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In '68, Irish musical joined holiday season
Many young people were thinking about elves in December 1968. At Mont Pleasant High School, other young people were thinking about leprechauns as they performed "Finian's Rainbow" during the holiday month.
9 hrs ago
Throughout The Century
Boston College has long retained an Irish heritage, going back to its founding in 1863 by Irishmen Rev.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Chronicle of the Horse
PATH International and ACTHA to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day Together...
At their annual international conference in Orlando Florida last week, The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International announced to its 850 North American Centers plans to embark on their largest fund raising project ever.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
A new executive on job at The Banks
LOUISVILLE DESALES vs. NEWPORT CENTRAL CATHOLIC When/Where: Noon ET Saturday at Houchens Industries L.T. Smith Stadium at Jimmy Feix Field,... CLASS 4A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP: HIGHLANDS vs. COLLINS When/Where: 3 p.m. ET Saturday at Houchens Industries L.T. Smith Stadium at Jimmy Feix... The Reds unveiled two new jerseys at RedsFest, first a St.
The Jersey Journal
Trenton Irish Heritage Association names grand marshals for 2014 St. Patrick's Day Parade
Bagpiper John Walsh leads the procession in front of Jimmy Walsh named the Grand Marshall of the 2013 Trenton St. Patrick's Day Parade, Trenton, NJ, December 7, 2012.
Brookston Beer Bulletin
A Glance At St. Patrick's Day Libations
Today's infographic is entitled A Glance At St. Patrick's Day Libations, and while it's not Saint Patrick's Day, it is the day in 1922 when Irish independence was recognized .
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Growing up in Ireland, I was well aware of the Artane Boys Band. Famous throughout the country, the group was called upon to play at every important event: St. Patrick's Day parades, football finals, state occasions.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Bunny in the City: Fun for all at the Cathedral Heritage Gala
The Cathedral Heritage Gala's "Art and Soul" an annual fundraiser for the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist was held at the Jepson Center for the Arts on Nov. 24. Waiting inside the majestic Jepson are my hosts for the night, metal casting experts Ted and Catherine Dunn Kostilnik - a local Irish Catholic girl, born on St. Patrick's Day who is ... (more)
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Irish Government Pitches Amnesty Again
Does it ever stop? The Irish are back with yet another plea for legalization for their tribe.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
WTHI-TV Terre Haute
Biggest drinking night of the year?
What's the biggest drinking night of the year? You could make an argument for St. Patrick's Day or New Year's Eve, but some bar owners say that the night before Thanksgiving is their busiest of the year! With college students returning home for the holiday and many travelling from out of town to visit loved ones, local bars and restaurants are ... (more)
Underage drinking increases on Thanksgiving Eve or "Blackout Wednesday"
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The Carroll News
Thanksgiving traditions misunderstood
Well, tomorrow's Thanksgiving Day, and we all know what that means; the women will work themselves to death cooking, men will sit on their bums and either sleep or watch football, little kids will wreak havoc before being told to go outside despite sub-zero temperatures, and Randall will sneak off with his new girlfriend in hopes of stuffing ... (more)
The Huffington Post
9 Reasons Everyone Needs To Stop Worrying About Vegetarians On Thanksgiving
Every Thanksgiving, vegetarians have to deal with friends and family members fretting over whether they're getting enough to eat or whether they're going to vomit all over the turkey.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Laugh of the Irish
Nov. 30, 2 p.m., Gino J. Merli Veterans Center . To learn more about Seamus, visit seamuskennedy.com.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Thanksgiving Eve's big night for bars, police on patrol for drunken drivers
"It's crazy. It's right up there with New Year's Eve," said Nick Laus, owner of Cafe Fresco in Harrisburg.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Coronado marching band to march in St. Patrick's Day Parade
Every year, thousands of people convene on the Emerald Isle for the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Dublin, to celebrate the one day a year that everyone wants to be Irish.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
McHenry Co. man found guilty of beating girlfriend to death
Robert Signorile was found guilty Friday in the beating death of his girlfriend in what prosecutors called a drunken rage over the 2012 St. Patrick's Day holiday.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
JFK planned private trip back to Ireland at time of his death
In the host city of Irish Fest and one of the most popular parades of the year on St. Patrick's day, Wisconsin Irish Americans are taking a keen interest in a new report about JFK's dream to return to Ireland.
Bagpipe Tribute for JFK at SP Library, Coat Drive at Congregation Beth Israel This Weekend
Bagpipe tribute for JFK at the Scotch Plains Library: Jim Tansey, of the Essex County Emerald Society Pipes and Drums and Grand Marshal of the 2013 Union County St. Patrick's Day parade, will play Irish tunes, including JFK's favorite, "The Boys of Wexford," to mark the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy's assassination.