• Indictment In Tevlin Murder

    It has taken more than a year, but the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office finally has an indictment against the lead suspect in the June 25, 2014 murder of Brendan Tevlin, the nephew of two Verona families. Acting...

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  • Team USA Takes The Semi-Finals!

    The long-awaited game arrived–the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup semi-finals. The United States, second-ranked in the world, would play Germany, the first-ranked woman’s team in the world. Both teams would have to leave it all on the...

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  • Ryan, Nochimson Lead New Town Council

    The Verona Town Council held its reorganization meeting yesterday evening, electing Kevin Ryan as mayor and Michael Nochimson as deputy mayor. “I would not be here if it were not for the voters of Verona,” said Ryan....

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  • 70 Years Later, Recognition For A Veteran

    It has been a long time since Verona’s veterans returned home from World War II. A very, very long time. But those 70 years faded into the distance this Sunday morning as one Verona veteran got a...

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  • What VHS 2015 Will Do Next: Danish Basketball

    Ten athletes from the Verona High School Class of 2015 will continue to play their sports after graduation. They will play in New York and Pennsylvania, in Maryland and North Carolina, all reasonably easy car rides from...

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  • Graduation 2015

    They did it: The Verona High School Class of 2015 walked across the floor at Caldwell University last night and joined the ranks of Verona High School alumni. Their graduation speakers–students Amanda Flores, Morgan Janes, Caroline Chivily...

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  • Community No More?

    Yesterday was one of highs and lows for me. The high was seeing my son “graduate”/ move up from elementary school and celebrating the future of the class as they head downtown to junior high. The low...

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  • Planning Board Narrowly OKs Bloomfield Avenue Project

    After nine months often contentious testimony, the Verona Planning Board voted to approve a plan to turn two steeply wooded lots on Bloomfield Avenue into a mixed-use development. The vote was five to four, with Planning Board...

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  • New VHS Principal Named

    The Verona Board of Education approved the hiring of Josh Cogdill, an assistant principal in the Westwood Regional School District, as the new principal at Verona High School. Cogdill will be succeeding Glenn Cesa, who is stepping...

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  • Walk To Cure Arthritis–For My Daughter

    Verona Park is home to all sorts of events throughout the year. On any given weekend morning, cars are parked along Lakeside Avenue, Bloomfield Avenue, Park Avenue and of course in every available spot in the lots....

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