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See Pages 35 See Page 31 Serving Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island 1.00 WWW.5TJT.COM VOL. 15 NO. 46 6 ELUL 5775 AUGUST 21, 2015 Sukkos In August Its Never

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FEATURES Aliyah Chronicle Shmuel Katz Back To School Business Halacha R Meir Orlian 36 45 59 84 30 94 96 82 70 40 69 38 53 63 90 11 63 34 68 41 77 74 Classified Ads A Clever Title Goes Here Mordech

BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover plane leaves the runway. Still, I cannot imagine being too well rested, as 35,000 feet in the air is not a natural place to be sleeping comfortably even if you a

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LUACH August 21August 9 July 1July 29 ZIP Code 11516 6 Elul Friday, August 21 Daf yomi Nedarim 89 Zmanim Earliest tallistefillin Sunrise Latest Shema M. Av. Gra Plag haminchah Candle Lighting 858 am 9

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 9 myself watching the passportcontrol people watch me with a little more attention than usual. The case was ultimately resolved for less than 5,000a long way from eithe

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover manone who can foresee the future, meaning one who is able to discern the outcome and consequences of his or her actions. This presidentBarack Obamacannot se


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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 13 dreds of thousands of email addresses, urging recipients to advise elected officials to reject the deal as unsafe and dangerous. He told me this week that he cal

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New York Natives Volunteer For IDF An El Al Boeing 777 chartered by Nefesh BNefesh departed New Yorks JFK International Airport on Monday carrying 232 olim new immigrants from the U.S. and Canada who

LONE SOLDIERS Continued from Front Cover everything and anything to upgrade to first class. Not so on the Nefesh BNefesh charter flight firstclass section. This section is worked by the Nefesh BNefesh

LONE SOLDIERS Continued from Page 19 What prompted your aliyah I love Israel. I feel like I am a better person in Israel. It inspires me. I go by Ava, but I am going to try to go by Avital in Israel.

PRISONERS Continued from Front Cover six months, on charges of . . . what This is the very question his parents are asking. We asked his cousin Rabbi Moshe Feiglin of the Aliyah Institute in Crown Hei

PRISONERS Continued from Page 21 able crimes with no evidence linking him to them. Yet he was jailed for two years. The Shabak, faced with no evidence linking him or the other two men jailed with him,

Ettingers arrest for another five days. Ettinger, a grandson of Rabbi Meir Kahane, is a prime target for the Shin Bets Jewish Department. He is considered one of the leaders of the extreme right in th

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Careers, Education, And The Five Towns Rabbi Shafier To Speak At BBY, September 6 On Sunday morning, September 6, explore the intersection of careers, education, and the Five Towns at the Bnos Bais Ya

Career Resources Continued from Page 27 certification from New York State. Starting salaries range from 20 per hour and up, and work is abundant and easy to find. Hours and locations of potential jobs

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Making Up Words BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER I dont know why, but people always assume that Im good at Scrabble just because Im a writer. I have a way with words, right Supposably. But Im more into using wo

BLINGjewelry I bought my kallah some bling. BUZZKILLsomeone who pulls out a dictionary in the middle of a Scrabble game. CHILLAXwhen you want to say chill, and then in the middle of the word you chang

thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Sleepless In Woodmere Things have a way of getting worse as we age. And insomnia is no exception. As with many things in life, there are different types of

which turn out to be accurate and others which do not. My sprinkler system is set to start the watering process at 345 each morning. The problem is that I do not want to play with the clock setting so

MINDBIZ By Esther Mann, LCSW Dear Esther, Three years ago, when I was twenty years old, two separate individuals wanted to set me up with Avi. They both had a lot of wonderful things to say about Avis

define yourselves by your outer trappings and have a hard time even respecting those individuals who do. But I think its important for people on both sides of this lifestyle choice to try to refrain f

OUR ALIYAH CHRONICLE By Shmuel Katz Checking For Vitals Meet Ari Greenberg. Ari is originally from the New York area and has been living in Israel for quite some time. I met Ari for less than a minut

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ALIYAH CHRONICLE Continued from Page 36 He walked through the ER with an extra pair of tefillin just to make sure that everyone who needed to use them had the opportunity. In an Israeli ER, I am sure

go wrong How can this be happening to us Well, rabbis are also nice guys and arent looking to cause any more pain and anguish to these distraught parents than they already have. So they dont actually

Question My 25yearold daughter is dating a guy about whom we heard things that are upsetting to us. We heard that when he was a young boy in yeshiva, he was known to be a bully. It turns out that our

say, yes, as long as he behaves appropriately. But, this is a shidduch we are talking about. Your daughter already experienced childhood trauma. She is no doubt still plagued by triggers in her daily

Uniquely You Serenity Now Healing The Natural Way BY DEBORAH ROTHMAN, L.AC. It would be remiss of me not to mention the picture on the cover of the August 7 edition of the 5TJT. Larry and Esta Gordon

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My Journey Continued from Page 41 My Most Favorite Food, and I think he wanted to turn kosher Speaking of kosher, there were no kosher restaurants or supermarkets in this area. I became adept at findi


My Journey Continued from Page 44 quaint town with the sole Judaica store in the area. I was at my own table, but I noticed a man with a kippah, looking like he was learning Torah or reading something

Independent Coach Corporation and Mr. Levett have been at the forefront of many safety initiatives. Independent Coach was one of the first schoolbus companies to have dual stop signs on its buses, rat

Write On Supplies For Success Helps Children Begin School Year With All They Need UJA Federation of Long Island held their annual Supplies for Success event on August 17 at the Yeshiva of South Shore

early results are nothing short of magnificent. The partnership between AJE and HALB began in the 201314 academic year with the implementation of a pilot program for firstgrade classes. The overwhelmi



5 T J T P u z z l e P a g e Crossword Start Of A School Year BY YONI GLATT Across 1. Puts in stitches 5. Has a seat 9. Make it up 14. Guilty, e.g. 15. Rabbinic contemporary of Ravina 16. Everybodys


HALB CLASSROOMS Continued from Page 49 quantify our progress and performance as a school. Over this past year, HALB students saw tremendous gains in both reading and math throughout all 19 of our K3 c



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Five Towns Among 35 Jewish Schools Launching New STEM Program From CIJE An innovative, new STEM engineering program designed specifically for middleschool grades is being launched the CIJETech MS Prog

BUSINESS WEEKLY Restoring the Primacy of Choshen Mishpat By Rabbi Meir Orlian Too Late Outside the school, a person stood selling waterproof knapsacks. A sign above him read SALE Only 100 for a knap

Gedolei Yisrael Greet The Groundbreaking Dirshu Edition Of The Sefer Chofetz Chaim With Great Joy BY CHAIM GOLD There are times when one can tell that a newly published sefer will have a transformatio

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Dirshu Continued from Page 60 Schneider had on his talmidim and the stories he would relate from the Chofetz Chaim and how Rav Schneider insisted that the talmidim learn the sefarim written by the Cho

insights on THE TORAH The Personification of Intense Holiness Rabbi Meshulem Feish Lowy, ztl Machberes Inside The Chassidish And Yeshivish World BY RABBI GERSHON TANNENBAUM On midday Wednesday, Augus

Machberes Continued from Page 63 and soninlaw of the founding Tosher Rebbe. His fellow students always admired his deep prayers and sanctification of every religious effort. In 1943, the 22yearold Tal

meal during the day was late at night, after he received every last petitioner. The petitioners often numbered in the hundreds. Many would stay for Shabbos. When the Tosher Rebbe would visit the grave

Marcella Rosen Continued from Page 65 Previously, she was a director of the Advertising Council, the Audit Bureau of Circulation, the International Radio and Television Society, Citizens for NY, the W

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Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin Memories Its 644 a.m. and the house is quiet. Leib is at shul, the girls are still sleeping, and I have a moment to simply ponder while my challah dough ri

real estate mortgage financing By Anessa V. Cohen THE DISH By Elke Probkevitz Its Great . . . But I Dont Know One of the more quirky aspects of showing prospective buyers homes for sale is seeing e

THE DISH Continued from Page 69 for 1020 minutes. Use the rag to wipe down all kitchen surfaces. After 10 minutes more, drain the sink while running hot water, and wipe the sink and drain thoroughly.

would understand his intended meaning. A persons natural tendency is to do anything to exact revenge on someone who violates his property. However, that is not the Torah way. A measured response is wh

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A Jew Is A Jew From The Other Side Of The Bench BY DAVID J. SEIDEMANN, ESQ . The German armed forces were known as the Wehrmacht. Soldiers were required to swear an oath of allegiance to the Reichs co

suggest that Matisyahu supports rightwing Israeli political ideology or to any dogma that suggests that he would be against what the world calls the twostate solution. But in the world of the BDS move

Two Trips To Poland With Project Mesorah As the industry leader in inspiring trips to Poland, Project Mesorah recently completed two trips within a twoweek period. The first trip consisted of over 120

how it is the same shul that is in the picture that Project Mesorahs director, R Ari Scharf, passed around for all of us to see. The picture showed Jews standing in front of the shul before the war my

News From The Hills Continued from Page 77 allies, andespecially important to methe safety of Israel. As voters, we have our work cut out for us. We have to weed through the long list of contenders an

Countdown To Couture BY TAMMY MARK While many of us are basking in the last lazy days of summer, the creative hosting their fifth event filled with fabulous fashion, great prizes, dinner, and a few su

Couture Continued from Page 79 Founded in 2001, Sharsheret has grown from a local support group to a national organization, hav resource for women and their families at every stage, and has touched m

that goes on in communities all over is astounding. The CFAC raffle committee, headed by Breezy Schwartz, the owner of Breezys, has amassed an impressive lineup of high value prizes

Political Roundup Rep. Zeldin Meets With Israeli PM And Other Middle East Officials Congressman Lee Zeldin R, C NY1, member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, the Subcommittee on the Middle East

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WHATS YOUR letters to THE EDITOR OPINION EMAIL US AT The Making Of A President Dear Editor, In response to Avi Goldsteins letter August 14, I would like to make a few points. For starte

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The Gourmet Glatt Concert In The Park Each year, Gourmet Glatt and the Village of Cedarhurst bring a spectacular Jewish night to the Under the Gazebo concert series in Cedarhurst Park. On August 18, a

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 90 Making Kiddush With Pizza Dear Editor, I witnessed an exchange last week that I feel needs to be publicized as the kiddush Hashem it was. I was at Pizza P

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Hillel Day Camp And HASC Team Up To Go High Tech On August 18, HASC and HAFTRs Hillel Day Camp teamed up to create a special tikkun olam project. HAFTR donated all of its old har

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Community News Continued from Page 96 national director and CEO, Maj. Gen. Res. Meir KlifiAmir. I am delighted that Peter accepted the role of FIDFs national president and am confident that FIDF will


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