• Sustainable Verona To Show ‘An Inconvenient Truth’

    On Tuesday, July 25, Sustainable Verona will show the final movie in its “Green Screen” series, the signature environmental film An Inconvenient Truth. An Inconvenient Truth is a 2006 documentary about former Vice President Al Gore’s campaign...

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  • It Is Easy Being Green

    If you are of a certain age, you might recall the song “It’s Not Easy Being Green” sung by everyone’s favorite frog, Kermit. But in Verona it IS easy to be green and being green is what...

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  • Sustainable Verona To Show Movie About Endangered Bees

    Next Tuesday, June 27, Sustainable Verona will show the second movie in its free summer “Green Screen” program of movies about the environment, More Than Honey. The movie looks at the crucial role that bees play in...

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  • Hilltop Meadow, Reborn

    The small meadow at the southern end of Verona’s Hilltop Reservation doesn’t look like much right now. But the mere fact that it exists at all is something of a miracle. More than 100 years ago, the...

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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”...

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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...

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  • Volunteers Needed For Peckman River Cleanup

    The Verona Environmental Commission (VEC) is holding is annual cleanup of the Peckman River behind F.N. Brown school on Saturday, June 3, and it’s asking for volunteers to come out and help. The Peckman is only a...

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  • Sustainable Verona Launches Free Summer Movie Program

    Next Tuesday, May 23, Sustainable Verona is launching “Green Screen”, a free summer program to show movies about the environment. The first movie in the series is A Plastic Ocean, a documentary that was born out of...

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  • Green Fair, Green Garage Sale This Saturday

    Verona’s third annual Green Fair takes place this Saturday, May 20, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the lawn in front of Town Hall. The free festival features activities for adults and kids, and live music,...

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  • Town-Wide Garage Sale May 20

    The Verona High School Student Council is hosting its much anticipated Town-Wide Garage Sale on Saturday, May 20, (rain date: May 21). To participate, you have to download and fill out this form and submit along with $25...

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