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St. Patrick's Day parade will bring thousands downtown
Ireland's flag whipped in the crisp March wind, and Frances McAndrew reflected that Friday felt a bit like a homecoming, though home is more than 3,000 miles away.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Members of Pittsfield's Irish sister city enjoy hospitality during visit
Sixteen years ago, Anne Gagnon saw that Pittsfield had a sister city in Italy, and wondered why not have one in Ireland? A trip to the Irish consulate in Boston and a visit to several cities in Ireland later, the Pittsfield resident helped land the city of Ballina as Pittsfield's new sister.
Saint Pat's Party In Full Swing In Scranton
On the eve of the annual Saint Patrick's Day parade, the festivities were already in full swing here in the Electric City.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Heslam: Mom dishes on Marty Walsh
DETERMINED BOY: Mary Walsh opens up about her son, Mayor Martin J. Walsh, in family photos, above.
How ... to celebrateSt. Patrick's Day
This time of year, some people seem to think Irish culture boils down to drinking and leprechauns.
A scene from A Skull in Connemara by Decadent Theatre
Director Andrew Flynn talks to JOANNE SAVAGE about the darkly humorous appeal of Martin McDonagh's 1997 work, A Skull in Connemara, currently on stage at the Lyric Today Martin McDonagh is perhaps best known for the piquant blend of macabre humour that so impressed audiences in movies like In Bruges and Seven Psychopaths, where darkly twisted ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Former Scranton Mayor Jimmy Connors named Parade Day grand marshal
Mr. Connors will serve as the grand marshal of Scranton's 53rd Parade Day this weekend after being voted in by the St. Patrick's Parade Association of Lackawanna County, its president, Ray Lynady, said Tuesday.
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John Mahoney finds home onstage after 'Frasier'
In this March 6, 2014 photo provided by the Northlight Theatre in Skokie, Ill., actor John Mahoney, 73, plays a scene in the final dress rehearsal for "Chapatti," by Irish playwright Christian O'Reilly.
Asbury Park Press
St.Stephen's Green offers a taste of Ireland
Before Corneilus Durkin and his partners opened St. Stephen's Green Publick House eight years ago, he went to Ireland to capture the essence of a true Irish pub.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Pittsfield: City to host Irish Sister City delegates
Mayor Daniel Bianchi and the City of Pittsfield will celebrate all things Irish when the city hosts several visitors from Ireland who represent their Sister City, Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland.
Emmetsburg Gets Ready To Celebrate St. Patrick's Day With The Irish
Celebrate with the?Irish in Emmetsburg this week. The annual St. Patrick's Celebration starts Thursday and continues through Sunday.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
A hat trick for Donegal company
Ramona and Canice Nicholas of Cara Health and Beauty who once again joined the exclusive club of Ireland's Best Managed Companies at a cermony hosted by Deloitte last weekend.
Shane Filan wows crowds in Belfast on his first solo tour
Former Westlife star Shane Filan was greeted to a raptuorous reception on Sunday night at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast on his first solo gig in the city.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
My husband and I took a dream vacation to Ireland in March 2013. This picture is of the Kylemore Abbey in Connemara, County Galway, Ireland.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Revelers celebrate St. Patrick's Day early in South Yarmouth
Green was everywhere you looked at 11 a.m. Saturday: shoelaces, wigs, beads, sweatshirts, flags, balloons and stuffed teddy bears, to name a few.
Confirmations: March 29 12 noon - Scoil Bhride, Gaelscoil, Heath and Ratheniska; 2.30pm - St. Paul's, Scoil Mhuire, Sacred Heart & St Francis First Communion: May 10 - 11am Heath, Ratheniska & Gael Scoil; May 17 11am - St Paul's, 1pm - Scoil Bhride; May 24 - 12noon Scoil Mhuire & Sacred Heart An open meeting will take place in the parish centre ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Fishermen rise up against Fracking in Enniskillen
Over 60 boats joined by a fleet of cars and vans sailed through the streets of Enniskillen on Saturday, March 1 in a powerful show of Fishermens antifracking solidarity.