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OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover Israeli, a lover and defender of our ancestral homeland. Beyond the stabbings, the shootings, the driving into crowds of people with motor vehicles,

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Page 9 the conclusion of the meal, we invited him for lunch on Simchas Torah. We told him that services at our shul run late on Simchas Torah and that he should

LUACH October 23November 1 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 10 Cheshvan Friday, October 23 Daf yomi Nazir 62 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 92

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 with the facts. It would probably benefit Israel if the reality on the ground were presented, rather than Netanyahu virtually bragging that he has presided over

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover The next allimportant election for president is a bit more than a year away, but most of us are waiting with bated breath for Barack Obama to hit the Bill Clinto

of experience, except for the fact that according to acrosstheboard polling, those doing the best are the candidates with the least political experience like Trump, Carson, and Fiorina. Rubio is quick

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 19 cepts to contemporary times is the only formula that will facilitate economic advancement for the citizenry. Rubio stood out at the last Republican debate when he pr

Jews from the Temple Mount and forced them to descend to the small dark alleyway that stood before the Western Wall to pray. The rabbinate should have waited, checked the facts, and then come to a dec

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TEMPLE MOUNT Continued from Page 21 Torah stayed inside and the flag of our freedom stood high and proud over the cave. Rabbi Shafran adds Leave aside the fact that Jews are prohibited by Jewish law,

Abetting Evil On The Temple Mount Palestinian Revisionism And Jewish Activism BY RABBI AVI SHAFRAN Empathys an important Jewish virtue. One might empathize with an Israeli Arab who sees himself, despi

TEMPLE MOUNT Continued from Page 23 chief rabbi of Kiryat Shmona and Rabbi Yaakov Meidan rosh yeshivat Har Eztion are just a few among a list of over 300 ascending rabbis. There are also a number of r

TEMPLE MOUNT Continued from Page 25 The Goal Of The Temple Mount Movement I will bring them to My Holy Mount, and I will cause them to rejoice in My house of prayer, their burnt offerings and their s

within the congregation of Israel murderers, and your sons shall not follow them and learn from them also to be murderers. For in the sin of murder, destruction comes to the world. Rav Avraham Grodzin

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 27 not the first time I have been called to clean up a blood situation nothing like this situation at all, though. But once that big guy walked in, I tell you he s

Celebrating The Gift Of Shabbos Rabbi Krohn At Frum Divorce Event This Week BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks captured the beauty and essence of Shabbos when he described it as the d

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS New Hasmadah Program At YFR This Elul, Rabbi Aaron Brafman and Rabbi Chaim Shlomo Metz instituted a new nighttime learning hasmadah program at Yeshiva of Far Rockaway from midElu

YIFR Celebrates 52nd Year, October 25 Sunday, October 25 marks a special occasion as the Young Israel of Far Rockaway prepares to celebrate 52 years of both religious and socially dedicated community

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 31 lamith to speak with students about fire safety. The firefighters in attendance were Jason Hagler, Joey Greenstein, Sruly Max, father of eighthgrader Meira

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BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Donation Details Mr. Meyer visited his son Yoni for the holidays. At the Yizkor appeal for the poor, the shul distribute

However, a pledge to charity is compared to a vow, which is a potential Torah prohibition, continued Rabbi Dayan. Therefore, regarding a questionable vow or pledge, we follow the stringent possibility

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 37 1534. Other authorities contend that the neighbors silence is not significant unless the chezkas hishtamshus is established over the course of three years in co

Native Americans, Rabbis, And The State Of Israel Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM The Shulchan Aruch Orach Chaim 41961 clearly tells us to celebrate on

Machberes Continued from Page 39 European settlement, in increasing numbers, in the New World began in the 1600s. From that time through the 1800s, the total population of Native Americans declined dr

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Machberes Continued from Page 40 icans of Japanese ancestry was a great injustice, and it will never be repeated. The United States, Great Britain, and Spain, in 1815, resolved to eradicate piracy, wh

Auricular therapy is unique in its own right. The vasculature of the ear is primarily cartilage. It is the most complex area of the body with regard to innervation. It is because of this that the ear

From Hospital To Home B Y A N I TA K A M I E L , R N , M P S Returning home from the hospital can be stressful for the older adult for many reasons. In most cases, the patient has been 100 dependent o

Watching Your Step BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Being a scientist isnt easy. Scientists toil away night and day with no reward, except for award ceremonies. But not every scientist can win the Nobel Prize.

Watching Your Step Continued from Page 45 saw a smiling face. If you didnt, you saw two eyes and a unibrow. And yes, the person doesnt have a nose. But hes still smiling. If it doesnt bother him, why

Strength, Stamina, And SelfConfidence Warren Levis Winning Formula BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Warren Levi is a man with a mission. I am passionate about making an impact on people and on changing their

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Doctors BY YONI GLATT Across 1. A king of Judah 5. Result of a crack 9. Strong string 14. FDRs mother 15. He played ObiWan 16. City of refuge 17. Maga 18. Som

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Warren Levi Continued from Page 47 defense skills should the situation arise. Shihan Warren and his staff teach their students to focus in a positive way to meet the challenges of everyday life. Regar

touching hands as the couples swirled to the music. And boy, am I going to get flak for even talking about it I am not going to judge whether it was right or wrong, nor am I advocating for it. But, tr

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, When I think about my role in life, Im often reminded of the childrens story Goldilocks and the Three Bears. As she tries to eat the porridge, sit in a chair,

tial hardship That would have to be satisfying for you. It most likely was not your primary goal in working to achieve some kind of order, but its possible that youve enjoyed a secondary gain all thes

Unprecedented Turnout At Dirshu Halacha Program BY CHAIM GOLD Over the past Sukkos bein hazemanim, some 28 communities participated in Dirshus highly popular daf hayomi bhalacha lbachurim program. Lar

bachurim was of a very high caliber. There was a lot of giveandtake between the olam and the maggid shiur which enhanced the entire maamad, creating a very Torahdik, geshmake evening. Rav Zev Smith H

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Seeing The Forest For The Trees Waking up each morning for the last few weeks has meant turning to the news to see what disaster happened in Israel

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Flying High The tumah of the cemetery extends skyward without any upper limit. One rav, though, suggested that because the plane travels very fast, the trave

insights on THE TORAH LechLecha Leaving Home, For Good From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN Go from your land. Bereishis 121 The story is told of an encounter between two famous rabbis of yest

insights on THE TORAH Shalom Bayis Above All BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE After Lot separated from Avraham, a messenger came and told Avraham that Lot had been taken captive. Avraham set out to f

From Therapists Couch To Finish Line The Health Benefits Of Running With Team Yachad B Y E R I C P O L L A K , P S Y. D . Note Team Yachad of the Orthodox Union will be participating in the Miami Half

participants levels of happiness more than when the participants spent the money on themselves. Moreover, in his review of the literature, Stephen G. Post 2005 puts forth that there is a strong relati

Rambam Mesivta Continued from Page 63 ued and Rabbi Yaakov Wiesenberg and Rabbi Yitzy Werblowsky shared words of chizuk and Torah. After some Shabbos menuchah, the talmidim reassembled in the shul bo

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Rambam Mesivta Continued from Page 64 National Merit Scholarship Distinction Beating the Odds Once Again. Rambam Mesivta has been fortunate to consistently have its students excel Recently, Rambam wa

together with the boys. They do it once in 9th grade and again in 12th grade, kind of like a hello and goodbye to the school. And we had a great time. OK, the dorms werent that comfortable. How can an

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 69 school year. The construction on the new Woodmere campus is progressing toward its much anticipated opening. And now there is another new development to an

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 70 Nearly 1,800 other students entered the competition and 466 exceptional projects were selected from the pool and declared regional semifinalists on October

dents where they will feel comfortable. With Stars n Spotlights beginning this Sunday, we recommend that you register without delay by calling Shiffy Weiser at 7188668488 or Bracha Jaffe at 3475346553

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 73 About Cantor Miller. Benzion Miller was born in a D.P. camp in Fohrewald, Germany in 1947. He is the son of the famous cantor and mohel Reb Aaron Miller, o

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 74 Hebrew. This comprehensive program provides students with workbooks, songs, and games to use to learn. The students have such a great time learning with A

Students enjoyed building catapults at PPL Explorer program librarian Rhonda Todtman by the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation and hosted by childrens librarians Ilene Madden and Gloria Romano, this program

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 77 of Shalhevet, which she is already feeling after only one month at the school. Avygayl spoke about how easy Shalhevet made the transition to high school an

MAY Bein hazemanim learning your talmidim are making constructive use of their free time during bein hazemanim, commented Rabbi Yossi Bennett, assistant menahel, Its a testament to our rebbeim who in

Gourmet Glatt Comes To Woodmere Theres something new on the Five Towns horizon. It was an exciting moment for us when the Gourmet Glatt sign went up over our new Woodmere location a few months ago, sa

Community News From Around The World NBN Launches Aliyah Tour Of North America Nefesh BNefesh is launching a 10day Aliyah Tour across North America this month, featuring special informational workshop

Community News Continued from Page 81 ing thousands of people across North America to explore how we can help them build new lives in the Jewish State. In addition, he added, We are truly inspired tha

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Community News Continued from Page 82 common pediatric issues in a way that will allow attendees to gain a practical understanding of how they can provide a healthier environment for their children an

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Community News Continued from Page 90 courses, said Dr. Robert Goldschmidt, executive dean of LAS and Touros vice president for planning and assessment. Before entering politics, Felder was a tireless

Tayelet Gardens beautifully manicured private park have moved into the community and currently 50 of the population comprises either Anglo olim or their children. When Americans who are adhering to a

Community News Continued from Page 93 It was an amazing experience to be able to help others prepare for the holiday of Sukkot, said Pnina Levin, an eighthgrade student from Jamaica Estates. Doing ch

YU Conference Marks 20 Years Since Rabin Assassination Yeshiva Universitys Center for Israel Studies will host an academic conference for all audiences to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Israeli P

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 95 Morocco, Kuwait, and United Arab Emirates for a vote on Wednesday that the Kotel is an integral part of the Al Aqsa Mosque. They can never force Israel to su

Yeshiva League Boys Varsity Basketball Preview We are extremely excited to present the second annual 5TJT Sports Center Yeshiva League Boys Varsity Basketball Preview for the upcoming 20152016 season.

SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 97 juniors Jordan Hakakiah, Ari Warshaw, Ryan LeVian, Mitchell Hutt, Mike Livi, Tal Frankel. Rambam. Led by returning players Jack Ross and Aryeh Kahn along with new

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Screen It Out Many years ago, when people used the word screen, they were speaking of a window screenthose wire mesh panels that keep bugs, birds, and anyth

Generations Celebrate Haschalas Gemara At YDT Last Sunday, fathers and grandfathers joined the fifthgrade students of Yeshiva Darchei Torah to celebrate their first forays into the world of Gemara le

letters to THE EDITOR Deterring Terrorism Dear Editor, The article by Rabbi Yair Hoffman Neutralized Stabbers, October 16, regarding what Israeli citizens or military should do after they have neutral

Political Roundup AJC President Praises De Blasio Speech At Yad Vashem The 30th International Mayors Conference began this week in Jerusalem with participants from the United States, China, India, Nep


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