Tag Archives: St. Patrick’s Day

In The News: Parade Loses Beer Sponsor, Girl Strangled by Snake was “Safe”, Drowning Baby Girl Saved, Gunmen Rob Publix

By on March 17th, 2014 | Last updated: March 17, 2014 at 10:31 am

Guinness boycotts St. Patrick’s Day parade over gay exclusion – Guinness has dropped its sponsorship of the New York City St. Patrick’s Day parade, as fallout continues from the parade’s decision to ban gay and lesbian groups from identifying themselves [...]

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‘Puttin’ on the Ritz’ for Children’s Home Society asks for volunteers

By and on March 15th, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 6:23 pm

Puttin’ on the Ritz will combine glamour and fundraising in an event benefitting the Children’s Home Society on St. Patrick’s Day this year.

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St. Patrick’s Day celebration in Ocala to bring food, entertainment

By on March 15th, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 3:41 pm

St. Patrick’s Day fans can chow down on corned beef and cabbage while listening to authentic Celtic music at Ocala’s annual festival.

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Local St. Patrick’s Catholic Church celebrates patron saint’s feast day

By on March 16th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:38 pm

As St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated throughout the world, locally, St. Patrick’s Parish in Gainesville is also planning celebrations. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chris Peralta spoke with St. Patrick’s Church Pastor Roland Julian about the holiday, what it means in the [...]

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UF alum and Ireland native talks about St. Patricks Day traditions

By on March 16th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:38 pm

While some Americans see Saint Patrick’s Day as a time of celebration, Irish-Americans see it as a something more. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Cameron Taylor spoke with Paula Cunniffe who is an Irish native and a recent University of Florida graduate [...]

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