• VMAC To Present On Vaping, Marijuana Concentrates & Edibles

    On Thursday, May 16, the Verona Municipal Alliance Committee (VMAC) will host a presentation for parents on the dangers of vaping and marijuana concentrates and edibles. VMAC says there has been an increase among both middle and...

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  • Celebrate Spring’s Arrival With VMAC Family Night Dinner

    This is the first full week of spring in Verona. We’ve had some spring-like weather prior the official beginning of the season. We’ve had some cold, blustery weather since the season started. (How many trash cans did...

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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...

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  • VMAC Family Night Is Thursday

    The Verona Municipal Alliance Committee (VMAC) Family Night will be celebrated on Thursday, October 18. In support of this initiative, the Township of Verona and the Board of Education have cleared the calendar of meetings, practices, and...

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  • Veronans Win Fishing Derbies

    Essex County held its annual fishing derby in Verona Park this week and there were several Veronans among the winners. Cole Reynolds, seen above with Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and Deputy Parks Director Kate...

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  • Verona Family Night Set For March 28

    The Verona Municipal Alliance Committee wants to remind everyone that Family Night will be celebrated on Wednesday, March 28. The calendar has been cleared of meetings, practices and homework. Local restaurants will once again be offering discounts...

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  • Drug Awareness Program For Parents

    Circle Thursday, March 8, on your calendar: That’s the date for “Hidden in Plain Sight”, a drug awareness program for parents in Verona and Cedar Grove. The program, which will be given by DEA Special Agent Timothy...

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  • Recycle Your Holiday Cards To Help Children

    Don’t throw out all the cards you got this holiday: The Verona Municipal Alliance Committee (VMAC) says the DREAM Team at H.B. Whitehorne will once again be recycling them into new cards for charity. You can help...

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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,...

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  • Take VMAC’s ‘Safe Homes’ Pledge

    It’s that time of year, Verona: The time to take the Verona Municipal Alliance Committee’s SAFE Homes pledge. Ann Jocelyn, VMAC’s grant coordinator, explained the pledge at this past Monday’s Town Council meeting. SAFE Homes is a...

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