St. Patrick’s Day
Chris talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup about President Obama’s accomplishment in his first term and to Todd Zolecki about his book, The Rotation, about the Phillies pitching staff from last season. He also debates the merits of corporal punishment in schools and the reception Vice President Joe Biden received at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Pittsburgh.
A tribute this morning at the Irish Memorial in Old City honored the millions of Irish immigrants who were starved to death in the mid-1800s.
If you are in search of a great celebration and tunes, here are your best bets for live music on St. Patrick’s Day in Philadelphia.
Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, the cost of corned beef has gone up by at least 25 percent in one week. Prices for Passover brisket — made from the same cut of beef — are also expected to remain high.
Settle into a plate of soul-warming corned beef and cabbage at these Philly restaurants, and you’ll understand why this dish has survived for centuries.
Thirty-nine-year-old Paraic Keane was born and raised in Ireland, but now hangs his hat in Chestnut Hill. Although he usually works on a variety of music projects, when the Chieftains are in town, he grabs his fiddle and heads on down for a reunion with band members, both family and almost-family.
By Jim Donovan: St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t exactly rank among the top holidays when it comes to retail spending. In fact, it’s the smallest. But the National Retail Federation finds that more than half of […]
Chris question’s President Obama’s committment to cutting gas prices and debates the new ban on texting while driving in Pennsylvania. He also talks to Jerome Bettis about and upcoming Show on NBC called Who Do You Think You Are?
If you can’t make it to Dublin, Galway or Belfast for St. Patrick’s Day, consider planning a daylong getaway that brings Irish tradition a lot closer.
Everyone might be Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, but not every bar in Philadelphia is. For those looking to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day, here are the best local Irish pubs to celebrate your right to drink green beer and get lucky.
Whether or not you’re Irish, you will thank your lucky stars that you’re partying in Philly. Here are the top bars in which to get green beer this year.
The luck of the Irish was with us today as temperatures climbed into the mid 60s with lots of sunshine. In fact, today was one of the mildest St. Patrick’s Days in recorded history.
About a hundred people attended an annual ceremony at Philadelphia’s Irish Memorial, at Front and Chestnut Streets, to reflect on their heritage.
Chris talked to Francis Finnegan, who alleges he was molested by a priest at the age of seven, Lou Dubois on the economic impact of the NCAA Tournament and Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick about the federal budget.
The only elected brothers in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives will be attending an annual White House dinner on St. Patrick’s Day.