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Mayor Adams’ Irish Flag Raising Ceremony at Bowling Green. Honoring Irish Heritage

Mar 15, 2024 News , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

  New York City Mayor Adams recently presided over a historic Irish Flag Raising Ceremony at Bowling Green, marking a significant moment in Irish American history. Arthur Piccolo, Chairman of the Bowling Green Association, emphasized the sacredness of the location, recalling the pivotal events of March 17th, 1762. Piccolo highlighted the courageous act of Irish soldiers and colonists who, in defiance of British rule, staged the first-ever St. Patrick’s Day parade in history, symbolizing resistance and unity. The ceremony honored these unsung heroes whose actions laid the foundation for both American and Irish independence. The flag raised during the ceremony [Read More]

Outlander Star Sam Heughan Shine at Tartan Day Parade

Apr 10, 2016 Celebrities, News , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments are off

Sixth Avenue, New York, USA, April 09 2016 – Thousands of Scots march along Sixth Avenue in New York City during the Rainy 2016 Tartan Day Parade. The parade is the largest Scottish celebration in Manhattan and one of the largest Scottish parades in the world By Britta Schmitz NEW YORK, April 10 2016 – New York celebrates the contributions made by Scottish-Americans to the United States with a big annual parade. The Tartan Day Parade traditionally takes place in Manhattan after the weekend of National Tartan Day on April 6, a day chosen by the U.S. Senate in 1998. [Read More]

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