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

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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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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.

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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. 

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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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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.

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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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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.

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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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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.

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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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Pizza Wars 2017 Awards Ceremony – Raising funds for the Lake Hopatcong Foundation

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On Sunday, February 26, 2017, the first annual Pizza Wars Awards Ceremony was held at Cambiotti's Tomato Pie Café, who won with 23% of the overall votes. During the ceremony the Lake Hopatcong Foundation received the donations from several different sponsors.

Rohan Marketing Manager Hopatcong Lake Regional NewsRohan H. Shetty, Marketing Manager for Hopatcong Lake Regional News started the ceremony by briefly outlining the goals and objectives for the Pizza Wars 2017.

Hopatcong Lake Regional News:

“Thank you for coming everyone, Hopatcong Lake Regional News is a organization primarily focused on promoting local news, local community events, and local businesses. We have developed several friendly local events that engage our local communities with the local businesses, like the Pizza Wars.”

“The Pizza Wars was developed to encourage local residents surrounding the lake a chance to experience all the different local Pizzerias.  All are great pizzas, which hopefully you’ve had a chance to try during this event.”

“We’d like to thank all of the sponsors as well as the local Pizzerias that participated.  As they helped to raise funds for this year’s chosen local Non-Profit, the Lake Hopatcong Foundation who serves as the guardian of our lake.”

“The next event Hopatcong Lake Region News will kick off is the Battle of the Bars, this event is where all the bars in the area show off their best talents. Full details, requirements, ad space pricing, and the local donation recipient will all be announced in early March.”

Check Ceremony with Lake Hopatcong Foundation:

Lake Hopatcong Foundation - Pizza Wars AcceptanceOn hand during the Awards Ceremony were Affordable Automotive and Hopatcong Dental Associates who presented their checks to Donna Macalle-Holly representing the Lake Hopatcong Foundation.

Rick Gerry from Affordable Automotive. “We are happy to be one of the sponsors for this event.  As a lifetime resident of the lake, all of the money that goes toward the Lake is a great thing for all of us.”

Dr. Brandon Schmidt from Hopatcong Dental Associates, “We just moved into the area the summer of 2016, so far, everyone has been very accommodating.  We just love the Lake and the People, and are willing to do anything to help our mutual community.”

Donna, “We are very appreciative of all of the sponsors, and pizzerias that participated, as well as.  Hopatcong Lake Regional News for helping to raise funds to help promote the lake and our lake community.”

Award Ceremony with Cambiotti's Tomato Pie Café:

Pizza War Winner 2017Dave Cambiotti, “I’d like to thank everyone for this award, we are a family owned business in our local community, and we work very hard at what we do, without everyone this would not have been possible especially my employees who work very hard, and without them, nothing would be possible. Therefore, I’d like to thank everyone involved for supporting us!

Special Thanks to all Participating Pizza Restaurants:

Name Address City
Cambiotti's Tomato Pie Café 102 Shippenport Rd Landing
Frank's Pizza 181 Howard Blvd # H Mt Arlington
Frank's Pizza 50 Hopatchung Rd Hopatcong
Frank's Pizza 725 NJ-15 Lake Hopatcong
Grotto Restaurant 454 River Styx Rd Hopatcong
Joey's Pizzeria 47 Hopatchung Rd Hopatcong
Knot Just Pizza 49 Lakeside Blvd Hopatcong
Little Nicki's Italian Restaurant 120 Brady Rd Lake Hopatcong
Sal's Pizza & Restaurant 175 Lakeside Blvd # 7 Landing
Vinnie & Son Restaurant 312 Howard Blvd Mt Arlington
 - and - 215 Espanong Rd #312 Mt Arlington

Special Thanks to our 2017 Sponsors of the Pizza Wars!

 

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