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Yes, That Was the Mayor Bagging Stuff at Roxbury's ShopRite

September 20, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ – When it comes to bagging groceries at ShopRite, today wasn’t Roxbury Councilman Dan Kline’s first rodeo, as they say.

Kline worked as a Succasunna ShopRite bagger while in high school. So his efforts doing so alongside Roxbury Mayor Mark Crowley and state Assemblyman Anthony Bucco - for the annual ShopRite Partners in Caring Help Bag Hunger Day – came ...

Get in the Loop: Sponsors Sought for Lake Hopatcong Event

ROXBURY, NJ - The Lake Hopatcong Foundation is offering local businesses the opportunity to get their names in front of hundreds of community-minded people next month by becoming sponsors for the annual Lake Loop.

The Lake Loop, taking place this year on Oct. 7, is a fundraiser for the non-profit group. It is a bicycling, running and paddling "challenge" that starts at Hopatcong ...

Roxbury Firehouse Has High Hopes for Vendor Fair

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury Fire Company 1 in Succasunna is hosting a vendor fair in November, something organizer Jennifer Markle hopes will be a successful fundraiser for the group of volunteer first-responders.

Markle, a Succasunna resident who has been a firefighter with Company 1 for almost 10 years, said the she and her colleagues would love to see at least 50 small businesses participate ...

Tricky Tray Hosted by Roxbury Woman's Club -- Advance Tickets On Sale Now

ROXBURY, NJ - Presale tickets are available now for the Oct. 13 Tricky Tray hosted by the Roxbury Woman’s Club in the Roxbury High School cafeteria.  Doors open 5 p.m., calling begins 7 p.m.

Advance ticket entry packet is $25.  At the door, the packet is $30, cash only.  All regular trays are $50 minimum value.  Other prizes include 50/50 raffle, golf foursome, ...

Cheeseburgers and Chicken Help Snag Missing Roxbury Dog

ROXBURY, NJ – A dog that left its Succasunna yard last week spent five nights wandering some nearby Roxbury wetlands before being found Wednesday by Eleventh Hour Rescue volunteers who used cheeseburgers and a rotisserie chicken in their effort..

The bull terrier, named Bella, was caught in a dog trap placed in a swampy area off Righter Road and Clearfield Avenue by Jeanette Campbell and ...

Roxbury to Host Walk to Raise Awareness and Funds for Alzheimer’s

ROXBURY, NJ – Residents of Morris and Essex counties will have an opportunity to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s disease by participating in upcoming Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s events in Succasunna and West Orange on Sept. 9 and Sept. 29, respectively.

“Every step forward strengthens the Alzheimer’s Association vision of a world ...

Roxbury Cross-Country Helps Social Services with Food Collection

ROXBURY, NJ - Members of the 2018 Roxbury High School Cross-Country team recently donated to Roxbury Social Services a car trunk's worth of food they collected at their season kick-off dinner.

The dinner took place Aug. 21. The team's booster club decided last year that team members should be encouraged to give back to the community, an idea that led to adding the food-drive ...

Roxbury Girls Soccer Gets a Sunny Day for Car Wash

ROXBURY, NJ - Hoses, soapy sponges and piles towels lined the driveway at Eisenhower Middle School on Saturday as the Roxbury High School girls soccer team attacked some dirty cars for its annual fundraising car wash. 

After so many rainy, dreary weekends, the girls got a very needed assist from Mother Nature with sun and clear skies. 

By day's end, the girls ...

Kids Consider Homelessness at 'Cardboard City' in Roxbury

ROXBURY, NJ – Beautiful weather blessed the young people who participated yesterday in the annual “Cardboard City” event at St. Therese Roman Catholic Church in Succasunna.

To Kevin Irving - a St. Therese Youth Group member helping organize the event - that was no accident. “We’ve been praying so much that this year’s weather would be ...

It's Popcorn Season! Support Scouting in Roxbury and Beyond

(Cedar Knolls, NJ) The Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council Scouts has started its fundraising season with the always expected and delicious popcorn sale. Across Middlesex, Morris, Somerset, Sussex and Union counties you will find Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturing Crews selling popcorn in storefronts, festivals, parades, car shows and different community events to ...


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