• Laning Parents Rally For Crossing Guard

    Laning Avenue School parents are coming together to help one of the crossing guards who works by the school. The crossing guard, who works at the intersection of Lanning and Elmwood roads, has had a health reversal...

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  • Schools Celebrate Thanksgiving

    Before Verona’s schools let out for the Thanksgiving there were the traditional luncheons, complete with colonial history lessons. Here’s a sample of what happened at Our Lady of the Lake School (above) and Laning Avenue (below).

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  • Veterans Day At Laning

    Every year, Laning Avenue School celebrates Veterans Day by honoring military veterans affiliated with the students at the school. On Tuesday, November 11, the veterans and Laning families were treated to a medley of patriotic songs sung...

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  • Laning Teachers Run NYC Marathon

    Verona residents Grace Boyle and Grace Minervo-Buneo, who recently completed the ultra challenging New York City Marathon, show off their medals at the finish line. The two “Graces” finished the 26.2-mile race along with 50,000 other dedicated...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Big Parking Change At Laning

    The Town Council approved changes to the parking on several Verona streets at last night’s meeting, and if you are the parent of a child who attends Laning Avenue Elementary School, you’d best read on. The Council...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • Laning Mural Celebrates Reading

    Laning Avenue School fourth graders donated “The Magic of Reading” painted by artist and illustrator Medha Atre-Kulkarni of East Brunswick as their Fourth Grade Legacy Gift. After a brief presentation created by the fourth graders, the students...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Laning Hosts Grandparents, Special Guests

    Thursday, May 29, was Grandparents and Special Guest Day at Laning Avenue School. The students’ guests were treated to songs, poetry, crafts and other activities with the children.

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Laning Art Goes Global

    Thursday, May 22, was the Laning Avenue School art show. Art teacher Lisa Vauolo put together a show featuring student works inspired by art styles from around the world. (Photos copyright Cindy Kramer. Used by permission.)

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Laning Celebrates Earth Day With Recycled Art

    Laning Avenue School successfully turned their Earth Day Celebration into a school-wide event by incorporating it into their school day on Friday, April 25. The students rotated between several different environmental activity stations, organized by Laning’s Environmental...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • ‘Nicky Fifth’ Author Visits Laning

    Nicky Fifth’s Garden State Adventure is a favorite on the Verona public schools’ “Battle of the Books” lists. So you can understand why there was applause last week at Laning Avenue School when Nicky Fifth’s author, Lisa...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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