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Assemblyman Schnall Announces Launch of Summer EBT Program to Combat Child Hunger

Assemblyman Avi Schnall is happy to announce the newly established Summer Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) program, which is available to all school children eligible...

BD”E: Petirah Of Mrs. Shoshana Gelb A”H

Lakewood Alerts regrets to inform you of the petirah of Mrs. Shoshana Gelb a"h. Mrs. Gelb was the wife of Rav Yosef Gelb z"l, who...

Lakewood Askanim Call for a “Day of Chesed”

Yidden have no limits. No limits to the amount of money, time, or energy that we would use to help another Yid. Time is...

Thousands Of Bochurim Attend Bain Hazmanim Asifas Chizzuk In Lakewood High School [PHOTOS & VIDEOS]

Thousands of bochurim were in attendance at Lakewood High School on Wednesday evening for a bain hazmanim asifas chizzuk organized by Agudath Israel of...

FIRST REPORT: State Officials Reject All BOE Loans, Including Lakewood’s $104 Million Loan Request

In a disastrous decision for the financially struggling Lakewood and Jackson school districts, state officials have reportedly informed all school districts across New Jersey...

NJ Transit Approves 15% Fare Increase Beginning In July Despite Protests

NJ Transit's board of directors unanimously approved a 15% fare increase on Wednesday, effective July 1, despite last-minute protests and pleas from commuters. The...

JCP&L Trimming Trees In Lakewood, Jackson, Toms River Near Power Lines

JCP&L is trimming trees along more than 3,400 miles of power lines across its 13-county service territory as part of its ongoing efforts to...

Jackson Township Hires Phil Stilton Of Shore News Network For Media Relations And Marketing Services

Jackson Township on Tuesday passed a resolution to contract with Shore Media and Marketing, owned by local resident Phil Stilton, to a contract for...

New WIC Rules Increase Vouchers For Fruits And Veggies, Adds New Eligible Food Items

In a move to promote healthier eating habits, the federal government has announced changes to the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program, which provides...