PARADE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PARADE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) St. Pat’s parades proceed amid tension over gays http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57693470-68/parade-irish-gay-patrick.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57693470-68/parade-irish-gay-patrick.html.csp">St. Pat’s parades proceed amid tension over gays</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MEGHAN BARR and JONATHAN LEMIRE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T11:48:24.019-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 11:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A weekend of St. Patrick’s Day revelry and tensions over the exclusion of gays in some of the celebrations culminated Monday in New York, where the world’s largest parade celebrating Irish heritage stepped off without the city’s new mayor and Guinness beer amid a dispute over whether participants can carry pro-gay signs. The parade of kilted Irish-Americans and bagpipers set off on a cold, gray morning. Hundreds of thousands of spectators lined Fifth Avenue, but the shivering, bundled...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576934702014-03-17T11:48:24.019-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-17T11:48:24.019-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57693470@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:48:24 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - March 16, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57688725-227/photo-lake-salt-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57688725-227/photo-lake-salt-http.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - March 16, 2014</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T22:26:02.15-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 10:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake TribuneThe St. Patrick's Day Parade at The Gateway in Salt Lake City on Saturday. Read more here: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57670957-78/parade-lake-salt-iframe.html.csp</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57688725@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 22:26:02 MDT Salt Lake City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade draws crowds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57670957-78/parade-lake-salt-iframe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57670957-78/parade-lake-salt-iframe.html.csp">Salt Lake City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade draws crowds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T22:32:30.076-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Daniel Doepner and his extended family have been attending the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade for more years than they can remember. It is a “family tradition,” said the Salt Lake City resident decked out in a green hat, sunglasses and clothes. It was a similar story for the thousands of people who lined Rio Grande Street throughout The Gateway mall on Saturday. The parade is a chance to celebrate Irish heritage. Or — like Brandon and Bonnie Hanson — just a chance to be Irish for a day. “It’s ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670957@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 22:32:30 MDT Tribstagram your St. Patrick’s Day Parade photos http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57683022-78/parade-patrick-photos-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57683022-78/parade-patrick-photos-com.html.csp">Tribstagram your St. Patrick’s Day Parade photos</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T18:46:16.702-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 06:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Going to the St. Patrick’s Day parade, which starts at 10 a.m. Saturday at the north end of The Gateway? Help feed live coverage at sltrib.com by using a #stpatsslc hashtag on Instagram, and visit the site often for photos, video and more.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57683022@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 18:46:16 MDT Utahns receive a pot of golden sunshine at St. Patrick’s Day Parade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57686211-78/parade-patrick-saturday-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57686211-78/parade-patrick-saturday-utah.html.csp">Utahns receive a pot of golden sunshine at St. Patrick’s Day Parade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T09:30:01.553-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 09:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s the best of both worlds for Utahns on Saturday: The luck of the Irish, with decidedly un-Irish weather. As scores of green-clad merrymakers descended on The Gateway mall in Salt Lake City’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday brought blue skies and windbreaker-worthy temps that — with a minor interruption Monday — Utahns can expect to stick around for a while. The National Weather Service pegs Saturday’s high at 57 for Salt Lake City, with an overnight low of 37. That’s fairly typical...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57686211@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 09:30:01 MDT Weekend Express: St. Patrick’s parade, sportsmen’s expo, tattoos http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57666421-223/www-admission-information-free.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57666421-223/www-admission-information-free.html.csp">Weekend Express: St. Patrick’s parade, sportsmen’s expo, tattoos</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T13:39:35.639-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 01:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Plan your weekend with picks from our entertainment reporters, critics and bloggers. For more event listings, visit www.sltrib.com/entertainment. Sports listings can be found here. St. Patrick’s Day Parade • This year’s parade, with the theme “Gift of the Gaels … A Legacy of Legend and Myth,” will feature 130 entries. The grand marshal is John Welsh, Hibernian Society founder, the society’s first president and one of the Four Fathers of Salt Lake City’s modern St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The pa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57666421@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:39:35 MDT St. Patrick’s Day in Utah: The Irish are coming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57665374-223/lake-salt-patrick-irish.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57665374-223/lake-salt-patrick-irish.html.csp">St. Patrick’s Day in Utah: The Irish are coming</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T22:15:36.249-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Not everyone in Utah can travel to Ireland to enjoy the live music performed inside Jim O’ the Mills world-famous pub, so the Utah Hibernian Society is bringing the Celtic music to Salt Lake City. Seven Irish musicians who regularly play in the tavern near Thurles, Salt Lake City’s sister city in County Tipperary, will travel to Utah to participate in this year’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Utahns can hear the young women play traditional tin whistles, mandolins and flutes Saturday, during th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57665374@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:15:36 MDT Irish upset over Salt Lake City’s ‘Tax for St. Pat’s’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57665440-78/parade-events-fee-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57665440-78/parade-events-fee-lake.html.csp">Irish upset over Salt Lake City’s ‘Tax for St. Pat’s’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T21:04:03.585-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 09:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Don’t Tax St. Pat’s” is the unofficial theme for Saturday’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Salt Lake City. The Utah Hibernian Society has posted the slogan on its website and Facebook page, along with a plea for donations to cover a new police and security user fee imposed by Salt Lake City. Hibernian President Richard O’Conner said the group needs to raise nearly $4,000 by Saturday, what he describes as a significant amount for an event “which already operates on a limited budget.” O’Connor said...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57665440@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:04:03 MDT Parade in Lake Placid for Sochi Winter Olympians http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57635906-77/lake-parade-placid-sochi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57635906-77/lake-parade-placid-sochi.html.csp">Parade in Lake Placid for Sochi Winter Olympians</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T16:33:35.784-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lake Placid, N.Y. • Two parades are scheduled this month in the Adirondacks to honor the New York region’s athletes who competed at the Sochi Olympics, including medal winners Andrew Weibrecht and Erin Hamlin. The Olympic Regional Development Authority says a parade will be held March 16 in the village of Lake Placid. Bobsled bronze medalists Steve Holcomb and Steve Langton are expected attend the parade, along with other members of Team USA who competed in the Sochi Games. Weibrecht won silver ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576359062014-03-06T16:33:35.784-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-06T16:33:35.784-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57635906@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:33:35 MDT Cold, gray day doesn’t stop Mardi Gras revelers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57630477-68/gras-mardi-orleans-revelers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57630477-68/gras-mardi-orleans-revelers.html.csp">Cold, gray day doesn’t stop Mardi Gras revelers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHEVEL JOHNSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T15:28:27.525-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 03:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New Orleans • A cold, gray day greeted revelers — but didn’t deter them — along parade routes Tuesday as the Carnival season in New Orleans headed to a crest with the unabashed celebration of Mardi Gras. The first street marching groups, including clarinetist Pete Fountain’s Half-Fast Walking Club, were to begin their marches along oak-lined St. Charles Avenue and into the business district. The Zulu parade began on schedule, led by a New Orleans police vanguard on horseback that included Mayor ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576304772014-03-04T15:28:27.525-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-04T15:28:27.525-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57630477@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:28:27 MDT Deal held up over gays marching in Boston parade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57626102-68/parade-gay-boston-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57626102-68/parade-gay-boston-group.html.csp">Deal held up over gays marching in Boston parade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DENISE LAVOIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T12:11:01.709-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 12:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • A gay rights advocacy group said Monday that it is pushing for gay people to be allowed to march “openly and honestly” in Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day parade, but an agreement has not been reached with parade organizers. It appeared Saturday as if Boston Mayor Martin Walsh had brokered a deal between MassEquality and parade organizers to allow gay military veterans to march under the group’s banner, but the deal was not finalized even after both sides met a day later. The sticking point i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576261022014-03-03T12:11:01.709-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-03T12:11:01.709-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57626102@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:11:01 MDT Deal could allow gays in Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57618218-68/parade-boston-gay-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57618218-68/parade-boston-gay-group.html.csp">Deal could allow gays in Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RODRIQUE NGOWI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T16:33:00.216-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • The St. Patrick’s Day parade in Boston is easing its two-decade ban on gay organizations under a tentative deal to allow them to march in an event that once went to the Supreme Court to keep gays out, a marriage equality group said Saturday. MassEquality Executive Director Kara Coredini said a group of gay military veterans can march under its banner as part of a tentative deal with parade organizers brokered by Boston Mayor Martin Walsh. Marchers from the gay-rights group would not, ho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57618218@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 16:33:00 MDT Dowd: If it’s not gay, it’s not a parade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57601860-82/parade-irish-gays-dowd.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57601860-82/parade-irish-gays-dowd.html.csp">Dowd: If it’s not gay, it’s not a parade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MAUREEN DOWD</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T14:48:21.854-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 02:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I have long been opposed to gays marching in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Fifth Avenue. It isn’t because my father was a past national president of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, which ran the parade for a century and started the rule that no gays need apply. Faith and begorrah, heaven knows I have nothing against gays. I have something against Irish parades. It has just always seemed strange to me that gays were fighting so hard for so long to bust into such a hoary, boozy, corny tradition...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57601860@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:48:21 MDT