• 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...

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  • County Confirms McGrath, Roman As Winners Of Town Council Election

    Essex County election officials have confirmed that Christine McGrath has won a first term on the Verona Town Council and that current Councilman Alex Roman has been re-election to a second term. After the county added provisional...

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  • Candidates File New Fundraising, Spending Reports

    The three Verona Town Council candidates who previously indicated that they intend to spend more than $5,100 on their campaigns have filed new reports with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC). Michael Nochimson’s R-1 report...

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  • What You Need To Know About the 2019 Town Council Election

    On Tuesday, May 14, Verona voters will go to the polls to fill two seats on the Verona Town Council. Current Councilman Alex Roman is up for re-election to a new four-year term, as is current Deputy...

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  • Letter: Alex Roman Has Essential Knowledge, Listens With Civility

    To the Editor: As a life-long resident and active individual in Verona, I felt strongly about writing a letter of endorsement for Alex Roman. I met Alex in 2012 during a controversial development application before the Board...

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  • Town Council Candidates Question 5: Goals & Obstacles

    This is it: The final question for the five candidates running for Town Council in the May 14 election. Since early April, MyVeronaNJ.com has asked John Fio Rito, Christin McGrath, Michael Nochimson John Quattrocchi and Alex Roman...

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  • Letter: We Need Alex Roman

    To the Editor: We really need Alex Roman. After all these years I’m surprised to be agreeing with him on important civic matters, but I urge every voter to read Jay Sniatkowski’s letter supporting Alex Roman’s re-election!...

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  • Letter: Alex Roman Delivers Fact-Based Answers

    To the Editor: We’ve never written a political letter before, but feel compelled to write this one supporting Alex Roman for Verona Town Council. Since he was elected to the Council four years ago he has been...

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  • Letter: Former Councilman Supports Alex Roman

    To the Editor: I met Alex Roman in 2008 when he began attending council meetings. Over the next decade he rarely missed a meeting and was committed to questioning government responsiveness, openness and transparency. He was intent...

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  • Town Council Candidates Question 4: The Budget

    Managing Verona’s municipal budget is, without a doubt, the biggest responsibility of our five-member Town Council, and it is always a challenge to deliver the services that Verona wants without the tax increases that Verona despises. That...

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