• BOE Candidates Question 5: Standardized Testing

    There have been many standardized tests in Verona over the years, but none has generated as much enmity as the PARCC, the high-stakes test devised by the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers that...

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  • BOE Candidates Question 2: Goals And Obstacles

    Last week, the four candidates running for two spots on the Verona Board of Education gave voters their views on the value of a public school education. This week, we turned to their goals–and what could get...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Week In Review: Sept. 17-22, 2018

    The week of September 17 saw the Verona Board of Education file to dismiss a suit brought by the former football coach and unveil a new teachers contract; election hopefuls answered our first weekly question; and more....

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Six Candidates File To Run For BOE

    There will be six candidates vying for two seats on the Verona Board of Education this November. Michele Bernardino is seeking a second term on the BOE, and John Quattrocchi is running for a sixth term. Also...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • Ryan, Nochimson Vote Against Salary Measures

    At the Monday night Town Council meeting, Council members Kevin Ryan and Michael Nochimson both voted against the ordinances establishing the salaries of police and municipal employees covered by union contracts. The measures passed, 3-2, and were...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Thanks A Ton–And A Half!

    A school-wide food drive delivered a staggering 2,942 pounds of food for the Human Needs Food Pantry in Montclair today. The Conference of SCAs, a coalition of the parent groups at all of the town’s public schools,...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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