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See Pages 35 See Page 17 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Page 43 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 17 NO. 35 29 SIVAN 5777 JUNE 23, 2017 FROM THE EDITOR

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OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover afforded a platform, whips others into a dangerous frenzy. The others driven into the frenzy most often dont even know what the fight is about they d


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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover the challenges and complexities the state of Israel faces on a daily basis. And these are some of the issues that the editor of the Jerusalem Post, Yaakov Ka

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 9 down pretty hard right, and Mr. Katz says that if you think the Post is a bit too centrist then there is always Ms. Glick to point to. is no alternative to his l

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover being a school day but not a workday for us, it was the day when we were generally free to run errands and spend time together. habit. We had settled into

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 11 began to settle into place and we felt confident about where things were headed, I reconfigured our work schedule so that the managers, myself included, had som

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 13 One of them noticed that I had a sefer with me and commented upon it. I have a weekly erev Shabbat Skype chavrutah with my brotherinlaw Srulie Ehrenberg who liv

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NY BUDGET Continued from Page 16 schools. Each year, we build on the success of the year before, and that is exactly what we plan on doing. In the last four years, the amount allocated by New York Sta

In Israel, Kushner Rushes To Visit Malka Family One of President Donald Trumps top Middle East advisers, soninlaw Jared Kushner, touched down in Israel on Wednesday morning before paying a visit to th

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover pretended that we had sore throats, and so on. It was getting late, so before heading back out to Long Island, I made a stop for Maariv at 770 Eastern ParkwayCha

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 20 So while the Rebbe was all those things and accomplished a great deal more, it is the literature that has been produced about him this last decade or so that seems t

Rav Boruch Ber, Reb Chaim Ozer, And The Rebbe A Story In Honor Of 3 Tammuz Rabbi Yosef Dov Krupnik has been the kashrut administrator of the Detroit Council of Orthodox Rabbis since 1993. He also serv

3 Tammuz Continued from Page 23 questions outside, when they were teasing you The Rebbe replied, I didnt come to hold debates with anybody. However, I noticed that you heard their questions, and I fea

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3 Tammuz Continued from Page 24 be a Jew. So today, outside of New York, if you ask people about the hippies, they are going to say, This is another one of those diseases that the Jews have brought up

Biale Rebbe Of Bnei Brak Visits Five Towns Barely a year has passed since the Biale Rebbes last visit to the Five Townsbut it seems like so much longer. Since then, dozens of miracle stories resulted

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Biale Rebbe Continued from Page 27 my husband and the doctor. Behind us sat another woman, waiting her turn, and she announced that she knows an excellent lawyer, and then gave me all the contact info

Biale Rebbe Continued from Page 29 and happy. Countless cases of conflict between couples are resolved following the Rebbes instructions. Even in hopeless circumstances, peace was restored thanks to t

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Works Like A Charm Twice a week, four friends and I engage in an evening of gameplaying. The game we play, which originated in China and flourished elsewher

Negative Influence Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q. My husband and I are dealing with a serious problem regarding our precious firstborn daughter. She has always been a sweetnatured an

YidParenting Continued from Page 33 usually does more harm than good, but you never know. 2. Tell your daughter that she cannot interact with this girl. Again, this can seriously backfire, but there a

If you say, Waiter, I found hairs in my mushroombarley soup, it means two or three. If you say, I found hair in my mushroombarley soup, it means the chef lost his toupee. Of course, everyone goes gray

Dont Judge A Wine By Its Color These Reds Are Perfect For Summertime Sipping Conventional wisdom holds that red wine is too heavy to drink during the summer. Its true that many fullbodied, tannic reds

New On Recipes From Secrets Of Skinny Cooking Powerhouse food personality Victoria Dwek, one of todays top kosherfood writers, released her seventh cookbook on May 22. Only a week later, Se

Skinny Cooking Continued from Page 37 And Kosher.coms massive recipe library is fully searchable, allowing users to find exactly what they need for any occasion. Leah Gottheim, vice president of Koshe

a small parchment on the doorpost in relation to a library inside The Lubavitcher Rebbe explained that it all depends on location. The books are inside the mezuzah is outside. When there are Jewish te

Rewriting The Chapter Dear Esther, Ive been reading your column for quite some time, and there were several columns that jumped out at me, particularly one in which you talked about life being compose

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MINDBIZ Continued from Page 40 and emotional level, than specific outcomes. Though we can and should control our behavior, thats about all we truly can control. Sadly, we cant always change the ultima

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 42 the duration of the rental, continued Mr. Lerner. Real estate remains in the possession of its owner, and he has the upper hand in cases of doubt. Nonetheless,

laws of prompt payment apply to them A. If someone hires an employee to work for another person, neither one violates bal talin if payment is delayed. The business owner does not violate, because he d

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 45 Aharons High Priesthood was the charge All the people in the community are holy and Gd is in their midst why are you setting yourselves above Gds congregation

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Summer Vacation BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Talmudic Rav 5. Alan in Argo 10. No longer working abbr. 14. Rush Hour star, 1998 15. Shwekey is known for it 16. Did y

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And then how will I explain my actions to him This is making me sick. What can I do Response While it might appear that you are distressed about the same issue as everyone else in the dating scene, I

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 50 tional storm. You have faced decades of adversity despite all your hard work and determination, yet you still bring up Hashem numerous times. In fact, this thought

A Ticket To Shteig PHOTOS BY IVAN H. NORMAN The Yeshiva of Far Rockaway annual Hasmada Program held its grandraffle drawing on erev Shavuos. Mazal tov to all the winners and all the participants who b

The Rebbe From Lubavitch Part 5 BY R NISON GORDON, ZL TRANSLATED BY P. SAMUELS Note This article is a translation from a biography of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, written

by then called, supplied the entire Ukraine and White Russia with matzah. Every synagogue in the city was packed with cases of matzah, and the Jews were looking forward to a joyous yom tov. And that w

Here Goes The Sun BY MARGIE PENSAK Total solar eclipses dont happen every day. The last time a solar eclipse brought complete darkness to a swath of locations in the continental United States was 38 y

Fun Torah Facts About Solar Eclipses The Gemara Sukkah 29a says that a total solar eclipse is a bad sign for idolaters because they base their calendar on the sun, and the sun is being blotted out. O

Eclipse Continued from Page 57 Both of us have visited our carefully chosen site and conference center in St. Joseph, Missouri, to make the proper arrangements. We chose St. Joseph because

News From Senator Kaminsky Informational Town Hall About Nassau Expressway Improvements. Fixing the constant flooding and congestion plaguing NY 878 has been a top priority and, after much urging, the

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POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 59 companies which engage in or promote the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions BDS movementwhich seeks to harm and delegitimize Israelfrom receiving state contrac

Rep. Eliot Engel Sen. Robert Menendez Sen. Ben Cardin Sen. Ted Cruz Sen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Virginia Foxx RNC, chair of the Education Committee. Chairwoman Foxx spoke of her deep commitment

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 63 ers and legislators, gathered on Capitol Hill in honor of the 40th anniversary of Efrat, an innovative Israeli organization dedicated t

U.S. Representative Trent Franks speaking, Woli Stern, Dr. Eli Schussheim, and Richard Hellman profit partner, Mr. Woli Stern, who has directly saved more than 6,300 lives. In a powerful moment, Dr.

POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 65 discriminate against the Jewish state. Thats why its important for Senator Gillibrand to help lead the charge on the antiBDS measure. We hope she can stand on

dents about it in a responsible manner will reinforce the importance of preventing genocide and condemning hate and antiSemitism, said Senator Phillips. Senator Phillipss legislation S5530 would requi

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REAL ESTATE Continued from Page 67 o Step or jump into water over their heads and return to the surface o Float or tread water for one minute o Turn around in a full circle and find an exit o Swim 25

SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 69 Young Israel of Manhattan, Tribeca Synagogue, Beer Hagolah, Young Israel of West Hempstead, Torah Ohr, Yam Hatorah, Mesivta Tiferes Torah. This years seniordivisio

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All In One Athletics Creating Champions With Character BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER At All In One Athletics, every young player is a champion. Acclaimed by parents and youngsters alike for providing outs

Cleveland Woods. A Brooklyn native, Cleveland Woods understood at an early age the possibilities of where education and basketball could take him. He received a full basketball scholarship to New Hamp

Senseitional Skills PHOTOS BY MICHAEL UNGER All In One Athletes Continued from Page 73 one daughter. His love for his own family drives him forward with such purpose. Dov and his wife, Heather, are t

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Sworn Statements A woman was deathly ill, and her family was gathered around her. She wanted to ensure there would be no lingering or bitter disputes regardi

This past Shabbos, I read an article in Mishpacha magazine called Missing Mom, written by a woman who misses her motherinlaw. I didnt write it, but I could have. And its timeliness couldnt have been m

Bnos Malka authors enjoyed their final Authors Share of the school year. Students shared their writing, including various forms of poetry and nonfiction research pieces. Students have been working ha

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 77 them to his website Students were able to order copies of the books which Mr. Luper signed and personalized. The best part was when the author gave stu read

Reb Noach Deutsch and present to depict the road towards a future where the Torahs flaming torch would surely guide our people towards an eternal destiny. He also implicitly praised Chazaq for its gr

Rav Yeruchams Views On Mazal And Chance Rav Yerucham Levovitz, , had a very powerful method of speaking, wherein he built his students and cultivated fundamental ideals within them. He delivered maama

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Rav Yerucham Continued from Page 80 The Question If so, the question truly stands out. There are many things that occur in the world that, at first glance, appear to be by random chance. Why do they

Frum Marriage Enhancement Retreat, July 910 Love and marriage may be the most used and the most potent words in the English language, states Dr. Sue Johnson, developer and researcher of emotionally fo

Community News Continued from Page 89 was cold, everyone enjoyed the day, and the wet suits provided by MTA helped keep everyone comfortable. When they returned to the hotel, they had a few hours to e

of this years senior class. The evening began with the processional led by Shuey Jacoby, the singing of the National Anthem by the YUHSB Choir, and the presiding remarks of Head of School Rabbi Joshua

Community News Continued from Page 91 and salutatorian and U.S. Navy veteran Freddie Digiacomo. Mr. Fuchs, 96, formerly of Queens, graduated from high school in 1937, but did not continue on to colle

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Midreshet Shalhevet Celebrates Class Of 2017 Midreshet Shalhevet, the sister school to Rambam Mesivta, celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2017 on Tuesday night, June 20, at Temple Hillel. Hundr

four years succeeding academically, socially, and otherwise. As graduating highschool seniors, we crave independence, she said. We talk about it all the timegoing to Israel and college, making our own

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS The MAY Class Of 2021 Has Arrived Students of Mesivta Ateres Yaakovs Class of 2021 came together for their first official activity. At the annual freshby their more senior school

Hashem for bringing the students to this milestone. Closing out the ceremony was a moving rendition of Birkat Kohanim performed by Chazan Karavani, father of one of this years graduates. After the pro

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 97 ing the magnificent Beis HaMikdash display. A huge mazal tov to all of the graduates Gan Chameshs Early Childhood Center is under the auspices of Chabad of

preview of the firstgrade classes and the building where they will attend school next fall The firstgraders went to the Levi Yitzchak Library and Berrylicious as a siyum for kriyah and ketivah accompl

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