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THOUGHT POLICE Continued from Front Cover The Post, he mused, should think about how its stable of vituperative farright columnists helps to generate such hate. He went on to write that the event is f

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover and newspapers demonstrate the ability to step back and not just analyze what they are covering but how they cover it. Even more interesting for many of us is wh

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 9 years after we began publishingthe objective was to cut us off at the pass and emulate other papers in New York like The Jewish Week and the Forward by trying to be t

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 for the moment that the case was not about whether Menachem Zivotofskys passport could list his birthplace as Jerusalem, Israel, but about war and peace. This, h

he writes. Jerusalem hovers over the mantle of the planet somewhere between this and the next world. So if the justices decided that Jerusalem is not or cannot be Israels capital city, they were right

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GIMMEL TAMMUZ Continued from Front Cover To gain a deeper appreciation for the impact that the Rebbe had during his lifetime and in the aftermath of his physical demise, it is necessary to see the 3rd

letters to THE EDITOR Censuring The Censor Dear Editor, Rabbi Yair Hoffman wrote an excellent critique of Marc Shapiros book Changing the Immutable Censorship in Judaism, May 29. Although R Hoffmans c

Based on my firsthand knowledge, I can say with confidence that the severity of Pollards sentence is a result of an almost visceral dislike of Israel and the special place it occupies in our foreign p

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 17 pass off his boss as a staunch friend is not merely disrespectful but downright insulting. This crowd was fed up with being fed a line of garbage after sev

LUACH June 1July 9 July 18June 27 ZIP Code 11516 1 Tammuz Thursday, June 18 2nd day Rosh Chodesh Tammuz 2 Tammuz Friday, June 19 Daf yomi Nedarim 26 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 18 Queens Jewish Community Council presents Shalom Yerushalayim. Tuesday, June 23, 730930 p.m. at the Hillcrest Jewish Center, 18302 Union Turnpike. The Jewish

Baruch Hashem, with longevity, such a large family, and all offspring having large families, the number of simchas weddings, engagements, bar mitzvahs, and brisos multiply. The reality, however, is th

Machberes Continued from Page 21 ztl 19482015, who served as the rav of the kehillah in Boro Park. Rabbi Yisroel, the father of the kallah, is the soninlaw of Rabbi Mordechai Stein, Foltechaner Rav of

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Political Roundup Continued from Page 22 In order to be eligible for this state incometax adjustment, homeowners who used retirement funds to rebuild would have to meet the following criteria 1 own a

Chaskel Bennett, Peter Rebenwurzel, Borough President Eric Adams, Leon Goldenberg, Josh Mehlman, Avi Schick, and Hashi Herzka on the busy agenda, as the communitys number one priority. As political l

Sheitels From Ones Own Hair Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN It is a question that seems to be on the mind of a number of people. And people of all ages seem to be asking it. What is the halacha

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insights on THE TORAH Touros Lander Colleges Celebrate 41st Commencement Touro College celebrated its 41st annual commencement exercises at Avery Fisher Hall in Lincoln Center on Sunday, May 31, awar

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OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz The Hitchhiker I was driving home this afternoon and picked up a hitchhiker who was also going to Bet Shemesh. I try to pick people up when I can. This may sound s

Shemesh. So I decided to take a page from his book and chat with my passenger. After chatting about where he and I lived about a fiveminute drive from each other, he asked me where I came from origina

world is, and you cant argue with realitywhich is closer to what I see happening than the nicesounding ideas. And then I feel guilty because I know thats a failure of bitachon. Any thoughts you have a

also become desirable for the frumfrombirth to get heavily involved in kiruv. The result of this wonderful trend is that people now have many friends who are baalei teshuvah. They are more accepted an

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Season well. Just like any food you make, grilled vegetables come alive with the right seasoning. Be sure to season vegetables well with salt and pepper before or after gr

Send Them Packing BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER The following is a packing list for things your kids need in camp. Its possible the camp already sent you a packing list, but theres a pretty good chance you a

Send Them Packing Continued from Page 35 protection for the back of your sons neck, which is good because thats the part that gets irritated by the ironon labels. 37. Sunglasses. So your kid doesnt ha

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BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Larger Than Life Yoram Stein was moving and put up his house for sale. Mr. Rubin arranged to come see it. Yoram took Mr.

there be a difference if I had called in advance and canceled A. Generally, canceling a scheduled service call involves the issue of mechusar amanahnot keeping ones word. In a circumstance in which th

All In The Family My Journey BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN There are several expressions that therapists use that you dont often hear in ordinary everyday talk. One such expression is showing up for someone o

soup Im not good at this game I always have several answers to each question. When I asked what everyones favorite sillysounding words were, I got all kinds of responses, such as discombobulated, sass

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Ignorance Is Bliss A person never knows where, when, or how angst is going to rear its ugly head and find a way into his or her life. Things have a way of j

Good Times At MTA MTA LEAD Gives Final Pitches After months of preparation, the finalists of the MTAYeshiva High School for Boys LEAD Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Advisement, Development program have

MTA Continued from Page 43 just returned from his studies in Eretz Yisrael, joined his younger brother Eli, a sophomore, in celebration of his completion of Maseches Megillah. I just couldnt miss the

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LI LIVING CENTER Continued from Front Cover beautiful luxury residence to call their own. At the Living Center, you will discover outstanding caregivers and extraordinary care, tailored to your prefer

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Aging In Place With Home Care BY ANITA KAMIEL , RN, MPS Aging in place is defined by the Centers for Disease Control as the ability to live in ones own home and community safely, independently, and co

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Renewal Provides Hope In Kidney Disease Battle BY YAEL DORFMAN Kidney disease is a stealthy but ruthless assailant, ravaging the bodies of millions throughout the world. The majority of sufferers are

conditions similarly affect the blood vessels, putting undue pressure on the kidneys, and decreased cardiac output prevents the kidneys from functioning appropriately. Q Can kidney failure be prevente

Grandell Rehabilitation And Nursing Care The StandardBearer In Senior Care BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Grandell Rehabilitation and Nursing Care, located in picturesque Long Beach, represents an industry

Getting To Know The Haym Salomon Home BY DAVID SCHOENBLUM, LNHA Ever since its establishment in the 1950s, the Haym Salomon Home for Nursing And Rehabilitation has been focused on providing its reside

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OnSite Physical Occupational Therapy Having trouble walking up the stairs Having trouble getting out of your bed or moving between rooms Are basic daily activities becoming more challenging Is transp

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I was married to Dov for less than two years. Everyone thought I landed the catch of the century. He was goodlooking, smart, from a good familyeveryone though

ence with women who are asking you specifically about Dovs personality, but it is your duty to share what you know. It sounds as though Dov is charming enough to trick another innocent young woman int

Ladies First Serenity Now Healing The Natural Way BY DEBORAH ROTHMAN, L.AC., DIPL. AC. It is a common misconception that acupuncture is primarily used for back pain, joint pain, and headaches. While a

Preventing Womens Cancers Experts Weigh Options Choose life. On Sunday, June 7, forty deeply caring people from across the Orthodox spectrum and beyond struggled with just what that edict means when t

BRCA TESTING Continued from Page 59 at CUMC, presented a medical overview of the risk factors of breast cancer and the BRCA genetic mutations. Dr. Crew explained that while only 1 in 400 women in the

Every doctor and genetic counselor in the room can say that he has seen patients saved because of testing and every doctor and genetic counselor can say hes seen patients die because they werent. Its

Insights From Touro Research Fun and games after school boost autistic kids motor skills. An afterschool program for children with autism featuring activities ranging from golf to yoga to indoor surfi

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Calvary Hospital Where Every Life Is Precious BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER From its inception in 1899, Calvary Hospital has been faithfully devoted to providing palliative care to adult patients in the a

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Fathers Day BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Dan 6. Sadducees, e.g. 10. Dosage amts. 14. In conflict with, with of 15. Billionaire Carlos Slim or running back Roy 16. A

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CALVARY Continued from Page 65 halachah kosher meals and chalav Yisrael products available upon request a kosher hospitality room, with two microwave ovens, two refrigerators, and sink celebration of

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CALVARY Continued from Page 70 started with a small room which eventually morphed into a spacious selfservice kosher food pantry at the Bronx campus, stocked by Chesed 247 and Satmar Bikur Cholim. The

June News From MAY Mesivta Ateres Yaakovs Top Honorees The highest awardees in Mesivta Ateres Yaakovs graduating class exemplify the values and virtues of the mesivta. This year, the mesivta has chose

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MAY News Continued from Page 73 there to speak with, learn with, or seek advice fromwith a smile on his face. He makes an absolute effort to show the proper respect to everyone, no matter the circumst

MAY News Continued from Page 75 how cognizant the boys are about the dangers of Internet exposure and their desire to protect themselves. In honor of the incredible response to this campaign, the Mesi

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Voluminous Vegetation We are planting. I have been planting for years, but I never really planted from seeds. I remember when my Bubby Rose whose 20th yahr

Sara Schenirer Institute To Offer Accounting Program BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER It is no surprise to those in the field that graduates of the Institute for Special Education at Sara Schenirer are among

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen A Trip Down Memory Lane I thought to share a little nostalgia this week with those who grew up in the Brooklyn area that years ago we called Prospec

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Todays Kitchen Where Beautiful Interiors Begin BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER With its recent grand opening in the Five Towns, Todays Kitchen is fast becoming the premier source for gorgeous and exclusive

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS HALB Readathon The Hebrew Academy of Long Beachs second grade recently held a readathon to raise money for the Gift of chair in psychology and Jewish education at the graduate sc

families, their communities, and indeed the worldwide Jewish community. The conversation was wideranging. We talked about Rabbi Krinskys first meeting with the Rebbe as a teenager, the Rebbes involvem

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 84 FTMI is proud to be able to provide babysitting on site throughout the duration of the event for those families in need, and light refreshments will be ava

Howard Zemser at the siyum honoring his son Siyum for Justin Zemser, ah for toil, Rabbi Feiner stated that Justin personified this ideal, investing all of his energies and singleminded focus into ev

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 87 Making of Behavioral Economics. Meet the Author Book Club members immediately recognized Professor Kahnenman as they went to meet him at a lecture held at

themselves had received from the talmidim. Rabbi Lewis Wienerkur, one of the rebbeim who joined the siyum, happily informed me that that very morning his senior students had completed Masechet Makkot

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 89 Flipping The Classroom At SKA Faculty members at the Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls had the opportunity on Monday, June 15, to revisit the Flippe

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 90 bakashah as they ask Hashem to please rebuild the Beis HaMikdash speedily in our days. The tefillahbased graduation parade centered around a magnificent mo

Adam Kaufman on guitars, the guests left spiritually uplifted and happy to have made so many new connections. Following the event, the DNM YUC staff received over 165 requests of interest from the men

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 97 her personal knowledge of Tanach. In her senior year, Adina worked diligently as part of the layout committee for her yearbook. In seventh grade, Adina wa

to grow in areas of Torah and ahavat Yisrael. Eliana participated in Torah Bowl this year and has a deep appreciation for Torah and learning Tanach. Eliana was one of the Hebrew editors for the Shulam

insights on THE TORAH mezuzah Moshe answered that it did. Korach scoffed at the idea, ridiculing Moshe. The little mezuzah contains but two chapters of Torah, the Shema Yisrael. A whole houseful of b

Community News From Around The World Rebbetzin Aidel Miller Offers Segulos Rebbetzin Aidel Miller from Yerushalayim is known for being blessed with tremendous siyatta dShmaya and the zchus to be a sha

Community News Continued from Page 101 been completed. Now, the sefer Torah gifted by the Chicago community is the fourth one to join this family of sifrei Torah. This sefer Torah will go from shivah

News Briefs From Israel Plight Of Syrias Druze Population Strikes Chord In Israel By Zack Pyzer Syrias everdeepening civil war has for the first time put the countrys 800,000 strong population under t

SelfBranding Continued from Page 103 ier and more effective than aggressive harassment. Dont Take Yourself Too Seriously. Having a blog or a Twitter following doesnt make us the arbiters of Truth. Lot

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