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p l a c e y o u r a d t o d a y you are c or di a l ly i n v i t ed to at t en d t h e 12TH ANNIVERSARY DINNER of Yeshiva Ateres Shmuel of Waterbury, CT Monday May 21, 2012 The Surf Club 280 Dave

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover ocrats, Republicans, power, and money. But this time around, more than ever, arguably the election is about what America and Americans want for our country and o

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 9 Bayswater area. While Far Rockaway seems to vote Democratic most of the times, the politics of the community are unmistakably Republican. Its not that the Rockaway Pe

ALIYAH CHRONICLE ...Well Help You Master the Math on College Expenses. Continued from Front Cover that long. One of the major topics I get asked about is aliyah with older kids, especially teens. I

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FEAR THE FRUM Continued from Front Cover of their voices is prohibited from being heard. A place where religious extremists eschew democratic values and control the government and national discourse.

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover at this juncture had been to boost and demonstrate the broad support in Israel for Mr. Netanyahu, specifically before the American election which would take

ber, has talked about relinquishing 60 percent of the territories to the Palestinians with the rest being discussed without any specific timetable. The Mofaz plan leaves Jerusalem intact, but forms an

FROM HANK GREENBERG Continued from Front Cover Yankees dugout after their taunts became too much for him. He wasnt religious, but, as the first Jewish superstar in American sports, Greenberg took hims

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Leading OutOfTown Rabbanim To Attend Technology Asifa BY SHIMMY BLUM Citi Field and its over 40,000 seats is itself an overwhelming venue. Couple that with the diverse cross section of kehillos that w

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Technology Asifa Continued from Page 22 town rabbanim. Underscoring the Ichud message of Using Technology Responsibly, Al Pi Torah, the mashgiach noted that our battle today is not with technology as

insights on THE TORAH Emor Double Timing BY RABBI YITZCHOK D. FRANKEL AGUDATH ISRAEL OF THE FIVE TOWNS At the end of Parashas Emor, it says that they took the mekaleil and placed him in confinement.

Rory Lancman For Congress BY ASHER E. TAUB, ESQ. On June 26, 2012 there will be a pivotal Democratic primary for the newly created 6th Congressional District of New York. This district includes the pr

Taubs Tactless Take BY YISROEL ABRAMSON For the first time in recent history, the Jewish communities of Queens have an opportunity to vote with one voice, on both sides of Flushing Meadows. Instead of

DOUBLE TIMING Continued from Page 25 We must say that the Sifra is holding that the incident of the mekosheish was later. And so wrote Tosafos in Bava Basra 119b, s.v. Afilu ketanah, that the incident

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Zev Friedman, ah Never Forgotten BY JOSH FRIEDBERG Another year passes, and again, on May 15, we find ourselves gathering to honor and remember the memory and message of our beloved Zev, ah, a boy wh

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Does Israel Need Elections Now Tidbits From Israel BY RON JAGER Missiles are being launched daily from the Gaza Strip on cities in southern Israel. From the east, Israel faces an existential threat fr

alerting the Western world to the need to restrain Iranwithout even firing a single shot. Yet Israels leftwing parties, in an effort to weaken the Netanyahu government for their own political gain, ar

Another Mothers Musings By Phyllis J. Lubin The Race Its 10 oclock. Why hasnt it started yet I said to my husband. Dont worry. It looks like we will begin any moment. Maybe your time is off. I hate t

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THATS THE WAY IT IS Continued from Page 44 sun, but others think differently. Many believe that she took the child into the tanning booth with her. And the kid is a fairskinned redhead, yet That means

MINDBIZ Continued from Page 41 You mentioned that marriage isnt freedom. Certainly the freedom a single woman has does not mirror the life of a married woman, especially one with children. You are no

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Riding For OHEL The Gourmet Gladiators Moishe Isaacson, an 11yearold 5thgrader at Yeshiva Darchei Torah, rode in the TD Five Boro Bike Tour this past Sunday with his mom, Sara Isaacson, to raise mon

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News From The Hills BY CHANITA TEITZ Kudos to Rabbi Moshe Weinberger of Congregation Aish Kodesh of Woodmere and Rabbi Yoel Schonfeld of Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills for two wellwritten articles

Hatzalahs Annual Dinner PHOTOS BY BENZ LENZ PHOTOGRAPHY AND CAPTURED IMAGES The 31st annual BBQ dinner for Chevra Hatzalah of Rockaways and Nassau County took place on Sunday, May 6, at the Sands of

News From The Hills Continued from Page 54 On Sunday, May 20, the Kew Gardens Hills community will assemble for the hachnasas sefer Torah, which will begin with ksivas haosiyos at the ravs home from 1

Walking In Anothers Shoes From The Other Side Of The Bench BY DAVID J. SEIDEMANN, ESQ. The time between Pesach and Shavuos is traditionally reserved for tikun hamidos, or refinement of character, as t

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 63 to go. In that case, feel free to state your preference. But, as most likely you will end up in a lounge or Starbucks, learn to grin and bear it. Deal with it. It r

American Yeshiva Boys In Israel BY NISON GORDON, ZL From the 1964 book Alt Un Nei In Yisroel. Translated from the Yiddish by Victor Cohen. In this article A discussion on the attitude of the roshei ye

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Yeshiva In Israel Continued from Page 65 The house of HaRav Yosef Ber Soloveitchik, the older son of R Velvelle Brisker, ztl, on Rechov Menachem 2 is a modest apartment with furniture which is strongl

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Democracy In Action The District 15 School Board BY URI KAUFMAN Well, its that time of year again. This Tuesday is Election Day for trustees of local public schools. You might be wondering why, as opp

School Board Continued from Page 69 You can deliver a quality education to the kids as well. The graduation rate in our district is now 98.7 percent, an astonishingly high percentage when you consider

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letters to THE EDITOR In Response To The Missing Soul Dear Editor, I wish to applaud Rabbi Moshe Weinbergers message Just One Thing Is Missing The Soul 5TJT, May 4. He emphasized the lack of inspired

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 73 The drawing is a natural desire to want to know the Creator when one sees the awesomeness of his works both in the physical world and the world of Torah, t

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 74 thrust. However, I believe they deserve addressing. Once again, perhaps I am taking these words out of context and Rabbi Weinberger and I agree. Rabbi Wein

rely on his convictions alone to stop himself from sinning is simply baseless. The great amora Abaye, reflecting on an incident that occurred, admitted that if he had been secluded and transgressed yi

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Continued from Page 77 righteous friend would know that I left the room to watch a filthy movie. If I were by myself, would I have watched the movie I really dont know. In any ca

Yeshiva Of Waterbury To Honor Rabbi And Mrs. Gedalia Oppen BY YOCHANAN GORDON On May 21, Yeshiva Ateres Shmuel of Waterbury, Conn., will celebrate its twelfth year of growth, along with their alumni a

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Dr. Miriam Grossman At LY Library, May 14 Even after enjoying the special Mothers Day treats, the worries continue. Are Shaynas friends good for her Is Leah losing too much weigh

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The Jewish Heritage Center Greenwald Caterers Present Traveling to Israel for Lag BOmer Take an with you in nearby Stamford, CT At the Magnificent Shavuos 2012 Rabbi Ronnie Greenwald Rabbi Label L

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rate of ensuring that these children remain shomrei Torah umitzvos. On May 17, Rabbi Dovid Orlofsky will speak at Acheinus annual Five Towns parlor meeting at the home of Dr. and Mrs. Dovid Metz, loca

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 87 explained some of the nuances that are involved. Subsequently, more than 200 people had the opportunity to meet with and show their tefillin placement with

Neither shall he contaminate himself even for his father or for his mother Vayikra 2111 But he does contaminate himself for the sake of a meis mitzvah a dead person who has no one to attend to him. Ta

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Community News From Around The World MVP Basketball AllStars Prelude To MVP Camp On Sunday, April 1, MVP Basketball hosted its fourth annual yeshiva AllStar Day. The daylong program featured boys eigh

Syms Student Council Presidents Ben Blumenthal and Littal Kravetz with NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg er, the mayor exhorted the new graduates to begin building their careers in the Big Apple. You have

Community News Continued from Page 93 ministrators in a variety of settings to learn about the unique educational model of YU and share some of his insights. It is my first time at Yeshiva University

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Community News Continued from Page 94 can include interviewing skills, addressing sensitivity or concerns of clients, while assisting them in navigating relevant technology and databases, and recogniz

Touro DO Students Visit Albany On April 17, the New York State Osteopathic Medical Society NYSOM brought close to 100 DOs and osteopathic medical students to the state capital for DO Day in Albany. DO

Community News Continued from Page 97 tional recognition a business student can receive at a college or university with a SBD chapter. It was established to encourage and recognize scholarship and acc

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