• More State Aid For Schools While Town Aid Lags

    First, the good news: Gov. Phil Murphy will be sending Verona’s schools 12% more in state aid this year than last year, and the aid plans have been revealed before Verona finished its 2019-2020 budget, so we...

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  • Council Sets Budget Hearings

    It’s budget workshop time in Verona, which is your chance to learn where Verona’s municipal budget could be going up–or down–before it is set in stone. Verona will be holding budget workshops on Tuesday, March 5; Thursday,...

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  • BOE Agenda: June 12, 2018 Meeting

    The Verona Board of Education has posted the agenda for its next meeting, which will be held tonight, Tuesday, June 12. The meeting will open with recognition of two Verona High School students who recently achieved the...

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  • School Statement On Budget Process

    The Verona Board of Education sent this statement about the 2018-2019 public school budget to school parents on Thursday evening: We are proud of the progress of the Verona Public Schools, with the efforts of our dedicated...

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  • More Bad News For School Budget

    The 2018-2019 school year budget that Verona Board of Education approved at its April 24 meeting seemed bad enough: Two teaching positions cut as well as a tech assistant, full-timers reduced to part-time, and chops to both the...

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  • What You Need To Know About The New School Budget

    At its April 24 meeting, the Verona Board of Education approved the budget for the 2018-2019 school year. It is one of the tightest–and most painful–school budgets in recent years, hamstrung by rising special education costs and,...

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  • BOE To Present Budget Tuesday

    The Verona Board of Education is meeting on Tuesday, April 24, and the meeting will feature the presentation of the budget for the 2018-2019 school year. The budget requires approval only from the BOE. That is because...

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  • Town Council Narrowly Passes Budget, Assesses Storm, Takes Mosque Questions

    By a 3-2 vote Monday night, the Verona Town Council approved the 2018 municipal budget. Council members also disagreed over the demolition of a building at the Verona Community Center that has been used to store equipment...

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  • Tax Levy Increase Shrinks As Town Pares Budget

    Verona’s 2018 municipal budget was introduced at Monday night’s Town Council meeting and it was a change for the better from what the Council had been considering during its March 12 workshop, which is an unofficial presentation...

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  • Wye Not: Christie At The Beach

    Being governor of the great state of New Jersey is no day at the beach–until, of course, it is a day at the beach when most of the beaches are closed by a budget impasse in Trenton....

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