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.”
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
The Eyewitness Weather Team is monitoring a developing storm that could affect us Sunday night into Monday with another round of wintry weather.
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.)
Dietz And Watson Featuring Chef Walter Staib: St. Patrick’s Day Recipe
With parades, plays, live music and more, lads and lassies of all ages can be Irish for the weekend in Philadelphia.
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?
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.
Some folks spent their holiday Sunday learning about their Irish ancestry at the Laurel Hill Cemetery in Philadelphia.