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Local Mother-Daughter Duo Spearhead Lupus Awareness in New Jersey elizabeth santacruz harrison nj lupus lupus awareness lupus foundation of america symptoms of lupus Apr 26, 2024

In the towns of Harrison, Kearny, and East Newark, New Jersey, awareness of lupus, a challenging and often misunderstood autoimmune disease, is getting a significant boost thanks to the tireless efforts of Kearny resident Elizabeth SantaCruz and her daughter, Miah. Their story not only...

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Harrison's Kingsland Avenue Closure: A Test of Community Resilience harrison nj kingsland avenue mayor & council montana construction passaic valley sewerage commission pvsc traffic traffic bulletin Apr 25, 2024

Harrison's Mayor and Council approved a periodic closure of Kingsland Avenue, effective January 1, 2024. The Mayor & Council have now approved a Total Closure of Kingsland Avenue to vehicle traffic including no parking on the street and driveways effective Monday, April 29, 2024. This...

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Soccer Weekend at Red Bull Arena Sat. & Sun. Apr. 28 & 29, 2024 gotham fc harrison nj new york red bulls nj ny gotham fc ny red bulls racing louisville fc red bull arena red bull arena schedule vancouver whitecaps Apr 24, 2024

Soccer fans are gearing up for an action-packed weekend at Red Bull Arena with back-to-back games on April 27 and 28, 2024. The Vancouver Whitecaps FC and the New York Red Bulls will face off on Saturday in what promises to be a thrilling match. The excitement continues into Sunday when Racing...

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Harrison Holds Special Mayor & Council Meeting Amidst Resident Concern cobalt apartment building harrison nj mayor & council steelwork apartment building the wyldes harrison vermella harrison Apr 20, 2024

The Town of Harrison Mayor & Council has scheduled a Special Meeting for Tuesday, April 23, 2024, at 6:15 p.m., after cancelling its Regular meeting last Tuesday, April 16, 2024.  The meeting is set to take place in the Mayor’s Conference Room on the third floor of the Harrison...

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Harrison Redevelopment Agency Reconvenes After Series of Cancellations harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency harrison redevelopment zone hra james fife mayor james fife mcmanimon scotland baumann Apr 19, 2024

After a string of four cancellations, the Harrison Redevelopment Agency (HRA) is scheduled to meet on Monday, April 22, 2024, at 1:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Third Floor Mayor’s Conference Room at the Harrison Town Hall, located at 318 Harrison Avenue, Harrison NJ.

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Clara Maass Medical Center Offers Screenings at Harrison Senior Center civic clara maass medical center harrison nj harrison senior center rwj barnabas health Apr 18, 2024

In a commendable effort to enhance community health, RWJ Barnabas Health Clara Maass Medical Center is set to provide free health screenings at the Harrison Senior Citizen Center this Saturday, April 20, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Residents can avail themselves of blood pressure, glucose, and...

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Harrison Residents Air Concerns at Community Policing Meeting community policing harrison nj harrison police department mayor & council new york red bulls ny red bulls red bull arena Apr 17, 2024

In a recent community policing meeting organized by the Harrison Police Department and held in the Cobalt Building, residents from Steelworks, Vermella Harrison, The Wyldies, and Cobalt Building voiced concerns over various community issues, particularly during Red Bull Arena events. The meeting,...

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Tensions Simmer in Harrison Over Red Bull Arena & Toxic Sludge Plant cobalt apartment building environment environmental protection agency epa harrison nj harrison police harrison police department mayor & council red bull traffic red bulls traffic steelwork apartment building the wyldes harrison toxic sludge traffic vermella harrison wylie apartment building Apr 15, 2024

Amidst the backdrop of modern apartment buildings in what is now a burgeoning residential community, Harrison, NJ residents are grappling with significant urban development issues. These concerns are currently focused on the ongoing traffic disruptions and being locked out of their neighborhood...

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Troop & Pack 305 Texas Barbecue & Tricky Tray Dinner Sat. Apr. 20,/24 boy scouts of america christine jablonski community event harrison nj hedges hall red whie & que smokehouse st. stephens roman catholic church troop & pack 305 Apr 14, 2024

Get ready to enjoy an evening filled with delicious food, lively music, and exciting prizes! Troop & Pack 305, chartered by St. Stephens Roman Catholic Church of Kearny, is hosting its highly anticipated Texas Barbecue & Tricky Tray event on Saturday, April 20, 2024. This fun-filled event...

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NJ Motor Vehicle Commission Mobile Unit In Harrison Apr. 16, 2024 6 points of identification harrison nj harrison senior center new jersey motor vehicle services njmvc real id license Apr 13, 2024

The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) is set to bring convenience right to the doorstep of Harrison residents with its Mobile Unit this coming Tuesday, April 16, 2024. Located in front of the Harrison Senior Citizen Center at 221 Harrison Avenue, the unit will operate from 9 a.m. to 2...

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Tapping the Future: Harrison PATH Station Enhances Commuter Experience chris christie environment environmental protection agency epa harrison nj harrison path harrison path station harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency harrison redevelopment zone mayor & council mayor james fife mayor raymond mcdonough raymond j. mcdonough raymond mcdonough Apr 12, 2024

As part of a broader initiative to modernize transit access across the New York and New Jersey area, The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has introduced the Total Access PATH Payment (TAPP) system, now operational at select turnstiles in all PATH terminal stations including the...

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Kearny Boy Scouts Troop 305 March in 2024 St. Patrick’s Day Parade boy scouts of america harrison nj kearny boy scouts united irish united irish association Apr 11, 2024

On Sunday, March 10, 2024, the vibrant streets of West Hudson buzzed with the spirit of St. Patrick's Day, highlighted by the participation of Boy Scouts Troop 305 in the United Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade. This event not only celebrates Irish heritage but also exemplifies the values of...

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