• Fire Truck Santa This Sunday

    We held our breath that this Verona tradition would continue despite the pandemic, and we’re happy to report that it will: Santa will tour Verona’s neighborhoods on a Verona Fire Department truck this Sunday, December 13. And...

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  • Giving In Verona On Giving Tuesday

    Today is Giving Tuesday, and while you probably have a list of national volunteer groups and nonprofits to give to, we’d like to also draw your attention to ways to give close to home. These groups, which...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Fish Fry Fundraiser Friday

    This past April was the fourth anniversary of the food pantry at the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, and the church was supposed to have held its annual Fish Fry fundraiser for the pantry then. It...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Juniors Food Drive Hits New Milestone

    Six years ago, the Junior Woman’s Club of Verona‘s first Verona Fights Hunger Week collected 790 bags of food and $1,900 in donations, and the community service group considered it a great success. This year’s drive, which...

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  • Verona Fights Hunger Week Kicks Off Sunday

    The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona will kick-off this year’s Verona Fights Hunger Week on Sunday, October 11. The town-wide food drive will run through Saturday, October 17. Verona Fights Hunger Week is a town-wide supersized food...

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  • Food Pantry Needs Toiletries, Pantry Staples

    The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit is getting ready to open its food pantry to shoppers this Saturday, July 25, and it is hoping that the public can donate a few more supplies. The church posted...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Holy Spirit Pantry Needs Cleaning Supplies

    The food pantry at the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit is very low on paper towels and cleaning supplies and is hoping to get community support to restock before its next open day on Saturday, May...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Virtual Donation Drive For Holy Spirit Food Pantry

    Have you been working from home, and traveling no further than the grocery store? While we’re “staying home and staying safe,” perhaps there’s a few extra dollars in your pocket because it’s been awhile since you’ve had...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Holy Spirit To Deliver To Food Pantry Customers

    To protect the safety of shoppers and volunteers, and due to low inventory of certain key items, the Holy Spirit Food Pantry will be closed on Saturday, March 28, its usual fourth Saturday distribution day. Residents of...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • VFD Thanks Community For Santa Day Support

    To The Editor: The Verona Fire Department held its annual Santa Day on Sunday, December 15. Santa rides on top of our engines, and his elves go street to street spreading Christmas spirit with candy canes for...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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