Remembering Richard “Rich” Hyland

Richard “Rich” Hyland, a member of Somerset 1, died on August 10th 2014 at age 72. Richard worked for the US Post Office , retiring when he was 52. He owned his own handyman business named Hammer & Nail as well as many other part and full time work including Post Hardware and Madsen Kneppers […]

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Burlington 1 News

During the past 4 months donations were collected to help raise money to purchase backpacks and school supplies to help 40 children in St.Ann’s parish in Pemberton and Saint Vincent DePaul Society at Sacred Heart parish in Mount Holly. On Saturday September 13th – Thomas G. Prendergast Memorial Golf Outing at Golden Pheasant Golf Course in Medford will be the event […]

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Hudson 7 Awards Scholarship

Officers of the Father John P. Washington Division 7 of the Ancient Order of Hibernians recently presented the Patricia Keane Scholarship to a local high school student. This is the third year that the scholarship has been given to a graduating senior from a local Catholic high school who will be attending college. Matt Reilly […]

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Atlantic 1 Awards Scholarships

Five eighth grade students from local Catholic schools were awarded with $1,000 scholarships to attend various Catholic high schools throughout Atlantic County this upcoming fall. The Ancient Order of Hibernians, Atlantic County 1, Ofc. Thomas J. McMeekin Jr. Memorial Division, based out of St. Nicholas of Tolentine RC Church in Atlantic City, awarded the five students from around Atlantic County with their inaugural scholarships named after fallen Atlantic City Police Officer […]

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Hudson 7 Donates Irish Books to Kearny Library

Hudson County Division 7 recently donated a number of books about Irish culture and history, children’s books of Irish stories, as well as several books by noted Irish authors, to the Kearny Branch Library.

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Hudson 7 Honors Local Hero As Patron

At their March 2014 meeting, the Brothers of Hudson County Division 7 voted to name as their Division Patron a local priest and military hero. Father John P. Washington was one of four Army Chaplains who went down with the USAT Dorchester on February 3, 1943, giving his life so that others could survive. Born […]

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Remembering Judith Ann Konecny

Please keep, LAOH member and mother of Florida State Board Treasurer William J. Konecny III,  Judith Ann Konecny and the Konecny family in your prayers. The children and family mourn the loss of Judith Ann Konecny, 72, who died peacefully on Saturday, April 5, 2014. Mrs. Konecny was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School in Elizabeth. […]

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