• Town Council Narrowly Passes Budget, Assesses Storm, Takes Mosque Questions

    By a 3-2 vote Monday night, the Verona Town Council approved the 2018 municipal budget. Council members also disagreed over the demolition of a building at the Verona Community Center that has been used to store equipment...

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  • Winter Sports: A Recap

    Smashed school records and athlete recognition at both the division and state level: That was the winter sports season at Verona High School. Robert Merkler, VHS’ director of athletics and special programs, took at few minutes at...

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  • Look Out Lacrosse Fans, Maggie Ashley Is Back

    The Verona Lady Hillbillies displayed an impressive show of force in their 17-7 win over Morris Knolls yesterday in Verona, dominating from start to finish in a collective effort that saw nine different Verona girls put their...

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  • Why Sarah Ford Gave Away A Kidney

    Social media today can sometimes seem to be one big ocean of negative energy, inspiring more deletes than “likes”. But if Sarah Ford hadn’t paid attention to a Facebook post in August 2016, she might not be...

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  • BOE Sets Ballot Questions On Full-Day K, Mental Health

    Meeting on Monday, March 27, the Verona Board of Education approved a resolution that will once again put the creation of a full-day kindergarten program to a public vote this November. That resolution also allows the BOE...

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  • VHS Grad Named New President Of TCNJ

    For years, Verona High School students and their parents have loved The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) for its high quality education, its affordability and its proximity to Verona. It has become common for 20% of each...

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  • Veronans March Against Gun Violence

    There were more than 800 marches held around the United States and the world today against gun violence and Veronans were at at least four of them: New York, Newark, Morristown and the largest march, in Washington,...

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  • Tax Levy Increase Shrinks As Town Pares Budget

    Verona’s 2018 municipal budget was introduced at Monday night’s Town Council meeting and it was a change for the better from what the Council had been considering during its March 12 workshop, which is an unofficial presentation...

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  • Council Answers Questions About Mosque

    Most of Monday night’s Town Council meeting was devoted to the introduction of the 2018 municipal budget, which will be less than had been envisioned in the budget workshop earlier this month. But the Council also responded...

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  • Minette’s Angels To Mark 15 Years Of Breast Cancer Efforts

    Minette Grosso McKenna died in 2003 after a long battle against breast cancer but, perhaps more importantly, a long career of caring for those in need. One year after her death, McKenna’s family and friends created a...

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