• Register Now For Hilltop Kids Bike Race

    The eighth annual “Grasshopper“, the mountain bike race through the Hilltop Reservation for elementary and middle school kids, will be held on Saturday, August 12. This is a fun, local race with awards for the top finishers...

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  • Verona Boys Show Off Baseball Skills At Mets Championship

    On Father’s Day, Verona residents Andrew Aromando and Steven Tafuri competed in the New York Mets’ Pitch, Hit & Run Team Championship at Citi Field. Aromando (7/8 year-old baseball division) and Tafuri (13/14 year-old baseball division) qualified...

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  • Soccer Tournament Thursday Night

    The Verona Adult Recreational Soccer 8v8 tournament is tonight at 8 p.m. at Centennial field. The event is a fundraiser for the Verona High School girls soccer program. The organizers say that you need not play to...

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  • 8U Barnstormers Have Perfect Season

    The 8U Verona Barnstormers Spring Travel team finished with an impressive undefeated 13-0 perfect season. The Barnstormers beat rival Cedar Grove 11-5 in the semifinals and Randolph 12-3 in the finals to bring home the Mt. Olive...

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  • Travis Jocelyn’s Basketball Journey

    In the fifth and seventh grades, Travis Jocelyn was denied acceptance to the local travel basketball team. Now he’s getting ready to play ball at a Division III school. The Verona High School senior overcame adversity to achieve his...

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  • Fireflies Ace Soccer Season

    The Verona United Fireflies (U9G) girls soccer team ended the spring soccer season on Sunday with a perfect 9-0-0 record. The Fireflies also won the U9G B flight in the Northern Counties Soccer Association League. The girls...

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  • BOE Weighs Adding VHS Swim Team

    At Tuesday evening’s Board of Education meeting, the board’s Athletics committee is expected to present an option for a swim team at Verona High School. Although indoor swimming resources are already stretched thin in this area, the...

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  • Tennis Charity Tournament Benefits Homeless Vets

    On Wednesday, members of the Verona High School girls and boys tennis teams, alongside some teachers and tennis team alumni participated in a doubles tournament to raise money for the Backpacks for Life charity. Backpacks for Life...

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  • Ashley Upholds Family, School Record At NJSIAA Group Championships

    Last weekend, sophomore Kate Ashley became the second Verona High School girl to win the Girls State Group 1 800-meter race at the NJSIAA State Championships, in “one of the most exciting races of the entire week-end,”...

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  • Cole Smith Wins Chester Challenge

    Cole Smith, a Verona High School junior, earned first place in the varsity division of Sunday’s Chester Challenge mountain bike race. The win means that Smith maintains his green overall points leader jersey for his category with...

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