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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, close to home

This weekend, Quincy is the Emerald City. Then again, so are Weymouth and Hingham, and Scituate and Abington.

Many communities south of Boston are expressing their Irish-American identity in many ways on St. Patrick’s Day, including road racing and Gaelic sports, parades, and family and cultural activities at places such as the Irish Cultural Centre in Canton.

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