• Center Drugs Closes

    The note posted to the front door at 656 Bloomfield Avenue on Wednesday morning caught more than few Verona residents off guard: Center Drugs had shut its doors. George and Carol Bukwich had owned and operated the...

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  • Real Estate For Memorial Day Weekend

    This weekend, Verona will remember the 44 men who gave their lives in service to their country. Weather permitting, the parade will kick off from Everett Field at 10 a.m. on Monday and head to the center...

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  • Surveillance Camera Helps Police Nab Burglary Suspect

    Verona Police quickly arrested a suspect in the attempted burglary of a Pompton Avenue business last week after the man’s actions were captured on surveillance camera footage. According to the Verona Police Department, on Wednesday, May 18,...

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  • Leonard Shriber, Verona Realtor

    Leonard Shriber, a long-time Verona realtor and redeveloper, passed away suddenly on May 19, 2016. A Pittsburgh native, he led an accessories firm in California for two decades. Shriber moved to Verona in 1999 and joined Prudential...

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  • Big Bedroom Weekend In Verona Real Estate

    If you need a little extra space for sleeping, this might be the weekend to go house-hunting in Verona. Three of the new listings this weekend have four bedrooms and one has five. (The 6-bedroom listing is a...

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  • HBW History Mavens Head To National Competition

    Four eighth-grade students from H.B. Whitehorne Middle School will be heading to Washington, D.C. in mid-June after qualifying at the New Jersey state finals of National History Day on May 7. Alex Newman qualified in the junior...

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  • New Business: The Powder Room

    Women around the world spent more than $160 million on their eyebrows in 2015. Cynthia Wrobel wants to make sure some of their future spending happens close to home. Eyebrows are a specialty at The Powder Room,...

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  • Real Estate Bubbles Over

    Last weekend, Verona real estate had a rainy Mother’s Day breather. This Saturday and Sunday, the market is getting back in gear, with starter condos and downsizing condos in the new listings, and five single-family homes. But...

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  • Crowd Hears BOE’s Teacher’s Aides Plan

    It was the longest, loudest, and angriest Verona Board of Education meeting in at least two years. It opened with the president of the Verona teacher’s union rebuking the BOE and ended with BOE members chastising the...

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  • Turmoil Over Teacher’s Aides

    As the manager of a small school district operating under an unforgiving state spending cap, Verona’s Board of Education is constantly looking for ways to better spend limited taxpayer money. But a BOE effort to better manage...

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