• Services Set For Fred Hill Sr.

    Mr. Frederick J. Hill., 84, of Verona died on March 2, 2019 in Cedar Grove. Visiting will be in Our Lady of the Lake Church, Lakeside Avenue, Verona on Tuesday, March 5 from 3 to 7 p.m....

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  • Fred Hill Sr., Legendary Baseball Coach, Dies At 84

    Fred Hill Sr., who served for decades as the head baseball coach at Montclair State University and Rutgers University, passed away Saturday, March 2, at age 84. The Verona resident amassed 1,089 collegiate wins, including 941 in...

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  • Rutgers Honors Fred Hill With Training Complex

    Last Tuesday, Rutgers University held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the training complex named in honor of its former long-time baseball coach, Fred Hill. A resident of Verona for four decades, Hill served as RU’s coach from 1984...

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  • Rutgers Retires Fred Hill’s Jersey

    The entire Hill clan traveled from Verona down to Piscataway on Saturday for a special ceremony to mark the retirement of Fred Hill Sr., who has been Rutgers University’s baseball coach since 1984. Back then, Hill took...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Rutgers To Honor Baseball Coach Fred Hill

    Rutgers baseball will honor the legendary career of coach Fred Hill, a long-time Verona resident, in a ceremony scheduled prior to the May 10 game versus USF at Bainton Field. The program will retire his No. 24 as...

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  • Verona View: Reunion For Coach Hill

    Photographer: Ron Klein Fred Hill started his coaching career at the former Clifford Scott High School in East Orange in 1965, a few short years before he moved to Verona. His 1966 and 1967 teams won the...

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  • The Hills Team Up For Charity

    If you have spent any time in Verona, you probably know that the Hill family is passionate about sports and education. What you may not know is that they have recently taken that passion to a new...

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  • A Place To Honor Alumni

    Since 2004, the Verona High School Alumni Association has been holding annual dinners to honor graduates of VHS and people who have made significant contributions to the school. The Hall of Fame has honored 30 individuals so...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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