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Getaway Guide: Favorite Pubs, Both Near And Far

Here’s a random look at “pubs” — Irish and others — that have become my favorites near and far, more for the food and drink than for the St. Patrick’s Day party.

03/11/2015

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5 Reasons To Visit Ireland For St. Patrick’s Day

No one knows how to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day better than the Irish. That is why you will want to make a trip over the pond and experience this green holiday with those who love all things related to St. Patrick’s Day, including the green beer.

03/10/2015

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Ireland’s Ambassador to the U.S. Honors 2 Philadelphia TV Stations For St. Patrick’s Parade Broadcasts

The Philadelphia-based Irish American Business Chamber & Network held its annual ambassador awards, honoring businesses and individuals.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/05/2015

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Peace Players International Bringing Neighbors At Odds Together

In places where prejudice and intolerance are part of the environment, Peace Players International bridges social divides.

12/09/2014

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Penn State Tops UCF 26-24 With Last-Second FG

Penn State won a thrilling season opener with a 36-yard field goal as time expired to defeat the University of Central Florida 26-24 in front of a raucous 55,000-strong crowd in Ireland.

08/30/2014

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Video: Penn State Opens Season Saturday In Dublin

Penn State opens their season in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday against the University of Central Florida.

08/29/2014

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Most Popular Destination Wedding Locations

Planning a destination wedding offers couples the opportunity to plan a unique wedding where they can say “I do” in front of a breathtaking background. All of these locations offer unique venues, luxurious resorts and beautiful settings.

08/29/2014

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UCF, Penn St. Season Opener In Ireland Threatened By Volcano

Penn State’s season opener in Ireland next week against Central Florida may be in peril because of a possible volcanic eruption in Iceland.

08/21/2014

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Flight From Italy Bound For Philly Diverted To Ireland — Again

A flight that was bound for Philadelphia from Italy had to be diverted after several crew members became ill.

05/20/2014

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Irish Slang Dictionary App

If you’re looking to sound more authentic this St. Patrick’s Day, the Irish Slang Dictionary will help you learn some of the more common – and more obscure – phrases.

03/17/2014

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Getaway Guide: St. Patrick’s Day In County Cork, Ireland

For a unique St. Patrick’s week experience, get spontaneous, pick a town in Ireland and unwind with the locals. How about Kinsale in County Cork?

03/06/2014

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Passengers On Flight From Ireland Speak Out After Emergency Landing

It wasn’t until the plane taxied to an isolated part of runway at Philadelphia International Airport, they realized all wasn’t routine.

08/07/2013

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UPDATE: Plane That Made Emergency Landing At PHL Cleared To Continue On To Final Destination

A plane from Ireland is scheduled to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport after an unspecified threat.

08/07/2013

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Getaway Guide: Irish Pub Crawl

With St. Patrick’s Day in mind, here are a couple of my top spots when meandering near or far.

03/06/2013

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Havertown Woman Ready To Embark On Special Journey

A 27-year-old Havertown woman is representing Philadelphia in a competition that celebrates Irish heritage all over the world.

07/05/2012

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