• Town, PBA Reach Agreement On Police Tech

    It has taken four months, but Verona’s town government and the Verona Police Department’s PBA Local 72 have finally reached an agreement on solving problems with Police Department technology. In July, PBA Local 72 took the highly...

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  • November Hearing For Fields, Questions Linger

    The Verona Planning Board will hold a special meeting in November for the courtesy review of the plan to renovate the lower football field at Verona High School, but that may not be the final word on...

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  • The Budget That Broke The Camel’s Back?

    Voting three to two last night, the Verona Town Council approved a 2014 municipal budget that will raise taxes 5.68%. Council members Bob Manley, Frank Sapienza and Jay Sniatkowski voted for the budget, which was trimmed only...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Verona Mayor Performs At Calandra’s

    Verona’s Mayor Bob Manley and Tom Jacobsen, who heads Verona’s Buildings Department, will be performing at Calandra’s Italian Village in Caldwell, tonight, Friday, May 30. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Calandra’s is located at 234 Bloomfield...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Mayor’s Ball Announces Honorees

    The 2014 Verona Mayor’s Charity Ball will be held on Saturday, May 3, at the Richfield Regency. The evening begins with cocktails at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7. The 2014 honorees include the Verona Junior Woman’s...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Council Awards Contract To Build Hilltop Turf Fields

    After a decade of planning and debate, the Verona Town Council has awarded the contracts to build two turfed youth sports fields on the hilltop behind the Verona Community Center. Voting 3 to 2 on Monday night,...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Girl Scouts Get Lesson In Government

    On December 6, while working on earning their Government badge, Brookdale’s fourth grade Girl Scout Troop #22736 met with Verona’s Mayor Bob Manley for a question and answer session in the Town Council chambers. The girls also...

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  • Town Council Meeting Turns Contentious Over Email, Fields

    Monday night’s Town Council turned into a shouting match over a Council member’s access to email and the town’s plans to redevelop the Hilltop into two multi-purpose sports fields. Council member Michael Nochimson disclosed that he had...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Council Fails To Pass Bond For 911 System, Computers

    A $565,000 bond ordinance that would have financed a new 911 emergency call system and computers for town employees failed to get the four votes needed for approval at last night’s Town Council meeting. Mayor Bob Manley...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Manley’s Band To Perform At McLoone’s Boathouse

    Coolerator, the band fronted by Verona Mayor Bob Manley, will be performing at McLoone’s Boathouse in West Orange on Friday, August 16. McLoone’s is part of the South Moutain recreation complex, next to Codey Arena and the...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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