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Veterans and their needs have always been a top priority for the Sussex County Freeholder Board. In an effort to address these needs, the Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce its launch of the Veteran Services Resource Portal.

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Hopatcong Tulsa Trail Students, along with their families, had a fun night of science and discovery.  COHESION: Families Bonding Together to Solve Real World Problems brought families together through interactive, science based inquiry.

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Students at Hudson Maxim School helped to "BOOst" the morale of our troops stationed overseas this Halloween, by shipping 80 pounds of candy to deployed troops, veterans, and first responders via Operation Gratitude. 

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A Night of Hope Benefit Concert is an uplifting night of Holiday music  performed by local musicians and appropriate for ALL ages. ALL of the proceeds that are generated by the event are then donated to HOPATCONG families in need.

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The annual Jefferson Township Christmas in the Village offers countless things to do, so the Jefferson Arts Committee put together this handy document to help guide you to all of the family fun.

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A special Freeholder Board-appointed committee recommended funding a half-dozen recreational trail projects in six towns across the county at a cost of $583,165 as part of the Morris County Trail Construction Grant Program that was initiated by the county governing board in 2016.

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The Jefferson Township Recreation Department Announces Its Seven Adult Exercise Programs for the WINTER 2018 season. Just do it with the Jefferson Township Recreation Department!

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Missing Dog: Her name is Sushi. She is a small teacup Shitsz Tsu- primarily white in color. She can be approached.  She went missing 6:45 pm Sunday 11/20

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“Addiction: From Risk to Recovery’’ is the topic of the Nov. 28th annual Morris County Prevention Forum for both parents and youths from throughout Morris County.

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Two of Roxbury’s seven schools recently earned the distinction of being named as Future Ready Schools as part of Roxbury’s district technology goal.

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Roxbury Township Police Department showed up at Kennedy Elementary School this afternoon. It wasn’t for a crime but an act of good will.

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Many may not be aware that November 15th though was indeed National Recycling Day which millions of people across the country take part in. It is another day to raise awareness about recycling and purchasing recycled products.

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The Morris County League of Municipalities has announced the creation of the Arthur R. Ondish Memorial Scholarship, to be awarded annually in honor of the late Mount Arlington mayor to a graduating high school senior, starting in 2018.

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Once again Mount Arlington is holding their Holiday Lights Decorating Contest, do you have what it takes to beat the winners from last year?

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More than just an article of clothing, your coat can open opportunities for someone who needs one.

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November is almost upon us and you know what that means....NO SHAVE NOVEMBER!!!! Join the Mt. Arlington F.O.P. in raising awareness and funding for cancer research.

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Donate to the LHF during the #GivingTuesday campaign before December 31, and you can help name the boat and even be one of the first on its maiden voyage.

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Legislation sponsored by Senate Republicans Anthony Bucco, Steven Oroho and Joe Pennacchio to establish the “Lake Hopatcong Fund” has passed the Senate Environment Committee. The bill still has a way to go to get through the legislative approval process, but this is excellent news.

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The Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) is, once again, joining the Giving Tuesday campaign, a worldwide day of giving that encourages philanthropy and celebrates generosity. If we reach $5,000 this year it will be matched by a anonymous donor.

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Rewinding back to April 2017 we asked our over 30,000 readers to vote daily to help the Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) win a $50,000 grant from the USA Today Network. You delivered the votes and as a result of your efforts Lake Hopatcong will have a floating classroom starting in the spring of 2018.

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Michael Wallace of Highland Lakes, NJ won the American Bass Anglers RAM American Fishing Tour, Division 10 Tournament held September 10th, 2017 on Lake Hopatcong.  

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Hopatcong Lake Regional News is pleased to continue to provide the weekly Fishing Report for the Lake Region to help inform you on what’s biting and where. Our guest author is Dows Boat Rental and Bait Shop.

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Hopatcong Lake Regional News is pleased to continue to provide the weekly Fishing Report for the Lake Region to help inform you on what’s biting and where. Our guest author is Dows Boat Rental and Bait Shop.

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On the weekend of September 23 & 24 2017 the Knee Deep Club of Lake Hopatcong will hold its Annual Fall Hybrid Striped Bass Contest on Lake Hopatcong.  

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Our Lady Star of the Sea Announces Vacation Bible Camp Schedule

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Vacation Bible Camp - A Place for your Child to Share Faith, Fun and Friendship will be held August 21-25, 2017. With early registration due by April 30th.

Our Lady Star of the Sea is already gearing up for this summer’s Vacation Bible Camp that will feature the following...

Activities:

Vacation Bible CampAt Vacation Bible Camp each day will be filled with creative activities geared to all ages. Music, crafts, skits, games and faith lessons are part of a fun filled day all under adult supervision. Snacks are included and lunch is available at an additional fee. Each day will have a special theme that gives your child a chance to express their unique style and talents.

DAY ONE: PIRATE DAY - Complete with Treasure Hunt and adventure. "Aarr,you ready matey?"

DAY TWO: FAVORITE TEAM DAY - Wear your favorite team colors and get ready to play.

DAY THREE: A VERY MERRY UNBIRTHDAY - Who says a birthday comes only once a year?

DAY FOUR: THROWBACK THURSDAY - Dress up in your favorite "blast from the past" era.

DAY FIVE: FREEDOM FRIDAY - It's all about the Red, White and Blue...and you.

A Place for your Child to Share Faith, Fun and Friendship.

August 21-25, 2017

9am - 3pm

Before Care 7-9 am

After Care 3-6 pm

Fees:

Age Requirement: Entering Kindergarten through 5th grade

  • $175.00 per child - Deadline: May21st
  • $150.00 per child for Early Registration Deadline: April 30th
  • Special Multi child discount of $10.00 per additional child
  • Volunteer pricing: Any parent who volunteers for the entire week, their children will attend for half price.

Please submit payment with the Registration Form by: Sunday, May 21st

Checks payable to: Our Lady Star of the Sea

Optional fees

  • Before Care 7-9am $25 per child per week.
  • After Care 3-6 pm $37.50 per child per week.
  • Lunch: $5.00 per child per day

Note: Children may bring their own lunch. It is recommended that children with allergies bring their own snack and lunch.

Need more information?

Please feel free to contact the Religious Education Office at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church with any questions regarding this program at 973-663-0124.  Thank you in advance for your attention to this matter.  Looking forward to a faithful week of fun and joy.

 Blessings,

Jaye Hedrick

Director of Religious Education

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