The Hopatcong Lake Region mourns the death of Arthur Clarke – Missing Swimmer
After searching for three days, the body of Arthur Clarke was found by a family member in the Byram Cove area of Lake Hopatcong on Tuesday.
Parent Volunteer Luncheon - Thanks all parent volunteers
As the school year draws to close, Tulsa Trail took time out to thank all the parent volunteers that made this year successful.
Join in for the first ever Police Bike N’ Trike Chase in Jefferson!
The Jefferson Township Police Department is hosting the first Police Bike N’ Trike Chase as part of the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign.
It’s not too late to register your child for Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp!
A veteran youth camp counselor once said…“School prepares you for college. Camp prepares you for life.” The Jefferson Township Recreation Department is excited to announce that its 14th season of summer day camp at Camp Jefferson will run for 8 weeks from June 26 through August 18 in a safe and natural environment at the township’s 94-acre facility at 81 Weldon Road in Lake Hopatcong, NJ.
Battle of the Bars – Charley's Tavern – Supporting Charity
Charley's Tavern has gone all out with their local fan base to bring in the votes, and support the Dylan Flinchum "Rock On!" Foundation charity, as every vote generates a $1.00 donation from ours sponsors.
County to Install Marine Safety Lighting on Two Lake Hopatcong Bridges
WORK TO BE DONE ON BOTH JEFFERSON BRIDGES STARTING EARLY SUMMER
Installation of boating navigation lights on two Lake Hopatcong bridges in Jefferson will begin in late June after approval of the project by the Morris County Board of Freeholders, with work expected to start by late June.
Invasive Insect Expected to Kill - Nearly 25 Million Trees in NJ
For the Tree-Killing Emerald Ash Borer - The anticipated death of nearly 25 million ash trees, mostly in northern New Jersey, will be the topic of discussion. Joseph Dunn, Manager of the Morris County Soil Conservation District for the past 30 years is both a NJ Certified Tree Expert and NJ Approved Forester.
Roxbury Board of Education Honors Teachers of the Year
Roxbury Township Public Schools, a K-12 district preparing the children of today for tomorrow, recognized its 2016/2017 Teachers of the Year at its Monday, May 8th Board of Education meeting at Lincoln/Roosevelt School.
Hopatcong Officer needs help in rebuilding home after fire
A fire in Mount Arlington caused extensive damage on Tuesday evening at the Audrey Road home to the home of a Hopatcong police officer.
Kindness for Christopher Color Fun Run 2017
Registration is open! Join us for this fun color run/walk and to celebrate kindness and Christopher! #colorforchristopher.
Local Author "II Was No WWII Hero" Book Signing @ Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum
The Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum is honored to host local author Harry F. Martin, Jr. at the museum this Friday evening, May 5, from 6:00 until 7:30PM. Mr. Martin will sign copies of his recently published memoir, I Was No Hero in the Battle of the Bulge. This is a great opportunity to purchase a copy of the book and chat with a member of America’s greatest generation.
Lake Hopatcong Fishing Report - May 23, 2017
Hopatcong Lake Regional News is pleased to start providing a regular Fishing Report for the Lake Region. Our guest authors are Dows Boat Rental and Bait Shop, and Lake’s End Marina.
Lake Hopatcong Foundation - Annual Meeting
We are coming up on a very important lake event as the Lake Hopatcong Foundation is holding their 5th Annual Membership Meeting this Friday May 19 at 7:30 PM. The meeting will be held at the Lake Hopatcong Yacht Club, 75 North Bertrand Road in Mt. Arlington.
New Code of Conduct takes Effect - Lake Hopatcong for All
As detailed in the article “Lake Hopatcong Dodges Tough Legislation – Based upon Gentleman’s Agreement Code of Conduct”. The following is the agreement that goes into effect now, and everyone is asked to abide by these rules. This agreement was collectively drafted by representatives of homeowners, recreational boaters, fishermen, and lake businesses – as facilitated by the Lake Hopatcong Foundation.
Miss GEICO Racing -- Hopatcong Race 2017 is a Must Win!
Eight-time world champion powerboat racing team Miss GEICO will kick off the 2017 racing season in the Point Pleasant Beach Grand Prix May 19-21. But they already understand that the MUST WIN in Lake Hopatcong!
Hopatcong State Park Opened for Late Night Fishing
Until May 17, licensed fisherman can use the Hopatcong State Park from 7:30 p.m. until midnight.
Mother Nature gets assist on walleyes
As first reported by the Daily News
Nature needs an assist from fish hatcheries.
There were no walleyes in Lake Hopatcong in 1987, when most of the state's walleyes lived in the Delaware River, and fishing regulations called them pike perch in the 1950s and '60s.