Benedetto Recognizes Irish Independence

Benedetto Recognizes Irish Independence
Hibernians, Joe McManus, president of the county’s division 3 and Bob Nolan, county president, accepted the citation on behalf of their brothers.
Photo courtesy of Bob Nolan

Assemblyman Michael Benedetto presented a legislative resolution to the borough’s Ancient Order of Hibernians in recognition of the 100th Anniversary of the Ireland’s Declaration of Independence in 1919. The resolution passed the NYS Assembly and the NYS Senate unanimously and was signed by Governor Cuomo.

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