• Brownies Learn About First Aid

    On Friday, March 23, 2018, the Verona Rescue Squad hosted two second grade Brownie troops, troop #21116 from Our Lady of the Lake School and troop #20485 from Brookdale Avenue School, to help them earn their First...

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  • Brownie Troop Makes Dresses

    For the past few months, the Laning Avenue second-grade Brownies of Girl Scout Troop 20341 have been working on a charity project involving making dresses from pillow cases and ribbon. The project and donations were inspired by...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Brookdale Brownie Book Drive

    Brookdale Avenue School’s second grade Brownie Troop #22736 held a used book drive from  April 2 to 13 at the school. The troop collect used childrens’ books to support the literacy program at St. Ann’s Soup Kitchen...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Verona Kids Win County Gingerbread Contest

    Cub Scout Den 5-Pack 32 took second place in the Group/Family category of the Essex County Environmental Center’s Seventh Annual Essex County Gingerbread Homes and Habitats Contest. Ron Arias and Andrew Hunt are pictured above with Essex...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Brownies Enter Sustainable Gingerbread Contest

    Twenty-two Brownies of Troop 21221 gathered at Laning Avenue school on Friday to earn their Earth Is Our Home badge and create some environmentally themed gingerbread houses to enter into Essex County’s Sustainable Gingerbread House contest. The...

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  • Brownies, Daisies Go Caroling

    On Tuesday, December 21, Verona’s Daisy Troop 21221, Brownie Troop 20176 and Brownie Troop 201 went caroling at Cedar Hill Nursing Home in Cedar Grove.  Cedar Hill residence enjoyed the holiday songs and a good time was...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Scouting Days At Essex Environmental Center

    If you’re planning a staycation for the coming long weekend and you have scouts in the family, you should know about what’s being planned at the Essex County Environmental Center. On November 4 and 5, there will...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • 2010 Girl Scout Cookie Sale Nears End

    Tomorrow, Friday, is the last day to order Thin Mints and other Girl Scout cookie favorites. This year’s cookies cost $4 per box and will be delivered to your door after February 19. Apart from classics like...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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