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See Pages 35 See Page 111 See Page 55 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 29 29 ADAR II 5776 APRIL 8, 2016 FROM THE EDITOR

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover A few decades ago, when I was in college, I had a car even back then, parking near Brooklyn College was a problem. Unless you arrived very early in the morning,

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FEATURES Business Halacha R Meir Orlian 41 96 39 106 84 91 105 64 66 52 62 63 89 47 78 108 15 50 28 75 44 Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Common Language Gavriel Aryeh S

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 6 on any given block. Arguably, our highways are worse than ever before. The Belt Parkway is jammed for a good part of the day, and the Van Wyck is difficult to navigat

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover Rabbi Fendel is American by birtha Long Islander who attended the Hebrew Academy of Nassau County as a youngster. He moved to Israel as a young man and throu

LUACH April 1July July 8 April 169 ZIP Code 11516 29 Adar II Friday, April 8 Daf yomi Kiddushin 28 Zmanim Earliest tallistef llin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 905 am

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 14 Rabbi Fendel is in New York this week preparing for the event, and we had a rare opportunity to speak about the origins of his involvement and his taking up resi

on the roof of Rabbi Fendels yeshiva. It was an unusually warm but windy night as dignitaries lit the menorah that was constructed from spent parts of rockets fired at the city. Standing on the roof,

REDEMPTION Continued from Front Cover generation. Another saying of our sages regarding women is that women took 90 percent of speech. It is safe to assume that the womens contribution to the redempti

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REDEMPTION Continued from Page 18 about redemption and arousing conversation amongst others regarding this topic is a fulfillment of I await his arrival every day, which in the words of the Rambam is

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover uPiskei Maran Rav Elyashiv. Rabbi Israelson, shlita, showed Rav Elyashiv many of the rulings and the language format before he passed away. For publication

cousin. Essentially, there is no problem with third cousins to third cousins as well.2 Two Tall People. A tall man may marry a tall woman without any concern. That which is mentioned in the Gemara Bec

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 23 be added to one of their names at that point. What Constitutes a New Name. In order for a name to be considered a new name, it is necessary for at least three p

Yosef Dreams And Dazzles Torah LKulanu finished its run of Yosef, an original musical based on the story of Yosef and his brothers. Enthusiastic crowds filled the Master Theater in Brooklyn night aft

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Baggage Claim Baggage. I loathe this word in regard to dating and relationships. Love it when it means I can pack my bags and go on vacation Ive heard baggage defined as any problems that a person bri

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MY JOURNEY Continued from Page 28 discussed what we were looking for. We were amazingly realistic. We didnt say we wanted a hunk for a husband, or a minimansion in the suburbs with a penthouse in NYC.

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25 Years To The Rediscovery Of Tekhelet An Interview with the Founders of Ptil Tekhelet Before dawn on a cold wintry day in 1991, three young men, all olim from NJ, made their way up the Northern coas

Tehkelet Continued from Page 33 you should do, but I can say that anyone who approaches this topic must be sure to feel both of those weights before coming to a decision. Tradition is such an importan

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Congregation Bais Tefilah 28th Anniversary Dinner Congregation Bais Tefilah of Woodmere held their 28th anniversary dinner at Congregation Bnai Sholom in Rockville Center on Sunday, March 27. Picture

Celebrating Purim In Oceanside The children of the Young Israel of Oceanside made sure to include seniors in their Purim fun. More than 20 children joined Rabbi Jonathan Muskat, youth director Daniel

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Exit Tax BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Every year I write a tax column, for tax purposes. I know that we all have to pay taxes, because thats how we all chip in for thingslike a big cake when its the preside

Exit Tax Continued from Page 39 Meinstein told reporters, This hasnt really been a problem in my daily life. Everybody accepts my money. What do we learn from this story I learn that being dead isnt r

can pay taxes so he can renounce his citizenship and not owe us taxes anymore. And then he has to pay something called an exit tax. Unless the IRS decides that hes dead. Theres really nowhere to go. E

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 41 something extra, the customer and the agent should share the bonus, explained Rabbi Dayan. However, if the seller gave a discount on the item and charged less,

behaved in a manner that was not consistent with standard protocol, he is liable C.M. 3064. Similarly, if the repair did not fix the problem and due to his negligence it caused more damage, he is liab

R David Sinzheims Answers To Napoleon Wikipedia Commons People Of The Book Classic Works Of The Jewish Tradition BY DR. HENRY ABRAMSON Nearing the end of the eighteenth century, Rabbi Joseph David Si

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Water Women BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Highlander 5. Vamoose 10. Overcast 14. Did keriah 15. Israeli port 16. Relax 17. Comic legend who was a voice in Spaceballs

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Answers To Napoleon Continued from Page 44 rity of Torah. Some of his answersfor example, on the question of the recognition of marriage between Jews and nonJewsmight seem strange to modern body, rec

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Dear Esther, My mother never really took to my wife, especially after developing an instant dislike to her parents the first time they met. She could not give a reason for this its one of those if you

tude and how she expressed it my mother has made similar comments to me as well, but I really wish my wife hadnt sent the email. We are all supposed to be going away for Pesach together in less than t

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 51 what they want to doand let the chips fall where they may. Ask your wife if she would rather stay home and make Pesach herself with your help, of course, or whether shed

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Current Appliance Technical Details BY RABBI ELI GERSTEN OU KOSHER RABBINIC COORDINATOR Refrigerators Whirlpool Model Wrf535smbm.The lights and control panel illuminate when door is opened. Required

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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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KITCHEN APPLIANCE TECHNOLOGY Continued from Page 60 Compressors. Some newer technology refrigerators use linear compressors, which run continually. Changes in temperature cannot turn off the compresso

Asian Stuffed Matzah Balls 7 servings Prep Time 15 minutes Chill Time 10 minutes Cook Time 20 minutes Ingredients lb. ground chicken 3 Tbsp. matzah meal 2 green onions, sliced tsp. fresh ginger 18 ts

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow IllGotten Gains The Gemara in Kiddushin 17a discusses the situation of an eved Ivri, an indentured servant, who became ill. His boss contracted with him for

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Question I have been reading this column every week for years. So many of the letterwriters bemoan the fact that the girls are not getting the boys, or that the boys want only young and pretty girls.

heimish homes. The oldtimers, European men who wore bentup or even bentdown hats, would daven with the same nusach as a chassidishe man, and the lifestyle was quite similar too. So for such a girl, th

DAY OF GIVING Continued from Page 67 ring, group work, and community service. Founded in August to specialize in the unique needs of the Lakewood community, Regesh and Tekuma have been working diligen

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DAY OF GIVING Continued from Page 68 Foundation, based in Brooklyns Syrian community, is dedicated to the treatment and prevention of drug, alcohol, and gambling addictions and uses holistic healing,

Shulamith Girls Find Their Roots The thirdgraders at Shulamith School for Girls presented a unique and original show this past Sunday, April 3, called Finding Our Roots A Journey Home. Directed and w

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Purim Prep, Pesach Panic As a kid, I always liked to save the best for last, to get the difficult things over with so I could savor the easier ones. That ha

On The Red Carpet The Stars Shine At Jew In The Citys Premiere Event BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER They came, they inspired, and they imbued us with an immense sense of nachas and pride. It was truly an e

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Jew in the City Continued from Page 73 humor and rich content, Jew in the City explores these and other topics in a pleasant and easytounderstand fashion, appealing to anyone who wishes to learn more

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 75 By now, dearest Tammy, in Monsey alone, There are over 10 places where your shiurim are being shown Boro Park follows with another bunch, too, Lakewood is th

Great Anticipation In Advance Of Daf Hayomi Bhalacha Siyum On Chelek Aleph Of Mishnah Berurah BY CHAIM GOLD Over 100,000 Jews from six continents began a historic, transformative journey on Rosh Chode

Dirshu Continued from Page 77 The siyum on chelek alepha fullfledged seudas mitzvah as befits an authentic Torah milestoneis truly akin to a yom tov All daf hayomi bhalacha participants are invited to

So you explain that Gd is beyond spiritual. You cant reach Gd with your mind, but you can be one with Gd by doing mitzvos. This child doesnt get how we could reach to a Gd who is way beyond any spirit

Passover At Inbal Jerusalem Hotel Will Include Acclaimed Illuminated Haggadah Fair And Rabbi Meir Soleveitchik The deluxe Inbal Jerusalem Hotel will be offering its guests several important programs d

Israel Guard For A Safe, Secure, And Perfect Vacation BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Coming home to Israel is always a cause for celebration. Whether its to attend a simcha, visit our children, or spend qu

Mah Nishtanah HaLeader Hazeh Supervisor Anthony J. Santino, Councilman Anthony DEsposito, and special assistant to the Town Board Avi Fertig met with local Chabad leaders in the Town of Hempstead. Th

PAIN ON PESACH Continued from Front Cover bless the new moonreminding us of some of the themes and imagery of this time of year. Yetziat Mitzrayim is the subject of almost half of the book of Shmos, r

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Shepping Nachas With Shulamith An Artistic Evening of Elegance. After months of careful preparation and planning, on Wednesday evening, March 29, the fourthgraders of Shulamith h

Inspirational tefillah gathering Shulamith in Philadelphia Brotherly Love. Accompanied by associate principal Dr. Evelyn Gross, director of student activities Mrs. Rachel Steiner, teachers Mrs. Rivk

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 85 paigns to raise funds for the organization and to send messages of chizuk to chayalim. Tefillah Gathering Inspires. Students of Shulamith Middle Division w

this cannot be put into words. Unfortunately just like any other, Shabbos came to an end. However, we likely will never forget about it. Sunday came, and so did the wedding. It was a small wedding, bu

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 87 HANC High School Students at AIPAC Policy Conference By Josh Weinstein. From Sunday, March 20 through Tuesday, March 22, HANC High Schools delegation of st

ulation. The response was immediate and heartrending. To date there are over 100 Kadima members at the JCC and we know that this is just the tip of the iceberg. The stigma of being separated and going

Halachic Musings Continued from Page 89 months for Pesach wheat, whether to take or to give. With this one statement, according to the commentaries, we have an answer to the first three of our questio

Economics Honor Society Inducts Touro Students Fifty Touro College students from the Lander College of Arts SciencesFlatbush LAS were recently inducted into the annual class of Omicron Delta Epsilon,

Community News Continued from Page 91 they were by our moving zemiros and the special kol Torah that emanated from our beis midrash. On motzaei Shabbos, there was an exciting melaveh malkah which doub

Slovie JungreisWolff To Address Largest Torah Gathering In South Africa, April 710 By Fern Sidman Slovie JungreisWolff, acclaimed relationships and parenting instructor will, iyH, be a featured speake

Community News Continued from Page 93 ering genuine joy and serenity in their personal, professional, and home life. Despite the innumerable challenges and obstacles to joy that we are faced with, we

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SERVICES PROVIDED Chametz Gemach Flatbush Chametz Gemach Between Purim and Pesach, the gemach accepts chametz and sells it. After Pesach, the food is distributed to people in need. Also accepting don

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Community News Continued from Page 94 Attendees will be given featherweight blindfolds before entering the dining space and will be guided to their seats and served an exquisite meal. They will dine i

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Community News Continued from Page 101 disabilities, and dedicated his life to helping individuals with special needs live to their fullest potentials. Major General Doron Almog is an Israeli hero. He

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Kaminsky Celebrates HardFought Budget Victories For The Jewish Community Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky advocated for a greater commitment from New York State to nonpublic schools, like many in Long Island

Our Common Language BY GAVRIEL ARYEH SANDERS Anglicizing Hebrew Global communication and shared technologies have thrown languages everywhere into a state of dynamic morphing. Weve entered the era

ogy heavily influence the list, particularly computer and communications terms. Not surprisingly, the majority of words on the AHLs list are nouns. However, English has influenced the Hebrew verb syst

letters to THE EDITOR AIPACs Commitment To Bipartisanship Dear Editor, I love the way you ask what AIPAC will do on the upcoming anniversary of the Six Day War AIPAC Postmortem, April 1. In defense of

Flat Bread, Lofty Aspirations In preparation for Pesach, the Koznitzer Rebbe milled wheat and baked matzos in Jerusalem. Photo credit JDN 5 TOWNS JEWISH TIMES April 8, 2016 109

Israeli Jews Favor Hillary Over Trump BY DAVID ROSENBERG While Israeli Jews have in recent years given strong backing to Republican presidential candidates over their Democratic rivals, that may be ab

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