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The one square mile Town of Harrison at one time was much larger. In the 1840s, the Town of Harrison consisted of what we now call West Hudson, namely Harrison, East Newark, and Kearny. The reason Harrison became much smaller than its original footprint was politics.
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elks harrisson fest citizen naturalization drives health herbert hubschman hfd chief henry richard hhs hiram davis hisplanic heritage month hoboken nj holly stefank holy cross banquet hall holy cross cemetary holy cross chapel mausoleum holy cross church holy cross church harrison holy cross grammar school home mortgage horizaon blue cross / blue shield hot dog hut hotel tax houston dash houston dynamo howard p. milstein hra hubert birkenmier hudson county hudson county board of elections hudson county clerk hudson county community college hudson county prosecutor hudson county sheriff hudson county superintendent of elections hudson county swat team hudson river derby hue jackson hugh o'neill hulk hydrogen sulfide i heart media iew construction in memoriam incredible duck race independence day indian food indian knights motorcycle club industrial past ines maturana sendoya ingram industries inter miami cf international friendly international overdose awareness day international soccer games international woman's day ireland v usa rugby irish bagpiper iron man ironbound newark ismael kone issues jackson street bridge jackson street bridge harrison nj jamaica b24 liberator airplane jamaica national soccer james doran james fife james harrison jane milmore jay sugarman jeff berding jenna bush hager jeremy ebobbisse jerome coopersmith jerry bock jersey city nj jersey journal jesus huaranga jia wen (karen) zheng jim harkes jr. jim harkes sr. jimmy lawless job application joe landry joe silva joe supor joey mac's hot dog food truck john branwell john harkes john hopkins university john ingram john ogiela john rueda john tolkin johnny walker joia restaurant jose carlos adao jose montesinos joseph cundari joseph n. divincenzo joseph p. mobus joseph supor joseph supor iii joseph supor jr. journal square judge jeffrey jablonski juneteenth junior firefighter day justice justin braz kansas city currents karen zheng karianne arias kearny kearny boy scouts kearny fire department kearny fire fighters kearny memorial day tribute kearny nj kearny portuguese club acp kearny rotary kearny town hall kearny vfw lodge kearny-belleville elks keegan landfill keisha salas keller williams park views kevein durant kevin canessa kevin corbett kevin durant kevin f. gilmore kevin quinn kevin welch keystone sports & entertainment kimberly taylor designs knights of columbus korean war monument kroenke sports & entertainment labor day ladder truck lambda sigma upsilon lambda tau omega land development ordinance land use larry kramer larry meistrich laundry place lawrence bennett lead in water leagues cup 2023 legends field legislative district lewis wolff lexington steamship lgbtq library park librray hours liga mx lincoln school lionel messi lions sports liquor license lisa steiner schalago lisbon lond irish loop loud music lower.com field lt. dean mcgee lunch lupus lupus awareness lupus foundation of america lyndhurst memorial day parade lynnes motors made in harrison mahhattan college major league baseball major league rugby major league rugby championship final major league soccer manfred schellscheidt manhattan transfer manhattan transfer station marc de grandpre maria marieiro maria ruppert marijuana marinera dance mark gesner marshall football team martinique marvel poster marvel super heroes marybeth kennedy maryland soccerplex matt masiello matthew banton matthew weber maureen kroog mayor mayor & council mayor alberto santos mayor daniel a. pronti mayor dina grilo mayor frank e. rodgers mayor frederick j. gassert mayor james fife mayor raymond mcdonough mayor santos mayor thomas lynch reymond mayoral candidate anselmo millan mayoral election 2022 mayoral race 2022 mayors of harrison mccook community college memorial day memorial day parade memorial day wreath laying mercedes benz stadium mercury met life stadium methane gas metlife stadium mia hamm michael dolaghan michael mayer michael rusek michelle almeida mike mra millburn nj milton velez miracle on the hudson miramax studios miss new jersey mls mls cup champion mls playoff mls unified team monsignor john gilchrist monsignor manuel cruz montclair montclair booton line montclair state montclair state university montclair university morris county central railroad mortgage assistance programs motorcycle run mulligan funeral home municipal budget municipal court chambers mural murals murray j. roper music recording industry music recording studios musket firing muutal aid nashville sc nashville soccer club natalie portman national holiday national night out national women's soccer league natural gas natural gas construction naughty by nature nc courage fc new deal new england revolution new jersey appellate court new jersey cannabis law new jersey environmental protection agency new jersey schools development authority new jersey sports & exhibition authority new jersey state police new jersey supreme court new oriental gourmet new year resolution new york blood center new york city fc new york city fc soccer club new york derby new york giants new york jets new york penn station new york red bulls new york world's fair newark baseball team newark branch brook park newark fire department newark nj newark nj police newark penn station newark peppers newark police mounted unit newcastle united newspaper writer kevin canessa nfl nhtsa nichole vaiknoras nick scutari nicole gallin nigeria national soccer team nj american legion nj department of agriculture nj lottery nj ny gotham fc nj salsa nj transit bus nj transit train nj.com nj/ny gotham fc njdep njdot njit njsalsa njsea njsiaa north jersey no parking no plastic bag law noche latina noise violation normandy france north arlington emergency services north arlington fire department north carolina courage north portal bridge norton otis november election nuclear psa nutley memorial day parade nutley nj nwsl nwsl challenge cup ny red bulls ny/nj gotham fc nyc nyc fc nyc mariachi inc. nyc psa nuclear nyc st. 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association peruvian festival peruvian independence day peruvian parade peruvian west hudson parade pete buttigieg peter higgins peter higgins iii peter j. goodman peter millar petition pets philadelphia union philadelphia union soccer team pierce arrow tiller ladder truck pierce enforcer pumper pilot pipe band plaster relief mural plastic bags play to pay law playground pnc stadium houston port authority of new york/new jersey portal bridge portland oregon portland thorne fc portland thorns portland timbers portugal day portuguese club portuguese language school harrison portuguese rancho portuguese sardines postponed game president abraham lincoln president barack obama president richard nixon president roosevelt's new deal president taft president william howard taft presidents day pride night primary election 2022 primary election 2023 principal matthew weber project property taxes providence park provident bank prudential pse&g pse&g gas line construction pseg ptso public 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