• Team Zoey Sets 7th Turkey Trot 5K

    Saturday, November 25, is the date for this year’s Team Zoey “Turkey Trot” races in Verona Park. Now in its seventh year, the 5K race and one mile “fun run” raise money to battle an unusual childhood...

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  • Mets Go To Bat For Verona Youngster

    Amazin’ indeed: The New York Mets are sponsoring a fundraiser to combat a disease that affects a Verona first grader. On Saturday, September 24, when the Mets play the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field, $30 of every...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Bagging Donations For Team Zoey

    The Verona High School football team was at Kings Supermarket on Sunday for their annual “Celebrity Bagging”. The guys did the heavy lifting and collected donations for Team Zoey. That’s the group that has been created around...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Register Now For Team Zoey 5K

    For the last few years, Thanksgiving time has meant not only turkey and football games in Verona, but a 5k race and fun run to raise money to battle an unusual childhood disease, progeria. Zoey Penny of...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Progeria Group Seeks To Fund More Clinical Trials

    Progeria is an extremely rare genetic condition that causes rapid aging. Team Zoey, the volunteer group that has rallied around Zoey Penny, a Verona child affected by the disease, is once again participating in the Progeria Research...

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  • Team Zoey Opens 5K Registration

    Team Zoey, the group that has been raising money to fund research into a disease that affects a Verona child, is once again holding its post-Thanksgiving 5K in Verona Park. The “Miles of Hope Turkey Trot” will...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • A Fundraiser For Zoey

    It’s been four years since Verona learned about Zoey Penny and the rapid aging disease that changed her young life. But while other fundraisers have faded, efforts to fund the fight against progeria are still going strong....

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Team Zoey Fundraiser Coming To Verona Pool

    Team Zoey will hold a fundraiser at the Verona Pool on Wednesday, August 20, at 5 p.m. There will be baked goods and a handful of crafts for sale. All proceeds will be donated to Team Zoey...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Fun Night At HBW To Support Team Zoey

    >On Friday, April 25, there will be a family fun night at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School to help Zoey Penny, a Verona child affected by the rapid aging disease progeria. Progeria is a fatal disease with the...

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  • Dave Matthews Band Supports Progeria Research

    Most of you know now about Zoey Penny, the young Verona girl who is affected with progeria, a disease that is causing her to age rapidly. Team Zoey, the foundation that has rallied around her family to...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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