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See Page 2 See Page 33 See Page 17 See Page 17 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 11 NO. 43 13 TAMMUZ 5771 JULY 15, 2011 FROM THE EDITOR BY LARRY GORDON INSIDE Letters A Souls Journey Dr. Bernie Kastner

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover strengthen, fortify, and improve things in the Jewish state Could it be that the good news about those who have dedicated their lives to building a stronger

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 4 the early 20th century or those who indulge in todays contemporary form of pioneering, we often think in terms of heroes. The founders, movers, and shakers of NBN

Join Daf HaYomi BHalacha The Largest Daily Halacha Program in the World. Knowledge of halacha is critical to living as a Jew. In fact, the Chofetz Chaim ztl writes in his hakdama to Mishna Berurah, C

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 8 he was by the idea of accelerated American aliyah. The manat this point in his mid80srelated to the rabbi that he arrived in Israel in the aftermath of the Holoca

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover achically be able to carry or wheel a carriage on the streets of Westhampton on Shabbos. Its about observant Jews being denigrated and vilified because of what a

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 11 The writer of the anonymous prose also displays ample ignorance when he states An eiruv is not Jewish law. It is a convenience for UltraOrthodox. And it states furth

LONE SOLDIERS Continued from Front Cover tion he made aliyah from Philadelphia in 2002 and joined the paratroopers. In the summer of 2006, Michael was given leave to visit his family in the United Sta

YOUR VOTE Continued from Front Cover seats. The politicians in Albany have decided that if a Democrat wins the 9th CD, the seat will be eliminated, further reducing the clout of the Jewish influencean

LONE SOLDIERS Continued from Page 13 civilian life is difficult for all soldiers. Lone soldiers struggle much more because they lack the support of a broader social network of family, friends, and com

A Parenting Reminder From The Other Side Of The Bench BY DAVID J. SEIDEMANN, ESQ. Journalism is in many ways a lastminute endeavor. I had written a humorous piece for this weeks column, but events of

letters to THE EDITOR A, O Donors Needed Dear Editor, A wonderful 12yearold boy has been diagnosed with cancer and is in desperate need of Type A or O blood. Anyone who has this blood type knows how r

The Fun Begins At OHELs Camp Kaylie Campers at the groundbreaking Camp Kaylie Boys Summer Camp a camp for kids of all abilities. Evening Sponsored By FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE UNITY BASEBALL GAME UN AT

Scaturro for Congress While working for the US Senate Judiciary Committee as Counsel for the Constitution in 2007, Frank Scaturro worked on Attorney General Mukaseys Senate confirmation. They reunite

These are the families of the Shimonites twenty two thousand and two hundred Bamidbar 2614 The commentaries explain this large reduction in Shimons population as due to the fact that the Shimonites we

Where Less Can Be More BY RABBI AVI SHAFRAN Can she have a cookie with a PentagonK on the box the voice on the phone asked and, after receiving my polite but negative response a PentagonKnow the Defen

LESSONS FROM A TRAGEDY Continued from Page 15 Perfect Fo Shabbo r s Platters at Make Gre ts Gif Freshly Squeezed Juices Gourmet Sorbet Homemade Soups G Fruit Sauces Dressings Marinades Fruit Platte

to the police department to turn in a child molester. This week, the beis din in Crown Heights ruled that there is no prohibition of mesirah when dealing with a child molester. A few months ago, Aguda

Ohels Guide Continued from Page 23 While we are acknowledging the horrors of this story, we also want to talk about the more common challenges and dangers that our children face every day. 7. An impo

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THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Quick Summer Meals In the summertime, everything seems relaxed and carefree. We like to take it easy on long summer days, and cooking for the family should be just as sim

A Souls Journey The Essence Of Summer During Sleep Focus On Fashion BY MIRI URBACH BY DR. BERNIE KASTNER I find it curious that people are very concerned about what happens to them after they die, but

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Out On The Boardwalk I have often wondered what part nostalgia plays in the likes and dislikes of buyers looking for homes to purchase. When someone

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Summertime and the living is easy. Things slow down. Most organizational events and functions are on hold until the new year. Sundays are for outdoor activities an

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin The Sky Is Falling Sometimes people say the rain kept them up all night. Somehow, the sound of falling rain has a calming effect on me. The pitterpatter ou

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I am the oldest of my siblings. From the time that I was really very young, my mother always treated me as though I was her best friend in addition to being h

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Saved By Tuna Fish Never did it occur to me that eating only kosher food might pay off in more mundane ways that have nothing to do with Jewish observance.

Fifty of us were called and asked to step to the front. From there we were ushered into a smaller room that resembled an oversized jury box. We filed in, took seats, and awaited further instruction. A

Thats The Way It Is Continued from Page 33 questioning. One woman, obviously determined not to serve on any jury, was saying that she was racially biased the defendant was African American, that she h

You Win Some, You Lose Some BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER I recently started working out at the kosher gym. And by started, I mean that Ive gone three times, two of which were strictly for the purposes of th

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Going To A Festival A couple of Fridays ago marked the only Friday until August that all our family would be free. No school. No camp. No nothing. So we planned a

The magicianjuggler put on a great show. battle with cancer, Goldie was buoyed by the outpouring of support and tefillah generated by our family and friends and also, overwhelmingly, by you, the read

Win Some, Lose Some Continued from Page 35 going back and forth through the book looking for something to do with the last 10, and my wife said, How about the yearlong gym membership and I said, Are y

News From The Hills Continued from Page 29 The group hopes to bring in more diverse speakers which will ultimately attract a greater population of students. In order to maximize the potential growth o

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters The True Zealot And Gd spoke to Moshe, saying Pinchas, the son of Elazar, the son of Aharon the Kohen, turned away My wrath from the Children of Israel

personal prejudices and inclinations are involved, he ceases to be a zealot. This may be why the law that zealots smite him falls under the unique legal category of halachah vein morin kein, a law tha

Netanyahu Infuriates The Left Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER Former senior officials who have hinted at imminent disaster under Netanyahus leadership are unable to accept the achievements and accomp

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Urgent Kashrus Announcement Regarding Atlantic Beach Food Stands Rabbi Tzvi Flaum, chairman, and Rabbi Dovid Weinberger, cochairman, of the Vaad Harabanim of Far Rockaway and Law

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 43 As the longtime chief of staff to Nettie Mayerson, Mike Simanowitz has been a tireless advocate for residents of the 27th Assembly district, said Rep. Crow

A Five Towns Simcha PHOTOS BY IRA THOMAS CREATIONS Kaylee Kampf, daughter of Ricky and Anat Kampf of Memphis, married Andy Stahler, son of Mark and Eta Stahler of Lawrence Bay Park, at Marina Del Ray

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 44 Sabler, student government president and a Long Island native currently based in Israel. We want to raise awareness about the new poor and learn about the

each week, participants learn an amud of Mishnah Berurah, and two days are devoted to intense chazarah. They can either attend one of the many shiurim that are given on this topic, dial in to kol halo

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Avnets Woodmere Campus In Full Swing The Avnet Woodmere Campus, a.k.a. The Boys Sports Fraternity, has officially begun their actionpacked baseball season. Each team proudly dons their sponsored jerse

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 47 es, the owners said, will help make customers wardrobe more modular when they have good staples. They can add a few fun pieces to round off the wardrobe. S

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Gefilte Fish, Cottage Cheese, And Scotch Recently, there was a boycott started in Israel against local cottagecheese manufacturers. Consumers complained, Why

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 50 Now, with the release of Ahavas Hashem, you can savor Jewish music at its best at your leisure. A treasure trove of musical gems, this is no ordinary debut

on the opportunities available to graduates in the real estate field. Speaking from his own successful experience, Mr. Goldenberg offered a broad and insightful overview of issues that a junior accoun

The Car Therapist BY ESTHER MAX Wheels To Lease Those of us who send kids off to sleepaway camp know that the prep can be quite taxing, but the payoff is huge Please dont get me wrongI love my kids.

said that he learned much about the Italian Jewish community, and particularly the historic Roman Jewish community, from the many visits he received during his service in New York. He conducted severa

Community News From Around The World 245 North American Olim Depart On This Years First Charter Aliyah Flight Nefesh BNefesh is celebrating its tenth summer since its inaugural aliyah flight on July 8

It should be noted that Rabbi Karelitzs ruling relates to those Chuetas whose ancestors practiced strict endogamy down through the generations and did not intermarry. In order for their return to the

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 55 mation about Camp Nageela, visit World Jewish Congress Applauds Canadas Decision To Oppose Palestinian UDI The World Jewish Congress appl

The Land Called Palestine BY JACK WINNICK The Arab Spring is rife with violence as the Arab people strive to throw off the yoke of feudalism. Palestinian advocates would have us believe that the main

none of the Arab countries surrounding Israel does one find any of these niceties permitted to Jews in fact even Christians have little religious freedom here. We all know what happened in the war of


Vacation Update Continued from Page 63 cooking elective is our highestattended course. On Tuesday, she conducted two enthusiastic sessions in Camp Ramah. Rabbi Todd Zeff, who has directed Ramahs summe

Vacation Update Continued from Page 65 Kutshers Resort Offers Full And Bright Scholarship Institute, July 31August 3 Have you ever dreamed of going to college for a week, studying the essence of the c

Recipe For Making A Jewish Mamma . . . In Four Easy Steps B Y Y E H U D I S S A S H I T Z K Y, CPC A wellknown story set in Europe of yesteryear, in a tiny hovel of a home in a small Jewish town a car

Four Easy Steps Continued from Page 67 you a general overview of each of these parts so that you have an idea of what to do to ensure your simchas hachayim and ability to succeed in doing chesed insid

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