• Ali, Paganelli Named Essex County Superior Court Judges

    Earlier this month, the New Jersey Senate approved the nominations of 10 lawyers to Superior Court positions, including two residents of Verona, Mark Ali and James Paganelli. Ali was an assistant prosecutor in the Essex County Prosecutor’s...

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  • Verona Posts Town Manager Job

    Verona’s town manager resigned in July and now the town has posted the search for a new town manager. The notice describes the township manager position as the “CEO of the Township” and notes that while the...

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  • Litigation Starts Over Bloomfield Ave. Project

    The effort to turn two steeply wooded lots on Bloomfield Avenue into a mixed-use development has entered into a new phase: litigation. On Tuesday, July 14, a group that includes current residents of Verona and heirs of...

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  • Martin Resigns, Stern Named Interim Manager

    The Verona Town Council held a special meeting tonight to accept the resignation of Town Manager Joseph Martin and name Mitchell Stern, a captain in the Verona Police Department, to be the interim manager. Martin’s resignation is...

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  • Ryan, Nochimson Lead New Town Council

    The Verona Town Council held its reorganization meeting yesterday evening, electing Kevin Ryan as mayor and Michael Nochimson as deputy mayor. “I would not be here if it were not for the voters of Verona,” said Ryan....

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  • Town Council’s New Term Starts Wednesday

    UPDATE: Because there’s rain in the forecast for Wednesday night, the ceremony has been moved to the Community Center. The time is still 6:30p.m. The Verona Town Council has its reorganization ceremony on Wednesday evening, July 1,...

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  • Planning Board Narrowly OKs Bloomfield Avenue Project

    After nine months often contentious testimony, the Verona Planning Board voted to approve a plan to turn two steeply wooded lots on Bloomfield Avenue into a mixed-use development. The vote was five to four, with Planning Board...

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  • Planning Board To Vote Again On Bloomfield Ave. Development

    On Wednesday, June 17, the Verona Planning Board will hear closing arguments on the months-long quest to turn two steeply wooded lots on Bloomfield Avenue into a mixed-use development. It will also be the last opportunity for...

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  • Song For An Officer’s Memory

    Verona Police Officer Ron Thorward succumbed to cancer last month at age 44. Now, some of his fellow officers have come together to release a song in his memory. Officer Dan Greco wrote the song, Fighter, and...

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  • Nochimson Thanks Voters

    Thank you Verona! I ran for Verona Town Council because I care about the future of our town. Verona’s tree-lined streets, small town atmosphere, leading public schools, great local shops and engaged residents make Verona a great...

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