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St. Patrick's Day

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  • Man dies after being struck by car in Forest Park

    Man dies after being struck by car in Forest Park
    A 52-year-old Chicago man died days after he was struck by a car near a St. Patrick's Day parade in Forest Park, police said. John Moore, of the 5000 block of North Natchez Avenue, fell from a sidewalk onto Circle Avenue March 8, right around the time a...
  • Sentinel Exclusive Video: A St. Pat's Day 'filmfest'

    Sentinel Exclusive Video: A St. Pat's Day 'filmfest'
    With St. Patrick's Day just around the corner, the annual 10-day "Mighty Irish" music festival, at Downtown Disney's Raglan Road Irish Pub, is in full swing. Having kicked-off March 7th, and continuing through St. Patrick's Day, Monday, the festival...
  • Republican governor candidates do last-minute campaigning

    Republican governor candidates do last-minute campaigning
    With the primary election a few days away, Republican governor candidates fanned out across Illinois to shake voters' hands and attempt to score some last-minute support. State Sens. Bill Brady and Kirk Dillard hit the St. Patrick's parade in...
  • GOP governor, Senate hopefuls travel the state to rally voters

    GOP governor, Senate hopefuls travel the state to rally voters
    Illinois Republican governor and U.S. Senate candidates are traveling the state rallying potential voters ahead of Tuesday’s primary election. Republican Bill Brady urged his supporters on St. Patrick's Day to turn out in force and repeat his 2010...
  • 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...
  • Omarr's daily astrological forecast, For release 03/17/14 for 03/17/14

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Gina Holden was born in Smithers, British Columbia, Canada, on this day in 1975. This birthday gal has appeared in such movies as "Saw 3D: The Final Chapter," "Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem" and "Final Destination 3." She starred as...
  • 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...
  • Thousands expected for St. Patrick's Day Parade

    Thousands expected for St. Patrick's Day Parade
    Shamrocks, leprechauns and green beer signify that St. Patrick's Day is almost here, while the West Suburban Irish St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown Naperville is an annual — hopeful — harbinger of good weather. "Typically it marks the...
  • Tasting room introduces new brewery

     Tasting room introduces new brewery
    Sitting at the bar in Hailstorm Brewing's tasting room in Tinley Park's Mercury Business Park, Richard Schmidt couldn't think of anything he'd change about the place. "The beer's great … It's nice to have a local brewery in town," said Schmidt, a...
  • St. Patrick's Day events begin this weekend

    St. Patrick's Day events begin this weekend
    No need to wait until March 17 to celebrate a wee bit o' Irish. St. Patrick's Day festivities begin this weekend with the Tinley Park Irish parade. The 15th annual parade will step off at 2 p.m. Sunday from Central Middle School, 18146 Oak Park Ave.,...
  • Tinley Park celebrates St. Patrick's Day

    Tinley Park kicked off St. Patrick’s Day festivities Sunday afternoon with its annual Irish parade and what Mayor Ed Zabrocki called “the biggest crowd we’ve had in 15 years.” Ireland’s Consul General in Chicago, Aidan...