O'Grady Leads Dutchess Parade

Pic of Day: The Dutchess County, New York St. Patrick’s Parade will step off on Saturday March 2 with Grand Marshal Andrew O'Grady at the head of the march. O'Grady, according to a release from parade organizers, is a graduate of Mount Saint Mary College and is the CEO of Mental Health America of Dutchess County. He has 32 years of dedicated service to those affected by mental illness and the mental health professionals and systems that treat those individuals. One of the biggest growth areas for MHA, under his leadership, is in working with the Veterans Department. The parade is held in the village of Wappingers Falls and annually attracts thousands of participants and spectators from near and far. More parade information at www.dcsppc.org or call 1-845-297-0800. 

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