Chippewa Dem Club Hosts 120th Dinner Dance

Maria Caruso graciously accepted her award from Thomas Messina (l) and Senator Jeff Klein.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

The Chippewa Democratic Club toasted several community leaders at its 120th annual Dinner Dance on Thursday, May 17 at Villa Barone Manor.

Dr. Shapiro (c) received commendations and congratulations from Messina (l) and Klein.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

This year’s exemplary honorees were Maria Caruso, City Island Chamber of Commerce tourism director; Dr. Nella Shapiro, Eastchester Cancer Care oncology specialist; Marylou DiPreta, St. Frances de Chantal School eighth grade writing teacher; Michael McNerney, Country Club Civic Association president; John Cucchiarella, field representative of the Local 1 International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers of the Bronx and Assemblyman Michael Benedetto.

Michael McNerney (c) was honored by Messina (l) and District Leader John Collazzi.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

John Cucchiarella (c) proudly accepted his accolades from Messina (l) and Councilman Mark Gjonaj.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

Marylou DiPreta (c) was honored by Messina (l) and Judge of Civil Court Linda Poust Lopez, AJSC.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

(l-r) Councilman Gjonaj; Edward Koester, Chippewa president; Michael McNerney; Thomas Messina; Marylou DiPreta; Maria Caruso; Dr. Nella Shapiro; Luisa Benedetto; John Cucchiarella; Senator Klein and John Collazzi.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

More from Around NYC

>