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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 […]

Frank Gordon is what Harrison needs
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Frank Gordon is what Harrison needs

To the Editor, After years of unheralded toil each fall in support of political candidates, I have finally decided that my remaining days would be better spent with my grandchildren. For that reason, I intend to withdraw from political activism after this November, though I do hope to continue to […]

Recreation activities, speeding and puppies
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Recreation activities, speeding and puppies

Recently, I had the pleasure of attending this year’s annual Senior Picnic in West Harrison. The weather could not have been better and hundreds of seniors enjoyed a day of fun and friendship. The appetizing menu included hamburgers and hot dogs as well as chicken cutlets, sausage and peppers, salads […]