• Verona Blotter August 12– 19, 2016

    August 12, 2016 2:33 AM: Officers Rob Juliano and Robert Maguire responded to the Passaic Police Department to pick up Paul Butler of Passaic on an outstanding warrant from the Verona Municipal Court. After processing, Butler posted...

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  • Soccer Car Wash Saturday

    It’s fundraising season for the fall sports, and the Verona High School boys and girls soccer teams are holding their car wash this Saturday, August 27, in the loop in front of H.B. Whitehorne. You won’t even...

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  • Take A Look At Verona’s Monuments

    Have you ever walked around the civic center in the center of town and noticed those plaques and signs and wondered what they said? Jeff Shilling did, and he took his cell phone camera around town to...

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  • Machnowski Takes 3rd In 33-Mile Mountain Bike Race

    Fourteen-year-old Verona resident Nina Machnowski competed in the 10th Annual Hampshire 100 endurance mountain bike race on Sunday, August 21. Machnowski races for Team Pedal Montclair and finished in third place in the 50K Sport Women class....

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  • Antoinette Onorato, 71

    Mrs. Antoinette Onorato, 71, died on August 17, 2016 in Montclair. Visiting will be in the Prout Funeral Home, 370 Bloomfield Avenue, Verona on Friday, August 26 from 4 to 7 p.m. Graveside services will be in...

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  • VFD Gets 7 New Firefighters

    The Verona Fire Department recently had seven members graduate from the Essex County Fire Academy Firefighter I program, the largest VFD contingent through the program in some time. Pictured above (left to right) are Probationary Firefighter Mike...

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  • Band, Football Car Washes Saturday

    The Verona High School football team and the VHS Marching Maroon and White are together on the gridiron all fall, so it is perhaps only fitting that they are both having car washes on same day. This...

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  • VHS Hoops Wins Summer League

    It was deja vu all over again, but this time Verona came out on top. In the spring, the 2016 Verona High School boys basketball team garnered the North 1, Group 1 state sectional championship before falling...

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  • RSVP Now For VHS ’81 Reunion

    The Verona High School class of 1981 will be holding its 35th reunion on Saturday, October 1. The event will be held at Victor’s Chateau in Little Falls from 7 to 11:30 p.m. and the $70 price...

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  • Gwendolyn “Lynn” Acocella, 73

    Mrs. Gwendolyn “Lynn” Acocella, 73, died on Monday, August 8, 2016 in Livingston. A Funeral Mass will be offered in St. Cassian’s Church, Upper Montclair on Friday, August 12, at 10 a.m. Visiting in the Prout Funeral...

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