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Roxbury Grad on Drums in Sunday Jazz Show Fundraiser

June 21, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - The Investor's Bank Theater at Horseshoe Lake will be the site for a special performance Sunday by a professional jazz group that includes a Roxbury High School graduate. 

The 4 p.m.performance of American jazz by the Joe Davidian Trio (JD3), will be a scholarship fundraiser for the Roxbury Arts Alliance. The $20-per-person show, with tickets available ...

Hot Rod Show in Roxbury Raises Money for Boy With Brain Disease

ROXBURY, NJ - They came from all over North Jersey to show off their chromed-out, big V8s. By day's end, they'd raised big bucks for a sick boy.

The annual North Jersey Street Rod Association (NJSRA) Father's Day Rod Run took place under sunny skies at Horseshoe Lake Park in Roxbury on Sunday. The charity event drew about 1,300 spectators and raised "a little ...

Danger Sinks Plan to Bring Veteran's Cruise to Roxbury's Landing Channel

ROXBURY, NJ – The Lake Hopatcong tour boat Miss Lotta tour boat won’t be cruising into Roxbury’s Landing Channel on June 30 as part of its Third Annual Veteran’s Cruise, said its captain today.

The much-anticipated visit by the big boat to the channel at the southern tip of Lake Hopatcong was scuttled after its captain, Leon Moreau, sailed her into the channel ...

Roxbury Beach Blast Carries On Without Sandy Blankets or Arts Alliance

ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury Arts Alliance will not be trying to collect money at Friday’s 11th Annual Roxbury Township Community Beach Blast, an event that used to be the non-profit group’s biggest fundraiser.

In fact, the Alliance will not have any part of the party this time around.

Before last year, people who attended the Beach Blast had to pay a fee to get in, money ...

Roxbury Talent on Display at Senior Art Show

ROXBURY, NJ - Sixteen Roxbury High School seniors displayed their artistic artwork and skill May 31 at this year’s Annual Senior Art Show. Students showed pieces and answered questions during their open gallery spaces.

Seniors featured this year were Daniella Andreotta, Ashley Armstrong, Alexander Baccaro, Chelsea Bailey, Katelyn Beach, Evan Van Biert, Abbigail Brembs, Gianna ...

Roxbury Middle School Band Takes First in Music Showcase Festival

ROXBURY, NJ - The Eisenhower Middle School Eighth Grade Concert Band recently took first place in a Music Showcase Festival and was awarded Outstanding Section Awards for the trumpet and French Horn sections.

The students competed in Class A Concert Band and were rated against four other ensembles in the same group classification. The band was adjudicated in areas such as intonation, ...

Ledgewood Veteran Named as Roxbury Parade Marshal

ROXBURY, NJ - A Ledgewood man who served in the Navy during the Korean War will be the grand marshal of this year's Roxbury Memorial Day Parade, according to the parade committee.

The man, Jack Hogan, served from 1949 to 1953, said Michele O'Halloran, who is an assistant to Roxbury Township Manager John Shepherd.

"Immediately following the parade, Mr.

Clouds Part, Colors Fly at Annual Roxbury Color Fun Run

ROXBURY, NJ - On an drizzly Sunday morning at Horseshoe Lake Park in Succasunna, rain clouds parted just in time for this year’s Color Fun Run.

The event, hosted by the Roxbury Rotary/Interact Club, was conducted in support of Matt Adonis, a fourth grader at Nixon Elementary School who is battling a brain tumor.

This year’s Color Fun Run boasted 569 participants who helped ...

County Students Attend 38th Annual Morris County Teen Arts Festival

RANDOLPH, NJ — More than 1,500 students from sixteen schools throughout Morris County came to County College of Morris (CCM) recently to celebrate the 38th Annual Morris County Teen Arts Festival. CCM has been the host since the festival’s inception.

Clayton Allen, director of the Morris County Teen Arts Festival and associate professor of Visual Arts at CCM - who has been working ...

Bye Bye Birdie at Investors Bank Theater

ROXBURY, NJ - Hexagon Players continues to delight audiences of all ages this spring with their musical production of Bye Bye Birdie, their first production in partnership with Roxbury Arts Alliance at Investors Bank Theater at the Horseshoe Lake Complex in Succasuna.

Under the direction of Ray Gelpke, the musical direction of Nancy James and the choreography of Olivia Davis, Bye Bye ...

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