Over the last week we had several areas of positive news with the 10th annual Leap in the Lake taking place on Lake Hopatcong, with a record turn-out to raise funds for Special Needs Kids. We also saw Chris Bobinski is a local super-star on Social Media, as he provides accurate and personal weather forecasts based upon his Meteorologist background, who is helping in paying it forward with a GoFundMe for Ronald McDonald House.
Today the annual Leap in the Lake took place on Lake Hopatcong to a crowd of over 300 people, and more than 120 jumpers, which was another record for the Lake Hopatcong Elks fund raising for special needs kids.
Chris Bobinski is a local super-star on Social Media, as he provides accurate and personal weather forecasts based upon his Meteorologist background, is looking for our help in paying it forward with a GoFundMe for Ronald McDonald House.
On Tuesday, February 5, 2019, the second annual Pizza Wars Awards Ceremony was held at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation to congratulate Cambiotti's Tomato Pie Café, who won with 24% of the overall votes.
Surprise your better-half with Two Tickets to the Dupree’s, which are known the world over for their romantic interpretations of the most beautiful love songs ever written. They have made a career out of giving new life to old hits.
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Governor Phil Murphy today signed A764, also known as “Alyssa’s Law”, requiring all New Jersey public schools to install silent panic alarms that will alert law enforcement during emergencies.
Our events and programs are open to Roxbury and non-Roxbury residents. There are lots of summer activities to chose from with even more to come! Camps are based on the age/grade the child will be in come September 2019.
(Hamburg, NJ) Please join the Sussex County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Health and Sussex Warren Chronic Disease Coalition, in conjunction with Go Red for Women, to kick off American Heart Month.
The Sussex County New Jersey Youth Corps recently awarded high school diplomas to students at a celebratory graduation ceremony at Project Self-Sufficiency.
Trooper Keith Ashley goes beyond the thin blue line to Save Lifes and handle undercover Criminal Investigations that led to more than 300 Arrests
Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation that will raise New Jersey’s minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2024. The bill (A-15), sponsored by Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin, will grow the economy and raise wages for over one million New Jersey workers, giving them a foothold in the middle class.
The Hopatcong Republican Club is hosting its annual fundraiser that is raising money for two scholarships for graduating Hopatcong High School seniors as well as other civic activities.
Opening in the old Sabretti’s location which moved to Roxbury for more business, Hopatcong is set to gain a new BBQ Quick Service Restaurant.
On Tuesday, February 5, the Hopatcong Marching Chiefs brought #chiefpride to the Newark Prudential Center as the NJ Devils lost to the LA Kings.
At Hopatcong Middle School, the “Big Shoes Award”—similar to the employee of the month—is commemorated by a giant gilded sneaker used to represent those individuals who go the extra mile.
On Thursday, January, 3rd, Mrs. Mendyk’s 4th graders celebrated their professional published narrative writing pieces.
The Hopatcong School District participated in the Great Kindness Challenge during the week of January 28th - February 1st!
Jefferson Township Police: Drugs, Driving the Wrong Way & Drinking top the last two weeks of activity
ROXBURY, NJ (February 7, 2019) – Roxbury Township Public Schools was the big winner when Sustainable Jersey for Schools (SJFS) announced its latest round of SJFS grants funded by the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA).
ROXBURY, NJ (February 8, 2019) – Tickets are still available for the Roxbury Community School Bus Trip into New York City on Saturday, March 2nd. Participants will be headed to two great 2:00 p.m. matinees on this day, Kiss Me, Kate and Aladdin.
Join RHS Mini-THON on Wednesday, February 26th at the Black River Barn on Route 10 in Randolph to help raise funds to fight pediatric cancer.
ROXBURY, NJ (February 8, 2019) – Juniors and Seniors at Roxbury High School next year will have an opportunity to earn college credit while still in high school.
ROXBURY, NJ (February 8, 2019) – Roxbury High School’s Program of Studies for the 2019/2020 school year is getting a few new course additions.
ROXBURY, NJ (February 8, 2019) – Ticket Reservation forms are now being accepted for Roxbury High School’s spring musical Les Misérables Students Edition, by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg, based on the novel by Victor Hugo.
Lake Hopatcong that has been blessed with enough rain and snow to recover partial from the 5-foot drawdown is maintaining at the agreed upon 7-foot mark.
The Hopatcong Lake Knee Deep Club will hold the second 2019 Ice Fishing contest on Sunday February 10, 2019.
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