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Runnin O’ the Green begins

March 16, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Cold, snow and a slippery hill didn’t stop the crowds from attending the 35th annual Runnin O’ the Green today, though many people accessorized with green gloves, scarves and boots. Continue Reading

Helped by the Run

March 11, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

In the days following the Runnin O’ the Green this year, event founder Larry Knoblich will visit close to 20 people who are battling cancer and give them a check for $500 to be used for expenses. Continue Reading

Record run, Runnin O’ the Green gets 2,260 registrants

March 19, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

With the bang of the starting pistol, a few runners loped down the hill to McElroy Park, followed by a crowd of hundreds, and then thousands of people celebrating the 34th annual Runnin O’ the Green.
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Keep safe while out on the run

March 17, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

It’s that time of the year when an estimated 2,000 revelers will take to the streets of Jamestown for what could be the largest pub crawl in city history.
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Businesses gear up for rush of work from Runnin O’ the Green

March 16, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Saturday’s 34th annual Runnin O’ the Green is expected to bring thousands of people to Jamestown and several local businesses are welcoming the rush of customers.
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Run nears, Founder expects to have more than 2,000 take part

March 15, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

The 34th annual Runnin O’ the Green Saturday will be safe and successful, its organizer says, provided people use common sense, designated drivers and walkers and the proverbial luck of the Irish.
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A good Run

March 21, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Like clockwork every year following The Runnin O’ the Green, event founder Larry Knoblich walks the course and picks up after runners, filling bags with trash. It’s also like clockwork that each year sees more and more participants.
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