• Developer Advances Bloomfield Avenue Project

    Dennis Handel, the developer looking to turn 176 and 200 Bloomfield Avenue into a mixed-use complex, won two procedural votes at last night’s Planning Board meeting that seem to put him one step closer to the project’s approval....

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  • Real Estate: Lot To Love?

    Verona is often described as a town that’s fully built. Unlike suburbs to the west and south of us, we’re told, there’s no open space for a big development. But a new listing this weekend could put...

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  • New Business: HoneyBaked Ham Store & Cafe

    There are two things that you immediately need to know about the HoneyBaked Ham Store & Cafe in West Caldwell. The first, is that it’s owned by one of your neighbors in Verona and the second, that...

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  • Fourth Grader Stars In NBA Hoops Contest

    Verona has some very talented high school basketball players. But the Verona basketball player who stood out in an NBA All-Star game event this weekend won’t be entering high school for another four and a half years....

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  • New Home To Replace Victorian Near Brookdale

    On Thursday, February 13, the Verona Board of Adjustment approved plans for a new home at 20 Mountainview Road that will replace the circa 1880 residence now on the lot. The new home is being built by...

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  • Real Estate Love

    We hate to say it, but there’s not a lot to love in Verona real estate this weekend. Don’t get us wrong: There are lots of lovely single-family homes and condos here, but almost none of them...

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  • Adoption Movie To Get Austin Festival Premiere

    The high-profile SXSW film and music festival in Austin, Texas starts on March 13 and Verona will be in the house. Samantha Futerman, who turned the unusual story of her adoption from South Korea into a movie...

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  • Million-Dollar Homes, Million-Dollar Views

    There’s a new listing in Verona real estate this weekend with a million-dollar price: $1,295,000 to be exact. There’s an open house for another that’s listed at $1,075,000. But there are three other homes of note this weekend...

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  • BOE To Assess Opposition To PARCC

    Even as Verona’s public schools get ready to hold information sessions on the PARCC test, the Board of Education said at its Tuesday night meeting that it is preparing to find out how many students may refuse...

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  • Verona Park In Winter

    When he is not coaching volleyball at Verona High School, Jeff Stiefbold can often be found in Verona Park with his camera. So it was on Monday, when Verona schools were shut by snow day number two...

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