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Seton Hall Requiring Vaccines for Fall Semester

May 14, 2021

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Seton Hall University is requiring all students and employees to be vaccinated for the fall 2021 semester. 

The school sent an email this week to the school community communicating the University's Executive Cabinet decision. 

“We know that reaching a high vaccination level in our University population is an important factor in achieving the ...

Students from Verona and Cedar Grove Get Academic Honors at FDU

TEANECK, NJ — Among those receiving academic honors at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus recently were students from Verona and Cedar Grove.

Daniel Foster of Verona was named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2020 semester.

To qualify for the Dean's List, a student must carry a 3.2 or better grade point average out of a possible 4.0 and be enrolled in a ...

Verona H.S. Graduate Earns Dean's Award for Academic Excellence at Colgate U

HAMILTON, N.Y. — Matthew Nagy, a member of the Colgate University Class of 2022, has earned the fall 2020 Dean's Award for Academic Excellence.

Nagy is a Mathematical Economics major and a graduate of Verona High School.

Students who receive a term grade point average of 3.3 or higher while completing at least three courses earn the fall 2020 Dean's Award for Academic ...

Verona, Cedar Grove Students named to Dean's List at RIT

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- The following local residents made the Dean's List at Rochester Institute of Technology for the 2020 Fall Semester.

Undergraduate students are eligible for Dean's List if their GPA is greater than or equal to 3.40 for nine credit hours of traditionally graded coursework; they do not have any grades of "Incomplete," NE, D, or F; and they have registered for, ...

Verona to Spend $65K in Own Funds for Two New Ramps

VERONA, NJ — A public hearing will be held on May 3 for an ordinance introduced by the Verona Township Council this week approving an expenditure for the construction of two new ramps.

The ordinance calls for the appropriation of $195,000, including $99,840 that is expected to be received as a Community Development Block Grant, and authorizing the issuance of $195,000 bonds or notes ...

Cedar Grove Resident Named to Ohio University Dean's List

ATHENS, Ohio -- Patrick Bauer of Cedar Grove was named to Ohio University's Fall 2020 Dean's List.

Bauer attends Ohio University's College of Business. 

More than 8,400 students qualified for the fall semester 2020 Dean's List at Ohio University, including main and regional campuses.

Ohio U. students who earned 12 semester hours of credit, including at least six ...

Essex County School Districts Prepare for 100% Return to Classroom

ESSEX COUNTY. NJ — When the pandemic began in March 2020, direction regarding the school day and instruction from the New Jersey Department of Education to local public-school districts was issued in broad strokes with little specifics, leaving much of the details to the individual districts until The Road Back Restart and Recovery Plan was issued in June. 

Governor Phil ...

Verona Resident Named to James Madison University President's List

HARRISONBURG, Va. — Skyler Freedman, a resident of Verona, has been named to the President's List at James Madison University for the Fall 2020 semester.

Students who earn President's List honors must carry at least 12 graded credit hours and earn a GPA of 3.9 or above. Freedman is a Nursing major.
 

Verona Student Makes University of Nebraska's Dean's List

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Emilia Frizzi, a resident of Verona, has been named to the Dean's List at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the fall semester of the 2020-21 academic year.

Frizzi, a graduate student working toward a Master of Arts in Intercollegiate Athletics Administration, was named to the Dean's List for the College of Business.

Nearly 6,800 students at Nebraska have ...

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Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center to Start Post-COVID-19 Rehabilitation Program

May 14, 2021

Mountainside Medical Center will begin a new Post-COVID exercise program individually designed for those who have had COVID-19 to improve their strength, flexibility, endurance and activities of daily living.  The goal of the program is to improve quality of life and promote positive lifestyle changes through education and exercise.

This program is medically supervised by the Mountainside ...

Seton Hall Requiring Vaccines for Fall Semester

May 14, 2021

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Seton Hall University is requiring all students and employees to be vaccinated for the fall 2021 semester. 

The school sent an email this week to the school community communicating the University's Executive Cabinet decision. 

“We know that reaching a high vaccination level in our University population is an important factor in achieving the ...

Missing Baby Found Unharmed After NJ Police Issue Statewide Amber Alert

May 10, 2021

NEWARK, NJ — Following an Amber alert issued on Monday afternoon, authorities located two-week-old Chinna Payne in East Orange just after 3 p.m. along with the man last seen with the infant, according to New Jersey State Police. 

Police reported that Damion Payne, 27, of Newark, is accused of assaulting the child's mother in Newark before leaving ...

Support for Jack McEvoy

May 9, 2021

As retired Verona School System teachers and importantly, as seniors, we are often left out of the discussion and forgotten even though we remain an active and vocal part of the community.  Seniors participate as volunteers, attend fundraisers for VFEE, among others, attend Rescue Squad and Fire Department pancake breakfasts and take an active role at various meetings.  Even though ...

Lincoln of Wayne: Three Generations Build One of Nation's Top Car Dealerships

May 13, 2021

WAYNE, NJ -- General Manager of Lincoln of Wayne, Peter Spina, Jr., spoke with TAPintoTV about the dealership’s unique history being a third-generation, family-owned business.

Spina’s grandfather, Gaspar Spina, started selling cars in the 1950s and established the dealership in 1962.

“Back then, the industry was very different,” Spina explained. “He worked his ...