LHF Selected for New Jersey Council for the Humanities Incubation Grant

Categories: community, Grants, News, Other, Train Station
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation was selected to receive an incubation grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH) to conduct a front-end evaluation survey to assist us with determining what type of programming will be of most interest to the community as we prepare for the opening of the Lake Hopatcong Cultural and …

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Great Week for Lake Hopatcong

Categories: community, Governmental Matters, Grants, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Commission, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Other, Train Station
Lake Hopatcong had a particularly amazing week. In addition to the Governor signing the “Lake Hopatcong Fund” Bill, providing a stable annual funding to allow the Lake Hopatcong Commission to fulfill its mission, the Governor also signed another Bill which will have long-term beneficial impacts for the Lake Hopatcong community. Senate Bill 3575/Assembly Bill 5321 …

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Reflecting on an Outstanding Year

Categories: Education, Floating Classroom, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Projects and Initiatives, Public Safety, Recreational Trails, Train Station, Volunteers, Water Quality
The approach of a new year, with all its promise and potential, is also a good time to pause and reflect.  The past year presented plenty of challenges but also brought new opportunities to engage with the community, steady progress on core projects and initiatives, and some very exciting new beginnings.  Below is an info-graphic …

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Lake Hopatcong Station Update – 2017

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Train Station
Lake Hopatcong Train Station
Restoration efforts have been chugging along at the Lake Hopatcong train station throughout 2017. One of the most visual improvements was the replacement of the original green Spanish tile roof which was funded through a grant from the Morris County Historic Preservation Trust and was completed early in the year. The tiles were manufactured by …

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What a Great Night!

Categories: community, Fundraisers, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Train Station, Volunteers
It was a sell-out crowd of 250 in the Parish Hall of St. Jude Church in Hopatcong for the old-fashioned beefsteak dinner last Saturday. Attendees enjoyed a wonderful meal cooked up by Hap Nightingale Catering of Clifton, took home some great prizes from the basket raffle and 50/50 and saw a presentation on the Lake …

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Only 5 Tickets Remain for the Old-Fashioned Beefsteak Tomorrow

Categories: community, Fundraisers, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Train Station
Only 5 tickets remain for the old-fashioned Beefsteak Dinner at St. Jude Church Parish Hall (40 Maxim Dr, Hopatcong, NJ 07843) on Saturday evening, November 4, starting at 6:00 pm. Tickets are $35 each and include beefsteak, french fries, salad, dessert, soda and water. You may bring your own beer or wine. Get your tickets now! In addition …

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Great Baskets to be Won at Upcoming Beefsteak

Categories: Fundraising, Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Train Station
Just one week left to get your tickets to the Beefsteak Dinner to raise funds for the Lake Hopatcong Train Station restoration.  Many thanks for all of the great response and support we have received.  It’s looking like tickets are going to sell out, so don’t wait until the last minute! Tickets are $35 each and include …

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Thank You! The Train Station Grounds Are Now Ready for Winter

Categories: News, Train Station, Volunteers
Many thanks to everyone who raked, shoveled, hauled and cleared at the Lake Hopatcong Train Station grounds on Saturday, October 21.  All of the planned projects were completed and the grounds are ready for winter. Two benches have been ordered and will be installed as soon as they arrive, and interior restoration work will be …

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