Press Club of Long Island President John O’Connell will be marching up Fifth Avenue on March 17 for the 248th annual St. Patrick’ s Day parade as an aide to the Grand Marshal.
O’Connell, who is executive editor of Herald Newspapers, was chosen to represent the Nassau County divisions of the Ancient Order of Hibernians. He is president of the Nassau County Board of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, and a past president of the Mike Moran Division 8 Hibernians.
Find out more information about the parade at its official Web site.
Here’s a full list of the 2009 Aides to the Grand Marshal, Michael J. Gibbons: