• Essex Photo Club Hosts Olympics Photographer

    Verona photographer Bob Thomas, president of the Essex Photo Club, has let us know that the club will be hosting a presentation by the nationally known sports and action photographer Ron Wyatt this Thursday, October 5. Wyatt...

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  • Fireworks Set For June 29

    Verona’s Fourth of July fireworks will be held on Thursday, June 29, at the Verona Community Center, 880 Bloomfield Avenue. DJ entertainment will begin at 7 p.m. and the fireworks will start around 9:20 p.m. Due to...

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  • It Is Easy Being Green

    If you are of a certain age, you might recall the song “It’s Not Easy Being Green” sung by everyone’s favorite frog, Kermit. But in Verona it IS easy to be green and being green is what...

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  • Verona Kids Win Fishing Derby

    Essex County held its annual Fishing Derby in Verona Park on Thursday, May 18, and five young Veronans came away big winners. Jack Fatatis caught the first fish in the boys’ category, hooking his fish at 6:02...

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  • Green Fair, Green Garage Sale This Saturday

    Verona’s third annual Green Fair takes place this Saturday, May 20, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the lawn in front of Town Hall. The free festival features activities for adults and kids, and live music,...

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  • HBW Maker Club Opens Mini-Golf Course

    The Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence (VFEE) is inviting the community to play a round or two of mini-golf this Saturday–and see close up the creative genius of H.B. Whitehorne Middle School’s Maker Club. The students have...

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  • St. Catherine Of Siena’s Carnival Starts June 1

    St. Catherine of Siena’s annual Carnival will soon give summer its unofficial kick-off, with plenty of fun for everyone. The Carnival runs from Thursday, June 1 to Saturday, June 3 from 6 to 10 p.m. and on...

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  • Pack 32 Rolls With Pinewood Derby

    Verona Cub Scout Pack 32 congratulates all Pack 32 scouts on the successful running of their annual Pinewood Derby. The Pack leaders also wish to express special thanks to the volunteer efforts of Verona Boy Scout Troop...

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  • Memories Of Verona Park Skating

    When we were little, at this time of year we would be looking forward to the advent of ice skating on Verona Lake. I don’t remember how we were notified when the ice was thick enough for...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Love Animals? Be A Turtle Back Zoo Docent

    Essex County Turtle Back Zoo is recruiting volunteers for the 2017 Docent Class. Docents are volunteer educators who give educational talks, act as tour guides, and are stationed throughout the Zoo to provide information to visitors about...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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