Roxbury Mini-THON Makes 'Dreams Come True' For Pediatric Cancer Patients

March 18, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - “Standing up” for what is right may not always be easy. More than 400 Roxbury High School students learned that lesson at the fifth annual Mini-THON, an all-night dance fundraiser hosted at the school Friday to raise money and support for the fight against pediatric cancer.

Participating students and teachers were required to remain standing for twelve hours, the ...

Fewer Than 340 in Roxbury Remain Powerless

ROXBURY, NJ - The good news for customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) in Roxbury: As of Friday afternoon, there were fewer than 340 of you remaining without power.

The bad news? If you are among those who lost power in the most recent storm, you might not get electricity until Wednesday.

The company said 339 of its 10,039 customers in Roxbury, about 3 percent, remained ...

Utility Work in Roxbury Might Continue Through Storm; Emergency Declared by Gov

ROXBURY, NJ – (Updated 4 p.m.) Utility crews will try to work through tomorrow’s snowstorm to restore power to Roxbury residents still in the dark from Friday’s weather, said Roxbury Office of Emergency Management Director Robert Bob Hackett.

He said crews from both Jersey Central Power & Light and Public Service Electric & Gas are “diligently trying to restore ...

Helicopters Summoned as 2,500+ in Roxbury Remain Without Electricity

ROXBURY, NJ – (Updated 2:20 p.m.) Jersey Central Power & Light was using helicopters today to access the condition of its damaged power grid in Morris County, as more than 35,000 county residents – including more than 2,500 in Roxbury – remained without electricity following Friday’s storm, officials said.

As of Sunday afternoon, Roxbury schools will be on a ...

Still No Power for Nearly Half of JCP&L's Roxbury Customers

ROXBURY, NJ - More than 40 percent of Jersey Central Power & Light's customers in Roxbury remained without electricity as 2 p.m. approached on the day after a brutal, windy snowstorm downed power lines across the region, the utility said.

At 1:45 p.m., JCP&L had yet to restore service to 4,270 Roxbury customers, it said. That number was confirmed by Roxbury Township ...

Roxbury Athletes to Compete in Worldwide CrossFit Open

ROXBURY, NJ - Forty athletes from the Strong Together Roxbury CrossFit in Ledgewood are currently participating in a worldwide event to find the most physically fit person on the planet.

The contest, the "CrossFit Open" begins on Thursday and runs for five weeks. It is dubbed "the world's premier test to find the Fittest on Earth," and is known to be a ...

Atlantic Health, Five Additional NJ Hospital Systems, Partner to Form 'Healthcare Transformation Consortium'

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Recently, Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase announced they were joining forces to reduce healthcare costs. Now six New Jersey-based health care systems, including Atlantic Health System -- a TAPinto Roxbury sponsor -- have been working on the same goal, and have formed a consortium designed to reduce costs, expand access and enhance care for their ...

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JCP&L Preparing for Third Nor’easter That Could Impact Region

March 20, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is preparing for the third nor’easter to hit the region in the past two weeks that could produce more than a foot of heavy, wet snow and the potential for wind gusts up to 45 mph in its northern and central New Jersey service areas beginning early Wednesday. 

JCP&L personnel have implemented storm and staffing plans ...