Tickets Remain for Bus from Roxbury to Bertrand Island Memories

July 24, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ – A trip down Memory Lane is in store next week for those who fondly remember the rides at Bertrand Island Amusement Park.

One thing to know: The main segment of Memory Lane is about two hours of westbound Route 80.

At the end lies Elysburg, Pa., the home of Knoebels Amusement Park. It’s a place where carnival rides from the 1920s through the 1950s – identical ...

Happy With Its First "Circle Day," Roxbury Business Already Talking About Next Year

ROXBURY, NJ – Its first Circle Day event went well last weekend, so now Circle Bowl and Entertainment is “already talking about Circle Day 2.0,” said the Ledgewood establishment’s  sales manager, Garrett Stahl.

He said about 1,000 people came to the free, sun-soaked event that took place both inside and outside the Route 46 business, a TAPinto Roxbury sponsor.

In Roxbury - and Way Beyond - Talent Show of HOPE Sprinkles Kindness

ROXBURY, NJ – It wasn’t the nicest night for a talent show, but a mid-winter, Hopatcong version of the annual Talent Show of HOPE nevertheless drew decent attendance. Now, organizer Theresa Solazzo is gearing up for Aug.4, when the 13th version of the bigger summertime show will take place at Roxbury High School.

The shows raise money for charities worldwide and local, said ...

Today's Free Roxbury Arts Alliance Concert Moved Indoors

ROXBURY, NJ - Tonight's free concert by The Atlanta Cafè Band will take place inside the Roxbury Arts Alliance Investor's Bank Theater due to predicted rain. The concert was supposed to take place outdoors at the Horseshoe Lake Fairgrounds.

"We've moved tonight's concert inside the Investors Bank Theater," said the alliance. "The bad news is ...

No Roxbury Viewing Spot for Today's Miss Lotta "Salute to Veterans"

ROXBURY, NJ - The organizers of today’s “Salute to Veterans” cruises on Lake Hopatcong - wherein the Miss Lotta is taking war veterans around the lake for free - are hoping lots of people come to the shoreline to wave and cheer as the boat passes.

One problem for Roxbury people: Neither of the two excursions (one at 9 a.m. and another at 11 a.m.) comes particularly close to a ...

Circle Bowl Gets Outdoor Liquor License, Paving Way for Inside-Outside Roxbury Event

ROXBURY, NJ - It recently got a special liquor license allowing adults to drink in its parking lot, so Circle Bowl & Entertainment is on track with next month's "Circle Day," the first installment of what might become a yearly event in Ledgewood.

The July 16 event, which will feature activities inside and outside the former Circle Lanes on Route 46, was recently ...

Roxbury Amateur Radio Expert Readies for Weekend of Roughing It

ROXBURY, NJ - A Roxbury based group of amateur (“ham”) radio operators is looking for new members and its founder is inviting the public to participate in this weekend’s American Radio Relay League Field Day to get a taste of things at their worst.

At the event, amateur radio operators will stay outdoors and work around the clock to set up field radio communication ...

Roxbury Arts Alliance Launches Singing Competition

ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury Arts Alliance (RAA) is offering more than $2,000 to the top three finalists in a singing competition to take place this fall.

Called “The Star Next Door - A Vocal Competition,” the Oct. 7 event will be open to anybody more than 15 years old who attended Roxbury High School or lives within 15 miles of the Investor’s Bank Theater in Succasunna, said a ...

A Good Time at the Roxbury Beach Blast (and Blast and Blast)

ROXBURY, NJ – More than a thousand people were inching their way out of Roxbury’s Horseshoe Lake Park on Friday night, having witnessed what many described as a fantastic fireworks display that included three finales. Then they got a surprise: Turned out the over-the-top fireworks crew wasn’t quite finished.

The sky over Succasunna lit up, and trees echoed the booms of a few ...

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