Mar 17, 2012

St. Patrick's Day - 251 Years of Tradition

St. Patrick's Day - 251 Years of Tradition

Fifth Avenue on Saturday will be overflowing with Irish men and women as they celebrate the life of their patron saint, Patrick.

Mar 17, 2012

St. Patrick's Parade Draws Thousands

St. Patrick's Parade Draws Thousands

It was a sea of green, kilts and bagpipes on 5th Avenue as big crowds gathered under a warm sun for the city's 251st annual Saint Patrick's Day Parade.

Mar 7, 2013

St. Patrick's Day 2012 Parade Preview

St. Patrick's Day 2012 Parade Preview

The Saint Patrick's Day Parade's Executive Secretary, Hilary Beirne, and Chair, John Dunleavy, give a preview of the 251st parade on New York Nightly News.

Feb 27, 2012

The History of St. Patrick's Day

The History of St. Patrick's Day

NY has been celebrating St. Patrick's Day since 1762. Doctor Maureen Murphy, Professor of Curriculum and Teaching for the School of Education at Brooklyn College, tells us NY's role in St.

Feb 27, 2012

Frank Comerford Named St. Patrick's Day Parade 2012 Grand Marshal

Frank Comerford Named St. Patrick's Day Parade 2012 Grand Marshal

Francis X. Comerford, chief revenue officer for NBC-owned television stations, will lead the 251st St. Patrick's Day Parade up Fifth Avenue on Saturday, March 17, the parade committee announced Tuesday.

Mar 12, 2012

Sunnyside St. Patrick's Day Parade

Sunnyside St. Patrick's Day Parade

New Yorkers of all backgrounds showed up Sunday to take part in the St. Pat's for All Parade in Sunnyside, Queens.

Feb 27, 2012
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By Victoria Cavaliere

In Photos: St Patrick's Day Parade 2011

Decked in green, thousands of people turned out for New York City's annual St. See Full Gallery

Mar 5, 2012
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By Lindsay Good

Irish Eyes Smiling: The 2010 Parade in Photos

The 2010 St. Patrick's Day parade was a sunlit delight See Full Gallery

May 12, 2012

Produce Pete: Cabbage

Produce Pete: Cabbage

Pete talks cabbage as we get ready for St. Patrick's Day

Feb 27, 2012

Grand Marshal Named in Saint Patrick's Day Parade

Grand Marshal Named in Saint Patrick's Day Parade

Organizers of the St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York City announced Tuesday the grand marshal for this year's parade.

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