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See Page 7 See Page 66 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Pages 35 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 13 NO. 48 24 ELUL 5773 AUGUST 30, 2013 FROM THE EDITOR

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover brought to the city by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, it is time to move on. In a sense, those who live in the five boroughs may have to bid farewell to a type of

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 8 After all, this is New York and this is a Democratic Party primary, so each of the candidates is going to keep trying to be more liberally appealing than the othe

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 11 This situation obscures Ms. Quinns extreme liberalism, though her supporters believe that she is coming across more liberal than she really isespecially on issue

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 13 sional with extensive experience in New York City government during good times and notsogood times. He was the man in charge at the MTA, where he oversaw a 13 bi

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And Moshe went . . . to all of Israel Devarim 311 But the Torah doesnt tell us where Moshe went on this last day of his earthly life. The Chassidic masters say Moshe entered into the core of every Jew

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RESPONSE TO TRAGEDY Continued from Page 14 It could be between friends in shul, neighbors, relatives, brothers and sisters, or yes, sometimes even one spouse and the other. We carry our hakpados, our

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RESPONSE TO TRAGEDY Continued from Page 20 and should share equally in the division of the assets. The psak was clear that Rochels claim has no basis in halachah and that all assets should be divided

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover everything in all shuls, regardless of how they function throughout the year, gets stepped up a few notches. In this case, with Rosh Hashanah beginning on a Wedn

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 25 on his face. He would pull his hand over his face, seemingly in an attempt to remove or deal with his troubling frustration about the matter. He often said it was an

yet they took on the financial burden upon themselves and told me not to worry about anything. As amazing as it was, it left me with a guilty feeling. It wasnt fair to leave the entire burden on them.

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AVIGDORS HELPING HAND Continued from Page 27 with his or her application one from their rabbi, the second from a chesed organization. Every application involves a very intense due diligence process, E

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover Rosh Hashanah some fast only until Minchah. This fast does not need to be declared during the Minchah before it like other fasts. After Shacharis, it is imp

On weekdays, when we generally say, Melech oheiv tzedakah umishpat, we change this to HaMelech HaMishpat. If one erred in regard to HaMelech HaMishpat, then one does not have to repeat the Shemoneh Es

Terrorists Planning To Attack Jewish Schools BY REBBETZIN SUSAN ALTERKLAPERMAN Give me your tired, your poor Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free . . . So wrote Emma Lazarus, her words enshri

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Terrorist Planning Continued from Page 32 We are in a crisis mode. Our best defense is preparation. The following suggestions made by expects should be taken to heart and followed tice lockdowns on a

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5TJT Puzzle Rock On BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Suffix on era names 5. A few 9. Band with Gary Lee Weinrib 13. Tevye to Chavaleh band 14. All over again 15. Kind of bar 16. Film unit 17. Opening time, may

No Experience The Job Hunter BY RABBI MORDECHAI KRUGER Like a lonely bird calling out in the night, the firsttime job hunter often sings a mournful song. I cant get a job without experience, and how c

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I grew up in a home that felt nurturing and loving. My mother never worked while my siblings and I were growing up. I have fond memories of coming home from s

ful results. And of course the obvious Good parenting techniques creating a loving and secure environment for children making the right choices regarding schools, camps, etc., and much more. My point

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Moving On I am where I want to be, relaxing while viewing the glorious shore of the Atlantic Ocean. Im enjoying some tranquil moments at my place of refuge

at the Hilton, we enjoyed our stay immensely. We were placed in an executive suite, which gave Leib, Lea, and me plenty of room for sleeping and relaxing. In addition, it entitled us to have access to

A Most Trying Time BY RABBI YAAKOV BENDER August 26It was a very difficult day yesterday. And that is putting it mildly. It has been a very hard four days. But as difficult as it has been for the rest

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Lifes Lesser Mysteries As we approach Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, a time of prayer and reflection, there is much to think about. We all feel the weight of

soon. I know because it happens to me all the time. Everyone thinks he has a solution to the problem. The most bizarre home remedy to come my way involved the use of mustard. A close friend told me th

Multiple Guess BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER School is back in session in case you didnt realize, and were wondering where all of your friends went all of a sudden, and you should start paying attention now,

theyre passing legislation that will ban 50 words and topics from all standardized tests. Ive seen the list, and from what I can tell, they fall into four basic categories bear in mind that I am not m

A MOST TRYING TIME Continued from Page 44 and teach him not to be bossy or the center of attention all the time, you would accomplish so much more. You might even find out that there are issues in thi

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Remembering Rabbi Aron Zev Sternberg, BY RABBI YAAKOV SALOMON Do you remember all your teachers from the sixth, seventh, and eighth grades Do you remember their names How they looked What they taught

middos tovos. His smile was infectious and he shared it freely. Even in his final years, when verbal communication became a challenge, the famous Aron Sternberg smile never left his tender and kind ha

Oasis Of Coexistence Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER As we gaze at the countries that surround Israeland at the entire Middle Eastwe see nothing but chaos and deadly conflict, with sovereign Arab sta

these journalists. A good example of the dissonance they experienced was exemplified by the words of a Palestinian Arab worker they met. He told them that if the boycott of settler products becomes wi

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Top 15 Home Improvements, Part 1 There are many lists and articles that give homeowners different ways of preparing a home for resale by doing vario

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Last week, my column was missing my usual opinionated introduction about something that is currently going on somewhere in the world. What happened It wasnt writer

News From The Hills Continued from Page 57 taining strength to maintain peace. He believes that Israelis should be able to live wherever they want in their own country and that Judea and Samaria shoul

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letters to THE EDITOR Not Getting A Get Dear Editor, Many of my friends were disappointed with your Heard in the Bagel Store article last week, A Jewish Wifes Rights. Journalists often write on contro

tions are true how much more they would say about those who lie with such allegations How low has Klal Yisrael sunk I believe that you owe your readers an article about the sweetness and nobility of s

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BACK TO SCHOOL Continued from Page 62 programs. The department is moving to new facilities at 902 Quentin Road in the Midwood section of Brooklyn for the fall semester to accommodate the expanded offe

ros Graduate School of Education. It shows that not only are we on the right track, but in many ways we are leading the way. Touros Graduate School of Educationwhich also supplies teachers to a small

Great Hasmadah At YFR PHOTO BY IVAN H NORMAN Berachos And Boarding Passes For DRS Graduates Dovid Keilson, son of Dr. Mrs. Marshall Keilson of Lawrence, made a siyum on two masechtos of GemaraKesub

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BACK TO SCHOOL Continued from Page 65 vos lifestyle like theyve never seen before and they cant tear their eyes away. It is so beautiful to see the light in a campers eyes as he describes the first Sh

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 61 ple specifically who had seruvim issued against them, which were printed in the Jewish Press, causing great shame and embarrassment, but had never been con

News From The Hills Continued from Page 58 blowing of the shofar on both days. Yom Kippur services includes Yizkor Memorial Service. Rosh Hashanah Thursday, September 5, 930 1130 a.m. Friday, Septembe

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 69 ure to approve the total funding request will delay this vital reconstruction, the Democrats have denied funding for the repair of the Bay Park Facilitys e

Cabinet Issues CallUp Of IDF Reserves BY ARI SOFFER Israels security cabinet Wednesday issued a limited callup of reservists, in anticipation of an upcoming Western military strike on Syria. The decis

Developments In Uman Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM The Uman we know is part of Cherkasy oblast province, central Ukraine, on the Umanka River. The fir

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Machberes Continued from Page 78 is now poised to serve observant visitors all year round. The hotel is well appointed and serves Breslover Chassidim and all other visitors with equal attention and pr

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Photos courtesy of DMJ Digital Media Madraigos Golf Tennis Outing A Tremendous Success On Monday, August 19, Cross River Bank held its Fourth Annual Golf Tennis Outing to bene

insights on THE TORAH Nitzavim Choose Life From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN I call this day upon heaven and earth as witnesses. I have set before you life and death, blessing and curse. And

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 82 where elegant tables were set to accommodate the 250 people who had come together to show their support for Madraigos. included an Andrew Lock Custom Suit

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 84 As the day came to a close, golfers, tennis players, and all the guests were already anticipating next years outing, with the confidence that it would once

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 88 Eluzar. That warmth and closeness continue to this day. Yussie and his family maintain a special relationship and a heartfelt connection with the Munkacser

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Community News From Around The World Taking Up The Challenge Aleph Beta Academy A challenge haunts the Jewish community. Torah learning is a supreme value for us. We devote many scores of hours teachi

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