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See Page 32 See Page 31 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 11 NO. 50 3 ELUL 5771 SEPTEMBER 2, 2011 FROM THE EDITOR See Page 4 WIND AND RAIN, BUT NO FISH 19 23 24 40 58 INSIDE Ten Tips For Business A

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ARE YOU CONCERNED ABOUT RISING TUITION, TAXES AND STATE SPENDING SO IS OUR VERY OWN YERUCHEM PHIL GOLDFEDER So you ask, Will my vote really make a difference on our tuition and tax bills THE ANSWER I

FEATURES Classified Ads Community News Around The Five Towns Around The World BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover headquarters here in the Five Towns. After all, if they can survive standing there

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 9 by Friday at 500 p.m. Then about an hour prior to Shabbos, residents of the South Shore of Long Island from Sunrise Highway south were told that we would have to evac

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover thony Weiner who was afterwards unfortunately disgraced and is now long gone. Turner pulled 41 of the vote in last years hard fought election. That number at

dent Obamas vision or lack thereof on Israel and the Middle East. In politics, it is rare to find the flawless candidate whose positions always line up perfectly with yours. Logic would dictate, howev

AVIGDORS HELPING HAND Continued from Front Cover is a disaster relief fund its essence is to be there immediately during those first moments, rendering succor and financial support. Through its weddin

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 11 New Orleans in 2005, had everyone in the system taking a maximalist position on moving millions of people out of the storms path. Overreaction was fine, it seemed, a

GOLDFEDER IMPERATIVE Continued from Front Cover sues. When the evacuation order for New York City was announced by Mayor Bloomberg at 100 p.m. Friday afternoon, the ability of our local organizations

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LARRY DERFNER Continued from Front Cover al blog calling a recent terror attack on Eilat justified. In an announcement on the front page of Tuesdays newspaper, the Post announced that due to a profess

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Sweet Treats From Olim BY DR. JAY LEVINSON One of the many challenges for an oleh to successfully relocate is the ability to find employment. Often working skills from abroad have to be adapted to new

AVIGDORS HELPING HAND Continued from Page 14 For the 25 volunteers who give selflessly of themselves, AHH is truly a labor of love. The devotion of these young people, who are starting out in their ca

Sweet Treats Continued from Page 20 rael.com. All products are pareve and mehadrin, baked in a separate kitchen in the basement of Grosss house. The local rabbanut is notified before all baking, and a

Lifesavers From The Other Side Of The Bench BY DAVID J. SEIDEMANN, ESQ. If you find yourself in Perry County, Ohio at any time in the near future, pop by the New Lexington cemetery. There youll find t

Imam Calls For Release Of Shalit 5 TJ T I N T E R V I E W B Y RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN We are here with Imam Abdullah Antepli, the Muslim chaplain of Duke University. He is one of the American Islamic leade

bels. The term centrist does not hit my heart. People often label me as moderate Islam. It is not true I am orthodox. I am an orthodox Muslim. If you looked at my commitment to Islamic lawI am fully c

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Fogel Murderer All Smiles In Court BY MAAYANA MISKIN August 16A Palestinian Authority teenager who took part in the brutal murder of five members of the Fogel family was all smiles as he faced a court

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Passports, Provisos, And Photo Captions BY RABBI AVI SHAFRAN When you stop to think about it, the fact that so much of the worlds attentionnot to mention so much jealousy, anger, and irrationalityhas

Passports Continued from Page 29 negotiation table. In the meantime, the Obama administration came in for some criticism on the issue. The New York Suns website reported recently that photographs post

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THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Last Bite Of Summer As summer comes to an end, we try to hold on to the last of those carefree days when we can roam barefoot in the sand. Those days are almost over, so e

fier ion Sha Ben Tz by R The Religion Of Evolution Just Keep The Faith You shall not pervert judgment, you shall not respect someones presence, and you shall not accept a bribe, for the bribe will b

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, Im writing to you about my concern for my friend Rena and her husband, Jay. As background, I think I should tell you a little bit about myself. Im the type of

nances with Dena. Furthermoreand this idea might be poorly received by some people, including yourself, your husband, and your group of buddiesIm wondering whether you all might band together and esta

THE SHMUZ Continued from Page 33 cant a judge make up his mind that the money is the money, but I will not allow this to affect my ruling in this case The wind made it. The answer to this question can

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Now that Hurricane Irene has come and gone, I can say that Ive been through several natural disasters, including two hurricanes. Remember Hurricane Gloria I dilige

News From The Hills Continued from Page 37 Whats interesting is that during what was supposed to be the worst part of the storm, from 800 to about 1000 a.m., it was calm and balmy. I went out onto my

and the UN vote on a Palestinian state. Elul is coming and we have a lot to daven about. Upcoming Events The 6th Annual Labor Day Barbecue for the benefit of Avigdors Helping Hand will be held on Mon

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Preparing For Irene One day we had the dubious pleasure of feeling the ground tremble, and a day later we were warned of the approach of a hurricane named I

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THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 40 basement if the water is high enough to reach electrical outlets. You can get electrocuted . . . Right, and you be sure to keep away from windows. And so it

letters to THE EDITOR David Weprin A Strong Advocate For The Community Dear Readers, On behalf of Ohel Childrens Home and Family Services and the thousands of families that we serve, we express our gr

New from Over three decades of Torah literacy NEW FROM RABBI BINYOMIN PRUZANSKY Can a heart sleep More important, can it wake up The thousands of readers who have grown to love Rabbi Binyomin Pruzan

Letters To The Editor Continued from Page 45 been consistent with the Democratic Party, not Torah Judaism. If you want to send a message to Barack Obama and challenge how the Democrats have treated Is

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Hurricane Irene Relief Fund The Jewish Community Council of the Rockaway Peninsula has established a Hurricane Irene Relief Fund to help Rockaway residents defray some of the cos

Letters To The Editor Continued from Page 47 vote for a frum candidate that also has the qualifications to do a great job and make us proud. I want an assemblyman who shares our values, and that perso

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 48 residents boys to Pennsylvania and to secure the Arlington properties. A senior counselor for the Woodmere Residence spent her day off on Friday successful

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 50 ship fund for desperately needed help, and now the organization must turn to us. Over the past two summers, bake sale organizers have felt humbled by the o

for the Jewish community at large, such as visiting the elderly or preparing holiday gifts for less fortunate children. Middos Mentchen. Boys, grades 34, Wednesdays 600 715 p.m. Once a month young men

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Goldfeder Meets With Evacuees Local Stores Gear Up For Storm Phil Goldfeder, the Democratic candidate for the 23rd Assembly District in Queens, spent Sunday afternoon meeting with evacuated residents

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Handling A Loss With Your Insurance Company BY HOWARD M. ADELSBERG, ESQ. Many of us were affected by HurricaneturnedTropicalStorm Irene. If you sustained a loss, the first thing to do is to notify you

Feeding The Meter Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN This article was written in loving memory of the authors mother, Sara Hoffman, obm, whose fourth yarhzeit was last week. She was a woman who we

Jordan Is Next To Fall Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER We in Israel must make the American people and Congress understand that deterrence is defense, not revenge, and that irrespective of the negativ

An AOK Kickoff Over 750 people gathered Tuesday night August 30, Rosh Chodesh Elul, in the Lawrence Middle School for the AOK kickoff event, in order to launch the communitywide new initiative, unity

Hakaras HaTovGratitude BY RABBI ARYEH LEBOWITZ The Root of Thankfulness Very often the best way to discover the true nature of any given middah or idea is to find the first place that the concept is e

less. You cant live in a country for centuries and not feel obligated to show gratitude to your host country. The message is clear Our obligation to express gratitude applies even to those who never i

Gratitude Continued from Page 63 the reason for this title in this context is to highlight the fact that when one enriches the life of another person, he has partially acquired that person. This is si

should readily understand when somebody does good for us. In fact, the Midrash Pesikta Rabbasi 123 compares one who doesnt have hakaras hatov to an animal. The Midrash states, How does a horse behave

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Some HardBoiled Shailos Those who cannot remember the past are doomed to repeat it. It is with this in mind that I bring to your attention an incident that o

Shulamit Shamir, ah A Heroine Of Israels Founding Generation BY MOSHE PHILLIPS A woman of valor, who can find Proverbs The widespread renewed interest in American Civil War history this year caused by

Jewish Heritage Barbecue The Jewish Heritage Center hosted a guys night out barbecue at the home of Avi and Rayna Deutsch on August 17. The event was catered by Seasons of the Five Towns. Proceeds be

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5TJT Puzzle Weather Woes BY YONI GLATT Across 1. 2,000 pounds 4. Gang areas 9. Wise 14. Uno 15. Shaqs last name 16. Italys second largest city 17. Long bench 18. WinniethePooh writer 19. Not suitable

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 66 found in an egg can cause the whole egg to be considered not kosher Yet, todays commercially produced eggs are very different. There is no rooster around the h

Community News From Around The World Kaylie Day A Dream Fulfilled Harvey and Gloria Kaylie, their family and friends, joined Ohels Camp Kaylie campers and staff for an inspirational day of celebration

Campers welcome the Kaylies my long and successful career, the accomplishment of which I am most proud, he told the excited crowd, is Camp Kaylie. I envisioned a stateoftheart Jewish camp that would

Community News Continued from Page 75 Dirshu Leads A Resurgence In Halacha Learning Many frum men share a healthy fear of the kitchen. No, were not discussing their ability to whip up a fivecourse mea

menthal, Adina BorgBlaustein, Nora Ellison, Rebekah Friedman, Zach Mammon, and Elianna Pollak. My experience has been very positive and I am now considering a career in teaching, said Pollak, a native

Community News Continued from Page 77 proud, and remarkably open to learning more and creating new relationships, said Chesky Kopel, who is doublemajoring in history and English literature at Yeshiva

New Jersey Chicago, Illinois Stamford, Connecticut and Atlanta, Georgia. Ranging in length from two to six weeks, these summer internships and kollels offered students the chance to develop their own

Community News Continued from Page 79 program. To date, the program, part of DHSs Urban Area Security Initiative, has provided more than 100 million to vulnerable nonprofits, including many in the Jew

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Community News Continued from Page 80 Go North Celebrates New York Olim Five hundred Nefesh BNefesh olim celebrated the third anniversary of the organizations Go North program in Park Hagalil in Karmi

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