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Rescheduled CRC Portuguese Tricky Tray Fundraiser Sat. Oct. 1st 2022 centro romeu cascaes centro romeu cascaes portuguese american community center fundraiser harrison nj town of harrison tricky tray Sep 27, 2022

The Centro Romeu Cascaes Portuguese American Community Center (Portuguese Club), located at 14 North Frank E. Rodgers Blvd, Harrison, NJ, will be holding its inaugural Tricky Tray event on Saturday, October 1, 2022, starting a 2 p.m. for ticket purchases and drop-off.

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Mayor & Council Meeting Tues. Sept. 20, 2022 harrison nj harrison town hall james fife mayor & council mayor james fife town of harrison Sep 20, 2022

The Harrison Mayor & Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 starting at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom.

The Agenda for the meeting is as follows:

  • A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE AWARD OF A NON-FAIR AND OPEN CONTRACT TO TOM CALU CONSULTING, LLC
  • A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE TREATMENT WORKS...
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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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NYC Releases PSA for Residents In Case Of Nuclear Attack harrison nj nuclear psa nyc psa nuclear town of harrison Jul 12, 2022

The New York City Emergency Management Department released a public service announcement (PSA) that provides advice in the event of a nuclear attack.

Click on the video below to see the entire PSA.  The PSA states the three actions persons should take in case of a nuclear attack.

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All of West Hudson Was Harrison in the 1840s arlington section east newark memorial day tribute general n n halsted harrison nj kearny nj town of harrison Jul 09, 2022

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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