Food Bank Reaps Donations From Zoo Visitors

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Holiday visitors to Turtle Back Zoo donated almost six tons of food and more than 1,500 toys to those in need. Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (second from left) recently accepted a certificate of appreciation from the Community FoodBank of New Jersey‘s President and Chief Operating Officer Kathleen DiChiara for the effort. (Photo by Glen Frieson)

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Virginia Citrano
Virginia Citranohttps://myveronanj.com
Virginia Citrano grew up in Verona. She moved away to write and edit for The Wall Street Journal’s European edition, Institutional Investor, Crain’s New York Business and Forbes.com. Since returning to Verona, she has volunteered for school, civic and religious groups, served nine years on the Verona Environmental Commission and is now part of Sustainable Verona. She co-founded MyVeronaNJ in 2009. You can reach Virginia at [email protected].

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