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FEATURES Business Halacha R Meir Orlian 38 88 31 95 83 71 42 77 49 40 63 86 13 56 43 61 22 62 46 50 67 59 64 Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Community News Around The Fi

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Front Cover from the eastdry desert windsand the delayed arrival of the seasonal rains, Israel has been bonedry. Humidity has been in the single digits whereas it is no

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 10 public, my sister reached out to us to let us know. And there is no way to describe the feeling. He is my fourth nephew to serve in the IDF. I know that at leas

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Fires Continued from Page 13 Global Response In response to the fires, the international Jewish community stepped up its efforts to provide relief to affected Israelis. also sent firefighting equipm

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover And as far as the important matter of Israel is concerned, it looks like regardless of who is eventually selected or has already been chosen it will be a win

Obama, Hillary Clinton, and John Kerry were concerned. To that triumvirate, Israels borders as well as the safety and security of its citizens have an air of expendability to them. Ceasing constructio

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 19 set up his own shop at State and craft his own foreign policy is extremely unlikely. Giuliani would also be a great choice, but the fact that he is such a loyali

Xray and then the CT scan in other words, he was just making it happen instead of the endless waiting that is often possible in these circumstances. In chatting with Mr. Sabbagh through parts of the n

A Light In The Dark They came after usfirst with knives, stabbing our soldiers, citizens, and visitors wherever they could find us. It quickly became known as the knife intifada. Then came the fires s

in a sea of what many illinformed would term a spiritual darkness in a tiny Jewish community of Columbus, Ohiowill, Gd willing, gather together with my dad, his lovely wife my birth mother passed away

REBBETZIN GITA COHEN Continued from Page 23 her and Rav Elyashivs daughter was badly hit, and the explosion caused the ceiling and walls to cave in. Rav Elyashivs daughter was tragically killed, Rl, a

knew her paternal grandparents they were murdered in the vicious Nazi onslaught in Dvinsk. In December of 1942, thousands of Jews, many of them children or elderly, were brought to a clearing outside

REBBETZIN GITA COHEN Continued from Page 25 She had ahavas haTorah, mesirus nefesh lTorah. Rav Yechiel Perr, shlita, in his eulogy of the Rebbetzin, focused on lechtech acharai bamidbar, how she went

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Stretching The Topic BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Ever since I wrote a couple of articles this past summer about my herniated disc, readers have been writing in to ask how its doing. Though thats not how th

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Stretching The Topic Continued from Page 31 English major, because chiropractic sounds like an adjective. Chiropractic what Not chiropractic medicine. They dont prescribe medicine. I guess its better

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Stretching The Topic Continued from Page 36 Leg lifts. In this stretch, I lie face down and lift my legs, one at a time, like Im walking into the ground. Superman stretch. For this stretch, I lie on m

He can claim that he acquired the Shas while it was still for sale by picking it up, said Rabbi Dayan. He is now in possession, since it is in hands, and we would apply the rule of hamotzi mechaveiro

insights on THE TORAH Toldos Generations From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN leagues, but the most from his pupils. I can go along with that. Some time back, a man for whom I had great respect c

Jerusalems Streets Stories Behind The Names BY GEDALIAH BORVICK My brotherinlaw and I have a fun sightseeing ritual that we have been performing for the past number of years. Every time he visits Isra

so many people whose second marriages did not work out. I really do not want to be alone anymore. That is no way to live. Response My concern is that you fear complaining to this manwhom you are cons

is that the exspouse needs to accept that life has moved on for their former partner. Moreover, the spouse who is in a new relationship has to know how to set boundaries and not allow his previous lif

CHAI LIFELINE ANNUAL GALA 2016 Honoring E S TA B L I S H I N G Soaring Beyond BEN AND HINDY BERTRAM SCHLOSSBERG Camp Simcha Appreciation Award Giving families the wings to fly. THE EVAN LEVY ZL F

MY JOURNEY Continued from Page 43 gone through the trouble of buying you a gift, has helped you, or simply done something nice, the very least you can do is to say thankyou. I relate to this next form

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Damage Control This has been a scary week for those of us keeping track of the runaway fires disastrously sweeping across Israel. There has been lit

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The Importance Of Vitamin D Senior HomeHealthcare Tips B Y A N I TA K A M I E L , R N , M P S We are used to parents focusing on their children getting the adequate amounts of vitamin D they need to

can help. But if that isnt practical, the primarycare physician may make some dietary recommendations, such as eating foods with vitamin D, which include fatty fish, such as salmon, mackerel and tuna

Healthcare Students Spend Two Months On Israeli Internship The Israel Healthcare Foundation, in conjunction with the Onward Israel Program and Clalit Health Services, has launched a oneofakind interns

Is It Telling Or Tattling BY ZAHAVA GOLDSTEIN, MS As parents, we encourage our children to problemsolve and try to figure things out on their own. So how can we teach the difference between telling on

SHALOM TASK FORCE Continued from Page 53 munity. Mr. Jacobs devoted countless hours to organizations dedicated to strengthening Jewish life everywhere. He served on the Board of the Orthodox Union for

I Am Gittys Sister Summers At Camp HASC BY CHAYA FELDSTEIN This year we had another amazing summer session at Camp HASC. While I am thrilled that my sister will be home, it comes with mixed feelings I

Dear Esther, My wife and I do not have the greatest marriage. Over the past few years, things have gone from bad to worse. I know Im not the easiest, calmest person in the world, and I have my issues.

ask your rabbi or your doctor there are organizations such as Achiezer or Relief that should also be helpful with referrals. Resources are plentiful. I must warn you of one crucial fact. As with any s

Lander College Alumni Introduce Students To Careers Greeting old friends and former professors with smiles, dozens of alumni of Touros Lander College for Men returned to the college recently to share

ident of the Lander College Alumni Council. That dozens of alumni take time from their very busy personal and professional lives to come back to campus demonstrates just how committed our alumni are,


THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 59 time beating Bernie. That last tidbit of information did not register with most of the guests at the table and was not a topic that we belabored, since most

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword BY YONI GLATT 1 14 17 2 3 4 5 6 15 18 7 8 9 10 11 16 19 12 13 Across 1. Theyre mostly antiTrump with the 6. Highspeed Amtrak service 11. Docs

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NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 61 sador for the U.S., which includes voting for Israel in the antiSemitic United Nations. We also hope that Hashem gives Donald Trump the presence of mind to c

NEWS FROM THE HILLS Continued from Page 65 stops at numerous Queens yeshivas. Hundreds of men, women, and children were inspired by the weeklong Shiur begins 45 minutes before Shacharis at Rabbi Frie

Swish for Sderot Grand Finale The grand finale of the Swish for Sderot first annual yeshiva day school 8thgrade boys basketball tournament is scheduled to take place this Sunday, December 4, at SAR Ac

SPORTS CENTER Continued from Page 67 foul line in the final period, including Haberts 2 made free throws with 20 seconds left. That put Flatbush up by 3, essentially sealing the Falcons first win of t

J. Greenstein To Auction Rare Judaica Collectibles J. Greenstein and Co. has scheduled an auction representing antique Judaica from all three Jewish traditions Ashkenazi, Sephardi, and Mizrachi for Mo

J Greenstein Auction Continued from Page 69 Silver Kiddush cup and spice container crafted by David Gumbel Large carpet by Bezalel wardly tapered form 4.6 tall. Both marked with earliest Gumbel mar

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Rabbi Shmuel Niman Rebbe, Mashgiach, Mentor In my first year of attending yeshiva gedolah in Yeshivas Chofetz Chaim, I had the zchus of having Rabbi Shmuel N

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

shiur. He therefore instituted that whenever I said something in shiur I was to stand behind a shtender and speak as if I were delivering a speech. I had to speak loudly and with command tion between

One Mans Mission To Document Israeli Art History BY ABIGAIL MEYER Kestenbaum Companys upcoming auction of Israeli and international art will feature the important 20thcentury collection of the late p

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Courtside Grill Is A Thrill B Y 5 TJ T S TA F F Its a great night out right here in the neighborhood with an excellent and tasty menu that features something for every family member. Its the Courtside

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World Bnei Akiva Celebrates UN Vote On Israel With Brazilian Steaks The World Bnei Akiva WBA youth movement dedicated Tuesday, November 29, to Brazilian politician, statesman, and diplomat Oswaldo Ara

Midreshet Shalhevet A Learning Opportunity What if you were taught that your questions and interests in Judaism, math, science, art, and literature were of utmost importance What if the teachers top p

a Torah Jew in the professional world. Rosh Yeshiva Rabbi Zev Meir Friedman shared Midreshet Shalhevets mission a small school by design that does not fit any specific mold, a school incredibly adept

Long Island Dermatology Healthy Skin From Within BY ROCHELLE MARUCH MILLER At Long Island Dermatology, beauty is more than skindeep. Dr. Israel S. Eckman is passionate about protecting your skin throu

offers general and Judaicstudies classes to students from toddlers through eighth grade. Manhattan Day School Stands With Us On Wednesday, November 23, Josh Warhit, Northeast High School coordinator

Community News Continued from Page 83 Orthodox Jewish Chamber Of Commerce Schedules Israel Mission A group of business and political activists are heading to Israel in January 2017 for a trailblazing

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letters to THE EDITOR Remembering Ben Zion Shenker Dear Editor, I am most saddened to note the death of Ben Zion Shenker. He epitomized true Jewish soul music, touching the souls of all who heard him

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HELP WANTED Direct support professionals needed to work with adults with developmental disabilities or psychiatric disabilities living in group residences in Long Island, Queens, Far Rockaway, Brookly

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Cahal Connections Thanksgiving At HANC Kindergarten What better way is there to appreciate what we have in our lives today than to learn about the past, when the advantages and benefits we take for gr

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Chesed At DRS DRS is extremely proud of the various chesed initiatives that are completely thought of, planned, organized, and developed by the students themselves. This week, a

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 95 close to beating the undefeated team They beat four out of the five teams in intense matches that they prepared so much for, thanks to Morah Klein. The Tor

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 97 MAY Dor LDor Thanksgiving Breakfast Last Thursday, Ateres Yaakov held its annual Thanksgiving Day Dor LDor Breakfast. Once again, fathers joined their so

A Light From Jerusalem Shines On Sheefa Enjoying the Shulamith Shabbaton The weekend was peppered with seudot Shabbat, zemirot, divrei Torah by both students and teachers, and a moving kumzits. Frie

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 99 He continues to play an active role as a rabbi emeritus and as a marbitz Torah, giving weekly shiurim and contributing to ongoing publications. Following


AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 100 The challah bake was a magnificent event, set up with customized aprons, beautifully set tables, and premeasured, labeled ingredients. The children worked

Rambam poetry slam year. In an effort spearheaded by Rabbi Jonathan Muskat, Naomi Weintraub, and Chaim Davis, the children of Young Israel and their parents volunteered to cook a Thanksgiving feast f

SHLUCHIM Continued from Front Cover 5,500 guests for dinner and celebratory dancing as the ChabadLubavitch organization announced the opening of a Chabad Center in South Dakota, which will be headed b

edge and seemed to be at a loss in trying to describe where this knowledge came from. Another point that Mr. Hoenlein touched upon was the importance of unity amongst the Jewish people. It was this se

SHLUCHIM Continued from Page 105 turned to the Rebbe, informing him of his fathers situation and asked for a blessing for his quick recovery. The Rebbe replied, Your father should continue to have nac

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