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MED CENTER DEAL Continued from Front Cover of sources different notions regarding where Mount Sinai really stands in this venture of Simones, there has been nothing in writing clarifying that Mount Si

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover in Woodmere as a medical center for some 60 doctors and related healthcare services. That report may have been slightly premature, but we have been assured b

2012 NEW WORLD Of WINERY THE YEAR For the first time ever, a Kosher winery wins such an auspicious award Yarden Golan Heights Winery wins Wine Enthusiasts Wine Star Award for Best New World Winery o

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 8 buildings to yeshivas. The comparison is both misplaced and unfortunate. Al DAgostino of the firm of Minerva DAgostino of Valley Stream, the attorney for the Law

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 said that Simone is not indifferent to what is taking place in the community. He adds that Simone has commissioned further traffic studies to alleviate whatever

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MegaMedical Center Wants 10Year Tax Break Simone Healthcare Developments deal with Lawrence School District 15 includes provisions for a 10year property tax abatement on the proposed medical center in

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover Supermarket owners and managers say this is the week that shopping for the chag gets turned up a couple of notches as people seek to fill their shelves and cupbo

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 16 chicken, he has added other birds to the menu, as well as beef. The young man said that these few weeks prior to Pesach are the busiest of the year. I asked him hes

upwards of 22 per pound. The catch on this deal, Simon said, was that most of the matzos were broken. I asked him what good that was for him or anyone else, and he responded that if nothing else it wa

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 19 without prices. She says these orders are usually paid for in cash. This possibly means that women are trying to conceal the cost of some of these foods from their h

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover to speak. My topic was Mans Efforts versus Gds Will. In other words, when does one resign oneself to accepting his or her predicament as Gds will, an

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover shul it is in the mail too, and also at the doorbell. Maos chittim, of course, is providing for those local people who are struggling financially so that th

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Page 21 wear it saving yourself a trip to the doctor so you can daven longer, tzitzis that double as a Tshirt, preschechted chicken, and the list goes on and on.

Inwood Shuls 4th Annual Dinner Bais Tefilla of Inwood BTI and the entire Inwood community marked another milestone this past week with their 4th Annual Dinner, held at the Inwood Country Club on Sunda

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letters to THE EDITOR The Last Laugh Dear Editor, After reading Mordechai Schmutters article about dentists Like Pulling Teeth, March 8, I felt that a proper response was called for. This is especiall

Coalition Compromise Includes Yesh Atid and HaBayit HaYehudi COMBINED NEWS SOURCES A compromise presented by HaBayit HaYehudi Chairman Naftali Bennett on Wednesday means a government is finally being

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 28 us a lesson. The flooding that occurred was totally unexpected, but, as we all now know, if it happened once, it can happen again. It is understood that me

BTI Dinner Continued from Page 24 incredible hakaros hatov the shul members, as a youthful group, owe to their parents. He paid tribute to their chinuch and declared that we owe them so much. Many wou

Community News From Around The World Newly Released Sefer Dorash Dovid In English On Moadim By Chaim Gold Everyone prepares for Pesach Jewish women the world over are scrubbing and cleaning Men are ru

Pilot Wrote Im Going to Meet My Brother BY GIL RONEN Lt. Col. Noam Ron, a reserve IAF officer who was killed Tuesday when his Cobra helicopter crashed near Revadim, was buried Wednesday at the civilia

Community News Continued from Page 32 Kinus Hazkarah For Reb Yosef Friedenson, zl By Sarah Massry On Thursday, March 7, Agudath Israel of America hosted a Kinus Hazkarah for Reb Yosef Friedenson, zl.

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Community News Continued from Page 34 Harav Dovid Olewski, Rosh Mesivta Beis Yisroel of Ger, addressed the crowd next. Focusing on the phrase, Avad chasid min haaretz, he described Mr. Friedenson as a

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Here, Take It The Golds were packing to go away for Pesach. What should we do with my jewelry Mrs. Gold asked her husban

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 37 it back, he does so for those who are interested in purchasing it back at that time. If someone does not want to take possession of his chametz, it remains in t

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow The End . . . To Be Continued Daf yomi reached an important milestonecompleting Maseches Shabbos on Shabbos Chazak. I needed a dvar Torah that related to the

insights on THE TORAH Vayikra Sacrificial Lamb From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN Sacrifice is not a word one hears very often these days. It seems to pretty much have fallen out of our lexicon

insights on THE TORAH Stop Chatting Start Communicating. BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE The Talilei Oros brings down a beautiful dvar Torah from Rav Shach, ztl. The parashah begins with the word V

Israeli Wine Drink To Your Health BY ANNA HARWOOD This Pesach, if your four glasses at the Seder table contain an Israeli red wine, you may be ensuring a clean bill of health. Research newly released

amount of a potent antioxidant as similar UK wine studied. The study suggests that it may be the high levels of sunlight which aids antioxidant production in the grapes grown in Israel. We are incredi

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and remain uninformed about their religious requirements. By neglecting this crucial step, they choose to accept a far greater burden than is recommended, thereby creating more stress and anxiety than

Realignment In The Zionist State Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER Back in 1980, when I was a young medical officer newly inducted into the IDF, as part of the officers course we were taken on a walkin

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insights on THE TORAH Vayikra Floury Thoughts BY RABBI YITZCHOK D. FRANKEL AGUDATH ISRAEL OF THE FIVE TOWNS When a person brings to Hashem a korban that is a grain offering, his korban shall be of fi

minchah has five types of frying that were stated regarding it. It is so the poor person will have intention to include the five parts of his nefesh along with the minchah that he offers from five typ

Remembering The South BY ANNA HARWOOD This Pesach, as we celebrate the Jewish Peoples redemption from the depth of slavery, let us not forget Southern Israel, which is still suffering from the afteref

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz for 8 minutes until golden on the bottom. Carefully flip molds with spatula and towel, and cook other side for 5 minutes. Remove to plate and take out of mold. Can also be

Basket Case BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Recently, our shul organized a game of shul basketball. Shul basketball is like real basketball, except that the players spend half the time hunched over and panting

People dont really say Excuse me a lot in basketball. There is a lot of yelling, though. Because apparently, when someone on your team has the ball, youre supposed to yell, Here Like youre calling a d

HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY MORE THAN SIX MILLION REASONS TO ACT YOM HASHOAH N. Y. ASSOCIATION OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS NATIONAL COUNCIL OF YOUNG ISRAEL NCSY, NEW YORK REGION OU, ORTHODOX UNION ZIONIST O

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Are Your Heaviest Earning Double Chag Kosher VSameach Earn Double Points on your Pesach shopping and all year round with your HAS Advantage card. Earn 2 points for every 1 spent at your participat

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WiedermanFrancis Scholarship Awarded At Lander On Sunday, March 3, Lander College of Arts and Sciences LAS in Flatbush held a ceremony to present the first Professor Faigie WiedermanFrancis Memorial

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Remembering The South Continued from Page 54 supplies at the beginning of the school year. The children are able to study because they receive two hot meals a day and studying at school is complemente

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Gush Katif Museum Continued from Page 65 on the visit, remembering it to be a brutal reminder of what happens when politicians make decisions that dont involve their brains. He bemoaned the folly of t

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ New Sequel To Denver Dreams On Sunday, I had the privilege of interviewing Susie Garber of Kew Gardens Hills. Several years ago I attended one of Susies writing w

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News From The Hills Continued from Page 68 one. She teaches kids from ages six to adults well into their senior years. She also writes a column for Hamodia and Queens Jewish Link. She is planning to o

Jews of all backgrounds and age groups throughout the Queens community. A touching 6minute video zeroing in on Chazaqs amazing accomplishments was produced by AK Studio. Mr. Boruch Singer was honored

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, When my parents divorced 12 years ago, I was 15 years old. It was very hard on me and my siblings. Even though I knew that they didnt get along, often fought,

ing you walk up on stage to receive your diploma in order for the other parent to be there. Though your parents most likely didnt set out to bring this sort of ugliness into your life and the lives of

Machberes Inside The Chassidic And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM Rabbi Dovid Schustal At Kollel Shomrei Hachomos Rabbi Dovid Zvi Schustal, Rosh Yeshiva Beth Medrash Govoha, traveled to

human remains were uncovered. Since that time, Polands collective Jewish communal organization had been negotiating to reclaim the cemetery. The local municipality, in response to increasing internati

Machberes Continued from Page 75 of 40,000, with an initial deposit of 400. That today is the location of Satmars main beis medrash in Boro Park, and continues to serves as a yeshiva location. Next wa

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Photo Prose Continued from Page 76 the operator actually had skills was another matter. In the days of film, probably not one in a hundred weddings were shot with a great deal of filmmaking skill. Mos

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Tosafos Highlighted At Dirshus Masechta Shabbos Siyumim BY CHAIM GOLD When I finished the entire Shas with Dirshu, I thought, There is no more room for any more Shas in my head. I am full. I have take

According to Rabbi Moshe Berger, director of Dirshus operations in Cleveland, the Cleveland siyum this coming Sunday will be graced by HaGaon Harav Shlomo Eisenberger, shlita, rosh yeshiva of the Tels

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Rabbi Wakslak Delivers NYS Assembly Invocation Rabbi Dr. Chaim Wakslak, whose leadership during the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy is credited with facilitating the recovery and un

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 83 and welcoming environs of this cheerful venue, watching TV while your clothes wash, you will see why this highly recommended laundromat, conveniently locat

BBYs Dinner 2013 Bnos Bais Yaakovs annual dinner is always a celebration of students achievements, teachers dedication, and Sincerity and erlichkeit are the hallmarks of this special couple. Yaakov an

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 84 the recent hurricane and flooding and ask, Which Tehillim shall we say Benji and Bashi Fish were presented with the Young Leadership Award for the Torah L

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 93 of wild berry fruits and minimal tannins for immediate enjoyment. A great foodpairing wine. Mevushal. 2011 vintage. Limited production with grapes sourced

Rabbi Binaymin Kamenetzky, Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky, Binyamin Zev Ross, Aaron Boehm, Rabbi Yehoshua Zucker 5thgrade rebbi, Daniel Cywiak, and Rabbi Chanina Herzberg in front of a replica of the Mizb

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 95 boxes and contained the Luchos, Torah, and mon. Menachem Kunin, Shmuel Siegel, and Dani Sturm crafted the Meno Beaches, shluchim to Long Beach, Lido Beach

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Community News Continued from Page 36 While some contestants played piano and guitar, others beatboxed. Finkelman marveled at the staggering display of talent during the first round alone and describe

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BBY Dinner Continued from Page 85 thing in between. Their joint chasadim have created an open and inviting home where all are welcome. The Zoldans are raising their children in earned the respect, ad

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Community News Continued from Page 98 four days later, narrowing the field of adult and junior competitors down to a total of just 12 contestants. All five rounds will be videotaped and produced as a

Jewish Education, Taken Personally BY DONI JOSZEF Take it personally. Contrary to common misconception, Judaism is not a onesizefitsall type of deal. The Torah appreciates and accommodates our smorgas

This means training and guiding each student based on his or her particular predisposition and personal nature. But if you force it upon him against his nature, he will abide by your instruction in th

A Good Eye BY RABBI AVI SHAFRAN One thing I was not prepared to find when I scanned the oped page of The New York Times this past Friday was reference to the perennial dilemma of what berachah, or ble

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin from the year prior and some juice boxes that I bought now since I can no longer find them in the regular chametz aisles and I can use now or later, etc..

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Community News Continued from Page 103 up, knobs are spun, meter readings are checked, antennas are aimed and the Mishpacha Hebrew for family Network is on the air on the 20meter amateur radio band at

Community News Continued from Page 109 families in the Israeli city of Okafim. Most of the money for the food items was raised by LCW students with the rest subsidized by the college. You did somethin

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CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 116 For example, the deeper significance of the korbanos animal offerings that were offered on the Altar in the Holy Temple is that man should sublimate the anima

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insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters The Artist And The Temple A common conception is that human creativityparticularly artistic creativitywill flourish only under conditions of unbridled

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