Calling all student leaders!

Categories: Education, News
In an effort spearheaded by Meghan Craig of the Morris County Environmental Science Academy at Jefferson Township High School, the Lake Hopatcong Foundation is proud and excited to introduce a new “Student Leadership Team” made up of students in middle school, high school, and college who are interested in participating in projects that support and protect …

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Trout season opens Saturday

Categories: community, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Roxbury
Trout season officially opens at 8 am on Saturday, April 6. For many, the first day of trout season feels like the true mark that spring is finally here, and the weather is looking seasonally warm and even partly sunny for opening day! Lake Hopatcong is stocked with trout by both the New Jersey Division …

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LHF presented with $1,000 check from 2019 Pizza Wars

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Fundraising, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Roxbury
This past Tuesday, the second annual Pizza Wars Awards Ceremony was held at the LHF office in the Lake Hopatcong Train Station. Rohan Shetty, Marketing Manager for Hopatcong Lake Regional News, presented Dave Cambiotti, owner of Cambiotti’s Tomato Pie Café, with a plaque to commemorate their win in the 2019 Pizza Wars. (See Pizza Wars 2019 – …

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Pizza Wars 2019 – the votes are in!

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Fundraising, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Roxbury
Over 1,000 votes were cast in the 2019 Pizza Wars “quest for the best,” and the results are in… For the second time, the most votes were cast for… Cambiotti’s Tomato Pie Café! Located at 102 Shippenport Road in Landing, Cambiotti’s Tomato Pie Café is a neighborhood restaurant known for its unique thin crust pizza and …

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Congrats to our award-winning volunteers!

Categories: Education, Floating Classroom, From the President, News
On Friday night, a small caravan made its way from the Lake Hopatcong Foundation office to Plainsboro, N.J., where the Alliance for New Jersey Environmental Education was holding its winter conference. There, eight LHF volunteers representing the education team were honored for their incredible work in helping to create and run the LHF field trip …

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Pizza Wars are back!

Categories: community, Events, Fundraisers, Fundraising, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Roxbury
The Lake Hopatcong area Pizza Wars are back and you are needed to help choose the best pizza in the area! For the second time, the Hopatcong Lake Regional News has coordinated this local quest for the best and we are honored to be the non profit recipient of this delicious community event. It’s easy… …

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New year, new home!

Categories: From the President, News, Train Station
Happy New Year! We hope you all had a lovely end to 2018 and are looking forward to a fun 2019 ahead. We at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation are thrilled to be ringing in the new year in our new home at the Lake Hopatcong Train Station building (finally)! Although the building rehabilitation work is …

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Celebrating Decades of Service

Categories: From the President, Jefferson, News
A life in public service isn’t exactly glamorous: as outgoing Jefferson Township Mayor Russ Felter and Town Administrator Jim Leach recalled their experiences during a farewell luncheon in their joint honor on Sunday, there were stories of late-night meetings, post-storm traffic management, toilet installations, and getting scolded at public meetings. But the event left no …

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