• New Business: Vegan Meatballin’

    Maria Kennedy, self-taught chef and owner of Vegan Meatballin’, is forging ahead into a niche food market with her vegan weekly meal service and small-group catering. When asked why she began this type of business, Kennedy simply...

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  • New Montclair Restaurant Has A VHS Connection

    While most VHS students were counting down the days until the end of the school year, one student, VHS senior Elyssia Yung, was working on a business venture that had its grand opening on May 24. She...

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  • Help The Food Pantry Restock

    The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit served 82 shoppers yesterday at its food pantry–its largest group since the pantry opened in 2016. But, as you can see, Holy Spirit needs to restock before it re-opens the...

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  • Reserve Now For Senior Dinner

    The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona will hold their annual Senior Dinner at the Verona Community Center on June 10, 2019 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. This event is open to all Verona Senior residents and is...

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  • Lakeside Meal To Benefit Woman’s Club

    The Woman’s Club of Verona will benefit from the Lakeside Deli Family Night Fundraiser Dinner this Thursday, May 2. The takeout meal that night will be Chicken Evelyn with rice. The family-style meal includes the main course,...

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  • Holy Spirit Fish Fry To Benefit Food Pantry

    The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit will host a Fish (or Chicken) and Chips Dinner (prepared by Argyle Restaurant of Kearny) on Friday, April 12, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Holy...

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  • Celebrate Spring’s Arrival With VMAC Family Night Dinner

    This is the first full week of spring in Verona. We’ve had some spring-like weather prior the official beginning of the season. We’ve had some cold, blustery weather since the season started. (How many trash cans did...

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  • A Children’s Book About Being Vegan

    Verona business owner Daniela Amato became a vegan as an adult, after a childhood spent with what she describes as all the traditional Italian comfort foods. But she’s just published a book to help today’s children get...

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  • Where To Work When You Can’t Work From Home

    A few weeks ago, I arrived to the Bay Street train station parking lot at 10:10 a.m., nine glorious minutes prior to the next train departure, which is plenty of time for a mom commuter like me...

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  • Troop 2 Pancake Breakfast Next Weekend

    Verona Boy Scout Troop 2 will be holding a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Saturday, March 16 from 8 to 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church. The cost is $6 for adults and $5 for seniors and children...

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