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St. Patrick's Day

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  • Some pairings for your St. Patrick's Day brew

    Some pairings for your St. Patrick's Day brew
    Ratebeer.com last month announced that it has more than 250,000 different beers reviewed on its site. With a nearly endless array of breweries and beers, there is a type for almost anyone. Whether you like a crisp, cool pilsner or a funky wild ale aged in...
  • Poll: More Americans say sugar is worse than pot as health risk

    Poll: More Americans say sugar is worse than pot as health risk
    Is that post-lunch cookie really worse for you than smoking a joint? Some Americans think so.  NBC News and the Wall Street Journal conducted a survey of 1,000 people age 18 and older. They asked participants which of a number of substances was most...
  • FOOD

    FOOD
    Eating green: St. Patrick's Day starts Friday for many South Florida restaurants. At Shake Shack in Boca Raton, Miami Beach and Coral Gables (ShakeShack.com), Irish Fries Are Smiling will be on the menu today through Monday. The burger restaurant's...
  • Irish, Japanese musicians 'forge a new path'

    Irish, Japanese musicians 'forge a new path'
    It is very difficult to say "Happy St. Patrick's Day" in Japanese. "There is no direct Japanese word for St. Patrick's Day," one scholarly Japanese friend tells me. "However, there are a number of written languages in Japanese, and one of these is...
  • Creating countries from food: Noodles for China, tomatoes for Italy

    Creating countries from food: Noodles for China, tomatoes for Italy
    Cartography never looked or tasted so good. Artists Caitlin Levin and Henry Hargreaves have created a series of food maps inspired by their love of food and passion for travel. Each map is made up of food that represents that country or continent. "In...
  • Lucky in love: Remembering a St. Patrick's Day proposal

    Lucky in love: Remembering a St. Patrick's Day proposal
    Naive and barely 23, I was still a believer in the luck of the Irish. I even expected it would help make my wish to get married come true. Just to make sure, I planned to propose on the night of March 17, St. Patrick's Day. And since Marianne Dunne...
  • Getting crafty with DIY Playbook team

    Getting crafty with DIY Playbook team
    Casey O'Halloran and Bridget O'Connor, best friends since high school, have always been crafty. They launched their do-it-yourself blog, DIY Playbook (thediyplaybook.com), in March 2013. "Our motto is that we have big-league decorating dreams on a...
  • What forecasters are saying about possible St. Patrick's Day snow

    What forecasters are saying about possible St. Patrick's Day snow
    Snow is looking to be likely on St. Patrick's Day, but whether it does much accumulating remains a tricky call. Here is what forecasters are saying about the event, expected to start late Sunday and last into Monday: - The National Weather Service's...
  • Boehner hosts Obama, Ireland's prime minister for lunch

    Boehner hosts Obama, Ireland's prime minister for lunch
    WASHINGTON -- In a nod to bipartisan tradition and St. Patrick, President Obama and House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) donned emerald ties to hear (and sing) a bit of Irish folk music during a Capitol Hill luncheon with Ireland's prime minister. It'...
  • Classic chili cheese dogs and corn dogs at Motordogs in Pasadena

    Classic chili cheese dogs and corn dogs at Motordogs in Pasadena
    Name of restaurant: Motordogs Chef/Owner: Steven Jensen, who's been making surfboard-shaped rugs for his company Jensen Rugboards for the past 20 years. His uncle owns the property, his rug business is slowing down, so he and his wife thought, why not....
  • Two threads, three cultures

    Two threads, three cultures
    These might be the best, busiest, most complex weeks of the year in our house, and it's all because of two threads. One red, one green. The most important is the red one — the cultural tether that stretches back to Chengdu, China, where our...