• Top Stories For 2016

    It was the worst of years, it was the best of years: Without a doubt, 2016 was hard on Verona, and the hardest part of the year came in the latter months. An incoming high school freshman...

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  • Top Stories For November 2016

    Good food, great sports and history in real estate and books. That was Verona in November. The Verona High School boys soccer team won its first state title since 1981 and the school library got a major...

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  • Top Stories For October 2016

    September’s gloom extended into October in Verona. Two members of a well-known family died and there was another uptick in crime. The upper field at Verona High School was rededicated and two key pieces of commercial real...

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  • Top Stories For August 2016

    Verona lost a Civil War-era house in 2015. In the summer of 2016, another historic house built before 1900 fell to the wrecking ball. So MyVeronaNJ.com went on the hunt for all of the homes here that...

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  • Top Stories For April 2016

    An animal shelter that serves pet lovers in Verona was severely damaged in a fire in April and Veronans rallied to help care for its animals and rebuild. Across the Atlantic, a Chinese student sent a message...

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  • Top Stories For March 2016

    The matriarch of a large Verona family passed away peacefully surrounded by her husband and children. A performer who grew up in Verona–but not in its music program–gets a shot at a national audience on “The Voice”,...

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  • Top Stories For February 2016

    The Verona Diner has been a staple on Bloomfield Avenue since anyone can remember. It’s got new ownership, and a whole new approach to feeding Verona. February also saw a Verona resident buy another long-standing area business,...

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  • Top Stories For January 2016

    An untimely death and an arrest topped the stories on MyVeronaNJ as the year 2016 got off to a start. There was news in local and college sports, and big changes to real estate. Every month, MyVeronaNJ.com...

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  • MyVeronaNJ.com’s Top Stories For 2015

    In 2015, MyVeronaNJ.com published 845 news and feature stories about Verona, as our real estate market continued to rebound and our sports teams dominated many of their opponents. The Town Council election put a new majority in...

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  • Top Stories For December 2015

    It was food versus sports in Verona in December–and surprisingly, food won. Our stories on Ariane Duarte’s throwdown against Bobby Flay and recreating the Claremont Diner cheesecake got more readers than the story about Verona’s second state...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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