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Lakehurst, New Jersey is located in Ocean County. Zip codes in Lakehurst, NJ include 08733, and 08759. The median home price in Lakehurst is $175,000 which is roughly $148/per square foot. More Lakehurst information.

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Tuesday Jul 8 | WKXW-FM Trenton

Triple threat facing Joint Base

Former Jersey Shore congressman Jim Saxton is readying the New Jersey Defense Enhancement Coalition, a group he helped form, to protect Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst .

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Joint Base honors World War II, Korean War veteransJoint Base honors...

Service members from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst joined families, friends and community members to honor more than 150 World War II and Korean War veterans Joint Base honors World War II, Korean War veterans Service members from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst joined families, friends and community members to honor more than 150 World War II ... (more)

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The United States Army

Logistics chief retires, still feels need for speed

The chief of logistics who witnessed Fort Dix's transition from basic training in the 1990s to a an enduring power projection training platform that deploys military personnel and equipment for contingency operations around the world retired this week with a total of 44 years of military and civilian service.

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Albany Times Union

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

NJ.com

NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney: Protecting McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst base imperative

With more than 44,000 jobs and $6.5 billion in economic impact, being proactive in protecting Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst is not simply important, it's imperative, state Senate President Stephen Sweeney said yesterday on a visit to the base.

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Patch.com

State Budget Allocates Funding for Joint Base, Picatinny Lobbying Effort

New Jersey's 2015 state budget, signed this week by Gov. Chris Christie, includes $200,000 for efforts to protect two state military installations from closure by the federal government.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Patch.com

Resolution Urging Protection of Joint Base Heads to Christie

A resolution urging the U.S. Congress to exclude two key New Jersey military installations from future cuts to the defense budget is on its way to the desk of Gov. Chris Christie.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Advocates look to protect Joint Base air tankersAdvocates look to...

Advocates look to protect Joint Base air tankers Worry that KC-10 Extender fleet could be axed before new aircraft delivered Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1lqSLbG A rendering shows how the Air Force's next-generation KC-46A Pegasus air refueling tanker will refuel F-16 fighters in flight.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Patch.com

Toms River Residents Among 450 New Jerseyans Deployed to Qatar

Family and friends gathered at Doughboy Field at Joint Base-McGuire-Dix- Lakehurst to say their goodbyes at a New Jersey National Guard Deployment ceremony held last week.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Air Force Times

3 officers get new assignments

Col. Mark Baird, selected for the grade of brigadier general, becomes commander, Air Force Installation Contracting Agency, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Asbury Park Press

The 108th Wing Change of CommandThe 108th Wing Change of...

Members of the 108th Wing attend the Change of Command ceremony at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Deployment Ceremony for NJ National Guard Troops

N.J. Guard returning to Mideast Freehold-based unit will provide security for US base in Qatar Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1imNjM1 The New Jersey Army National Guard held a ceremony for their deployment at the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.

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News12.com

National Guard troops prepare for mission to Qatar with send-off at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst was packed with families saying their goodbyes today to more than 450 men and women preparing to deploy to Qatar.

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Asbury Park Press

Lakehurst police seize pot brownie, pillsLakehurst police seize pot...

Lakehurst police seize pot brownie, pills Police say they confiscated a "pot brownie" and pills, then arrested a Howell man.

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Asbury Park Press

Lakehurst school approves $943K for facilitiesLakehurst school...

The Board of Education approved $943,000 in spending this month to pay for new bathrooms, a new gym floor, doors, security systems, Lakehurst school approves $943K for facilities LAKEHURST - The Board of Education approved $943,000 in spending this month to pay for new bathrooms, a new gym floor, doors, security systems, Check out this story on ... (more)

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Cooper hospital launches 'Veterans VIP Program' following national VA scandal

Bernard Epworth, a member of the New Jersey Veteran Hospital Task Force, sits in Robert's Pavilion at Cooper Hospital before a press conference on Cooper Veterans VIP Priority program, Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

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The United States Army

Logistics chief retires, still feels need for speed

The chief of logistics who witnessed Fort Dix's transition from basic training in the 1990s to a an enduring power projection training platform that deploys military personnel and equipment for contingency operations around the world retired this week with a total of 44 years of military and civilian service.

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Thu Jun 12, 2014

The United States Army

Logistics chief retires, still feels need for speed

The chief of logistics who witnessed Fort Dix's transition from basic training in the 1990s to a an enduring power projection training platform that deploys military personnel and equipment for contingency operations around the world retired this week with a total of 44 years of military and civilian service.

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The Jersey Journal

Fellow police, military honor fallen Watchung cop at his funeral

WATCHUNG - The Watchung police officer struck and killed Saturday by an unlicensed driver was honored by hundreds of fellow police officers and U.S. Air Force personnel, as well as family and friends, at his funeral Thursday in Point Pleasant Beach.

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Patch.com

Joint Base's Survival Facing New Challenges

Written by Daniel Nee Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst employs nearly 40,000 people, about evenly split between civilians and military personnel, and accounts for nearly 65,000 indirect jobs in Burlington and Ocean counties, but its existence is at risk due to federal defense spending cuts, competition from other states and the military's changing ... (more)

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