• The Color Of Halloween

    When you think of the colors that represent Halloween you probably think orange or black. But the color you SHOULD be thinking of is teal. No, I’m not crazy; teal SHOULD be your Halloween color. Let me...

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  • Kids Bring Trick-Or-Treating To Seniors

    Verona Kids Rock brought their community service to senior citizens this weekend. The group, which was formed by one Verona elementary school student and her mom 18 months ago, now includes more than 50 Verona children who...

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  • What If Every Day Were Halloween?

    What if every day were Halloween? Initially this sounds like a very, very bad idea. Children going door to door demanding and consuming large quantities of sugar? Every day?! It’s a teacher’s and parent’s nightmare. But hear...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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  • Halloween Events For Kids & Teens At Library

    The Verona Public Library is planning a number of fun and exciting Halloween events for kids and teens! On Saturday, October 29 at 11 a.m., Magician Great Scott will amaze with a very special Halloween themed magic...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Happy Teal Halloween

    Halloween is two weeks from today. Which means two weeks from today our streets will be crowded with little ghouls and goblins. So you should be exceptionally careful when you are driving around town. (Not that you...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Juniors To Hold Kids Halloween Party

    On Saturday, October 29, 2016, the Junior Woman’s Club of Verona will host Boo Fest, a costume dance party for children. The event will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • No Clowning Around On Halloween

    Yes, it has come to this: An Internet prank involving people dressed as clowns has made it necessary for Verona’s public schools to issue a statement about what will and won’t fly this Halloween. On Thursday, Superintendent...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Making Halloween Safe For Food Allergies

    What color are Halloween pumpkins? It may seem like a silly question. Pumpkins are orange, right? Yet if you look around this Halloween you might see some teal pumpkins. Yes, pumpkins painted teal. Not very Halloween-like is...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Getting In The Halloween Mood

    Way back in the “dark ages” when I was a kid in the Verona school system, around Halloween time, students were allowed to paint the windows of designated local merchants with Halloween and autumnal scenes. It was...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Homemade Halloween

    National pundits say that the top children’s Halloween costumes in 2014 were Elsa and Anna from Disney’s Frozen, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Batman, and we saw plenty of them on the streets of Verona on Friday...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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