St. Paddy's 5K Run steps off in Chicago

March 15, 2009 8:54:58 PM PDT
Sunday was a perfect day to get in a morning run to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.The eighth annual St. Paddy's 5K Run, Walk and Leprechaun Leap stepped off at 9 a.m. from Diversey Harbor.

Hundreds of runners donned green attire for the fitness festivities, and an award were given for most innovative garb.

Part of the money raised will benefit the Lake View Citizens Council.