VERONA - Early Saturday afternoon, Verona Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at 14 Montrose Place.  According to Verona Fire Chief Magatti, "We found out there was a small fire in the basement of the small apartment building, but it was out by the time we arrived.  There was no extension into the rest of the apartment building."  The fire department ventilated the smoke out of the basement.  Maggati stated everything was under control.