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Franklin School Recycles Pouches, Wins Entenmann's Party

April 28, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ – Franklin Elementary School was the randomly-drawn winner this month of a nationwide promotion related to recycling. The win means an Entenmann's-based classroom party for the school.

The school pledged to help the environment by using recycling to reduce waste. It did so as part of the "Entenmann’s Little Bites Make the Pledge Promotion," a contest ...

Celebrate Earth Day with Community Cleanup and Lots of Native Plants

ROXBURY, NJ - The Lake Hopatcong Foundation (LHF) will be celebrating Earth Day, a globally celebrated holiday focused on green awareness and environmental issues, with a community cleanup on April 22 and then continuing the celebration with a native plant sale on May 6.

LHF Adopt-A-Road Cleanup

Lots of hands make light work.  Join the Foundation for just one hour, 8:30 a.m.

Vote to Help Lake Hopatcong Group Get Floating Classroom

ROXBURY, NJ -  The Lake Hopatcong Foundation is asking people to vote daily, through May 12, to help it win up to $100,000 in grant money that will go toward a floating classroom boat.

The non-profit group is hoping to buy a 40-foot, custom-built covered pontoon boat that would be used to teach children about the lake. The grant for the boat would come from a USA Today Network program ...

In Roxbury, Lake Hopatcong Muck Gets Gardeners' Attention

ROXBURY, NJ – A contractor is nearly finished removing dead plants and black “muck” from Landing Channel, an experiment funded by the Lake Hopatcong Foundation that, if effective, might be used elsewhere on Lake Hopatcong.

The “hydroraking” has left deep piles of wet, black material piled on a small peninsula leased by the township. But Lake Hopatcong ...

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