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Roxbury Enjoys Big 100th Birthday Bash for Fire Company

August 12, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ - Let it be known: Roxbury firefighters sure know how to throw a birthday party.

Hosting hundreds of firefighters and dozens of fire trucks, from as far away as Millburn, Roxbury Fire Chemical Co. 1 of Succasunna celebrated 100 years of service on Saturday with a huge parade, kind words from politicians and a party that included free food, live music and cheap ...

A Century of Volunteerism; Roxbury Firefighters Ready for Big Parade

ROXBURY, NJ - More than 100 firetrucks ambulances and other emergency vehicles will roll down Main Street in Succasunna Aug. 12 as the Roxbury Fire Department celebrates 100 years of service.

For Roxbury Chemical Engine Co. 1 Firefighter Tommy Bilancia, it will be the culmination of more than a year of sometimes stressful planning. As chairman of the centennial celebration, Bilancia’s ...

Tickets Remain for Bus from Roxbury to Bertrand Island Memories

ROXBURY, NJ – A trip down Memory Lane is in store next week for those who fondly remember the rides at Bertrand Island Amusement Park.

One thing to know: The main segment of Memory Lane is about two hours of westbound Route 80.

At the end lies Elysburg, Pa., the home of Knoebels Amusement Park. It’s a place where carnival rides from the 1920s through the 1950s – identical ...

Three Roxbury Buildings Recommended for County Historic Preservation Grants

ROXBURY, NJ – Three historic buildings in Roxbury – the King Homestead in Ledgewood, the former Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad train station in Landing and the Ledgewood Baptist Church – have been recommended to each receive more than $100,000 in grant money for preservation projects, it was announced Wednesday.

The buildings are among 25 historic sites in Morris ...

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