The extreme weather of the past few weeks led to a decision by the city to open the Verona Public Library as a warming center Jan. 30.

Thefts of vehicles in Verona in 2018 stayed consistent with prior years, but police frustration with lack of consequences for repeat offenders and demand on the department for assistance with vehicle recovery are continuing to rise.

It was a record-breaking day for the Verona Area/Mount Horeb boys swimming team Saturday, Feb. 9, at the WIAA Division 1 Middleton sectional. The Wildcats will send five individuals to the WIAA Division 1 state meet Saturday, Feb. 16, in nine events, including three relays.

A drop-in child-enrichment program that has operated for nearly five years on the city’s southeast side is getting a $50,000 loan from the city to expand its offerings and move downtown.