• Ida Ruggiero, 95

    Ida Ruggiero, 95, of Verona, N.J., passed away on November 20, 2017. Services will begin on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at Shook’s Cedar Grove Funeral Home, 486 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove, N.J. Funeral Mass...

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  • All-American Honors For Volleyball Players

    The Super Essex Conference has released its All-American Division selections in girls volleyball, and if you think that might look a lot like the Verona High School volleyball team, you’d be right. Carly Waterman, Madisyn Matthews, Brooke...

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  • Juniors Help Kids Reach Santa

    The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona is once again inviting all Verona children to write letters to Santa. The mailing address is: Santa Claus The North Pole c/o P.O. Box 91 Verona, NJ 07044 Letters will be...

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  • Webelos Visit Rescue Squad

    The Webelos Den recently visited the Verona Rescue Squad as part of their First Responder Requirement. For more information in Verona Cub Scout Pack 32, please visit www.veronapack32.org.

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  • Real Estate As The Leaves Fall

    After the heavy rains, there’s always the wind and, in fall, that always means more leaves to rake around Verona houses. You can assess your future raking obligations at five new listings for single-family homes and four...

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  • Beth Ahm President Thanks Town Council, Government For Support

    The following remarks were delivered by Debbie Dretel Lawrence at the Monday, November 13, Town Council meeting: I am the soon to be past president of Congregation Beth Ahm. As you are aware, our synagogue closed at...

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  • Mountain Bike Team Holds Orientation Friday

    It’s not too cold to think about the next season of competitive mountain biking. The Essex Offroad Mountain Bike Team will hold an orientation session tonight, Friday, November 17, for middle school and high school boys and...

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  • Essex County Confirms Freschi BOE Win

    Essex County election officials confirmed today that Lisa Freschi won re-election to the Verona Board of Education last Tuesday. According to a review of provisional ballots, Freschi received a total of 1,710 votes to 1,699 for challenger...

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  • Pennacchio Opposes Legalization Of Marijuana

    New Jersey state Sen. Joe Pennacchio, who represents the legislative district that includes Verona, today condemned Governor-elect Phil Murphy’s plans to legalize marijuana in New Jersey. Pennacchio, a Republican, cited what he called a “drastic” increase in...

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  • Team Zoey Sets 7th Turkey Trot 5K

    Saturday, November 25, is the date for this year’s Team Zoey “Turkey Trot” races in Verona Park. Now in its seventh year, the 5K race and one mile “fun run” raise money to battle an unusual childhood...

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