Press Releases

August 8, 2018

Through out the month of August, we are accepting donations for Make A Wish New Jersey at Bellatair Salon,located at 547 Pompton Ave, in Cedar Grove. We are open 7 days a week. This year we are hoping to raise $2500 for a local child with a critical illness who's only wish is to have a computer ...

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The  28th annual CG Elks "Lobsterfest" will be held on September 8, 2016 from 1 to 6pm at CG Lodge.  Ticket prices are: $60.00 for Adults 21+ ; Kids (lobster not  included) $25 20-15 yrs; $15 14-8 yrs; under 7 yrs. free.    Ticket include 2 lobsters per adult ticket, along with chicken, ...

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Verona Yoga & the Verona Mayor's Wellness Campaign are happy to offer Yoga in the Park again this year! Classes will run every Wednesday in August starting 8/8 at 6:30pm. Please register online here: https://www.veronayoga.com/class-schedule/ All levels of yogis are welcome to join us at our ...

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Join the First Presbyterian Church of Verona for a special summer service and blessing of the animals.  This highly anticipated annual event will take place on Sunday, August 5th at 9:30 on the front lawn of the church (weather permitting).  All are invited to attend along with well behaved pets as ...

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The Township of Verona is looking to run some new events around town focused on the arts and would like to hear from all the amazing local talent we have here in Verona and the surrounding towns. Please send an email to stneale@veronanj.org if you would like to hear more and get involved. LOCAL ...

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Mane Place II located at 654 Bloomfield Ave. in Verona recently celebrated their 30th Anniversary with week long specials and discounts leading up to a ribbon cutting event on Saturday, June 30th with township officials including Mayor Kevin J. Ryan, Councilman Jack McEvoy, Councilman Alex Roman ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ – The Cedar Grove Panthers Swim team will hold it's annual car wash on Sunday, 7/22 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Community Park.  Please come down and support the team and have the dust and pollen on your car washed away by Panther swimmers.

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The Great Library Tour Starts June 25; Ends September 10 - Pick up a VIP Ticket to The Great Library Tour at the Cedar Grove Library or any other PALSPlus library. All you need to do is visit other libraries highlighted on your ticket and then have your ticket stamped on the back. Summer is a ...

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Twenty-seven local businesses participate in fundraiser by offering discounts to community Verona, N.J. June 11, 2018 – The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona worked with local Verona businesses to develop the annual Discount Card for 2018. Once again, the card provides potential savings for local ...

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The following is a statement from the Verona Education Association regarding contract negotiations: Please join the VEA for a Meet the Mediator Rally on Tuesday, June 26 from 5:30 to 7:30 on Fairview Avenue in front of the BOE offices. To learn more, please read this post. The VEA members ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - The Township Council requests any residents who wish to be considered for membership on the Zoning Board of Adjustment to submit a letter of interest by Wednesday, July 11, 2018, to the Clerk’s Office, 525 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grove, NJ 07009 or townclerk@cedargrovenj.org .

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ  - The Cedar Grove Chamber of Commerce Foundation was pleased to award three $1,500 scholarships to those students that have demonstrated achievement in the areas of arts, academics, business, media or vocational education.  They were awarded on Tuesday night in the Cedar Grove HS ...

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BELLEVILLE, NJ - Bill and Sharon Brown of Verona were honored with the Nelson Mandela Freedom Award at Greater Newark Conservancy’s “Making Our City Bloom Gala” at Nanina’s in the Park in Belleville. The award was presented by the Conservancy’s Executive Director, Robin Dougherty, and Artist in ...

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Since this past summer, the VHS French Club, along with our French teacher Mrs. Mordkovich and myself, have collaborated with Mr. Evans Auguste in the development of a library collection for the St-François Xavier School in the town of Ouanaminthe in Haiti. During the past 2 months, we have been ...

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The County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey annually awards scholarships to college, graduate and law students.  Each scholarship is a one-year grant in the amount of  $3,500 paid directly to the recipient.  Scholarship recipients from previous years are ineligible.  The County Prosecutors ...

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The Cedar Grove Elks Special Children's Committee (CGESCC) will hold its 11th annual Golf tournament at the Meadows Golf Course in Lincoln Park, NJ on Wed July 11, 2018. Shotgun start at 8am, scramble format. Same price as last year..$110.00 per golfer,includes golf, cart and buffet lunch(with ...

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Get to know the Junior Woman’s Club of Verona at our New Member Social, taking place at Ariane Kitchen and Bar on June 21, 7:30pm. Are you looking to make friends, feel connected and make a difference in your town? Then look no further than the Junior Woman’s Club of Verona. We are a versatile ...

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St. Catherine of Siena Organ Dedication Concert Featuring Rudy Lucente Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 3:30PM  A Concert of Organ Works and Familiar Hymns performed by Mr. Lucente                                                           and a hymn-sing led by Albert E. Ganter, Music ...

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The Our Lady of the Lake School Forensics team ended the year on a high note.  During the very successful 2017-2018 season, the team placed 3rd overall.  Individually, Marykate Dougherty won first place in the declamation category and Matteo Celleri placed first in humor.  Marykate came in second ...

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The CGJFL (Cedar Grove Junior Football League) has opened registration for the 2018 football season and put a strong focus on strengthening their message to the Panther community. Health, safety, tradition and fun are at the forefront of this program. Signing up before May 31st allows for ...

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Verona High School Partners with Positive Coaching Alliance to Benefit Student Athletes   Verona High School has established a 3 year partnership with Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA), a national non-profit developing “Better Athletes, Better People” by working to provide all youth and ...

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  BECOME A PART OF OUR PANTHER FOOTBALL AND CHEER FAMILY AND ... SAVE NOW! Registration is Now Open! REGISTER ONLINE TODAY AND RECEIVE EARLY-BIRD DISCOUNTS! By registering your child today, you will save $20 per child and a sibling discount of $45! LIMITED TIME ...

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Meet Author and Cedar Grove Resident, Lisa Romeo at the Cedar Grove Library on Thursday, May 17 @ 7 pm. as she discusses her new memoir, Starting with Goodbye, which explores grief, love, loss and father/daughter bonds. Come hear about her book, ask questions and enjoy some light refreshments.

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Caring for an aging loved one:  Understanding Medicare, Medicaid & Veteran Benefits Tuesday: May 22 @6:30 pm at the Cedar Grove Library – Join a representative of Callahan Financial Services for a discussion on important topics such as qualifying for veterans benefits, Medicare coverage, ...

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Grimaldi's Verona will appear before the Verona Planning Board on May 24,2018 at 7:30PM at the Verona Community Center located at 880 Bloomfield Avenue Verona NJ to discuss the addition fo outdoor seating to their establishment. They are a family friendly restaurant located at 636 Bloomfield Ave in ...

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On Saturday, May 12 from 10 am to 1 pm come meet Cedar Grove Artist, Jane Ballinger. Her works are on display at the Cedar Grove Library during the month of May. She will be on hand to answer any questions as you browse and view her paintings which are also available for sale. Light refreshments ...

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American Red Cross Blood Drive St. Catherine of Siena R.C. Church   School-Gym 39 E Bradford Avenue Cedar Grove, NJ 07009   Saturday, June 9, 2018 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM   OPEN TO THE PUBLIC -NEW DONORS NEEDED. Appointments are Preferred For an appointment call ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ — In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week from May 7 to May 12, The Joint Chiropractic of West Caldwell is offering all school personnel FREE initial visits and discounted Wellness Plans.   Teachers spend hours on their feet lecturing in front of a class, or they're often hunched ...

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Montclair, NJ, - (April 25, 2018) – Mountainside Medical Group announced today the addition of Endocrinologist Anjali Grover, M.D., expanding the group to 18 physicians. Dr. Grover’s practice specializes in the treatment of diabetes, metabolic disorders, thyroid disorders, and other hormonal ...

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The Verona High School Student Council is hosting its much anticipated Town-Wide Garage Sale this coming Saturday May 5th! Local residents all across Verona will be participating. The Student Council has created a list of participants along with their 'hot ticket items' at each location.  Shoppers ...

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