Roxbury Students Receive Top Honors in Music

March 26, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ - Students from Roxbury High School received top instrumental and vocal honors at recent regional and state events.

Outstanding Musicians

The North Jersey School Music Association held its annual Region 1 Band auditions on Jan. 7, where more than 500 students from 70 different schools competed to earn one of about 160 spots which make up two different bands.

Six students ...

Roxbury Council Likes Circle Bowl Carnival Plan

ROXBURY, NJ – Alongside Olde Suckasunny Day, Home for the Holidays, the Horseshoe Lake Beach Blast, the St. Therese Carnival and the Lake Hopatcong Block Party, Roxbury residents might soon be able to add something called “Circle Day” to the list of outdoor festivals and activities in the township.

As the name indicates, Circle Day relates to Circle Bowl and Entertainment ...

Roxbury Bands Come Together

ROXBURY, NJ - Lincoln/Roosevelt School music teacher Kate Katz said it was exciting for her students to practice recently with their Roxbury High School counterparts and she expects similar joint rehearsals will become regular events.

Band members from both schools participated in a combined rehearsal late last month to prepare for the district Band Concert. Katz said it went ...

TAPinto CEO Shapiro goes “One on One” with Steve Adubato CEO and Publisher Michael Shapiro appeared on “One on One” with Steve Adubato Thursday night and answered questions about the role of hyperlocal online news media.

The interview was broadcast on WNYY, NJTV and WNET. Adubato closed by saying that “Michael Shapiro, he is on the cutting edge of media.“

Shapiro answered a wide-range of questions about ...

Roxbury High School Art Students Show and Place in Two Exhibitions

ROXBURY, NJ - art students from Roxbury High School recently showed work at two art exhibitions.

William Paterson University High School ArtStart Exhibition 2017 displayed pieces from Jan. 21 through Feb. 4 at the Power Art Building Gallery. Twenty-eight participating New Jersey high schools had artwork at the show.

Six seniors displayed artwork: Zoe Paxos, Kahli ...

Roxbury High School Students Receive Accolades at Mt. Olive NAHS Invitational Exhibition


ROXBURY, NJ - Ten juniors and seniors from Roxbury High School had art on display at the Mount Olive High School NAHS Invitational Exhibition last month and several received recognition, placement and scholarships for their work.

The exhibition had over 100 pieces of the area’s best student artwork on view.  Three Roxbury seniors received recognition at ...

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Roxbury Talent Show of HOPE DVD Viewing and Live Acts at St. Jude's in Hopatcong

March 8, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ - A DVD featuring highlights from the 12th Annual Talent Show of HOPE at Roxbury High School will be shown Friday, March 10, at St. Jude's Roman Catholic Church in Hopatcong, an event that will also include some special live performances.

All are welcome to experience this "Beautiful Night of Sharing," at which the DVD will be sold. The Talent Show of ...