Former mayor to be grand marshal of Pittston St. Patrick’s Day parade

Times Leader staff
Bagpipers march down Pittston’s Main Street during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in March. Parade organizers have announced that former Pittston Mayor and fire chief Joseph Keating will be the grand marshal of the 2018 edition of the parade. -

PITTSTON — It may still be the week before Christmas, but the organizers of the Pittston St. Patrick’s Day Parade have some big news.

Organizers of the event announced this past week who will lead their 2018 parade. Former city fire chief and mayor Joseph Keating will be the parade’s grand mashal.

Keating will help lead the parade through downtown Pittston on Saturday, March 8.

The 2018 edition of the parade will be the fourth annual event. The Times Leader Media Group is the official media sponsor of the parade.

Bagpipers march down Pittston’s Main Street during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in March. Parade organizers have announced that former Pittston Mayor and fire chief Joseph Keating will be the grand marshal of the 2018 edition of the parade.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/web1_TTL030517Parade2x-cmyk.jpgBagpipers march down Pittston’s Main Street during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in March. Parade organizers have announced that former Pittston Mayor and fire chief Joseph Keating will be the grand marshal of the 2018 edition of the parade.

Times Leader staff