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Why did Tony Santino put the largest tax increases in his budget in the Five Towns and Atlantic Beach Because he doesnt care about you Santino spends our tax dollars giving huge salaries to his fri

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover weapons slung over their shoulders, as they serve and are committed to defending the Jewish state Next week, on Wednesday, November 8, the South Shore of Long I

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 11 ply forbidden by the rules to discuss. I recalled to Adam that a few years ago, I was sitting at Fridaynight dinner at the Old City home of Pamela and Abba Claman ne

LUACH November1July 9 11 July 3November ZIP Code 11516 14 Cheshvan Erev Shabbos CALENDAR Friday, November 3 Daf yomi Sanhedrin 110 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Pla

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover seems to be a sense out there that the battle is still ongoing. In that context, the bottom line is that though there are important political contests next w

Anthony Santino Laura Gillen outside income, which would disqualify King Sweeney and Blakeman from running for reelection because their incomes outside government exceed that of the new cap. It is u

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 15 reelect him to another fouryear term We either live in crazier times than we thought or we really do not understand what is at stake and what we are doing. The i

OPPORTUNITIES Continued from Front Cover been the secret behind any commitment that successfully came to fruition. The Torah itself provides this ingredient for success, when our mandate is that it sh

THE MENSCH ON THE BENCH REELECT Judge Gary Judge Gary KNOBEL District Court Judge KNOBEL District Court Judge Found Well Qualified for District Court and Supreme Court by the Nassau County Bar As

OPPORTUNITIES Continued from Page 17 fessional with a big workload. He leaves his home early and arrives home long after everyone is asleep. He felt disconnected from Torah, as it had been many years

Nassau County Court Judge from 20042015 Presided over the most serious felony cases in Nassau County Assistant District Attorney for 11 years specialized in narcotics and gang prosecutions Headed the

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NY RAMPAGE Continued from Front Cover Police said they had interviewed Sayfullo Saipov, 29, who is in the hospital after an officer shot him, ending the riverfront rampage on Tuesday. They said he app

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Rav S.A. Feivelson To Visit 5 Towns BY LARRY GORDON R Dovid Feivelson L, son of R Shmuel Avigdor Feivelson, with R Shmuel Lichtenstein R and Menashe Sprygal seated Rav Shmuel Avigdor Feivelson seate

Josh Mandel For Senate BY JOSEPH FRAGER, MD Although about a year away, the midterm elections of 2018 are shaping up to be one of the most intense ever. Although the pundits are already predicting tha

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Supervisor Anthony J. SANTINO Councilman Anthony DESPOSITO Stand Wit h Us Fighting B k A Fighting Back Against BDS ghting ghtin Ba ting BD DS Super Superv Supervisor San o and Co Supervisor Santino

Jew In The Citys Fifth Annual Awards Show BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER The stars will be coming out to shine this Sunday, as Jew in the City celebrates an incredibly accomplished and diverse group of ind

Getting To Know Customers Kitchen And Bath BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Customers Kitchen and Bath, a family enterprise, has successfully been in business for over 16 years. The company, which began in t

family. The treatment they get in our premises gives them the feeling that they are sitting with their family, along with receiving professional expertise. We pride ourselves in being a onestop source

Customers Continued from Page 31 Every one of our jobs is a standout project. When asked what he considers the most rewarding aspect of the business, Arjun responds with alacrity. What I find most rew

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Safer Torahs Continued from Page 32 Though to be fair, those kids dont come to school so they can learn stuff. I dont know that a couple of guys with walkietalkies are going to do much if anything act

thats the WAY IT IS Team Spirit Football players and team owners are on the minds of many people today. It all began last year when a player by the name of Colin Kaepernick decided he wanted to protes

Reading The Situation Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q. My son just turned 12, and he does not want to lein his bar mitzvah parashah since its too longand my husband insists that he mus

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Question While some of my friends only recently started dating, at 25 years old Im already a divorced man with a daughter. I want to remarry, but the type of girl I would be happy with is impossible f

looks department How one ages does not always have to do with numbers. Genetics, health, and general lifestyle are what play a major role in the external appearance of a person, male or female, at any

Hezekiyah Neighborhood Of Hebron To Be Rebuilt After nearly two decades, the Jewish community of Hebron has finally obtained building permits to renew the historic Hezekiyah Chezkiyahu quarter. The De

nity. Israels response was to cut funding to the United Nations body and to leave the organization this past week, following the United States example. The response to the narrative that suggests that

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Peregs Piquant PumpkinPie Promotion It started with latte. Soon it took over the world, from the cereal aisle to the cookie jar to the corner doughnut place. Were talking about pumpkin spice, the must

KOSHERFEST Continued from Page 45 entrich gems are allnatural, nonNGO, and packed fresh from harvest. Home cooks are discovering new ways to enjoy whole and julienned beets without the messy prep and

times of day and the redesign of synagogue spaces to make them userfriendly for all congregants. Think Tank. Establishing a think tank of women representing the diversity of the female Orthodox tiati

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Dough Adir Rebbe Abba says that on Shabbos, one is obligated to recite hamotzi on two loaves of bread Shabbos 117b. This is to commemorate the double portion

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 48 some of the grown produce for terumah. When the wheat is turned into dough, we set aside a portion for challah. So when we say hamotzi, we want the berachah to


Its Party Time Dear Esther, My son is turning 13 next year. He is one of the youngest boys in his class, so hes already been going to bar mitzvah celebrations left and right. My husband and I have bee

ruptcy, foreclosure, or other very ugly scenarios that no one wants to deal with. On the other hand, its hard for some parents to see their child as the odd man out, the only one who doesnt fill in th

Smile On Seniors Embraces Healthier Lifestyle Women And Heart Disease The Silent Killer From The Commuting Doc BY LEONARD PIANKO, MD, FACC Heart disease and stroke are the first and second leading cau

thirds of women who die suddenly from stroke or heart attack have experienced no previous symptoms, making cardiovascular illness a stealthy and silent killer. Furthermore, when women do experience sy


TUFF Love At Woodmere Fitness Club With Shulamith HS donation. A henna booth was set up by Yahel, who donated her henna art to participants in exchange for donations to Sharsheret. Yahel spoke to the

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IsraeliLed Team Discovers 72 Genetic Changes Causing Breast Cancer B Y J U D Y S I E G E L I T Z KO V I C H Seventytwo genetic changes that can lead to breast cancer have been discovered by an interna

Healthy Rainbows At Shulamith To coincide with Parashat Noach, the Shulamith Womens Organization SWO launched an Eat the Rainbow campaign. For one week, students were challenged to bring in a fruit or

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NoCost Gifts The holidays have passed, but the next batch of holidays is just beginning. Thanksgiving is around the corner, and people have already started thinking about Chanukah presents I think abo

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PSEG Upgrades For More Robust Electric System PSEG Long Island has made significant improvements to the transmission and distribution infrastructure, storm process, technology, and customer communicat

PSEG Continued from Page 69 there are coordination calls with municipalities, liaisons are located within the municipalities to enhance communications, and scheduled media updates are released and coo

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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

the Gemara is saying that learning Torah for that reason is dangerous, and learning with such ambitions can cause oneself great damage. For the Torah is a potent force that can be wielded for goodand

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 73 Sma, 23246 Pischei Choshen, Onaah 132326. Furthermore, the damage is not necessarily related to them, since sometimes a roasting pan does not become treif or ca

On the other hand, perhaps he wishes to reward the agent, e.g., he is friendly with the agent or is appreciative that the agent chose to purchase from him and wants to incentivize him to purchase from

FROM WHERE I STAND Continued from Page 75 in to make a better life for their children. But emigrating is expensive, and with limited resources one must make choices and prioritize. Many chose to do wi

three oz. packets, and oil 8.5 oz.. Every donation gets tripled. Here is how Every set of ingredients typically yields five challos. For every donation, Strauss Bakery and Yonis Pretzel Challah will

MTA Partners With NCSY On Leadership Training Mission MTA partnered with New Jersey NCSY to run a Leadership Training Mission to Houston, Texas, for sophomores and juniors, October 1822. For the past

Good Times At MTA Students Volunteer at Yad Leah. By Elishama Marmon MTA Class of 2020. Talmidim in Rabbi Kerners Gemara shiur at MTA YU High School for Boys recently took a trip to Yad Leah to pack c

Community News Continued from Page 79 participated in the event and enjoyed meeting one another as well as bonding with their sons and rebbeim. Educating and inspiring students happens when parents an

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Community News Continued from Page 80 bat. Shira Friedman 19 reflected on the Shabbat Project experience Its delightful that we are part of this project for everyone to observe Shabbat together. To ca

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Community News Continued from Page 82 ies at Bar Ilan University Israel advocacy and Yoram Raanan, contemporary Jewish artist culture, art, and sports. Additionally, the Lifetime Achievement awards we

Yochanan Samuels, Louise Linton, and Tammy Friedman at Shalva to raise him at home within their family and community, but made a promise that should they one day be able to connect with their son, th

Akiva and I were taking our usual Shabbos afternoon walk and he commented, Two weeks ago, we were walking in Yerushalayim and this week were here. tinues to be a strong neighborhood. We both thought

Chesed with YCQ When the sixthgrade girls arrived at the Cliffside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, they were greeted by many residents. They played a game together where they had to find someone w

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 87 benefit the doer. The phrase chesed yesovevenu was also incorporated into their theme, indicating that one should constantly be surrounded by chesed. The Che

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NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 88 wellattended, inspiring, fun, humorous, and delicious. Bnos Malka Cooking Series with Claires Kosher Kitchen. For the third consecutive year. 10 sessions for

Clark Valberg of InVision at WayFind tech open house Avi Singer, Rabbi Harry Rozenberg TRIO, Chaim Fried, Mordy Golding, Sruli Derdik, Natasha Srulowitz WayFind, Adele Dubin WayFind, Rachel Geisler,

Bring On The Rains I know that I write about this every year. But when you live near a desert, water is a primary resourceespecially when a major segment of your economy is agriculture. Water is liter

The Melody Of My Life BOOK REVIEWED BY YOCHANAN GORDON It is said that man represents an entire world. Chazal say that one who saves just one soul is considered to have saved an entire world. There is

Yossi Green Continued from Page 93 and whose sagacity he closely follows the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Reb Menachem Mendel Schneerson and the Ribnitzer Rebbe, Reb Chaim Zanvil Abramowitz, whom Reb Yossi had

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover minutes after Shabbos is over to drive you to the meeting site. Permitted Or Forbidden Before last week, most rabbis would have told you that it was forbid

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 103 Avrahams reasoning would apply since the gentile is doing it for the Jews immediate utilization see below. The Second Attempted Rationale According to the Rem

Since Nassau is one of the most heavily taxed counties in the nation, the race for county executive this year hinges largely on taxes and spending. On that issue alone, the Post can, and does, endorse

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 105 Why We Should Vote For Jack Martins By Jeff Ballabon In todays politics, the concept of hakaras hatov is on the wane. The decline may have begun here in New

tirelessly to assist the PTA in enhancing the education and extracurricular experiences of all the students. Since she loved Shabbat so much, HANC has dedicated this Shabbos Project in her memory for

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 107 Beit Midrash Program and rosh kollel at Camp Mesorah. Rabbi Goldwicht received semichah from the renowned rabbinic authorities Rabbi Zalman Nehemia Goldbe

Shalhevet Scholars Get Set To Excel Each year, Midreshet Shalhevet selects academic scholars from its applicants to participate in the Shalhevet Scholars program. This program brings together a divers

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 109 was rising, families were invited to participate in handson workshops. The theme of the event was oneg Shabbat. With this in mind, families created their

Parise Park to have informal portraits taken for their yearbook. In addition to taking individual pictures of each graduate, Nicolette Guastella of Lucky Photography took some candid photos of the exu

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