19
Sun, 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 (5 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:

Roxbury Police Food Drive helps over 200 Families with assistance from the public

Landing \ Roxbury News
Typography

Roxbury Police and the community help over two hundred families as they make the community kids, “Fighting Hunger Heros.”

According to their Facebook post:

We (Roxbury Police Department) recently wrapped up our 2nd Annual Food Drive and the support we received from our residents was outstanding.

We wanted to thank the teachers, bus drivers and students in Roxbury Township, for going above and beyond.

We also wanted to thank all the parents who brought their children down to Headquarters to meet us. We are thankful for the high-five’s, hugs and smiles we received this whole month. And we have said it before, most days your kids were the BEST part of our shift.

Today, more than ever, it is so important to teach our children not to be afraid or intimated by us. Thank you for teaching them we are here for them; we are a friend, and we are someone they can turn to. Please continue to encourage them to wave to us, if we are not responding somewhere, we will stop and talk for a little while, we love the positive interaction we have with them. Thank you for teaching them the very powerful gift of “giving.” You are instilling an incredible quality in your children. You as parents are creating caring, kind and compassionate children, who are going to turn into kind and compassionate adults and for that we ALL thank you. We are blessed to be working in such an incredible town.

According to coverage by TapintoRoxbury:

  • Donated food will help supply more than 200 families that Roxbury Social Services assists
  • Over 70 kids come into headquarters to drop off Food
  • Cracker Barrel also provided 12 Thanksgiving dinners
  • Todd Leonard, Esq. of Leonard Law in Denville donated $100

While the community response was phenomenal, special credit can also be given to the Roxbury Police Department which provided “Fighting Hunger Hero” shirts and took photos (above) with the children as they dropped off the food.

Weather Forecast

Upcoming Events