Jamesport St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Riverhead community development administrator Dawn Thomas will be the grand marshal of the Jamesport St. Patrick’s Day parade this year — the first woman to have the honor.
The New York City Police Department Emerald Society Pipes and Drums marched in the Jamesport parade this year to honor two fallen brethren, Det. Brian Simonsen and retired Chief of Detectives Jack Cuddy. The pipe band stopped for a special tribute — "Amazing Grace" — at Jamesport Cemetery, where Simonsen, a Jamesport native, is buried. Photo slideshow.
Former Riverhead Town chief of police Joseph Grattan named grand marshal of Jamesport St. Patrick’s Day parade
Former Riverhead Town Police Chief Joseph Grattan will be honored as grand marshal of the sixth annual Jamesport St. Patrick's Day parade March 30. Grattan will be fêted at a fundraising dinner Saturday March 2 that supports the parade host, East End Emerald Society.
Photos: Dozens of groups marched in Riverhead's only St. Patrick's Day parade, which stepped off on Main Road in Jamesport Saturday afternoon.
Riverhead councilman to be inducted as grand marshal of fourth annual Jamesport St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Councilman James Wooten will be inducted next weekend as the grand marshal of the Jamesport St. Patrick’s Day Parade.