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St. Patrick's Day Parade

Each year, Houston has a parade for St. Patrick’s Day.

Jim here, is a Marshall for the parade and helps keep it on schedule.

They have a Queen at the opening ceremonies. 506 more words


More Gay Groups Headed to St. Patrick's Day Parade

For years, the organizers of New York’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, as well as various archbishops, have defended against calls to allow homosexuals to march in the parade under any banner identifying them as a gay group. 362 more words


New St. Patrick’s Day Parade Chairman Anticipates Second Gay Group Will Join Festivities

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The vice-chair of the Board of Directors of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade has been named chairman of the board.

The previous chairman, John Dunleavy who had served for 22 years, fought vigorously to prevent gay groups from marching in the parade under their own banner, 1010 WINS’ Carol D’Auria reported. 282 more words


Next Year's St. Pat's Parade May Not Be As Inclusive as This Year's Was

While the Irish in Ireland have shown that the overwhelming majority of them support gay and lesbian couples, the Irish-Americans here in the U.S. don’t seem to be as welcoming as their overseas cousins. 439 more words


Report: NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade Shops TV Rights, May Exclude Gay Groups In 2016

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is reportedly seeking a new TV home after its chairman has expressed resistance to allowing gay groups march in the event next year. 255 more words


A Couple of Things...

1.  If I could leave one piece or advice for you it would be this: “Never ever underestimate having a spirit of play!”

The photo above is when the radio station sent me out to cover the Motorboat Races and to actually drive one…this one!  759 more words

A Couple Of Things...