Month: March 2013

Another Irish weekend in Jim Thorpe

With the Tartan Terrors and the Manhattan Lyric Opera bookending shows at the Mauch Chunk Opera House this St. Patrick’s Day weekend, there is still lots to celebrate for folks of Irish descent in Jim Thorpe. Led by Grand Marshal Peggy Sue O’Donnell, her… Continue Reading “Another Irish weekend in Jim Thorpe”

Irish eyes will be smiling in Jim Thorpe this weekend

Waking to birdsong on the first of March means not only that spring is around the corner but also that pipe bands will soon be marching down Broadway in Jim Thorpe for the 16th annual Carbon County St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Sponsored by the… Continue Reading “Irish eyes will be smiling in Jim Thorpe this weekend”