• Verona Adoption Story On ‘Good Morning America’

    In March 2013, we brought you the story of Samantha Futerman, who grew up in Verona after being adopted from Korea only to discover that she had a twin sister who had been adopted by a family...

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  • Donate Books For Library Fundraiser

    The Friends of the Verona Public Library are seeking donations of gently used books for their upcoming book sale in December. The Friends are in need of all types of books, audio books, and DVDs for adults...

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  • ‘Wimpy Kid’ Author Coming To Montclair

    If someone in your house is a fan of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, you’ll want to know that its author, Jeff Kinney, will be stopping in Montclair for a talk on Friday, November 7....

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  • Verona Author At Charity Fundraiser

    Marcia Gloster Ammeen, a Verona author and artist will be among the headliners at “Look But Do Not Love”, an evening of performance, art, dance and entertainment that will benefit the Circle of Generosity. Gloster Ammeen, who...

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  • Meet The Real Shakespeare

    Is William Shakespeare truly the writer of the most acclaimed plays & sonnets in the English language? You can find out on Sunday, October 12, at 3 p.m., when the Verona Public Library presents “Who Was the...

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  • Library Hosts 9/11 Author Michael Benfante

    The Friends of the Verona Public Library, in a continuation of the Visiting Authors and Artists Series, is pleased to present local resident Michael Benfante, author of the book Reluctant Hero and survivor of the 9/11 World...

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  • Verona Author At Watchung Booksellers

    Marcia Gloster Ammeen has made a career as an art director in New York City. But the Verona resident is also the author of a new book about an affair that happened while she was a college...

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  • Jerbasi Publishes Book On Divorce

    Bonnie Jerbasi, a Montclair attorney and former Verona resident, has written a book to help men and women understand, prepare for, and survive the downside of divorce. You Don’t Have to Sell the Farm to Get Rid...

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  • Summer Reading Inspires Lemonade Stand

    As a culminating activity to their reading of Jacqueline Davies’ The Lemonade War, Lindsay Benshoof’s summer school class opened their own lemonade stand. Pictured above are Verona residents Ryan Tsang and Nicky Chiccolini with their first customers,...

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  • VHS Grads Seek Funding For Graphic Novel

    Joseph Grabowski and Colin Lawler are pursuing their dream and they hope you will want to be a part of it. Their dream is writing and illustrating a 350-page graphic novel, and the 2003 graduates of Verona...

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