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BROOKLYN LOVE Continued from Front Cover in the Orthodox community. Brooklyn comes alive through the eyes of 19yearold art student Rachel Shine and her friends, all searching for love and wanting to p

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BROOKLYN LOVE Continued from Page 12 Ms. Levy writes with a light touch and an authentic sensitivity to the unique nuances of Jewish life. With wide crossover appeal to teens and their mothers, fans o

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BROOKLYN LOVE Continued from Page 15 RMM Are any of your characters based on anyone you know YL Although it is fiction, the characters and stories are based on the community I grew up in. Many people

BROOKLYN LOVE Continued from Page 17 trasting the world Im showing in the book to their own. Women interested in how different communities deal with love and marriage, or how a culture based on rabbin

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover ment should represent uswe, the people. There are a number of pivotal races being decided on Tuesday, November 6, and while they cannot all be addressed here

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 19 ly reelected has made Mr. Weisenberg less involved and somewhat removed from the nutsandbolts of the changing needs of this assembly district. Thats why we urge

As a product of a religious school system, Eric Ulrich, now 28 years of age, understands the issues that are so important to our community. This young, articulate member of the New York City Council u

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 21 On November 6, when you go out to vote you will not just be voting for either President Barack Obama or Governor Mitt Romney, but you will be casting a ballot th

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover that will beokay, lets call it honored at the forthcoming 18th annual dinner of Chabad of the Five Towns. Well, that all seems nice and sweet, but what now All I

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 23 had nothing to do with me. So after we were married, that is I to a young lady with no ties to anything to do with Chabad, we moved on and forged a new life together

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Front Cover dirt, spit, and throw bases, all to the delight of the fans. Sometimes they would be ejected and forced back to the clubhouse. Sometimes their behavi

MODERN TEENS Continued from Front Cover a large majority of my professional time working with the very population under discussion Modern Orthodox teenagers who feel disconnected, disheartened, and di

OTHER SIDE OF THE BENCH Continued from Page 25 for a snack. I asked one of the combatants whose voice that was. I was informed that it was the voice of their sevenyearold daughter. Oh, she came into t

letters to THE EDITOR The Other Side Of The Picture Dear Editor, Like Prousts madeleine, the 5TJT cover portrait of a rebbe examining an esrog with a magnifying glass meant to convey an image of the t

Lastly, I cannot share Mr. Tsadiks antagonism toward shlissel challos. Jewish women dont whisper incantations over their ovens, nor do they offer up loaves to idols. Theres no witchcraft or avodah zar

THE QUEENS CONSERVATIVE PARTY ENDORSES THE FOLLOWING CANDIDATES IN THE 2012 ELECTION MITT ROMNEY for President THE CONSERVATIVE PARTY BELIEVES THAT THESE CANDIDATES ARE BEST SUITED TO PROTECT THE T

WE NEED ERIC ULRICH IN THE NEW YORK STATE SENATE AS OUR NEXT REPUBLICAN STATE SENATOR, WE CAN COUNT ON ERIC ULRICH TO DELIVER FOR THE JEWISH COMMUNITIES OF FAR ROCKAWAY KEW GARDENS KEW GARDENS HILLS F

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 29 every opportunity to further understanding and knowledge of our Torah. Surely you can agree that they could have made the poor man and his son feel respect

lah, or a red bendel. The red string has been around for so long that the Tosefta Shabbos 7th perek specifically singles it out as prohibited under the prohibition of darchei Emori or the way of the A

Rabbinical Committee Rabbi Yaakov Bender Rabbi Y.M. Blumenkrantz Rabbi Moshe Brown Rabbi Saul Chill FAR RO FAR ROCKA ROCKAWAYLAWRENCE LEGACY CAMPAIG Far Rockaway Lawrence friends of YESHIVA

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Howdy There Why do I bother reading articles about the results of new studies when I know that the information will cause me nothing but grief This is espec

the gold necklace I received from my parents as a birthday gift years ago. It has a pendant in the shape of the letter H hanging from it. Averting my eyes when I see a warning would clearly be my best

Political Memory Aryeh Deri And The Oslo Agreement Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER The popular ultraOrthodox Israeli politician Aryeh Deri is preparing a comeback after a 13year hiatus that included

Aryeh Deri had a central role in advancing the Oslo process. Deri led the Shas Party politically from its inception until he was forced to resign in 1999 following his conviction. The Shas Party absta

Pain In The Mouth BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Im currently in the middle of a sixmonthlong dental procedure. So far. I do need my teeth, though. Thats where I store most of my taffy. About six months ago,

dentures, I could just leave them on the chair and run for cover. Getting dental work done would be a lot easier too. Id just mail them the teeth, plus shipping and handling. But eventually, I found a

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Elections Israeli Style Although it bears a direct correlation to the security and quality of our lives here in Israel, I do not pay daily attention to the politic

alition is tasked by the President of Israel to do so, and if they are successful, the next government is born. The problem is with the majority coalition part. Since our country comprises an extremel

5TJT Puzzle My Excuse BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Oh well 5. Univ. title 9. Daughter of Saturn 14. Groundless 15. Moshe, e.g. 16. Fowl place 17. Rabins predecessor 18. Ill second that 19. Take the honey a

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Saying Goodbye To Summer Each year when I take down my sukkah and store it away for the next year, I also need to come to terms with the realization

Solution To Previous 5TJT Puzzle Sports 1 DAF YOMI INSIGHTS 13 S E P T T A L E 21 2 3 4 5 T U B S A S I A L 22 6 7 8 9 T A R P S I B E A M 10 11 12 By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow 14 17 20 1

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 46 all able bodies were called into service in times of distress. Of course, it is totally permitted to violate the laws of Shabbos when human life is in danger.

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ The partys over. Our dear grandson Mordechai had his bar mitzvah this past Shabbos, surrounded by family and friends. Everything was extraordinarily beautiful, inc

pens to be Jewish and frum. Instead, be a frum Jew first, who happens to be a teen. Your Yiddishkeit should be foremost in your life, and that brings us to building your own special relationship with

News From The Hills Continued from Page 51 A communitywide blood drive is set for Sunday, November 4 at the Young Israel of New Hyde Park, 26415 77th Avenue between 9 a.m. and 215 p.m. The drive is sp

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THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz How To Order A Cup Of Coffee I love coffee. I love the aroma that wafts through a coffee shop and draws you in. I love a hot cup in the morning when its too early to be wa

THE DISH Continued from Page 57 Mocha. Made with espresso, steamed milk, and chocolate, a mocha is basically a chocolate latte, many times served topped with whipped cream. Americano. This espresso dr

insights on THE TORAH LechLecha Unquestioning Belief BY RABBI YITZCHOK D. FRANKEL AGUDATH ISRAEL OF THE FIVE TOWNS It is important for us to understand and analyze where lay the test for Avraham Avin

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BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat If Theres A Will, Is There A Way BY RABBI MEIR ORLIAN The Bergers had a long and eventful life behind them. They had lost their families in Eu

Even agreeing that he will directly pay the creditcard company violates the prohibition, since in reality he is paying money to the creditcard company to satisfy your debt, and paying more than was bo

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We Didnt Build That BY RABBI AVI SHAFRAN The current extended silly season called a presidential campaign has certainly provided its share of absurdities. Wouldnt it be nice if all there was to consid

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW This weeks letter is being answered by Jennifer Mann, LMSW. Dear Jennifer, I have known my dear friend Sarah for over 20 years. We are soul mates who have been through eve

friends that we do not speak negatively of each others husbands. Ideally, you should be able to tell Sarah everything about Shmuel without her adding her two cents. When a friend makes a negative comm

And there was strife between the herdsmen of Avrams cattle and the herdsmen of Lots cattle and the Canaanites and the Perizi then dwelt in the land Bereishis 137 The cattle of our father Avraham woul

We Didnt Build That Continued from Page 65 read in the Torah portion. The first rain was held back Bereishis 25 until there was, as Rashi explains, a human being to recognize the goodness of rain. Mos

A Five Towns Simcha Early Intervention Services For children birth 3 years with special needs. Services Provided Evaluations Feeding Therapy Special Education Nutrition Counseling Service Coordinat

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS JCC Of The Greater Five Towns Fall Schedule The JCC of the Greater Five Towns has a central location at 207 Grove Avenue in Cedarhurst. Most events take place there unless otherw

SKAs Merit Scholars The Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls is proud to announce that three of its students, Raquel Glickman, Leeza Hirt, and Avigael Sosnowik, are Merit Scholarship SemiFinalists

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 72 collectively dedicate a classroom in the yeshivas new complex. After the successful conclusion of the campaignan tion of hakaras hatov to the yeshiva and

Kulanu Seminars Mitch Weisbrot and Andrew Cohen are scheduled to present How to Protect Your Child Legally and Financially on November 14. The information they will share with you is essential to your

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 75 the program by addressing a room full of DRS students, members of the platoon, as well as the seniors and juniors from SKA HALB high school, and some invit

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Missed the OpenHouse Come join us for a MINI OPEN HOUSE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH 745 P.M. Rabbi Zev Meir Friedman Rosh HaYeshiva Mrs. Esther Eisenman Menahelet Mrs. Shaindy Lisker Assistant Principal

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 76 fold was removed, but he then spent months in isolation without any lasting or meaningful human contact. After what seemed like an eternity, his guards fel

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 81 Mr. Alex Edelman, who founded the school in memory of his mother, Rose Edelman, is thrilled with the results. This new campus is equipped with virtually ev

candidate, that candidate will certainly win the election. As lay leaders who have spent months studying the issues, the Far Rockaway Jewish Alliance is confident that Eric Ulrich can best provide the

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Dirshu To Hold Shabbos Kinnus Olam HaTorah In Tarrytown, NY BY CHAIM GOLD On Shabbos Parashas Chayei Sarah, the Shabbos Kinnus Olam HaTorah will bring together Dirshu participants from across the Unit

Kudos For Santino While attending a fundraising event this past Sunday morning, Rabbi Binyamin Kamenetzky, founder and Rosh Yeshiva Emeritus of the Yeshiva of South Shore, joined Dr. David Sussman, L

Dirshu Shabbos Kinnus Continued from Page 91 month. It will be the special occasion to honor the many Dirshu kinyan halacha participants, the future poskim of Klal Yisrael for their recent completion

Rocket War Intensifies On Israels South, Closing Schools BY ARYEH SAVIR AND A N AV S I LV E R M A N Over 60 rockets and mortars were fired at civilian targets from the Gaza Strip on Tuesday night and

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 33 the regime change when Hitler yemach shemo came to power. Jews and gentiles had lived and worked side by side. Many of my neighbors in Chrzanow would leave

Dirshu Shabbos Kinnus Continued from Page 93 as zemiros by Reb Abish Brodt and his sons. The climax of the entire event will be the beautiful melaveh malkah held at the main ballroom of the DoubleTree

Rav Kotler And The Satmar Rav A Friendship For The Ages BY RABBI YISROEL BESSER Does fire build or destroy The answer is that fire can do both it is an agent of destruction but also of construction. F

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Rav Kotler Continued from Page 98 er and more peaceful. One week, not long before the Rebbe himself passed away, a fairly young boy appeared at the tish, clearly not a Satmar chassid. He approached th

Community News From Around The World Agudath Israel PreElection Legislative Breakfast, November 5 Agudath Israel of America is pleased to invite everyone to its third annual preelection legislative br

Community News Continued from Page 101 highlight the core Jewish value of creating a better world. The 34 grants, distributed through UJAFederations Commission on the Jewish People, fund projects at c

ic learning environment for patient care, scholarship, and research in internal medicine and its subspecialties. Dr. Feldman is an ordained rabbi. He received his undergraduate degree in mathematics f

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Community News Continued from Page 103 The scrumptious yom tov meals had more singing and dancing. Around the large dining room, all the campers and counselors danced and sang well into the night. Eve

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