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Lakewood, New Jersey is located in Ocean County. Zip codes in Lakewood, NJ include 08701. The median home price in Lakewood is $214,500 which is roughly $137/per square foot. More Lakewood information.

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World Briefs: Peacekeepers held in Syria

An armed group detained 43 U.N. peacekeepers during fighting in Syria early Thursday and another 81 peacekeepers are trapped, the United Nations said.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Decomposed Lakewood body found in vacant houseDecomposed Lakewood...

Decomposed Lakewood body found in vacant house Investigators are on the scene where a decomposed dead body has been found inside a residence.

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Asbury Park Press

Aaron Sofer's body found in IsraelAaron Sofer's body found in...

Lakewood Councilman Meir Lichtenstein tells the press authorities have found the body of Aaron Sofer, a 23-year-old Lakewood religion student who went missing during a hike on Friday in Jerusalem during a press conference in front of the Lakewood Township Municipal Court building in Lakewood, NJ Thursday August 29, 2014.

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Philly.com

NJ yeshiva student, missing for days near Jerusalem, found dead

Aaron Sofer, the 23-year-old yeshiva student from Lakewood, N.J., who went missing while hiking near Jerusalem nearly a week ago, has been found dead, according to an official in his hometown.

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ABC News

Israel Finds Body Where US Student Disappeared

Israeli police said Thursday "there is a strong possibility" they have found the body of an American seminary student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

New York Daily News

Hamas may be behind N.J. man's disappearance: officials

Aaron Sofer, of Lakewood, was hiking Friday in a forest west of Jerusalem when he went missing.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

NBC San Diego

Mom Begs For Son Missing in Israel

A 23-year-old student from Lakewood, NJ studying in Israel disappeared while hiking oversees.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Jerusalem police search for missing US student

New York assemblyman Dov Hikind addresses a gathering as he stands near a photograph of Aaron Sofer, 23, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Lakewood, N.J. .

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MLive.com

Michigan State's Shilique Calhoun strives to 'stay positive' after overcoming childhood...

"You never know how you can affect someone's life,'' said Calhoun, who wears a constant smile and often finishes sentences with a laugh.

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CNN

Lakwood NJ officials to Meet Tuesday Morning Regarding Missing American Student in Jerusalem

Lakewood, NJ, resident Aharon Sofer has been missing since Friday. The 23-year-old talmid of Rav Tzvi Kaplan's yeshiva went with a friend on a A massive search was launched in conjunction with the Ichud Hatzalah and Zaka search and rescue organizations, who were joined by thousands of volunteers.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Lakewood carjacking ends in arrest of township manLakewood carjacking ...

A township man is charged with carjacking and assault by auto Monday after police say he used a BMW to ram and carjack another vehicle driven by his girlfriend Lakewood carjacking ends in arrest of township man A township man is charged with carjacking and assault by auto Monday after police say he used a BMW to ram and carjack another vehicle ... (more)

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NBC Philadelphia

NJ Student Missing in Jerusalem

Aaron Sofer, 23, is a yeshiva student in Israel studying the Talmud and Jewish law.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Police launch intensive manhunt in Jerusalem Forest for missing American yeshiva student

Aaron Sofer had been hiking in the Beit Zayit area of the woods with a friend Friday morning when they reportedly became separated while navigating a steep incline.

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The Jersey Journal

Lakewood man charged with stabbing roommate

At around 9:15 p.m., police responded to a Laurel Avenue home for a report of a man who had been " severely stabbed," authorities said.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Lacey cops seek sick man in Eagles cap in taxi robberyLacey cops seek ...

Police have released a sketch of a "sickly" man wearing a green Eagles baseball cap wanted in connection with the robbery last week of a cab driver who took a fare to Forked River from Lakewood.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Move in day at Georgian Court University in LakewoodMove in day at...

Michael Rotando, Point Pleasant and Lizzy Kroom, 18, Bayville, help students move in at Georgian Court University in Lakewood.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Long Branch man accused of sexually assaulting 6-year-old girl

Police from Lakewood and Dover assisted the Morris County Prosecutor's Office with an investigation into the sexual assault of a 6-year-old girl.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Mail

Cell phone footage of a brutal attack against a driver who hit and...

'Do not be fooled into believing his wife': Casey Kasem's daughter writes scathing open letter slamming her step-mother for 'abandoning' beloved DJ and begging Norway to reject plan to bury him there Cell phone footage of a driver being brutally attacked by the family of a pedestrian he hit and killed while driving without a license Juan ... (more)

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Asbury Park Press

One of last Tuskegee Airmen celebrates birthday in HowellOne of last...

One of last Tuskegee Airmen celebrates birthday in Howell One of last Tuskegee Airmen celebrates birthday in Howell Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1oHvUjo George Watson Sr., Lakewood, is greeted by George Reed Commander of VFW post 1333 Asbury Park.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Bicyclist struck in Toms RiverBicyclist struck in Toms RiverAccident...

Bicyclist struck in Toms River Bicyclist struck in Toms River Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1oDRc1o Martine L. DeJesus, 32, of Lakewood, was crossing Hooper Avenue on his bike when he was struck by a 2013 Lexus driven by David Cooper, 57, of Ontario, Canada just after midnight.

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