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St. Patrick's Day

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  • Police to heighten patrols during St. Patrick's Day weekend

    Police to heighten patrols during St. Patrick's Day weekend
    Several hundred Baltimore and state police officers will be saturating the city's bar districts this St. Patrick's Day weekend, looking for drunken drivers and people drinking in the streets, law enforcement officials announced Thursday. "Roadways in...
  • Odds and Ends: Weekend musical options include Phillip Roebuck, Poisoned Dwarf, J.P. Harris

    Odds and Ends: Weekend musical options include Phillip Roebuck, Poisoned Dwarf, J.P. Harris
    Leapin' leprechauns, there's a lot of music happening this weekend. A few odds and ends escaped the attention of your Sound Check scribe. Here are belated notes on promising shows by Phillip Roebuck, Poisoned Dwarf and J.P. Harris. Roebuck, a Hampton...
  • The week before St. Patrick's Day everybody is Irish

    The week before St. Patrick's Day everybody is Irish
    Kudos to Dan Rodricks for his article celebrating St. Patrick's Day ("Why we love all things Irish this week," March 12). I have been a Sun subscriber for more than 40 years and this is one of the 10 best articles I have seen during that time. I am...
  • Where to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in L.A. area — no blarney

    Where to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in L.A. area — no blarney
    Mistakes are the portals of discovery. At least that's what James Joyce, one of Ireland's most famous writers — and a notorious drinker — once said. The phrase rings particularly true on St. Patrick's Day, the saucy Irish holiday that is...
  • Duty, and a full St. Patrick's schedule, calls Arnold bagpiper

    Duty, and a full St. Patrick's schedule, calls Arnold bagpiper
    Somewhere along the line, Hal Cummings came up with the slogan "Have Pipes, Will Travel." That's no exaggeration. On St. Patrick's Day in particular, Cummings, a Naval Academy graduate and retired Navy line officer as well as a master bagpipe player,...
  • Respect the name, and the whiskey

    For those of you not already far gone in drink, a few reminders as the saloons stretch St. Patrick's Day into a three-day binge.  If you must be familiar with the saint named Patrick, his nickname is Paddy, from the Irish Padraig. Thus St. Paddy's Day,...
  • Columbia Orchestra offers 'everything for everyone'

    The Columbia Orchestra has been doing so well at the box office that it's giving people two opportunities to hear its Symphonic Pops concert this weekend. The concert on Saturday, March 16, at 7:30 p.m., will be repeated on Sunday, March 17, at 3 p.m.,...
  • Destination Cocktail: Irish Poet by Gilbert Marquez

    Destination Cocktail: Irish Poet by Gilbert Marquez
    In a city that could be considered the melting pot of the world, it's only fitting that our pick for a St. Patrick's Day cocktail is Mexican. Created by mixologist Gilbert Marquez for Santa Monica's nouveau Mexican restaurant Mercado, the drink is...
  • O'Malley's PAC advertises St. Patrick's Day band booking

    O'Malley's PAC advertises St. Patrick's Day band booking
    Looking for St. Paddy's day plans? Gov. Martin O'Malley's Irish rock band, O'Malleys March, has already sold out the early show for Saturday night in Baltimore, and by Thursday they'd sold three-fourths of the 200-person floor space in the Creative...
  • Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with 16 recipes

    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with 16 recipes
    From beer cocktails to classic Irish soda bread to corned beef and cabbage, we cover all the recipes you could want to ring in the green on this St. Patrick's Day! Recipes: 15 recipes to celebrate St. Patty's Day In addition to the 15 recipes above,...
  • Howard Co. police officer accused of assault resigns

    The Howard County police officer who was accused and acquitted of assaulting a man in an off-duty incident last year resigned Jan. 1 during the department's internal investigation, a police spokeswoman said Thursday. Lawrence Cameron Cook, 31, of the...