• Special Needs Fitness Program Gets Grant From Autism Speaks

    If you go to Platinum Fitness in Verona, you would think that you were at any regular gym with great equipment, a shake bar, and group fitness classes. Platinum Fitness also, however, maintains a 100-square-foot personal training...

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  • Business Students See Wins In Conference Competition, Head To Atlantic City

    Verona High School sent the largest contingent in years to the DECA Central East District Conference earlier this month, and Verona’s business students did so well that seven of them are moving on to the state DECA...

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  • Zoning Board Votes Down Assisted Living Project

    Six months of testimony hit a brick wall last week as Verona’s Board of Adjustment voted against the key variance needed to develop an assisted living facility on the property now occupied by the Richfield Regency. Kensington...

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  • Meet Julia Ashley At Blue Hippo

    There will be a meet and greet with University of North Carolina soccer star–and Verona High School graduate–Julia Ashley at Blue Hippo Coffee Co. on Sunday, January 6, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. You can meet Ashley...

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  • Collectibles Store Opens In Verona

    You might want to take the curve in Bloomfield Avenue by Fairview a bit more slowly now: Deadpool and a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle are keeping watch. At least that’s what it looks like in the front...

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  • Please Excuse Santa For Being Late

    You can breathe easy, Verona: Santa is back. No, not the big guy. We still have to wait until December 25 for him to appear. We’re talking about Verona’s Santa, the bowing Santa that has been in...

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  • Township Proclaims November 24 Small Business Saturday

    Verona Township officials have issued a proclamation declaring this Saturday, November 24, to be Small Business Saturday® and encouraging residents to consider shopping at Verona’s small merchants to boost the local economy and strengthen our small business...

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  • Dance Gear Store Put Up For Sale

    Almost three years ago, Verona resident Lori Cappadona became a small business owner on a whim, buying a store in Caldwell with a long history of supplying local dancers with everything from shoes to leotards and tutus....

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  • FEMA Aid? Forget It

    If you were counting on the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help you cover the costs of the August 11 storm, think again. Verona township officials said today that they have gotten word that individual assistance...

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  • Zaferon Grill Closes

    Zaferon Grill has closed. The Mediterranean-style bistro near the corner of Bloomfield and Grove avenues opened in early 2017, and had announced a new chef in September after participating in Verona Restaurant Week. A note on Zaferon’s website...

    • Posted 4 months ago
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