Diaz Honors Irish American Leaders

(l-r) P.S. 19 Loughran School of Music’s Shannon and Oisin O’Shea, Erin Loughran and Matthew and Molly Sherlock provided the day’s Celtic musical entertainment.
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Luck has nothing to do with this year’s Irish Heritage Month honorees’ success.

Honoree William Mulrow (l) proudly accepted his citation of merit from Borough President Diaz.
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In keeping with tradition, Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. celebrated his annual Irish Heritage Month celebration on Thursday, March 16 at Gaelic Park.

Robert O’Connor (l) accepted the citiation on behalf of NYS Courts Pipes and Drums.
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This year’s exemplary honorees were Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley; Tom Glacken, Glacken’s Bar and Grill owner; William Mulrow, Governor Cuomo’s secretary and NYS Courts Pipes and Drums.

Tom Glacken (l) was honored by Diaz for his business and service to the community.
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(l-r) Deputy Borough President Aurelia Greene, Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz and district attorney Darcel Clark enjoyed celebrating Irish heritage and culture.
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(l-r) Joseph McManus, Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 3 president; Thomas Messina, representing Congressman Joseph Crowley and Robert Nolan, Ancient Order of Hibernians Bronx County president, enjoyed this year’s ceremony at Gaelic Park.
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