• Beth Ahm Menorah Lit At Town Hall

    On Sunday, December 17, the sixth night of Hanukkah, the menorah donated to Verona by Congregation Beth Ahm was lit at Town Hall. The ceremony featured Debbie Dretel Lawrence and Marsha Schreier, the past president and cantor,...

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  • Menorah Lighting At Town Hall

    Congregation Beth Ahm may no longer be among the houses of worship in Verona, but its menorah is becoming part of our holiday traditions. The synagogue, which was located for eight decades at the corner of Grove...

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  • Beth Ahm President Thanks Town Council, Government For Support

    The following remarks were delivered by Debbie Dretel Lawrence at the Monday, November 13, Town Council meeting: I am the soon to be past president of Congregation Beth Ahm. As you are aware, our synagogue closed at...

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  • Developer Eyes 3 Options For Synagogue Property

    John MacEvoy, who relocated and redeveloped the Verona Inn, has purchased 56 Grove Avenue, the former home of Congregation Beth Ahm, and is currently eyeing three redevelopment options. MacEvoy, who is also a partner in Ariane Kitchen...

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  • Petition Drive Scuttles Verona’s Purchase Of Synagogue Property

    Township Manager Matt Cavallo notified members of the Town Council and Verona Rescue Squad today that he will be submitting an ordinance for Monday night’s Council meeting to rescind the township’s proposed purchase of 56 Grove Avenue,...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Town Buys Synagogue Property, Leaves Future Usage Open

    The Verona Town Council voted unanimously at its Monday, May 1 meeting to purchase 56 Grove Avenue, the property that has been the longtime home of Verona’s only synagogue, Congregation Beth Ahm. The purchase price was $900,000,...

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  • Town Eyes Buying Synagogue Property

    Yes, the Township of Verona is considering buying 56 Grove Avenue, the longtime home of Congregation Beth Ahm. No, most of the rumors you have heard about the proposed purchase are not true. The Town Council will discuss...

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  • Interfaith Thanksgiving This Sunday

    The clergy leaders of five of Verona’s houses of worship will sponsor an Interfaith Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 20, at 3 p.m. at The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, 36 Gould Street, Verona. The service...

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  • High Holiday Services At Congregation Beth Ahm

    Celebrate the new year with Congregation Beth Ahm’s High Holiday services, led by Rabbi Mark Biller and Cantor Marsha Schreier. Rosh Hashanah services will begin at 7 p.m. on Sunday, October 2, and continue at 9 a.m....

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  • Verona’s Houses Of Worship

    Friday, July 19, was World Photo Day 2016. I’m no professional photographer, but I do like to snap photos (as my son will attest). So just for the heck of it I decided to visit Verona’s houses...

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