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Harrison,

town (1990 pop. 13,425), Hudson co., NE N.J., a suburb on the Passaic River opposite Newark; inc. 1869. Harrison's industries include chemicals, trucking and containerized shipping, foundries, and vehicle parts. The town's manufacturing base declined during the late 20th cent., but in the early 21st cent. Harrison began an extensive mixed-use redevelopment of a third of the town. A professional soccer stadium is there.

Harrison

1. Benjamin. 1833--1901, 23rd president of the US (1889--93)
2. George. 1943--2001, British rock singer, guitarist, and songwriter: a member of the Beatles (1962--70). His solo recordings include All Things Must Pass (1970) and Cloud Nine (1987)
3. Rex (Carey). 1908--90, British actor. His many films include Major Barbara (1940), Blithe Spirit (1945), and My Fair Lady (1964)
4. Tony. born 1937, British poet, dramatist, and translator: best known for his poems for television and his translations for the stage
5. grandfather of Benjamin, William Henry. 1773--1841, 9th president of the US (1841)
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Barry Harrison, 47, and his wife Amanda, 34, were found inside the property in Shanklin, Isle of Wight, with their children nearby on August 9 last year.
Mrs Harrison suffered neck injuries and is believed to have been strangled with a piece of washing line found by her body and Mr Harrison was found hanged.
The hearing was told they had both found work on the island, Mr Harrison as a fruit picker on a tomato farm and his wife as a sales supervisor at a Co-op store in Bembridge.
Maureen Cannon, who had known the couple from when she lived in Coventry but who had lived on the island since 2003, said Mrs Harrison had told her that she had started an affair with a 19-year-old customer at her shop called Alex Harmer-Wood.
Then there is the roughly person-size scale of so many Harrisons, which engenders a feeling of sizing up each work as just another body in the room.
By aligning her sculptures with the horses and the junk, Harrison reminds us that viewing art is also a kind of bidding or speculating.
Harrison also plays with the possibility of a sculpture working as a kiosk or shelf, opening a zone of indistinction between displaying itself and displaying things, such as a can of air freshener or a poster with cute kittens.
The indictment charges that from 1985 through 1989 the Harrisons engaged in a number of schemes to defraud Sentry Federal Savings Bank of Hyannis, Mass.
Seeing this, his neighbors decided to submit an application to Extreme Makeover: Home Edition on behalf of the family, describing why the Harrisons deserved the opportunity.
Tonight's episode of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition introduces us to the kind and generous Harrison family of Bountiful, Utah.
After receiving the now-famous wakeup call, the Harrison family was flown to San Diego for a week of vacation, courtesy of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, so the crew could finish the house.
I am proud to be part of a company that is involved with this amazing concept and that helped the Harrison family achieve their dream.