• What ‘White Privilege’ Means To Me

    We are privileged because the racism that our country was built on has made us believe that white skin is superior. We did not ask to be born white. However, our black brothers and sisters did not...

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  • How To Get Through Quarantine

    Since being quarantined in my house, I’ve felt like I was the main character in a coming-of-age movie. I am living in my childhood bedroom, which feels weird to say because this was my full-time bedroom until...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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  • OLL Youth Group Builds More Than Buildings In West Virginia

    Most students dread the month of August. To them, it means the end of summer and the beginning of school. However, for the teens who are part of Our Lady of the Lake’s Youth Group, August means...

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  • What The Philippines Taught Me About Life In Verona

    The United States is a mixing pot of culture. A quick five-minute drive will give you the choices of Italian, Greek, or Thai food. You think that you know different cultures until you leave the safety of...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • TCNJ’s President Eases College Anxiety At VHS

    On Friday, December 7, Verona High School alumna Dr. Kathryn A. Foster visited her old high school to talk to junior and senior students about what she knows best: college. The 1975 Verona graduate is now the...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Bocce For A Cause

    Saturday, September 29, was a great day for the annual Backpacks for Life and Dreams Can Happen charity bocce tournament in Verona Park. This year was the fifth annual event and the largest so far, with 18...

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  • OLL Rebuilds Lives In West Virginia

    In 2016, West Virginia did not expect to be rocked by a life-changing flood. As two rivers rose and met because of strong and long rains, the state suffered severe damage. The town of Clendenin faced the...

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  • Swimming Through Summer With The Verona Waves

    Summer in Verona means more than just a break from school for the kids and sporadic trips to the beach for adults. For most kids, it means spending your days at the Verona Community Pool. The amount...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Verona Students Walk Out To Honor Parkland Victims

    On Wednesday, March 14, Verona High School students walked out of school at 10 a.m. and observed 17 minutes of silence to mark the one-month anniversary of the shooting at  Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Oarkland,...

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  • Fogarty Breaks Indoor Pole Vault Record

    Today, Verona High School sophomore Owen Fogarty broke the VHS boys indoor track record in pole vault, clearing 12’6″, and he did it at one of the most high-profile events in New Jersey: the Group track championship...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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