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See Pages 35 See Page 41 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 15 NO. 43 15 AV 5775 JULY 31, 2015 FROM THE EDITOR Pollards Rele

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SUMMER CAMP Continued from Front Cover preparing for actual warjihad against Israel. The watchdog group Palestinian Media Watch recently exposed what has been going on this summer in a camp called Jer

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover loves it with all his heart and being, but he is also afraid that he is losing the battle. The mantra that emanates from most political leadersboth left and

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 that was the thrust of his message on his recent New York visit. His office here in Jerusalem is nondescript. There is no sign indicating where he is, just a few

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REBBETZIN RISHEL KOTLER Continued from Page 12 guest home for those seeking treatment in nearby Knigsberg, which was a medical hub in Europe. Sara Yehudis also took a strong lead in establishing chinu

In Kovno, the Friedmans continued with their extraordinary chesed. They welcomed into their home all yeshiva students who were desperately trying to escape the Nazi beasts. Day and night Reb Aryeh Mal

REBBETZIN RISHEL KOTLER Continued from Page 15 zer a manner in which to obtain the proper papers to enter Eretz Yisrael. Reb Shneur took a boat to Palestine together with Reb Laizer Yudel, zl, Rav Lai

yesoma . . . mvet vaiter gein mit der shidduchI do not wish to mess with an orphaned girl let us go further with the shidduch. The wedding took place on Wednesday, January 19, 1949 in the yeshiva bu

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 17 person for District 15. It was a quiet summer afternoon. We met at the Middle School building on Broadway in Lawrence, where a great deal of work is under way to get

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OTD Continued from Front Cover accusations are leveled, but are we doing enough to prevent this from happening again Faigy Mayer is one of hundreds, if not thousands, of Jews who have gone off the der

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OTD Continued from Page 20 a parent tell me, I wish I had been stricter about things This doesnt mean to always give in, but rather to realize that you might need help in determining which battles to

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After 30 Years, Parole For Pollard BY GIL HOFFMAN Israeli agent Jonathan Pollard will be released from prison after serving 30 years of a life sentence on November 20, the U.S. Parole Commission annou

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Bulk Savings BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Costco is awesome. My wife sent me to Costco today because we were low on tuna. Now were high on tuna. I also came home with eight items she didnt ask for. But no o

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Bulk Savings Continued from Page 26 But all that exercise helps take your mind off the question Where am I going to put this in my house Oh, they sell sheds. Because otherwise these things end up as f

beloved physicians, got into a bit of a mess when he was publicly chastised for pushing questionable cures. He promoted pills, lotions, creams, and drinks that he claimed would cure baldness, obesity,

The Gift Of Life My Journey BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN Do you ever wonder what your purpose in life is Maybe its simply to live and be a good person, generous and kind to others. Maybe its to get married a

although whos to say whats big or not, and with Rosh Hashanah not too far away gulp, it is certainly a good time to do something worthwhile. I read an article today about a young Jewish woman searchin

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, My wife Sara and I have been married for 14 years. Im sure we started off like most coupleshappy, in love, and hopeful that we would have a great marriage. Ov

on to show up in an authentic fashion is the mainstay of any good and meaningful marriage. Having said that, and in no way intending to justify Saras behavior, I do have to ask you to consider whether

Auschwitz Continued from Page 31 museum. This entire square, now called the Plac Bohaterow Getta the Ghetto Heroes Square, has been turned into a moving memorial to the victims of the Krakow ghetto. T

experience does not diminish the loss and pain that people suffer, but we can learn from the past and gain strength from the resilience that our people have proven. The words Never Again spoken in con

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 35 Israel, giving dollars for shekels finalizes the transaction. However, in the United States, giving dollars is considered the money and does not finalize the tr

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insights on THE TORAH Vaeschannan Ten Commandments Checklist From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN Everyone has an opinion on the Ten Commandments, even the U.S. Supreme Court. So often, I hear pe

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Savoring The Splendor Of Shabbat BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER ShabbatTable Talks, Volume I, by Rabbi Ralph Tawil, provides families with parashahbased material for valueladen discussions. With the weekl


Who Is This Guy BY ARYE NISONSON Hes punctual, efficient, innovative, and creative. Hes a general contractor who lives in Cedarhurst and has already made his mark on the industry. Youve seen his truck


Dealing With A Contractor BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN Baruch Hashem you and your spouse have been financially successful. It is time now to hire a contractor to redo the house, build a new house on land tha

your contractor what kind of mess you can expect and how you should prepare the work areas. Youll save yourself from some unpleasant surprises and you can minimize the pain, too. For example, if a wal

OnTheMark Fashion With Jeffrey Mark Fashion runways of 2015 are telling us one thing this is the year of personality Inspired by the versatility of this years hues, layered with a range of eclectic pa

areas of interest, whether walls, ceilings, or focal points. This exciting comeback is leading to the creation of magnificent forms of personalized and individualized spaces for all to admire. Best of

A House Built On Shabbos Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN Home construction is up, both locally and across the nation. Locally, many contractors are building homes to spec for Orthodox Jewish fa

tion. Another reason is that the prohibition will serve to further our appreciation of the gift that is Shabbos. To better understand this, an analogy may be in order. The U.S.A., the state of Israel,

BUILT ON SHABBOS Continued from Page 49 How does the Mishnah Berurah, which is generally considered the final word in halachah, rule He rules 3187 that when it is ltzorechwhen necessaryone may rely up

ing access for carriages, could be accommodated and use those secondfloor units. One of the easiest changes, which should have been effected years ago, is for the buildings presently not allowing wash

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Public Passage Mr. Gold lived just behind a shul. Since the road wound around his large property, people coming to shul

From The BHI Hotline Building Fund Discount Q. Our shul decided to remodel the sanctuary and imposed a building fee on the membership. It was suggested that those who pay right away may pay only 350,

Critics Choice Customers Kitchen And Bath BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER Customers Kitchen and Bath, a family enterprise, has successfully been in business for over 15 years. The company, which began in th

opinion, is the most satisfying thing for a business owner because your work is being rewarded. Chances are you are already a member of CKBs family of loyal customers. And if you have not yet discover

J MARK Continued from Page 47 Whether you are embarking on a fullscale renovation or simply look ing to update your home, Jeffrey Mark and his team of experienced designers can help transform your ho

tectural planning and design, design concepts, project implementation and management, accessories, art selection, paint color selection, wall coverings, and floor tiles. Their custom work extends to k

Make Over Your Front Door Tips To Make A Grand Entrance There are many reasons why a home could need a door makeover. Entry doors, like other major components of the home, can wear out over time and n

What To Expect Calling 811 Your call will be routed to a local call center. An operator will gather information about your digging plans and notify local pipeline and utility companies about your proj


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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Priestly Garb BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Mishpachah, with the 4. With 55Across, they were found in the middle of this puzzle 9. Cleopatra biter 12. Pricier comp.

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DAFYOMISHIURIM In the 5 Towns Far Rockaway Area 430 am 500 am 515 am 530 am 545 am 600 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Mishnah Berurah Rabbi Shmuel Grossman Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Magid Shiur Rabbi Shmuel Gro

Partial view of the crowd at the Dirshu Kinus Rav Moshe Hillel Hirsch delivering divrei chizuk A Scheduled Bein HaZemanim There was a hush in the hall as the venerated nonagenarian senior rosh yeshiv

DIRSHU Continued from Page 67 reminded, bein hazemanim is not hefker. Every bachur should make a schedule and maintain it. Part of that schedule is davening every day at the same time in the same plac

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ I was wondering what to write about this week, and then last night I got my topic. At approximately 115 a.m., our carbonmonoxide detector went off. Though I dont h

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Let Them Eat Meat In honor of having meat back in our lives after the Nine Days, what better way to enjoy it than putting together a beautiful platter known as a charcuter

Question I am a 22yearold girl and I very much want to get married. My problem is that I am what people call a flipout. I am from a Modern Orthodox family and was quite modern in high school. I hung o

DATING FORUM Continued from Page 71 any person or familys way of thinking. That said, you might need to approach your shidduch requirements a bit differently. Although you are not OTD, do not be so qu

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BNAI TZEDUKAH Continued from Page 72 crisis. When they arrived in the United States, they stayed with us for a while. Because of space constrictionsI am married and have a familythey eventually found

apparel, gifts, antique furniture, area rugs, chandeliers, artwork, bricabrac, exercise equipment, video tapes, kitchenware, plus so much more. Leibel has helped my family and me over the years, says

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MOTHERS MUSINGS Continued from Page 75 feed the myriad visitors and campers. Then we were ready to embark on the requisite offcampus trip. As we proceeded out of the makeshift parking lot that was on

Having a partner like Senior Councilman Anthony Santino in the supervisors office is a blessing to the Village of Cedarhurst and our neighbors. Councilman Santino sets an example of fiscal discipline

Political Roundup Continued from Page 79 Grosz, the NYC city rally organized by many influential organizations, and other rallies have seen enormous turnouts and have elicited a tremendous response.

Assemblyman Hikind protesting outside of Senator Schumers office by individuals claiming to be mold specialists, many of whom failed to completely eradicate the mold, posing a health risk to the fami

Achiezer And YDT Present Mourning And Meaning PHOTOS BY SHULIM GOLDRING Achiezer Community Resource Center and Yeshiva Darchei Torah presented a communitywide Tishah BAv program, Mourning and Meaning.

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OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Only Here One of the great treats of living here is our major privilege of keeping the mitzvot of Eretz Yisrael. I was reminded of some of these differences over t

A Night For The Books Sign in front of an Orlah tree the righthand panel says that the owners are happy to host us for Shemittah and ask that in order to make sure that the picking is not harmful to

Celebrating Pupas Glory Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM In advance of the yahrzeit of his father on 13 Av, Rabbi Yaakov Yechezkiyahu Greenwald, current

of Satmar, the entire yeshiva of several hundred students chose to join him in Pupa, where they continued to imbibe his sweet Torah teachings. He lost his wife and children, who were murdered during t

Team Yachad Color Run 2015 At Camp Mesorah Camp Mesorah recently hosted its annual Yachad 5K Color Run. The entire camp was involved in the run to support Yachad. Camp Mesorah is proud to partner with

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Train To The Plane And Then Some The Train to the Plane has become old news since its inauguration. Used mostly by tourists and Manhattanites lookin

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Avnets Golf4Ohel Event On Friday, July 24, HALBs Avnet Country Day School Woodmere Campus joined with Ohel Childrens Home Family Services at the Lawrence Yacht and Country Club

JCC Caregiver Support Group Are you caring for an elderly loved one You may find yourself trying to meet the demands of work, family, and caregiving, all at the same timemeeting everyone elses needs b

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 95 Johns Episcopal Hospital and to the communities we serve, said Bishop Lawrence C. Provenzano, the Episcopal Bishop of Long Island and president of the boar

Empowering The Abusers From The Other Side Of The Bench BY DAVID J. SEIDEMANN, ESQ . Having practiced personalinjury law for almost a quarter of a century, I am familiar with serious accidents and ser

Hampton Synagogue 25thAnniversary Gala To Support FIDF More than 800 community leaders are expected to gather at The Hampton Synagogue on Saturday, August 1, to celebrate the congregations 25th annive


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