Last Tile Signing Dates

Categories: community, Events, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Lake Hopatcong, Lake Hopatcong Foundation, LHF, Mt. Arlington, News, Other, Roxbury, Train Station

As many of you may have noticed, the long-awaited roof work has begun. The building is finally water tight with the installation of the blue membrane. The copper flashing work will follow in the next few weeks with the remainder of the roof tiles now slated to come out of the Ludowici kiln in Ohio …

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Train Station Tile Signing Events!

Categories: News, Other, Train Station

We’re getting much closer to seeing a beautiful new green glazed tile roof on the Lake Hopatcong Train Station (and our eventual home) in Landing! If you’ve been a part of our “buy a tile” program, you probably already know that you will have an opportunity to sign your tile before it goes on the …

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Join us Saturday at the Station (and bring your shovels!)

Categories: News, Other, Train Station

Landscaping is underway at the train station! Thanks to Nick Karpiak’s Eagle Scout project, the areas south and east of the building have now been cleared. Although the larger landscaping plan will be implemented this fall, we are thrilled to be able to plant a native New Jersey garden this coming week. And we can …

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Beautiful Winter Day At The Train Station

Categories: News, Other, Train Station

We’re lucky not to have a lot of snow falling on us today. Despite the cooler temps, there is a lot of movement happening over at the train station. Work is being done on the roof and chimney and they are clearing out some brush as well. If you are new to our blog or …

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Calling All Train Enthusiasts, Collectors and Unique Gift Givers

Categories: Fundraising, LHF Merchandise, News, Other, Train Station

Perfect gift for the holidays! A replica of the Lake Hopatcong Foundation’s new home. Get your train station from us online or in person. We can ship the train station (please note: we can’t guarantee delivery in time for Christmas) or stop by our offices to pick one up. Like the trees in the photo? …

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Thank you for another great #GivingTuesday!

Categories: Fundraising, Giving, News, Other, Train Station

Thank you to everyone who contributed to our ‪#‎GivingTuesday‬ “Raise the Roof” campaign yesterday! We’ll give a little time for some mailed-in contributions to arrive and then let you all know our final roof-tile tally early next week. In addition to a great day of folks sponsoring a roof tile (or more!), we had a …

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Lake Hopatcong Foundation signs prestigious historical restoration architectural firm for first steps with Landing Train Station

Categories: News, Other, Train Station

The Lake Hopatcong Foundation has signed on Connolly and Hickey Historical Architects to create a comprehensive preservation plan for the historical train station building in Landing, which, in the near future, will serve as the foundation’s headquarters and as a community center. Connolly and Hickey, based in Cranford, has extensive background in preservation planning, which …

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All aboard for an exciting new chapter for the LHF!

Categories: From the President, General LHF Info, News, Other, Train Station

Today was a VERY exciting (and a little bit scary) day for the Lake Hopatcong Foundation! After much deliberation and many months of preparation, discussion, and paperwork (there’s always paperwork…), the foundation has officially purchased the Lake Hopatcong Train Station building in Landing! Our goal for the building is for it not just to serve …

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