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May 9: Verona Area Gas Prices Reach New Highs

May 9, 2022

VERONA, NJ -- Gas prices in Essex County and throughout New Jersey have reached their highest point this year.

Gas prices rose more than cents per gallon, to an average of $4.465/gallon, statewide in the last week.

In Verona, according to, the lowest price for a gallon of regular as of Monday morning, May 9 is $4.35 at the Delta station at 202 Pompton Ave. The Lukoil at 655 ...

Verona Area Gas Prices Soaring Again

VERONA, NJ -- Although gas prices in the area briefly dipped below $4 per gallon at some pumps in late April, the price of a gallon of regular has climbed firmly back above $4 almost everywhere again in the first days of May.

Gas prices rose 12.2 cents per gallon, to an average of $4.20/gallon, statewide in the last week.

In Verona, according to, the lowest price for ...

New Verona Dining Establishment to Hold Grand Opening April 20

VERONA, NJ -- Verona's newest restaurant, the Parkside Social, opens its doors at 706 Bloomfield Ave. this week.

Brothers Dean and Tom Maroulakos will bring a New American menu with an assortment of share plates, entrées and cocktails.  

The new restaurant, which opens its doors Wednesday, April 20 at 5 p.m., is the seventh establishment in northern New Jersey ...

Gas Prices Down Statewide, but Essex County Still Has Highest Rates in Northern NJ

VERONA, NJ -- New Jersey’s average gas price dropped 7 cents this week to $4.09, as of Monday, April 11, according to AAA.

That's 12 cents less than the state average for a gallon of regular gas two weeks ago.

Monday’s average price is down 28 cents from the high of $4.37 in the state on March 10, but it’s still $1.18 higher than April 4, 2021 ($2.91). 

In ...

A Week After 'Sticker Shock', Pain Remains at Gas Pumps in Cedar Grove

CEDAR GROVE, NJ -- One week after area gas prices jumped by as much as 25 percent in 48 hours, the cost of a gallon of regular gas remains well above $4 per gallon in Cedar Grove and Verona.

According to Monday morning's rates posted on, the lowest price of regular per gallon in Cedar Grove was $4.19 at Delta at 600 Pompton Ave. near Grove Avenue. 

The highest gas ...

Gas Prices Soar Past 4.00 Per Gallon in Cedar Grove and Verona

CEDAR GROVE, NJ -- The cost of regular unleaded gasoline now exceeds 4.25 per gallon at many stations in and around Cedar Grove and Verona.

Gasbuddy and lists posted gasoline prices in the area and the cost of gas is rising faster the speed of the internet.

A sampling of local prices as of late Monday afternoon included: $4.45 at Hillcrest Mobil on Pompton Avenue in ...


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Home of the Week: 831 Grandview Ave., Westfield, NJ 07090

Check out 831 Grandview Ave in Westfield; this colonial in the Manor Park neighborhood won’t last long. With a new outdoor staircase leading to the enclosed front porch, a new roof, and other updates since 2021, you’re getting modern living with classic character. From the porch, you’ll step in to the sun filled living room with bay windows that flows into the updated kitchen ...

Cedar Grove Cub Scouts to Hold Fundraising Event June 17

May 16, 2022

The Cub Scouts of Pack 838, Cedar Grove, are hosting a slam-raiser fundraising event to raise money for their Pack.

On June 17, ISPW-Independent Superstars of Pro Wrestling, the best kept secret in independent wrestling will be bringing their amazing star studded event “Cedar Grove Showdown” to Cedar Grove High School - 90 Rugby Road, Cedar Grove NJ 07009 at 7:30 PM. This ...

Attorney General's Office to Investigate: Police Pursuit Ends in Fatality in Glen Ridge

May 10, 2022

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- A police chase resulted in a fatal car crash in Glen Ridge on Tuesday, law enforcement officials confirmed.

To quell the amount of car thefts in New Jersey, the Attorney General has stated that police officers can resume police pursuits, after years of halting to the practice. Following the crash, the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office confirmed that there was a police ...

Gas Prices in New Jersey Reach Another Record High

May 18, 2022

NEW JERSEY — Gas prices in New Jersey have reached another all-time high.

The average price of a gallon of unleaded reached $4.72 on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. That's up seven cents from the day before, 23 cents from last week and nearly 70 cents from last month. Those figures are according to AAA.

The Newark and Trenton areas are paying the most statewide, according ...