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From Roxy’s Mailbag: Fall Festival and Benefit with a Horse and Farm Life Theme, October 17th in Tewksbury, NJ

By: Roxy on 10/4/09 @ 7:15 am

Hi Roxy,
I was browsing your site (it is terrific!) and wanted to let you know that we are hosting a fall festival and benefit with a horse and farm life theme on October 17th from 1 to 4pm at Center Line Farm in Tewksbury, NJ.
The festival will benefit two very worthy local organizations. The first is Animeals which [...]




Not Too Late to Get a Flu Shot at MinuteClinic, CVS in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 12/1/08 @ 2:55 pm

Whether I’m surfing the blogosphere or catching up with friends and family in New Jersey, I’ve been hearing a lot about bad colds and the flu.  Just in the past couple of years, Rex and I have become diligent about taking London and Maddie for flu shots, and being good role models by protecting ourselves [...]




Roxy’s Got Ten Bucks to Spend on Holiday Shopping in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 11/14/08 @ 10:33 pm

It’s not even time for Thanksgiving yet, but I feel like Santa Claus just stopped by and stuffed my stocking… in today’s mail, I received a $10 gift from the Historic Chester Business Association to use for local holiday shopping.  I just bring the postcard in to one of the select Chester, NJ stores between now [...]




Chester’s Annual Harvest Celebration/Pet Costume Contest and Parade Scheduled for Saturday, October 11th and Sunday, October 12th, 2008

By: Roxy on 10/5/08 @ 10:33 am

Is it wrong for me to wish for rain in the Roxiticus Valley next weekend so that Chester’s annual Harvest Celebration/Pet Costume Contest and Parade, scheduled for Saturday, October 11th and Sunday, October 12th will be rescheduled for the rain dates — Saturday, October 18th and Sunday, October 19th?  Our family is headed away on [...]




Best of Chester, NJ: Black River Music & Art Festival Saturday, August 16, 2008

By: Roxy on 08/2/08 @ 10:14 pm

The Black River Music and Art Fest, coming to Chester, New Jersey on Saturday, August 16th, is a FREE all day event featuring some of the best local original musical acts as well as numerous visual artists displaying their work. Last year’s event drew an estimated 9,000 people, and they’re expecting an even bigger turnout [...]




Historic Chester Business Association

By: Roxy on 06/24/08 @ 10:19 am

Rex and I took the girls out last night for dinner at the Publick House and picked up a copy of the 2008-2009 Historic Chester Business Association Shopping & Dining Guide for Chester, New Jersey. This helpful guide is available from many local Chester NJ merchants, and includes the all-important 2008 calendar of Historic Chester [...]