• Ambulance Delivery Discord

    A new ambulance was delivered to Verona on Thursday afternoon, a truck approved for the Verona Rescue Squad by the Town Council last year. But instead of being delivered to the VRS headquarters on Church Street, as...

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  • Should Town Hall Keep All The PILOT Money?

    Town trucks plow school lots. Town lawnmowers cut school grass. At the Town Council meeting on February 17, Town Manager Joe Martin claimed that the municipal government does $100,000 in work on behalf of Verona public schools...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Thanksgiving Game Cancellation Stands

    There will be no Thanksgiving football game between Verona and Caldwell high schools this year. On Saturday morning, Verona Superintendent Rui Dionisio affirmed a decision made on Friday to cancel the game, a decision that Caldwell had...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • 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...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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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...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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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 12 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 12 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 1 year 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 1 year 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...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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