17
Fri, Nov
73 New Articles

Top Stories

Grid List

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. 

Write comment (0 Comments)

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.

Write comment (0 Comments)

Whenever you purchase a Medium Utility Tote for $35 Project graduation will earn $12!

Write comment (1 Comment)

Please pick-up a free snowman between Monday, Nov. 13th-and Nov. 21st, at borough hall.

Write comment (0 Comments)

Jefferson Township Fire Company No. 1’s firehouse at 162 Milton Road will be transformed into The Village Marketplace with 18 arts, crafts, and merchandise vendors during The Jefferson Arts Committee’s 12th annual Christmas in the Village event on Saturday, December 2 from 10 am to 4 pm.  Located in the historically designated Village of Milton in the Milton/Oak Ridge section of Jefferson Township, admission is free as is parking.

Write comment (0 Comments)

The Jefferson Township Recreation Department is accepting registrations for the 2017-2018 winter season of its successful Challenger Basketball and Gym Activities program for special needs children. 

Write comment (0 Comments)

Morris County’s Open Space Trust Fund Committee today recommended funding six 2017 open space preservation projects at a cost of nearly $2.4 million and totaling 147 acres located in six Morris County towns to the Morris County Board of Freeholders.

 

Write comment (0 Comments)

It will soon be that time of year again when children everywhere anxiously await the arrival of Santa Claus, and the Jefferson Township Recreation Department will help fulfill those dreams even before December 25th arrives!

Write comment (0 Comments)

Roxbury High School saw two senior athletes, Andy Axelson and Matt Dancsecs, commit to the Scarlet Knights last week for baseball and lacrosse. Two more Gaels, Tyler McDonald and Michael Christiansen, followed suit in signing letters of intent last Wednesday.

Write comment (0 Comments)

Kids in grades 3-5 joined Robert Capra and a few other Roxbury staff members for a sports and games fundraiser on Thursday evening, November 9th at Eisenhower Middle School to support Matt Adonis as part of  “Face-Off with Team Matt”.

Write comment (0 Comments)

Calling all of the Clark Griswold's that live within the Roxbury Region, if you can see your lights how from outer-space, than maybe this contest is for you!

Write comment (0 Comments)

Two Roxbury High School seniors will be joining the Rutgers’ Scarlet Knights next fall. A letter of intent/college commitment ceremony was held Wednesday morning for two athletic scholars, Andrew “Andy” Axelson and Matthew “Matt” Dancsecs. Coaches, teammates, and family members joined these athletes at their signing at the high school.

Write comment (0 Comments)

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

Write comment (0 Comments)

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.

Write comment (0 Comments)

The veteran Mount Arlington police officer died in a motor vehicle crash while on duty shortly after midnight in October 2011 — hit by a driver suspected of being under the influence of a controlled dangerous substance.

Write comment (0 Comments)

The Project Lifesaver program has been implemented by the Morris County Sheriff’s Office in an effort to provide enhanced support and assistance to Morris County residents who are primary caregivers for an individual suffering from Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia disorder as well as families of children afflicted with Down syndrome, autism, traumatic brain injuries or cognitive impairments.

Write comment (0 Comments)

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.

Write comment (0 Comments)

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.

Write comment (4 Comments)

On Monday, November 13th, Dr. Fred Lubnow of Princeton Hydro will present the 2017 Lake Hopatcong water quality monitoring results at the Lake Hopatcong Commission meeting.  The open public meeting begins at 7pm at the Mount Arlington Civic Center, 7 Fern Road.

Write comment (1 Comment)

The Lake Hopatcong Foundation has received an incredible amount of support from our amazing lake community with voting campaigns for grant money.  So we’re giving this Storymakers 2017 grant from TechSoup a go and we need your help! 

Write comment (0 Comments)

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.  

Write comment (0 Comments)

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.

Write comment (0 Comments)

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.

Write comment (0 Comments)

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.  

Write comment (0 Comments)

Event Flyer Locations:

The Circus is Out of This World with Jefferson Recreation!

Jefferson News
Typography

Children of all ages are invited to join the Jefferson Township Recreation Department for a bus trip to the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s Circus’ Out of This World show, an unimaginable family fun experience.

It's at The Prudential Center in Newark, NJ on Saturday, March 11, 2017 for the 11 a.m. performance and you’re invited.  

Prepare to blast off on a cosmic family adventure unlike any other. Join the Circus Space Fleet on a heroic quest of good versus evil in a journey so thrilling it could only be brought to you by Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey. 

Circus is Out of This World with Jefferson RecreationDid you know that the Ringling Bros. circus is closing down after more than 100 years in operation, according to the owner Feld Entertainment, which has owned the circus for the last 50 years?  Final performances take place now only through May so this might be the very last time you will be able to see this world-renowned circus!

A deluxe motor coach bus will leave the Jefferson Township Municipal Building parking lot, 1033 Weldon Road, Lake Hopatcong, NJ at 9 a.m. sharp  on March 11 and depart from The Prudential Center promptly at 1:15 pm (immediately after the show).  A responsible adult must accompany children under the age of 18, and there are no refunds unless your ticket can be resold.

Your ticket includes free admission to the All-Access Preshow® at 10 a.m. where all ticket holders can experience The Greatest Show on Earth up close in ways you never could before. 

Tickets are $39 per person and include reserved seats (Section 103, Rows 1 to 4) at the Prudential Center, round-trip motor coach transportation, and driver gratuity.   

The Jefferson Township Recreation Department is now exclusively using an online registration system through Community Pass. Log on to https://register.communitypass.net/reg/index.cfm, the community/organization is Jefferson Township, and if you already have a Community Pass account, enter your log in and password, choose the activity Circus Bus Trip from the Winter/Spring 2017 season choices. If you forgot your log in or password, the system will allow you to recover your log in using your email address and reset your password or call the Recreation Department for a temporary password.

If you need to set up a Community Pass account, follow the prompts to set up a personal family account in your name.  You will automatically receive an email confirmation after you register and make your payment.

If you experience difficulty in setting up an account online, you can log on to www.jeffersontownship.net , click on the “Form Center” link on the left side of the home page, and scroll down to the Recreation Department to find “Community Pass Online Registration Instructions” with step-by-step directions for Community Pass.  If you need further assistance, please contact the Recreation office at 973-663-8404 x4 or cpunturieri@jeffersontownship.net  for assistance.

The Jefferson Township Recreation Department is no longer accepting paper registration forms so you will be using your   personal Community Pass account to register yourself and family members for all Jefferson Recreation Department activities including but not limited to adult exercise classes, Karate, Jefferson Striders (track & cross-country), Bowling,  Mt. Creek Ski Club busing, and bus trips, as well as the 2017 Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp and the 2017-18 Teen Scene program,  so remember your log in and password.

Weather Forecast

Upcoming Events