• New Challenge For Verona’s Water Supply

    On September 20, the Environmental Working Group, a national advocacy organization, released an analysis of federal data on nationwide drinking water tests that indicated that the drinking water for more than 200 million Americans was contaminated by...

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  • Why Vincent Lombardi Plays Himself In ‘Sully’

    Back when he was in Verona High School, Vincent Lombardi (Class of ’95) admits he did a lot of daydreaming about being on a boat. That turned out to be a good thing for the 155 people...

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  • Driving With Coach Stiefbold

    I am not and was not ever an athletic kid. Dare I admit that I don’t think I ever went to a VHS soccer game? (I could be wrong; I’m getting older and memories of school days...

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  • It’s Never Too Late To Be Kind

    Kindness has no time table. It is NEVER too late to be kind to someone. It is never too late to apologize. It is never too late to change. Think about Ebenezer Scrooge for a minute, perhaps...

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  • Vanya Citrano, 15

    Vanya Citrano, 15, died on September 1, 2016. A celebration of his life will be held in the Church of the Holy Spirit, 36 Gould Street, Verona on Monday, September 5 at 11 a.m. Visiting in the...

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  • Verona, As Seen From Italy

    America’s Italian immigrants brought many things with them from their homelands–food and culture, and sometimes even the names of the cities and towns they left behind. But how does a town name connect Italy and America now?...

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  • Moving To Verona? The Little Things Count

    A friend of mine is moving to Verona. There were lots of factors that helped her and her family make the move. Verona residents know the town is a great place to live: a great school system,...

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  • Waves End Season With A Splash

    In their final two dual meets of the season, the Verona Waves swim team came on stronger than ever in their match-ups against the Berkeley Heights and Madison squads. Though they fell to a tough Madison team,...

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  • Verona’s Oldest Houses

    Can you pick out the oldest house on your block? How about the oldest house in your school district? How about the oldest house in all of Verona? If your idea of an old house is something...

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  • Verona’s Business Landmarks

    Recently a friend posted a photo online of Pal’s Cabin, the one-time landmark in West Orange that is no more. No offense to the CVS that now occupies the space, but Pal’s Cabin was the perfect place...

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