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Kapparos Faces New Legal Challenge in NY

The novel coronavirus pandemic has been co-opted by many causes since it began. One recently added to the list is the year’s long battle that a group of militant “animal…

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Rabbi Steinsaltz Hospitalized in Serious Condition

Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz, 83, was hospitalized in serious condition at Shaare Tzedek Medical Center in Yerushalayim on Tuesday, Arutz Sheva reported. “My father is fighting a very serious incidence…

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Lakewood Briefs

Director Vicari Objects to Proposed Change of Title “freeholder” As the very title that defines county government in New Jersey has come under attack, the Director of Ocean County’s Board…

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Special-Needs Man Assaulted in Kensington

A special-needs man was attacked outside his Kensington group home Wednesday afternoon. The incident occurred at 3:30 p.m., as the man, in his 20’s, was standing outside his HASC group…

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Fire Destroys Venetian Cafe in South Fallsburg

A large fire broke out early Tuesday morning at the Venetian Cafe in South Fallsburg, destroying the famous restaurant with a roof collapse and extensive fire and water damage. Multiple…

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Ukraine: Man With Axe Attacks Shul in Mariupol

A shul in the Ukrainian-controlled city of Mariupol, Donetsk region, was attacked on Tuesday morning by a young man armed with an axe, UNIAN reported. The man fought with the…

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Lakewood News

OCHD Forms COVID School Task Force The Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) has formed a committee to advise on best practices for schools as they plan to operate this coming…

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