• Joseph P. Ruggiero, 98, WWII Veteran

    Joseph P. Ruggiero, 98, of Verona, N.J., passed away on March 1, 2018. Services will begin on Monday, March 5 at 9 a.m. at Shook’s Cedar Grove Funeral Home, 486 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove. Funeral Mass at...

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  • Happy 71st, Joe & Ida

    Joseph and Ida Ruggiero celebrated their 71st wedding anniversary on August 29. Joe (age 97) and Ida (age 94 ) first met in Italy in 1945 while Joe was serving in the U.S. Army during World War...

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  • Memorial Day 2017

    The rain forced Verona to move its Memorial Day ceremony inside this year, where participants crowded both the ground floor of Town Hall and the second floor balcony.  The grand marshals of this year’s event were Michael...

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  • 70 Years Later, Recognition For A Veteran

    It has been a long time since Verona’s veterans returned home from World War II. A very, very long time. But those 70 years faded into the distance this Sunday morning as one Verona veteran got a...

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