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See Pages 35 See Page 22 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 15 NO. 44 22 AV 5775 AUGUST 7, 2015 FROM THE EDITOR Great Compan

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PRESIDENT Continued from Front Cover In 1976, there were well over a dozen declared Democratic candidates, including Scoop Jackson had he won he might have been one of our greatest presidents, George


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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover just cant help it they do it of necessity. For those types, davening at the Kotelmorning, noon, or nightis a dream come true and Divine service right there under

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 9 word that is directed at me is usually, Yahrzeit They are accustomed to seeing me here in Jerusalem on my fathers yahrzeit, which is right in the middle of Chanukah.

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover ordered the immediate demolition of 24 unoccupied apartments on the outskirts of the community. In the center of Jerusalem, an obviously deranged man in chas

some outofcontrol Jewish teenagers commit a dastardly crimeas might be the case hereit is cause for the entire Jewish nation and Jews the world over to be maneuvered into a position that warrants nati

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover ing the exhibit shows a picture, taken in 1986, of the late Pope John Paul II and the late Rabbi Elio Toaff, the chief rabbi of Rome, greeting each other in

While In Shul Or At The Kotel There are other issues with regard to the yarmulke, as well. Even if one is standing still, if he is in a beis haknesses he must wear a yarmulke or other headcovering. Th

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 15 A person vowed that he would not benefit at all from a certain person. Then that very person was appointed as the towns scribe. A sage cannot permit annulment

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ZOA Praises Meng And Vargas For Opposing Iran Deal The Zionist Organization of America praises Democratic Congresswoman Grace Meng and Democratic Congressman Juan Vargas for standing up for America, I

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Political Roundup Continued from Page 22 announced an agreement with the Islamic Republic. The president is right this agreement is historic, but for all the wrong reasons. Earlier this month, I detai

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Political Roundup Continued from Page 24 could apply for grants up to 50 percent of the total cost of the energyefficiency programup to 200,000. According to the U.S. E.P.A., nonresidential buildings

Best Of The Week BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER One of the biggest factors that go into writing my humor columns, Ive noticed, is hashgachah pratis. The fact that something disastrous happens to me just about

Best Of The Week Continued from Page 29 laundry so I could have wet clothes to wear on the overnight. I hadnt taken my GPS in the car, because its a local library. And anyway, my general policy is tha

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THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 30 blood. But this time it is the blood of the dentist who had the misfortune to slaughter Cecil. Without question, Dr. Palmer, the Minnesota dentist who brough

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Ive Loved Them All My Journey BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN While I was walking the other day, the Beatles song In My Life began playing on my iPhone, and it immediately resonated with me, stirring up memorie

longer because of my excellent relationship with my therapist, but Pesach was fast approaching, and I wanted to go to Florida with my family. So I left the excellent food, the meetings with my therapi

REAL ESTATE Continued from Page 35 house was generated by propane tanks attached on the outside. I was curious, so I asked about this tendency to install washing machines outside rather than inside, a

pray some will demand. They will decry the shameless commercialism of organized religion. And, yes, they have a point. A shul should have a heart. And our houses of prayer should not be allowed to bec

Question I know that this column deals with dating problems. But I am a shadchan who has dating problems. I am an older single girl who has never been married. There are many reasons why I did not get

The loneliness that singles endure compels some to call a shadchan who has a family even on a busy erev Shabbos or yom tov requesting a shidduch search.The singles who call and are brushed off by the

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 39 bolei HaLeket. Our own small contributions are amplified by the hardearned merit of our forebears. These questions can be resolved by contrasting our Divine se

the mitzvah. The fundamental reward for observance of a mitzvah is the connection to Gd which such observance establishes. The word mitzvah shares the same root as the Aramaic word tzavsa, which means

Planning Your Exit Continued from Page 41 good next step, and Roth 401k plans which are funded with aftertax dollars provide distributions that may be taxfree. Permanent life insurance offers another

Inside The StartUp Nation Part 3 Leonard Rosen, CEO, Barclays Israel BY MAX FRUCHTER When I first arrived in TelAviv and thought of interviewing various professionals as part of a series, Barclays Isr

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Other Mitzvos BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Get steamy, as a window 6. The flu, e.g. 9. Notable Dead Sea company 14. Acid in proteins 15. Bigheadedness 16. Concerned

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StartUp Nation Continued from Page 43 MF How do you think investment banking has changed since you first began working in Israel LR Companies have definitely matured. There are more IPOs, and more com

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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

ful voice, the beautiful words which emanated from her mouth, and her gentle touch, which I miss so very much. She was also known for her intense kavanah in davening and saying Tehillim, which she did

Mind Your Business Continued from Page 51 In his daily work, Saftlas leads a team of marketing and creative experts to help his clients build their brands and grow their businesses using a range of me

evening of Shabbos Mevorchim there will be a Nusach Carlebach davening at Yeshiva Kesser Torah. Minchah will begin at 700 p.m. and the davening will conclude about 815 p.m. Men and women are welcome.

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, Im writing to you from a place of conflict and mixed emotions. Ive been struggling with these mixed feelings for some time now and am having a hard time tryin

The first thing you have to explore is whether you are feeling guilt in general. Whether you feel you have no right to your present state of happiness. Whether you feel you dont deserve it and, even w

The Oldest Jewish Cemetery In The United States Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM With the current campaigns under way on behalf of threatened cemeteries

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Machberes Continued from Page 56 by 23 Jews, mostly of Spanish and Portuguese origin. The earliest Jewish cemetery in what is today the United States was recorded in 1656 in New Amsterdam where author

Building The World Kaliver Rebbe of Williamsburg In support of the Bonei Olam organization, Berish and Hanna Fuchs hosted an event at their home in Lawrence on Monday, July 27. Pictured above are Mi

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RNSP Helps Us Enjoy A Safe Summer The three most pervasive problems that have faced our communities this summer are theft by housekeepers, bike theft, and a lack of water safety. Housekeeper crimes. O

News Briefs From Israel Widespread Opposition To Iran Deal 76 of Israelis think Israel needs to continue fighting Iran nuclear deal. More than threequarters of the Israeli public believe that Israel n

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Israel News Continued from Page 62 Shalit prisoner swap has decided that 39 of those prisoners committed additional crimes that warrant their return to jail. The committee has been examining the cases

Iran And You Continued from Page 28 nize support to reject the deal in Congress. Rallies, meetings, and lobbying are the principal methods being discussed and all are legitimate and can be done in par

SENATOR SCHUMER Continued from Page 65 recite the Hear O Israel. This deal, by the standards that you yourself have proclaimed at that May Agudah dinner, is a tragic failure. and so proud Please, I b

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letters to THE EDITOR Israel United Against Iran Deal Dear Editor, Larry Gordon asked Shomer Schumer, July 22 Will Senator Schumer turn his headlook the other wayfrom Prime Minister Netanyahu and seve

to marry a nonJew, is that OK I would appreciate a response. Jenny Aurbach Rabbi Ross Responds Thank you for your kind words. I would be happy to answer your questions. 1. I do not approve of or condo

Michelle Rubinstein Continued from Page 69 intellection that it is a parable alluding to the Torah. The Gra points out that chayil is bgematriya 48, 48 pointing to the 48 ways to acquire Torah. One of

their curricula, the students on the receiving end of those lessons, the parents of students she helped with the daytoday, the neverending phone calls with parents she had no obligation speak to at ni

Michelle Rubinstein Continued from Page 71 children for the snow. Her children were given a profound understanding of who Gd is, the understanding that can only be given by an isha yiras Hashem hi tis

In Israel, A Solid LeftRight Consensus Against Iran Deal BY BENYAMIN KORN Having just returned from several weeks in Israel, I am struck by the fact that a very significant aspect of the Iran debate i

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian On Whose Side Mrs. Cooper rightly earned the title bargain buyer. She combed the advertisements of her local stores week

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 74 ple will maintain a safe distance see Tosafos, B.K. 27b d.h. Lfi C.M. 41020 Talmid HaRashba, B.K. 32a cf. Pnei Yehoshua. Obviously, the details of each situatio

Rabbi Natan Slifkin, a.k.a. the Zoo Rabbi I wanted to create something that would be tailormade for teaching about the animals in the Torah and which would provide for a handson experience. Q. What a

Biale Rebbe Visits Great Neck News of the arrival of the famous tzaddik Reb Yaakov Menachem Rabinovitz, Rebbe of Biale Bnei Brak, in Great Neck has been received with great excitement by all segments

kvittel note of names and informed them that he saw no problem and their child would be, Gd willing, completely fine. He advised the astounded parents to take upon themselves additional mitzvos and po

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Community News From Around The World Calvary Announces Plans To Restore Historic Torah Calvary Hospital is embarking on a yearlong restoration of a Torah scroll currently housed at their Bronx campus.

providing the best endoflife care that a person can find. At Calvary, we also honor and celebrate the spiritual and faith traditions that are so important to our patients, families, and staff, said Fr

Community News Continued from Page 89 help the potential shidduchim engage each other in meaningful conversations. The night culminated with a dance party led by a professional DJ. The event was quite


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