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Harrison Hails a New Era: Grand Opening of the PATH NYC/JC Entrance alice yeh chris christie environment environmental protection agency epa harrison nj harrison path station james fife mayor james fife mayor raymond mcdonough port authority of new york/new jersey raymond j. mcdonough Feb 21, 2024

The Town of Harrison is poised to celebrate a milestone in its storied transit history with the grand opening of the new entrance to the Harrison PATH Station on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, at 3 p.m. The modern gateway, located at the 900 Block on the South Frank E. Rodgers Boulevard corner...

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Mayor & Council Canceled For Tues. Feb. 20 2024 Two Meetings Next Week harrison nj harrison planning board harrison redevelopment agency mayor & council mayor james fife open public meetings act Feb 20, 2024

The Harrison Mayor & Council meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at 6:30 p.m. has been canceled. The cancellation was not a surprise because the Mayor & Council had previously rescheduled its meeting from Tuesday, February 6, 2024, to last week on Tuesday, February 13,...

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The Intersection of Black History Month and President's Day association for the study of negro life and history black history month carter g. woodson harrison nj president abraham lincoln president barack obama president gerald ford Feb 19, 2024

February in the United States is a month of dual significance, marked by the celebration of Black History Month and the observance of President's Day. These commemorations, though distinct in their origins and purposes, intersect in ways that offer profound reflections on the nation's history and...

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United Irish of West Hudson Honor 2024 Grand Marshal & Deputy Marshals gloria o'reilly spence harrison nj kearny st. patrick st. patrick day parade stanley "billy" titterington united irish united irish association william w. dow jr. Feb 18, 2024

In a splendid celebration of Irish-American heritage and community spirit, the United Irish Associations of West Hudson is set to host its illustrious Honoree Dinner on Saturday, February 24, 2024, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. This year's event, promising an evening of camaraderie, tradition, and...

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Alberta Clipper to Bring Snow to Harrison Area Weekend of Feb.17, 2024 anthony mondaro department public works dpw harrison dpw harrison nj harrison weather station kevin canessa the observer newspaper Feb 16, 2024

Residents in the Harrison metro area should brace for a wintery weekend as an Alberta Clipper is forecasted to sweep through the region overnight from Friday to Saturday, February 17, 2024. According to Harrison Weather Station meteorologist Anthony Mondaro, the area is expected to receive a...

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Are You Hungry? Harrison Has Plenty Of Great Restaurants To Eat At harrison nj restaurants harrison restaurants restaurants Feb 15, 2024

If you are hungry, Your Harrison wants you to explore its Restaurant page which features a diverse array of restaurants in Harrison, New Jersey, showcasing the rich culinary scene of the area. From Asian comfort food at Tiam Tiam to the authentic Portuguese experience at Joia Restaurant, also...

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The After The Storm: Mayor & Council Meeting Tues. Feb. 13, 2024 6:15 p.m. harrison fire department harrison nj harrison police department harrison town budget harrison treasurer mayor & council mayor james fife Feb 13, 2024

The Harrison Mayor & Council meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 13, 2024, at the Town Hall located at 318 Harrison Avenue. The session is scheduled to commence at 6:15 p.m. in the Caucus Room on the Third Floor, with the official meeting following at 6:30 p.m.  The Mayor &...

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Snow Day: Harrison & Kearny Public Schools Closed Tues. Feb. 13, 2024 anthony mondaro dpw harrison department of public works harrison dpw harrison nj harrison weather station school closed snow weather Feb 12, 2024

Northern New Jersey residents are on high alert as a significant snowstorm is forecasted to sweep through the area on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. Meteorologist Anthony (Tony) Mondaro from the Harrison Weather Center provided a detailed outlook during a live appearance on "Live with The Observer"...

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Harrrison Redevelopment Agency Meets to Make Public Street A Private Road harrison nj harrison redevelopment harrison redevelopment agency harrison redevelopment zone james fife mayor james fife new jersey environmental protection agency njdep private road Feb 11, 2024

The Harrison Redevelopment Agency is scheduled to convene on Monday, February 12, 2024, at 1 p.m., at the Harrison Town Hall located at 318 Harrison Avenue. This meeting, open to the public, will address several key issues pertinent to the town's ongoing redevelopment initiatives. The meeting...

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Get Bowled Over: First Vitality Bowls Cafe in NJ Opens in Harrison, NJ antojos colombianos restaurant grand opening harrison nj restaurant page restaurants superfood vitality bowls Feb 10, 2024

A new chapter in the quest for health and wellness begins in Harrison, NJ, as the eagerly awaited Vitality Bowls Superfood Cafe opened its doors on February 9, 2024. Located in the heart of the community at the Harrison Mini Mall, 434 Bergen Street, this latest addition to the neighborhood is...

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Green Origins Solution Cannabis Store Approved To Switch Locations cannabis cannabis law carol jean doyle harrison 701 rodgers mini mall harrison nj james fife kearny mayor carol jean doyle mayor james fife melanie ryan Feb 08, 2024

The Harrison Planning Board's decision to approve a cannabis store at the 701 North Frank E. Rodgers Blvd Mini Mall, facilitating a change of location from its originally approved location on the other side of the Town of Harrison on South Frank E. Rodgers Blvd, has sparked controversy and...

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Harrison Avenue Water Service Interruption and Post-Restoration Guidelines alert harrison department of public works harrison nj harrison water department Feb 06, 2024

Residents of the 600 block of Harrison Avenue will experience a temporary water service shutdown on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, and Thursday, February 8, 2024, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This interruption is essential for the Town of Harrison to facilitate crucial infrastructure upgrades,...

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