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Best Places to Buy Corned Beef In and Around Chicago

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and we all know what that means whether you’re Irish or not. Corned beef! To find a good corned beef, a beef brisket that has been salt-cured, there are a few places to buy one in and around the city.


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Top 10 Things to Do in Chicago for St. Patrick’s Day

No one celebrates St. Patty’s Day quite like Chicago, except perhaps Ireland. Here are a true Irish gal’s favorite things to do in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. Sláinte!



Irish Pub & Restaurant Directory

Looking for authentic Irish fare? Check out the CBS Local Directory and find a pub or restaurant near you! Click here to start searching>>>


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Chicagoland St. Patrick’s Day Parades

Get parade information for Downtown, Tinley Park, Naperville and more. Get your green on and head to a parade near you!


Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade

Things To Do This Week

Check out what’s happening this week in Chicagoland. From The Flower & Garden Show to St. Patrick’s Day parades and Dancing With Chicago Celebrities — these are the events you don’t want to miss!


Between The Canals

Chicago Irish Film Festival Guide

Here’s a guide to the Beverly Arts Center’s annual six-day ode to Irish cinema happening March 4-9.


Best Fish And Chips In Chicago

Best Fish And Chips In Chicago

There’s nothing like the combination of beer battered fish, tartar sauce, and a pint! Here are some of the best spots in the windy city for Fish and Chips. Get out your stretchy pants, and […]


Irish Food

5 Picks For Irish Food In Chicago

Everyone loves the Irish, and we don’t mean the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. We are talking about St. Patrick’s Day, Half Way to St. Patrick’s Day, a pint, a kilt, bagpipes, and of course the […]


Best Beer Gardens In Chicago

Best Beer Gardens In Chicago

Alas, warm weather in Chicago is fleeting. So do your drinking while you can at one of the city’s outdoor beer gardens. Want some recommendations? Here are some of the more interesting seasonal spots to […]

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The Best Microbrews In Chicago

While most of us usually worship in the church of Anheuser-Busch or the temple of Miller Brewing, the Chicago area is host to some terrific, smaller breweries worth searching out.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2010