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See Pages 37 See Page 30 See Page 88 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 36 26 IYAR 5776 JUNE 3, 2016 FROM THE EDITOR Spe

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover its way through topics and discussions well beyond the usual talks about peace between Arabs and Israelis. At this years conference, which took place last week i

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 11 tians around the world who love Israel because the Bible tells them to. Rabbi Eckstein made a comment that caught my attentionthat there are 100 million Christians r

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 14 the BDS movement is not at all about building Palestine or creating an atmosphere that forces Israel to the negotiating table. BDS does not seek to support Palestine

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover held in Williamsburg. I motored onto Ross Street and waited in my car for no less than 30 minutes in an attempt to have the valet park it. It was app

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REWRITING HISTORY Continued from Front Cover description of the war that was rather different from the version to which most of us are accustomed. He did not mention the Japanese aggression at Pearl H

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REWRITING HISTORY Continued from Page 20 Ronald Reagan learned that lesson the hard way. In 1985, President Reagan decided to pay a visit to West Germany, where very much like Mr. Obama in Japan he wa

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover ically unscathed from expressing a vision of U.S. relations with Israel that calls into question the veracity of that otherwise unshakable bond. But Sanders

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 23 his daughter Ivankas halachic conversion to Judaism. So despite Bernies subscription to a minimal type of Judaism in public anyway, the media and the public are,

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 25 sideration where Bernie comes from and his poor Jewish background, but then he appoints straightout Jewhaters like Professor Cornell West and James Zogby as his

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A Little Too Emojional BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Im not generally big on texting. I basically just text my wife from across the house when I dont want to yell the same thing up the stairs ten times or ha

Cant talk now. Busy. Texting while driving. Xray selfie. After this workout Im going to g pizza. get Now my tefillin dont fit I think I got both mosquitoes I have a question. Does this look infected I

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Attitude Adjustment Its been two months now and Im slowly or speedily going insane. Oh, youre asking two months since what Excuse my manners I feel as if everyone is living through and experiencing my

MY JOURNEY Continued from Page 35 Sound heavenly This could only be heavenly if lounging around indoors for a day was a onceaweek entertainment, not a 247 lifestyle and if I had always been a couch po

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YU Celebrates 85th Commencement Ceremony Five Towns Residents Among YU Valedictorians On Wednesday, May 25, hundreds of students from Yeshiva Universitys undergraduate schools received their degrees a

Stepping Out With Simcha Honorees at YUs 85th commencement StandingChairman Emeritus Henry Kressel, President Richard M. Joel, and Chairman Moshael Straus. SeatedRabbi Hershel Billet, Dr. Ruth Bevan,

insights on THE TORAH Bechukosai Is Gd Punishing Us From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN My cholesterol is skyhigh, the boss is unhappy with my performance, my wife is threatening to leave, and

with the opposition just a moment ago Was she not an accomplice to the crime when she held him down while the doctor attacked him Why is this child suddenly finding comfort on Moms shoulder She is the

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 41 B.M. 49a. Thus, once the first mohel was awarded the privilege of performing the bris, it is dishonest to retract. Nonetheless, if the father did retract from h

A. Bringing in furniture or unloading luggage is included in the kinyan of chazakah taking possession for rental. Although many maintain that usage cannot acquire ownership title, the fact that rental

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 43 me from the yetzer hara When his wife overheard him, she thought, He is old already why does he need to pray about this She adorned herself and disguised herse

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Health News From Touro College Women May Benefit From FallRisk Screening At Any Age Physical therapists should consider screening women for fall risks, according to a study that was presented at the T

Why I Love Being A Nurse BY NILI WITTMAN Being a nurse is difficult. The job is mentally taxing, emotionally draining, and physically exhausting. The expectations for those in the field are often unre

Why American Physicians Should Consider Aliyah BY TZVI WILBUR, MD, FAAP As a recent immigrant to Israel from the Five Towns, I felt it incumbent upon myself to share accurate information for U.S.train

inform physicians of their opportunity to make a difference as public servants in the field of medicine while earning a salary in the top 5 of the Israeli economy. Now is an opportune time for physici

Touro Pharmacy Grad Lands Spot At Kingsbrook Medical Born in New York, raised in Brooklyn, and currently a resident of Flushing, Queens, Mayer Goldberg, Pharm.D., received his doctorate in pharmacy on

American Friends Of Soroka Medical Center Gala In NYC, June 15 American Friends of Soroka Medical Center is hosting the Blue White Night at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City on June 15. Th

Dear Esther, I feel like I grew up with two mothers. The mother at home was always tense and restless. She didnt have a lot of patience for her six children and didnt seem to enjoy doing the typical m

the hospital and checked in with phone calls, but I was not treated anywhere near as nicely as Ive seen her treat neighbors or even complete strangers All my years of resentment are just busting out o

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 53 There are many possible explanations. Sadly, some people seem to view the love and respect from their own families as something they are entitled to no matter what. They

SOROKA Continued from Page 51 the children and adults of the region, including wounded soldiers. Despite the large population of this region, no inpatient rehabilitation center has existed until Sorok

Managed LongTerm Care The Forest And The Trees BY MARIYA GORKHOVER, RN, BSN, CCM this My mother needs to have a babysitter 247 How can I do this From the hospital, Mindi took her mother to live with

to be only the first step of the next part of the journey. As per current guidelines, most individuals who require care at home for over 120 days must enroll in a managed longterm care plan to receive

Home Is Where The Heart Is Grandells Heimishe Touch BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Selecting the right nursingcare facility can be critical to a patients speedy recovery. Previously, I have written about G

in their loved ones recovery plans. I just saw a family enjoying a meal together. Grandell is a warm and welcoming placemany lasting friendships are formed here, and my own family, friends, and neighb

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The Sniffles We can all agree our seasons have blended together this year. While we didnt have much snow, it stayed cold for a long time. It felt as though winter was never going to leave us. As far a

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword The Fortress BY YONI GLATT Across 1. air 4. Rambam alternative, locally 7. Where the circled letters in this puzzle lead to 13. Family tree word 14. Popular li

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SERENITY NOW Continued from Page 61 I recently began treating a patient who suffered from chronic allergies. She came into my office a few weeks before the typical allergy season set in. She said she

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 64 still single That is the question that everyone asks. The answer is different for each person. I will debunk the myth that no one wants them. As a shadchan I have d

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real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen overpass of this kind, with maybe one or two exit and entrance ramps along the way, would have the majority of traffic skipping all the lights, redu

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Community Gathers To Support YDT Learning And Vocational Centers BY BENZION KAPLAN They are trailblazing programs that have transformed not only the yeshiva of which they are an integral part but the

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS R Zomber, ah, Arista Installation And Awards Night At MAY Last week, Mesivta Ateres Yaakov held its annual Arista Installation and Awa

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 75 included Digital Detox. As the date of that particular Shabbos approached, one of the largest papers in the UK ran an editorial exhorting Jews to participa

headed to their lodgings at the Hampton Inn, in College Park, Maryland. Before turning in for the night, students enjoyed almost an hour of fun in the indoor pool. It was a wonderful way to connect an

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 77 At the Yeshiva Gedolah, talmidim learn from a faculty of accomplished talmidei chachamim. At the yeshivas helm is Rabbi Meir Braunstein, shlita, a close ta

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover title certificate for a vehicle, one cannot sell that vehicle. And if a womans kesubah is lost, then yichud of husband and wife remaining alone with each ot

Touros Lander College Valedictorians Five valedictorians were honored on Monday, May 30, at the 42nd commencement exercises of the Lander Colleges, held at David Geffen Hall in Lincoln Center. and the

Beyond The Stacks An Evening To Benefit The Levi Yitzchak Library, June 6 On Monday evening, June 6, the Levi Yitzchak Family Center presents Night at the Library A Cocktail Dessert Reception honorin

My Black Decker Hand Mixer A Love Story Kiss The Kosher Cook BY MALKIE HIRSCH I think that at this point in our relationship, you can tell that I cook and bake a lot. But I have a little secret. Some

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MISCELLANEOUS Yeshiva of South Shore has some membership openings in its burial society. By purchasing an individual, couple or family membership, you will be ensured of select plots in one of several

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 89 Chavie Mandelbaum for opening her home for this incredible event. Thankyou to the volunteers, Dahlia Boren prior to the event. They brought in their own b

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This past Monday night saw the fifth in the series of video shiurim on emunah and bitachon by Tammy Karmel, a young woman living in Israel who was diagnosed two years ago with ALS, Lou Gehrigs disease

families. I hope those in a position to help shape a positive resolution take notice, Rabbi Kaziev concluded. Upcoming Events Yeshiva Kesser Torah Presents CarlebachStyle Davening. Friday evening Sha

Community News Continued from Page 93 archive has many hundreds of thousands of artifacts and documents, said Rabbi Friedmann. In addition to the tremendous growth of the archives, the organization ho

and disabled individuals in eight buildings across Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens. As owner and manager of all of its buildings, JASA provides tenants with safe, secure, and accessible environments.

Community News Continued from Page 95 Each year, thousands of scientists visit the laboratory, which is home to seven Nobel laureates. Students were fascinated to walk through the spaces where many of

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Governor Cuomo Must Show Leadership On ChildAbuse Law BY ELI VERSCHLEISER I have spent much of my life fighting for the protection of kids and teenagers. All too often I encounter young people whose l

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letters to THE EDITOR Kaminsky Bill To Ban Swastika Display Applauded By Town Leaders Senator Todd Kaminsky has introduced legislation S.7547 to outlaw the public display of swastikas on billboards an

ers were encouraged to think of shidduchim for every single individual they played with if they thought that the person with whom they were speaking was not suitable for them personally. And they did

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