• County Officials Move Voting To Claridge

    Since 1965, residents of the Claridge towers have voted at Laning Avenue school without incident. But on Tuesday afternoon, the County Board of Elections decided, over the objections of the Verona Town Council, that change was needed....

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  • What You Need To Know About The 2016 Town Budget

    On Monday, April 18, Town Manager Matthew Cavallo and the Verona Town Council will introduce the 2016 municipal budget, refined over the course of four budget workshops in March that trimmed, slimmed and, in some cases, slashed...

    • Posted 8 months 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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  • 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...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 3 years 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 3 years ago
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