LANDING, N.J. (June 18, 2019) – From above, Earth appears as a water planet with more than 71 percent of its surface covered with this vital resource for life. Water Impacts climate, agriculture, transportation, industry and more. It inspires art and music. The Lake Hopatcong Foundation, in cooperation with New Jersey Council for the Humanities, will examine water as an environmental necessity and an important cultural element as it hosts “Water/Ways,” a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street (MoMS) program. “Water/Ways” will be on view at the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Environmental and Cultural Center, 125 Landing Road, Landing, N.J. from July 1 through August 10.
The Metropolitan Builders & Contractors Association of New Jersey (MetroBCA) has announced the Winners of the 2019 Awards of Excellence. Succasunna, NJ based builder, Main Street Custom Homes & Remodeling (MSCH&R) received the award for “Best Historic Renovation – Commercial” for the Steeple Restoration project at the First Presbyterian Church of Succasunna. The award was presented on June 6, 2019 at the MetroBCA annual spring gala dinner which took place at the Hanover Manor in East Hanover, NJ. (more…)
ROXBURY TWP., NJ – May 1, 2019 – The Roxbury Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that its 7th Annual Town-wide Garage Sale will take place during the weekend of Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., each day, throughout the Township. In 2018 this fundraiser, for the Chamber of Commerce, featured over 150 individual garage sales—attracting hundreds of visitors to the Township for a great weekend of shopping.
Some highlighted Bills which are under consideration in the New Jersey State Senate and/or Assembly. This rolling list for 2019 is compiled by Chamber President Nick Wunner as he’s identified these to be of interest to our Chamber Membership and other businesses within our community.
In past years, the owners of Knight’s Automotive Repair in Ledgewood had a tough time choosing the recipient of the car they gave away in their annual Wheels to Prosper program. This year was different, because they had help with a partnership of car repairing, visit website for more details and information. (more…)
May 2, 2018, Trenton — Governor Phil Murphy today signed into law one of the most expansive paid sick leave programs in the nation, fulfilling his commitment to support working families and strengthen New Jersey’s economy. New Jersey now joins a select group of states – nine plus the District of Columbia – that have enacted paid sick leave to provide earned compensation for workers who miss work due to illness or needing to take care of a sick loved one.