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St. Patrick's Day

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Top St. Patrick's Day Articles

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  • Jimmy Murphy dies at 75; ran celebrity hangout Jimmy's Beverly Hills

    Jimmy Murphy, the genial Irishman who reigned as a Beverly Hills dining room power broker for more than three decades, has died. The longtime maitre d', first at the Bistro in Beverly Hills and later at his own Jimmy's Beverly Hills, was an icon in the...
  • 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...
  • Weekend preview: Doing St. Patrick's Day with style

    Weekend preview: Doing St. Patrick's Day with style
    The satire issue of “T: The New York Times Style Magazine” came out this week, and it includes a piece on the “forgotten literary genius” of J.P. Donleavy, a timely reminder of the cozy relationship between Ireland and America,...
  • Jackie Gaughan dies at 93; pioneer of Vegas casino industry

    Downtown Las Vegas knew him as the guy who wore wacky ties and kept his pockets stuffed with coupons for a free lunch at El Cortez Hotel and Casino. When he met someone new, he handed them a "fun book," as the vouchers are sometimes called, and introduced...
  • Man charged with St. Pat's Day parade bomb threat

    Man charged with St. Pat's Day parade bomb threat
    A 58-year-old Elmhurst man has been charged with felony disorderly conduct after he allegedly posted comments on a local news website indicating he would blow up Elmhurst's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. Glenn Schumacher, of the 500 block of S....
  • Orland Park celebrates St. Patrick's Day

    Orland Park celebrates St. Patrick's Day
    Orland Park residents celebrated St. Patrick's Day last week with bright red trolley bus that ferried revelers among among four 143rd Street restaurants hosting Irish-themed entertainment. It's "the Irish strip," according to Vincent Tuohy, owner of The...
  • Man became enraged when he couldn't get inside jail, deputies say

    Man became enraged when he couldn't get inside jail, deputies say
    Most people try to stay out of jail on St. Patrick's Day -- but apparently not this lad. Jackie Eugene Mayo decided to turn himself in at Marion County Jail  -- but the staggering man couldn't find a way in, according to deputies, reports the Ocala Star...
  • Texas polygamist Warren Jeffs hospitalized for undisclosed reason

    HOUSTON – Polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs, who has been serving a life sentence in Texas prison, has been hospitalized, officials said. Jeffs was in stable condition Monday at a Galveston hospital, where he was admitted March 11 for...
  • Sentinel Exclusive Video: A St. Patrick's Day 'filmfest'

     
    "Mighty Irish" gathering brings out fan-favorite bands at Downtown DisneyJust in time for St. Patrick's Day, Joe Burbank showcases 3 fan-favorite Irish-music bands, performing at Downtown Disney, in these videos....
  • Prince George gets full-time nanny: Maria Teresa Turrion Borrallo

    Prince George has a new nanny: Maria Teresa Turrion Borrallo, according to Kensington Palace, which identified the little royal's caretaker on Thursday and asked that her privacy be respected. Borrallo, reportedly in her 30s and described as a...
  • Gary Stein: Who could be proud of these folks?

    It was more than 40 years ago that I had my first real lesson about unions. Barely into my first newspaper job out of college, my paper went on strike. And in the middle of a brutal Midwest winter, I walked a picket line. For 10 weeks. I worked a few...