• Verona Marks Gun Violence Awareness Day

    Today, Friday, June 7, is National Gun Violence Awareness Day, a day created by Everytown for Gun Safety to draw attention to the impact of gun violence in America and rally support for measures to reduce gun...

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  • Rep. Sherrill Holds Second Town Hall

    The questions ranged from SALT deductions to cannabis as Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ11) held her second town hall with her constituents. The crowd that gathered at Bloomfield Middle School was far smaller than Sherrill’s first town hall,...

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  • Sherrill Co-Sponsors Universal Background Check Bill

    On Tuesday, Representative Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ11) announced her first co-sponsorship of legislation will be H.R. 8, a bipartisan universal background check bill. “My first bill co-sponsorship in Congress is a bipartisan proposal for universal background checks,” said...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Sherrill To Join Congressional Gun Violence Prevention Task Force

    Mikie Sherrill, who was elected in November to represent the Congressional district that includes Verona, will join the Gun Violence Prevention Task Force for the 116th Congress, which begins in January. The announcement was made today by...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Pennacchio Gets Questions On Gun Reform, Taxes

    Sen. Joseph Pennacchio, who represents Verona in the New Jersey state Senate, popped in to the Verona Town Council meeting on Monday night for one of his periodic visits to town. He made a few brief remarks...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Verona’s State Legislators Back Some Gun Control Measures

    On Monday, just two days after large numbers of New Jerseyans marched for action on gun violence, the state Assembly approved six measures to make New Jersey’s already strict gun laws even stricter. And some of the...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Veronans March Against Gun Violence

    There were more than 800 marches held around the United States and the world today against gun violence and Veronans were at at least four of them: New York, Newark, Morristown and the largest march, in Washington,...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • VHS Students Plan Walkout Against Gun Violence

    Next Wednesday, March 14, will be the one-month anniversary of the mass shooting that killed 17 students and teachers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., and injured 16 more. On that day, a group...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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