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Lewd in Yonkers
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Lewd in Yonkers
Yonkers police are asking residents of the Tibbetts Park and Mclean Avenue area of the city to be on the alert for a A 59-year-old Yonkers man who ...
Murdered outside police station
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Murdered outside police station
By Anthony Neeson The Police Service of Northern Ireland is facing mounting pressure after the brutal murder of a West Belfast father-of-eight outs...
Alliance makes its Mitchell pitch to Congress
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Alliance makes its Mitchell pitch to Congress
By Ray O’Hanlon The US-Ireland Alliance, which has been criticized by some Irish politicians in recent weeks over its financial requirements for th...
Living in Brooklyn has its highs, lows for artists
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Living in Brooklyn has its highs, lows for artists
By Peter McDermott Artists take risks on neighborhoods. That explains the great success of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, according to Myk Henry, a perf...
Dis-ash-terous
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Dis-ash-terous
By Ray O'Hanlon Ashes more ashes, dust to bust. That about sums up the situation facing airlines, the transatlantic travel industry, huge numbers o...
Waiting for Aer Lingus to take them home again
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Waiting for Aer Lingus to take them home again
By Eileen Murphy For Irish Echo Classified Manager Tracey Quilligan, a quick trip home to Cavan last week was a long-awaited treat: in addition to ...
Speakers stranded
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Speakers stranded
By Peter McDermott Two speakers at last Saturday's Glucksman Ireland House seminar are among those who have been stranded in New York in recent day...
Glucksman event asks: who are the Irish?
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Glucksman event asks: who are the Irish?
By Peter McDermott Trinity College Professor Dan Bradley used to think of medieval Ireland as a rather sedate place, something like the 1950s. “In ...
Honoring a giant
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Honoring a giant
By Peter McDermott Former courts reporter Guy Sterling is normally a quiet-spoken man. But get him onto the topic of Justice William J. Brennan Jr....
Schumer pledges action at Queens ILIR meeting
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Schumer pledges action at Queens ILIR meeting
By Ray O'Hanlon "I think we're in a good place right now, the best place in a few years." Bruce Morrison was finishing up on a positive note on a n...
Reid my lips
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Reid my lips
By Ray O'Hanlon With Senate majority leader Harry Reid promising immediate action on comprehensive immigration reform, a more promising backdrop th...
Love of Irish history leads Long to NYU
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Love of Irish history leads Long to NYU
By Peter McDermott A few years ago, Joe Long got an email that piqued his interest and would eventually make his schedule a lot busier. It was an a...