• On Giving Tuesday, Ways To Give Local

    Today is #GivingTuesday, and while many in Verona have undoubtedly made plans to give to favorite charities all over the country, there are also opportunities for philanthropy right here at home. There are ways to give money,...

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  • Hilltop Meadow, Reborn

    The small meadow at the southern end of Verona’s Hilltop Reservation doesn’t look like much right now. But the mere fact that it exists at all is something of a miracle. More than 100 years ago, the...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • On #GivingTuesday, Give Local

    It’s #GivingTuesday, a day to help others through donations of money, time and support, and a reminder that our lives should be as much (or more) about helping this time of year as they are about getting...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Hilltop Mountain Bike Race Set For August 13

    The seventh annual Hilltop Grasshopper mountain bike race for kids will be held on Saturday, August 13 in Essex County’s Hilltop Reservation. The race is open to boys and girls in kindergarten through eighth grade, with staggered...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Learn How To Volunteer In Verona

    Verona runs on volunteers: Its many volunteer organizations look after everything from our safety to our schools, our scouts and our sports. And many of these groups are looking for more volunteers. On Tuesday, December 1, there...

    • Posted 2 years 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 4 years 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 4 years ago
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  • Verona Plants Trees

    Verona got a whole lot greener this past weekend, thanks to a host of volunteers under the guidance of the Verona Environmental Commission, the Hilltop Conservancy and H.B. Whitehorne’s Beautification Committee. The VEC continued its restoration of...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Help Plant Trees At FN Brown, Hilltop This Weekend

    If you like to help Mother Nature, this will be a good weekend for you in Verona. On Saturday, May 31, the Verona Environmental Commission is continuing its restoration of the woods behind F.N. Brown along the...

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  • Get Ready For Kids Hilltop Bike Race

    The fourth annual Hilltop Grasshopper
 bike race for kids is coming up on Saturday, August 17. The race takes place on Essex County’s Hilltop Reservation in North Caldwell, on a course prepared for both new and experienced...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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