• Board Of Ed Candidate: Michael Perry

    Since Michael Perry moved to Verona eight years ago, he’s spent a lot of time on the sidelines. On the sidelines of his children’s activities, where he generally serves as the unofficial photographer for all the families...

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  • Schools Open Soon

    The public schools of the Township of Verona will open for the 2014-2015 school year on Thursday, September 4. School hours are as follows: Verona High School (Grades 9-12): 7:55 a.m. to 2:33 p.m. H. B. Whitehorne...

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  • Register Now For Scholarship Golf Tournament

    The Eric Mortenson Scholarship Fund Committee proudly announces that the Fall Golf Tournament will again be played at Montclair Golf Club and will be the primary fundraiser for the annual Eric Mortenson Memorial Scholarship that is presented...

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  • Marching Band Car Wash This Saturday

    On Saturday, August 23 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Verona’s own Marching Maroon and White will run their annual car wash in the Verona High School driveway. Verona’s award-winning marching band starts their annual band camp...

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  • HBW Track Gets Ready For New Surface

    If you’ve been out for a jog or a basketball game behind H.B. Whitehorne this week, you may have seen some excavating equipment by the parking lot. The digging was to install a new drainage system behind...

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  • 5 Candidates Vie For Board Of Education Seat

    Five Verona residents have filed to run for the lone seat in this November’s Board of Education election. Joanna Breitenbach, Judith DiNapoli, Dominic Ferry, Lisa Freschi, and Michael Perry all submitted filings with the Essex County Clerk’s...

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  • Summer Reading Inspires Lemonade Stand

    As a culminating activity to their reading of Jacqueline Davies’ The Lemonade War, Lindsay Benshoof’s summer school class opened their own lemonade stand. Pictured above are Verona residents Ryan Tsang and Nicky Chiccolini with their first customers,...

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  • Lisa Freschi Running For Board Of Education

    Lisa Freschi, who has served on Verona’s public school SCAs at the elementary, middle and high school levels, has filed to run in this November’s election for the Board of Education. There is one seat on the...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Christie Compromises On PARCC Tests

    Gov. Chris Christie backed off slightly yesterday on New Jersey’s plan to implement the PARCC, a new high-stakes standardized test that could take up a full month of Verona school time in the 2014-2015 year. The governor...

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  • Juniors Collect Backpack Supplies

    Did you know that many Verona families will struggle to provide school supplies for their children this Fall? The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona is determined to ease this burden through its “Packs with Purpose” fundraiser and...

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