• 25 Ways To Give Local On Giving Tuesday

    The first Tuesday after Thanksgiving has come to be known as Giving Tuesday, a day to thank volunteer groups and nonprofits with something that can support them all year long–a charitable donation. Many of you probably have...

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  • Farewell To A Chief

    Larry Burdett passed away unexpectedly on June 20. Burdett joined the Verona Fire Department’s auxiliary section in 1968 and became a full volunteer in 1974. He went on to twice serve as VFD chief, first in 1999/2000...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • First Responders, Resident Save 2 From Fiery Crash

    Two West Orange residents are alive today thanks to quick work by the Verona Fire Department, Verona Rescue Squad and Verona Police Department, and the intervention of a Mount Prospect Avenue resident. According to VPD Chief Christopher...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Lawrence S. Burdett, 68

    Mr. Lawrence S. Burdett, 68, died on June 20, 2019 at his home in Verona. A memorial service and Fire Department honors will be held in the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, 36 Gould Street, Verona...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Bingo Fundraiser For The Fire Department

    Holy Spirit Verona will host a bingo fundraising event on Friday, May 17 at 7 p.m.; doors open and bingo cards go on sale at 6 p.m. Entrance fee (with sheets for 10 games) is $20; the...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • CT Magatti Honored For Fire Department Service

    The Verona Fire Department held its testimonial dinner for outgoing Chief CT Magatti on February 23. Chief Magatti held the office for 2017 and 2018. The VFD elected Matt Gifford the new chief of department andMatt Valentine...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Fire Truck Santa This Sunday

    On Sunday, December 16, Santa is going to be making his way around Verona thanks to the Verona Fire Department. The trucks will start rolling late morning and will keep rolling until late afternoon. When you hear...

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  • Give Local On Giving Tuesday

    Veronans are very giving people. We give jackets to warm California wildfire victims we don’t know, simply because a fellow Veronan calls on us to do so. We give to support a Verona veteran’s effort to change...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • VFD Santa To Help Food Pantry This Year

    For many years, the Verona Fire Department has been helping Santa spread holiday cheer in Verona by driving him around town on a fire truck. This year, the VFD and Santa will be helping the community well...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • On Giving Tuesday, Ways To Give Local

    Today is #GivingTuesday, and while many in Verona have undoubtedly made plans to give to favorite charities all over the country, there are also opportunities for philanthropy right here at home. There are ways to give money,...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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