• Rain Postpones Car Wash, Farm Day

    You probably guessed this by now: The teeming rain that will drench Verona all day Saturday has forced the postponement of both the Verona High School football team car wash fundraiser and the Farm Day celebration at...

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  • Mobile Farm Stand Coming To Holy Spirit Food Pantry

    The Montclair Community Farms (MCF) mobile farm stand will be returning to the food pantry at the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit this Saturday, July 28, at 9 a.m. The MCF is in its third season...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Mosque Hosts Interfaith Dinner

    The Islamic Center of Verona invited a large group of parishioners and clergy members from First Presbyterian Church, the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit and Our Lady of the Lake to a dinner on Saturday evening...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Farm-To-Table At VHS Cafeteria

    There was something extra on the menu today in the Verona High School cafeteria: Peas and kale grown just a mile down the road at Morgan’s Farm in Cedar Grove. The farm-to-table lunch grew out of a...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Morgan’s Farm Opens For Sixth Season

    Once upon a time, just about every piece of property in western Essex County was a farm. There were apple orchards in Verona that slaked the cider thirst of Newark. The land that Laning Avenue School sits...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Floyd Cardoz, And The Indian Food You Don’t Know

    Think chicken tikka masala is the be-all and end-all of Indian food? Think again, says Floyd Cardoz. The Bombay native and longtime Verona resident didn’t eat it until he was 25. Instead, Cardoz wants people to get...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Food, Wine Fundraiser To Benefit Swim Team

    The Verona High School Swim Team Parents Association is holding an “Evening of Experiences” food and wine fundraiser to benefit the team, which just completed its first season of competition. The event will be held on Friday,...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Ariane Duarte Named Finalist For State-Wide Chef Award

    Ariane Duarte, the chef and co-owner at Ariane Kitchen & Bar in Verona, has been named a finalist in the Outstanding Chef category for the 2018 Garden State Culinary Arts Awards (GSCAA). The awards will be presented...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Juniors To Hold Senior Dinner May 15

    The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona will hold their annual Senior Dinner at the Verona Community Center on May 15, 2018 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. This event is open to all Verona senior citizens and is free of...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Fundraiser For Rescue Squad At Chipotle

    The Verona Rescue Squad will hold a fundraiser on Sunday, April 15, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Chipotle Mexican Grill located at 235 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, in the K Mart Shopping Center. The Squad...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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