• New Business: Blooms In Hand

    Once upon a time, the only thing that most people got by subscription was a newspaper or magazine. Now, we can get dinner ingredients by subscription, as well as clothes, shaving gear, pet food and, for those...

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  • Business Experts Needed To Judge High School Competition

    Verona High School’s chapter of the Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) has been reinstated this year and it needs the community’s help with a competition it will be participating in in January. As part of its...

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  • Business Owner Cancels $15K Scholarship Over Football Investigation

    Jerry Perl, the chairman and chief executive of Verona-based Cameco Inc., has cancelled a $15,000 scholarship open to all Verona High School seniors over the Verona school district’s investigation into the VHS football program. Frank Ferrari, father...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • From Wool To Whiskey: An Encore Career

    James Ammeen moved to Verona 52 years ago, far enough back to know that Verona’s high school mascot once was depicted with a jug of moonshine in his hand. But that’s not what qualified him to lead...

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  • Beer Entrepreneurs Hit Store Shelves, Oktoberfest

    If you’re going to Our Lady of the Lake’s Oktoberfest this Saturday, you might want to pay more attention than usual to the beer: One of the brands this year was made by former parishioners. Back in...

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  • New Business: Acton Academy

    Socrates would have felt right at home in Verona’s newest business, Acton Academy. The private elementary school, based in a wing of Calvary Lutheran Church, requires its students to use the Socratic method to, in essence, educate...

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  • Electric Spokes To Expand With Franchising

    Verona’s Electric Spokes Company is expanding in a big way. The business, which is already New Jersey’s largest electric bike and e-scooter dealer, announced today that it is launching a franchise company, Voltaire Cycles. The partners say...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Yoga In Verona Park

    The Verona Mayor’s Wellness Campaign has teamed up with Verona Yoga to bring you complimentary yoga classes outside in Verona Park for the month of August. Classes are taught at the absolute beginner level but are appropriate...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Karen Pensiero Named WSJ Managing Editor

    Verona resident Karen Pensiero has been named the managing editor of The Wall Street Journal. Gerard Baker, The Journal‘s editor in chief, announced the promotion on Thursday. “Karen will take on full responsibility for all newsroom operations,...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Sustainable Verona Recognizes More ‘Green’ Businesses

    At its Green Fair this past Saturday, Sustainable Verona welcomed 12 more businesses into its Green Business recognition program. Green Point Juicery, which was the first Verona business to be recognized in the program in 2016, also...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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