• Police Complaint: No Solution Yet

    Technology problems have hobbled the Verona Police Department since 2008. An end to those problems seems to be in sight, but it’s going to take until at least September before it materializes: The Town Council disclosed on...

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  • Police Complaint: Busted Tech, Town Manager Intimidation

    Technology is as important to a modern police force as a gun and a badge–probably more. Yet since 2008, the Verona Police Department has had to deal with a nearly endless list of broken or malfunctioning technology,...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Essex County Parks Photography Contest

    Essex County is once again holding its Essex County parks photography contest, and if you want your photos in it, you’ve got to submit them by Wednesday, September 17. The contest has a category for adults (18...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Can You Help The Verona Library?

    The Friends of the Verona Public Library are seeking new volunteers and nominations for two open Board positions. In the past year the Friends have started to plan special events for adults and children in the community,...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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  • Volunteers Weed, Water New Peckman Plantings

    The Verona Environmental Commission is giving a shout-out to several volunteers who helped weed and water the new planting along the Peckman River trails behind F.N. Brown. On Wednesday, Verona High School students Brad Smith and Patrick...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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  • Bonds, Clerk, Police IT Issues Roil Council Meeting

    Monday night’s Town Council meeting turned into a tense test of wills as Council members took issue with two proposed bond issues and the process that led to the hiring of a new town clerk. Private session...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Deer Problems? Tell The State

    Theresa Trapp of the Hilltop Conservancy has let us know that the New Jersey Division of Fish & Wildlife has put up a survey asking state residents about accidents and illnesses that they have experienced as a...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • County Reschedules Fireworks

    Due to the forecast of severe weather, the Essex County Fireworks Display and Concert with The Infernos and Joe Piscopo scheduled for tonight, Wednesday, July 2, in Essex County’s Brookdale Park has been cancelled. The rain date...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • County Unveils New Verona Park Boathouse

    Out with the dark, in with the light: Essex County unveiled a completely renovated Verona Park boathouse this morning. The 10-week, $433,310 project involved installing new French doors on both sides of the building, creating a new...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Input Needed On Hilltop Plan

    If you want to have a say in what happens next at the Hilltop Reservation, you’ve got until the close of business today, June 30, to send an email with your thoughts. The Hilltop Conservancy, the non-profit that...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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