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Retro '90s Red Bulls Home v. New England Revolution Sat. May 11, 2024 c+c music factory dante vanzeir freedom williams harrison nj harrison police harrison police department new england revolution new york red bulls ny red bulls red bull arena red bull arena schedule red bull traffic saved by the 90s sybil traffic traffic bulletin May 09, 2024

The New York Red Bulls are set to host the New England Revolution in a vibrant celebration of the 1990s at the Red Bull Arena on Saturday, May 11, 2024. As the Red Bulls look to extend their impressive seven-game home unbeaten streak, the matchup promises not just competitive soccer but an...

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WhatCo Auditions for Shakespeare Productions Wed. May 8, 2024 civic harrison nj theatre west hudson arts & theatre company whatco May 07, 2024

The West Hudson Arts & Theater Company (WhatCo.), in collaboration with Teaneck New Theater and the Hackensack Performing Arts Center (HACPAC), is excited to announce open auditions for their upcoming Shakespeare productions this summer. Aspiring actors and seasoned performers alike are...

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Come Out To Town of Harrison Mayor & Council Meeting Tues. May 7, 2024 budget harrison nj harrison police harrison police department harrison town budget mayor james fife municipal budget payment in lieu of taxes pilot May 05, 2024

The Town of Harrison, New Jersey, is set to host its next Mayor & Council meeting on Tuesday, May 7, 2024, at the Harrison Town Hall located at 318 Harrison Avenue. The proceedings are scheduled to begin with a caucus at 6:15 p.m. in the Conference Room on the third floor, followed by the...

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CRC Portuguese Club Dinner Celebration Sun. May 5th & Sat. May 18 2024 centro romeu cascaes centro romeu cascaes portuguese american community center dj pires harrison nj harrison portugal day harrison portuguese club joao ventura rosa ventura May 03, 2024

This May, the Centro Romeu Cascaes (CRC) Portuguese American Community Center is set to host two significant events that highlight the spirit of community and tradition within the Portuguese-American community in Harrison, NJ.

Honoring Rosa and João Ventura: A Luncheon to Remember

First on...

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Gotham FC Honors AANHPI Heritage in Upcoming Home Game On May 4, 2024 aanhpi heritage month asian american gotham fc harrison nj native hawaiian nj ny gotham fc ny/nj gotham fc pacific islander red bull arena red bull arena schedule May 01, 2024

On a spirited evening slated for Saturday, May 4, 2024, the NJ/NY Gotham FC will host a special celebration in honor of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Heritage Month, as they face off against the North Carolina Courage at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ. The...

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Earth Day Month: Harrison Must Have Environmental Justice anselmo millan crucible drive crucible steel environment environmental justice epa harrison nj james fife mayor james fife mayor raymond mcdonough otis elevator pse&g radio corporation of america rca Apr 30, 2024

The month of April celebrated as Earth Day Month, is a time to reflect on sustainability and environmental justice—a crucial aspect for towns like Harrison, New Jersey, with a complex history of environmental challenges and transformation.

Historical Challenges

Over 26 years ago, the...

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Residents Complain About Cookies Harrison Community 420 Backyard BBQ 330 cifelli drive block party bobby shmurda cannabis cannabis law cookies harrison food trucks gillie da king harrison nj wallo Apr 29, 2024

Emotions of concern were expressed at the Harrison Mayor & Council meeting last Tuesday, April 23, 2024, as residents voiced their grievances against the local Cookies Harrison cannabis store following a controversial 420 Backyard BBQ Party held on Saturday, April 20, 2024. The event,...

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Fifth Anniversary of Historic Keegan Landfill Protest March anselmo millan close keegan councilman anselmo millan cristina montague dep dolce vita environment environmental club environmental justice environmental protection agency epa fmr. councilman anselmo millan harrison nj hydrogen sulfide james doran james fife keegan landfill mayor alberto santos methane gas njdep Apr 27, 2024

Saturday, April 27, 2024, marked the fifth anniversary of the pivotal Keegan Landfill protest, a bold stand against environmental injustice. The march, which began at the Kearny Department of Public Works on Bergen St. in Kearny and ended at the now-closed NJSEA Keegan Landfill down the street,...

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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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