from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A borough of north central New Jersey on Lake Hopatcong northwest of Morristown. The city and lake are summer resorts. Population: 15,900.


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  • Hopatcong, N.J. Next question: What should the Reds do with their outfield talent glut? - AL finds steals from startling places

  • "They're coaxing you toward the tiered plan," said Gregory Tallman, of Hopatcong, N.J.

    The Seattle Times

  • During a question-and-answer session at a church hall in Hopatcong in Sussex County, Debra Nicholson, of Sparta, prefaced a question about affordable housing with this praise: "Having a governor who's smart and has the perseverance to do what's right is hot and sexy."

    The Seattle Times

  • Dave Cornine, who works for Cablevision, was working in a Hopatcong, N.J. residence Wednesday when he heard growling noises.

    Breaking News: CBS News

  • But I hope it comes out to a good ending because this is one of the most beautiful animals I've seen in the history of probably Hopatcong -- he's beautiful.

    Breaking News: CBS News

  • A black bear led New Jersey animal control officials on a 45-minute chase through a Hopatcong neighborhood before finally succumbing to tranquilizers, Dec. 15, 2011.

    Breaking News: CBS News

  • Bear problems are common enough in Hopatcong that the Police Department has a section of its website dedicated to bears. | Top Stories

  • Cable guy finds bear in basement of New Jersey home ANIMAL control officers tranquilised a large black bear today after a cable repair man found the animal in the basement of a home in Hopatcong, New Jersey, about 64km west of New York City. | Top Stories

  • "They're coaxing you toward the tiered plan," said Gregory Tallman in Hopatcong, N.J. He hasn't had his iPhone 4S throttled yet, but he's gotten text-messages from AT&T, warning that he's approaching the limit.


  • A Hopatcong man has been charged with killing a 22-year-old friend inside the home she shared with her parents. - News


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