Warmer Weather Makes Polar Plunge Just A Little Less ChillySome warmer weather Sunday helped to take a little edge off the Polar Plunge Sunday morning.
Made In Chicago: Shannon RoversIf there's one thing the members of the Shannon Rovers Irish Pipe Band have down pat, it's jokes about kilts.
Crew Has Chicago River Glowing Green For St. Patrick's DayThe Chicago River glowed a luminescent emerald green. WBBM Newsradio's Mike Krauser spent some time with the dye crew on the river bank near the Michigan Avenue Bridge.
Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, Shannon Rovers StyleIrish Bagpipe Band the Shannon Rovers has been part of Chicago’s rich Irish tradition since the ‘20s. Originally organized “for the promotion of Irish music and to help members who are in distress to run dances and social affairs to finance these objectives" (per meeting minutes from the 1930), today the group is 70-plus members strong and has become a staple of the city’s St. Patrick’s Day celebrations...