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See Pages 35 See Page 17 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 15 NO. 35 18 SIVAN 5775 JUNE 5, 2015 Presidential Hopefuls In Th

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover were announced at the expo. It found that 45 of consumers eat chocolate because it makes them feel happy and 43 eat it because it tastes good. It also found

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FEATURES Business Halacha R Meir Orlian 42 76 48 69 82 89 52 34 39 47 54 38 11 56 40 31 33 61 Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordechai Schmutter Community News Around The Five Towns Around

HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 6 This is 10.90 more than you would have paid had the chocolates been weighed separatelypractically a 40 surcharge Conversely, an unscrupulous chocolate lover coul

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover Obama is not just a problem for Israel but for the very fabric of this country on multiple levels. We are, thankfully, at the threshold of a time when we can

LUACH June 5June 13 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 18 Sivan Friday, June 5 Daf yomi Nedarim 12 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 833 am 909 am

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 11 almost any of the other Republican candidatesin the Oval Office, we can hopefully put behind us the current administrations doublespeak about pressuring Israel t

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover form that some have a great appreciation for. Next weeks concert will once again be an exciting one to attend and will feature some of the greats of today. That

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 17 So I asked Cantor Kaplan to help us thats you and meunderstand the magnetism of chazzanus and the interest that so many have when it comes to listening to chazzanim

that is something other than prayer. People listening might be swayed and even moved to tears, Chazzan Kaplan says, but that is outside of the conventional Shabbos morning shul setting. And as long as

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 19 two were known not to be particularly observant Jews but are still considered amongst the greatest chazzanus talents that ever lived Kaplan said that he had read tha

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DAF YOMI INSIGHTS Continued from Page 20 to him, likewise, the vow should have been ineffective. The person made a neder to do an action. Even though going to Eretz Yisrael is a mitzvah, learning Tora

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Genetic Testing Continued from Page 22 nazi Jews also applies to these lowrisk individuals and suggest that the risks of developing cancer in BRCA carriers coming from both lowrisk and highrisk famili

ROCHELLE SHORETZ Continued from Front Cover accomplished more than most do in a life twice as long. Ms. Shoretz, known to her friends as Rochie, grew up in Midwood, where she attended Bnos Leah Prospe

ROCHELLE SHORETZ Continued from Page 27 Shoretzs breast cancer returned in 2009, this time as stagefour metastatic breast cancer, which was treatable but incurable. In a YouTube clip recorded by Cure

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My Uncle Yumi Remembering Yumi Hirsch, ah BY ASHI ELEFANT On the second day of Shavuos, Yumi Hirsch, Binyomin Tzvi ben Yosef, ah, passed away. His petirah took place on the same day that his fatherYos

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Fun In The Sun Sitting on my lounge chair, sipping refreshing ice water, taking bites of my ripe banana while lounging in the Mandalay Bay SpaIm in heaven

The Summer Sniffles Serenity Now Healing The Natural Way BY DEBORAH ROTHMAN, L.AC. Its that time of year again. You would like to savor the smell of freshly cut grass and your blooming garden. However

Food For Thought My Journey, Part 11 BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN Im still in a state of hyperventilation after almost being devoured by a dog during my walk the other morning. I was happily strolling along,

FOOD FOR THOUGHT Continued from Front Cover and loved ones to encourage individuals to just eat, when in fact, the disorder from which they are suffering is incredibly complex. Hopefully throughout my

in the lamp, they produce a controlled and steady light. The soul of man is a lamp of Gd whose purpose in life is to illuminate the world with Divine light. Gd provided us with the fuel that generates

CHASSIDIC MASTERS Continued from Page 35 deeds which a person doesas Rambam writesnot for any reason in the world not out of fear of evil or out of a desire to obtain the good rather, he does the trut

friends. I waited for the wife to come into view but she never did. Clearly the man was alone with the baby. I glanced at the clock on my night table and saw that it was close to midnight. That was, I

Stop Summer Learning Loss PROVIDED BY AVI ASHKENAZY have been taught in play or reallife situations. After a summer of hanging around, these intellectually understimulated children have lost reading s

insights on THE TORAH Bahaaloscha Timeless Torah From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN And the Ark of the Covenant of Hashem journeyed before them Bamidbar 1033 I believe, you believe, we all beli

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW This weeks letter is being answered by Jennifer Mann, LMSW. Dear Jennifer, Please help me. I am too embarrassed of my problem to speak with someone friend or professionala

sounding board. Your therapists office is your safe space. I say the following with love and sincerityyour story is not so unusual. I can almost promise you that many of those happy strollerwheeling l

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Already Paid Aryeh needed a 2,000 shortterm loan. Im happy to lend it to you, said Shlomo. Ill draft a loan document for

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 42 From The BHI Hotline Empty Milk Crates Q I have seen Golden Flow milk crates in the street, in private yards, and outside of community institutions. Am I oblig

5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Short Parashas BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Myers who played Linda first book 5. Fat Moabite 10. Kind of Torah fifth book 14. Kind of Tikkun 15. Somewhere Only We K

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DAFYOMISHIURIM In the 5 Towns Far Rockaway Area 430 am 500 am 515 am 530 am 545 am 600 am Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Mishnah Berurah Rabbi Shmuel Grossman Yeshiva Shor Yoshuv Magid Shiur Rabbi Shmuel Gro

not nosh either. Just little bags of responsibility. The parents refer to him as the fish rebbi. My son has the fish rebbi, theyll say. My kid behaved, and now I have to run out tonight and buy a bowl

Torah World Celebrates Release Of New Dirshu Sefer Chofetz Chaim BY CHAIM GOLD Es shmekt der GeulahIt has the aroma of the geulah exclaimed the venerated senior rosh yeshiva, HaGaon HaRav Aharon Leib

During the visit to Rav Shteinman led by Dirshus nasi, Rav Dovid Hofstedter, and other senior members of Dirshus hanhalah, Rav Shteinman was told that there are citations in the biurim umusafim from t

Question Two years ago, I met someone who had been in a long relationship with someone before meeting me. We started dating, and I wanted to get engaged to her. After a while, she told me that she is

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 52 I am sure you did everything in your power to make your short marriage work. But I find it perplexing that you went running back to a person who led you on in a rel

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SanzKlausenberger Rebbe From Israel In NY Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM Rabbi Tzvi Elimelech Halberstam, SanzKlausenberger Rebbe from Netanya, arrived

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Machberes Continued from Page 56 Moshe Ungar, ztl 18551897, Rav of Pistchan. With his second marriage, the Klausenberger Rebbe became a brotherinlaw to Rabbi Michoel Ber Weissmandl, ztl 19031957, Nitr

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Catch The Jew I do not usually recommend books in my column, but I am making an exception. Catch the Jew is written by Tuvia Tenenbom, a journalist

Heres To A Healthy Summer A Five Towns Simcha 5 Generations PHOTO BY IVAN H NORMAN On June 2, Chabad of the Five Towns Smile on Seniors program was honored to host Robert van Amerongen, M.D., FAAP,

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Our sons both gave us food for thought last week. I first spoke to our son Dov, who is a maggid shiur in Yerushalayim and learns oneonone with bachurim at various

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News From The Hills Continued from Page 61 ing a beautiful bookmark as a keepsake. The girls ushered their parents to small groupings of parents and students. They sat together and listened to each of

711 Slurpees, mouthwash, and toothpaste, Pas Yisrael and Pas Paltar, Chalav Yisrael and Chalav Stam, bugs hiding in vegetables, sharp foods left out overnight, hard cheeses, and soft drinks. The speec

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The Big Apple Turns Blue And White On Sunday this week, some 40,000 people came to the Celebrate Israel Parade in New York City. Many Five Towns schools and organizations were among the hundreds of ma

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Emunah Spring Luncheon Draws Large Crowd Some 250 supporters attended the Emunah Spring Luncheon held on May 19, filling the Prince George Ballroom in New York City. This highly

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 69 teaching since 2005. For the last two years, he has also served as an assistant principal at its middle school. Before joining Yeshiva Darchei Torah, he ta

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 70 Avis dvar Torah, senior Yoel Weizberg completed Masechta Kiddushin with those in attendance. It is noteworthy that both Yoel and Avi finished eight masecht

year, centered around an exciting and fun hockey game. This year, the team members raised 15,000, bringing the total of Green vs. White game contributions to over 136,000 Before the game, Rabbi Kamine

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 73 ney Ben Brafman, Esq. Distinguished guests included activeduty and former IDF soldiers Debra Winrib, representing the Nassau County Legislature Hempstead T

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 74 definitely the learning, featuring shiurim from Rabbi Haar and Rabbi Ziskind. Another highlight was that the Masmidim were honored to share the camp with m

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 81 Monday through Thursday, before Minchah began, the noted educators shared wideranging ideas and approaches to davening to set the proper tone for that part

support not only the structural repairs needed on the buildings themselves, but they hope to offer a portion to some of their members who are in critical need. Max Reichenthal, UOS president and local

Community News Continued from Page 83 ate on, before I was even called down to this event, he stated. Know, dear associates, that every person you protect is a gift you are giving that cant be monetiz

Building The Cornerstone Of Our Community PHOTOS BY YOEL HECHT On Sunday, May 31, the community came out in support of the expansion of the Far RockawayLawrence Mikvah. Distinguished rabbanim, communi

Community News Continued from Page 84 est, yet must now grow by 30 to meet the needs of the State of Israel given the anticipated exponential growth of Beer Sheva and the Negev. This project will assu

excellence within the hospital include trauma care, cancer care, genetics, brain, clinical research, pediatrics, and psychiatric care. During Operation Protective Edge, Soroka cared for over 1,200 wou

Senior Forum If Memory Serves, Leave A Tip BY BUBBY BERNSTEIN Youd hardly believe that six words comprising fewer than two dozen letters I counted them could be an effective device for seniors in copi

or make assumptions. Just listen. And dont discuss what you have heard with others afterwards. This is private and sensitive information, and if they consider you someone safe to vent to or confide in

Rav Shmuel Avigdor Feivelson A ModernDay Torah Promulgator Reprinted with permission from Yated Neeman Over half a century ago, the presence of Torah life in Tzfas was so meager that it was difficult


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