Mary Sugrue, Joe Nolan are 2021 Boston Irish Honorees; Gala Seaport Hotel luncheon set for Oct. 29

Mary Sugrue, Irish American Partnership; and Joseph R. Nolan, Jr., Eversource Energy and Boston Neighborhood News, Inc., the region’s leading chronicler of all things Irish American, has announced the return of the 11th annual Boston Irish Honors luncheon on Friday, October 29, 2021 at the Boston Seaport Hotel. The popular event, designed to celebrate the heritage of Boston’s Irish people and their families, is expected to be one of the largest Irish gatherings since the COVID 19 pandemic caused a worldwide shutdown on the eve of St Patrick’s Day 2020.  

“For more than a decade, Boston Irish Honors has recognized remarkable families and persons who share our Boston Irish heritage, honoring their admirable endeavors in public service, business and community leadership,” says publisher Ed Forry. “Our mission is to tell the stories and special achievements of Boston individuals and families who exemplify the very best of our Irish values, legacies and traditions. 

“We are pleased to resume this popular annual event, and to announce that the 2021 honorees are:

Mary Sugrue, Irish American Partnership

Joseph R. Nolan Jr., Eversource Energy 

“All are invited to join us at this inspiring event, as we recognize and celebrate these exemplary individuals who share our culture and traditions.”

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