Weekly Recap of Important News from Last Week (5/12)

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Your weekly news recap includes “Fixing NJ State Funding for School’s”, “13th annual Taste of Roxbury - Adds Three Participants for Biggest Event Ever!” And… “Lake Hopatcong Foundation Strategic Meeting – Video Summary in Six Areas”. Enjoy your upcoming week!

Top Headlines:

Bid by Local Senator & Assemblymen to fix our education funding, supported by Superintendent, Hopatcong School District

Senator Oroho, Assemblyman Space and Wirths state, “By Working together, we can fix state education funding in Sussex & Warren Counties.”

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Lake Hopatcong Foundation Strategic Meeting – Video Summary in Six Areas

The Lake Hopatcong Foundation once again invited its donors and the broader lake community to learn about the organization’s six recent accomplishments and 2019 plans at its Seventh Annual Meeting on May 3, 2019 at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Environmental and Cultural Center.

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Hopatcong Students Support Fund Raiser for Lexi Faye who Died in Car Crash

May 23rd will be “Newton Strong Day” at Hopatcong HS where the entire school will go whiteout and every student will also be wearing a white ribbon in honor of Newton student Lexi Fay.

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Lee Brothers Park Pavilion in Mt Arlington tops Most Endangered Historic Places

Preservation New Jersey Announces the 10  List For 2019

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NJ Veterans and active Military Members gain free access to Parks and Forests

NJ veterans and active military members have paid for beach badges with sweat and blood

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Regional / State News:

“Click It or Ticket” Seat Belt Enforcement Campaign Coming

Division of Highway Announces Annual “Click It or Ticket” Seat Belt Enforcement Campaign Ahead of Summer Travel Season

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Sussex Sheriff Recognizes two Officers with Life Saving Award

Sheriff Michael F. Strada awards Sheriff’s Officer and New Jersey State Police Trooper with Life Saving Award

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Morris County Teen Arts Festival at County College of Morris

The arts are alive in Morris County! County College of Morris (CCM) as they hosted the 39th annual Morris County Teen Arts Festival on Friday, May 17. 

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Family Expo Provides Resources and Fun Activities for Local Families

The Family Expo is sponsored by the Sussex County Family Success Center at Project Self-Sufficiency and Project Sussex Kids, the County Council for Young Children.  Attendance is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required.

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Morris Sheriff’s Office Salutes All Police Officers Who Have Died During National Police Week

During National Police Week, the Morris County Sheriff’s Office salutes and cherishes the memories of 30 law enforcement officers from Morris County or serving Morris County when they died in the line of duty in the last century.

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CCM Lady Titans Softball Team Advances to the Nationals

RANDOLPH, NJ – The County College of Morris (CCM) Women’s Softball Team won the Divisional Championship Tournament on Saturday, May 11, beating Mercyhurst College in the final two games of the tournament.

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NJ Department of Health Announces Medical Marijuana Rule Changes

The New Jersey Department of Health today announced amended medical marijuana rules that establish standards by which the Department implements the Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act. 

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Hopatcong News:

Hopatcong School Superintendent cooks Breakfast for Teachers and Students Volunteers at Block Party

Hopatcong Superintendent, Mr. DiBenedetto, was at the Hopatcong State Park bright and early making breakfast for the Hopatcong students that volunteered at the event.

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You are cordially invited to Meet the Candidates Night

We would like to extend an invitation to a Meet the Candidates night on Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Northwood Firehouse from 5-8pm, which will be open to all Hopatcong residents, no matter the political affiliation.

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“Kreating Kindness” at Kennedy

ROXBURY, NJ (May 17, 2019) – Roxbury’s Kennedy School PTA embarked on a painting project over spring break led by Kennedy mom and Montville teacher, Danielle Vytell-Mitschele.

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Summer Workplace Training Program Offered to Select Number of Area Teens

A limited number of positions will be available in the Summer Youth Employment Program to be offered at Project Self-Sufficiency during July and August. 

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Hopatcong PBA 149: Police Unity Tour - We Ride For Those Who Died

Members of Hopatcong PBA 149 join with 2,500 officers and support personnel for the 2019 Police Unity Tour.

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Jefferson News:

Jefferson Township Fire Department Trains to Multi-Task

On May 16, 2019 the Jefferson Township Fire Department, members of the Rapid Intervention Team conducted a drill consisting of multiple evolutions to work on radio communications en route to a mutual aid call.

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Starting in June JAC Free Summer Concert Series 2019

Summer Concert are on Friday evenings at 7 PM - Jefferson Township Gazebo at the Jefferson Township Municipal Complex, 1033 Weldon Road, Oak Ridge, NJ. In case of weather conditions all Concerts relocated to the Jefferson Township High School Auditorium, 1010 Weldon Road (just up the road)

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It’s not too late to register your child for Camp Jefferson Summer Day Camp!

The Jefferson Township Recreation Department is excited that its 16th season of summer day camp at Camp Jefferson will run for 9 weeks from June 26 through August 23, 2019 in a safe and natural environment at the township’s 94-acre facility at 81 Weldon Road in Lake Hopatcong, NJ

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2019 Jefferson Township Youth Baseball Fun-A-Thon

About this fundraiser: Our kids learn as much off the field as they do on the field. We believe this is because of the incredible players, the awesome coaches and more importantly the incredible support from our families and community.

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Roxbury News:

Roxbury Roxbotix Spring Clean Up on Righter Road

ROXBURY, NJ (May 16, 2019) – Members of the Roxbury High School Roxbotix robotics team participated in their second Adopt-a-Road clean up of this year on Righter Road on Thursday, May 9th as part of the Roxbury Clean Communities program.

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Nixon Students Participate in NJ Coalition for Inclusive Education’s 10th Annual Poster Contest

ROXBURY, NJ (May 16, 2019) – The New Jersey Coalition for Inclusive Education hosted their 10th Annual Inclusion Works Poster Contest sponsored by the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association.

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RHS Hosts Illustrator Mike Moran in Anticipation of a New Art Course

ROXBURY, NJ (May 16, 2019) – Roxbury High School will be adding a new Comic Design Production art course to its program of studies this fall.

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Kennedy Students Participate in National Screen-Free Week

ROXBURY, NJ (May 16, 2019) – Roxbury’s Kennedy Elementary School PTA helped the PreK-4 students celebrate National Screen-Free Week from April 29th through May 3rd by providing fun family activities each night at the school to encourage the Kennedy Cougars to turn off their tablets and turn on life!

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Roxbury High School Choirs Win Big at Competition in Hershey

ROXBURY, NJ (May 16, 2019) – Six choirs from Roxbury High School traveled to Hershey, PA last weekend to compete in the Heritage Festival.

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Lake Hopatcong News:

Block Party brings thousands to Hopatcong State Park

Lake Hopatcong Foundation Block Party event benefits from sunny spring skies

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Fishing News:

Lake Hopatcong Fishing Report (05/11) – By Dow’s Boat Rental

The following Lake Hopatcong Fishing Report came in from Dow’s Boat Rental on (05/11)

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