Park City Irish pub shares special history with its namesake -- the famous Father Flanagan

From Food - The Salt Lake Tribune
March 16, 2017 - 11:34am
Park City • Of all the Irish pubs in America named Flanagan — many for Father Edward J. Flanagan, who founded the Boys Town home for troubled youth ­in 1917 — Park City Flanagan’s on Main may have the closest connection to the famous Catholic priest. Owner John Kenworthy says his grandfather was one of the first homeless boys the Irish-born priest took under his wing in the early 1900s in Nebraska. “Without Father Flanagan, I’m not here,” says Kenworthy, who has a tribute room inside his Park C... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>


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