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Dates Set for Prosecution’s Appeal in Rabbi Eisemann Case

An appellate court has scheduled an accelerated appeal process due to the prosecution's appeal being interlocutory, meaning it is regarding an ongoing case. The prosecution...

VIDEOS: Preparations Underway for This Evening’s Nshei Adirei Hatorah Event

The event will be taking place in a specially erected tent in the parking lot of ShoreTown Ballpark (formerly Blue Claws Stadium).

Petirah of 30-Year-Old Aharon Egert Z”L of Lakewood

We regret to inform you of the petirah of Aharon Egert, a 30-year-old bochur from Lakewood who was sick for a number of years. Aharon...

Lakewood Uncle and Nephew Plead Guilty Over Murder in Howell

Omar Rivera-Rojas (also known as Juan Carlos Rivera-Rojas), and his nephew Alberto Rojas-Hernandez, pleaded guilty to first-degree Aggravated Manslaughter charges stemming from a 2019...

Local Mesivta Severely Damaged in Rosh Hashana Blaze [PHOTOS & VIDEO]

A large portion of Mesivta Ateres Shmuel was destroyed in an intense blaze on the second night of Rosh Hashana. The mesivta, which is located...

Lakewood to Get Nearly $100K Out of $8.3 Million in Funding for Public Housing Projects

U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker (both D-N.J.) today announced a combined total $8,328,385 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Housing...

BD”E: Tragic Petirah of 22-Year-Old Chana Bracha Halpert A”H

We regret to inform you of the petirah of Chana Bracha Halpert a"h, a 22-year-old Lakewood resident. Chana Bracha a"h, suffered severe injuries in a...

What Would Happen if Migrants Get Shipped to Lakewood or Toms River? Here’s What the Mayors Have to Say

There were reports this week that a planeload of Venezuelan migrants would be sent by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis to New Jersey, similar to...

Court Agrees to Hear Prosecution’s Appeal in Rabbi Eisemann Case

As reported earlier on Lakewood Alerts, the prosecution in Rabbi Eisemann's case appealed a ruling by Judge Joseph Paone to grant him a retrial...