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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Isaac Rubins

December 16, 2011

One of the highlights of the holiday season is all of the festive music that constantly plays on the radio. But why listen at home or in your car if you could come and listen to great holiday music played live? The Verona High...

Math Teacher Implements New Grading System

Lauren Smith

December 16, 2011

What if all your homework, quizzes, and tests were only out of 4 points? Well if you’ve had math teacher Bob Cashill, then this has been your reality. For those of you who haven’t, this form of grading is called standard-based...

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Isaac Rubins

December 7, 2011

When camera phones first hit the shelves in the late 90’s they became an instant hit. The idea of combining a cell phone and a camera seemed almost unreal to so many people. Since then, these compact cameras have become extremely...

Peer Leadership: New and Improved

Erin Mortara

December 1, 2011

“I wish I had a peer leader when I was a freshman, our grade missed out,” said senior Joanna Eliasof, about her thoughts on peer leadership. Peer leaders are a group of upperclassmen whose overall goal is to help freshman...

Snow-tober

Dayna Della Valle

December 1, 2011

You’re walking around town going door to door getting candy from each house which would be normal if it was October 31, but it’s not – it’s November 4. Due to the downed wires, loss of power and dangerous sidewalks resulting...

New Attendance Policy

Michelle Frungillo

November 30, 2011

Its 8:10 a.m., you’re running late to school, so you ask your parents to write you a late note to be excused. You arrive at school and notice that there is no line outside Mrs. E’s office.  You are told to go straight to...

Grades Go Online

Amelia Weiss and Matt Tuorto

November 30, 2011

Did you know that by a simple click of the mouse that you will soon be able to see all your marking period grades? Starting this year, teachers are required to keep an electronic grade book.  In the second marking period the...

Heroes Push Themselves and Each Other

October 24, 2011

On Friday, October 21, the newly chosen members of the Heroes & Cool Kids program attended a training session at the VMAC Ropes Course on Fairview Avenue.  Students were asked to test themselves in a variety of team building...

Verona Tennis Joins Forces With Nike

October 19, 2011

Every year, millions of pairs of athletic shoes are thrown away, clogging landfills and wasting good material. But thanks Reuse-A-Shoe, Nike is breathing new life into old athletic shoes by turning them into something new:...

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