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See Page 7 See Page 66 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island See Pages 35 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 13 NO. 16 29 TEVES 5773 JANUARY 11, 2013 FROM THE EDIT

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FEATURES Aliyah Chronicle Shmuel Katz P.O. BOX 690, LAWRENCE, NY 11559 5165690502 LARRY GORDON PublisherEditor ESTA J. GORDON Managing Editor FROM THE EDITOR Continued from

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LUACH January 1July 919 July 11January ZIP Code 11516 29 Teves Friday, January 11 Daf yomi Shabbos 100 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 904

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 9 mentbuilding, which will constantly be at odds with President Obamas government for the next four years. The storyline has Livni projected at 9 seats joining with

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 vor of or capable of delivering a peace agreement with the Palestinians. Her designs were to position herself as prime minister someday. This delusional approach

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover ilies still suffering from what she has produced. That is one of the big problems, said Dr. Hillel Fox, a psychologist with Ohels Project Hope, a program develop

waiting to hear from them, what their needs are, ready to assist to the maximum. Tzivy Reiter Tzivy Reiter is the director of the previously mentioned Project Hope program of Ohel. The program, whic

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 19 No one can deny that this was a new and unusual experience for all of us. We all plodded our way through this thing with varying degrees of success as well as the un

ARMY Continued from Front Cover training, continuing education, and mentorship and apprenticeship, in addition to job stability and security with lifelong benefits and opportunity for job growth with

What Makes Jewish Dating So Hard ABOUT ME Im the Perfect Jewish man A good looking doctor, funny, smart, and humble. What more do you need BOYS v. GIRLS Continued from Front Cover bris milah is the f

ARMY Continued from Page 23 tunity and a way of representing my Jewish roots outside of the Jewish community. As I began work at the Department of Army, I quickly came to realize, just as I had realiz

BASEBALL CAP Continued from Front Cover with his six kids, pushing a sixseat stroller. You saw him on the subway, dipping his head in and out of his little book, sneaking intermittent scans of his sur

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New TV Series Stars Jonathan Greenstein Jewish Gilt with Jonathan Greenstein is a new television show on The Jewish Channel in which Greenstein, the modernday guardian of antique ritual Jewish objects

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real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen grade windows or doors. An automatic naturalgas generator is something that is useful all year round, since we also a Storm Sandy situation like we

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Incensed And Innocent The Amora Reish Lakish said that one who suspects the innocent is punished by being stricken in his body Shabbos 97a. The question of w

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Shoveled The snow had piled up during the night, covering everything with a beautiful blanket of white. While Mr. Farber

insights on THE TORAH Vaeira Sacrificing The Enemy BY RABBI YITZCHOK D. FRANKEL AGUDATH ISRAEL OF THE FIVE TOWNS Pharaoh called Moshe and said, Go worship Hashem. Only your flocks and your cattle wil

stop. Moshe said, When I leave the city, I will spread out my hands in prayer 929. Why does Moshe need to go past the city limits in order to daven Rashi there says it was because the city was full of

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin The Year Of Jubilee The year was 1962 John F. Kennedy was president, the Yankees won the World Series, West Side Story won the Academy Award for the best m

insights on THE TORAH Extension Cords BY FIVE TOWNS MARRIAGE INITIATIVE In this weeks parashah, the Torah tells us exactly who Moshe Rabbeinus parents were. It points out that his father was Amram, t

Question I grew up in a Modern Orthodox home and attended Modern Orthodox schools and camps. During my seminary year in Israel, my hashkafic outlook and dress code changed to the right. I am what peop

naturally to you, as it does to so many others who, for all intents and purposes, fall into Torahobservance almost as if by default. You have had to overcome odds and go against the tide, as it were.

Foods For Life BOOK REVIEW BY SARAH IRONS Books on health and nutrition tend to make me feel guilty. About every six months I resolve anew to change my lifestyle. I buy a new book, along with plain no

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Whole Foods Continued from Page 40 For thousands of years, cultures all over the world consumed whole, unprocessed foods. But in the past 150 years, with the onset of the Industri for example, were p

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Critics Choice The Resort BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER The Resort is a phenomenal, awardwinning film that presents a truly groundbreaking view of Theresienstadt, the Terezin internment camp during World

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THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz while on a slice of birthday cake. Just be sure to make good choices the rest of the week. Teriyaki Salmon With Brussels Sprouts And Mushrooms Makes 6 servings Mindful

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Winter Is Here Frequent readers of this paper know that I am a bit of a nut about rain and the water supply here in Israel. Having just emerged last year from a si

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Shulamith Celebrates Successful Dinner Shulamith School for Girls hosted its annual dinner this past motzaei Shabbat, January 5, at Temple Beth El of Cedarhurst and it was a bea

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman to realize that things remain as they always were. As they say, it is what it is. Should I decide to go into advertising, I could make a mint. Words are my

THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 51 returned to the store with a strong magnifying glass in hand and proceeded to do my homework. As a kid I wasnt much for hard work, nor was I a good listener.

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 50 erorder thinking skills. The eighthgrade team, consisting of Avigail Borah, Zahava Fertig, Nicole Israeli, Ayelet Klahr, and Sarah Kurtz, took first place

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MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, Ive been reading your columns for many years now. I enjoy the varied topics that are discussed and find them all interesting and usually helpful in some way.

They are most likely open and intelligent people. Therefore, my advice would be to simply sit down and talk to them. I dont get the impression that youve had this conversation with them, perhaps out o

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 54 in the audience. Together with soups, wraps, and salads oh, and cheesecake, always cheesecake the evening created an atmosphere where parents introduced th

viewed Sefer Bereishis by creating dioramas. Each student was given a topic in Sefer Bereishis that he or she brought to life with an original and creative diorama. The students had a wonderful time l


AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 59 sionals who gave an overview of their work. Workshops on interview skills and rsumwriting were informative, and a special session on being Orthodox in the

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 61 Rambam Captures Honors At YU Once again, the senior students at the Rambam Mesivta have been awarded academic recognition and scholarships at Yeshiva Univ

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 63 level of investment in the most promising students. Rambams rosh mesivta, Rabbi Zev Meir Friedman, stated, We are so proud of our boys and are fortunate to

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All In The Packaging From The Other Side Of The Bench BY DAVID J. SEIDEMANN, ESQ . Who would have thought that a piece of paper three inches by three inches would change a young mans life forever Who

gether and could not clearly pronounce words that required positioning ones tongue against the upper palate. Now try this exercise at home. Every name of Gd in Hebrew requires either pressing ones upp

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 66 er of a real estate office and teacher. She then received a degree in forensic psychology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice and another masters deg


AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 76 for adults of all ages. They recently completed extensive renovations which included a breathtaking therapy room with floortoceiling windows that overlook

wedding who shared that in the 13 years since her divorce, four of her seven children went off the derech. I searched for people to work with my children and speak with them. Unfortunately, there was

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 79 ation to build and nurture lifelong relationships with thousands of alumni who have graduated from HALB. Jeffrey can be reached at or 917579

and to the members of the boys chorus, who assisted during the singing of the National Anthem and the Hatikvah. HANCs NHS chapter is named Maalot after the northern Israel town of the same name, in wh

HaChacham Abraham Solomon, zl 19262012 BY GABRIEL SOLOMON There is a mitzvah to always be happy. It is also a mitzvah to perform service to Hashem with joy and happiness. A person has one opportunity

mar. His father, Gavriel Solomon, zl, was the chacham and chazzan of the Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue as well as the spiritual leader and shochet for the community. My father often spoke about how he woul


Community News From Around The World Agudath Israel Shows Support For 113th Congress A number of Agudath Israel of Americas key leaders were in Washington DC last week to attend the swearingin of the


Community News Continued from Page 85 program for Jewish highschool students across North America. Dr. Kadish spoke at Congregation Keter Torah in Teaneck, NJ, during a luncheon sponsored by Lander Co

Community News Continued from Page 87 the center of Jerusalem, Nofei Israel truly brings the best of both worlds. Surrounded by beautiful greenery and parks, Nofei Israel caters to religious families

he received. Were waiting for more to come in, he remarked. Hopefully well have within the next few days. Similar sentiments are being expressed all over the tristate area. When I heard my friends rav

Community News Continued from Page 89 make Greek yogurt available in even more stores. Until then, try to hang in there, and keep an eye out for many more innovative dairy products coming soon. Ache


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