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Did You Know That Corned Beef and Cabbage is Not an Irish Meal?

It is funny how we Americans consume certain foods with certain holidays. Like turkey on Thanksgiving Day and corned beef on St. Patrick’s Day.  Both could be eaten anytime of the year, but we seem to usually devour it on the appropriate holiday instead. Of course the turkey is an All-American bird and it fits the holiday in November, but, in what may surprise many, corned beef and cabbage is not the main staple in Ireland on St. Patrick's Day.   

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Illinois State Police to Step Up Efforts for St. Patricks Day Weekend

"Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over." That's the warning being sent by Captain Robert Elliot, Commander of District 20 of the Illinois State Police. Troopers will be stepping up efforts to spot and arrest impaired drivers during the holiday weekend.

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This is How The St. Patrick’s Parade Started

It was a morning in 1986 when I was working at 99Q Radio with Dennis Oliver. He was just finishing up his morning show and I was beginning my mid-day stint (after working the morning show on WTAD earlier that morning). It was about a week before St. Patrick's Day and I went up to D.O. and said we need to have a St. Patrick's Day Parade in Quincy.

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade and After Party in Washington Park

Y101 has been sponsoring the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Quincy for years, but we're doing something new in 2013! 

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What is Irish Road Bowling?

The annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration in St. Patrick, Missouri will include the 2nd annual Irish Road Bowling event. What is Irish Road Bowling? It has been described as "golf with a cannon ball."

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St. Patricks Day Goes to a New Level in St. Patrick, Missouri

I was fortunate enough to spend parts of two days in St. Patrick, Missouri last year. I met some of the nicest people I've ever met and learned a new appreciation for all things Irish and specifically the holiday itself.

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Things to Do in Quincy on St. Patrick’s Day

Get out your green clothes, St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner! Here are some of the fun things to do in Quincy on St. Patrick's Day!

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Quincy, Illinois St. Patrick's Day Parade
Quincy, Illinois St. Patrick's Day Parade

Y101 St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Quincy, Illinois on March 16

The 27th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Quincy is set for March 16 at 11 a.m. The parade route is from 12th to 5th on Maine Street. The lineup is from 12th to 24th on Maine Street. There is no charge to be in the parade. Just have something green on your entry and have fun!

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