• Getting An Education In The New Army

    When one thinks of the military, or more specially, the U.S. Army, a few stereotypical thoughts come to mind: infantry, war, weaponry, danger. We think about the Army as something we need as a country, but not...

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  • VHS Students Collecting Veterans’ Stories

    With Veterans Day coming this Saturday, Verona High School students wanted to find a way to honor and memorialize the people in their lives who have served in the Armed Forces. They had the idea of creating...

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  • Town To Mark Veterans Day On Saturday

    The Mayor and Council of Verona will recognize Veterans Day on Saturday, November 11, at 11 a.m. on the steps of Town Hall, 600 Bloomfield Ave. All residents are invited to attend. For information, please contact the...

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  • Verona And Vietnam

    PBS’s release of Vietnam, the 10-part, 18-hour series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, has much of the country remembering the long years of war in southeast Asia. It was a war far from Verona, yet it...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Bovich On Navy Ship Forged From Trade Center Steel, Headed To Hurricane Relief

    As the nation prepares to observe the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, a Saint Peters Preparatory School graduate, later Drexel University graduate and Verona, New Jersey native is serving in the U.S....

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  • Tennis Charity Tournament Benefits Homeless Vets

    On Wednesday, members of the Verona High School girls and boys tennis teams, alongside some teachers and tennis team alumni participated in a doubles tournament to raise money for the Backpacks for Life charity. Backpacks for Life...

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  • Frelinghuysen Honored By Marine Corps Foundation

    U.S. Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen (NJ-11) has been honored with the Semper Fidelis award by the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation. He was presented the award by the Secretary of Homeland Security, Gen. John Kelley (USMC ret.), at a...

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  • Memorial Day 2017

    The rain forced Verona to move its Memorial Day ceremony inside this year, where participants crowded both the ground floor of Town Hall and the second floor balcony.  The grand marshals of this year’s event were Michael...

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  • On Memorial Day, Remember Verona’s Fallen

    Verona’s Memorial Day parade will step off from Everett Field at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 29. After a march to Town Hall, we will hear the names of the Verona residents who died in service to...

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  • VHS Junior Collecting Donations For Homeless Vets

    Dominique Garcia, a Verona High School junior, is having a drive for donations to be given to Backpacks For Life. This is the charity started by Brett D’Alessandro, a 2010 graduate of VHS who also served in...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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