• Earth Day Tree Seedling Giveaway

    In celebration of Earth Day, the Verona Environmental Commission has scheduled a clean up of Grove Park and a tree seedling giveaway there on Saturday, April 13, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Grove Park, which is Verona’s newest...

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  • Free Trees On Earth Day

    The Verona Environmental Commission will celebrate Earth Day with a tree giveaway and cleanup at Grove Park on April 21. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to noon at 42 Grove Avenue in Verona. The...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Verona Kids Rock Honor Earth Day

    Verona Kids Rock, a group of elementary school students who do community service, honored Earth Day this weekend. First, to keep the planet clean, they picked up trash in a wooded area in Verona where they bagged...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Essex County 4-H Spring Fair

    Essex County 4-H would like to invite all youth in grades K-12 to participate in the Essex County 4-H Spring Fair. The fair will be held in partnership with the Earth Day Celebration at the Essex County...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Forest Avenue Celebrates Earth Day

    Forest Avenue school kept its award-winning butterfly garden happy this past weekend by mulching the flower beds and putting in some new shrubs, with the help of its Wolf Scouts and Daisies. Forest students are also sharing...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • New Business: Orange Mountain Energy

    Wednesday, April 22, is Earth Day for 2015. But for Steve Pope, every day is Earth Day. The Verona resident’s newest business, Orange Mountain Energy, is in the business of bringing new, greener thinking on energy to...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Laning Celebrates Earth Day With Recycled Art

    Laning Avenue School successfully turned their Earth Day Celebration into a school-wide event by incorporating it into their school day on Friday, April 25. The students rotated between several different environmental activity stations, organized by Laning’s Environmental...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Forest Celebrates Earth Day With A Book Swap

    On Tuesday, more than 80 students at Forest Avenue elementary school participated in an Earth Day book swap by bringing gently used books to school. The event was called “Give a Book, Take a Book” and was...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Volunteers Clean Peckman Woods For Earth Day

    To celebrate Earth Day, the Verona Environmental Commission organized a cleanup at two locations in town on April 14. VEC member Kerry Bass was the cleanup coordinator. The morning group met at F.N. Brown School by the...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Forest Avenue Focuses On Recycling

    Forest Avenue Elementary School celebrated Earth Day by hosting four recycling workshops on April 10 and 11. Students in grades 1 through 4 participated in hands-on presentations organized by the SCA and the Verona Environmental Commission. Students...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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