St. Patrick’s Day

Caitlin Stansbury

St. Patrick’s Day Recipe: Shamrock Shakes

Mixologist Cailtlin Stansbury visited The Couch to show us how to make a classic treat to celebrate the holiday: Boozy and non-boozy milkshakes.


Sgt. Kieren Murphy (file / credit: Rockland County Ancient Order of the Hibernians)

War Hero To Lead Pearl River St. Patrick’s Day Parade

30-year-old Sgt. Kieran Murphy was with the Fighting 69th in Afghanistan when a roadside bomb shattered his leg and injured his back last year.


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Nassau Cops Gear Up For St. Patrick’s Day DWI Crackdown

Police on Long Island will mark the St. Patrick’s Day holiday looking for those who celebrate too much.


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NYC’s 8 Best St. Patrick’s Day Sweets & Treats

From fancy booze-infused treats to classic cookies, these St. Patrick’s Day goodies will have you feeling lucky – whether you’re Irish or not.

CBS New York–03/15/2013

Alison Mahoney

Cooking On The Couch: Stout & Baileys Cupcakes

When people think of St. Patrick’s Day they think of corned beef, Irish soda bread and beer. So why not shake things up a bit by making some super easy and super delicious Stout and Baileys Cupcakes?


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NYC’s 6 Best Plates Of Corned Beef & Cabbage

The absolute best takes on the traditional St. Patrick’s Day meal has been slow cooked for a day or two. Extra points if you receive a side of “veg and mash.”

CBS New York–03/13/2013

St. Patrick's Day

7 Fun Ways To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day In NYC

Celebrate the day that turns everybody Irish by taking a cooking course, enjoying a historical walking tour, dining on Irish grub, rocking out to live music – or all of the above. These are our favorite ways to celebrate St. Patty’s Day in the city.


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Multicultural St. Pat’s For All Parade Held In Queens

An early St. Patrick’s Day was held in Queens Sunday, by a group that says the Fifth Avenue Parade set to take to the street in about two weeks is not inclusive.


2005 Belmar St. Patrick's Day Parade (credit: Belmar St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee)

In Wake Of Sandy, Belmar Holding St. Patrick’s Day Parade Sunday

Many are hoping the St. Patrick’s Day parade in Belmar will restore some hope and joy to the New Jersey community still suffering months after superstorm Sandy.


St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York City - March 17, 2012 (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Rockland Residents Protest Raunchy St. Patrick’s Day Merchandise

There are bawdy, crude, rude, and insulting stereotypes on t-shirts and hats at Spencer’s and at kiosks at the Palisades Center mall and Rockland County Irish say enough is enough.


Catholic Mass At St. Patrick's Cathedral

St. Patrick’s Cathedral Set To Undergo $177 Million Restoration

St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the New York City landmark and seat of the Archdiocese of New York, is about to undergo a huge restoration — the kind of facelift that only three years and $177 million can provide.


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Report: Much-Maligned Greenwich Village McDonald’s To Get Off-Duty Cops

Police, community leaders and the franchise’s owner have come up with a plan to close off some late night seating and add off-duty officers at the location, according to a report in the Post.


Subway tracks are seen in New York, NY (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Police Rescue Man From Subway Tracks At Grand Central On St. Patrick’s Day

It was St. Patrick’s Day and NYPD Sgt. Robert Critelli was checking bags at Grand Central when someone ran up yelling about a man on the subway tracks.


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Officials Order Residents To Vacate Queens House Following Floor Collapse

Authorities say a floor of a New York City three-story house where a large party was taking place collapsed, injuring a dozen people.


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NJ State Police Boost Patrols For St. Patrick’s Day

New Jersey state police say more than 120 extra troopers will be out on patrol this weekend, looking closely for drunk and reckless drivers as residents celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.