• Fairview Driver Totals Super’s Car

    A motorist on Fairview Avenue sideswiped a car belonging to Verona’s superintendent of schools before flipping his car near the intersection of Fairview Avenue and Franklin Street. UPDATE 10/31/2013, 3:10 p.m.: According to Verona Police Chief Doug...

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  • Board Of Ed Candidate: Joanna Breitenbach

    For Joanna Breitenbach, the turning point was a can of paint. She’d been plenty involved with her sons’ school and sports activities. But while serving as co-president of the Laning SCA, Breitenbach was approached by a Laning...

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  • Crock It! Pumpkin Black Bean Soup

    Last week, I mentioned the awesome range in recipes for pumpkin on Pinterest. While there are more sweet than savory pins, there was definitely enough to get my creative wheels going and my slow cooker cooking. I...

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  • Boosters Honor Luehs, Intili

    The Verona Sports Boosters have named Alex Luehs of the Verona High School volleyball team and Matt Intili of the football team the male and female senior athletes of the week. You can read about the accomplishments...

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  • Manners Go Missing As Developer Returns

    Dennis Handel, the developer looking to put a mixed commercial and residential building on two lots next to Everett Field, was back before the Verona Planning Board on Thursday night. It is Handel’s third try at winning...

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  • BOE Candidates Address Public

    The five candidates for this November’s Board of Education election addressed a nearly full house at Wednesday night’s forum sponsored by the Conference of SCAs, answering nearly two dozen questions that touched on everything from their qualifications...

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  • Stuffed Pumpkin Cupcakes

    Pumpkin season is awesome! OK, you already knew that, and not that I didn’t but I always felt my pumpkin-ness was limited to the recipes in one cookbook I got several years ago which, unfortunately has proven...

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  • November Hearing For Fields, Questions Linger

    The Verona Planning Board will hold a special meeting in November for the courtesy review of the plan to renovate the lower football field at Verona High School, but that may not be the final word on...

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  • BOE Getting Chromebooks For HBW, VHS

    Verona’s public schools are close to a deal to lease 400 Google Chromebook laptops for use at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School and Verona High School. Superintendent Rui Dionisio told a meeting for all school SCAs last night...

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  • Town Officials May Delay Football Field

    The lower football field at Verona High School appears to be turning into a political football. At last week’s Board of Education meeting, a visibly frustrated Board member Joseph Bellino (above) disclosed that when the BOE’s architects...

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