• BOE Candidates Question 5: Standardized Testing

    There have been many standardized tests in Verona over the years, but none has generated as much enmity as the PARCC, the high-stakes test devised by the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers that...

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  • SCAs To Host BOE Candidates Forum

    The Verona Conference of SCAs is hosting a Board of Education Candidates Forum at on Tuesday, October 23, at 7 p.m. in Verona High School’s Learning Commons. The organizers say the forum will follow a standard format...

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  • Congressional Candidates Sherrill, Webber Debate

    During a televised debate Wednesday night, Democrat Mikie Sherrill and Republican Jay Webber presented contrasting views of healthcare, taxes and the environment, while finding common ground in opposition to free community college tuition and raising the retirement...

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  • Webber Defends NRA, Sherrill Slams Trump At Metrowest Forum

    Republican Jay Webber gave an impassioned defense of the NRA. Democrat Mikie Sherrill blamed President Trump for unleashing a rise in anti-Semitism. The 11th District Congressional candidates also differed sharply over healthcare, and challenged each other’s honesty...

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  • Watch Congressional Debate Live

    Mikie Sherrill and Jay Webber, the Democratic and Republican candidates for the 11th Congressional district (Verona’s district) will debate tonight at 8 p.m. on NJTV, and you can watch it live through the YouTube window below. The...

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  • BOE Candidates Question 4: The Mental Health Ballot Question

    The four candidates for Board of Election won’t be the only thing on the ballot this November. There will also be two ballot questions that seek to have voters permanently expand the budget for Verona’s public schools....

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  • Webber To Chamber: ‘Montclair Mikie’ Too Liberal For 11th District

    Republican candidate Jay Webber on Friday touted a conservative economic agenda, and portrayed Democrat Mikie Sherrill of Montclair as too liberal for the 11th District Congressional seat. “If Phil Murphy succeeds in making New Jersey ‘California East,’...

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  • BOE Candidates Question 3: Innovative Governance

    MyVeronaNJ.com has asked the four candidates running for two spots on the Verona Board of Education this November for their views on the value of a public school education and how they would achieve their goals as...

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  • Sherrill Tells Morris County Chamber: Webber Doesn’t Share Values Of 11th District

    Democratic Congressional candidate Mikie Sherrill painted her opponent, Republican state Assemblyman Jay Webber (R-26th Dist.), as too conservative for the 11th District during a Thursday luncheon of the Morris County Chamber of Commerce. “He’s always put his...

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  • BOE Candidates Question 2: Goals And Obstacles

    Last week, the four candidates running for two spots on the Verona Board of Education gave voters their views on the value of a public school education. This week, we turned to their goals–and what could get...

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