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See Pages 35 See Page 21 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 15 NO. 45 29 AV 5775 AUGUST 14, 2015 FROM THE EDITOR Battle On I

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover concern about that eventual occurrence was that the murderer should not be another Jew. And it was not. We are in Jerusalem, sitting in the thirdfloor office of

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FEATURES Aliyah Chronicle Shmuel Katz 70 35 84 33 77 81 74 73 30 52 45 39 40 43 93 98 11 66 60 69 Business Halacha R Meir Orlian Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Communi

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LUACH August 14August9 July 1July 22 ZIP Code 11516 29 Av Friday, August 14 Daf yomi Nedarim 82 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 855 am 931

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 11 One can only fantasize about how Rabbi Meir Kahane would deal with the Obama administrations approach to Israel and the Iran nuclear deal if he were alive today. The

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IRAN DEAL HALACHAH Continued from Front Cover United States and the Jews of Eretz Yisrael because 1 it enables Iran to cheat by preventing anytime, anywhere inspections 2 it contains a vast number of

however, as it is not one of the three things over which we must surrender our lives see Sanhedrin 74a. A democracy, however, is structured quite differently than a monarchy, and is representative of

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 15 Jeff Ballabon, a wellknown political consultant and activist for Israel, says that in his estimation Schumer is simply not doing enough. And he is additionally t

SHALOM WORKSHOP Continued from Front Cover them take their marriage to the next level. Shalom Workshop will once again be partnering with Chazaq, this time to present Food, Fundamentals, and Funa nott

SHALOM WORKSHOP Continued from Page 17 Shalom Workshop. We believe that just like driving lessons, tennis lessons, and music lessons, communication is a skill that can be finetuned with guidance and p

Dirshu Camp Program A Great Success BY CHAIM GOLD It was 4 a.m. The boys in Camp Toras Chaim Tashbar had just come home from a remarkably exciting trip. With just over an hour until they could daven

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Dirshu Continued from Page 19 This year, the program is even bigger and better than last years. Rabbi Yehuda Soleimani, Dirshus national field director who oversees the program, relates, Last year, af

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Dirshu Continued from Page 21 lets do Dirshu on the trip while we travel. The fact that the halachos are so practical and the boys find out halachos that they didnt know and immediately incorporate th

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Inside The StartUp Nation Part 4 Saul Singer, CoAuthor Of StartUp Nation BY MAX FRUCHTER When I reflect on my time spent interning in TelAviv, a multitude of highlights fill my mind. Each one is indic

StartUp Nation Continued from Page 27 think will greatly improve the situation and reduce these social gaps. MF One interesting point that you spoke about a little before was the innovation sectors th

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Question This is going to shock you. I am a 24yearold guy and I am dating a black girl. Dont worry, she is Jewish and frum. We met on a kiruv program. She is the most awesome person in the world. My p

recreation, but marriage is always a serious business. Perhaps not as extreme as your current circumstance, but I often hear of people who have issues with dating those who come from other cultures or

DATING FORUM Continued from Page 31 I can appreciate your concealing the identity of this girl from your parents. But if you are contemplating marriage even for fleeting moments, then you have no opti

What Youre Actually Learning BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Its almost time to go back to school, although if youre a student especially one of my highschool students, you probably dont even know why. What ar

LEARNING Continued from Page 33 When you choose a back seat at the beginning of the year so your teacher doesnt have to see you not paying attention, and then you realize that the guy sitting back the

BUSINESS WEEKLY By Rabbi Meir Orlian ThreeMonth Loan Shlomo returned from a summer visit to Eretz Yisrael very excited. It was fascinating, he exclaimed to his friend Eli. Scattered all around the co

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 35 replied Rabbi Dayan. According to the first version, Shmuel maintains that Shemittah cancels the loan, since it is ultimately destined for collection. According

Money Matters Paid Witnesses Q. Can witnesses receive payment for their testimony in beis din A. The testimony of one who takes payment to testify is invalid Bechoros 29a. If the witness was paid to s

THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 37 hit by a blast of hot, sticky air. I scooped up the paper and raced back inside. It was the third day in a row of unbearable weather, and the only reason I t

insights on THE TORAH Reeh The Tests of Life From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN To know whether we do, in fact, love Gd with all our heart and soul. Devarim 134 Will the real prophet please sta

FROM WHERE I STAND Continued from Page 39 But we dont always realize that this may just be our very own personal, spiritual challenge, perhaps even the most important one of our entire existence. We d

Its an art to strike the right balance of true simcha in the home. We want our homes to be a happy place, but we dont want them to be a place of empty revelry that pushes away Hashems presence. To cre

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen To Plant Or Not To Plant One of the more enjoyable chores I engage in during the spring and summer months is planning out my gardens. I do this anew

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Special Months BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Quagmire 6. Fastener 11. Halen, Roths band 14. Honolulus Stadium 15. Lost character 16. Certain investment, for short



SLICE OF LIFE Continued from Front Cover no matter how delicious, isnt exactly a high priority. However, you still have to have a dessert to serve, and sometimes, when you have a small someone in the



Mikes Burgers FirstClass Fast Food BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER From the moment you enter Mikes Burgers, you are enveloped by an aura of gracious hospitality. Mike Krispine, the owner, is the perfect hos


THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Summer Produce During the summer months, you dont even have to think twice about getting your daily allowance of fruits and veggies. They are so fresh and delicious, like


SLICE OF LIFE Continued from Page 47 the bottom of prepared pan it will be very thick. Sprinkle the chopped caramels over the top and then sprinkle the sea salt not too much on top of the caramel. Bak


Slow Cooker Continued from Page 54 1 Tbsp. pimentn, preferably hot 1 tsp. ground cumin 2 tsp. ground anise seed 1 Tbsp. ground ginger cup light brown sugar 5lb. firstcut brisket kosher salt and fresh

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A Better Salad BY NAOMI ROSS Salad is not food. Salad comes with the food, joked the late John Pinette, one of the funniest comics of recent times. But joking aside, summer is the season of the salad.

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW This weeks letter is being answered by Jennifer Mann, LMSW. Dear Jennifer, My husband and I are part of a wonderful group of couples that have been hanging out together fo

want to reevaluate the rules for admission and the cost of membership. Before you toss them from the chevrah, I think it is incumbent upon you, as the close friend you are, to call Zehava and say, Are

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Satmar Yahrzeit Observance Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM A most visited Jewish holy place in the United States is the gravesite of Rabbi Yoel Teitelba

Yeshiva in Monroe, separated by a gate, representing the Rebbes legacy. Presently, more than 1,000 students eat, sleep, and learn there. The charitable proceeds of the days activities represent the ye

Machberes Continued from Page 67 tion magnificently under his leadership. Both Rebbes have followings in Boro Park, Monsey, Kiryas Yoel, Lakewood, and elsewhere. With annexation of considerable additi

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Most of you who read my column also know that Im the broker at Astor Brokerage in Kew Gardens Hills. Our company has been on Main Street for over 40 years. Thats q

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Turning Up The Heat It seems to me that Israels summer heat is not news for you. I feel as if I have mentioned the heat at least once every year that we have been

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Void Where Prohibited Kol Nidrei, the wellknown Yom Kippur tefillah, should not actually be said on Yom Kippur, according to the Rema. However, there is some

Back To School BY RENA FEINER, LCSW While channelsurfing, I was bombarded with all types of advertisements related to going back to school. As we know, consumers are bombarded by media advertising, as

Before a briefing at Israels Ministry of Foreign Affairs With President Reuven Rivlin As one who grew up in the Christian faith, the visit to Jerusalem and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher was the h

Political Roundup Continued from Page 75 ening experience. Despite living in constant fear of attacks, the secular and religious Jewish communities in Israel treat all groups with so much compassion a

Kaminsky Launches SchoolSupply Drive With the next school year fast approaching, Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky has announced that he is hosting a backtoschool supply drive. Residents are encouraged to don

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 77 The Worlds Greatest Finish Line at Camp Simcha in upstate New York. The grueling twoday, 180mile bike ride raised over 5.8 million and will enable hundreds

Music Of The Night In Cedarhurst At Italian night last week, the talented Lawrence High School Jazz Band and Moreno Fruzzetti took to the stage. Meanwhile, the 4th Precinct, including Deputy Commandin

Just Dont Fall BY ANITA KAMIEL , RN, MPS How many times have you heard someone say their father or mother was fine before he or she fell For many older adults, an unexpected fall can touch off a serie

2. Elderproofing a homewhere most falls occur while doing mundane tasksis critical. Tripping hazards from carpets, wires, and clutter must be removed. Half of all falls at home happen in the bathroom,

Community News Continued from Page 81 According to Mrs. Engel, Spira and Mayerowitz were both graduates of Tomer Dvorah in Boro Park. Morgenstern was a graduate of Bais Bracha, while Meyer graduated f

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Community News Continued from Page 87 ing costs during second quarter, despite a twopercent increase in the companys operations. Furthermore, El Al signed the labor agreement with the employee represe

chuk, associate director at the Office of Public Engagement in the White House Rabbi Haskel Lookstein of Kehilath Jeshurun ambassador for special political affairs David Pressman of the U.S. Mission t

Community News Continued from Page 89 ics. His wisdom extends to other fields, particularly those of politics and law, wrote Abrahams. It is said that even lawyers come to him for advice. Renowned for

Honorees at Laniado dinner The dinner was to benefit the completion of the new 8 million birthing center, the fifth building of the Laniado medical campus. The new center will include such specialtie

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insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters The Power Of Sight BY RABBI ELI TOUGER Our Sages state A witness may not serve as a judge. And they explain the rationale Once a person has seen a crim

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CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 93 For this reason, we see that the choice to pursue material gain can at times extend beyond a persons understanding, to the point that he is even willing to ris

Kicking The Can Down The Road With Iran BY DR. BEN CHOUAKE Over the past weeks, I have had the opportunity to closely review the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action JCPOA with Iran and discuss the deal

Stopping The Iran Deal OU AdvocacyTeach NYS, the nonpartisan public policy arm of the Orthodox Union, brought a delegation of community leaders to meet with U.S. Representative Kathleen Rice. The dele

Kaminsky Tours LY Library letters to THE EDITOR Dear Editor, I believe that Dr. Joseph Fragers analysis of the Republican presidential candidates The Making of a President, August 7 falls short on nu


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