• BOE Candidates Address Public

    The five candidates for this November’s Board of Education election addressed a nearly full house at Wednesday night’s forum sponsored by the Conference of SCAs, answering nearly two dozen questions that touched on everything from their qualifications...

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  • November Hearing For Fields, Questions Linger

    The Verona Planning Board will hold a special meeting in November for the courtesy review of the plan to renovate the lower football field at Verona High School, but that may not be the final word on...

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  • OLL Goes Pink

    In support of Breast Cancer Awareness month the students at Our Lady of the Lake School donated $1 in order to wear pink on Friday, October 17. All donations will go toward breast cancer research. Pictured left...

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  • BOE Getting Chromebooks For HBW, VHS

    Verona’s public schools are close to a deal to lease 400 Google Chromebook laptops for use at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School and Verona High School. Superintendent Rui Dionisio told a meeting for all school SCAs last night...

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  • Town Officials May Delay Football Field

    The lower football field at Verona High School appears to be turning into a political football. At last week’s Board of Education meeting, a visibly frustrated Board member Joseph Bellino (above) disclosed that when the BOE’s architects...

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  • Girl Scouts Donate To VFEE

    Verona Girl Scout Troop 160 recently used some of their troop’s funds to make a donation to VFEE, the Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence. Part of being a Girl Scout is giving back to your community. Knowing...

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  • OLL Book Club Reads ‘Wonder’

    The OLL Book Club met on Friday to discuss September’s book, Wonder by R.J. Placio. The Book Club, open to students at Our Lady of the Lake School in sixth through eighth grades, meets monthly to discuss...

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  • Veronan Named NJ Teacher Of The Year

    Mark Mautone, a resident of Verona, has been named New Jersey State Teacher of the Year for 2014-2015. Acting Education Commissioner David Hespe and the State Board of Education made the announcement last week in Trenton. Mautone...

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  • Board Of Education Candidates Night

    The Verona Conference of SCAs (School Community Association) will be hosting the Board of Education Candidates Forum on Wednesday, October 22 at 7 p.m. in the Verona High School Library, 151 Fairview Avenue, Verona. Candidates Joanna Breitenbach,...

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  • VHS 2011 Rocks On At Montclair State

    Masha Guzner graduated Verona High School with the class of 2011. She moved on to Montclair State University, where she became part of MSU’s first field geology course. This summer, Guzner and her fellow students spent two...

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