Petirah of Reb Yochanan Follman Z”L [Update – Drive-by Shiva Erev Pesach]

We regret to inform you of the Petirah of Reb Yochanan Follman Z”L who was Niftar this evening. He was 84. Read more ›

Letter to the Editor from Hatzolah of Central Jersey (Lakewood)

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TLS Coronavirus Twitter Blog [UPDATED HOURLY]

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VIDEO: P’sak Halacha from Harav Shmuel Meir Katz regarding Mental Health, Addiction and Recovery: Call/log on, don’t hesitate to get the help you need, even on Shabbos or Yom Tov

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Entire Community Steps Up To Help The Hass Family Of Lakewood Who Lost Mother of 10 To Covid19

[COMMUNICATED] Mrs. Nechama Hass A”H, was Niftar on Sunday night from COVID-19 – leaving her bereaved husband and 10 children. Read more ›

VIDEO: Before You Start Your Seder…

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PSA: Don’t Back Up Sewers When Getting Rid Of Chometz

Dear Lakewood Residents,

As a local plumber, I feel that it is my duty to notify the klal of an issue arising from the recent psak to flush chometz down the toilet in lieu of sreifas chometz. Read more ›

Lakewood Poskim regarding selling Chometz Gamur this year

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Inspiration For Those Alone – And Not Alone – This Seder.

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Congressman Smith Announces $2.4M in CARES Act Emergency Funds for Lakewood Health Centers

Two community health centers in Lakewood have been awarded an added $2.4 million in federal funds to help combat the impact of the coronavirus, Rep. Chris Smith (NJ-04) announced today. Read more ›

Pesach meals and staying on track | C.L. and Meira Waldman MS RDN

When Pesach is mentioned, Matzah and wine often come to mind. Pesach is a holiday where there seems to be endless Matzah, meals, and food. However, there is so much more to the day than the food. Here are some tips to help you stay on track. Read more ›

Duvid Hill Z”L was Niftar at the age of 14; His family is now sharing his song ‘V’nafshi’

Submitted: In 2012, our precious son Duvid z”l, passed away at the young of 14, after a long arduous battle with leukemia. He left this world with his gift of music; his 10 original compositions and his sweet melodic voice. Read more ›

Halachos Regarding Pesach/Shabbos and COVID-19 | Rabbi Moshe Rotberg

Please be advised that many of these halachos are strictly relevant to the current climate due to COVID-19. Read more ›

Lakewood Mashgiach Reb Matisyahu Soloman Hospitalized, and back home; Tefillos Needed

The Mashgiach shlita has been hospitalized for medical concerns, possibly COVID-19-related. Read more ›

P’sak from Harav Simcha Bunim Cohen regarding Covid-19 patients on Yom Tov

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Protect Yourself and Your Family with the Shmira of R’ Shayele Kerestirer


This year, bring the nusach, and the feeling of davening in Shul, into your home! (Free Album Download with TLS code!)

Submitted: We are facing a year like no other. Shuls are closed due to the Coronavirus, as we are all following the advice of the Gedolei Yisrael to Daven B’yichidus. Read more ›

Kupas Yom Tov Update: Due to COVID-19, Many New Families Need Pre-Yom Tov Help from YOU Now

[COMMUNICATED] Budget Expanded to $1,250,000

Thousands of families of yungeleit who would normally go away for Yom Tov have been told by rabbonim and doctors to stay home. Read more ›

This Year: Just Like The First Seder Night

[COMMUNICATED] The Pesach seder is just hours away, and Israelis are drawing a fascinating parallel between this year and the very first seder. Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu announced Monday night that citizens would not be able to leave their homes on Leil HaSeder, and that streets would be patrolled to ensure that this would be enforced. Read more ›