• From VHS Comp Sci To IBM

    Will LaRiccia was not, by his own admission, one of the top students in the Verona High School class of 2011. “I think I squeaked out a 3.0,” he recalls. His time at VHS was marked by...

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  • VHS Grad Wins $30K For Solar Power Biz

    The management books all say that, to work harder, we have to work smarter. Nic Freschi thinks that goes for the sun as well. Freschi, who graduated Verona High School with the class of 2011, just won...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Fall Dean’s Lists, Honors Announced

    Bates College: Jane Spardel was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester ending in December 2015. This is a distinction earned by students whose cumulative grade point average is 3.71 or higher. Spardel is a...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Morden, Friends Jam For Jazz

    A lot of people were having way too much fun at Verona High School on Saturday night, and it was all Max Morden’s fault. The long-time Verona music teacher convened some of his colleagues and former students...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • VHS 2011 Rocks On At Montclair State

    Masha Guzner graduated Verona High School with the class of 2011. She moved on to Montclair State University, where she became part of MSU’s first field geology course. This summer, Guzner and her fellow students spent two...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Look What Greg Keating’s Doing Now

    When last we heard of Greg Keating, the 2011 graduate of Verona High School was having some fun with his resemblance to TV talk show host Conan O’Brien. This week, he took his show on the road...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Greg Keating, Conan’s ‘Son’ On Philly TV

    Last week, we broke a delightfully silly story involving Greg Keating. The 2011 graduate of Verona High School decided to have a bit of fun with the fact that he’s been told, more than once, that he...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Conan’s ‘Illegitimate Son’ From Verona?

    There’s a video burning up the Internet today, and it might put Verona fewer than six degrees of separation from Conan O’Brien. A video has been posted to YouTube by a young man claiming to be the...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Emma Colette Wozny, VHS Graduate

    Emma Colette Wozny, a 2011 graduate of Verona High School, died last week at home in Verona. Her parents, Linda DeWolfe Wozny and Michael Wozny, sent this statement on her passing to MyVeronaNJ.com: Emma’s death was sudden...

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  • Spardel Earns Dean’s Award At Colgate

    Claire Joanne Spardel is a recipient of the Dean’s Award for academic excellence during the 2011 fall term at Colgate University, where Spardel is a member of the Class of 2015. To be eligible for the Dean’s...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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