Full house for fall programs

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF Environmental and Cultural Center, Mt. Arlington, News, Roxbury
Three historical programs were presented to packed houses this fall at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Environmental and Cultural Center. Supported by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, our fall program series aimed to take participants on a journey back in time with informative speakers and a variety of presentations. Each program …

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Student-run LHF fundraiser at Little Nicki’s

Categories: Fundraisers, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News
Four students from Mendham High School will be holding a fundraiser at Little Nicki’s, 120 Brady Road, Lake Hopatcong this Saturday, November 2, from 6-8 pm. Ben, Liam, Ben, and Maggie wanted to create a fundraiser to complete a philanthropy project for school. The four students share a common interest in combating climate change. After learning …

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Lake Hopatcong Station earns historic marker

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF Environmental & Cultural Center, News, Train Station
The Lake Hopatcong Station has received an official Morris County historic marker, recognizing the iconic building’s historical significance. The official Morris County historic marker is located just off the roadside, at the corner of our parking lot at 125 Landing Road in Landing. The Lake Hopatcong Station first opened in 1911 as a showcase for …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Craig Dawson

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Volunteers
At this rate, Craig Dawson may never have to buy another T-shirt in his life. The stalwart volunteer can be found at every Block Party and Lake Loop, sporting the latest in Lake Hopatcong Foundation apparel, earned only by those who dedicate their time and energy to help make the events a success. “I enjoy …

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Four ways to protect Lake Hopatcong this fall

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Water Quality
The leaves are falling, signaling such autumn tasks as yard cleanups and pulling and winterizing boats. While you make your winter preparations, please keep the following tips in mind to protect our beautiful lake. Avoid blowing leaves or grass clippings into the lake. Leaves contribute phosphorous to a waterbody and lead to nuisance algae and …

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Morris County historic marker dedication at the train station

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Other, Roxbury, Train Station
On Monday, October 28, 2019, the Morris County Heritage Commission will dedicate a historic marker at the Lake Hopatcong Station. The ceremony will begin at 1:00 pm at 125 Landing Road, Landing, NJ. Morris County Freeholder Cathy DeFillippo, Roxbury Mayor Bob DeFillippo, Morris County Heritage Commission Director Peg Shultz and members of the commission will …

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LHF Honored with MCMUA Environmental Excellence Award

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Water Quality
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation was honored with a Clean Water Stewardship Award at the Morris County MUA 2019 Environmental Excellence Awards on October 11, 2019, at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum.     The awards program, held at the Haggerty Education Center, began with a fashion show highlighting reused and recycled designs from bags to jewelry to clothing. …

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Lake Loop 2019: results, photos, and acknowledgments

Categories: Events, Fundraising, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Mt. Arlington, News, Roxbury
We sincerely thank all who made Lake Loop 2019 on October 13 at Hopatcong State Park such a success! It was a stunning day for Lake Loop 2019!  Approximately 250 people joined us to bike, run, or paddle their way around Lake Hopatcong. We love the energy and enthusiasm that surrounds Lake Loop, it’s such …

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