• 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...

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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 7 months ago
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  • Frelinghuysen To Hold Veterans Job Fair

    Attention all veterans: U.S. Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen and a wide range of veterans, government, community and business organizations are sponsoring a Veterans’ Jobs Fair on Saturday March 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Wayne...

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  • Veronan’s Homeless Vets Charity Up For $50K Award

    Backpacks for Life is a non-profit born of one Verona Marine’s desire to help his fellow veterans. Now, Brett D’Alessandro’s humanitarian efforts could earn Backpacks for Life up to $50,000. Eagle Rare is a Kentucky-based maker of...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Brian Crockett, VHS ’77, To Retire From VMI Foundation

    This December, former Verona resident Brian Crockett will retire as the chief executive officer of the VMI Foundation. Crockett grew up in Verona, graduating from Verona High School with the class of 1977. He went on to...

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