• Murphy Declares State Of Emergency In Flood-Damaged Counties

    Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order 33, declaring a state of emergency in Bergen, Essex, Monmouth, Ocean, and Passaic counties and allowing for the extension of state resources, as necessary and as requested, into communities most...

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  • Extra Pickups For Flood Damage, New Flash Flood Warning

    Saturday’s torrential rains meant that many Verona residents spent Sunday filling garbage bags with flood-damaged items and dragging them to the curb. As a result, Verona Township announced last evening that there will be extra bulk pickups...

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  • Saturday Downpour Floods Verona

    We don’t usually get flash flood warnings in Verona, and we’re even less inclined to pay attention to those we do get, but yesterday was not a day to ignore them. The late afternoon rains on Saturday...

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  • Be Alert For Sports Banner Scam

    If you or your business get a call from a toll-free number asking you to buy a banner to support a Verona High School sports team, you might want to report it to the Verona Police. There’s...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Vehicle Entry Spree But No Crime Wave, VPD Says

    Yes, somebody tried to get into a lot of cars in Verona early Monday morning. No, we’re not in a crime wave. According to the Verona Police Department, during the early morning hours of Monday, July 23,...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Police Report Car Theft, Break-Ins

    The Verona Police Department has sent out an alert about some very active would-be car thieves. The police say one car was stolen from the Laning side of town last night and more than 15 others were...

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  • Verona Man Pleads Guilty To Illegal Possession Of Firearms

    A Verona man today admitted possessing three guns as a previously convicted felon, including a replica Thompson submachine gun that he modified into a working automatic firearm, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. David Lutter, 69, pleaded guilty...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Kiernan To Be Sworn In As Chief Of Police

    Christopher Kiernan, who has been acting chief of the Verona Police Department since January, will be sworn in as the VPD’s full-fledged chief on Thursday, August 2. The ceremony will take place at the Verona municipal building...

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  • Verona Police Share Video Of Attempted Car Break-In

    The Verona Police Department is sharing a video of an attempt to enter a vehicle at a Verona residence early yesterday morning. According to police, the attempt happened just after 5 a.m. and was captured on the...

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  • Rescue Squad To Hold Bone Marrow, Blood Drive

    The Verona Rescue Squad, with Community Blood Services, will hold a blood and bone marrow drive in support of Veronica Depauli on Wednesday, June 13 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Verona Community Center. Please note...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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