• What’s Next For VHS ’18: The Army

    “The only thing I knew was that I love this country to death,” says Andrew McPhail, “and I wanted a career that could fill me with pride and honor.” During his senior year at Verona High School,...

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  • VHS Collects Supplies For U.S. Troops

    May is Military Appreciation Month, and students at Verona High School have been doing their part to support the troops by collecting a wide variety of supplies to send to our military personnel. The students are looking...

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  • Memorial Day 2018

    Sgt. Frank G. Wittenweiler, Electrician’s Mate Arthur J. Anderson, Lt. Gerald Daly Geoghegan: They spent their youth in Verona, but never got to grow old here. All three died in service to their country, in conflicts from...

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  • VHS Students Collect Donations For Troops

    Verona High School students are running a drive to collect a wide variety of personal supplies for U.S. troops. The students say that helpful items include things like all-purpose wipes, greeting cards, stationery, batteries, mini-flashlights, gum, video...

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  • Verona Vet Raises Awareness Of New Vet Tax Benefit

    Many Verona residents have served in the U.S. armed forces over the years, and one of them is raising awareness of a new New Jersey tax benefit for veterans. Master Sergeant Sidney Lichter, U.S. Air Force, retired,...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • 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...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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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...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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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...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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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 12 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....

    • Posted 1 year ago
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