• County Officials Move Voting To Claridge

    Since 1965, residents of the Claridge towers have voted at Laning Avenue school without incident. But on Tuesday afternoon, the County Board of Elections decided, over the objections of the Verona Town Council, that change was needed....

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  • What You Need To Know About The 2016 Town Budget

    On Monday, April 18, Town Manager Matthew Cavallo and the Verona Town Council will introduce the 2016 municipal budget, refined over the course of four budget workshops in March that trimmed, slimmed and, in some cases, slashed...

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  • Budget 2016: Mice & Elephants Get The Boot

    Verona’s former town manager used to frame all financial discussions in terms of “elephants” (the big worries) and “mice” (the smaller ones). Since Joe Martin resigned last summer after the change in majority on the Town Council,...

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  • Town Council Talks About Speeding, Budget Issues

    The Town Council met on Monday, January 4, with a new township attorney, Brian Aloia, on the dais and an agenda that signaled that there will be changes coming to both traffic enforcement and Verona’s budget process....

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Letter To The Editor: A Diamond In The Rough

    As a concerned taxpayer in Verona, and an attendant at the council meeting on November 2, 2015, what a pleasure to see the new majority council–specifically Mayor Kevin Ryan, Deputy Mayor Michael Nochimson, and new Councilman Alex...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Verona Remembers 9/11 Victims

    A large crowd gathered in the center of town this morning to mark the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and to honor both those who died and those who came to their aid. Two Verona...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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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...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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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....

    • Posted 10 months ago
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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,...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Should Town Hall Keep All The PILOT Money?

    Town trucks plow school lots. Town lawnmowers cut school grass. At the Town Council meeting on February 17, Town Manager Joe Martin claimed that the municipal government does $100,000 in work on behalf of Verona public schools...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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