Verona’s Parks, Recreation and Forestry Commission met in an actual park on Wednesday, July 15. In order to promote physical distancing, members of the commission met at Harriet Park to hold their July meeting. Members discussed a proposal to improve the Ice Age Trail corridor along Badger M…

Clem LaMere and Stan Hook of American Legion Post 385 met with the Verona Area Wildcat (VAHS secretary Theresa Saley) at the new high school building on Monday, July 27, to deliver 150 flags the legion bought for the school. The flags will be placed in every classroom in the school.

While COVID-19 mostly spreads from person to person and rarely infects animals, the pandemic still affects all creatures great and small, even at what’s supposed to be a sanctuary for them.

While the pandemic has upended plans and routines over the past five months, one thing that remains constant is the need for life-saving blood donations.

A company hoping to redevelop a block of West Verona Avenue is holding a virtual informational meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 30 for anyone interested in learning more about the project.

The Verona Senior Center is offering a variety of virtual programs to keep aging minds and bodies fit and healthy. For information about how to register for events, visit

The Dane County Prairie Moraine dog park and parking lots will be closed the week of July 27, for paving crews to restore the entrance to the park.