• Letter To The Editor: Old Budget Ways Are Done

    At its meeting on this coming Monday, May 16, the Verona Town Council will vote on the 2016 budget. This year’s development and introduction of the town budget provided a great contrast between the new approach the...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Budget 2016: Mice & Elephants Get The Boot

    Verona’s former town manager used to frame all financial discussions in terms of “elephants” (the big worries) and “mice” (the smaller ones). Since Joe Martin resigned last summer after the change in majority on the Town Council,...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Town Council Talks About Speeding, Budget Issues

    The Town Council met on Monday, January 4, with a new township attorney, Brian Aloia, on the dais and an agenda that signaled that there will be changes coming to both traffic enforcement and Verona’s budget process....

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • Town Readies Plan To Tackle OT Problems

    The last Town Council meeting was all about overtime problems among some of Verona’s municipal employees. The Council’s November meetings will likely be devoted to fixing them. Verona’s interim town manager, Mitchell Stern, is readying a plan...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Roman Slams ‘Abuse’ In Verona Employee OT

    From the time he first ran unsuccessfully for Town Council in 2013, Alex Roman has targeted wasteful spending in Verona’s municipal government. Since taking office in July, he’s dug deeper into the town’s budget and on Monday...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Martin Resigns, Stern Named Interim Manager

    The Verona Town Council held a special meeting tonight to accept the resignation of Town Manager Joseph Martin and name Mitchell Stern, a captain in the Verona Police Department, to be the interim manager. Martin’s resignation is...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Ryan, Nochimson Lead New Town Council

    The Verona Town Council held its reorganization meeting yesterday evening, electing Kevin Ryan as mayor and Michael Nochimson as deputy mayor. “I would not be here if it were not for the voters of Verona,” said Ryan....

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Town Council’s New Term Starts Wednesday

    UPDATE: Because there’s rain in the forecast for Wednesday night, the ceremony has been moved to the Community Center. The time is still 6:30p.m. The Verona Town Council has its reorganization ceremony on Wednesday evening, July 1,...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Nochimson, Roman Elected To Town Council

    Running on a platform of greater accountability and transparency in town government, Michael Nochimson and Alex Roman were elected to Town Council today. According to the unofficial election results, Nochimson led all candidates with 1,489 votes and Roman...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Election 2015: What You Need To Know

    The Town Council election is Tuesday, May 12. Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. During those hours, you have a chance to vote to fill two seats on the Council, each for a...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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