Scientists, Lawmakers Tour Lake Hopatcong With Eyes On Preventing Algae Bloom In 2020An algae bloom on a popular New Jersey lake kept swimmers out of the water over the summer and hurt businesses. Now, there has been call for more funding to make sure it doesn't happen again.
Same Type Of Algae That Shut Down NJ Lakes Linked To Dog Deaths In North CarolinaTouching or ingesting the toxic algae can cause skin rash, digestive issues, eye infections and be even more harmful to pets.
Search For Missing Man On Lake Hopatcong Suspended Until Monday MorningSadly, there was still no sign Sunday of the man who went missing on a New Jersey lake.
Back To The Water: 'No Swim Advisory' Lifted In 2 Sections Of Lake HopatcongAnother section of New Jersey's Lake Hopatcong is now open for swimming.
Toxic Algae Bloom On N.J.'s Lake Hopatcong Making Negative Impact On Area BusinessesThe slick green appearance of Lake Hopatcong is ruining what is usually a busy summer season for boat rental companies and others.
Swimming Advisory Partially Lifted At Lake HopatcongA harmful algae bloom and elevated bacteria levels throughout the majority of the lake prompted officials to issue advisories earlier this summer.
Expert: Why Some New Jersey Lakes Are Danger Spots For Swimmers This SummerDr. Angela Cristini, a professor of biology at Ramapo College, talks on the rise of algae blooms keeping swimmers out of some of New Jersey's most popular lakes.
Swimming Banned On Another NJ Lake Due To Toxic Algae BloomsWhile the hottest days of summer force involuntary sweating, a dip in Greenwood Lake is now off limits to cool off.
Lake Hopatcong Algae Bloom So Bad, Officials Warn Against Even Touching The WaterNew Jersey environmental officials say people shouldn't swim in New Jersey's largest lake or even touch the water because of the presence of an extensive harmful algae bloom.
Algae Bloom Spoils Swimming In New Jersey's Lake Hopatcong For WeeksContact with the water can lead to a range of health issues, from rashes to flu-like symptoms.
NJ Man Wanted On Domestic Violence Charge Shot By Trooper A New Jersey man wanted in a domestic violence investigation was shot by a state trooper and has been charged with assault and resisting arrest, state officials said Monday.
Swimmer Found Dead At Lake Hopatcong 4 Days After VanishingA man was found dead Tuesday, four days after he disappeared when he went for a swim in Lake Hopatcong.
Authorities Continue Search For ‘Avid Swimmer’ Missing On Lake HopatcongA search was expected to resume Tuesday, for a missing swimmer in New Jersey's biggest lake.
Two Injured In Hit-And-Run Boat Accident On Lake HopatcongThe boat that fled the scene was described as a large, white cabin boat with an aluminum prop that should also have extensive damage.
Light Snow Falls Across Parts Of Tri-State AreaFall is far from over, but some neighborhoods in the Tri-State woke up to snow this morning.