Miss Emerald Isle and St. Patrick's Day Parade grand marshal honored

Foran High School student Gina Raucci was crowned Miss Emerald Isle of the Milford St. Patrick's Day Parade Sunday evening, and retired fire battalion chief Bill Healey received his sash as he was named this year's grand marshal.

Following are some dates to remember as the annual Milford St. Patrick’s Day Parade approaches.

The parade will be Saturday, March 9, at 1 p.m. in downtown Milford, starting at the Parsons Complex. The rain date is Saturday, March 16.

A pancake breakfast will take place Sunday, March 3, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mason’s building downtown next to Milford Bank. Cost is $6.

For information, call Martin Hardiman at 203-878-2865 or 203-415-6288.