• Freund To Be New Principal At Laning

    At its Tuesday, May 26, meeting the Verona Board of Education approved Howard Freund to be the new principal at Laning Avenue School, effective September 1. Freund, a music educator by background, has been the assistant principal...

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  • Verona’s Heroes Come Alive Again On Memorial Day

    They came to Bloomfield Avenue today to honor fathers, brothers, grand-uncles and friends from long ago. People that the rest of knew only–until today–as a list of names recited on Memorial Day. But today, these heroes came...

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  • Two Arrested In Area Burglaries

    The Verona Police Department has just announced arrests in the string of burglaries that have happened in Verona since May 10. The Nixle alert sent by the VPD says that two individuals were arrested on Friday, but...

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  • Holiday Weekend Real Estate

    This is what passes for a “light” weekend in Verona real estate now: Only 7 new listings. And unlike last week, when most of the 10 new listings were single-family homes, only two listings this weekend are...

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  • History’s Heroes To March Again On Memorial Day

    Private John B. Wands Jr. was one of dozens of young men from Verona who went off to fight in World War II. He was one of 33 who never returned: The 19-year-old was killed in the...

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  • Attempted Break In On Woodland

    There was an attempted break in at a house on Woodland Avenue in the early hours of Wednesday morning, and law enforcement sources think it might have been the work of the same people who broke into...

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  • Verona Actor’s New Role: The War On Terror

    In the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon, law enforcement in the U.S. was trying everything it could to get inside the Muslim community in America. Now one of those...

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  • New Business: Ivy & Shania

    The temperature in Verona was above normal in April and it looks like May will be more of the same. Which is why it’s probably a good idea that there’s lots of heat-beating linen and silk for...

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  • Yes, It’s Safe To Drink The Water

    Much of Monday night’s Town Council meeting was devoted to explaining the water quality report and notice sent to Verona residents last week about a higher than normal level of arsenic in our water supply. The presentation...

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  • Real Estate Blossoms In May

    Last month was the best April in Verona real estate in a decade, and May looks as if it could be one for the record books too. There are 10 new listings this weekend, and most of...

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