• Verona, Flags, And The Moon

    Fifty years ago today, the Apollo 11 mission blasted off from the Kennedy Space Center and headed toward the moon. In the hold of its lunar lander were 186 so-called stick flags made by Annin Flagmakers, flags...

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  • Annin Flag Apartments Welcome First Tenants

    Heads up Verona: Kerry Mucci is coming home. The 1968 graduate of Verona High School was back in town on Wednesday night, mingling with the other new tenants who will be moving into the Annin Lofts. The...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Annin Pulls Loft Plan

    Annin Flag has withdrawn a plan to convert its iconic factory building into loft apartments. In May, the Town Council asked the Planning Board to do a study that could have started the building’s redevelopment. The Planning...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Council To Help Annin Flag Building Become Apartments

    The Town Council decided on Monday to ask Verona’s Planning Board to undertake a study that could lead to a new economic development zone and the redevelopment of the Annin flag factory as an apartment building. The...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Historical Society To Feature Annin Flag

    As a salute to Labor Day, on Tuesday, September 4 in the Verona Community Center Ballroom, the Verona Historical Society is hosting a program about the history of flag making and Verona’s own landmark company, Annin Flag....

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • For 9/11, Flags That Honor

    There will likely be many flags flying on September 11, 2011, the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on America. Some will be flying in Verona, but many more will have a direct connection to our...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Annin Repairs 9/11 Flag

    Verona resident Franca Tanelli has made many important flags in the 34 years she has spent at Annin Flag. But none have caught the nation’s spirit as much as the battered banner that was in Tanelli’s hands...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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