The 9th Annual Firefighter Sean Tallon Memorial Gaelic Sports Tournament will be held on Sunday, November 5, 2017, 10:45 AM at The Rockland GAA Field in Orangeburg, New York. The tournament is conducted under the jurisdiction and direction of The New York Gaelic Athletic Association Minor Board. The tournament will host over 30 youth teams competing in Gaelic Football and Hurling. The teams that will be participating will come from the 5 Boroughs of New York City, as well as teams from Westchester, Rockland, New Jersey, and Connecticut. It is expected that overall there will be over 250 youths participating in the tournament. There will be 3 Football Divisions and 1 Hurling Division, with a trophy/cup presented to each Division Champion. All participating players will receive an AOH Tournament Medal.
The tournament is possible due to a tremendous collective effort from various AOH County Boards and Divisions from The Greater New York City area. This year, the tournament is co-sponsored by The GAA Minor Board, The AOH Bronx County Board, The AOH New York County Board, The AOH Queens County Board, The AOH Westchester County Board, AOH Division #18 of Peekskill, and The AOH Myles Scully Division #1 of Yonkers, NY.
The Tournament is dedicated to the memory and legacy of FDNY Firefighter Sean Patrick Tallon, a native of Yonkers, NY who lost his life responding to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. For more information on Sean Tallon, you can visit his memorial webpage at: http://www.fdnytenhouse.com/911/details/sean_p_tallon.htm
The AOH Bronx County Board is proud to announce that they will be holding their Annual Dinner Dance on Sunday, November 23,2014 from 3 -7 pm at Rory Dolan’s Restaurant in Yonkers, New York.
The Bronx County Board will be honoring:
James Burke – AOH New York State President
Rev. Brian McCarthy – AOH Bronx County Chaplain
John Dunleavy – Chairman – NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee
Music will be provided by The Kitty Kelly Band.
There will be a 50/50 Raffle Drawing that evening. Tickets are $5.00 or 6 for $25.00
The cost will be $60.00 per person. Please make checks payable to AOH Bronx County Board.
For more information, please contact Mike Flynn at (212) 460-3789, or John Hyland at (845) 278-9115.
The Officers and Members of The Ancient Order of Hibernians, Bronx Division #5 invite you to their Annual Awards Ceremony to be held on Sunday, October 26th at The Rambling House Bar and Restaurant in The Woodlawn section of The Bronx. The event will run from 3pm- 7pm and will honor 4 special individuals who have contributed greatly to The Irish Community.
The Division will present awards to:
Timothy McSweeney- AOH New York State Vice President
Ray O’Hanlon – Senior Editor of The Irish Echo Newspaper
Judge William Mogulescu – Irish Civil Rights Lawyer
Jerry Collins – Member of The Yonkers St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee and Local American Legion Post Chaplain
This promises to to a very special event! Admission is @25.00 with a cash bar.
For more information, please contact Martin Galvin, Division 5 President at aohbronxdiv5woodlawn
or call (718) 324-8726.