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LUACH October 30November 7 July 1July 9 ZIP Code 11516 17 Cheshvan Friday, October 30 Daf yomi Sotah 4 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 924

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover petrated by residents of the Arab part of the city. Why the Arab residents of Hebron especially those with a history of involvement in terrorare allowed to m

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 Im not going to be as brave as I usually am by walking through the Kasbahthe Arab marketon Shabbos afternoon, Eliezer said. Its a little disconcerting when a per

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover who are charged with expounding on these elections. The competitiveness and even the clash inherent in this type of race leaves many feeling less than enthused a

that Mr. Kopel is in favor of bringing betting to the area. It is just not true, and the assertion should be withdrawnbut you can rest assured that this will not be done. It looks like the political h

RENEWAL Continued from Front Cover pital. A kind nurse assisted me onto the operating table and put a mask on my face. A few hours later, I awoke and was informed that my left kidney was already funct

physical shape possible. I watched my diet. I lost some weight. I went to the gym regularly. I wanted to be as fit and healthy as possible to undergo this lifesaving surgery. Throughout the monthslong

RENEWAL Continued from Page 21 team successfully did their job and, Gd willing, the life of Tzivya bas Rachelya was saved. This all happened less than four days ago. Pain has never felt so good. OK, I

DISPUTE RESOLUTION Continued from Front Cover about the lesserknown Dispute Resolution Center DRC that the Halacha Hotline operates. Q. When and why was the DRC established A. The Dispute Resolution C

DISPUTE RESOLUTION Continued from Page 23 much more conducive to having the involved parties walk away as friends. Q. Do you send hazmanos subpoenas to require disputants to show up A. No, we provide

Political Roundup Gambling Their Campaign As we approach Election Day, we are bombarded with a new scary story for our neighborhoodthe creation of a casino in our midst. The notion that a casino will

Political Roundup Continued from Page 25 House of Representatives. She also served as Nassau Countys District Attorney from 20052013. New Yorks 4th Congressional District includes parts of Nassau Coun

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Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Up With Down Syndrome What does October mean to the Lubin family Besides being the month in which our daughter Rochel was bornas was Iit has also become kn

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MOTHERS MUSINGS Continued from Page 28 Upon hearing the news, my husband, my eizer knegdo, immediately said, This is the child Hashem has given us, and we will learn how to take care of him. He said t

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow Not Born Yesterday In recent years, some organizations have been publicizing their conclusion that it is perfectly fine according to Jewish law for men to ma

someone else you feel compatible with If so, I am sorry to say that is never a good enough reason to marry anyone you have serious doubts about. There are varied reasons why some people cannot hold do

feel compatible. I understand why you feel the way you do. It sounds like you have not had an easy time in your matrimonial search, and that can be extremely frustrating. Not only that, but the older

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Like Mother, Like Daughter Some forty years ago, I overheard a telephone conversation that my thenteenage daughter was having with one of her friends. These

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THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 34 I have nothing against the pope. Nor do I have anything against anyone elses religion. As he is the leader of the Catholic Church, it is understandable that

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen Balancing Your Assets And Expenses I have always been a numbers person, even when I was a little girl. Some excel in computers, others in literature

Five Tips For Your Better Financial Future PROVIDED BY AVI ASHKENAZY If you are like many Americans, the current economic environment continues to make it difficult for your family to make ends meet.

Financial Future Continued from Page 39 dollars than you might imagine, and play a significant role in helping you fund your familys longterm financial goals. 3. Become a dedicated saver. If you are l

THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Falling For Salads Salads seem effortless in the summer, with all the fresh summer produce available at the market. Its so easy to cut up fresh veggies without a second th

THE DISH Continued from Page 41 olive oil and wrapped in foil, in the oven for 15 minutes at 350F. Roast eggplant, zucchini, squash, red pepper, red onions, or any of your favorites in the oven till c

Have A Piece Of Fruit BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Theres a famous saying Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana. And its true. You cant put bananas in the fridge. Anyway, I think we finally go

Fruit Continued from Page 43 So Im thinking about keeping my garbage can in the fridge. But then there wont be room for the fruit. Ill have to keep that on the counter. And anyway, no matter how clean

People Of The Book Classic Works Of The Jewish Tradition BY DR. HENRY ABRAMSON Rabbi Moshe Cordoveros Tomer Devorah Even if you cannot find any reason to forgive a person, there was nevertheless once

Tomer Devora Continued from Page 45 Spanish, French, and German. Rabbi Cordovero also known as the Ramak, an acronym formed from his name was one of the leading figures of the 16thcentury Tsfat Circle

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insights on THE TORAH Vayeira A Jews Gotta Do What A Jews Gotta Do From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN And Avraham went back to his place. Bereishis 1833 Is it a sin to argue with Gd Is it sa

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5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Lets Go, Mets Part II BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Prophet or ace 6. Theyre all over Citi Field 9. Syndergaard 13. Word said before a salad 14. Cut down, biblically

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FROM WHERE I STAND Continued from Page 48 Not Avraham. Avraham stuck to his principles. He may have experienced a setback, but he would still champion the cause of justice. He would still speak out fo

did not want his animal handed over to others, since it is known that this is the practice of the head shepherd C.M. 29122 3969. Similarly, contractors often do not do the actual work themselves inste

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, My wife, Reva, is a wonderful woman. Weve been married close to 30 years, and we are best friends. When I married Reva, she was not a small woman. Ive never k

questions that you should be asking yourself, so that you can honestly determine whether your reactions to surgery are purely safetybased or whether there could be some other fears that are also trigg

Chassidish Archaeology Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM One upon a time, there was a kingdom known as Galicia and Lodomeria, established by the Congress

in Europe. In particular, they aim to visit sites that are recorded in the history of Kosover and Vishnitzer chassidim. Months of research have been invested in preparation of the group trip. Old maps

Counting Your Blessings My Journey BY MICHELE HERENSTEIN My first posting on Facebook the other morning read as follows I do not want to sound saintly or noble or anything like that. But maybe my grat

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My Journey Continued from Page 58 washers and dryers. Many people dont even have the time or money to clean their homes, let alone have someone clean it for them. Another example is that young adults

starter Harrison Kuritzky and impact players Jake Greenberg, Shai Laniado, and Simon Big Smiley Perlow. This talented bunch is ready, willing, and able to make a strong run this season toward cutting

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

freshmen. They are delighted to see the return of Shmuel Bak, Rafi Kreitman, Eli Englard, Yonatan Fine, Eli Harcsztark, Ami Gerszberg, Efrayim Saks, and Avi Eisenstadter. Eli Roz returning, and fresh

The Secret Of Chabad BOOK REVIEW BY MICHELE JUSTIC To a traveler, Chabad is the place to reach out to for a minyan and some kosher food in a new locale. To a college student, Chabad is the place to go

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A Five Towns Simcha PHOTO BY AZAMRA DJ Secret Of Chabad Continued from Page 64 ernors of the American Jewish Committee in New York, succinctly portrays the scene pp. 155156 Anyone writing the history

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Thank You, Chai4ever BY A GRATEFUL WIFE Chai4ever Hope And Help To Families Fighting Illness On Sukkos trip, Chai4ever uses rollercoasters and Ferris wheels to level the ups and downs of parental ill

News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Lies, lies, and more lies. PM Netanyahu recently spoke at the World Zionist Congress refuting the lies perpetrated by the PA and supposedly the cause of the recent

News From The Hills Continued from Page 71 tion Toras Emes, and incoming rav of Kehilas Ahavas Yisrael of Cedarhurst, who graced the event with words of inspiration about the importance of chesed in t

letters. The sefer Torah was brought to New York by Chazaq director Rabbi Ilan Meirov. The glorious celebration was attended by community rabbis and layleaders, members of Tifferet Shalom and the main

Community News From Around The World Despite Arab Violence, 65 Olim Arrive On Group Aliyah Flight Despite the recent wave of terror attacks against Israelis, 65 new immigrants from the United States a

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Community News Continued from Page 74 the Jewish State. The deadline for submitting nominations is December 31, 2015. Nominations forms may be submitted at Jewish Agency

Community News Continued from Page 77 riott Marquis at 500 p.m. The theme of this years gala is Building the Future Together. Special Guest of Honor is Ohel copresident Moishe Hellman, an exemplary bu

The planning for Camp HASC concert has begun New York year after year just to see the Camp HASC concert, he explains. This year we will be bringing the concert, with all its grandeur and glory, to th

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Community News Continued from Page 79 ily to join on Thursday, October 22, for a morning of inspiration, food, and fun. Students davened alongside the important women in their lives, and parents enjoy

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Community News Continued from Page 81 tion and Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles, showed possible benefits of using blue, green, and red LED lights and TiO2 nanoparticles for the osteogenic differentiati

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Community News Continued from Page 83 the craft of the Jews of Damascus from worship to family life, the rituals, humor, and strength. He has rarely exhibited his work or told his story. The exhibitio

Community News Continued from Page 85 Jerusalem Official Har HaZeisim Is Key To Security Had we heeded the warnings from this committee five years ago about the rockthrowing on Har HaZeisim, we may n

On motzaei Shabbos, November 7, the 20th annual event is to feature singing sensation Simcha Leiner with songs from his latest album, SL2, and the comedy team David and Leeman, direct from L.A. with a

Political Roundup Continued from Page 87 Assemblyman Goldfeder Honors Summer Readers With yom tov in the rearview mirror, yeshivas are in full swing throughout Far Rockaway, and for Assemblyman Phil

The Importance Of Voting BY HOWARD J. KOPEL NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATOR, 7TH DISTRICT We are witnessing daily the consequences of poor choices made by our administration in Washington. Our fear for our

Upcoming Events At The JCC The JCC of the Greater Five Towns is located at 207 Grove Avenue in Cedarhurst. To learn more, call 5165696733. Caregivers Support Group. Are you caring for an elderly loved

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ICRF Marks 40 Years Of Cancer Research Tower Of Hope Gala, November 9 The Israel Cancer Research Fund ICRF is planning to celebrate 40 years of lifesaving cancer research on November 9 at Guastavinos

Can Resiliency Defeat Islamic Terror Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER Indifference cannot, under any circumstance, be seen as acceptable behavior of political leaders. Even great leaders can fall prey

Tidbits From Israel Continued from Page 97 meaning that the government of Israel is held responsible for their wellbeing and is expected to fully protect themdemanding that there be an end to Arab ter

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS David Desso Showcases Collection From Israel In 1989, Isaac Reiss founded the I. Reiss Collection in New York and established a place in the industry with the creation of a highe

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 99 The chagigah was held in honor of the worldwide Shabbos Project, an initiative which began in South Africa. HANC High School embraced the project, and its

The new Century 21 Department Store at Green Acres Mall will serve as an anchor for the Sunrise Highway portion of the center. Macerich acquired the 1.8millionsquarefoot Green Acres Mall in January 20

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 101 entrepreneurs, and professionals to join their next eventSocial Media 101 with Abbey Wolinon November 10 at Machon Basya Rochel Seminary 137 Lawrence Aven

At the Shalhevet Shabbaton Mr. Zeev BenShachar at SKA SKA OhSayNation online coordinators 20, about the situation in Israel and the role the media play. Using film clips to illustrate his words, Mr

YIFRs 52nd Anniversary Dinner PHOTOS BY IVAN H. NORMAN On Sunday evening, October 25, the Young Israel of Far Rockaway held its 52nd Anniversary Dinner, at Ateres Nechama Liba Simcha Hall. Rochy Fri

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 103 man, and a hearty breakfast, the students traveled to a nearby park to partake in the annual Shabbaton flagfootball tournament, where 13 flagfootball game

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 105 grandparents, and students. One student on a NYC campus will discuss the tensions he faces routinely. For more information and to confirm your seats, ple


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