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See Pages 25 See Page 91 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Page 30 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 16 NO. 45 1 AV 5776 AUGUST 5, 2016 FROM THE EDITOR Are

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover scrutinized for any alternative meanings. This past Sunday, for example, Hillary told Chris Wallace of Fox News that FBI Director Jim Comey never said in his

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 6 Hillary, on the other hand, I believe has no choice at present but to pander to the extreme left, the Sanders crowd, where there are, crazily, millions of potenti

MOISHE REISMAN Continued from Front Cover experienced during his short 31 years on this world, he taught us all what true simcha is. His largerthanlife personality inspired so many to appreciate all w

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover more than just friends. They are a force that has demonstrated an ability to storm the heavens and help transform nature and rearrange medical science, if that i

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 13 to say goodbye to their daughter and sister. What can I say These women are very special, Rabbi Krohn said. I asked the women to keep their cell phones off so that w

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EMPERORS CLOTHES Continued from Front Cover let me make it very clear that these words are not meant to criticize any group or individual. There is no intent to be mekatreg on Klal Yisrael, who are ku

simcha on yom tov and wearing special clothes in honor of yom tov is included in that simcha. This is something that many find troublingthat wonderful Yidden committed to shemiras Shabbos on so many l

LORI PALATNIK Continued from Front Cover appointment to interview her to find out where she came from and how it all began. Palatnik grew up in a secular family of four kids, of which she was the thir

time I opened up a newspaper, TV, or radio, it was there. Now she had a chance to go back, but had every reason not to. It was 1985. I had a new job and a social life, but my sister encouraged me to a

LORI PALATNIK Continued from Page 19 doing something unique, and the people we were learning with had the ability to financially back this, so we bought a gas station, tore it down, and built a 24,000

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LORI PALATNIK Continued from Page 20 them the world, and when they dont get along, we think, this is not why we had you. The Program The Israel trip is adventurous and inspiring, stretching from the

LORI PALATNIK Continued from Page 23 money, which we dont, you cant buy bulbs here. So I took a picture, and I thought, Im going to get bulbs. And then I thought, these people are up in heaven and the

Social Media Changes The Game BY NOA HUBSHER Manhattan real estate is among the most desirable in the world. It is the center of the finance world, the fashion world, and so much more. As the song goe

Energy Efficiency Turning Pennies Into Profits BY YAAKOV MILSTEIN On every energy bill there is a small charge called the System Benefits Charge SBC, also known as the energy efficiency and renewabili

I feel that I am writing an epilogue to a months worth of articles about mourning, in particular about my motherinlaws petirah and the emotional toll the loss of a parent takes on individual children

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 27 they hold to be true, thus being shaken by illusion. His message to the audience was to not be fooled or buy into illu R Dovid Orlofsky speaking at Chazaq e

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Bais Tefilah Continued from Page 28 the corner of Peninsula Boulevard and Edward Avenue. Since its inception, Bais Tefilah has become a vibrant and integral part of our community, a true mikdash meat

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Question My 26yearold daughter and her friends told us that they have taken a break from dating. My husband calls it a strike. As much as it breaks our hearts to hear that, we cant blame these girls.

daughter dates him or it is not shayach to either party. Regarding the way some boys behave, I can guarantee you that no yeshiva is telling boys to mistreat the girls they date. What I will say is tha

BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 33 I got distracted and left the safe door open, Shimon apologized. I dont have that kind of money to pay you back, though. Menachem told Aharon, I also asked you

not have done so were it not for the loan constitutes ribbis devarim Chut Shani, ibid., even though making a shivah call is a mitzvah. Although a borrower must fulfill the mitzvah of hashavas aveidah

insights on THE TORAH Masei Sincere Prayers From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN A fellow was boasting about what a good citizen he was and what a refined, disciplined lifestyle he led. I dont sm

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman The Eyes Have It On a recent blisteringly hot day, I arrived home from Costco and hurried to put my edible purchases away. It had taken time to find my car

Rich And Careless B Y M I C H A E L P. R A P P S F. Scott Fitzgerald famously wrote, Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me. In reality, they arent all that different.

professionals to minimize the amount of tax you pay and to maintain the value of your holdings during and after your lifetime. Five Benefits Of Hiring An EstatePlanning Attorney Whatever the size of

Advice From YidParenting BY RABBI YITZIE ROSS Q. How can I impress upon my children the seriousness of the Three Weeks I have four wonderful children ranging in age from 9 to 16, and the Three Weeks a

have their Torah rulings credited to them. We find that great sages such as Rebbe Akiva endangered their lives to teach Torah. The Romans forbade, on penalty of death, the public dissemination of Tora

The Nine Days Editors Note The dates mentioned in this article are based on the usual calendar and will be different this year because the 9th of Av is Shabbos. The fast of Av is therefore observed a

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Nine Days BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Writer Agnon 5. First Jew to win Survivor, Ethan 9. Famous Persian villain 14. Shofar, e.g. 15. Thought 16. Manicurists board

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430 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Mishnah Berurah Rabbi Shmuel Grossman 500 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Magid Shiur Rabbi Shmuel Grossman 515 am Y.I. of Woodmere Magid Shiur Rabbi Rafael Fink 530 am Chofet

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 48 Tishah BAv The Fast Because the loss of the Beis HaMikdash was such a tragedy for our nation, the halachos of Tishah BAv combine the laws of Yom Kippur and the


Living With The Enemy BY NEIL MARON, PH.D. Do you feel like you are living with the enemy Are you living with someone who is controlling or abusive Someone who is charming to the outside world but man

Summer Safety Tips For Seniors BY SAM RAUSMAN The dog days of summer are upon us, and while everyone enjoys a little sunshine, there are potential dangers that the summer heat can bring, particularly

Dear Esther, My sister Bev is three years older than me. I wouldnt say that we were ever superclose. I never confided in her the way I confided in my best friends about my most personal goingson and v

few times I have seen her over the past few months, she rarely smiled and she even looked different to me. I dont know whats going on with her Im very concerned and even a little frightened. Ive tried

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 57 werent necessarily the closest sisters in the world, but the relationship worked just fine and you were both very satisfied and no doubt extremely grateful for what you

Helping The Elderly Keep Their Cool B Y A N I TA K A M I E L , R N , M P S With the hot summer bearing down on us, its good to remind ourselves of the dangers of heat exposure and dehydration. Accordi

Keep Cool Continued from Page 59 If the person is unresponsive, call 911. With the elderly, medical treatment is always a safe bet. Call the doctor immediately. You may want to go to the emergency ro

own, similar to what I see. For me it is incorporated into the individuals treatment. Looking around me, there is the passenger who is holding up the line in the aisle as people are boarding the plane

Ohel Celebrates 15th Anniversary Of Hillcrest Residence The residents of Ohel Bais Ezras Hillcrest residence recently celebrated their 15th anniversary in a home filled with love, laughter, and fun. T

Protecting Har HaZeisim at this home in Hillcrest, a residence in her district. She especially enjoyed watching the residents receive their wellearned awards based on their specific talents and stren

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Nine Days Shiur By Rav Asher Weiss YDT Expands To Welcome New Talmidim Yeshiva Darchei Torah is in the midst of renovating the lower level of its main building, creating eight ne

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 64 immediate proximity to each divisions menahalim and principals. We eagerly look forward to the new school year and to welcoming all of our precious talmidi

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Community News Continued from Page 66 ities, to pay tribute to Major General res. Doron Almog, recipient of the 2016 Israel Prize for lifetime achievement and contributions to society and the state.

and every one of them without exception, Aleh exemplifies the very essence of both Judaism and humanity. Sara Netanyahu, a licensed child psychologist, added that Alehs educational model is ideal for

Community News Continued from Page 69 viding the best possible support and care for the weakest members of our society, said General Almog. With the government and the JNF as our partners, we will con

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Community News Continued from Page 70 common challenges, including poor health, low selfesteem, anxiety, and learning challenges. The program builds confidence among its bikers and utilizes the natura

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Community News Continued from Page 78 Supporting Ateret Cohanim In Great Neck, August 10 Everyone is invited to participate in an evening in support of the remarkable families living in the heart of

COJO presenting proclamation to Deputy Inspector Robert Bocchino of the 120 Precinct are painting us with an ugly brush. To them we constantly have a struggle and must keep showing them what we reall

Bugging Out Over Caesar Salads Halachic Musings BY RABBI YAIR HOFFMAN In kosher restaurants they cost, on average, about 13. They are the nowubiquitous Caesar salads named after the Italian restaurant

see a significant percentage of these insects with no need for extraordinary measures. Magnification is generally thought to be an extraordinary recommending a precheck where if the number of thrips

Bikur Cholim Continued from Page 83 Help. Our shul organized groups that cooked and delivered food for Shabbos. Friends cooked or shopped for us the days I had chemotherapy. A classmates mother gave o

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News From JNS Israeli Government Committee Recognizes Armenian Genocide A Knesset committee has announced that it recognizes the Armenian genocide and encourages the Israeli government to formally ado

The Race For President Im With No One BY HOWARD BARBANEL Stuck in the middle with you . . . wondering what it is I should do. Steelers Wheel After watching both the Republican and Democratic National

letters to THE EDITOR Cruz Conspiracy Theories Dear Editor, Ted Cruz wants to be president, and I believe that he believes that his best chances of winning would be a Hillary administrationand the ens

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 89 I have written to Mets players, management, and broadcasters to voice my disgust I hope that your readers will do the same. Avi Goldstein Far Rockaway Tru

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