• Schools Celebrate Thanksgiving

    Before Verona’s schools let out for the Thanksgiving there were the traditional luncheons, complete with colonial history lessons. Here’s a sample of what happened at Our Lady of the Lake School (above) and Laning Avenue (below).

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  • OLL School Open House

    Our Lady of the Lake School, a National Blue Ribbon School, is hosting an open house on Sunday, November 23, from 1:15 to 3:15 p.m. All families are welcome to attend. At Our Lady of the Lake...

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  • Spanish Comes Alive At OLL

    During Spanish class, Our Lady of the Lake School second graders, including Brianna Shaw and Rylee Dennis, learned about the “Mexican Jumping Bean.”

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  • School Field Foes Force Full Project Review

    Opponents to the renovation of the lower football field at Verona High School scored a procedural victory last evening when the Verona Planning Board decided to not conduct a so-called courtesy review of the project. The decision...

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  • Veterans Day At Laning

    Every year, Laning Avenue School celebrates Veterans Day by honoring military veterans affiliated with the students at the school. On Tuesday, November 11, the veterans and Laning families were treated to a medley of patriotic songs sung...

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  • Superintendent’s Corner: Referendum Update

    “Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” Henry Ford The past several months have been filled with hard work, due diligence, and continuous progress in our plan to effectively coordinate the...

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  • Laning Teachers Run NYC Marathon

    Verona residents Grace Boyle and Grace Minervo-Buneo, who recently completed the ultra challenging New York City Marathon, show off their medals at the finish line. The two “Graces” finished the 26.2-mile race along with 50,000 other dedicated...

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  • Disabilities Film Festival

    The Children’s Institute, a Verona-based school for children and young adults with autism and related disabilities, has a film school too, and the TCI Film School is hosting a film festival called ReelAbilities on Thursday, November 20....

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  • Internships Sought For VHS Seniors

    Verona High School is creating a Senior Capstone Project and needs the help of local businesses and organizations in a wide variety of fields. VHS is allowing high school seniors to take the last six weeks of...

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  • Lisa Freschi Wins BOE Election

    Lisa Freschi, a long-time participant in Verona Board of Education meetings, has won the election for the one open seat on the five-member BOE. Freschi was one of five candidates in the race, along with Joanna Breitenbach, Judy DiNapoli, Dominic...

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