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See Pages 35 See Page 87 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Page 43 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 44 23 TAMMUZ 5776 JULY 29, 2016 A Somber Anniv

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover weeks ago I enjoyed seeing Larry Gordons semiregular lament about the visitingday ritual performed each summer in the Catskills. As you know, we sent our tw

to do things or visit people much here. In the U.S., we would often go to a museum, the zoo, aquarium, etc., on Sunday afternoons. Sunday was a nice day to have fun together. In Israel, many Israelis

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover father, wife, and children. But the calculation here is not so personal or sincere. I was and still am an admirer of Senator Cruz and his outspokenness on is

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 11 But therein perhaps was where some of her expertise on how to prevent a successful Bernie Sanders campaign came from. Here was Bernie doing everything to distanc

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover as a cover to continue their repugnant behavior. The rabbi is the principal of Yeshiva Darchei Noam in Rockland County and the founder of Project YES Youth Enric

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 13 said that he has been reluctant to go public, in the hope that the Israeli judicial system would realize there is no merit to the lawsuit and that it would be dismis

TRUMP Continued from Front Cover seen every aspect, nuance, and detail of a convention analyzed, criticized, and praised as much as the Trump convention. True to form, Donald Trumps hourandsixteenminu

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover game is to battle, capture, and train these virtual creatures. The game has achieved record status in terms of downloading. Over 10 million people downloade

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 17 The language of the Shulchan Aruch in C.M. 3781 as clarified by the Shach indicates that a person who causes damage to another must pay. However, this is only i

The middos taught in Pirkei Avos were the core of her life. She was a pure person, honest, kind, and loving to all. She was guided her entire life by five lessons that she learned from her teachers, w

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NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 19 please place them gently through the slot. Overdue books are also welcome through the mail slotduring this time and at all times. No fine is charged, but the

ES Tours Continued from Page 23 select group from the global Jewish community, joining together to rediscover and explore these fascinating places in our history. Everything you have read about Fez, M

Ramchal, the Ibn Ezra, the Sforno, the Aruch, and many other gedolim. While they tour Italy and learn its fascinating Jewish history, participants will marvel at the picturesque piazzas, beautiful bri

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 25 described by the Rambam.9 Not only must the king provide the Jewish people with their material needs,10 but his goal must be to uplift the true religion, i.e.,

gift can be understood if one considers the differences between these three things. Inheritance has nothing to do with the qualities or standing of the person that inherits24 young and old, rich and p

Blue Lives Matter Continued from Page 27 ing police officers navy blue Tshirts emblazoned in bold white capital letters with the words Blue Lives Matter. I ordered hundreds, and I am left with only a

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BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Borrowed On Interest Yankel Rosen needed a loan, but because of his low credit rating, the bank refused to grant him cre

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 30 I would prefer to avoid the conversation. I feel that the two abovementioned factors work in my favor. First, I make decisions regarding more than a couple of t

Bear With Me BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER A lot of us dont spend enough time thinking about bear safety, because we have jobs. We take steps to protect ourselves from insects, but what about bears Theyre bi

BEAR WITH ME Continued from Page 33 Bear Safety Tip Never put coat hangers in the garbage. I love how they say, Bears suspected. No one saw the bears do it. Its weird that the first thing that comes t

insights on THE TORAH Pinchas Is Everything Okay From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN Behold I give him My covenant of peace. Bamidbar 2512 Once upon a time, in the days of Moshe and the

Dear Esther, My motherinlaw is amazing. Shes a kind, generous, fun, and interesting woman, a great conversationalist with lots of charisma. I feel lucky to have her. Just about everyone who meets her

A few weeks ago, my husband and I went on a weeklong vacation. When I got home, I found out that my motherinlaw actually called one of my best friends and invited her out to lunch. I was shocked. Some

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Safety First Our homes are our safety netsthe one place we can totally relax and be ourselves. How many of us just walk into that home, close and lo

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 37 stances. There is too much resentment. And that resentment will only grow with time, until a major altercation ensues. From this day forward, you will have to tolerate t

Question My problem may not seem like much of a problem, because its different from what other guys complain about. The guys I know all want to date and marry girls who dress like supermodels. I dont,

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 40 tive way. Whatever the case may be, when it comes to married people, it is really no ones business except their own. Your concern should only be about the type of g

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Thats The Spirit BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Makot might leave them 6. Yom Kippur pains 11. PC alternative 14. Actress Feldshuh 15. Kindle buy 16. Suffix with pay

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Is There A Tax Bomb In Your Estate Plan a more significant concern for many people. Changing With The Times Lets look at a couples situation before and after the changes were introduced. Joe Cooper i

marital trust. The majority of the assets would go into the family trust and receive a stepup in basis when Joe dies but would not be stepped up when the second spouse dies. This means that if theres

THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 47 And it was an exciting convention despite some cringeworthy moments, such as when, on the final day, Ted Cruz spoke but refused to endorse Donald Trump. That

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Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Midsummer Musings My crops are thriving. Well, almost all my crops. The dwarf apple tree is sprouting many leaves. If my readers recall, it started off as

Shattering Illusions At The White Shul PHOTO BY IVAN H NORMAN DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Poison Pills The great sage Rabbi Yochanan ben Zakkai desired to give a lecture on the topic o

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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

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RCCS Evening Of Miracles DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 56 on his own property. In the case the Gemara discussed, poison was placed on someone elses property with intent to injure the animal.

Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q. Im at my wits end. I cant afford to send my kids to camp, so theyre staying home with me. My children are naturally upset and have been complaining non

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Netanyahu Rejects Claims That Government Ignored Hamas Tunnel Threat The claim that there was never any discussion about Hamas terror tunnels before Operation Protective Edge is the opposite of the tr

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Kaminsky Organizes BackToSchool Drive Senator Todd Kaminsky has organized a backtoschool supply drive to prepare students who may not have access to necessary supplies for the fi

Harwit Aviv Charitable Trust of Los Angeles, as well as Dr. Mordecai D. Katz 48 YUHS, chairman emeritus of the BarIlan Global Board of Trustees, and his wife, Dr. Monique C. Katz 63 E. The Katzes are

letters to THE EDITOR Achiezer Appreciation Dear Editor, I wanted to share an experience that occurred last Friday night. Cindy and I found ourselves in South Nassau Hospital due to an injury to one o

to give my take on how I think this has affected me and will affect me. There is no question that any form of abuse leaves many scars. I have gone to therapy and will continue to work as best I can to

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Camp HASC Raises The Bar On Bar Mitzvahs By Rabbi Peretz Hochbaum At Camp HASC, bar mitzvah celebrations are transformed from typical to fantastical, from ordinary to unforgettable And it makes perfec

Community News Continued from Page 67 allow this to take place for 1520 minutes. It was surreal. It was such a special moment that we will remember forever. Mr. Yanky Adler, Michael Levovitzs grandfa

Zvi Gluck, Dr. David Pelcovitz, and Rabbi Eli Zwickler at Amudim lecture We are all aware of sexual abuse and such issues in the Jewish community, but awareness, while important, is not enough. Our j

Community News Continued from Page 69 ton. We are so thankful to the Barad family for giving us this way of supporting these children and helping them throughout the entire school year. FDU To Offer

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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

NoaKnows New York Real Estate BY JILL KIRSCH JEWISH LINK OF NEW JERSEY Kids today. It is not until they are forced to declare a major at the end of their sophomore year in college that many of them a

KISS THE KOSHER COOK Continued from Page 77 perate situation and need something to distract Yosef his 1 desire in life is daily playdates Ill pose the Do you want to cookbake with me question and its

KISS THE KOSHER COOK Continued from Page 79 salt. Increase speed to high and beat for 23 minutes until pale and smooth. Ganache Ingredients 3 oz. dark chocolate I used chocolate chips, finely chopped

describe as immodest. When Michelle picked her up, she did not stare at her and spoke to her like a true friend, not passing any judgment. Through that interaction, she ultimately became comfortable a

Michelle Rubinstein Continued from Page 81 is a lot of work. Lets make more time for our families and do what we can to bring out the best in them, rather than criticizing them. When you hear a story

Termite Tweets BY MORTON A. KLEIN Its wrong for the AntiDefamation League to have failed to condemn as blatant antiSemitism Congressman Hank Johnsons DGA termites label for Jews living in Judea and Sa

Termite Apology Continued from Page 83 a residence and eat before you know that youve been eaten up and you fall in on yourself, there has been settlement activity that has marched forward with impu

Lets start with the famous crucifixion text in Psalm 2217 22 16 in the Christian Book of Psalms. Here is a snip of the text from the Baker Interlinear. The English reads that evildoers have hemmed me

Common Language Continued from Page 85 qualified scribe. They lived ascetically and in separation from the Jerusalem community with its rabbinic courts. They didnt follow the strict guidelines for pre

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