Vets who’ve been helped by one of The Claddagh Fund’s grantees, Healing Ajax, joined the band and its front man, Claddagh Fund founder Ken Casey, for a meet-and-greet before the show.
Phil Coulter and Andy Cooney fill the house in Upper Darby, while Blackthorn fills the (heated) tent. Learn more about the 1916 Easter Rising at two events, one marking an exhibit of newly commissioned art depicting the leaders of the Rising at The Irish Center and the other, an exhibit at Villanova of 1916 mementoes.
Mayor Jim Kenney renewed an old acquaintance with Philly’s Parade Grand Marshal Paul Doris at ceremonies on Thursday at City Hall.
Gloucester City, NJ, gets it right the first time! We have photos.
Parades, music, parties, plays. . .there’s no excuse for not being Irish this week! Happy St. Patrick’s Day!