• Laning Tricky Tray Seeks Donations

    The Laning Avenue School and Community Association is currently seeking donations for its biennial Tricky Tray, which will take place on March 16 at the Green Brook Country Club. Local businesses that would like to be a...

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  • Laning Holds Holiday Concert

    On Wednesday, December 16, Laning Avenue School held its Holiday Concert. The choral presentations were directed by Vincent Peri and the instrumental ensemble was directed by Max Morden. Happy holidays!

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Laning Wins Contest About NJ Farms

    The New Jersey Agricultural Society recently announced the winners of its annual Farm-City Week Poster Contest from Laning Avenue School. This year’s theme for the poster and essay contest was “The Garden State On My Plate.” The...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Laning Parties On Bingo Night

    Laning Avenue School held its annual Bingo Night on Friday, October 23. Hosted by Laning’s Family Fun Committee, Laning families enjoyed the snacks, bingo games and, of course, the prizes. Photos courtesy Cindy Kramer.

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Mauris Jackson, Former Laning Custodian

    Laning Avenue students, parents and alumni are mourning the passing of Mauris Jackson, the long-time former custodian at the school. In words and in pictures they are remembering a man who cared deeply about the children at...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Freund To Be New Principal At Laning

    At its Tuesday, May 26, meeting the Verona Board of Education approved Howard Freund to be the new principal at Laning Avenue School, effective September 1. Freund, a music educator by background, has been the assistant principal...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Laning Principal Resigns

    Julie DiGiacomo, the principal of Laning Avenue elementary school, announced by email on Sunday afternoon that she is resigning: Dear Parents and Guardians, It has been an honor to have had the opportunity to service and care...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • 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...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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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).

    • Posted 1 year ago
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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...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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