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Verona Sports, Instruments and Baby Gear Swap is July 29

July 6, 2018

VERONA, NJ - Verona’s highly successful sports and instrument swap returns this month, and is expanding to baby gear. The swap meet benefits the Verona Children’s Fund.

To participate, donate your outgrown or gently used sports equipment, athletic uniforms, musical instruments and baby gear to the Verona Community Center on Saturday, July 28, from 3 to 5 p.m.

Shoppers ...

"No Day But Today" - RENT Alumni Remember Friend in a Final Reunion Concert

LITTLE FALLS, NJ – The cast of the 2008 production of RENT: School Edition is set to return to the stage in a one night only benefit concert on Sunday, July 15 at 7 p.m. at Passaic Valley High School in Little Falls.

The Passaic Valley Summer Theater alumni will come together after a decade to honor their late friend and cast member. 

"There's no warmer ...

Cedar Grove's Nick Marzullo Completes Eagle Scout Project at Morgan's Farm

The Cedar Grove Historical Society is happy to announce that Nick Marzullo of Cedar Grove’s Boy Scout Troop 65 has completed his Eagle Scout project, renovation of the Society’s apiary.  Over the past two months Nick and members of his troop built and installed six ten-foot platforms as well as painting and refurbishing our bee boxes. These improvements will help the Society ...

LBI Summer Soiree "Boardwalk Nights" on Friday, August 10 at the Sea Shell Resort and Beach Club to Benefit David's Dream and Believe Cancer Foundation

BEACH HAVEN - On August 10, the inaugural LBI Summer Soiree “Boardwalk Nights” (formerly Island Gala) will take  to the breathtaking Sea Shell Resort & Beach Club on Friday, August 10 to benefit David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation.

The LBI Summer Soiree is brought to you by key supporting company D. Finelli Construction. David Finelli was ...

Cedar Grove Elks Installs New Member

Pictured is the Cedar Grove Elks' newly installed member Christina Corbosiero (Center) with fellow member and District Deputy Sue Dupas and Exalted Ruler Mike Corbosiero (her father). Mike happily mentioned that Christina has been involved with me and the Elks her whole life, now she's a member. 

Cedar Grove Swim A Thon to be held on Monday, July 9th 8-10pm

CEDAR GROVE SWIM A THON 2018

The Cedar Grove Swim Team will be holding its annual Swim-A-Thon on Monday, July 9th from 8-10pm. This year the team will be swimming for Alison Walton and her family. Participation in the Swim-A-Thon is for members of the Cedar Grove Panthers swim team only and will be held when the pool is closed to the public. Only the meet lanes will be open. There will be ...

Cianna Winkler of Verona Honored with the Nancy & Robert Eskow NCJW Volunteer Award

LIVINGSTON, NJ - Verona High School senior Cianna Winkler was recognized for her commitment and dedication to improving life for others.  Winker was presented with Nancy and Robert Eskow NCJW/Essex Volunteer Award, which is give to select high school seniors from Essex County.  

Winkler is an honor roll student and Girl Scout with a strong passion for helping others.  She ...

West Orange Stroke Survivor to Participate in Pan-Mass Challenge Bike-a-Thon 

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Amy Hall-Oliver’s excitement about competing in her first Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) bike-a-thon at the age of 40 came to a screeching halt in January of 2017 when she suffered a stroke. Refusing to allow this setback to prevent her from honoring her father by riding in the event, this West Orange resident has fully recovered and has gotten her doctor’s ...

The 2018 Valerie Fund Run/ Walk at Verona Park

VERONA, NJ – Hundreds of runners and walkers descended on Verona Park for thirteenth annual Valerie Fund Walk & JAG Physical Therapy 5K Run.  Teams from all over Essex County and beyond came together to support the good works of The Valerie Fund and to recognize children with cancer and blood disorders.

Verona and Cedar Grove were well-represented with teams from local schools, ...

Kristen Zosche of Cedar Grove Earns First Place in Sharing Network's Annual 5K

LONG BRANCH, NJ - NJ Sharing Network's Annual 5K Celebration of Life occurred on May 20 in Long Branch.

The 5K Celebration of Life brings together thousands of walkers, runners and volunteers to honor those who gave the gift of organ or tissue, pay tribute to those who have a received a transplant, offer hope to those waiting for a transplant and remember those who passed away while ...

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