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See Page 62 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Pages 35 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 13 NO. 40 27 TAMMUZ 5773 JULY 5, 2013 Military Coup In Egypt FRO

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FEATURES Business Halacha R Meir Orlian Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Community News Around The Five Towns Around The World Daf Yomi Insights R Avrohom Sebrow Dating Foru

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover peoples homes and other property with major personal and economic disruptions to their lives. Most have come through the ordeal that at minimum left homes an

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 11 homes without windows as their insurance company refused to pay their claim. We had the windows boarded up for months and as long as we were indoors we could not

LUACH July 4July 13 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 27 Tammuz Erev Shabbos Friday, July 5 Daf yomi Pesachim 15 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lightin

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 13 Fundamentalists believe in the sanctity of the land of Israel and harbor an honesty and dedication to their core beliefs when it comes to the matter of the biblicall

ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover We live in a weird limbo at times not quite Israeli, yet no longer typical Americans. Israelis will always call us Americans no matter how well we adjust. O

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 15 the U.S., we still have 10 days to two weeks in which the kids simply have nothing to do. For working parents who are unable to schedule a vacation in this time

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover and hope of a Jewish state his creating the organization to carry it out his bearing as a statesman who was welcomed in the highest level of European a

bells. You can explain everything, yet you remain dead wrong. It was 50 years since I first experienced Barrys giyul nefesh, absolute disgust, with the constant faultfinding and bashing of the State t

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 19 or shittah we accept that hes a gadol but we follow the rabbim or our own mesorah. And if thats the path that the rosh yeshiva, ztl, laid out for us, then

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 21 We would also like to make a special acknowledgment to our dear friends Rabbi Zalman and Rebbetzin Chanie Wolowik for all their tireless efforts, from late

Guidance And Chizuk Of Senior Gedolei HaDor Heard Across The World Just as a person cant live without air, so a Yid cannot live spiritually without Torah. The world cannot exist without Torah. A Jew c

ERETZ YISRAEL ASIFAH Continued from Page 23 see fit to once again entrust us with the Beis HaMikdash. Rav Shmuel also called on the assemblage to invest even greater effort in tefillah and middos tovo

Rav Dovid concluded his powerful address by citing the haftarah of the weekly parashah. After Eliyahu HaNavi killed the prophets of avodah zarah, he fled to the dessert. He had not eaten in days and h

ERETZ YISRAEL ASIFAH Continued from Page 25 Todays siyum on Masechta Eruvin is far more about the future than about the past. It is a time to reflect as we enter Pesachim and beg Hashem for the future

The Call Heard Around The World We Reserve Our Honor For Torah An almost inconspicuous banner on the balcony at Binyanei Hauma, which read Vchol banayich limudei Hashem, encapsulated the spirit of the

AROUND THE WORLD Continued from Page 27 This siyum is the antidote for the lo birchu baTorah techilah, the rosh yeshiva exclaimed, referring to the majestic dis chinuch, as we fight a mighty battle t

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insights on THE TORAH Mattos Word Power BY RABBI YITZCHOK D. FRANKEL AGUDATH ISRAEL OF THE FIVE TOWNS must first realize that wherever the Torah uses the words zeh or zos thisit indicates that the o

And when a man performs kiddushinbetrothalto his bride to be, how does he do it Again with words, although they must be accompanied by a physical act. In this case the dual nature of the procedure ref

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Searching Ourselves Carbonite is a company that provides online backup for personal and business computers. In 2009, they lost some of their customers data,

them in prison until they die. Yehoshua was telling Moshe Rabbeinu what punishment he should mete out on Eldad and Meidad. Yet Yehoshua was thereby rendering a halachic decision in his rebbes presence

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman My Pal Paula Some actions are unacceptable. Others are questionable. And sometimes it is hard to differentiate. Racial profiling has gotten a lot of publici

has stirred up more controversy. Since her use of the N word became public knowledge, she has been vilified, ridiculed, and punished. Everyone is having a picnic at her expense, and there is a video o

Frustration 5 Quicksand The Job Hunter BY RABBI MORDECHAI KRUGER I promise that, at least for now, this is the last of my frustration columns. I wrote them because job hunters feel trapped in a miasma

Question I am a 26yearold single girl. I cant get normal dates, because I used to be considered a kidatrisk. When I was 14, I got kicked out of a school, and no other school wanted to take me in. I ha

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW This weeks letter is being answered by Jennifer Mann, LMSW. Dear Jennifer, I am in my thirties, divorced, with children. A few months ago I was set up with a wonderful man

with him and learn to tolerate and manage this anxiety and fear. Perhaps there is a fourth choice challenging your fears. In any relationship there are dealbreakers, things that are absolutely nonnego

Held To A Higher Standard Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER During my last year of high school, back in 1974, I heard for the first time about the incredibly tragic case of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg.

A Five Towns Simcha PHOTO COLLAGE BY NAOMI COHEN PHOTOGRAPHY Remember that article Visit our archive section and find any issue of the 5 Towns Jewish Times online 5 TOWNS JEWISH TIMES

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5TJT Puzzle Combos BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Deal 5. Follow unwantedly 10. Moshes nephew 14. Assassin Yigal 15. Rodman made news there 16. Michael or Gavriel might have one 17. tron of Transformers 18.

Solution To Previous 5TJT Puzzle Where Do You Summer 1 Doomed To Repeat It BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Every year, on July 4th, our country celebrates one of its biggest holidaysJuly 4th. Thats profound.

Actually, Townshend was a chancellor in England who decided that it was more important to put his name on a tax act than to call it something that would actually help people remember what it did. To b

Awkward Moments BY DONI JOSZEF That awkward moment . . . when you navigate a wedding smorgasbord like an absolute imbecile, greeting peers and acquaintances with painfully uncoordinated attempts at

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Summer Potluck Summertime should be easybreezy, with familystyle meals that are light and simple. During the summer heat, the last thing a girl wants to do is slave over a

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Under The Hood Noam had been driving his Toyota Camry for ten years he now decided it was time to sell. The car was in f

From The BHI Hotline Donors Discount Q. I am in charge of purchasing sefarim for my yeshiva. I solicit funds from donors to cover these expenses. A donor asked me to purchase a Shas for the yeshiva. T

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Its already the Fourth of July, summer is in full swing, and Im making our reservations for Israel for Rosh Hashanah. Didnt we just take down our sukkah And how fa

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 51 specifically to purchase a Shas, but if his intent was to buy the zchus merit of purchasing a Shas for the yeshiva, it is understood that there is a standard ra

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Madraigos Annual Breakfast Draws Huge Crowd The beautiful home of Shlomie and Malkie Scharf was filled to capacity with devoted friends of Madraigos on Sunday morning, June 23, f

A New, Spectacular Venue For Your Special Day Nestled in lush manicured gardens just 25 minutes from the Five Towns, the magnificent, fullservice event space at Old Westbury Hebrew Congre gation is t

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 55 kosher chassidishe shechitah and chalav Yisrael certification. We are very excited about Old Westbury. Since we arrived at the location, there has been a l

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 56 beads combination. Follow easy steps to create these napkin rings just in time for a special dinner gathering with your choice of a variety of crystals and

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 58 reelected to serve as vicepresident, and Joan Lepelstat, who was elected to serve as treasurer. The Emmys Come To Cedarhurst Born to Explore with Richard

Pugatch Hosts OpenHouse Extravaganza Pugatch Realty held a twilight Open House Extravaganza on Wednesday, June 26, for 22 homes. There was lots of excitement before and after the event. Expectations w

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover of people laymen, poskim, and rabbis requested more information on Reshumei Aharon. The Reshumei Aharon Vol. I 92 pages and Vol. II 45 pages, beautifully ar

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 62 then said to Rav Felder that the rosh yeshiva was doing things that people greater and better than he did not do p. 20. Once Rav Moshe was asked by a bachur whe

BenGurion ate on Yom Kippur. But it is the type of wild behavior we have sometimes seen and as written about in these pages by 5TJT columnist Shmuel Katz on the part of chareidim, such as destroying o

Mesorah Continued from Page 65 was brought between opposing sides. There was a certain singer with a lot of ahavas Yisrael who had a shul on West 79th Street, and whom I will simply call Reb Shlomo I

addition, Rabbi Joseph was presented with 5,000, a veritable fortune, as a signing bonus to settle debts he personally incurred on behalf of the indigent he privately sustained. Rabbi Joseph was born

Machberes Continued from Page 67 In his efforts to appoint kosher supervisors, the chief rabbi was unable to persuade his congregations to pay their salaries. Alternatively, the chief rabbi imposed a

At NCSY, No Such Thing As A Summer Off BY HANNA SCHLAGER As the school year winds down and our children slowly make their trek upstate to camps or gear up for their first summer jobs, one cant help bu


Community News From Around The World Third Class Of Med Students Graduates From TouroCOM The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harlem has graduated its third class, conferring 124 candidates wi

Cheering And Fireworks At President Morsis Ousting BY BEN BRESKY July 3Green searchlights shone from the street as fireworks exploded in the distance at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt. The main thoroug

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Community Chest Donates AED Community News Continued from Page 78 technology and Advanced Materials and the Gonda Brain Research Center, and will work in the universitys stateoftheart research labora

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The Supreme Courts Redefinition Of Marriage Comment And Analysis B Y 5 TJ T S TA F F We are deeply saddened by the trajectory of last weeks Supreme Court ruling concerning the Defense of Marriage Act

zens in those states that recognize their marriages. It then abruptly adds, This opinion and its holding are confined to those lawful marriagesthat is, to marriages in those particular states as if to

Justices Dissent Continued from Page 83 The first is how rootless and shifting its justifications are. For example, the opinion starts with seven full pages about the traditional power of States to de

traditional definition has the purpose and effect to disparage and to injure the personhood and dignity of samesex couples. The majoritys limiting assurance will be meaningless in the face of language

Justices Dissent Continued from Page 85 or a Ychromosome is to the ability to administer an estate. That is a striking request and one that unelected judges should pause before granting. Acceptance of


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