• Biking Across America For Charity

    There are thousands of miles of backroads that separate the east and west coasts of the United States, miles that would seem to include a lot of differences in the people who live along them. But Bob...

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  • Juniors Gather Food For Pantry

    The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona recently held a Shop-N-Drop event outside Kings Supermarket to benefit the Human Needs Food Pantry in Montclair. Shoppers could take an item purchased at Kings and immediately donate it to the...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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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...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • New Life For Old Prom Dresses

    This bit of news comes via MyVeronaNJ.com readers who are also parishioners at Our Lady of the Lake. The church is helping to collect prom dresses that will be sent to Haiti so that teenagers in that...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Gallery Show To Benefit Arts Education

    This weekend, you have a chance to help a kid become an artist. It doesn’t matter if you can’t draw, or if you repeatedly color outside the lines. And you don’t even have to travel outside Verona...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • Help Verona Families In Need

    Connie Pifher, Verona’s Health & Social Services Program Coordinator, is reaching out to the community to help Verona families in need this holiday season. Under her annual “Holidays are for Sharing” program, she collects gift cards that...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Soup Kitchen Food Donations Needed

    This Sunday, Our Lady of the Lake church will be collecting food for St. John’s Soup Kitchen in Newark. The soup kitchen feeds over 400 people daily and OLL is the largest single contributor to its pantry....

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Pifher Gives Thanks For Town’s Generosity

    We got this e-mail today from Connie Pifher, the Community Center health coordinator who is Verona’s unofficial clearinghouse for local charity: “I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who assisted me in helping the...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Luminaries Light Verona

    If Verona seems brighter this evening, it may be because nearly 900 residents are participating in “Share Your Light”, a new fund raiser from the Verona Women’s Club and Juniorettes. The effort is going to brighten other...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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