• Library Announces Summer Reading Program

    “A Universe of Stories” is the theme of Verona Public Library’s 2019 Summer Reading Program. Explore the wonders of storytelling through a reading club, story times, crafts, maker projects, coding, and special weekly performances. The Summer Reading...

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  • The Magic Of Books, Or Why I Really, Really Want You To Support The VFEE Book Fair

    I have always loved books, which should come as no surprise. I’m a school librarian. If I didn’t love reading, I would be in the wrong occupation. But why? What is so special about books? I think...

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  • Broadway Stars Headline Fortgang Campaign Fundraiser

    On Monday, June 10 at 7 p.m., Verona’s Laura Fortgang, a candidate for state Assembly in the 26th legislative district, will host a Broadway cabaret as a fundraiser for her campaign. The 26th legislative district includes parts...

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  • Angels, Art And Healing

    Sue Waldman’s mother was a professional artist and her father was a photographer. But the psychotherapist and counselor never thought that she would be creating art. “In the past, I may have described my lifestyle as ‘creative’...

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  • Verona Visual Arts Group Forming

    Several weeks ago, a group of Verona residents with diverse backgrounds and interests in the arts got together with Steve Neale, Verona’s director of administration and economic development, to brainstorm how they might increase the visibility and...

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  • OLL Stages ‘Into The Woods’

    For its second theatrical presentation, Our Lady of the Lake School (OLL) selected the extraordinary, popular and award-winning Stephen Sondheim musical “Into the Woods”. Needing to accommodate a larger audience, OLL turned to the Mount Saint Dominic...

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  • First Presbyterian To Hold Baroque Music Concert

    As part of its 125th anniversary celebration, the First Presbyterian Church of Verona will be hosting a Community Heritage Concert on Sunday, May 19 at 3 p.m. This concert of Baroque music will be performed by Abigail...

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  • Voices Of Verona And West Essex Plan May 18 Concert

    Voices of Verona and West Essex is celebrating its 70th anniversary with a performance of vocal music from the 1940s to today. The spring concert will be on Saturday, May 18, at the Verona Community Center Ballroom,...

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  • Spring Jazz Concert Thursday

    Verona Jazz and Beyond will present its spring concert tonight (Thursday, May 2) at 7:30 p.m. at Verona High School. Admission is free, and the music will go from pop to jazz and rock n’ roll. Verona...

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  • It’s Flamingo Fundraiser Week

    It’s time folks: Time to support the theater program at Verona High School by participating in the VHS Spotlight Players‘ annual flamingo fundraiser. This week, members of the VHS Spotlight Players will be delivering bright pink flamingo...

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