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St. Patrick's Day

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  • Police: St. Patrick's Day crackdown nets DUI arrests

    Police: St. Patrick's Day crackdown nets DUI arrests
    Downers Grove Police arrested several people and issued multiple tickets during a crackdown aimed at drunken drivers during the week leading up to St. Patrick's Day. Five people were arrested and charged with driving under the influence during the...
  • Thomas M. Gibbons, CEO of phone company

    Thomas M. Gibbons, CEO of phone company
    Thomas M. Gibbons, former president and CEO of Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Cos. who also served on boards of business and educational institutions, died Sunday of complications from a stroke at The Terraces of Bonita Springs Retirement Community in...
  • Daniel 'Rocky' Hyde, tavern owner

    Daniel 'Rocky' Hyde, tavern owner
    Daniel "Rocky" Hyde, a former tavern owner and a retired Maryland State Lottery employee, died of heart failure Wednesday at Franklin Square Medical Center. The Rosedale resident was 65. Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Leo Hyde, a postal worker, and...
  • Teelin students step lively toward 2014 World Irish Dancing Championships

    Teelin students step lively toward 2014 World Irish Dancing Championships
    Inside the main studio at the Teelin School of Irish Dance, the fiberglass heels and toes of step-dancing shoes pack a thunderous wallop as they pound the floor in precise rhythm. With motionless arms and erect upper bodies buoyed by high kicks and...
  • Bro! Here are 'How I Met Your Mother's' best long-running jokes

    Bro! Here are 'How I Met Your Mother's' best long-running jokes
    Kids, in the spring of 2014, "How I Met Your Mother" aired its final episode, and part of its legacy may be its knack for long-running gags.  See, the genius behind the CBS comedy wasn't just the nonlinear storytelling, but the writers' way of weaving...
  • 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...
  • Former restaurateur Anita Ward now working in a pharmacy [Hudson's Corner]

    I had one of those "think it and it happens" moments this winter. On a walk to the post office, I passed the Roland Park Shopping Center. I remembered the old Roland Park Bakery & Deli and the fabulous banana cream pie its owner, Anita Ward, once made...
  • 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...
  • Local teens step lively toward 2014 World Irish Dancing Championships

    Local teens step lively toward 2014 World Irish Dancing Championships
    While most people have put away the shamrocks, corned beef recipes and green clothing until next St. Patrick's Day, two Anne Arundel girls are preparing for a demanding international Irish dance contest that combines athleticism and artistry. The two...
  • Where does the South begin?

    Ever wonder just where the South starts? I used to think I knew: at the bottom of Cantrell Hill here in little old Little Rock, Ark., for every morning I leave the highlands and pines, and wind on downtown, where the hardwoods and Dixie start. It starts...
  • Estimated 200,000 Crowd Hartford Streets For UConn Parade

    Estimated 200,000 Crowd Hartford Streets For UConn Parade
    HARTFORD — The city celebrated the UConn men's and women's basketball teams' national championships Sunday with a victory parade through downtown, and it was one of the biggest parties Hartford has ever seen. An estimated 200,000 people lined...