St. Patrick’s Day

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/17/2014 at 7:45AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Monday: Cloudy skies. High around 35. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph. Monday night: Partly cloudy skies. Low 27. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.

City officials split on marching in St. Patrick’s Day parades
City officials split on marching in St. Patrick’s Day parades
South Maggie Hayes 3/05/2014 at 2:44PM

City officials are divided on the decision to march in this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Manhattan. But the annual Queens County St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the Rockaways brought in a slew of pols including Borough President Melinda Katz, State Senator Joseph Addabbo and Councilmember Eric Ulrich.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/18/2013 at 7:41AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then overcast with ice pellets. High of 36 with a windchill as low as 25F. Winds from the East at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90% . Monday night: Overcast with ice pellets and snow, then rain after midnight. Low of 36 with a windchill [...]

St. Patrick’s Day events in Queens
St. Patrick’s Day events in Queens
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 3/15/2013 at 2:44PM

BY ANTHONY O’REILLY With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, everyone is a little bit Irish. The culminating event of St. Patrick’s Day weekend is the 251st annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Manhattan. The city-wide parade will take place on Saturday, March 16 this year. It will start on 44th street at 11 a.m, [...]

Street Talk: What are your plans for St. Patrick’s Day?
Street Talk: What are your plans for St. Patrick’s Day?
News Queens Courier Staff 3/15/2013 at 12:21PM

BY MAGGIE HAYES & ANGY ALTAMIRANO   I’m going to try and get into an Irish pub to get into the spirit. Phyllis Fischer I’ll probably watch some festivities and parades on television. For me, it’s just another day.  Barry Skolnick I’ll be in Florida in the warm weather, playing golf on the green course. [...]

Emerald Society Pipes and Drums celebrate 50th anniversary at Citi Field
Emerald Society Pipes and Drums celebrate 50th anniversary at Citi Field
News Terence M. Cullen 9/17/2012 at 12:18PM

Ed McLoughlin was sitting at one of the tables set up on what is normally the warming track of Citi Field’s diamond. In a green-tartan kilt, white shirt and black jacket, he was telling stories of a musical band for the FDNY that dissolved in the late 1950s. As he continued to discuss how the [...]