St. Patricks day

Shamrocks are painted in Corktown for Sunday's St. Patrick's Day parade. (credit: Sandra McNeill/WWJ)

St. Patrick’s Day News Segment Goes Hilariously Wrong [VIDEO]

WGN from Chicago had a few special segments for the green holiday and it might not have gone the way they intended.

97.1 The Ticket–03/17/2015

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Suspected Drunk Driver Arrested Going Wrong Way On I-96 Just One Hour Into St Patrick’s Day

A 55-year-old suspected drunk driver was taken into custody after driving the wrong way down I-96 in Eaton County just one hour into St. Patrick’s Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2015

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Digitally

Those looking to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day virtually, and avoid the bar scene, can use their smartphones to be Irish for a day.

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

Sullivan’s Public House in Oxford offers CEO Stout Pancakes with Guinness Maple Syrup and Bailey’s Irish Whipped Cream for St. Patrick's Day. (Photo  courtesy of Sullivan's Public House executive chef Nathan Yorke.)

Area Bars And Restaurants Offer More Than Green Beer On St. Patrick’s Day

Locals bars and restaurants are giving St. Patrick’s Day revelers a variety of unique dishes and drinks that don’t include green dye.

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

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Detroit Proud: Around Town – 3/13 & 3/14

Detroit has an impressive lineup of weekend events, filled with music from all types of local artists – even on this seemingly ho-hum mid-March weekend. So, go on, which one will you be attending? Check them out!

CBS 62–03/13/2015

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5 Reasons To Visit Ireland For St. Patrick’s Day

No one knows how to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day better than the Irish. That is why you will want to make a trip over the pond and experience this green holiday with those who love all things related to St. Patrick’s Day, including the green beer.


St. Patrick's Day- Green Beer

Best Irish Bars In Detroit

These neighborhood spots are where it’s at when it comes to Irish pubs in the D.


R) Robert McEwen warms up before the parade in downtown Detroit. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Cold Temps Don’t Put Chill On Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Thousands came to partake in the charm that is Irish, and watch the hundreds dancing along the route in celebration of St. Patrick’s day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2014

FOX 2's Charlie LeDuff

Local Reporter Off The Hook For 2013 St. Patrick’s Day Brawl

No charges against a local TV reporter, nor the security guard he got into a scuffle with while celebrating St. Patrick’s Day last year in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2014

St. Patrick's Day- Green Beer

Guide To The 2014 Detroit St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Everybody’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, especially during the St. Paddy’s Day parade in Detroit, a day full of green beer and Irish good cheer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014