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Second Gay Group Allowed to March in New York St. Pat's Parade

The New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade has invited a second gay group to march in the storied event.

The parade’s board of directors voted Sept. 607 more words


Afternoon Bulletin: Second LGBT Group to March in St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Organizers of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Fifth Avenue announced on Tuesday that a second LGBT group will march in next year’s celebration. The Irish group Lavender & Green Alliance will participate under its own banner, according to parade organizers. 445 more words

Second LGBT Group Invited To March In NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Manhattan’s iconic St. Patrick’s Day Parade will allow a second gay group to march next year, organizers announced Tuesday.

The parade’s Board of Directors has voted to invite the Lavender & Green Alliance, an Irish gay group, to march under its own banner. 414 more words


St. Patrick's Day Parade

Each year, Houston has a parade for St. Patrick’s Day.

Jim here, is a Marshall for the parade and helps keep it on schedule.

They have a Queen at the opening ceremonies. 506 more words


More Gay Groups Headed to St. Patrick's Day Parade

For years, the organizers of New York’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, as well as various archbishops, have defended against calls to allow homosexuals to march in the parade under any banner identifying them as a gay group. 362 more words


New St. Patrick’s Day Parade Chairman Anticipates Second Gay Group Will Join Festivities

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The vice-chair of the Board of Directors of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade has been named chairman of the board.

The previous chairman, John Dunleavy who had served for 22 years, fought vigorously to prevent gay groups from marching in the parade under their own banner, 1010 WINS’ Carol D’Auria reported. 282 more words