• Verona Kids Rock Support Veterans’ Charity

    This past Sunday was the Anthony Fasano Foundation’s 11th annual Bocce Bash at Verona Park, and once again, it benefited Backpacks for Life. The charity, which was started by Verona native and Marine Corps veteran Brett D’Alessandro...

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  • Verona Kids Rock Turns 3

    To the Editor: Verona Kids Rock Group celebrates their three-year anniversary this month! VKR, a random acts of kindness group started back in June 2016, and as of this month has accomplished an estimated 100 different small...

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  • Kids Service Group Celebrates Kindness

    Verona Kids Rock, which was created to help elementary school children to do community service, hosted a Kindness Fashion show on Sunday, March 24 at the Verona Community Center, and more than 50 children turned out to...

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  • Verona Park, F.N. Brown Get Kindness Rocks Gardens

    Over the weekend, Verona Park and F.N. Brown elementary school each got an inspirational addition to their landscape: a Kindness Rocks garden. The Kindness Rocks Project is a national movement that started on Cape Cod. Its goal...

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  • Kids Bring Trick-Or-Treating To Seniors

    Verona Kids Rock brought their community service to senior citizens this weekend. The group, which was formed by one Verona elementary school student and her mom 18 months ago, now includes more than 50 Verona children who...

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  • Kids On Bikes Ride For More Safe Biking

    There was a big turnout at the Verona Kids Rock bike ride on Sunday in support of safe bike riding for Verona families. Verona Kids Rock, which involves elementary school children in community service, held the bike...

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  • Verona Kids Rock Feeds Rescue Squad, Plans Bike Rally

    Verona Kids Rock has always wanted to visit the Verona Rescue Squad in honor of the many men and women who help keep the community safe. They got to do that on Monday, September 11, when they...

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  • Verona Kids Rock Honor Earth Day

    Verona Kids Rock, a group of elementary school students who do community service, honored Earth Day this weekend. First, to keep the planet clean, they picked up trash in a wooded area in Verona where they bagged...

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  • Verona Kids Rock Helps At Newark Shelter

    In honor of Saint Patrick’s Day, Verona Kids Rock Group, a group of elementary school students who do community service, collected food and meals prepared by their parents for the temporary residents at YMCA in Newark. The...

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  • Kids Group Raises Money For Children With Heart Disease

    Verona Kids Rock started as a handful of elementary-school philanthropists with a lemonade stand last summer. They’ve gotten a lot bigger since then, and have done some 20 events and fundraisers in all. This past Friday, they...

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