| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:35 PM
On Saturday, April 14th, the 2012 Illinois Destination ImagiNation Affiliate Finals were held at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois. The Pink Leprechauns, a team …...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Don’t let fans of the UConn women’s basketball team near a leprechaun this St. Patrick’s Day. The Fighting Irish of Notre Dame, cheered by their leprechaun mascot, keep finding a way to defeat the Huskies in agonizing fashion. Monday&...
| Aug 23, 2012
By now you've probably seen the new uniforms and helmets Notre Dame will wear for its Shamrock Series game against the University of Miami on Oct. 6 in Chicago.
Anthony Fasano hadn't seen them yet but the Miami Dolphins tight end isn't a big fan of...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Illinois Republicans used the state’s most powerful Democrat, House Speaker Michael Madigan, as a rally point during Saturday's party convention, blaming him for the state's ills while hailing a Downstate lawmaker’s tirade against him that...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Seven Springs Mountain Resort is expanding their annual Irish festival following a successful premiere last year.
"We have a few more vendors than what we did last year. There are some new things on the entertainment side," Melissa Cullin, event...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Just when you thought you've heard it all, a Washington man claims a gang of leprechauns beat him up! Yeah, you read that correctly!
Cop discovered a bruised and battered man in a trendy Seattle neighborhood, covered in blood, holding his head and...
| Aug 16, 2012
Update 5:22 p.m.: This uniform experiment won't change Miami's wardrobe. UM spokesman Chris Freet said the 'Canes will wear the standard road uniforms.
CORAL GABLES -- So much for the traditional Notre Dame uniforms.
The Fightin' Irish went all...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 9:12 AM
St. Patrick's Day came a week early for a group of eager people in Henry County.
It was more of a class then a celebration of all things green, focusing on the history of St. Patrick.
He visited Ireland in the 400's and spread Christianity, some...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Not even a knee replacement could stop Pat Duignan from marching in the South Side Irish Parade, viewing the event through a mesh eye slot cut in the middle of a shamrock.
The 74-year-old parade veteran plodded along 12 blocks of South Western Avenue in...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 6:07 AM
PETOSKEY — Before presenting its annual “Hoolie” fundraising celebration this St. Patrick’s Day weekend in Petoskey, the Robert Emmet Society will take an extra step to put the community in an Irish frame of mind.
| Mar 13, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Top o' the mornin' to you. While many St. Patrick's Day parades have already turned our streets green with decorations (and maybe some vomit, caused by binge drinking before noon), the real, live, official St. Patrick's Day isn't until this Sunday. Many...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 3:03 PM
It's often said that everyone is Irish on St. Patrick's Day.
And that's no blarney.
From the wearing of leprechaun hats to the consumption of green beer and corned beef, people of all ancestral backgrounds have embraced the holiday with open arms....