January 31, 2019 8:57 pm at 8:57 pm #1672159
We all know there can only be one True Town out of the Five. Which is it?February 1, 2019 12:02 am at 12:02 am #1672268funnyboneParticipant
They are different, both socio-economically and in terms of yeshivish.February 1, 2019 7:19 am at 7:19 am #1672272☕️coffee addictParticipant
Far rockaway (yes I know it isn’t one of the five towns)February 1, 2019 7:20 am at 7:20 am #1672275GadolhadorahParticipant
Whichever one the the ehrliche yid who started the 5T tzinius thread doesn’t live or work in.February 1, 2019 7:26 am at 7:26 am #1672282WinnieThePoohParticipant
By five towns you mean of course,
4. out of town
5. way out of town
My vote is for 5. No L”H meant against the other 4 choices.
Now that we have clarified the OP, carry on…February 1, 2019 9:11 am at 9:11 am #1672312JosephParticipant
It makes Soddom look downright good.
The other three don’t come close.February 1, 2019 1:05 pm at 1:05 pm #1672392zahavasdadParticipant
I thought OP meant
LakewoodFebruary 1, 2019 2:02 pm at 2:02 pm #1672446
Far Rockaway is not only not a Five Town, it is far. No matter where you are, it is far too far.February 4, 2019 4:48 pm at 4:48 pm #1673969
Zahavasdad, out of those, it is more complicated to decide, because only some are towns.February 4, 2019 5:06 pm at 5:06 pm #1673989J92Participant
I happen to be a HUGE Hewlett fan. Just saying.February 4, 2019 7:26 pm at 7:26 pm #16740031Participant
Lawrence and that’s it.February 4, 2019 7:26 pm at 7:26 pm #1674013Eli YParticipant
Long Beach in the house–think we used to be considered the 6th town–maybe 7th.February 4, 2019 7:26 pm at 7:26 pm #1674016anonymous JewParticipant
Actually, none of them are towns. They are all part of the Town of Hempstead ( the oldest town in the U.S
, founded in 1644 ). Two are villages ( Lawrence and Inwood ) two ( Woodmere and Cedarhurst ) are hamlets the fifth, Hewlett, is a combination of villages and hamlets. The difference comes down between incorporated with its own elected officials ( villages ) or being unincorporated areas ( hamlets ) governed directly by the Town of Hempstead. Historically, Inwood never had much of a Jewish population, but it has picked up in recent years because of it’s ( relatively speaking ) lower price of housesFebruary 4, 2019 7:26 pm at 7:26 pm #1673992☕️coffee addictParticipant
Why?February 4, 2019 9:28 pm at 9:28 pm #1674033
Anonymous Jew, that means that relative to each other, they are all towns.
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