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West Hudson Bridge Closures To Impact Harrison Residents brdige closure bridge street bridge harrison nj clay street bridge east newark essex county harrison nj hudson county jackson street bridge harrison nj sparwick contracting traffic Sep 14, 2022

Harrison and Newark residents can expect delays as bridge repairs are to begin between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on the Jackson Street, Bridge Street/Harrison Avenue Bridge, and the Clay Street Bridge.  The County of Hudson and Essex jointly own the bridge and share the expenses of...

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Harrison Police Announce Community Policing Events chief david strumolo community policing deputy chief patrick minutillo harrison fest turkey meal drive harrison n harrison police harrison police department harrisson fest citizen naturalization drives Sep 13, 2022

Harrison Police Chief David Strumolo announced that the Harrison Police Department will be holding Community Policing events throughout the Town of Harrison.  The first is scheduled for Thursday, September 15, 2022, at the Firehouse Playground on Sussex Street between 6 pm and 8 pm. ...

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OL Reign takes on NJ/NY Gotham Wed. Sept. 21, 2022 at RBA bill predmore harrison nj mls national women's soccer league new york red bulls nfl nj/ny gotham fc nwsl ny red bulls ol groupe ol reign olmpique lyonnais olympique lyonnais feminin portland thorns red bull traffic red bulls arena teresa predmore Sep 12, 2022

The Red Bulls Arena will see the NJ/NY Gotham FC team two more times before the end of their National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) soccer season.  The first upcoming game is on a Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 7 p.m. against OL Reign and the second game will be on Saturday, October...

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Harrison Redevelopment Meeting Mon. Sept. 12 Cancelled harrison board of adjustment harrison nj harrison planning board harrison redevelopment agency mayor & council Sep 11, 2022

The Harrison Redevelopment Agency (HRA) Meeting scheduled for Monday, September 12, 2022, has been canceled.  Last week the Wednesday, September 7, 2022 meeting of the Mayor & Council was canceled as well.   The next scheduled meeting of HRA, is Monday, September 26, 2022, at 1...

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Harrison NJ 9/11 Memorial Service Sun. Sept. 11, 2022 9/11 memorial fabian soto harrison nj world trade center world trade center iron beam Sep 11, 2022

The Harrison East Newark Elks Lodge 2326 in conjunction with the Town of Harrison will be holding a Memorial Service at Library Park on Harrison Avenue in Harrison NJ in front of the Harrison 9/11 Memorial starting at 11 a.m.

The Harrison 9/11 Memorial is on the northeast corner of Library Park...

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NJ/NY Gotham take on Kansas City Current Sun. Sept. 11, 2022 children's mercy park gotham gotham fc harrison nj kansas city currents legends field nj/ny gotham fc red bull traffic red bulls arena remembrance day Sep 10, 2022

On Sunday, September 11, 2022, the NJ/NY Gotham FC team will be taking on the Kansas City Current whose home is in Kansas City, Kansas. Kansas City Current joined the National Women’s Soccer League in 2021.

The game is being held on the anniversary of a solemn day, September 11th, and there...

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Harrison Fest 2017 United Nations Queens Gala (Video) anselmo millan councilman anselmo millan harrison fest harrison fest queens gala harrison high school harrison nj harrison nj mayoral race 2022 james fife mayor mayor & council mayor james fife mayoral race 2022 queens gala Sep 08, 2022

The Harrison Fest 2017 United Nations Queens Gala was one of the many highlights at the annual Harrison Fest.  Mayor James Fife shortly after Harrison Fest 2017 in the Harrison Town Council Chambers thanked then Councilman Anselmo Millan for everything he and his [Harrison Fest] committee...

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Red Bulls v. New England Revolution Sat. Sept. 10, 2022 boston ma gillete stadium harrison nj new england revolution new york red bulls ny red bulls red bull arena red bull traffic red bulls red bulls soccer team Sep 07, 2022

The New York Red Bulls will be taking on the New England Revolution at the Red Bulls Arena in Harrison NJ on Saturday. September 10, 2022, with a 6 p.m. start.

The New England Revolution broke a four game losing streak with a 3-0 victory against the New York City FC last Sunday...

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Harrison Wed. Sept. 7th Mayor & Council Meeting Cancelled harrison nj harrison planning board harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency harrison zoning board mayor & council Sep 06, 2022

The Harrison Mayor & Council Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. has been cancelled.  The next meeting of the Mayor & Council is Tuesday, September 20, 2022 also at 6:30 pm. Via Zoom teleconferencing.

There are other town board meetings in September. ...

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Happy Labor Day 2022 Harrison barbecues harrison fest grand parade harrison nj harrison nj portugal day harrison portugal day labor day portugal day st. patrick day parade union labor united irish association Sep 05, 2022

Labor Day is a holiday that is celebrated in the United States every year on the first Monday in September. It was created to celebrate the achievements of America's workers. Labor Day was first celebrated in 1882 in New York City.  The day was organized by Peter J. McGuire, co-founder of...

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Harrison Fest’s Back to School Backpack Event anselmo millan back to school backpack giveaway harrison fest harrison fest holiday party harrison fest turkey meal drive harrison nj joe silva the repair square Sep 04, 2022

The Harrison Fest Committee Inc. held a Back to School school supply Backpack event on Saturday, September 3, 2022, in the long driveway of Harrison Fest’s President Anselmo Millan on Warren Street.  The children who came got a backpack and a selection of school supplies to fill their...

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Back to School Wednesday for Harrison Students back to school drive safely back to school harrison board of education harrison nj Sep 03, 2022

Harrison NJ Public Schools will open on Wednesday, September 7, 2022. Early dismissal will be at 1:11 pm on the first three days of class (Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday). Teachers will return to school on Tuesday.

With back-to-school just around the corner, Harrison NJ is preparing for students...

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