Hero’s welcome for East Northport’s Mikey Brannigan

Mikey Brannigan, a Paralympian who has autism, won

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Mikey Brannigan, a Paralympian who has autism, won gold in the 1,500 meters at the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro last week and received a hero’s welcome at his homecoming celebration at Cause Cafe in Fort Salonga Sept. 23, 2016. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

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