• Fundraiser For Verona Park Conservancy At California Pizza

    On Thursday, October 26, the Verona Park Conservancy is having a fundraiser at California Pizza Kitchen. Visit California Pizza Kitchen at the Willowbrook Mall and 20% of the cost of your meal will be donated back to...

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  • New Park Playground Claims Old Park Tree

    On Wednesday, Essex County unveiled plans for a new playground in Verona Park. On Friday, it began to take down one of the park’s oldest trees, a towering oak that was part of Verona Park’s original Olmstead...

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  • On #GivingTuesday, Give Local

    It’s #GivingTuesday, a day to help others through donations of money, time and support, and a reminder that our lives should be as much (or more) about helping this time of year as they are about getting...

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  • Brookdale Daisy Troop Beautifies Park

    On May 21, the Brookdale Avenue Elementary School kindergarten and first grade Daisy troops planted flowers at the Children’s Garden in Verona Park. Neil Moylan, a volunteer with the Verona Park Conservancy, led the girls in tier...

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  • Verona Park Conservancy Artists Create New Note Cards

    For the holiday season, the Verona Park Conservancy is again offering sets of its very popular note cards depicting the “Four Seasons” of Essex County¹s Verona Park. The new set of note cards, reproducing the work of...

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  • Learn How To Volunteer In Verona

    Verona runs on volunteers: Its many volunteer organizations look after everything from our safety to our schools, our scouts and our sports. And many of these groups are looking for more volunteers. On Tuesday, December 1, there...

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  • Verona Park Clean-Up This Saturday

    The Verona Park Conservancy (VPC) Verona Park Spring Clean-up is Saturday April 11 from 9 to 11 a.m. Meet VPC members at the tent near the boathouse. Bring gloves, a rake or garden (claw if you have...

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  • Conservancy Plants Trees To Restore Verona Park

    If Verona Park looked a lot better to you during your holiday break walks, thank the Verona Park Conservancy. This past fall, the VPC kicked off a multi-year tree and shrub restoration program for the park, which...

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  • Verona Park Cleanup Saturday

    The Verona Park Conservancy is looking for some community help with its annual park cleanup. It was rained out last Saturday, October 11, so it will be held this Saturday, October 18, from 9 to 11:30 a.m....

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  • County Unveils New Verona Park Boathouse

    Out with the dark, in with the light: Essex County unveiled a completely renovated Verona Park boathouse this morning. The 10-week, $433,310 project involved installing new French doors on both sides of the building, creating a new...

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