St. Patrick's Day

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KMBZ News Staff
March 12, 2020 - 6:59 am
The Kansas City Irish Pride Parade Committee announced Thursday morning that this year's St. Patrick's Day Parade has been canceled.
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Harvesters
Bill Grady
February 14, 2018 - 6:12 am
Kansas City, MO - The St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee is teaming up with Harvesters for its 33rd-annual Go for the Green food drive. Thousands of people in the Kansas City area are considered food-insecure, meaning they may not know where their next meals are coming from. One in seven people in...
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March 17, 2017 - 3:35 pm
Bill Grady, a longtime reporter for KMBZ, was named the honorary Irishman of the Year by the St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee for the 2017 Kansas City parade. His connection to the old sod is strong and he's done in-depth reporting of the exploration of his family connections on both sides of the...
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Michael Ronnebaum
March 17, 2017 - 12:55 pm
Kansas City, MO - What's the proper way to serve a pint of Guinness? Guinness has been around since 1759 and is one of the more recognizable beers on the planet - but few people know how to serve Guinness properly, or at least the way the company and millions of people say it should be done. There'...
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Bill Grady
March 16, 2017 - 4:37 am
Kansas City's St. Patrick's Day parade is consistently rated as one of the nation's best, and police want it to be rated the safest, too. One way to achieve greater security, just add more officers, said Maj. Jim Connelly, the special operations commander for the parade. "We will have enough police...
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Marc LaVoie
March 14, 2017 - 11:03 am
Basketball fans and St. Patrick's Day revelers are bringing a lot of money into Kansas City. While much of the festivities around the city this weekend will be focused on St. Patrick's Day, college basketball fans will be flocking to sports bars and other venues for the opening round of the NCAA...
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Dan Weinbaum
March 13, 2017 - 11:05 am
Martin City's 30th annual St Patrick's Day Parade drew a big crowd Sunday, with pipers, classic cars and mounted patrols among the 54 entries. The Grand Marshal for this year was Ian Byrne, member of Kansas City-based Irish band, The Elders. "I'm very, very honored to be the Grand Marshal of Martin...
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