Bats, Balls and a Fond Farewell at Roxbury Baseball/Softball Ceremony

April 19, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury’s recreation baseball and softball programs will kick-off their 2018 seasons Friday evening with a ceremony at Landing Park that will include a farewell to a man known to many as the guy who made night ballgames possible.

The man, former Roxbury Recreation Department Building Attendant Jim Crupi, was often the fellow who turned on - and turned off ...

Busy Beavers at Roxbury DPW as Storms Leave Limb-Strewn Yards

ROXBURY, NJ – Don’t expect it to pick up “every twig,” but the Roxbury Department of Public Works(DPW) is ready to help residents get rid of fallen tree limbs and sticks that are too big for the Blue Diamond Disposal garbage trucks.

“We would like everybody to use Blue Diamond for the material that Blue Diamond accepts,” said Roxbury DPW Director Richard ...

Fullerton Wins Approval to Move HQ to Former Roxbury Cement Plant

ROXBURY, NJ – Fullerton Grounds Maintenance (FGM) got the green light Monday to proceed with its plan to move its headquarters to a site in Kenvil now occupied by a dilapidated former cement plant.

The Roxbury Zoning Board voted 5-1 to grant FGM the zoning variances it needs to move forward. The sole negative vote was cast by Roxbury Zoning Board Member Joyce Dargel, who questioned the ...

'Quick Hitting,' Quick Melting Snowstorm Predicted for Morning Commute

ROXBURY, NJ - An April 1 storm is headed to Roxbury and will bring snowfall at up to two inches per hour this morning, according to the National Weather Service.

The weather service said snow is likely to continue at that rate between 4 a.m. and 9 a.m., making for "difficult travel conditions" during the morning commute. "Expect poor visibilities below one-half-mile at times in ...

Roxbury's Nixon School Students to Help Name Park in Landing

ROXBURY, NJ - Nixon School students will be a part of history this year by helping Roxbury pick a name for a small park on Lake Hopatcong in Landing.

The students were visited by members of the Landing Gateway and Streetscaping Committee on March 26, including Roxbury Mayor Mark Crowley, Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum President Marty Kane and Shawn Potillo.

These ...

Roxbury Council to JCP&L: Come Here With Answers

ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury Township officials feel the town was put on a back burner by Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) during the recent storms and they want to meet face-to-face with company representatives to find out why.

The concerns the Roxbury Mayor and Council were aired at both Tuesday’s meeting and at the panel’s March 13 session, particularly by ...

Town Tax Will Stay Flat as Roxbury Approaches Debt Freedom

ROXBURY, NJ - The township portion of the average Roxbury homeowner's tax bill will increase by less than $20 this year under a proposed municipal budget introduced Tuesday by the township Mayor and Council.The $30.4 million spending plan, slated for final approval on April 24, will require a municipal tax rate of $1.06 per $100 of assessed valuation, according to township ...

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