• Superintendent’s Corner: Housing Developments Will Impact Schools

    The Verona Township does not seem to have much of an appetite these days for sharing PILOT funds with our schools. Making decisions without consideration for the impact to our classrooms will have significant implications on teaching...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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  • Afterglow Group Sues To Reverse Spectrum 360 Settlement

    First Ridge Alliance, a group of residents in the Afterglow neighborhood of Verona, has filed a suit to reverse the Town Council’s May 15 settlement with Spectrum 360. The suit was filed by Anne Studholme, a Roseland-based...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Rep. Sherrill Holds Second Town Hall

    The questions ranged from SALT deductions to cannabis as Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ11) held her second town hall with her constituents. The crowd that gathered at Bloomfield Middle School was far smaller than Sherrill’s first town hall,...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Town Settles, Reluctantly, Over Development Project

    The Verona Town Council held a special meeting on Wednesday that ended, just before midnight, with four of the five Council members reluctantly agreeing to a settlement on a large development project at Sunset and Bloomfield avenues...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Town Council Candidates Question 1: Overdevelopment

    Five Verona residents are running for two seats on the Town Council, in an election scheduled for Tuesday, May 14. Michael Nochimson and Alex Roman are seeking re-election (to a third and second term respectively) and they...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Special Planning Board Meeting On Cameco, Bloomfield Avenue Redevelopments

    The Planning Board will hold another special meeting on Tuesday night, February 5, to determine whether an open lot on the south side of Bloomfield Avenue opposite the Verona Community Center and a series of lots on...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Planning Board: Sunset Property Does Not Meet Redevelopment Criteria

    The Planning Board voted, in a special meeting last night, that the 5.06-acre property at the corner of Sunset and Bloomfield avenues does not meet the criteria of an “area in need of redevelopment”. The property, which...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • 2018: Verona News In Review

    In years past, MyVeronaNJ.com’s review of the top stories of the year looked only at the most read stories of the year. That was good for capturing the highlights, but didn’t reflect all that had happened in...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Council Approves Plan To Buy Cameco For Affordable Housing

    In a 4-1 vote on Monday night, the Verona Town Council approved an ordinance to buy the former Cameco property. The Council and Township Manager Matthew Cavallo also described, in broad terms, how the site would be...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Township Proposes Buying Cameco Property For Affordable Housing

    The Verona Town Council held a special meeting on Saturday morning to introduce an ordinance to buy the former Cameco Inc. property on Pine Street and Cameco’s adjacent residential property. The ordinance authorizes a $3.1 million bond....

    • Posted 8 months ago
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