• 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...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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  • Green Point Juicery Expanding To Morristown

    Things are about to get a lot greener for Green Point Juicery: The organic juice bar, which debuted in Verona in 2015, is opening a second location in Morristown. Eugene Onishkevich, Green Point’s owner, says the idea for...

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  • Juniors Release 2017 Discount Card

    The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona worked with local Verona businesses to develop the annual Discount Card for 2017. Once again, the card provides potential savings for local residents who eat, shop and purchase services locally. Available...

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  • OLL Students Learn From Local Entrepreneurs

    Our Lady of the Lake School‘s seventh and eighth grade students recently got the opportunity to sit down with local entrepreneurs Michael and Ariane Duarte, owners of Ariane Kitchen & Bar. In addition to creating a wonderful lunch...

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