St. Patrick’s Day
What can you do with kids to create fun holiday memories on St. Paddy’s Day? Don’t worry, the city’s got you covered.
It’s time for the Wearin’ O’ the Green! After the parade, take your bead-laden buddies for a beer at one of the city’s finest Irish pubs.
Police say driver Steven Shamrock was conscious and talking to first responders. He told them he tried to gain control of his car after it hydroplaned, but couldn’t.
The first is the big parade downtown at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, and the second the Hibernian Parade at noon Sunday in Dogtown.
Gov. Quinn plans to phase out institutions and arrange for mentally ill and disabled people to live on their own or in small group homes.
From the best traditional Irish fare in town, to the best brews and atmosphere, we hope that with a little Irish luck you’ll find yourself enjoying one of these top spots.
More than 12,000 take part in St. Pat’s Run/Walk beforehand
St. Louis has its Mardi Gras, but the University of Illinois has its own drinking festival.