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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover carefully studied and implemented is the Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway. Several weeks ago I was invited to HAFTR to see how computer technology i

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FEATURES Business Halacha R Meir Orlian 88 76 36 62 67 55 48 42 35 38 39 51 81 11 31 44 54 58 Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Community News Around The Five Towns Around

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 6 at home and in my office, but this large red one was special. The other day Ben called to say the students at HAFTR had created a gift for me on their computers and t

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LUACH December1July 9 3 July 24January ZIP Code 11516 2 Teves Wednesday, December 24 8th day Chanukah Zos Chanukah 4 Teves Erev Shabbos Friday, December 26 Daf yomi Yevamos 83 Zmanim Earliest tallist

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 9 There is great promise and possibilities that 3D printing is introducing to society. A quick look online tells us that amongst the things that can be designed on comp

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover houses of Congress, it is on to bigger, better, and possibly even more important things. Obama remains undaunted and even energized. As Timothy Egan wrote in

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 13 Now as things twist and turn, with new elections on the horizon, the Obama administration finds itself in the awkward position of having to softsell its radicall

pieces to making a catalogue. It was successful. I became licensed and did my own auction shortly thereafter. RMM What makes antique, quality Judaica a wise option for the Jewish investor JG Because n

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 15 zl, in his Pischei Choshen Vol. IV p. 296 seems to feel that this is the most authoritative view. There is another view that the determination of the market pri

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JIHAD JOHNNY Continued from Front Cover istan. The war had attracted Muslims, mainly Sunnis, from all over the Arab world, to join forces and participate in a mod the first was that Arab mercenaries

the West by conducting lowscale terror attacks against tourists and foreign embassies, cyberattacks, or major terror attacks through the recruitment and directing of Islamic terrorists living in the W

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Basketball Roundup North Shore Hebrew Academy 6th grade defeats HALB, 3711. The North Shore team was led by the strong play of Steven Levian and Aaron Hajabia. NSHA is now 20. 7thgrade hoops. HAFTR co

SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 27 resulted in 8 points and helped the Falcons establish glass control in the half. In the third period, the Falcons began to creep away, outscoring Derech Hatorah 15

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SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 28 Heschel pulled within 8 with 4 minutes to go but could get no closer. Schwartzben had 12, all in the second half, but a tired Granowitz went scoreless the second h

Hockey HAFTR 2, DRS 1. The game against DRS was one of the most intense hockey games the Hawks have ever been faced with. Thanks to Evan Feder and Sam Schechters clutch goals and Ryan Glucks outstandi

Machberes Continued from Page 31 Rabbanim Visit In Israel, in 1999, Rabbi Aaron Leib Steinman and Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky visited the austere Ashmoret prison in Jerusalem, generating much public attent

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Machberes Continued from Page 32 warden and all other officials necessary. Rabbi Richter is the Chabad rabbi of Howard Beach. Recently, he worked with Rabbi Moshe Dovid Niderman of the United Jewish O

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters A Yeshiva In Egypt The Torah tells us that when Yaakov moved his family to Egypt, where the Jewish people were to reside for more than two centuries, h

Need A Boost BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Todays article is about how to boost a car. A lot of people are scared of boosting cars, because boosting cars is a multistep process, and if you dont do it exactly

getting you out will be a twostep process. Possibly more. 21. Untangle your jumper cables again. 22. Now comes the tricky part Between the working car and the dead car, you have two batteries, each wi

insights on THE TORAH Vayigash No Time To Weep From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN And he Yosef fell on his brother Binyamins neck and cried, and Binyamin cried on his neck. Bereishis 4514 The w

insights on THE TORAH In The Moment BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE When Yosef first met up with his father Yaakov after 22 years of separation, the pasuk in Vayigash describes how Yosef fell on his

The Winning Edge 2014 Conference A Definite Winner After the exhilarating Winning Edge 2014 business conference, the staff at Bottom Line Marketing Group was inundated by waves of positive feedback. W

that as these companies tailor and implement the ideas discussed, their top and bottom lines will grow, and employment in our community will increase. Indeed, a wealth of ideas flew around throughout

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Stew On This This is the season for comfort food, and nothing says comfort like a big pot of stew. In Jewish cuisine, we are familiar with the cholent stew, but stews come

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Gifting Towards A Home Purchase Buying a home in todays market no matter where you liveis definitely more expensive than it was in your parents or g

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I am what you would call a peoplepleaser. Growing up, it was important to me to be a good girl. My parents were strict and there were always consequences if I

what took me so long to finally recognize that my sensibilities were being restricted. But something started acting up in me lately, and it feels like a monster that is growing inside me, demanding to

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Question I am 26 years old and I have been dating for seven years. When I came home from seminary, I was looking for a fulltime learning boy. Even though a lot of shidduchim were redt to me, I still d

There are many people, your shadchan included, who feel that there is no such thing as a learnerearner. I, too, am skeptical about this term. When a girl meets with me for the purpose of finding her a

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword A Shabbos Invention BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Actor Schreiber 5. Shot from afar 11. Bulls on the board 14. Cold capital 15. Made like the Maccabees and the Greek

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman The Latest Gimmick Is my mother the only one who used to tell her children that if they laughed too much they would soon cry I have no idea how she came up

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Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Reflections What an amazing stretch of time for the Lubin family As I sit viewing the living room after our Chanukah party, with the remnants of wrapping p

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow the fact that they were the suppliers of food and water to people who served Hashem. This was their mitzvah. When there were no longer any ovdei Hashem to su

And Yaakovs heart fainted, for he believed them not Bereishis 4526 Such is the liars fate even when he speaks the truth he is not believed. At first the sons of Yaakov lied to their father when they d

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ As I sat with our extended family on Sunday at my motherinlaws yearly Chanukah party, I realized that the last time I had seen some of our nieces and nephews and t

worldrenowned lecturer, R Menachem Nissel, author of Rigshei Lev, live in Queens. This event, Beauty of Tears From Trial to Triumph, begins at 800 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Men and women are w

The Health Pantry Enhancing A Healthy Lifestyle BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER At the Health Pantry, supporting your health and enhancing your lifestyle is as natural as every product featured in the store

Chicken Salads Slice Of Life BY EILEEN GOLTZ This time of year there is always plenty of food to go around what kind of party would it be if there werent leftovers Slices of turkey, chicken, and even

Slice Of Life Continued from Page 61 2 cups shredded red cabbage salt and pepper, to taste rice noodles Directions In a large bowl, combine the mayonnaise, rice vinegar, sugar, sesame oil, orange sect

Visiting the Chabad Center, DRS students usher in a Chanukah for all ages palate to fully appreciate each sip. Mingle with your friends and discuss all that youve tasted over light food and dessert t

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 63 tically by Rabbi Wolf, senior coordinator Lisa Pockriss, and special helper Paula Fried ance at DRS is pleased to announce that every earlydecision and ea


I will go down with you into Egypt and I will also surely bring you up again Bereishis 464 Come and see how beloved are Israel in the sight of Gd To every place to which they were exiled, the Divine P

Community News From Around The World JECs Bruriah Students Get Financial Advice From PWC Bruriah students were treated to a day immersed in financialliteracy training by a team of specialists from the


Community News Continued from Page 67 bring my team back to visit Bruriah this year, he said. We felt it was extremely prepared me for my career. As she prepared to present her module to students, sh

Community News Continued from Page 69 tration and featured personalities such as Ambassador Stu Eizenstat, Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew, Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer, and numerous Jewish member

Lewin Chaplain Abe Friedman Ezra Friedlander activists Howard Freidman, Stanley Treitel, Benny Polatseck, Rabbi Daniel Ginsberg, Joe Stamm, Yoel Lefkowitz, Chanina Sperlin, Yaakov Behrman and many oth

The Joy Of Toys With Pugatch Chabad Brings The Chanuka In preparation for Chanukah, the magical team of Chabad of the Five Towns transformed the former Radio Shack on Central Avenue into a bustling t

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Community News Continued from Page 71 On this point, Evelyn Fuhrer said that throughout ones career, its essential to take what you learn at each job for use at future stops. When you move from the fi

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letters to THE EDITOR In Praise Of DAmato Dear Editor, I was delighted by your account of the DAmato tribute at the Reagan commemoration Reagan at 30, December 19. He might be counted as one of the ch

Crown Heights Residents Bring Light To NYPD A group of Jewish residents gathered in the NYPD 71st Precinct to offer solidarity and support after the horrific murder of two police officers Officers at

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 81 ambushed when a child stole his watch and an adult ostensibly caught the child and was about to return the watch. Your father was jumped, bruised, and robb

Chanukah Mesibah At Ateres Yaakov Netanyahu Vows That Israel Will Control Kotel BY ARI YASHAR Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu opened the Bible Quiz for adults in Jerusalem on Tuesday night, at whic

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Schumer Seeks 50 Million For 878 Project BY LARRY GORDON Under a steady drizzle in the Lawrence Costco parking lot on Tuesday morning, Senator Charles Schumer called upon the U.S. Army Corps of Engine

Shortly after their marriage, the Taubs settled in Lawrence, and they were eventually followed by Yoavs brothers, J.J. and Moshe, as well as his sister, Avigayil Stoll. The extended Taub family soon m

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Legal Expenses Mr. Weiss lent his downstairs neighbor, Mr. Feder, 25,000 for six months. During the loan period, a dispu

Thus, concluded Rabbi Dayan, Mr. Feder has to pay Mr. Weiss for the expenses of the first session that he missed and the lawyers fee for the letter to make him come to beis din. From The BHI Hotline

Hamas Rejects PA Statehood Bid At UN On Tuesday, Hamas joined several Palestinian groups that have rejected Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbass statehood bid at the UN Security Council. Ham


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