Join us for an Evening of Food and Fun for a Great Cause

Categories: community, Events, News, Train Station
PURCHASE TICKETS Don’t miss out!  Enjoy an old-fashioned beefsteak dinner and basket raffle 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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New Jersey Historic Trust Recommends Grant Award for Lake Hopatcong Train Station Interior Restoration

Categories: Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Train Station
The Board of the New Jersey Historic Trust approved a $260,000 grant for the Lake Hopatcong Train Station interior restoration.  Nearly $5 million in grants were recommendations from the Preserve New Jersey Historic Preservation Fund for 51 projects located at historic sites throughout the state. The grant recommendations will be presented to the Garden State Preservation Trust at its …

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Counting Down to the Beefsteak and Basket Raffle

Categories: community, Fundraisers, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, News, Train Station
We’re only about 5 weeks out from our 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 …

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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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