| Jan 12, 2010
| 9:06 PM
It's been more than six months since the popular irish pub, "Harp and Fiddle" closed in York. But in just a few weeks, the doors will re-open. The restaurant on South George Street is expected to be back in business in early February.
| Mar 17, 2011
| 12:04 PM
It was “top o’ the morning to you” Thursday at Lincoln Elementary School in North Glendale, where staff, students and parents started the day off with the famous St. Patrick’s Day trappings.
Students were welcomed to the campus by...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 7:31 AM
The Johnstown Area Heritage Association’s new series of travel film presentations will continue Feb. 20 with filmmaker Sandy Mortimer’s “Ireland: Celtic Myths and Splendor.”
The series, in which directors accompany their films...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 1:30 AM
A.D. 461: St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, died in Saul. (Or A.D. 493, depending on sources.)
1910: The Camp Fire Girls organization was formed.
1969: The Newman Center at Northern State College was scheduled to be completed and ready for use...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:17 PM
As saints go, possibly only St. Valentine is more thoroughly integrated into American pop culture than St. Patrick.
Though their stories are rote to the faithful, they are perhaps less well known to the public at large. St. Valentine, whose feast day...
| Feb 18, 2012
100 Years Ago
Ellicott City Boy Gets A Prize
In the Baltimore News contest for the best essays by children, 12-year old Noble Watkins, of Ellicott City, was awarded the second prize for the following essay.
"Essay On Ireland: Ireland is a...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 10:26 AM
With the fun parades, cute symbols, and tasty food; everyone loves to be Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! But the origin of this popular Irish holiday dates back one thousand years and is to honor the death of St. Patrick, Ireland’s patron saint....
| Mar 22, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Jay Leno had to know the head honchos at NBC were gunning for him when he told the following joke Monday night: "You know the whole legend of St. Patrick, right?" he asked the audience in his opening monologue. "St. Patrick drove all the snakes out of...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Jay Leno had to know the head honchos at NBC were gunning for him when he told the following joke last Monday night: "You know the whole legend of St. Patrick, right?" he asked the audience in his opening monologue. "St. Patrick drove all the snakes out...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 9:43 PM
Undoubtedly, many retailers around Chicago every St. Patrick’s Day season sell the “Kiss me I’m Irish” buttons and green plastic hats, but stores featured here go beyond the clichés of leprechauns and rainbows.
From baked goods...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 1:14 PM
NBC ramped up its fight to gain a younger late-night audience by confirming Wednesday that Jimmy Fallon will take over as host of "The Tonight Show" in 2014.
Ending weeks of gossip, NBC made the announcement that current host Jay Leno would end his...