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See Pages 35 See Page 12 See Page 75 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 3 26 TISHREI 5776 OCTOBER 9, 2015 FROM THE EDITOR

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover shots rang out from the guns of brutal, inhuman Arab terrorists destroying a young family enjoying an outing together and heading home. Over last Shabbos, th

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 6 apparently as much a concern as what happened after Mubarak in Egypt, Gaddafi in Libya, and Saddam Hussein in Iraq. Under Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry,

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LUACH October 1July 9 July 9October 17 ZIP Code 11516 26 Tishrei Friday, October 9 Daf yomi Nazir 48 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 914 a

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 10 for both when it came to being allowed out of the hospital. With the babies, first it was their size, then a little jaundice. One moment they are in an incubator und

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 13 It was before Yom Kippur, so there was a crowd assembled on Eastern Parkway doing kapparos. A little further up, there were crowds assembled on the corners of Kingst

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover postSukkot article in my head. Then events intervened, and I intended to write an article about the latest tragedies here in Israel. As I sat down to write

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 15 We have a neighbor who runs the meat department in a local store and he posted a notice warning everyone that the shortage was coming. But we all thought it wou

monkey park one daywe both enjoy zoos and similar attractions. Goldie and I went with the boys to the local police academy in Bet Shemesh, where there is a police museum, and they had some fun display

About AIPAC Note To provide some perspective on the nearby article by Jeff Ballabon, the 5TJT presents the following facts and ideas for the reader to consider. AIPAC is a registered lobbying agent fo

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AIPAC Continued from Page 18 broadest possible swath of politicos happy to come to its big bash, the woefully misnamed Policy Conference. Other AIPAC supporters tell a different tale, arguing to our c

ment that, unlike every other issue in Washington, when it comes to Israel, access and bipartisanship trumps policy, has been revealed as the sham its always been. AIPACs strategy of whitewashing and

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover Baruch Hashem, the bloodthirsty murderers were found. The Shin Bet uncovered this Hamas cell of five in Shechem. How did they uncover them It seems the info

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 22 There are other mitzvos here as well in finding the future murderers. Saving life is a fundamental mitzvah. What is the source of this mitzvah The verse in Para

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BROTHERS EULOGY Continued from Page 24 writingsince he had what to say and it was important for him to say it. Moreover, Eitam had the intellectual and moral integrity that a serious rabbi must have.

BROTHERS EULOGY Continued from Page 27 there is Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Tzoref, who was murdered 164 years ago. This means, from the perspective of the State of Israel, that the national struggle of the J

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And Gd said, Let there be light and there was light Bereishis 13 The Midrash compares Gds creation of the universe to the work of a human architect. When a person wishes to build something, first he f

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Let Your Phone Feed The Meter As the saying goes, When in Rome, do as the Romans do. On my recent trip to Israel, that became When in Israel, do as

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman An Elusive Progress Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. I do not know all of George Berna

Discovering Columbus BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER This coming Monday, October 12, we celebrate yet another holiday. Another holiday youre saying. Im not cooking for this one. The holiday is Columbus Day, wh

Discovering Columbus Continued from Page 33 Stop bringing us slaves she said. She wanted gold and silks, and he was running a ferry service. So Columbus went back to America again, in 1498. But first

extremely scared of thunderstorms. I am completely cured of that phobia, and I love thunderstorms now. I find them cozy and comforting. Go figure The second category of phobias is social phobia, and t

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

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us. Do you think I should get engaged or wait to see if things get better with his sister Response By Baila Sebrow I rarely defer to the opinion of a third party when a dating couple disagree on issu

and furthermore sees nothing wrong with the way you are being treated, indicates that the guy might not be emotionally healthy. Quite possibly, he too is a victim of his sisters abuse and is therefore

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 39 said. Is there a mitzvah to pay him before sunset if he said, when you have a chance There is both a positive command to pay a worker on time and a prohibition

ligence prevents the owner from earning rental fees on his car, he cannot compel you to reimburse him for that loss. Poskim debate whether one who leases a cow and damages it is liable for the time it

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, I am the mother of three almostgrown children. My youngest is 18 and busy planning her college experience and future career. They all seem to be doing well an

if its just for a decade or two, is more than many people can profess to have done. For someone like you, the opportunity of accomplishing such an enormous feat would be akin to another person winning

insights on THE TORAH Bereishis The Psychology of Sin From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN If we are all descended from Adam and Eve, then it stands to reason that our characteristicsboth positiv

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters To Do And To Dont And Gd took the man, and put him into the Garden of Eden to work it and to keep it. Bereishis 215 To work itthese are the positive co

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CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 45 actualize. Physical life expresses but an icebergtip of the depth and scope of the human soul. The same applies to the Divine prototype after which man is mode

speaks. The Machzor Vitri 424, one of the foremost students of Rashi, writes that the prohibition is biblical. There may be a different source for a biblical prohibition, too. The Torah tells us Devar

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Slice Of Life Continued from Page 49 cup flour 2 cups water 1 lb. small white mushrooms, stems trimmed and caps peeled Directions Put leek, parsley, thyme, bay leaf, beef, onions, carrots, and garlic

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Lets Go Mets BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Benjamin, to Jacob 5. Prosecutors, for short 8. El Al locale 14. Spelledout hit 15. Software program, briefly 16. End of a

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Slice Of Life Continued from Page 51 beans, noodles, and pepper. Bring the mixture to a boil and cook for 3 minutes. Reduce to a simmer and add the chicken. Mix to combine and cook 45 minutes until th

MOTHERS MUSINGS Continued from Page 55 over a possible impending hurricane, we were thankfully passed over this round and had pictureperfect weather. Monday night found some of the Lubin crew enjoying

music is leibedig and this is what everyone wants. Hearing loss is more prevalent than you may realize A study published by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders NIDCD i

Ending Sukkos On A High Note On Sunday this week, the Liska Rebbe, Rav Tzvi Hersh Friedlander, shlita, led his congregation in Hoshanna Rabbah observances for the new year 5776 with chanting of the H

Evolution Of WaterResistant Schach Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM The first two days of Sukkos 5776 2015 were enthusiastically celebrated in the Northe

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Machberes Continued from Page 59 introduced in Antwerp, Rabbi Chaim Kreiswirth, ztl 19182001, chief rabbi of Antwerp, together with members of the beis din there, issued a ruling finding Schach HaPele

Community News From Around The World St. Johns Hospital Names Chief Of Palliative Medicine St. Johns Episcopal Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Daniel DiNardo as chief of palliative medicine. A grad

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Community News Continued from Page 63 of Telestrations. This event was not Centrals only Simchat Beit HaShoeivah Twentyfive alumnae studying in Eretz Yisrael for the year joined Ms. Laura Fruchter and

Community News Continued from Page 65 The MTA students set off on their kayaks in Lincoln Park, NJ. At the midpoint of the trip, the boys stopped off at a beautiful grassy area to eat lunch. After kay

BYQ Explores STEM With Enriched Curriculum As an introduction to the new STEM curriculum, 8thgrade students at Bais Yaakov of Queens built scale models of kosher sukkahs. This project is in keeping wi

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow The Fifth Shulchan Aruch A stateside individual wanted to send clothing to her relative in Eretz Yisrael. She knew of someone going to Israel for an extended

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS HAFTR HS Announces Four National Merit Commended Scholars HAFTR High School is pleased to announce that four of its students have been named National Merit Commended Students. Ea

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 71 would like to participate in this special program which enhances the lives of those with special needs, their families, and the teens themselves, are invit

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 72 a study partner. Customize the class to your own level and interest. Come in and sign up to arrange a chavrusah, learning partner, or call Chabad at 516 29

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Contemporary Dental Continued from Page 79 tice is limited to implants and cosmetic dentistry. At CDIC, we work together as a team and we make it affordable. For Dr. Habib, dentistry is more than a pr

Political Roundup Peninsula Library Hosts Albany 101 On Wednesday, October 7, the Peninsula Public Library in Lawrence hosted an engaging and informative evening with Assemblymen Todd Kaminsky and Chu

Desperate Search For Yossi Gerson Continues October 8As is widely known, Yossi Gerson of Lawrence has now been missing for approximately three days. There has been an exhaustive search effort led by t

PM In The Wake Of Terror, We Will Prevail BY GIL RONEN AND ARI YASHAR Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon addressed the Israeli public in a special press conference Thu

News Briefs From Israel BY JNS.ORG Massive Oil Deposits Discovered In Golan Heights Islamic State Gains Ground Near Golan Heights The Islamic State terror group is reportedly making gains in the Gol

the U.S., and 200 from Israel. The summit has been hosted in Philadelphia for the past two years. It will include presentations, speeches, a pitch competition, and cultural immersion opportunities in

Israel News Continued from Page 85 urdays fatal stabbing attack in the Old City, wrote on Facebook just a few hours before the incident that the third intifada is already here. Our people will not put

strained relations with President Barack Obama. Netanyahu said he deeply appreciates Obamas commitment to securing Israel and that we have no disagreement about the need to work together to secure our

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Israel News Continued from Page 87 Israeli Social Equality Minister Gila Gamliel said, Those who promote boycotts against Israel only escalate the IsraeliPalestinian conflict, because they fail to und

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