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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover It is a late Wednesday afternoon in this solid beach resort of a city, and there we are in suits and ties, some sporting hats, the women dressed in their stylish

We consulted our rabbinical authorities on how to deal with the elevator situation over yom tov and Shabbos, and for the most part that worked out rather well. The matter was still a challenge conside

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 7 exactly the opposite of what Obama supporters say the deal will accomplishit allows the Iranians to legally become a nuclear power. What about this awful and pote

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 gration Coalition, will also be speaking at the conference. A frequent defender of Sarsour online, Awawdeh has called on the world to come to grips that Israel i

LUACH October 19October 28 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 30 Tishrei Erev Shabbos CALENDAR Friday, October 20 1st day Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan Daf yomi Sanhedrin 96 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 12 chol hamoed. A few days after we saw the ad, Goldie booked us for a workshop, and on chol hamoed we hopped into the car for the 90minute drive to Karnei Shomron

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover replace the income What midstream I have no contract here, and I am dissatisfied. You need to ask a rabbi. This is my parnassah This conversation happens hu

He writes that this is true even though nowadays people generally hire a babysitter for the entire year. If, however, payments are made by the employer every month, then the term is considered for the

FACEBOOK ADS Continued from Page 17 close on their face who has paid for them. Importantly, this would cover digital and mail political advertisements, the vast majority of which are unregulated in Ne

tion. We can no longer allow hidden political groups to use the bullhorn of social media and other outlets to broadcast falsehoods whilst hiding behind a screen of anonymity or false identification. T

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 19 Rally Free Lunch For All TeachNYS, a project of the Orthodox Union, along with Jewish and Muslim community leaders, students, Public Advocate Letitia James, a

Eric Ulrich. Its discrimination its an injustice. New York Citys universal free school lunch program is a dramatic step forward for the health and wellbeing of our children. But we must make sure that

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POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 21 initiative. Every donation counts and will make a big impact. Donations of nonperishable food, bottled water, diapers, baby food, batteries, femininehygiene pr

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POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 23 some of the stress and frustration that can stem from the difficult search families and individuals often go through. During the event I was approached by so m

As a state senator, Martins enacted a historic series of balanced, ontime state budgets while cutting state taxes on middleclass families to the lowest level in 50 years, enacting the state propertyta

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 29 Currently, most unclaimed bodies of the indigent are cremated. The bill was initially introduced to address the shortage of available cadavers for scientific s

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POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 30 the concerns of the Orthodox community. After much discussion and consultation with expert rabbinic authorities, Rabbi Soroka worked with Leader Brady to craft

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Can Respect Be Taught Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q Ive noticed that my children are lacking in basic middos. My kids dont hold doors open for people, and wont run and grab packages

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YidParenting Continued from Page 34 sitivity. Its not necessarily a reflection on you. Give it some time. I would also not harp on the negative. If your daughter didnt offer the UPS driver a drink, do

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Break Up The Pity Party Dear Esther, Recently I learned that my friend Ruthie received some terrible, heartbreaking news about one of her children. While Ruthie and I are not best friends, weve known

ing in another persons experience, rather than standing separate from it, observing it, possibly judging it, and reacting from a distinctly different arena. We are joining hands, so to speak therefore

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Itching For A Prize BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER There shouldnt be just one prize ceremony for scientists. Yes, theres the Nobel Prize, but how many scientists win that Every school science fair gives kids

Itching For A Prize Continued from Page 41 the doorway at once. Or have everyone sneak in while the guy is asleep and then yell, Surprise Speaking of things that make you itch, the prize for literatur

The Sunni Nations And The Jordanian Option Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER On September 1, 1967, the Arab League summit delivered the Three Noesno to peace with Israel, no recognition of Israel, and

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Tidbits From Israel Continued from Page 43 the Jewish people, and at the same time satisfy those Palestinian Arabs with the political aspiration of controlling their own destiny. After nearly 100 year

intentions devarim shebalev are often not considered, where circumstances clearly indicate so, we follow the presumption. Here, Mr. Hoffman clearly donated in response to the gabbais erroneous stateme

Fresh Families BY JAMIE GELLER JOY OF KOSHER You all know my story. Youve seen it played out on TV. I often get comments like, Youre so much thinner in person, or after a particularly long holiday se

ing at the same time including me. Its just totally overwhelming. When can I schedule in eating healthy and all the meal planning that goes along with it when I am just trying to keep this family of m

THANKSGIVING Continued from Page 49 Cloves. Rich and earthy, a great complement to lamb. They also taste great on apples, beets, squash, and sweet potatoes, as well as in curries, soups, and breads. N

Question Im going through a bad time in a relationship. Im putting up with it because so far hes the only considerate man Ive ever dated. The guy before this one was not a nice person, and he ended it

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Bugging Out BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Yom Kippur tractate 5. Sixtime Emmy winner Alan 9. Fire stacks 14. Sign from Gd 15. He killed a city of kohanim 16. Depart

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 51 ents new spouse with open arms. Adult children who discourage their parent from dating will go on a warpath should their parent remarry. It may sound selfish, but y

self observed, after a persons allotted lifetime, the body goes to the ground, silent as a stone, and only the soul continues to exist, flying like a bird. The physical body, which housed the soul, ma

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REAL ESTATE Continued from Page 55 runs at the same time to buy snow meltand the stores run out when it is most inconvenient. If you have a snowblower, make sure it is in a convenient spot, and check

Covered In Style Continued from Page 57 tington, Patchogue, Brooklyn, and Scarsdalethe company has all products on display seven days a week in all showroom locations. Unifieds team of over 20 inhome

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Mikveh Continued from Page 58 Are there any other ways to mitigate the difficulties of going to the mikveh Friday night, for example, going Friday before nightfall instead The Shulchan Aruch Yoreh Dea

the festivals, it is still the custom for her to eat meat. This would seem to present a solution the woman can wear makeup, eat her Shabbat meal with the family or the guests, and then go to the mikve

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 61 Hashems ways are mysterious and beyond us. Still, is there any way we can understand the reason for and the manner of the death of Rabbi Yehuda ben Bava The Iy

after him. Yes, he built his Ark, but did he reach out to those who never saw it Did he shout out to his contemporaries that doomsday was really coming Ever since Noach, this is the mission of anyone

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CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 63 Understandably, this applies not only to the Torahs commandments, but to its stories although all the stories recounted actually transpired in all their detail

430 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Mishnah Berurah Rabbi Shmuel Grossman 500 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Magid Shiur Rabbi Shmuel Grossman 515 am Y.I. of Woodmere Magid Shiur Rabbi Rafael Fink 530 am Chofet

Alzheimers Disease And Cardiovascular Health From The Commuting Doc BY LEONARD PIANKO, MD, FACC Alzheimers affects an estimated 5.5 million Americans, and this number is expected to climb because of t

Alzheimers Continued from Page 67 Preventive Care The strong link between Alzheimers and cardiovascular disease implies that many of the same preventive and disease management options used in the tre

Madraigos Rosh Hashanah retreat Madraigos members who shared their personal journeys. They expressed how, through the love and support of the Madraigos family, they came from places of great pain and

New Shul Social Hall Announced At Shor Yoshuv Simchas Beis HaShoeiva On Sunday night of chol hamoed Sukkos October 8, more than a thousand local residents attended a communitywide simchas beis hasho

Mr. Yisroel Wasser, Rabbi Yehuda Kamenetzky, Mr. Nesanel Ganz, Councilman Anthony DEsposito, Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky, Rabbi Dovid Greenblatt, and TOH Supervisor Anthony Santino Rabbi Mordechai Kam

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 69 and growth for all participants. Neighbors and members of the community opened their hearts and homes to host the participants while meals before and after

Free Cancer Screening At South Nassau, October 29 Do you or does someone you love need a breast cancer screening Senator Todd Kaminsky, South Nassau Communities Hospital, and Assemblywoman Melissa Mil

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 75 ing freshmen. The seniors show the freshmen around school and give them advice not only on how to survive but how to conquer high school and have the best

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 76 mittee chairpersons spoke with students about their respective clubs and showed pictures and videos of some of the amazing accomplish ments from the past

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 78 The HALB families responded to this chesed opportunity in a major way and together demonstrated a kiddush Hashem while helping the Jewish community of Puer

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 80 shofar material The four sessions were divided by grade level and ended with students asking questions about what they had seen. When asked what her favori

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 82 that opportunity. Rabbi Cohens 12thgrade Gemara shiur took the ini tiative to visit Kulanu and build a sukkah for them. Once the sukkah was built, the stu

YUHSB To Host Alumni Athletics Reunion, October 29 On Sunday, October 29, Yeshiva University High School for Boys will host a special program for former MTA and BTA athletes, as one of the culminating

Community News Continued from Page 91 access to a caring community of teachers and mentors, and the resources of Yeshiva University, our bnei Torah have an unparalleled experience where interests are

YU And The World Of Tomorrow, October 22 We live in a rapidly changing world technology, medicine, education, and communications are progressing and shifting in fundamental ways, said Rabbi Dr. Ari Be

Community News Continued from Page 93 erwise continued their research in the U.S. or Europe. Professor Popovtzer received early support in her career from two Americanbased foundations, serving at var

Bnai Zion Foundation Hosts Gala NYC Dinner Bnai Zion Foundation, which supports humanitarian projects in Israel that improve the lives of thousands in need, will host a New York Gala Dinner on Thursda

Community News Continued from Page 95 the House of Rachels Children, purchased with all RCRF charity money in March 2001. A second RCRF sefer Torah was dedicated in 2005. Hundreds crowded the dedicati

Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal left meets with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Cairo in 2012 successor, a senior Egyptian official told Israel Hayom. Abbas is very old and not in good h

PostYom Tov Musings B Y P. S A M U E L S Its all a matter of attitude . . . By now, most of you probably have your schach tied up, your sukkah back in the garage, and your decorations stored away. But

Western Wall Dig Uncovers Ancient Roman Theater An ancient Roman theater was uncovered during excavations of the Western Wall tunnels in Jerusalem. The discovery of the 200seat theater structure from

Community Celebrates New 4thPrecinct Headquarters On the afternoon of Tuesday, October 17, under a bright blue sky, a large turnout of representatives from our communitys many Torah institutions joine

Nassau County Legislator Howard Kopel, Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, NYS Assemblywoman Melissa Miller, NYS Senator Todd Kaminsky, Commanding Officer Inspector Lee M. Steinberg, Rabbi Mordechai K

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