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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover at it, I know that I am conscious that its there. The look on his face the other day reminded me of the quiet preparation he used to do before davening at the am

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 13 ten about this subject at length several times, so the memories and recollections are quite fresh. I know it may seem strange to many, but our minyan on both Rosh Ha

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LUACH September 19September 20 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 24 Elul Erev Shabbos Friday, September 19 Daf yomi Chagigah 11 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah

Senator Ted Cruz On Sanctioning Iran Excerpts from a speech in the U.S. Senate, July 15, 2014 As Israels greatest partner and ally, the United States has weathered with Israel relentless attacks from

TED CRUZ Continued from Page 19 simply behave in good faith and stop its relentless march towards acquiring nuclear weapons capability. The connection between Hamas and Iran is a sobering reminder of

get the U.S. ambassador, Dan Shapiro, to visit his city because it is over the Green Line, in socalled occupied territories. That was not the case with Bruce Blakeman. He could not wait to get out the

CHINUCH Continued from Front Cover ricula, developing the skills of our school faculty, and generally combining all the elements needed to provide a good education and incorporating them into our myri

the confidence and fulfillment they need to enter the world as good, frum spouses and parents. Undoubtedly, one can acquire any and every tool he may need in life from our holy Torah. What we must obj

CHINUCH Continued from Page 23 kov turned to the boy and asked, Which hand do you throw a ball with The father, wanting to show off his familys piety, quickly responded, By us, we dont play ball. Reb

claiming to be from the Lost Tribes of Israel. Nearly three thousand years ago, the twelve tribes of Israel were split into two nationsthe Northern Kingdom called Israel, and the Southern Kingdom call

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LOST TRIBES Continued from Page 25 decent from the Judean kingdom from the time of the destruction of the First Temple. One of those groups in South Africa, the Lemba, practice circumcision, eat koshe

LOST TRIBES Continued from Page 27 vate this desire towards global peace and sustainability. Amid all this discovery and networking, our crew found a wonderful plot of land in the lower Galilee, in th

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New Kosher Wines For The New Jewish Year BY JAY BUCHSBAUM The year 5775 is almost here. And so is a bevy of new wines from wineries in Israel. New wines from Italy, France, New Zealand, and California

loam soil, in the central and south part of the countryIsrael can and does make a wide variety of flavors and tastes in wine. Couple this varied Israeli terroir with the most uptodate winemaking techn

Eis Lischok A Time To Laugh BY RAV ARYEH Z. GINZBERG CHOFETZ CHAIM TORAH CENTER Last weeks article was titled Eis Livkos A Time to Cry it focused on our lack of ability to cry when confronted with so

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Shofar Of The Deaf BY DANIEL FELDMAN As a child, I spent many Rosh Hashanah services sitting next to my father in the synagogue and acting as his middle ear. Thats a term I made up, meaning that those

The Death Of Klinghoffer Pretending That Art Means Never Having to Say Youre Sorry BY LORI LOWENTHAL MARCUS The most important thing to know about the Metropolitan Operas staging of the provocation pi

because they have said it that the whole point of this political work of art, is that it comes at a point in the fight between Arabs and Israelis where it can be used to stand for the whole conflict.

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Digital Torah The Great Unifier BY NAPHTALI LAVENDA I have always been fascinated by large Jewish gatherings and Israels national events. Yom Haatzmaut ceremonies, the mass Birkat Kohanim blessing of

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Take Comfort In the eighth volume of the Igros Moshe, there is a fascinating teshuvah written to Rav Efraim Greenblatt, ztl. This teshuvah, which is the 20th

you, to her it was probably like asking someone to give up a family member. Imagine if, while seriously dating a girl, you were told that the only way for the relationship to continue was if you gave

Trying to have a baby We can help At GENESIS, our mission is to help patients realize the dream of parenthood. We diagnose and treat all forms of infertility so couples can begin, or grow, their famil

Hirohito, Rav Aharon, And Truman Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN It could be a study in contrasts between the way in which two central figures in World War II dealt with Emperor Hirohito of Jap

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Apples To Apples This time of year, were not sure if were still holding on to summer or ready to embrace the fall. The abundance of apples, however, can get us a little ex

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Summers Gone, But Showing Continues Today is already a cloudy and yucky day. Sunshine is nowhere to be found. And here I decided not to close my poo

Letter From An Unmarried Man BY MICHELLE MOND I have been helping a man to find a shidduch for the past few years. I have counseled him through dating situations and have seen his growth and understan

outgoing enough and worldly enough she had to have the right kind of family, etc. If she did not have all these characteristics, I would worry that I was making the wrong choice and would be unhappy m

Tickled Pink Continued from Page 51 colors mostly around which ones are least likely to show stains. So purple is out. Personally, I think decorators might be taking it too far. Its great that colors

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters The Longer Shorter Way Said Rabbi Yehoshua ben Chananiah Once a child got the better of me. I was traveling, and I met with a child at a crossroads. I

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 53 such lofty spiritual states as comprehension of the Divine, love of Gd, and awe of Gd are way beyond my depth. I know the truth I know what Gd wants of methe T

create more conflict in our relationship. Our survival instincts scream out not to leave ourselves unprotected by trusting and risking emotional engagement. So, can all hurts be forgiven The answer is

insights on THE TORAH Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat BUSINESS WEEKLY By Rabbi Meir Orlian Nitzavim Growth And Pitfalls BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE In Parashas Nitzavim, the Torah tel

What did Rabi Yosef Karo answer asked Mr. Adler. His answer is somewhat unclear, replied Rabbi Dayan. He answered that there would not seem to be an obligation of maakeh, since the obligation of maake

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 57 circumstance, the amount that he is charging violates the prohibition of onaah overcharging more than onesixth above the market range. Although wages are exclud

5TJT Puzzle Torah Greats BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Musical exercise 6. Hammers partner 9. Electric auto 14. Gastric woe 15. Caspian, e.g. 16. Meteorological effects 17. Rav Solomon Luria 19. Straight up

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I always felt that my friend Cindy was so lucky. It appeared she could eat whatever she wanted, whenever she wanted, and still remain slim. I envied her svelt

Though you were not impulsive and checked in with your socalled friends about how to help Cindy, I think you missed two key elements that, had you considered more carefully, may have saved you from yo

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Confessions Of A News Junkie My most recent thoughts are so inappropriate for Elul that I may have to klop extra hard on Yom Kippur. Lately, there is nothin

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

Jerusalems Arabs Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER Last week, we sadly witnessed rioting and violence yet again in eastern Jerusalem. Local Arab residents used lethal weapons against Jewish neighborhoo

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Evening Of Reflection With Rabbis Krohn And Feiner, September 30 On Tuesday evening, September 30, Otsar Family Services will iyH sponsor An Evening of Reflection in the Five Tow

The entire community is invited to join the Ohr Torah kehillah and Chazan Vegh at Selichos on Saturday night, September 2021 at 1245 a.m. Hebrew Immersion At HALB Lev Chana The HALB Lev Chana Early

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 67 had the chance to meet their new locker buddies some girls even began to decorate their lockers in their own style. After a delicious snack of ice cream, w

Todd Kaminsky and Martin Oliner at the recent One Israel Fund event in Lawrence Detective Lt. Gary Shapiro, David Newman, Arthur Katz, County Executive Ed Mangano, Brad Gerstman, Acting Police Commis

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 69 for cover upon hearing a Code Red siren. The jarring scenes of men, women, children, babies, and the elderly all in a state of chaos gave the viewers a gli

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ I have come to the conclusion that I like reading hard copy in a magazine or newspaper more than reading on a computer. I read Arutz Sheva every day, and during th

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News From The Hills Continued from Page 71 weeks, many neighborhood cars have been broken into. We have reached out to the 107th Precinct to get information and we will advise you once we have more de

Exploring Prague Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM The 18th of Elul is the yahrzeit of Rabbi Yehuda Loewy, ztl 15201609, renowned as the Maharal of Prague

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Machberes Continued from Page 74 from many nearby areas who came to experience the special Shabbos. Several speeches were delivered and were immediately translated into the Czech language, as was the

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 70 MAY Hachnasas Sefer Torah, September 21 The community is invited to participate as Mesivta Ateres Yaakov completes its first sefer Torah, iyH, on Sunday,

Mr. Tuli Tepfer, Rav Yaakov Feitman holding the Sefer Torah, and Rav Yaakov Bender Yitzy Berko speaks at the seudas mitzvah but were impacted by the stories of his remarkable lifearrived to take par

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 79 The procession with the new sefer Torah then shifted to Heyson Road in Far Rockaway, outside the building that had housed Yeshiva Darchei Torahs elementary

Volleyball, Barbecue, And More At Our Place Five Towns Event It was another successful fundraiser for Our Place this past Sunday night in the Five Towns at the home of Esti and Ushi Stahler in Lawrenc

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 81 HANC Freshman Retreat The HANC High School Class of 2018 was inaugurated into high school at the annual freshman retreat this past Sunday and Monday, Sept

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 83 has been, in a sense, an increase in redemptive fervor and peoples need to belong to something bigger, something gamechanging. In a video circulating on th

of other courageous Shemittahobserving farmers through Keren Hashviis. The goal is to get every class involved by taking an active role in this extraordinary initiative through the purchase of private

Community News From Around The World Touro Researchers Prove Health Benefits Of Tea Dr. Milton Schiffenbauer, a microbiologist and deputy chair of the biology department at the New York School of Care

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Community News Continued from Page 88 The flight has been labeled a hospital in the sky by the press. This is the most medically challenging group that we have traveled with to date, said Dr. Stuart D

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Community News Continued from Page 91 receive autographs, and they all benefited greatly from his visit, both on and off the court. MVP also benefited from the expertise of Elliot Steinmetz, the new h

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Community News Continued from Page 92 where she applied concepts from computer programming and engineering to the study of psychology. She says she enjoyed seeing how two apparently unrelated fields c

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Community Prepares For Secure Yom Tov Season BY YISHAI COOPER Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder arranged for a community meeting, with the participation of the 101st Precinct of the NYPD. Also participating

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Community News Continued from Page 101 Legacy Recordings Project album, or get more information about Belz, contact Cantor Eric Freeman at 2129605353 or efreemanyu.edu. The NYPD leads the Shomrim in

Rav Yisroel Belsky delivering Divrei Bracha Commemorating the consistency and dedication to Torah that are the hallmarks of the daf yomi program, Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel, executive vice president o

Miracle On Central Avenue BY C.G. This past Sunday morning, at 755 a.m., I was driving to work from Far Rockaway to Hewlett. As I drove down Central Avenue, I approached the light at Cedarhurst Avenue

Community News Continued from Page 107 HASC Center Fishing Trip Sponsored By The Steinbergs This past Sunday, the participants of HASC Center programs were once again treated to a wonderful experienc

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