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Irish in D.C.
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Irish in D.C.
The more than fifty visitors came to the nation's capital from both coasts and the heartland of the Midwest to listen to briefings from three top s...
High flying Ed Toner dies at age 78
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High flying Ed Toner dies at age 78
Edward Joseph Toner Jr. was born in Queens, New York and resided in Howell, New Jersey from 1966 to 1993 before moving to Brick. A graduate of the ...
Rally for Kieran
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Rally for Kieran
For more information on Be a Match and the National Marrow Donor Program, or to become a donor, or to make a tax-deductible contribution linked to ...
Greyhound racing gone to the dogs in NE
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Greyhound racing gone to the dogs in NE
Smith, whose parents came to the U.S. from County Cavan, invented the mechanical lure in 1912 to prevent the killing of live jackrabbits by greyhou...
Continental gives Shannon a lift
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Continental gives Shannon a lift
Continental currently operate a daily year round service from Shannon to its Newark hub and from there a wide range of connecting flights throughou...
In Boston, a Haitian-Irish story
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In Boston, a Haitian-Irish story
"I'm doing double duty right now," said the Boston Irish Reporter's managing editor Bill Forry, referring to his journalism and to the humanitarian...
Buckley on familiar, tortured ground
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Buckley on familiar, tortured ground
Many of his age might be thinking of retirement, Buckley, hale and hearty, got on a plane to go to the center of a maelstrom: Port-au-Prince, Haiti...
Irish government, aid agencies, respond to Haiti disaster
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Irish government, aid agencies, respond to Haiti disaster
The technical team, which will be drawn from Irish Aid, the Irish government's program for overseas development, will initially be charged with ass...
A worthwhile gathering
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A worthwhile gathering
This was the Obama administration's broadest outreach to date and the response was indeed appropriate. There were few empty chairs in the briefing ...
Haiti's agony
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Haiti's agony
But this week we are distracted by events on another island. And rightly so. Haiti's history mirrors that of Ireland in some respects. The Haitians...
Cowen gives ground on inquiry into bank mess
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Cowen gives ground on inquiry into bank mess
Cowen had taken view that there was an onus on the government to prioritize its work towards a stable banking system rather than divert resources i...
Three out of six for T2
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Three out of six for T2
But thus far, only three of the six transatlantic carriers that fly out of Dublin have signed up for T2. American Airlines and Continental Airlines...