Important Message from Rabbi Avi Schnall About ANCHOR Property Tax Relief Program

Agudath Israel New Jersey Director Rabbi Avi Schnall released an important video message today about the ANCHOR property tax relief program.

PHOTOS & VIDEOS: Police Make Arrest on GSP After Woman Holds Up Sign Saying “Help, I’m Kidnapped”

New Jersey State Troopers arrested a man near Exit 123 on the Garden State Parkway a short time ago after stopping the vehicle due...

Capitol Rioter Who Targeted Lakewood Jews in Hateful Online Posts Sentenced to Prison

Timothy Hale-Cusanelli, a Jan. 6 Capitol rioter who had previously imitated Hitler, attacked Jews in online posts, and subsequently told jurors he didn't know...

New Jersey Food Worker Found Dead in Kettle Cooker

A 63-year-old worker at a food facility was found dead inside of a kettle cooker earlier this week, police say. Dale Devilli is believed to...

Ocean County Ripe for a Major Housing Crash, Report Says

A new report finds that eight New Jersey counties, including Ocean County, are among the top 50 across the country most at risk for...

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...

Gov. Murphy Increases Off-Shore Wind Energy Goal

Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 307, increasing New Jersey’s offshore wind goal by nearly 50 percent to 11,000 megawatts (MW) by...

Lakewood Man Charged with Drugs and Weapons Offenses

Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced that Detectives from the Ocean County Prosecutor's Narcotics Strike Force collaborated with the Lakewood Township Police Department...

CALL TO ACTION: Urge Congress to Extend School Lunches for all Students

Agudath Israel of America: We reach out to you now because a small window of opportunity has opened to help our families and school...

Campaign Launched to Build a Home for R’ Rubashkin’s “Alef Bais Gimmel”

A campaign has been launched to build the "Alef Bais Gimmel Center," led by Rabbi Sholom Rubashkin, now a resident of Jackson. The center will...

As Real ID Deadline Approaches, No MVC Appointments Available Anywhere Near Lakewood

The requirement to upgrade your license to a Real ID for travel purposes is coming in May 2023, but many New Jerseyans are still...

Lakewood Askan Duvi Honig Accuses Biden of Excluding Orthodox Jews from Hate Summit

Lakewood resident and Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce CEO Duvi Honig expressed deep dismay that a "United We Stand" summit at the White House...

Father and Son Identified as Victims of New Jersey Plane Crash

A father and son have been identified as the victims in a small plane crash that occurred in Cumberland County on Monday. John Noone III,...

Reminder from Agudah: Non-Profit Security Grant Applications Close October 31

Dear Friends, The open application period for the State Non profit security grant, available for Nonprofits throughout the state closes Monday, October 31, 2022 at...

Rep. Smith Announces $3.4 Million to Bolster Lakewood School, Shul Security

In the midst of an alarming surge in antisemitic attacks across the United States, Rep. Chris Smith (R-Manchester) today announced nearly $3.4 million in...

MAILBAG: As a Community, We Are Failing

There is a lot about Lakewood to cherish, from the unparalleled camaraderie to the infrastructure allowing Jewish life to thrive, and so much more....

WATCH: U.S. Coast Guard Evacuates Injured Man from Boat Off New Jersey Coast

An injured 60-year-old man was lifted off a vessel by a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew on Sunday. The man, whose injuries were not detailed, was...

Popular Jackson Roller Skating Rink Shutting Down Permanently, Offers Free Admission

For years, the Jackson Skating Center on County Line Road was a go-to place for summer camps, with thousands of Lakewood children enjoying the...

Lakewood Police Arrest 2 Juveniles Attempting to Sink Stolen Vehicle in Lake

In the early hours of Monday morning, Lakewood Shomrim members responded to reports of a stolen vehicle on South Lake Drive. Upon members' arrival, the...

Possibly Armed Hit-and-Run Driver in Lakewood on the Loose [PHOTOS & VIDEO]

Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who fled his crashed vehicle and has not been seen since. The crash occurred in the early hours...