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See Page 25 See Page 8 See Pages 35 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 14 NO. 45 27 TAMMUZ 5774 JULY 25, 2014 FROM THE EDITOR

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover their deaths. Without knowing them, we know that they were amongst the best ever produced by the Jewish people. The sacrifices of the families are staggering

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 10 So far the talking points contain the supportive words and expressions that Israel has a right to defend itself. Why Israel needs anyones permission or authoriza

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 11 Why is this issue mentioned and discussed so often The only circumstances under which Israel could conceivably not have a right to selfdefense is if Israel is an

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 or children andin case you are curiousthat is why Israel makes such a big deal about protecting citizens that are noncombatants. Israels military chief of staff,

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 14 be able to trade them for hundreds of imprisoned terrorists. Thats when the tanks, helicopters, and infantry let all hell break loose, with the help of military

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 17 unlike the Arab countries in our region in which the casualties, while outnumbering girl that this will be the last war. I had no understanding of the Hebrew w

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover the week of Tishah BAv until chatzos halachic noon on the 10th of Av S.A. O.C. 5519 citing the Rashba. One may eat meat and drink wine at a celebration of a

ber of Kinos were added as well. It is the custom of many shuls to recite the new ones as well. The 10th Of Av Since the burning of the Beis HaMikdash continued until the 10th of Av indeed, most of i

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover aliyah, setting out on the last leg as well as the first step of what is usually a wellthoughtout and arduous process of making Israel home. The usual welcome a

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 22 was going to Israel alone on this day and that his wife and kids would join him in their new apartment in Ramat Bet Shemesh in about a month. Considering what is goi

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And Moshe wrote down their goings out to their journeys, by the command of Gd Bamidbar 332 This is comparable to a king whose child was ill, and he took him to another place to heal him. On their retu

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman One Good Turn . . . Habits are contagious. A single habit, whether good or bad, can lead to another. As an example, someone who makes wise choices about a d

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Creating Your Personal Vacation Spot It took me many years to realize that creating my own oasis in my backyard is the most relaxing ShangriLa and u

Muffled Screams BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Whenever people say theres nothing new to invent, theyre just not looking hard enough. It turns out that every downside can be the mother of invention. Take bike

up to you. Not that Colin ever got pulled over for that. He did get pulled over for attaching a flamethrower to the back of a motorcycle, though, which shot flames backward as far as 15 feet, probably

The Market That Still Wont Drop BY SHIA GETTER Time and time again I hear people remarking that the real estate market in Israel is on the decline for one reason or another. Even now, with the series

No Aptitude The Job Hunter BY RABBI MORDECHAI KRUGER What scares you What gets your heart pounding, knees knocking, sweat pouring down your back For some, its public speaking or performing. Killing bu

insights on THE TORAH Masei Flirting With Futility From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN The Jewish calendar and the parashah are somehow always synchronized. There is a deep connection between th

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Royal Motives One of the reasons we have a Purim seudah is to commemorate the parties that Esther made, to which she invited Achashverosh and Haman. While th

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 35 was motivated by even more reasons, which will be revealed later in time the Vilna Gaon, for example, provides his own answer Sifsei Chachamim. In light of Eli

insights on THE TORAH From The Chassidic Masters A Slumber And A Headache These are the journeys of the Children of Israel who went out of the land of Egypt . . . And Moshe recorded their travels and

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 37 Here we slept refers to the withdrawal of the Divine vitality in order to create the tzimtzum.1 Here we were cooled refers to the mitigation of the tzimtzum wi

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MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, My husbands family is from out of state, and we live here in the Five Towns, not too far from my parents. We got married close to a year ago. My husband is a

and 90s, or they are fashionchallenged, or they actually see an image in their mirrors that is very different from what the rest of the world takes insome people wouldnt recognize style if it hit them

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Machberes Continued from Page 38 SanzGribover Rav Succession Rabbi Naftali Halberstam, SanzGribover Rebbe, who established his beis midrash in Boro Park in 1952, is todays longest serving rav in Boro

From StartUp To Shoot Down Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER Its almost impossible not to notice something different in our national pace over the past few days. Even though sirens shriek every once in

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Slice Of Life Continued from Page 49 While the mushrooms are marinating, place the shredded cabbage, green pepper, and parsley in a large bowl. In another bowl, combine the vinegar, olive oil, honey,

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Lets Not Be Party To Partisan Politics BY ADAM MAYER What makes an effective elected official Chiefly, I believe, it is the ability to intimately understand the needs of his or her constituents and to

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Old Stroller Up For Grabs Our stroller is too heavy, Mrs. Reich said to her husband. Id like to replace it with a lighte

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 55 such as employers, may show favoritism to the poor Maharshag 226. Accordingly, since your circumstance relates to employees and has not yet been presented to be

Lone Soldiers Continued from Page 57 feelings into a substantial, cohesive philosophy, says Eli Waltuch, 22. The youngest of three children, Eli, who grew up in Woodmere, came to Israel to learn at Ye

Being a tankist can be tedious work. Before and after every mission we are required to do maintenance work that on some days will take up to an hour, says Eli. In addition, we have more thorough techn

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 59 ning of Shaar Avodas HaElokim writes of our obligation to express hakaras hatov to all who benefit us. In Parashas Ki Sisa, we are told of the mitzvah not to ab

Chaim Weizmann, the first president of Israel, met with President Harry Truman shortly after Israels establishment in 1948. The two sat and debated about which of them had the tougher job. Truman lean

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ROAD MAP Continued from Page 62 and how it applies to the events occurring now in Israel with constant calls for ceasefires emanating from the U.S. and the UN respectively. Israels needless acquiescen

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ This has been a month of horror. First, the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teens, uniting us as it tore at our hearts. We mourned together with their famil

Rabbi Yitzchak Young portion where Gd states, I remember how you followed me with emunah faith in the desert. Adversaries will destroy the Temple but Gd has not rejected Israel. I will not forgive th

Question The men in our family wear bekeshes and shtreimlach on Shabbos, but a jacket and up hat during the week. Our community considers us to be chassidish, because we daven in a chassidish shul. My

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 68 be open to dating a girl who is a baalas teshuvah. Baalei teshuvah, for the most part, do have a sense of understanding that a person can decide to change his hashk

HAMAS TUNNEL Continued from Front Cover air strike at the cell that fired the missile. The cell was hit. Hamas has used positions in the AlWafa Hospital in Gaza to fire auto matic weapons and antitan

Strength For Those In Need BY DANIELA BERKOWITZ Itzik, a restaurant owner in southern Israel, finds himself paralyzed this summer. Normally, his caf and catering company are bustling with customers. Y

letters to THE EDITOR Israel May Determine its Own Fate Dear Editor, After reading about the shocking loss of 18 IDF soldiers after the weekend, I could not help wondering whether it only seemed that

The two managed to create the charade that the bills Senate passage was in doubt until the last minute, yet it was obvious that they had, in advance, carefully counted the votes and knew that the Sena

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ing to highlight the capital requirements to sustain and grow this community gem of a resource. The library also depends on its volunteers who have committed themselves to helping out in a variety of

Community News Continued from Page 81 Now he is here every morning, proudly greeting the 21 members of his morning study program, Kollel Mesirus Nefesh. This group spends one hour devoted to Torah eve

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