New Jersey man arrested for threatening Jews over coronavirus

New Jersey man arrested after threatening Orthodox Jews for ignoring coronavirus restrictions.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/30/2020, 8:02 AM

Homeland Security officials visit Lakewood for security summit

“Who’s who” of top law enforcement officials come to Lakewood to collaborate on enhancing security at governmental and grassroots levels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2020, 8:10 AM

Facebook takes down page attacking Lakewood Jewish community

'Rise Up Ocean County' page was dedicated to opposing growth of Orthodox community of Lakewood, New Jersey.Ben Sales/JTA, 2/5/2020, 10:49 PM

Armed man arrested near Jewish girls' school in Lakewood

Armed man with three guns arrested outside Jewish shopping center in Lakewood, New Jersey. Reports say the guns were not operational.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 12:32 AM

'We never kicked Shlomo Carlebach out of our yeshiva'

In an interview which was conducted with Rabbi Aharon Kotler, the president of Lakewood Yeshiva, he shatters a myth.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2019, 12:05 PM

The power behind Rabbi Dovid Trenk

Rabbi Dovid Trenk, legendary Lakewood rebbe and founder of Moreshes Yehoshua Yeshiva, passed away earlier this month at age 77.Sponsored Content, 7/28/2019, 6:32 PM

Lakewood Jewish woman charged in death of toddler left in car

Indictment against 25-year-old New Jersey woman for death of son who was left in car alone draws anti-Semitic responses online.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 6/19/2019, 7:33 AM

Lakewood sandwich shop threatened after hanging Israeli flag

Kashrut agency orders sandwich shop to remove 'Zionist' flags or lose kosher certification.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2019, 9:08 PM

Is New Jersey group protesting haredi growth anti-Semitic?

NJ group warns that expansion of haredi population in Lakewood could lead to 'utter destruction' of Ocean County, New Jersey.Ben Sales, JTA, 1/25/2019, 7:29 AM

New Jersey synagogue vandalized

Holocaust memorial at Congregation Sons of Israel in Lakewood vandalized for the second time in less than a year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2018, 3:16 AM

US haredim give Yerushalmi Faction leader financial windfall

Rabbi Azriel Auerbach, the new leader of the extremist Yerushalmi Faction, returns from the US after raising more than $1 million.Tzvi Lev, 3/25/2018, 10:24 AM

Torah academy arrives from United States to Germany

79 years after Kristallnacht - Kollel students from Lakewood come to strengthen Berlin's Jewish community.Mordechai Sones, 11/13/2017, 4:27 PM

Four Lakewood fraudsters appear before judge

Lakewood residents accused of bilking the government of $75,000 appear before a judge.Tzvi Lev, 11/2/2017, 9:52 PM

NYC terrorist drove yeshiva students home to Lakewood

Lakewood yeshiva students shocked to realize that NYC terrorist drove them home a week before carrying out a deadly attack in Manhatten.Tzvi Lev, 11/2/2017, 3:24 PM

Amnesty program for Lakewood fraudsters launched

New Jersey has launched an amnesty program for Lakewood Jews who defrauded Medicaid program, after mass arrests in June.Tzvi Lev, 9/13/2017, 7:16 PM

3-year-old killed in Lakewood accident

Tragedy strikes Jewish community of Lakewood, NJ.David Rosenberg, 8/24/2017, 10:26 PM

Neo-Nazis strike in Lakewood

Holocaust memorial in front of synagogue defaced, anti-Semitic flyers placed on vehicle windshields in Lakewood, New Jersey.David Rosenberg, 7/3/2017, 10:10 AM

Lakewood rabbis: There's no such thing as justified theft

Haredi rabbis say taking Medicaid without meeting criteria is same as stealing from neighbors, pledge to implement prevention education.JTA, 6/30/2017, 7:50 AM

Six more arrested in Lakewood welfare fraud case

Police arrest 3 more couples in welfare fraud investigation of Orthodox New Jersey community.JTA, 6/29/2017, 7:52 AM

Rabbi dies after being hit by a car in New Jersey

61-year-old Rabbi Perets Schinerman dies after being struck by a car in Lakewood.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/10/2017, 8:56 PM

Torah scroll stolen from Lakewood school

Burglars break into Cheder Torah Zev in Lakewood, New Jersey; steal Torah scroll.JTA, 1/31/2017, 2:41 PM

New Jersey Jews helping Latino family in wake of son's death

Jewish community in Lakewood providing assistance to the family of a 2-year-old Latino boy who was killed in a tragic accident.JTA, 12/15/2016, 4:00 AM

Brooklyn woman 'disappears' after car accident

Authorities forget to notify family of Borough Park woman severely injured in car accident, leading to missing person's report.David Rosenberg, 12/3/2016, 8:58 PM

NJ town urges investigation of haredim

New Jersey township claims haredi leaders are trying to pressure longtime homeowners into selling their property to Orthodox Jews.JTA, 7/29/2016, 5:50 AM

NJ town afraid of haredi 'invasion'

Residents in New Jersey town trying to prevent haredim from moving in, mentioning 'suspicious, creepy' realtors, fear of low standards.Matt Wanderman, 3/15/2016, 7:40 AM

No Charges for Teens who Called to Kill Jews

Police say NJ teenagers who posted photos in Hitler costume, said kosher ice cream shop 'perfect for bombing,' 'did not commit a crime.'Tova Dvorin, 2/6/2015, 11:52 AM

New Jersey Yeshiva Defaced with Swastikas

Jewish study hall in Lakewood broken into and vandalized with anti-Semitic symbols by African-American man.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 9/8/2014, 12:49 PM