What's St. Patrick's Day without a night of fun with your friends? Located in downtown Naperville, the pub will have live music on Saturday and Monday in honor of the celebration. The bar is located right in the heart of Chicago's Edison Park neighborhood and is just steps from the Edison Park Metra station, making it easy to get to after the parade.
The move came on the same day that Boston's Irish-American mayor skipped that city's St. Patrick's Day parade after failing to hammer out a deal with organizers to allow a group of gay and lesbian activists to march openly.
In a large saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Stir in stock and bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer, partially covered, for about 10 minutes or until potatoes and cabbage are tender. Stir in red pepper for the last 30 minutes of cooking.
Erin go bragh! The "New Girl" star, dishing to the L.A. Times back in 2003, said that due to her Irish and French ancestry she thinks that her looks make her "a natural Goth."
"For many Americans, St. Patrick's Day and the days leading up to it have become synonymous with drinking," said Monica Farrar, program director of The Resource Training Center in Amherst. "Unfortunately, that means that drunk drivers have made the holiday very dangerous."
When it comes to celebrating Saint Patrick's Day, we tend to think of iconic locations. You can even party on the streets of St. Croix in the Virgin Islands, where you can dance to authentic Irish music and try to win best float in their annual parade. To find out where to go in Seoul, Oslo, and Dubai, click on.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. The (Champaign) News-Gazette reports the 271 orders to appear in court were issued during the festivities, most of them for underage drinking or public possession of alcohol. Nearly 30 people were taken to the hospital in ambulances and 15 people were taken to the county jail during the annual event that drew thousands of students for a day of drinking.
In about a week's time (17th March), Irish people all around the world will celebrate St. Patrick's day, which has become both a religious and cultural holiday in Ireland. Patrick baptised many of the pagan symbols with spiritual and Christian meaning, including the shamrock (a lucky charm which he used to speak of the Trinity) and the highly symbolic Celtic cross which he created.
Police arrest a participant in the pre-St. AMHERST, Mass. - The chaos at the University of Massachusetts over the weekend during a pre-St. Pepper spray was used to disperse the crowd because of the size and "assaultive behavior," police said.