• Domestic Violence Volunteers Sought

    The West Essex communities of Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Fairfield, North Caldwell, Roseland, Verona and West Caldwell, in conjunction with Rachel Coalition and the Safe House, has a team of specially-trained volunteer advocates available to meet...

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  • Town Eyes Water Main Replacements

    There have been six water main breaks in Verona this year, including a 62-year-old pipe by Cypress Avenue that sprung a leak this weekend. There were three major breaks in 2013 and three more the year before...

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  • Veronans Graduate Police Academy

    Active Verona firefighters Robert Maguire (left) and Alex Burde (right) at their graduation from the Essex County Police Academy on November 19, 2014. Both are now auxiliary police officers in Caldwell. As auxiliary officers, Burde and Maguire...

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  • PBA Donates Christmas Trees To Local Families

    On Sunday December 7, Verona Police PBA Local 72 held their sixth annual Christmas Tree Drive. Members loaded Christmas trees onto a few pickup trucks and delivered them to area families. “This is the sixth year for...

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  • County Investigating Police Tech Problem

    The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office is looking into the problems that have occurred between Verona’s municipal IT department and the Verona Police Department. The disclosure was made at Monday night’s Town Council meeting in front of a...

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  • School Field Foes Force Full Project Review

    Opponents to the renovation of the lower football field at Verona High School scored a procedural victory last evening when the Verona Planning Board decided to not conduct a so-called courtesy review of the project. The decision...

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  • Town, PBA Reach Agreement On Police Tech

    It has taken four months, but Verona’s town government and the Verona Police Department’s PBA Local 72 have finally reached an agreement on solving problems with Police Department technology. In July, PBA Local 72 took the highly...

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  • Verona Democrats Elect Officers

    Former Mayor Teena Schwartz was elected chairperson of the Verona Democratic County Committee at a special meeting on November 4, upon the resignation of former Mayor Bob Detore, who has served as Democratic Chairperson since 1993. Councilman...

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  • Environmental Commission Names Poster Contest Winners

    On Monday night, November 3, the Verona Environment Commission recognized the winners of this year’s VEC poster contest–the sixth annual event– at the Town Council meeting. The theme of this year’s contest was sustainability. There was one...

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  • Vote Tuesday For BOE, Political Races

    The polls open at 6 a.m. Tuesday morning for an election to fill one seat on the Verona Board of Education and to make decisions on county and federal office holders. In Verona, five candidates are running...

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