New showroom has it all
including the sink
ADVANCE PLUMBING and
HEATING SUPPLY CO.
be embarrassed to find out that
you and other people also are well
aware of the fact. The best thing
to do? Confront the cheater, Rab-
bi Bergman suggests. Tell the in-
fidel that you know about his or
her affair — and he or she had
better put an end to it. Fast.
After wholesaling plumb-
ing supplies for more than
70 years. Advance
Plumbing and Heating
Supply Co. has opened a
retail showroom in Walled
5. Once a false rumor about us
spreads, may we deny it to peo-
ple who've heard it, even when
doing so might condemn the
source of the dirt as an out-and-
Answer: Absolutely. "It's your
obligation to do so," Rabbi Sil-
berberg says. "You have a duty to
Your best bet is to approach the
liar and tell him to stop. Then ex-
plain to others that the rumor is
false and its source is misguided.
It's little wonder that "word"
and "sword" differ by just one let-
ter. How do we heal once knifed
by loshen hora? Rabbi Irons of the
Kollel recommends taking the
"Don't lower yourself by get-
ting into the fray. You, yourself,
will become sullied in the process.
Stand up for who you are," he
says. "If you keep your dignity
and reaffirm your own goodness
without attacking your attacker,
I think that ultimately you'll
Sara Eisemann, a clinical so-
cial worker with Jewish Family
Service, says, "The more defen-
sive you become, the more people
tend to doubt what you're saying."
And, if the rumors are true, if
the evil words do in fact reflect
your evil actions, then don't just
resolve to change. Start to
change. Between Rosh Hashanah
and Yom Kippur, Jews beg for-
giveness by embarking on a plan
to earn it.
"I think people will give you a
chance if you own up to it, take
responsibility for it and say you're
working on a change," Ms. Eise-
mann says. "Of course, anything
you say isn't going to hold any
water until you've rectified what
you've done." ❑
The 3,000 square foot
showroom at 1977 Maple
Rd., between Decker and
Haggerty, features hun-
dreds of faucets and dis-
plays with working show-
ers, whirlpools, toilets and
"You can actually see
how everything works,"
says Jeffrey Moss, vice
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Store hours are 8-5 Mon.-Fri.
8-3 Sat. and by appointment.
Your full service store:
My Cleaners provides the following on-site
services to best serve you-
• Dry Cleaning
• Hand Washing
• Shirt Laundry
• Same Day Service
Plus these contracted services —
• Leathers and suedes
• Flatwork (Tablecloths)
A Full Range of Services
One of the many reasons why knowledgeable
customers say: "MY Cleaners is my cleaners."
Located on Northwestern Highway
at 12- Mile Rd.
Exclusive Dealer Of
The normal deadline for local
news and publicity items is noon
Thursday, eight days prior to is-
sue date. The deadline for birth
announcements is 10 a.m. Mon-
day, four days prior to issue date;
out-of-town obituaries, 10 a.m.
Tuesday. three days prior to issue
"We feature high end
brands like Kohler, Grohe,
Delta, Moen, Oasis, Jason
and Artistic Brass.
A licensed master
plumber can assist do-it-
yourselfers and answer
questions on installation
We also have an experi-
enced interior designer on
staff to help coordinate all
of your bath and kitchen
Moss' grandfather, Harry
Chernick, founded the
business in 1920.
Chernick's son-in-law and
the current president, Ron
Moss, joined in 1957..
Advance expanded to
Walled Lake in 1990 when
it purchased Franklin
We'd tell you
to bring your friends,
would you put them?
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23225 Woodward Avenue • Ferndale • (810) 541-6334
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