• Walk, Bike To School Day Coming

    Join students, families, school leaders, community partners and mayors around the country to celebrate the benefits of walking and biking to school. Walk or bike to support healthier habits, a cleaner environment, and pedestrian and bicyclist safety...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Verona In Washington: Climate Change, Children’s Safety, Immigrants

    The week after Memorial Day is a so-called state work period for the legislators who represent Verona in Washington. Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11) paid a visit to NJIT, while Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) embarked on a “Jersey Jobs”...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Krupp: Trump Retreat From Paris Climate Accord ‘Reckless’

    President Trump’s reckless decision to leave the Paris climate agreement will live in infamy. This is a retreat from America’s role as world leader – one that ignores overwhelming scientific evidence and the advice of more than...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Verona In Washington: Environment, Internet Privacy, More

    Both of New Jersey’s senators sharply criticized President Donald Trump’s executive order rolling back climate change initiatives while Verona’s congressman, Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, said that he continued to support the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. “Today...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • VHS Grad Pledges To Keep Fighting Climate Change After Trump Election

    Almost a year ago, Fred Krupp was in Paris for the adoption of the historic Paris Agreement on climate change. Yesterday Krupp, who created the first Earth Day celebration at Verona High School in 1970, took to...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • HBW Students Win Climate Change Competition

    In December, a team of excited students from H.B. Whitehorne Middle School attended the Climate and Environmental Change Teen Summit at Rutgers University in New Brunswick. The team consisted of 11 eighth graders—Ashley Baumgard, Max Handler, Vincent...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Loudon Participates In Climate Conference

    Last week, Verona resident James Loudon participated Climate Week NYC, a gathering of business and government leaders who are hoping to shape the discussions on renewable energy and sustainability at the United Nations and the Paris climate...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Earth Hour Is Saturday

    You can do something nice for the Earth this Saturday evening just by flipping a switch. Saturday, March 31 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. is Earth Hour, when you can show you are concerned about climate change...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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