Lakehurst Mall's center court and
corridors were lifeless and vacant in
its last days. Many empty storefronts
had been covered with arty paneling
as the mall attempted to survive, but
by 2001, only four stores and Carson's
The cavernous mall’s remaining occupants could be counted on one hand. Below left is the vacant
Circus World toy store, and at right, the vacant Foxmoor apparel store.