• Verona Library Accepting Donations For Sales Again

    With the reopening of the Verona Public Library, the Friends of the Library are now accepting donations of gently used books for their book sale fundraiser. But there’s a twist: In addition to the annual book sale...

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  • Beatles History Event At Verona Library

    This Sunday, February 24, at 3 p.m. the Verona Public Library will present “The Beatles: The BEAginnings”. How did four ordinary young men from working-class England rise to become one of the most famous bands ever known?...

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  • Spotlight Players To Present Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

    They’re calling it the “Totally Rad 80s Prom Gone Bad”. Verona High School’s student drama group, the Spotlight Players, will host its first murder mystery dinner theater on Saturday, January 26, at VHS. “Step back in time,...

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  • ‘The Sopranos’ And Verona

    Today, Thursday, January 10, is the 20th anniversary of the premiere of The Sopranos on HBO. How is that a story for Verona? Because a lot of the show was filmed here, and because the show’s creator,...

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  • VHS Choir Pays It Forward With Music

    A week after the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh last October, Montclair State University employee Ellie Esposito found a yellow polka-dotted bag on her front porch. Inside it was a mirror and a candle, and attached to the...

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  • Amy Fox Directs Montclair Show

    Verona resident Amy Fox is directing “Some Girl(s)” by Neil LaBute at Studio Playhouse. It will run January 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27, 31, February 1 and 2. On Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays it will...

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  • Love To Sing? Check Out The ‘Voices’ Open House

    Voices will hold an open house on Tuesday, January 15, at 7 p.m. to welcome prospective new members. Light refreshments will be served. It will be held at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School, 600 Bloomfield Avenue, Verona, in...

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  • Library Sets Celebration Fundraiser

    On Thursday, January 24, the Verona Public Library will hold an event to celebrate the new library and raise funds to support a wide range of library programs. “New Year, New Library” will help support the Youth...

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  • Percussion Performance To Benefit Verona Music Program

    Come join the very talented Verona High School percussionists on Thursday, January 10, in a night of celebration showcasing their percussion skills. The VHS Percussion Ensemble will be joined by special guests the HBW Percussion Ensemble, the...

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  • The Best Books I Read In 2018

    I try to never be without a book and with eBooks, I’m reading more than ever. (Not that I don’t like a good solid book in my hand. I do. ) I keep a running list at...

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