Our Favorite Six-Year-Old Train Enthusiast Helps Out at Train Station

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Roxbury, Train Station, Volunteers
Paul, our favorite six-year-old train enthusiast (see Six-Year-Old Train Enthusiast Supports Train Station Restoration for His Birthday), was up for a visit to NJ last weekend and came out with his mom, brother, sister, aunt and cousin to help volunteer at the station (see Many Hands Make Light Work). The kids brought their own shovels and pails …

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Many Hands Make Light Work

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Roxbury, Train Station
We had a great turnout for the Lake Hopatcong Train Station cleanup day on Saturday, September 16! The young and… well… not so young… grabbed shovels and rakes and made incredible headway on expanding the gardens and creating gravel walkways throughout the native garden area.  Thank you to everyone who came out to help and …

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Lights, Camera, Train Station!

Categories: community, News, Roxbury, Train Station
Roxbury Native Returns to Roots to Shoot Latest Movie You may have noticed some activity at the Lake Hopatcong Train Station on the evening of Thursday, September 7. Lights… cameras… and plenty of action. The cast a crew of the upcoming film, Bare Knuckle Brawler, descended upon the old train station to film a scene for …

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Volunteers Needed for Train Station Cleanup Day

Categories: News, Other, Train Station, Volunteers
Please join us for a cleanup day for Lake Hopatcong Train Station grounds on Saturday, September 16 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m..  We will be doing some general fall maintenance as well as installing pathways.  We will have some tools available, however, gloves, shovels, rakes and wheelbarrows would be very helpful. Thank you to …

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Tickets Now on Sale for Old-Fashioned Beefsteak Dinner

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Fundraising, Lake History, News, Train Station
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation will host an old-fashioned Beefsteak Dinner at St. Jude’s Church Parish Hall (40 Maxim Dr, Hopatcong, NJ 07843) on Saturday evening, November 4, starting at 6:00 pm. The dinner will be catered by the legendary Hap Nightingale’s of Clifton. Beefsteak dinners originated in the 19th century and Hap Nightingale’s has been catering them for …

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Save the Date for an Old-Fashioned Beefsteak Dinner to Benefit the Lake Hopatcong Train Station Restoration

Categories: Fundraisers, News, Train Station
The Lake Hopatcong Foundation will host an old-fashioned Beefsteak Dinner at St. Jude’s Church Parish Hall (40 Maxim Dr, Hopatcong, NJ 07843) on Saturday evening, November 4, starting at 6:00 pm. The dinner will be catered by the legendary Hap Nightingale’s of Clifton. Beefsteak dinners originated in the 19th century and Hap Nightingale’s has been …

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Lake Hopatcong Train Station Recommended for Morris County Historic Preservation Trust Grant

Categories: community, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Projects and Initiatives, Train Station
Lake Hopatcong Train Station
The Morris County Historic Preservation Trust Fund Review Board has recommended $2.9 million in county grants from the county’s 2017 Preservation Trust Fund to help preserve, restore, or protect 25 historic sites in 15 towns across Morris County.  Included in those grants is a grant for the Lake Hopatcong Train Station for $160,000 for the rehabilitation of …

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Have a Business? Here’s How You Can Help

Categories: community, Giving, Lake Hopatcong, LHF, News, Train Station
A very special thank you to Joe Tree who spent the entire day at our future home (Lake Hopatcong Train Station) last Friday. Joe and his crew helped to clean up and prune our tress and the trees hanging over our property. We appreciate you helping us keep the greens in order. Do you have …

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