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NYC Hosts St. Patrick's Parade

March 17 is Saint Patrick’s Day, and for millions of Americans of Irish descent and others in search of a good time, that means a razzle-dazzle parade up New York’s Fifth Avenue.  Organizers say it is the oldest and largest parade in the world, and he tasted a bit of controversy along with the beer.   The weather was bitter cold on Saint Patrick’s Day, but that didn’t stop an estimated 150,000 marchers and musicians from processing up Fifth Avenue, just as they have every year...

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