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Dear Achiezer, A letter about Achiezer published in last week’s issue (January 15) brought to mind how many times your chesed has had a direct impact on my life; the...

Aliyah Chronicle: The Vote Is In

By Shmuel Katz Several weeks ago I wrote an article previewing the upcoming mayoral election here in Bet Shemesh. I analyzed the race and demographic trends here in Bet Shemesh...

Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer Rips New York Times Editorial as ‘Embarrassment to Journalism’

Israel’s Ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, attacked The New York Times for an editorial it published on Tuesday entitled Four Horrific Killings. Questioning the integrity of the...

letters to THE EDITOR

Saying A Mouthful Dear Editor, During the week of April 11, one of us submitted a letter to the editor in response to Rabbi Yair Hoffman’s article of the previous week...

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Everyone’s Eruv Dear Editor, On Sunday, July 2, the Five Towns Eruv Committee received a report from a concerned resident of the community that the Woodmere Club had removed one of...

letters to THE EDITOR

Shafran For School Board Dear Fellow School District 14 Residents, My name is Jacob Shafran and I am running for election to the District 14 School Board. I have been a...

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We Can’t, Because . . . In his article “Praying for the Soldiers” (August 15), Rabbi Hoffman highlights, perhaps inadvertently, the chasm that exists between the chareidi and dati leumi...

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The Truth About De Blasio Dear Editor, Telling the truth is an important part of Judaism; it is part of our Ten Commandments. Yet the Five Towns Jewish Times failed that test...

Novak: Watch Out for the Anti-Religious Left

On Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the creation of a Justice Department “religious liberty task force” tasked with the job of protecting people's religious freedom and convictions. Boy, do...

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Councilman Santino Takes Action Dear Editor, As a resident of Woodmere, with many years of experience in public safety, I am gratified to write about the swift response by Councilman Santino’s office...
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