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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover Rosh Hashanah. Millions of Jews were in shul for two straight days last week, and on both days part of the beautifully constructed davening calls for us to b

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 that the lowest common denominator can understand and relate to. And, frankly, the presidents habit of starting the day by tweeting whatever happens to be on his

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover mean different things to different people. In a sense, it is at least one of the centerpieces of the Yom Kippur service that Jews around the world will observe o

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 13 the world. Some commentators draw a parallel between how Moshe Rabbeinu responded when Gd appeared to him at first and directed him to tell the Jewish nation enslave

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PUERTO RICO Continued from Front Cover its wind velocity, as all Internet service was downwe were able to make limited calls, so we called a friend in Florida who works with one of the stormtracking a

to look around and, amazingly, he chose to do something about the flooding. He bent down and started cleaning out the street drain and the water started gushing into the drain. I was told he was still

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PUERTO RICO Continued from Page 17 Emergency services have declared the area a disaster zone and will not attempt to make contact until communications are restored. To see the utter devastation firsth

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover watch out Many know that the nickname for iron pyrite is fools gold. Few people, however, know that there are nonkosher hadassim out there called fools hada

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 21 genus, but that it is not hadar, beautiful. How is it possible that the fools hadas is considered a different genus The Mishnas Yaavetz explains that it is poss

Kaminsky And AG Host AntiScam Seminar At JCC Senator Todd Kaminsky, the office of New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, and the Marion Aaron Gural Five Towns Jewish Community Center JCC

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POLITICAL ROUNDUP Continued from Page 23 Joel Block, executive director, Marion Aaron Gural Five Towns JCC. Many citizens attended the event, which was held at the JCC in Lawrence. Anyone who feels t

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Rambam Entrepreneurial Academy Attends NYC Business Expo By Jakey Srulovich, 12th grade Rambam Mesivta has implemented the Entrepreneurial Academy. To kickstart this amazing new

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 31 shows like Ellen and MasterChef. As a young, aspiring entrepreneur, Cory is an inspiration to us all by showing that age is but a number. Overall, the trip

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Davening Along BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER I dont think that we go to shul just to daven. Its just a theory. Im not a rabbi, so take everything I say with a grain of salt, unless youre reading this during

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Davening Along Continued from Page 38 comes just because he stores a shtender on the table Somebody did that to me last week. He came late, and the main reason I got out of his seat was that he had a

FirstName Basis Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q. Over the past few years, Ive noticed something that drives me crazy. My neighbors are a wonderful frum family, but they let their child

DATING FORUM Continued from Page 41 what people think of such a relationship. When two people who are dating both want to get married, they find a way to make it happen. I understand that you feel com

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Safety First I regularly drive around different sections of town to see what homeowners are up to in terms of sprucing up their homes. Sprucing up c

thats the WAY IT IS North Korea is on the minds of all thinking Americans. And it is certainly very much on the minds of our president, the secretary of state, the United Nations ambassador, all those

Yom Kippur And Nursing Mothers BY RABBI GIDEON WEITZMAN Pregnant and nursing mothers must fast the entire fast on Yom Kippur. Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chaim 7171 Most nursing mothers find it difficult to

More Than Great Wine And Liquor At Hakerem BY PHYLLIS HOCHBERG Hakerem Wines and Liquors is the type of store every neighborhood should be lucky enough to have. The shelves are consistently wellstocke

prices. An example is the 23yearold Rhetoric, a Kentucky bourbon whiskey from the Orphan Barrel distillery. This bourbon tastes amazingbut it is from an extremely limited run. I have several in stock

WINERIES RELEASE Continued from Page 47 lar desserts, like a lateharvest Riesling or Muscat with baklava, or moscato with rice pudding. The wineries are also hoping to expand the foodandwinepairing in

strikes hard on the sukkah. It is also delicious as a pairing to bagels, lox, and cream cheese for shalosh seudos on Shabbos chol hamoed. Many of us are looking forward to indulge in some barbecue sho

EASIER FAST RECIPES Continued from Page 49 you can also go with a mix of grains if you prefer. Eat Healthy Fats. The day before the fast is a great time to get your nuts, use your olive oil, and eat y

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EASIER FAST RECIPES Continued from Page 50 AlmondStuffed Dates By Shoshana Ohriner Almondstuffed dates are a Passover staple for many people, but why limit them to once a year Theyre a treat all year

Combatready tzitzit from One Israel Fund over the life of the pilot We should just let the events play out, whatever happens. Ziv Well, obviously, there is a big distinction between the case you ment

Be A ShoppingCart Hero Dear Esther, Can I please vent Were all going through an extremely stressful period. Preparing for all of our yamim tovim can make even the calmest among us feel stressed and ou

help us all get through this hectic time Thank you for letting me get this all off my chest I feel much better. But seriously, if everyone reading this column took these points to heart, I think it wo

Real Clear Daf Continued from Page 55 she began to show signs of pregnancy. According to R Yaakovs inference, we can safely assume that the second husband is not the father. However, the Gemara defle

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Long Ago, On Yom Kippur . . . BY YONI GLATT Across 1. She married Joshua Midrash 6. Open, as an envelope 10. Treaty 14. Finnick who helps Katniss Everdeen 15.

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Chaotic Chagim Miri, bring in 16 dishes from the downstairs china cabinetand dont let any of them fall Those are Grandma Tillies dishes Stop that, Hailey. Youre supposed to be writing out the nameplat

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Storyline Which Is Due First Baruch was going through difficult financial times. He had fallen behind on his rent, bills

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 63 ertheless, one can choose to forgo his own items but may not forgo other peoples items worth so little Shulchan Aruch HaRav, Metzia 37 see also Mishpetei HaTora

insights on THE TORAH high, it works, but the reality is that it is simply not sustainable. If they dont move closer to their favorite shul, something will snap. long term, we must have a pragmatic

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person standing in the presence of a king were to do anything other than devote his attention to the king, he would surely forfeit his life. So it is only because the Torah itself permits, indeed comm

Yeshivat Kerem Byavneh Augments Its Overseas Program Yeshivat Kerem BYavneh KBY is proud to announce two new additions to its overseas program. Rabbi Shalom Rosner has been appointed as a ram Talmud l

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Tsfat Continued from Page 72 R Shimon bar Yochai, who hid with his son R Elazar in a cave in Pkiin for 13 years the very one who sacrificed his life for the Torah and was awarded by no rainbow having

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Of Place And Peace BY RIVKY HERMAN, MS, CCCSLP My mother and I arrived at shul early on the first morning of Rosh Hashanah ready to pour out our hearts in prayer on behalf of ourselves and the entire

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 34 his principled opposition to both the BDS movement and Roger Waters. Pointing to an enlarged picture of the inflatable pig with a Jewish Star and a money s

HANC reflects on Hurricane helpers at inspirational assembly PreRosh Hashanah Gathering. On Tuesday, September 19, the Hebrew Academy of Nassau County High School students gathered in their auditoriu

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 81 Would you like to have a chevrusah where you can be learning cutting edge issues in Torah and Shas Would you like to learn through Shas in depth but quic

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 82 account of what happened that tragic day. Throughout the day, students continued to learn about the events of 911 and had the opportunity to ask questions.

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 84 Yachad Opens Branch In Five Towns The Long Island branch of Yachad held an open house on September 11 with a celebratory kickoff for the newly opened scho

program had a chance to tour the facility and meet staff. Rabbi Ahron Rosenthal, the director of NY Yachad, gave a short presentation and a brief recap of how the Long Island branch was established. W

Assemblywoman Missy Miller Speaks Out For Seniors Give anu chi y SheSorbet hos Your love you a ag gif t btess w ill Fall 2017 Sorbet Flavors 7.50pint Passionf ruit Pineapple Coconut Peach Chocolat

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 87 So Many Ways To Shine At Shulamith HS A new year has started at Shulamith High School for Girls, and with it a new season for opportunities, challenges, a

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 89 Craving Art From HAFTR The HAFTR High School Art Institute is pleased to have its artwork on display at Cravingz, a caf in Cedarhurst. The HAFTR Art Insti

break up our haughtiness and pride as we stand before Hashem, our king. The children excitedly and carefully felt the smooth and rough shofaros, exclaiming how some were so big and heavy and some so l

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 91 bonding with new friends. After the tournament, the class enjoyed the camps spacious facilities and went gokarting, swimming, and played sports before prep

Elul inspiration at SKA ham High School for Girls on Sunday morning, September 17. The stellar list of speakers included Rabbi Isaac Rice, head of the Torah SheBaal Peh department Mrs. Elisheva Kamin

Kinus Teshuvah At YDT PHOTOS BY IVAN H. NORMAN BYQ Students Wish Hospital And Rehab Patients A Shanah Tovah Although it was just a few days into the start of school, Bais Yaakov of Queens students co

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Community News Continued from Page 94 Shalva Childrens Center Band Launches Music Video The Shalva Band of the Shalva Childrens Center recently launched their first official music video. Within days

tive atmosphere and activities for people of all ages. A kosher barbecue food truck will be available as well as a DJ who will rock the house with great music. Participants are encouraged to bring a c

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Water Recipes And Eating On Yom Kippur Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN It is one of those things that no one really learns, almost like that invisible elephant in the room that we dont want to

Water Recipes Continued from Page 105 Rav Elyashiv, ztl, ruled that a person could actually use a different optionconsuming water that has a pagum unnatural taste that is not normally consumed because

in the Temple, we can gain additional humility and reverence for Gd and His Temple. Without question, we can understand the value of such feelings of humility and reverence. However, the directive beg

Har Adar Hero Recounts His Story Jerusalem District Police Chief Yoram Halevi visited Amit Steinhart, the security coordinator of Har Adar, who was hospitalized at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital after be

The Door To Making America Great Again BY BRUCE ABRAMSON AND JEFF BALLABON What does it mean to Make America Great Again Thats a seemingly simple question with no simple answer, but an important part

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MAGA Continued from Page 109 while ignoring the door. The wall served their narrative of xenophobia and isolationism the door did not. Those who took Trumps metaphors literally, rather than seriously,

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