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Skydiving leprechaun brings St. Patrick’s Day to Hiller Aviation Museum

Skydiving leprechaun brings St. Patrick’s Day to Hiller Aviation Museum

Ailee Lim, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

Look up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! Wrong, it’s a leprechaun! St. Patrick’s Day is usually a day filled with parades, drinking, and the color green. But at the Hiller Aviation Museum, St. Patrick’s Day was celebrated with their fourth annual Skydiving Leprechaun. Willie Turne...

Going green for St. Patrick’s Day

Going green for St. Patrick’s Day

Ariana Crame, Staff Writer

March 20, 2014

Most people know that the St. Patrick’s Day tradition is to wear green, but some don’t necessarily know why. Some people wear green because it is something fun and different to do. “I do wear green for St. Patrick's day because it's been so incorporated into our culture that it's expected th...

What is Saint Patrick’s day really about?

What is Saint Patrick’s day really about?

Lauren Tierney, Staff Writer

March 15, 2014

Most people are unaware of the original idea and reason for celebration of St.Patricks Day. Saint Patrick’s Day is not only for wearing the color green, but has immense historical background. “Saint Patrick’s day is a day where everyone dresses up in green to celebrate being Irish” said Sophomore...

How Carlmont does St. Patrick’s Day

How Carlmont does St. Patrick’s Day

March 19, 2012

Irish pride and influence is surfacing all over Carlmont in the form of games, clothes, and a small ornate ring. For this year’s St. Patrick’s Day festivities, ASB is hoping to make a positive impact on the Carlmont students. Screaming Scots spirit advisor Kim Bean plans on boosting spirit...

Lack of green on St. Patrick’s Day

Lack of green on St. Patrick’s Day

March 19, 2012

On Friday, Mar. 16, it seemed as if the lack of spirit for St. Patrick's Day was over taking Carlmont. Even with posters up on the walls of the school, marked as a reminder for the students, no one really cared to dress in green since it "wasn't really St. Patrick's Day". Even though the majo...

Fun facts about St. Patricks Day

Fun facts about St. Patricks Day

March 17, 2011

An odd Irish birthday tradition is to lift the birthday child upside down and give his head a few gentle bumps on the floor for good luck. The number of bumps should allegedly correspond to the child’s age plus one. One traditional Irish cure for a hangover was to be buried up to the neck in mois...

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