Arts & Culture

Feast Table Presented for Saint Joseph’s Day

The Saint Joseph Society presented their annual feast table in honor of their patron saint on St. Joseph’s Day, celebrated March 19th. Fr. Antonio performed the blessing and of course, St. Joseph zeppole were served for dessert! Here are photos from the event, thanks to Gerri Palladino. Photos by Gerri Palladino.


Saint Joseph’s Day!

March 19 is Saint Joseph’s Day! Devotees will celebrate the Feast of Saint Joseph by attending church services and perhaps enjoying a famous Italian zeppole from one of the North End pastry shops. In both Catholic and Protestant traditions, Joseph is regarded as the patron saint of workers and is associated with various feast days. Pope Pius IX declared him to be Read More…

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St. Joseph Society Celebrates St. Joseph’s Day at Hanover St. Chapel

The St. Joseph Society celebrated March 19th, St. Joseph’s Day, at the Hanover St. chapel in the North End. Members of the society cooked traditional Sicilian food and invited all to join them at the St. Joseph Table. Photos by Rosario Scabin, Ross Photography, Courtesy of Post-Gazette.    

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Neighborhood Photo: Zeppole Heaven for St. Joseph’s Day

St. Joseph’s Day was this week, March 19th, bringing the seasonal offerings of zeppole, also known as sfinge, to the North End pastry shops. This delectable pair came from Maria’s Pastry on Cross Street, featuring one traditional with custard and jelly and the other with cannoli cream. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Read More…

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Neighborhood Photo: St. Patrick’s Day on All Saints Way

All Saints Way never disappoints and this year’s St. Patrick’s Day display is a winner. Plus, it doubles in its celebration for St. Joseph’s Day on March 18th. Thanks to everyone who sent in photos of the Battery St. feature by Peter Baldassari. I caught this lighted version one night this week. “Neighborhood Photo” is Read More…