2014 Rockland St. Patrick's Day Parade Grand Marshal James McDonnell

Jim McDonnell was born in the well-known Irish community of that time called the South Bronx. His parents… [more]

2014 Rockland St. Patrick's Day Parade Grand Marshal James McDonnell 2014 Rockland St. Patrick's Day Parade Grand Marshal James McDonnell

2014 Aide to Grand Marshall NYC Neil Cosgrove

Son of the late Terence and Elizabeth (nee Gorman) Cosgrove. Neil is the oldest of four children, with… [more]

2014 Aide to Grand Marshall NYC Neil Cosgrove 2014 Aide to Grand Marshall NYC Neil Cosgrove

2014 Hibernian of the Year James Tesseyman

Born in Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, in Manhattan, to Barry and Peggy (McCarthy) Tesseyman, Jimmy… [more]

2014 Hibernian of the Year James Tesseyman 2014 Hibernian of the Year James Tesseyman

2014 Hibernian Business People of the Year Colette Curry & Leslie Murtagh

Colette Curry Born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1968 to Mary and James Lennon, Colette Curry comes from… [more]

2014 Hibernian Business People of the Year Colette Curry & Leslie Murtagh 2014 Hibernian Business People of the Year Colette Curry & Leslie Murtagh

2014 Parade Commander Detective Joseph Sullivan, Orangetown Police Department

Detective Sullivan was born on February 1, 1969, and raised in Tappan, New York. He is the fourth child… [more]

2014 Parade Commander Detective Joseph Sullivan, Orangetown Police Department 2014 Parade Commander Detective Joseph Sullivan, Orangetown Police Department

2014 Rockland County St. Patrick's Day Parade Pearl River: Information and Order of March

The Order of March for the Rockland County St. Patrick's Day Parade Pearl River, NY may be found HERE.   Parade… [more]

2014 Rockland County St. Patrick's Day Parade Pearl River: Information and Order of March 2014 Rockland County St. Patrick's Day Parade Pearl River: Information and Order of March

Mission Accomplished: Commodore John Barry Memorialized at the Naval Academy

Mission Accomplished: John Barry, Wexford immigrant, Hero of the Continental Navy, First Officer of the… [more]

Mission Accomplished:  Commodore John Barry Memorialized at the Naval Academy Mission Accomplished:  Commodore John Barry Memorialized at the Naval Academy

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2015 Rockland County St. Patricks’s Day Parade Grand Marshal Vincent Tyer

Vincent Downey Tyer III was born in Boston, Massachusetts to Peggy & Vincent Tyer, Jr., the oldest of two sons. He grew up in Bedford and graduated from Bedford High School in 1986. In 1990, Vince graduated with distinction from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) with a degree in Civil … [Read More...]

Reminder: Joint Meeting to Elect the 2015 Parade Honorees

Reminder that on Tuesday 11/18/2014 at 8:00 PM at Hibernian House, there will be a joint AOH/LAOH meeting to select this years Rockland County AOH St. Patrick's Day parade Grand Marshal and Aide to the Grand Marshal NYC.  All members are welcome to attend … [Read More...]

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Talk on the 1916 Easter Rising at Hibernian House

In preparation for the centenary of the Easter Rising, The Men and Ladies of the Ancient Order of Hibernians are pleased to host a history discussion by Dr. Ruan O’Donnell with special guest Mary Holt Moore on Tuesday September 30th at 7:00 pm at Hibernian House. 28 Railroad Avenue Pearl River. All … [Read More...]

Commodore John Barry Memorial, Annapolis

Mission Accomplished: Commodore John Barry Memorialized at the Naval Academy

Mission Accomplished: John Barry, Wexford immigrant, Hero of the Continental Navy, First Officer of the United States Navy finally memorialized at the Naval Academy.  Proper recognition of Barry and his service, symbolic of so many Irish American Catholics, has been an AOH goal for over a hundred … [Read More...]

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52nd Rockland County AOH St. Patrick’s Day Parade Trophy Winners

The following table lists the bands and groups that received trophies from the Parade Judging committee. Well Done to all participants.  Trophy Category Winner Connie and Breda O’Sullivan Memorial Trophy Color/Honor Guard Orangetown Police Honor Guard Shop Rite of Pearl … [Read More...]

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March Is Irish American Heritage Month in New York

 Members of the Rockland Ancient Order of Hibernians and Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians gather at the office of State Senator David Carlucci to receive the proclamation that through a resolution introduce by the Senator that March is "Irish American Heritage Month" in New York State.  The … [Read More...]

In a news conference called by Legislator Patrick Moroney, Rockland Legislators spoke out on Defaming Merchandise targeting the heritage of the Irish American Community.  (Photo From the Rockland County Times)

Rockland Legislators Speak Out on The Defamation of the Irish For Profit by Local Retailers

In a news conference held by Rockland Legislator Patrick Moroney, Rockland legislators form both sides of the aisle and branches of Rockland government joined together to denounce the targeting of the Heritage of Irish Americans by local and national merchandisers in Rockland. As reported in the … [Read More...]

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Scholarships for Study Abroad in Ireland Opportuniteis Offered by the AOH National Board

The AOH National Board offers several scholarship opportunities for the children and grandchildren of its members. Please see the following announcement  to be found HERE concerning the "Irish Way High School Scholarship" and the "AOH Study Abroad Scholarship" for College Students. … [Read More...]

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New York St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee Irish Research Paper Competition

The New York St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee is once again sponsoring a research paper contest for both High School and College Students. By way of the County AOH Parade affiliation, family members (son, daughter, spouse, brother, sister, niece, nephew, grandchild, grandniece, grandnephew, and … [Read More...]

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