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Death Reported in Lakewood Tent City Fire

 Homeless encampments at the Jersey Shore are reeling from a fire death at one and a threat to shut down a separate one.

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Lakewood’s Tent City (Facebook)
Lakewood’s Tent City (Facebook)
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Lakewood’s Tent City Residents Could Be Fined for Burning Wood Outdoors – Would Fining Them Help?

Here’s a question.

Theoretically if you don’t have any money and you commit an offense that carries a fine – how then are you supposed to be expected to pay that fine?

That’s what might be going through the minds of the residents of Lakewood’s Tent City since, come Monday, if they’re found using campfires fueled by wood to stay warm, they will be ticketed and fined

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A fire Tuesday night at Lakewood's Tent City
A fire Tuesday night at Lakewood's Tent City (TheLakewoodScoop.com)
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Fire Burns At Lakewood’s Tent City

A large fire broke out at Lakewood's Tent City late Tuesday night. 

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Lakewood Tent City Organizer Stephen Brigham (l) and Gubernatorial Candidate Barbara Buono (r) (Lakewood Scoop)
Lakewood Tent City Organizer Stephen Brigham (l) and Gubernatorial Candidate Barbara Buono (r) (Lakewood Scoop)
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Buono Takes Sobering Look at Lakewood Tent City

Vowing not to forget New Jersey's downtrodden, state Senator Barbara Buono (D-18) met denizens of Lakewood's Tent City face to face Thursday in a derivative step on her campaign trail to become the state's next governor.

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Barbara Buono addresses the NJEA
Barbara Buono addresses the NJEA (YouTube)
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Buono Vows Not to Forget Homeless

The Democrat running for New Jersey governor toured a homeless encampment near the Jersey shore on Thursday, where she criticized Gov. Chris Christie's handling of economic issues affecting the poor and promised tent city residents she would not forget them if she becomes governor.

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Lakewood's Tent City
Lakewood's Tent City as seen in the movie "Destiny's Bridge" (YouTube)
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Film About Lakewood’s Tent City Set to Premiere [AUDIO/VIDEO]

Lakewood's Tent City is Ocean County's most sensitive social issue. A new documentary, Destiny's Bridge, making it's debut in Red Bank tonight, hopes to bring new awareness.

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Equipment tears down tents at Tent City
Equipment tears down tents at Tent City (LakewoodScoop.com)
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Lakewood Tears Down 20 Illegal Tents at Tent City [VIDEO]

Lakewood Township has torn down about 20 illegal tents in Tent City.

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Lakewood's Tent City (Facebook)
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Tent City in Lakewood – Learn More About Them

Dennis and Judi discussed how tent cities are popping up more frequently around NJ and whether or not NJ Legislature should do something about them or just leave them.

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Tent City hearing
Tent City hearing (TheLakewoodScoop.com)
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Judge Orders Help for NJ Tent City Residents

Residents of a New Jersey homeless encampment will not be evicted from their tents in the woods without being offered indoor housing for at least a year under terms of an agreement reached Friday.

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Tent City leader Minister Stephen Brigham is served with notice of code violations
Tent City leader Minister Stephen Brigham is served with notice of code violations (TheLakewoodScoop.com)
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Lakewood Moves To Close Tent City

Officials in Lakewood are taking steps to dismantle Tent City.

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