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Annual Jersey City St. Patrick's Day Parade The Annual Jersey City St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held on Sunday March 12, 2017 @ 12:30pm.
The Parade Route will begin at Lincoln Park to Journal Square via Kennedy Blvd. The parade is sponsored by The Jersey City St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee.
The Annual Honoree Awards Dinner will be held on Friday March 10, 2017 @ 6pm Casino in the Park, Lincoln Park, Jersey City.
Special Honoree – Cardinal Joseph Tobin, Archbishop Archdiocese of Newark

Grand Marshal – Dr. Glen Gabert, Hudson County Community College

Irishman of the Year – Robert Caulfield, Fields Development Group

Irishwoman of the Year – Nora O’Rourke, Liberty Realty

Irish Firefighter – Battalion Chief Richard Gorman, JCFD

Irish Police Officer – Lt. Patrick Sullivan, JCPD

Irish Paramedic – Michael Very, JC Medical Center RWJ/Barnabas Health

Irish Educator – Kathleen Carroll Kopacz, JC BOE

Honorary Irishwoman – Leah Blesoff-Woodcock, The Hutton Bar & Grill

Honorary Irishman of the Year – Brett Michael Bacek, Posthumously

Miss Colleen – Katherine Mary Boyle, Hudson Catholic High School


For further info contact: Maureen Hulings, Parade Chairwoman  [email protected]


Lincoln Association Jersey City Marks 152nd Anniversary Celebration Year

Lincoln Association celebrates 152 Anniversary Feb. 12, 2017The Lincoln Association Jersey City will celebrate the 152nd anniversary of its founding at the annual tribute to Abraham Lincoln on his birthday, Sunday, February 12, 2017.

            At 1 P.M., President, John J. Hallanan III, Esq., will host the 88th annual monument ceremony in honor of the Great Emancipator.  A wreath will be laid at the statue of Lincoln at the entrance to Lincoln Park at Kennedy Boulevard and Belmont Avenue, Jersey City.   Following Presentation of the Colors by the Hudson County Sheriff’s Department and the Pledge of Allegiance, Dr. Jules Ladenheim, past president of the Association, will deliver Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. Continue reading Lincoln Association Jersey City Marks 152nd Anniversary Celebration Year

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Dante Alighieri Society of Jersey City Ladies Auxiliary Holds Fund-Raiser

Magaret Norton and Maryanne Costello
Margaret L Norton – Chairperson of the Board and Marianne Costello President  of the Women’s Auxiliary at the recent Dante Alighieri Society Fund-raiser at Casino-in -the Park in Jersey City
Dante Aligheiri Society of Jersey City The DANTE ALIGHIERI SOCIETY OF JERSEY CITY — WOMEN’S AUXILIARY held their annual fund-raiser on Saturday, May 9th, 2015  to raise money for scholarships that will be handed out  to  qualified candidates who will be attending college  in the Hudson County area.
Group shot at Dante Alighieri Fund raiser Jersey City
Also on hand at the Women’s Auxiliary fundraiser was  the Men’s Organization of Dante Alighieri : Pictured above Margaret L. Norton, Chairperson of Ladies Auxiliary, Al Cupo ,Chairman of the Board, of Men’s Dante Alighieri Society, Maryanne Costello, President of Women’s Auxiliary and Tony Catanio, President of  Dante Alighieri Men’s Organization and Guy Catrillo, member of Dante Alighieri Society.