Tis the Season for Joy, Laughter and presents under the Christmas Tree. But due to Covid-19 and the amount of unemployment throughout the country the ability to have presents under that tree has become exceedingly difficult for many families.
The Hopatcong 2020 Christmas Decorating Contest will be announced Monday, December 21, 2020, on Hopatcong Community Online. Below we have 95% of the pictures online, we'll still be hunting down before christmas. See the pictures below..
(Source: insiderNJ): (Newton, NJ) In a time when many New Jersey residents have felt crushed by the weight of overburdening Murphy Administration taxes, Sussex County’s Board of Chosen Freeholders have provided relief to county taxpayers through Refunding Bonds, expected to garner more than $2.3 million in tax savings.
We just wanted to give Hopatcong Residents a final reminder that the Hopatcong Christmas Decorating Contest forms are due tomorrow December 10, 2020. Currently, we have almost 40 entries and we want to surpass last year’s 50 participates.
(Newton, NJ) Although 2020 has brought unusual circumstances to Sussex County, the generosity of residents remained strong, with more than 58,000 pounds of food items and over $15,000 in monetary donations given, during "Stuff the Bus" food and donation drive events countywide, the weekend before Thanksgiving.
Our Annual Spring Fashion Show, which in large part contributes to our award of local scholarships, could not be held this year. However, with the can-do attitude of our members, we have reached our goal of funding those scholarships another way. Members sold 400 tickets for a 50/50 raffle held on December 2nd, securing those scholarships and other contributions to the Hopatcong Community that we hold dear. A big congratulations to the winner Katelin Dora Wester, and a big thanks to all those who helped us achieve our fundraising goal.