• Hilltop Conservancy Seeks Volunteers For Next Restoration Project

    UPDATE: Because rain is in the forecast for Monday, the work session has been shifted to Tuesday, June 11. Next Monday, June 10, from 5 to 7 p.m., the Hilltop Conservancy will be cutting logs, big branches...

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  • Hilltop Volunteers Plant 80 Trees

    On Saturday April 27, 35 volunteers planted 80 trees on a one-acre plot next to Prisoner’s Pond. The planting on Verona’s Hilltop Reservation marked the successful first phase of a five-year five-acre forest regeneration project. For the...

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  • Plant Trees At Prisoner’s Pond This Weekend

    The Hilltop Conservancy’s forest regeneration efforts are going to take a big step forward this weekend–with some help from the community.  The Conservancy is going to be planting 80 trees on the hillside near Prisoner’s Pond (above...

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  • Sustainable Verona Holds Rain Barrel Sale

    Sustainable Verona, the town team working to make Verona greener, will once again be selling rain barrels to residents at a discount. The Ivy Rain Barrel is being offered at $73. Placed under a downspout, rain barrels...

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  • Walk & Bike Poster Contest Winners Announced

    Students from Verona’s six public schools were honored at the Town Council meeting on Monday night for their entries in the Verona Environmental Commission‘s 10th annual Walk and Bike to School poster contest. The winners were (front...

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  • Walk & Bike To School Day

    Verona’s 10th annual Walk and Bike to School Day will be held on Wednesday, October 10. On that day, which is sponsored by the Verona Environmental Commission (VEC), Verona public school students in grades K through 12...

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  • Environmental Commission Seeks New Member

    The Verona Environmental Commission has a vacancy to fill, and here’s what you need to do if you are interested in joining. The VEC was established in 1992 to help protect Verona’s natural resources, both land and...

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  • Krupp: Pruitt’s Reckless Tenure is Over

    Scott Pruitt’s reckless tenure at EPA is over, but the damage will be lasting and the threat of additional harm to public health and the environment remains grave. Pruitt left not only a string of failed policies,...

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  • Green Fair Postponed To September

    Mother Nature isn’t going to cooperate this weekend: With heavy rain in the forecast for both Saturday and Sunday, Verona officials have decided to postpone the Green Fair that would have taken place tomorrow. The township is...

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  • Learn To Add Native Plants To Your Garden

    Sustainable Verona, the municipal team to improve the environment in Verona, is helping to bring a program on native plants to our area on Saturday, May 12 at 1 p.m. At it, University of Delaware professor Dr....

    • Posted 1 year ago
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