News & Opinion

Red Bulls v. Philadelphia Union on Sat. September 3, 2022 at 7 p.m. delaware river harrison nj jay sugarman kevein durant keystone sports & entertainment mls passaic river philadelphia union philadelphia union soccer team socios.com subaru park subaru stadium Aug 29, 2022

The New York Red Bulls will be taking on the Philadelphia Union at the Red Bulls Arena in Harrison NJ on Saturday. September 3, 2022, at 7 p.m. The New York Red Bulls and the Philadelphia Union have faced each other 38 times and tied 8 times and each has won 15 games.  So...

Continue Reading...
Portal Bridge Deserves Our Respect Not Scorn environment green harrison nj harrison path station north portal bridge path station path train recycling Aug 28, 2022

The Portal Bridge is an important part of the Amtrak and New Jersey Transit rail system, and it deserves our respect. On August 1, 2022, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for the new Portal Bridge, called appropriately the North Portal Bridge because it will be located north of the current...

Continue Reading...
Red Bulls Arena Hosting Two Games Weekend of 8/27/22 angel city fc gotham fc harrison nj inter miami cf mls new york red bulls nj/ny gotham fc red bulls arena red bulls soccer team red bulls stadium Aug 27, 2022

As previously reported in two articles on Your Harrison, the Red Bulls Arena will be hosting two games this weekend one on Saturday and the second on Sunday.

On Saturday, August 27, 2022 the Red Bulls are facing Inter Miami CF with a 7 p.m. start.  It is expected a crowd of approximately...

Continue Reading...
Harrison Redevelopment Agency Meeting Date Is Hard to Pin Down harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency soha Aug 27, 2022

The Harrison Redevelopment Agency has not met this month yet despite having scheduled two regular meetings and two special meetings.  The Regular Meeting scheduled for August 8, 2022, was canceled. That meeting was replaced with a special meeting for August 15, 2022.  The Special...

Continue Reading...
Joseph Supor Jr.'s Antique Fire Engine, Love of Parades & Harrison Fest grand parade harrison fest harrison fest grand parade harrison nj joseph supor joseph supor jr. Aug 25, 2022

Your Harrison has done several stories on Joseph Supor, Jr. and the company that he founded Joseph Supor & Sons.  Joseph Supor Jr. loved his Harrison community and sponsored throughout his life community events including Halloween Parades and of course Harrison Fest.

The cover photo is...

Continue Reading...
Harrison FD Backyard Bush Fire Call Turns Into Extensive Interior Fire east newark firefighters east newark volunteer fire department harrison fire department harrison firefighters harrison nj kearny fire department kearny fire fighters Aug 25, 2022

The Harrison Fire Department got a call for a brush fire in the back yard of a house on the 300 block of Ann Street in Harrison. Upon arrival there was no fire visible from the street but when the Harrison firefighters along with Tour 4 Battalion Chef Greenemeier reached the rear of the building...

Continue Reading...
West Hudson Arts & Theatre Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser fundraiser harrison-east newark elks west hudson arts & theatre company what co Aug 23, 2022

West Hudson Arts & Theatre Company (What Co) will be holding a Spaghetti and Show Tunes Dinner Fundraiser on Saturday, September 10, 2022, starting at 7 p.m. at the Harrison East Newark Elks Lodge in Harrison.  Tickets are $30 for Adults and $10 for Children 12 and under accompanied by...

Continue Reading...
Travel to Portugal at CRC Portuguese American Community Center centro romeu cascaes portuguese american community center cultural event fado grupo de fados de medicina do porto harrison nj harrison portuguese club portuguese club Aug 22, 2022

If you want to experience the folk music of Portugal, you need to book your reservation for “Noite de Fados” (A Night of Fado Music) at the Centro Romeu Cascaes Portuguese American Community Center in Harrison NJ.  The event will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2022, starting...

Continue Reading...
Red Bulls v. Inter Miami CF Sat. Aug. 27, 2022 autonation drive pink cancer awareness drv pnk stadium harrison nj inter miami cf mls new york red bulls nj lottery red bull arena red bull traffic red bulls Aug 21, 2022

The New York Red Bulls will be taking on the Club Internacional de Futbol Miami (Inter Miami CF) at the Red Bulls Arena in Harrison NJ on Saturday. August 27, 2022, at 7 p.m. Literally, there will be fireworks at the Red Bulls Arena as these two rivals meet. The New York Red Bulls will try...

Continue Reading...
Harrison Redevelopment Meeting Now On Mon. Aug. 22, 2022 at 1 pm. green space green spaces harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency urby harrison nj Aug 20, 2022

The rescheduled Harrison Redevelopment Meeting will be held on Monday, August 22, 2022 at 1 p.m. There is no Agenda published as of Saturday, August 20, 2022.  The meeting will be held via Zoom video conferencing software. To attend the meeting log in before 1 p.m. using this Zoom link...

Continue Reading...
Harrison Firefighters Remind Applicants of Aug. 31, 2022 Deadline firefighter job application harrison fire department harrison firefighters harrison nj job application Aug 19, 2022

The Harrison Firefighters posted a reminder on their social media to potential firefighter applicants that the deadline to apply for firefighter positions is August 31, 2022, at 4 p.m.

To become a firefighter in Harrison you have to be a resident of Hudson or Essex County when you apply and...

Continue Reading...
TBT: The Original Pennsylvania Railroad / Harrison Path Station harrison nj harrison path station hoboken nj jersey city nj kearny nj manhattan transfer manhattan transfer station north portal bridge portal bridge Aug 18, 2022

The Throwback Thursday has us visiting a building that for a century served residents and commuters daily as the portal to the Eastbound PATH train to Jersey City / Hoboken / New York City. 

The station which was originally a Pennsylvania Railroad Station was as old as the Portal Bridge in...

Continue Reading...