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Protecting your home in severe weather
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Protecting your home in severe weather

The Building Department would like to remind residents to use extra precaution in protecting homes from severe weather. There are a number of things you can do to protect pipes from freezing: drain and store hoses; close inside valves that supply outdoor hose bibs and then open hose bibs to […]

Good news and the new year
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Good news and the new year

I would like to take this time to extend my warmest wishes for a prosperous and healthy new year. I hope you and your family had a happy and festive holiday. I want to thank you for all your support over the last year. The town board has achieved incredible […]

A fall carnival and resistance on film
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A fall carnival and resistance on film

Back by popular demand, Harrison’s Elementary Enrichment Committee is hosting their third annual Fall Carnival to benefit enrichment programs at all four of our district’s elementary schools. Games, food and rides will be featured at Louis M. Klein Middle School on Friday, Sept. 22 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.; […]

Safety tips, 9/11 and Hurricane Harvey
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Safety tips, 9/11 and Hurricane Harvey

I hope that all residents had a wonderful and relaxing Labor Day weekend and that families have successfully settled in to the routine of the new school year. In addition, I hope you were able to take a moment to appreciate the hard work of all the men and women […]

Honor flights and the new school year
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Honor flights and the new school year

Hudson Valley Honor Flight is a nonprofit created solely to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. The organization transports veterans to Washington, D.C., to visit their memorials, at no cost to the veterans or their families. On Saturday, Sept. 9, three Harrison area veterans will be taking an honor […]