A coffee-deprived cohort of Verona residents have been lobbying hard for a Starbucks here. But alas, that is not to be. Well, at least not now.
The new business going into one of the vacant spaces at the Blenden Group’s Pilgrim Plaza shopping center is Anthony Francos Ristorante & Pizzeria, a mini-chain with businesses in six other northern New Jersey towns. Yup, more pizza.