Podcast: December 20, 2014

Plumbers Union Local 130 Business Manager Jim Coyne and 2014 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Queen Lauren Catinella drop by the show to let all the lassies of Chicagoland know they must get their entries into the parade by January 2nd. Go to their website for all the info and also to learn about the upcoming annual corned beef and cabbage dinner at Plumber’s Hall on Jan. 29th. Lauren and Jim talk of some of her favorite moments during her reign as queen and the new plans for this year’s 60th anniversary parade!

Our Irish cousin Paudie Sheahan brings his virtual pint to the show with the music of Murty Ryan and a story about the first flushing toilet in Ireland. Then Immigration champion Billy Lawless brings details of his recent opportunity to introduce the President to the crowd at the Copernicus Center a few weeks back and how the President’s latest edict will affect immigrants. Merry Christmas everybody!