• Mr. Vincent P. LaStella, 62

    Mr. Vincent P. LaStella, 62, of Verona died on May 27, 2016. A funeral mass will be offered in Our Lady of the Lake Church, Verona on Wednesday, June 1 at 10 a.m. Visiting in the Prout...

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  • Rain Alters Memorial Day

    The weather is not going to cooperate with Memorial Day 2016 in Verona. Faced with what was likely to be a rainy morning, the town decided last evening to cancel today’s parade. There will still, however, be...

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  • Apply To Be A School Crossing Guard

    The Verona Police Department has let us know that it is accepting applications for school crossing guards. Crossing guard candidates must be a citizen and resident of New Jersey and be in good health–you’ve got to have...

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  • Summer Basketball Camp

    Verona residents Mike Passero and Mike Aldiero have let us know that they will be staffing a basketball camp for boys and girls entering grades 4 to 9 at Bloomfield High School this summer. Passero is the...

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  • Tour Montclair By Bike Saturday

    Derek Mithaug, the co-owner of Verona’s own electric bike store Electric Spokes has let us know that there’s a bike tour in Montclair this Saturday, May 28. The “Tour Des Fleurs” is part of a series of...

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  • RSVP Now For Senior Sports Banquet

    Verona High School’s fall, winter and spring sports teams will be converging on The Villa At Moutain Lakes on Tuesday, June 7, for the senior sports award banquet. If you’d like to join them, the VHS Sports...

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  • Machnowski Takes 1st In Mountain Biking Race

    Congratulations to Nina Machnowski for finishing 1st place in CAT 2 junior women 12-18, in the Hudson to Highlands (H2H) Race Series on Sunday. Machnowski, a 14-year-old Verona resident, recently secured a cycling sponsorship from the local...

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  • Coyote Alert

    Mark Fortgang, who lives in the Brookdale corner of town sent us an email with a new wildlife alert: a coyote. “I saw a healthy, young coyote walking up Wayland Drive this morning,” he wrote. “It came...

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  • Memorial Day Parade Monday

    Verona’s Memorial Day parade will step off from Everett Field at 10 a.m. on Monday morning, May 30, and follow its usual route west on Bloomfield Avenue to the center of town. The ceremony will be held...

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  • 12U Softball Claims Summer Blast Off Crown

    The Verona 12U travel softball team capped off a perfect weekend with a 4-2 win over Bridgewater in the championship game of the 5th Annual North Brunswick Summer Blast Off tournament on Sunday. After an unblemished Saturday...

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