• First Responders, Resident Save 2 From Fiery Crash

    Two West Orange residents are alive today thanks to quick work by the Verona Fire Department, Verona Rescue Squad and Verona Police Department, and the intervention of a Mount Prospect Avenue resident. According to VPD Chief Christopher...

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  • Bloomfield Ave. Rollover Sends Driver To Hospital

    An accident on Bloomfield Avenue at Linn Drive just after 5 p.m. on Wednesday sent a motorist to the hospital with serious injuries. According to the Verona Police Department and eyewitnesses, the driver was traveling eastbound on...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Driver Crashes Into Fairview Porch

    A driver whose car was clipped at Fairview and Personnette avenues this morning wound up crashing into the front porch of 75 Fairview Avenue. Verona’s first responders were called to the scene around 9:20 a.m. According to...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Bloomfield Avenue Shut At Pompton

    UPDATE: The roadways have now been re-opened. The Verona Police Department has sent out an alert saying that Bloomfield Avenue is shut in both directions at the Mount Prospect/Pompton Avenue intersection due to an accident that has...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Wrong-Way Garbage Truck Rams Car At VHS

    Alice McCarthy and her son John were shaken up this morning when a garbage truck reversed down Sampson Drive by the back entrance to Verona High School and slammed into their car. “I normally don’t post this...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Police Charge NY Driver In Fairview Hit-And-Run

    On Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at approximately 7:26 p.m., the Verona Police Department responded to Fairview Avenue at the intersection of Sampson Drive on a report of a motor vehicle collision involving a cyclist. Upon arrival, Gary...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Bloomfield Avenue Crash Sends 3 To Hospital

    A two-car accident early this evening near the corner of Westview Road and Bloomfield Avenue has sent three people to the hospital and demolished a device used to stop traffic so the Verona Fire Department’s station #2 can...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Crash Leaves Car On Prout’s Front Lawn

    A driver headed west on Bloomfield Avenue Tuesday morning wound up on the front lawn of Prout Funeral Home instead. The accident occurred at 9:17 a.m. when the 57-year-old female motorist, who was in the right-hand lane,...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • County Nixes VHS Traffic Light

    Traffic on Fairview Avenue by Verona High School is, by almost any measure, a problem. At any time of day or night, the road is a steady stream of cars, often going well above the speed limit....

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Car, Van Collide At Lakeside Deli

    A passenger car and a delivery van crashed into each other at the intersection of Bloomfield Avenue and Park Place just after 9 a.m. this morning. According to Verona Police Chief Doug Huber, both vehicles were attempting...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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