• Pennacchio Wants To Make Property Taxes Fully Deductible

    Sen. Joe Pennacchio, who represents Verona in the New Jersey state Senate, is eyeing a home-grown solution to the property tax dilemma posed by the tax plan approved by his fellow Republicans in the federal Senate. Pennacchio...

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  • Frelinghuysen Votes Against GOP Tax Bill

    Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11), who represents Verona in the U.S. House of Representatives, broke ranks with his party today to vote against the Republican tax plan, citing its limitations on property tax deductions as one of the...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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  • Frelinghuysen Vote Could End Property Tax Deductions In Verona

    The U.S. House of Representatives narrowly approved a budget resolution today that will allow Congress to push through the Trump Administration’s tax plan–and potentially end property tax deductions for most Verona taxpayers. Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ11), who...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • BOE Eyes 2.5% Increase For School Budget

    The Verona Board of Education passed a tentative budget for the 2013-2014 school year last night that calls for a 2.5% tax levy increase, or roughly $136 more per household annually. The budget approved last night is...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Budget Workshops Open To Cameras

    There’s been a change of heart at Town Hall about televising the budget workshops that begin on Monday: They will be recorded for VTV. Town Council members Jay Sniatkowski and Bob Manley have both let MyVeronaNJ.com know...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Reassessment Deadline For Sandy Damage Looms

    If your house here in Verona or down the shore was damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, you have just two more days to file for a reassessment. This is a state law, but you’ll need to...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Get Ready For Higher Taxes

    There is a rock, and there is a hard place. And in between are the taxpayers of Verona, squeezed more tightly than ever.  As the recession enters its sixth year, it is a near certainty that we...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Changes Eyed For Bahr Lumber Lot, Durrell Street

    A small resolution approved by the Verona Town Council on Monday night has the potential for big changes on Durrell Street. Resolution number 127  allows the Planning Board to determine whether several properties on the F.N. Brown...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Hilltop Groundbreaking Opens Next Phase Of Tax Relief For Verona

    Last Thursday, officials from Verona joined executives from Roseland Property Company and JMP Holdings to break ground for the next phase of development of the rental complex on Verona’s western ridge. That’s Mayor Frank Sapienza on the...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Under Assessment, Under Review

    There’s a house on the market now in Verona that’s listed at $399,000. That’s a comfortable price in Verona, a price that shouldn’t surprise anyone. But here’s something that might surprise you: The house is assessed for...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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