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Tent City compilation gives homelessness many faces
Two years after woods dwellers departed and bulldozers moved in, Lakewood's Tent City continues to spark dialogue about the tightrope walked by many marginal wage-earners, what constitutes "affordable" housing, and our economic future. The faces of former Tent City denizens in…
Local Singer Gives Tent City a Voice
A singer from Freehold is giving a voice to the former residents of Lakewood's Tent City as her song accompanies the documentary "Destiny's Bridge" at the Music in Film Festival in Asbury Park.
Lisa Rose Ferrara says she became interested in Tent City after seeing a play a…
Filmaker Raising Money Through IndieGoGo
A month-long crowd funding campaign is well underway to help pay for the music licensing of the Lakewood Tent City documentary "Destiny's Bridge".
Filmaker Jack Ballo is raising money through the IndieGoGo website to cover what he calls unanticipated music licensing issues that arose as a r…
Lakewood Takes Control of Tent City
Who knows? World peace may actually be possible if an agreement between Lakewood Township and a homeless enclave known as Tent City is any kind of indicator.
In what's become a dramatic new development, the remaining 29 Tent City residents were asked to leave the site Thursday morning as the tow…

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