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Within 30 Minutes Harrison Mayor & Council Pass 15 Agenda Items cellular towers corrective action plan environment flooding harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency mayor & council ordinances play to pay law resolutions Aug 17, 2022

At the Mayor & Council meeting held on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, the Mayor & Council voted on and passed 15 resolutions in less than 30 minutes. Town of Harrison meetings are not know for taking too much time but this meeting had quite a number of important Ordinances and Resolutions so...

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Wednesday's Harrison Zoning Board of Adjustment Meeting Cancelled harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency harrison zoning board mayor & council Aug 16, 2022

There were three Town of Harrison Meeting scheduled for this week.  In our article Three Town of Harrison Meetings Week of Aug. 15, 2022 , we reported that there was the Harrison Redevelopment Agency meeting on Monday, August 15, 2022 but that meeting was rescheduled to next Monday, August...

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Mayor Raymond J. McDonough’s Inaugural Address & Legacy harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency mayor & council mayor raymond mcdonough peter higgins iii raymond j. mcdonough Aug 15, 2022

In 1994 then Mayor Frank E. Rodgers after 24 consecutive terms of office, 48 years in office as Mayor retired he endorsed then Councilman Raymond J. McDonough as the next Mayor of Harrison. Mayor McDonough would serve from 1994 to February 12, 2014 a total of just under 20 years in office when he...

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Red Bulls v. FC Cincinnati Sat. August 20th Reversible Bucket Hat Day cincinnati fc fc cincinnati harrison nj mls new york red bulls red bulls red bulls traffic Aug 14, 2022

The New York Red Bulls v. FC Cincinnati Soccer Sat. August 20, 2022, at 6 p.m. at the Red Bulls Arena in Harrison NJ.  In the last three games between the Red Bulls and FC Cincinnati, the Red Bulls won one of three games with a 1-to-0 score.  The other two games between the teams...

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Harrison Mayor & Council Meeting Tues. Aug. 16, 2022 corrective action plan environment flooding harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency mayor & council play to pay law town auditor town meeting Aug 13, 2022

The Harrison Redevelopment Meeting scheduled for Monday, August 15, 2022, was adjourned to the following Monday, August 22, 2022.  The reason for the adjournment was not stated.

The Mayor & Council meeting will be held as scheduled on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, starting at 6:30 pm. via...

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Submit An Article for Publication on Your Harrison harrison nj submit an article Aug 12, 2022

Your Harrison hopes that you have been enjoying the articles on our blog.  It has always been our intention to open up the blog to those interested in all things involving the Town of Harrison.

If you have been thinking I could have done a better article than that story.  Or if you wish...

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TBT: Harrison Fest 2015 Opening Day Mass bishop manuel cruz harrison fest harrison holy cross church harrison nj holy cross church holy cross church harrison knights of columbus monsignor john gilchrist monsignor manuel cruz Aug 11, 2022

Throwback  Thursday is upon us and this week's throwback is to the Harrison Fest 2015 Opening Day Mass at Holy Cross Church in Harrison NJ.  The Mass is designed to bring the community together in the center of the Town to bless the community. 

At the 2015 Harrison Fest mass, ...

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Three Town of Harrison Meetings Week of Aug. 15, 2022 harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency harrison zoning board mayor & council town of harrison zoning board of adjustment zoom Aug 09, 2022

The Town of Harrison has three meeting the week of August  15, 2022.  The week starts off on Monday with the Harrison Redevelopment Meeting at 1 p.m. On Tuesday, the Mayor & Council have their meeting starting at 6:30 p.m. and on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, the Zoning Board of...

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NJ/NY Gotham FC take on Angel City FC Sun. August 28, 2022 angel city fc banc of california stadium becky g. eva longoria harrison nj mia hamm mls natalie portman nj/ny gotham fc ny/nj gotham fc red bulls arena red bulls traffic serena williams Aug 08, 2022

Sunday, August 28, 2022, the NJ/NY Gotham FC team will be taking on the Angel City FC whose home is across the country in Los Angeles, California. Angel City FC joined the National Women’s Soccer League this year (2022).

Angel City FC is owned by several high-profile owners including Serena...

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Swearing In Ceremony for Harrison Fire Captains city of newark firefigher vincent doffont harrison fire department harrison firefighters harrison nj weather newark fire department sgt. ernie hernandez vincent doffont Aug 07, 2022

In June 2022, the Harrison Fire Department announced and we covered the story in an article entitled Harrison Fire Department A Long Way From Newark Takeover the official promotion of four Captains, already serving unofficially in their positions, would occur on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. As...

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Elks, Portuguese Club & Pathways to Independence Holding Fundraiser Tricky Trays centro romeu cascaes portuguese american community center fundraiser harrison nj harrison-east newark elks pahways to independence tricky tray walk a thon Aug 06, 2022

If you are looking for a fun night and the opportunity to support local non-profit organizations, September is the month for it.  Three local organizations are holding Tricky Tray Nights.  They seem to have coordinated their events as each is on a separate day. Are you attending all of...

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