• Juniors Open Scholarship Applications

    Thanks to the support of the community over the past year, the Junior Woman’s Club of Verona will again be able to award three scholarships to deserving high school seniors. Each scholarship is worth $1,000. The three...

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  • VFEE Announces ‘Excellence’ Honorees

    The Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence (VFEE) has named the Verona public school teachers who will be honored this year with its Inspiring Excellence awards: Victoria Cirigliano, Tatiana Fella, Amy Heckel, Max Morden, Angela Salisbury and Brian Samples. Victoria Cirigliano teaches first grade at Brookdale...

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  • More State Aid For Schools While Town Aid Lags

    First, the good news: Gov. Phil Murphy will be sending Verona’s schools 12% more in state aid this year than last year, and the aid plans have been revealed before Verona finished its 2019-2020 budget, so we...

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  • VHS To Host Presentation On Teen Mental Health

    The Verona Public Schools will host a presentation by Kate Fagan, the author of What Made Maddy Run: The Secret Struggles and Tragic Death of an All-American Teen, on Monday, April 1 from 7 to 8 p.m....

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  • VFEE To Honor Teachers April 5

    Every year, the Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence (VFEE) honors a group of public school teachers with its Inspiring Excellence awards. VFEE’s 2019 toast to Verona’s most inspiring teachers will be held on Friday, April 5, and...

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  • Police Train VHS Students In CPR, Defibrillator Use

    This past week, the Verona Police Department sponsored a class to train Verona High School students in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and using an automated external defibrillator (AED). It was the first time that a course like this...

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  • Schools Closed On Monday, March 4

    Verona’s public schools had initially called for a delayed opening, but Mother Nature had other plans: All schools will be closed by the snow storm on Monday, March 4. The Public Works Department snow plows were out...

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  • Kindergarten Workshops Cancelled

    The pre-kindergarten experiences that were to be held in each of Verona’s elementary schools on Saturday, March 2, have been cancelled because of the snow. The next workshops will be held on April 6 and May 4...

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  • ‘The Addams Family’ Coming To VHS

    Maybe you loved the original comic strip, or the black-and-white TV show in the 1960s. Maybe you know Gomez, Morticia, Pugsley and Wednesday from the movies of the 1990s. Whatever the case, you need to know that...

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  • Laning Goes All In For Antarctica Week

    Last week, Laning Avenue School turned one of the coldest places on earth into the hottest place to be. Third grade teachers Jaime Ricci and Brian Samples came up with the idea for an “Antarctica Week” after...

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