• Verona Police Blotter: July 9-19, 2017

    July 9, 2017 9:52 AM: Officers Giovanni Desomma and Robert Maguire responded along with the Verona Rescue Squad to a report of a person who fell and was having a seizure at a Pompton Avenue business. Upon...

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  • Emergency Blood Drive

    There is a shortage of blood supplies this summer so the Verona Rescue Squad is holding a Community Blood Drive on Friday, August 4, from 3 to 7 p.m. The blood drive will be held at the...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Police Officer Dragged In Town Center Incident

    For those of you who spotted a bit of police activity in the center of Verona today, here’s what we know about what happened. Around noon, a Verona Police Department officer was attempting to remove a person...

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  • Verona Police Blotter: May 28 – June 7, 2017

    The Verona Police Department logged a total of 514 assignments during the week of May 28 to June 7, 2017. Responses included the following: 31 burglar alarms (16 residential, 15 commercial) 38 Rescue Squad dispatches 15 Fire Department...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Water Main Break Snags Avenue Traffic

    A water main broke on Bloomfield Avenue on Sunday afternoon and traffic east and west through Verona–and south to West Orange–is going to be slowed by the repairs today. The Verona Police Department sent out a Nixle...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Fortgang Falls, Edge Advances To November Assembly Election

    Verona resident Laura Fortgang has failed in her bid for a spot on the Democratic party ticket for New Jersey state Assembly this fall, coming in third in all counties in today’s contested primary for the 26th state Assembly...

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  • Police Charge NY Driver In Fairview Hit-And-Run

    On Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at approximately 7:26 p.m., the Verona Police Department responded to Fairview Avenue at the intersection of Sampson Drive on a report of a motor vehicle collision involving a cyclist. Upon arrival, Gary...

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  • Fairview Hit-And-Run Injures Cyclist

    A speeding black pickup truck with tinted windows hit a cyclist on Fairview Avenue in front of Verona High School this evening.  Witnesses report that the truck was speeding and driving erratically in the south-bound lane when...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Petition Drive Scuttles Verona’s Purchase Of Synagogue Property

    Township Manager Matt Cavallo notified members of the Town Council and Verona Rescue Squad today that he will be submitting an ordinance for Monday night’s Council meeting to rescind the township’s proposed purchase of 56 Grove Avenue,...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Verona Police Blotter: May 21-27, 2017

    The Verona Police Department logged a total of 370 assignments during the week of May 21– May 27, 2017. Responses included the following: 20 burglar alarms (14 residential, 6 commercial) 39 Rescue Squad dispatches 11 Fire Department...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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