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

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  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]

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