• Frelinghuysen Backs Better Gun Background Checks

    Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11), who represents the congressional district that includes Verona, said Friday that he is calling on Congress to pass a bipartisan bill to reauthorize the National Criminal Instate Background Check System (NICS) and make...

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  • Moms Demand Action Plans 2 Meetings On Gun Violence

    Christine McGrath, a Verona resident who is the local group co-leader of Moms Demand Action, has let us know that there are two meetings coming up for people who want to work on a common-sense solution to...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Mayor Supports Sensible Gun Regulation

    Verona Mayor Kevin Ryan posted the following statement to his mayoral Facebook page yesterday: Last week I went to the Pharmacy to purchase Claritin D. I had to produce my drivers license which was scanned to make...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Editorial: Gun Control, Now

    It happened again yesterday. Another shooting at another American school. Another 17 young lives lost because we as a country have not had the spine to end, once and for all, America’s gun addiction. Since the 2012...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • NJ Spotlight On Christie’s Gun Control Plan

    Critics Argue Christie's Gun-Violence Plan Needs More Focus on Guns (via NJSpotlight) By Hank Kalet Gun control advocates and leading Democrats say an anti-gun-violence plan issued by Gov. Chris Christie on Friday may contain worthwhile proposals, but...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • From Tragedy To Kindness

    Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.  –Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy, our lives...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Top Stories: January 2013

    1. Happy Birthday To Us! December 5, 2012 was MyVeronaNJ.com’s third birthday. We celebrated with a look back on the year, and got Verona musician and entrepreneur Joe Arminio to create a rendition of the iconic birthday...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Now Is The Time For The NRA To Compromise

    Verona resident Mark Eulie listened to President Barak Obama’s speech on gun control yesterday and the response by the National Rifle Association. Here’s what he thinks. I need to weigh in on this issue because I do...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Newtown’s Tragedy, Our Challenge

    Daniella Gibbs Léger grew up in Verona, and went on to become a special assistant to President Barack Obama. She has a piece on Essence today that asks the question that many of us have been asking...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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