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First Anniversary of Passing of HPD Sergeant Ernesto β€œErnie” Hernandez final radio call harrison nj harrison police harrison police department sgt. ernie hernandez Feb 12, 2023

Friday, February 10, 2023, marked the first anniversary of the passing of Sergeant Ernesto “Ernie” Hernandez who passed after a resurgence of cancer.  Sergeant Hernandez was 51 years old and a 23-year-old veteran of the Harrison Police Department.

The Harrison Police Department...

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Join the WHATCo. Community Event Sat. Feb. 11th 9:30 a.m. community event harrison harrison nj volunteer volunteer event west hudson arts & theatre company what co Feb 09, 2023

The West Hudson Arts & Theater Company (WHATCo) is looking for Volunteers to assist its members to clean up the theatre section of its new home located at 15 So. Frank E. Rodgers Blvd, Harrison NJ, the former Holy Cross Grammer School. The Clean Up The Theatre project is a nice way to meet...

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In-Person Harrison Mayor & Council Meeting Tues. Feb. 7th 2023 6:30 pm. camera harrison harrison mayor harrison nj harrison parking harrison parking garage harrison redevelopment agency mayor mayor & council no parking parking parking permit video camera Feb 05, 2023

The Harrison Mayor & Council will be Meeting Tues. February 7th, 2023 at 6:30 P.M In Person. There is no Zoom Option. The public is invited to attend and participate in the Public Session and/or the Public Session during an Ordinance discussion.

This month's agenda includes among other items:...

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Harrison Library Changes Hours After Residents Complain at Mayor & Council Meetings harrison mayor harrison nj harrison public library james fife librray hours mayor mayor & council mayor james fife Jan 31, 2023

The Harrison Public Library has updated its hours of operation which will improve access to the library.  It took a while but public outcry and discussion at the public session of the Mayor & Council meetings and discussion of the Harrison Resident’s forum on Facebook finally got...

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Three Meetings: HRA, Special 1 pm Mayor & Council, & Harrison Planning harrison nj harrison planning board harrison redevelopment agency mayor & council Jan 22, 2023

Last week, the January 17, 2023, Mayor & Council meeting was switched from a Zoom meeting to an In-Person meeting in the Harrison Town Hall Council Chambers.  It caught a lot of people by surprise.  There was no formal announcement that the meeting would be In-Person and a lot of...

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What Co Theatre Company Holds Auditions Tues. Jan. 24th & Thurs. Jan. 26th in Harrison cultural event harrison nj holy cross banquet hall holy cross grammar school theatre trivia night murder play west hudson arts & theatre company what co Jan 20, 2023

The West Hudson Arts & Theatre Company (What Co) is holding in-person auditions for one of its productions, Trivia Night Murder over two days, Tuesday, January 24th, and Thursday, January 26th, 2023 between 7 p.m. and 9 a.m. that their new headquarters, the former Holy Cross Grammar School,...

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Double Stabbing In Harrison Leaves 1 Dead 1 Under Arrest harrison gardens harrison nj harrison police harrison police department st. michael's medical center Jan 17, 2023

The Harrison Police Department received a call at approximately 1:45 am about an attack in the Harrison Gardens Housing Complex located between Harrison Avenue and Hamilton Street along Schuyler Avenue.  Upon arrival, the Harrison Police officers found two women that were stabbed and a male...

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Zoning Board Meeting Wed. Jan 18, 2022 6:15 pm Via Zoom agenda harrison nj harrison zoning board zoning board of adjustment zoning variance zoom Jan 17, 2023

There is a Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, January 18, 2022 which starts at 6:15 p.m. via Zoom.  You can attend the meeting through this link. You can also use your phone to call in 646 876 9923 using Webinar ID: 851 3736 9718 and Passcode: 895723 to participate...

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Harrison Mayor & Council Meeting Tues. Jan. 17th 2023 6:30 pm. Via Zoom cash management cash management plan daniel choffo harrison construction department harrison mayor harrison nj harrison public library harrison redevelopment agency mayor & council ordinance ordinance public sessions property taxes resolutions Jan 15, 2023

The Town of Harrison Mayor & Council meeting will be held on Tues. Jan. 17th, 2023 at 6:30 P.M Via Zoom. The public is invited to attend and participate in the Public Session and/or the Public Session during an Ordinance discussion.

This month's agenda includes among other items:

An...

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Harrison NJ Resident Wins 76K on Wheel of Fortune harrison nj pat sajack rachael safier vanna white wheel of fortune Jan 12, 2023

Harrison NJ resident Rachael Safier won $76,774 during her appearance on Wheel of Fortune this last Tuesday, January 10, 2023.  Safier ended the night by winning $40k in the Bonus Round by strategically picking her letters and then deciphering “I BOUGHT IT ON A WHIM”.  The...

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West Hudson Arts & Theatre Company Making Classic Venue Home allyssa hynes anselmo millan billy van zant brandi-leigh miller drop dead! fmr. councilman anselmo millan gloria spence great gatsby harrison fest harrison holy cross church harrison nj holy cross banquet hall holy cross grammar school jane milmore joe landry mark gesner michael mayer trivia night murder west hudson arts & theatre company what co your'regood man charlie brown Jan 01, 2023

In a prior article on The West Hudson Arts and Theater Company (WHATCo), a WHATCo spokesman stated that “WHATCo’s Vision is that it will emerge as a significant arts facility in the West Hudson community known best for quality productions that seek to enhance the community as a whole...

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Ring in the New Year: Share Your Well Wishes and Joyful Greetings discussion board happy new year harrison harrison nj new year resolution submit an article Dec 31, 2022

 As we say goodbye to 2022 and look forward with anticipation to ushering in 2023, the members of YourHarrison.com can reflect on the year past as they offer up their hopes and dreams for the fresh start that a New Year brings. Now is a time of regrouping, new goals, and renewed...

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