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St. Patrick’s Day

US Vice President Joe Biden waves at the press in Vina Del Mar, Chile on March 11, 2014 after Chilean President Michelle Bachelet's inauguration.  File photo by Claudio Reyes/ AFP/ Getty Images)

VP Biden Comes To Northeast Pa. For St. Patrick’s Day

Vice President Joe Biden marked St. Patrick’s Day near the Pennsylvania city where he spent his childhood with a speech that touched on his Irish roots and included a pitch for immigration reform, telling a crowd of hundreds of Irish-American men that they shouldn’t “forget those people left behind, like we were before.”

03/17/2014

(St. Patrick's Day at McGillin's, in center city.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Area Irish Pubs Pouring On The Hospitality For St. Patrick’s Day

McGillin’s Olde Ale House, on Drury Street, just off 13th and Chestnut, has been opening its door since 1860. On St. Patrick’s Day, the crowd starts early.

03/17/2014

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Police ID Victim In Fatal Car Accident Near Walt Whitman Bridge

State troopers were forced to break the victim’s car window in order to get him out of the vehicle. Authorities attempted CPR on the male and transported him to Cooper Hospital where he was pronounced dead around 8:00 a.m.

03/17/2014

Stigall Show Log 3.17.14

Chris covers an Inquirer story alleging Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s shutdown of an operation into high ranking Democrats. He talks to Politico’s Kevin Cirilli, Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup, and the CEO of WaWa, Christopher Gheysens.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/17/2014

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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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Top Spots For Irish Pub Food

Philly has a plethora of Irish pubs serving up high-quality cuisine. Here are our picks, just in time for your St. Patrick’s Day festivities.

03/16/2014

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Tracking Threat for ‘Shamrock’ Snow on St. Patrick’s Day

March is typically a volatile month as spring and winter duke it out across the area, and the battle between seasons will be felt in a pronounced way this weekend!

03/14/2014

Bob Lutz, owner of the Green Parrot and the host of the 2014 Newtown Irish Festival. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: Dancing, Food, And St. Patty’s Day Fun At The Newtown Irish Festival

It’ll be a weekend full of Irish festivities when the Newtown Irish Festival returns to the Green Parrot restaurant in Bucks County, March 14th through 17th.

03/14/2014

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The Luck Of Irish Could Mean Snow On St. Patrick’s Day

The Eyewitness Weather Team is monitoring a developing storm that could affect us Sunday night into Monday with another round of wintry weather.

03/13/2014

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Potent Storm To Bring Huge Temperature Swing

A rude winter awakening looms on the horizon, so enjoy the warmth while you can! Tuesday is providing a well-deserved forecast of quiet weather, some sun and mild temperatures in the low 60’s (our normal high is 51.)

03/11/2014

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Dietz And Watson Featuring Chef Walter Staib: St. Patrick’s Day Recipe

Dietz And Watson Featuring Chef Walter Staib: St. Patrick’s Day Recipe

03/10/2014

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Top Family-Friendly Activities In Philadelphia For St. Patrick’s Day 2014

With parades, plays, live music and more, lads and lassies of all ages can be Irish for the weekend in Philadelphia.

03/07/2014

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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

St. Patrick's Day Parade

Chris May, Kathy Orr And Bob Kelly Set To Host The 244th St. Patrick’s Day Parade

CBS 3 and The CW Philly 57’s Chris May, Kathy Orr and Bob Kelly will host the 244th St. Patrick’s Day Parade live. The parade will also be streamed live on CBSPhilly.com.

03/05/2014

Not-So-Traditional Celebration Of St. Patty’s Day At Philadelphia Cemetery

Some folks spent their holiday Sunday learning about their Irish ancestry at the Laurel Hill Cemetery in Philadelphia.

03/17/2013

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