• Council Shuts A Facebook Page Used For Anti-Muslim Comments

    Township Manager Matt Cavallo said at Monday night’s Town Council meeting that Verona had closed an unofficial page that Facebook had created for the Verona Pool after anti-Muslim comments were posted to the page. Cavallo explained the page...

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  • Getting MyVeronaNJ News If Facebook Doesn’t Deliver

    Most of the readers of MyVeronaNJ.com get their news directly from our site. We know from our Google Analytics reports that they come to the site every day, sometimes several times a day, to see what’s happening....

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • BOE OKs Chaperone, Facebook Policies

    The Verona Board of Education met Tuesday night and approved new policies for both field trip chaperones and the use of social media sites like Facebook and Twitter by teachers and support staff. As reported, Verona parent...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Be Smarter Than Your Kids About Technology

    Our parents had it easy. They didn’t have to stay on top of endlessly changing computer and cell phone technology just to stay one step ahead of us. Andor Kish, the tech teacher at H.B. Whitehorne Middle...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Facebook CEO Gives $100M For Newark Schools

    That loud clang you heard this morning was the sound of a major chink being driven into the armor of the teachers union in New Jersey. Mark Zuckerberg, the chief executive of Facebook, is donating up to...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Formspring.me: You Heard It Here First

    The front page of today’s New York Times has an article on a social networking site called Formspring.me that it calls the “online version of the bathroom wall in school, the place to scrawl raw, anonymous gossip.”...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • “Cars From a Marriage” Debuts Today

    The third novel of Glen Ridge-based author Debbie Galant, which sets the evolution of a suburban marriage against the backdrop of New Jersey car culture, appears today in bookstores nationwide. Galant is editor-in-chief of Baristanet, the news...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Are You Sharing?

    I got an urgent call from a reader this morning. “I need to e-mail one of your stories to somebody”, he said. “What happened to that button?” The button he’s referring to is the “Share/Save” button that...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Schools Ban Facebook Application

    Verona High School and HBW Middle School sent e-mails to parents today notifying them that students at both have been using school computers to go on a “Facebook application site that allowed students to engage in inappropriate...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • That Didn’t Take Long

    On December 5, as the weather was shutting down our plans for a splashy launch at Fair in the Square, we put up a companion page to this site on Facebook. We figured it would take a...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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