St. Patrick's Day
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Bars, Police prepare for St. Patrick’s Day
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:34pm.

video It’s St. Patrick’s Day weekend and thousands across southeastern North Carolina are flocking to their favorite watering hole for some green beer, but if you plan on drinking you might want to consider calling a cab.

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'Booze it & Lose it' gets an early start this weekend
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 03/16/2013 - 2:25pm.

videoLaw enforcement agencies didn't hesitate to kick off the "Booze it & Lose it" campaign early this holiday weekend. The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office set up the first check point of the campaign on US 74 near Leland late Friday night.

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Drunk drivers targeted during St. Patrick's Day crackdown
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Fri, 03/15/2013 - 7:03pm.

videoLaw enforcement agencies are cracking down across the state. Today they kicked off the St. Patrick's Day "Booze it & Lose it" campaign by unveiling the new BATMobile.

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Chef shares Irish steak recipe for St. Patrick's Day
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/15/2013 - 2:23pm.

videoThis morning on "Good Morning Carolina," Chef David Owens of the Saltwater Grill in Swansboro showed Randy Aldridge that there's more to Irish cuisine that corned beef and cabbage.

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St. Patrick's Day revelers buzz heads for cancer research
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Sat, 03/17/2012 - 6:35pm.

Hundreds came out to celebrate St. Patrick's Day at Fibber's Public House on Saturday. Not all of them were there for the green beer.

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"And the Winner is..." BEST IRISH PUB
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/16/2012 - 3:29pm.

To win this week's "And the Winner is..." contest, it'll take the luck of the Irish. With St. Patrick's Day coming up, we're looking for the perfect place to celebrate the holiday. Who pulls the perfect pint? Who goes green better than anyone? We want to know where to find the BEST IRISH PUB in the Cape Fear. Here's how the votes are poured in:
The Dubliner, Carolina Beach Rd. - 31%
Fibber's Public House, Pavillion Place - 30%
Halligan's Public House, Masonboro Loop Rd. - 24%

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Irish family continues tradition of celebrating heritage
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 03/17/2011 - 4:36pm.

St. Patrick's Day is not just a day to wear green and drink beer. For many it's a day to celebrate their Irish heritage. Owners of the Irish store Sinead's Cottage on Carolina Beach Road in Wilmington say today is a celebration of where they come from.

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NC safety officials warn against drunk driving
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/14/2011 - 11:14am.

Those who pull out all the stops for St. Patrick's Day could find themselves stopped by police at drunk-driving checkpoints this week as part of a statewide Booze It and Lose It campaign.

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Early St. Patrick's celebrations paint the town green
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 03/12/2011 - 6:59pm.

St. Patrick’s Day is just five days away, and Wilmington is already celebrating.

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St. Pat's starts early, ends late at Wilmington pub
Submitted by Courtney Brooks on Wed, 03/17/2010 - 2:43pm.

St. Patrick's Day celebrations began early at the Harp, Wilmington's newest Irish pub on South 3rd Street.

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