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See Pages 35 See Page 87 See Page 15 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 8 1 KISLEV 5776 NOVEMBER 13, 2015 FROM THE EDITOR

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover yards from the entranceway to the Cave of the Patriarchs, and another 150 are presently serving in the army. On Shabbat Chayei Sarah, more than 200 guests from a

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 6 about 400 p.m. headed back toward Mearat HaMachpelah where they would be joining thousands of Jews to welcome Shabbos in Hebron. We walked up the first flight of stai

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 7 to celebrate. This year, Dan said over the phone on Tuesday, they thought that only a few hundred would come to spend Shabbos there. In the end, over 4,000 came to He

AN EVENING YOU WILL NEVER FORGET AMERI AMERICAN FRIENDS OF S 33rd ANNUAL DINNER Sunday, December 6th, 2015 The Marriot Marquis Buffet Dinner 600pm Program 800pm Broadway at FortySixth St. NYC HUCK H

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 8 medical personnel around him trying to determine the nature of his injury. Ronen says that the Shin Bet that accompanied him to the hospital from Hebron urged Ronen t

LUACH November 12November 21 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 30 Cheshvan Wednesday nightThursday, November 1112 1st day Rosh Chodesh Kislev 1 Kislev Friday, November 13 2nd day Rosh Chodesh Kislev Daf yom

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 11 port for Israel in Congress is strongas it has always beenthere are also some serious problems. First off, Congress today is unpopular, weak, and ineffective on

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 about Ms. Schultz, whose statements are pleasing to a proIsrael audience, is her active support for the presidents deal with Iran, of which she was a leading pro

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AIPAC Continued from Page 14 meeting that AIPAC and Obama share the same goals and have only a difference of strategy. I dont share Obamas goals. Nor, I believe, do most Orthodox Jews. Is it possible

who have experienced it. Meanwhile, to get a sense of AIPACs views, heres an experiment you can try at home Go to Search Judea and Samaria. Then search West Bank. Now go to

Shulem Rosenbaum, class of 13 Senior Associate, CPA, Roth Co. Recipient of Elijah Watt Sells Award presented by the AICPA Jerry Frenkel, class of 11 Third year student New York Medical College Shal

AIPAC Continued from Page 17 about AIPAC. Another little Washington secret is that when Israel loses big, AIPAC wins big. AIPAC already is exploiting their Iran Deal loss and expecting a huge fundrais

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STRANDED Continued from Page 19 technology and the Internet. While the police took my statement and offered very little hopeno, let me correct that, offered no hope whatsoeverI was told that I would h


STRANDED Continued from Page 21 one they could think of with political connections. Although I was not getting on the 100 p.m. flight and I would be staying overnight, it would hopefully be somewhere

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Shepping Nachas With Shulamith Gala Breakfast As FourthGraders Learn Yehoshua On Thursday, November 5, the fourthgrade students of Shulamith School for Girls reached a milestone in their lives as they

Shulamith Continued from Page 25 Morah Penina Deutsch, Morah Lindsey Weinreich, and Morah Rivka Holzman. The trip ended with the girls creating Mizrach signs on copper foil, which they will treasure a

ered in the spacious gym to watch the eighthgraders perform two dynamic dances, choreographed and led by Batya Altmark, Shoshana Hess, Tzipori Eichler, and Rachelle Gelbtuch. After the dance presentat

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Water, Water Not Everywhere The weather in Israel these past few weeks has been stupendously wet. Storm after storm has blown through and weve had some significant

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ The terror continues in Eretz Yisrael. While some days are more subdued, on other days we hear of multiple stabbings or attempts that are thankfully intercepted be

News From The Hills Bnos Chava Semina Bnos Ch hava Seminary h ary Continued from Page 31 should remember that we trust only in Hashem and not even in the best of our friends. Upcoming Events Kashru

Achiezers Second Annual Eldercare Plus Conference On Sunday of this week, more than 700 people some hailing from as far as Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Florida, and beyond arrived at the Eldercare Plu

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin A Clear Vision So many times Ive considered the concept. So many times Ive deliberated if this was worth doing. After all, I only need glasses to drive . .

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Creature Of Habit For more than a dozen years, I drove the same make and model of car. Even the color was always the same. It was red. And I loved it. The c

Fun For All At Chabad 5T Many of the popular youth programs at Chabad of the Five Towns have started for this season, including Chai Five pictured top left and Bat Mitzvah Club for girls pictured top

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insights on THE TORAH Keep Digging BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE Everything recorded by the Torah is intended for us to learn a lesson from. The topic of Yitzchak digging wells ize success has sl

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Whodunit Rav Yitzchak Zilberstein discusses an interesting incident in his sefer Chashukei Chemed on Yoma 86b. There was an apartment building in Eretz Yisra

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Continuation Mr. Strauss was hired to coach the communitys Little League baseball team. The initial agreement was for a

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 41 alty since the thief did not damage the goods he merely prevented salvaging them Ramban, Dina DGormi, see Shaar Mishpat 1764. Thus, one who stole and retained p

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Mesilat Yesharim People Of The Book Classic Works Of The Jewish Tradition BY DR. HENRY ABRAMSON One who passes through this world without thinking is like a blind man walking along a river. Danger is

untitled manuscript revealed that it was an earlier version of Mesilat Yesharim, composed in a radically different fashion while the traditional published edition was written in simple declarative pro

FROM WHERE I STAND Continued from Page 45 Generations later, when his children went through the iron furnace of the Egyptian bondage and still, with amazing faith and tenacity, kept their heritage, th

rhgk tc ehsm N EXT WEEK unst irn ,ause suc f tyhka r drucxyhpn THE PITTSBURGHER REBBE SHLITA November 1923 to Kew Gardens Hills tmhu ,arp ,ca who will be coming vht Mincha Kabolas Shabbos at 41

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, Im a woman in my seventies, and my sister is two years older than me. Over the past few years, as we find ourselves getting older, weve started reminiscing a

that she was serious. She said it was one of her fondest childhood memories and it was so great taking a family vacation. When I asked her about all the nervousness and yelling, she said she remembere

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Torah Greats BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Gefiltefish fish 5. What a maharat isnt 9. Middle East problem maker 14. Cambodian money 15. Field 16. January hot spot 17

MIDDAH OF THE MONTH doing it as soon as you can start twins. The first child was born red and they sold soup. WORD CMRLESAB scramble IFFNOGER DRIDUS AEERROSFFHT PARSHA SKIT ideas Act out these

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Slow Cooking If youre a mom with multiple kids, you might be feeling overwhelmed with all the demands of your day, keeping your home running like a tight ship, homework, a

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Maintaining Amenities Apartments in Manhattan are expensive thats a given. So many factors must be considered in order to determine the value of an

advice in a healthy and mature way. I gather the reason your therapist suggests that you date others as opposed to marrying this man now is because the therapist might feel that the friendship you had

You never know who knows whom, and you might even get introduced to a man who had a similar history. I will warn you not to reach out to local shadchanim. If you have the time and can afford to travel

Happily Ever After The Jewish Home As A Mikdash Meat BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Yeshiva Universitys Center for the Jewish Future and affiliate Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary has launched Cho

italrelationship educator and numerous RIETS roshei yeshiva. The Chosson Teacher Training course was cultivated by Rabbi Naphtali Lavenda, with the guidance of Rabbi Shmuel Maybruch, LSW, a psychother

Hot Sauce Continued from Page 46 gluten, we just didnt know that. But for example, some companies had glutenfree matzahball mix. Thats a great idea, right Or you can just not have matzah balls. If you

The First Chassidish Rebbe In The U.S. Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM In the late 1800s, a great migration began, as many Jews left Europe for America.

Machberes Continued from Page 59 shul at the time was Sephardic. Most of the congregation had come from Barbados, so they spoke Spanish. While in Newport, Rabbi Carregal became a close friend of Ezra

of their great sacrifices. Rabbi Fishbein, eminent rav of the congregation, described his ongoing efforts to establish a kollel in Buffalo and acknowledged that the visit of so many chassidim buttress

DRS Continued from Page 61 per Yeshiva High School National Invitational Basketball Tournament. The tournament, hosted by the Margolin Hebrew Academy in Memphis, Tennessee, has become the secondlarges

Switch to Ultra Mobile and SAVE Varsity Update JEC Surprises SAR. On a beautiful, warm fall night, the JECRTMA varsity basketball team brought some thunder to Riverdale to combat the SAR Sting in an i

SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 63 be balanced. RTMA was led by Kimmel with 13 points 78 from the foul line. Senior PG captain Shmaryahu Shulman was the consummate floor leader with 11 points and to

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HALB Boys Celebrate Chumash PHOTO BY IRA THOMAS CREATIONS SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 64 StarSpangled Banner and Hatikva before tipping off the ball. As the game began, the 201520165776 JV bask

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Suitcase Sundays At LY Library Per favore, allow us to describe the fun the children experienced at Sunday centers Ten boys and girls trav eled to Italy with Morah Leeba as thei

treat his or her own. All participants took home a copy of the story, along with the various storyrelated projects and crafts that he or she created. Special thanks go to Sifriyat Pijama and its donor

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The Temple Mount Lessons from History Yerushalayim. Eretz Yisroel. Words that have evoked profound yearning in Jewish hearts for millennia, now grip at our hearts with fear and apprehension. As violen

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 69 compete with other yeshiva students for awards on their poetry. The theme for this competition was to address A Jew from the Past in a freeverse poem, and

s g thi n tarti rd s rsday thu Rabbi Aryeh Dachs Dachs ach chs ch hs PRESENTS ur 3ar O Ye FOOD CHOLENT FRIENDS LEARNING For High School Boys inter W THURSDAY NIGHT 900 pm 1000 pm note change in

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 72 and strengthening the U.S.Israel alliance. AIPAC put great effort into the program, with over 100 AIPAC staffers participating, together with college and f

Community News From Around The World YHT Visits Rav Schachter On Monday morning, November 9, the eighthgrade boys of Yeshiva Har Torah visited Rav Hershel Schachter, rosh hayeshiva at Yeshiva Universi

Community News Continued from Page 75 to crises close to home and around the globe. Working with nearly 100 beneficiary agencies, synagogues, and other Jewish organizations, UJAFederation is the world

voting and had a chance to step into their classroom voting booth to elect the best choice for class snack. Potato chips beat out pretzels. Students had great handson experiences learning all about th

Community News Continued from Page 77 a funfilled entertainment program featuring Rabbi Y.Y. Rubenstein, a singalong, and an exciting lineup of many other legendary personalities. See the ad on Page 2

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Community News Continued from Page 78 literally and metaphorically central in the building, is a key expression of this idea. The Central community celebrated the new beit midrash with programming bot

JEM Shabbaton nections were made a sense of camaraderie filled the air. Shabbos afternoon, napping was not on the agenda. Guests, students, and staff sat in a large circle. Each in turn spoke about t

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Community News Continued from Page 81 Norman Sternthal, an active member of Montreals Jewish community, serves as a member of the Yeshiva College Board of Directors and director of the Canadian Friend

American Friends Of Bet El Dinner, December 6 Enjoy an evening where you can meet and hear from two staunch supporters of Israel. Speakers are presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, and Modi Rosen, Isr

A ModernDay Miracle With all the news being dominated by Arab propaganda about Israeli occupation, fictitious IDF assaults, and actual assaults on Israelis, here is the true story of what is taking pl

Bet El Continued from Page 85 yeshiva students, had a vision of what Bet El could be. With three decades of tireless help from Jean and Eugen Gluck and the American Friends of Bet El, the town is now

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover trustees now running the yeshiva, a group of anonymous investors finds out about the banks offer to sell its note and secretly purchases the note from the b

investors were forbidden based upon a number of issues. The first of which is the abnegation of the mitzvah of hashavas aveidah. Within the mitzvah of hashavas aveidah lies the obligation to protect o

Political Roundup Goldfeder, Kaminsky, Kopel Lead Interagency Meeting On Route 878 Citing the need for urgent action to repair vital evacuation routes and ease daily traffic nightmares, Assembly Membe

to improve conditions along the roadway, which handles nearly 40,000 vehicles per day. Last year, Kopel, Kaminsky, and Goldfeder joined dozens of elected officials, first responders, and irate commute

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 95 repair or rebuild Sandydamaged properties through fiscal year 2020. It authorizes Nassau County to limit the amount of increase in property taxes to the amount

Rabbi Steven Graber of Temple Hillel, host of the event, and Ann Schockett, President of the New York State Federation of Republican Women, read letters from representatives of both parties that suppo

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 97 and water for the effort. Approximately 30 residents of all ages pitched in to make the cleanup a success, collecting trash and litter from the area. North Woo


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