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Leinster, Munster register CL wins over provincial rivals
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Leinster, Munster register CL wins over provincial rivals
The fact that Ulster coach Brian McLaughlin decided to pitch up in Dublin minus a number of high-profile players such as Stephen Ferris, Paddy Wall...
Dubliners earn soccer accolades
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Dubliners earn soccer accolades
Martin Methodist midfielder Emma Reilly, a Dublin freshman, was an All-TranSouth Athletic Conference second team selection. Reilly scored one goal ...
Dunne ought to figure in PFA award reckoning
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Dunne ought to figure in PFA award reckoning
That Richard Dunne gets voted PFA Player of the Year. Yes, we know it's a long shot but having already been acknowledged by most informed pundits a...
Mitchell Scholar to trade Brooklyn for Belfast
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Mitchell Scholar to trade Brooklyn for Belfast
Ryan Merola, a 24-year-old Brooklyn College graduate, will begin a year's study at Queen's University in Belfast at the end of next September. "I'l...
Lenihan's battle
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Lenihan's battle
The Irish Independent reported that Lenihan would make a statement in early January. Reports have stated that the cancer was discovered when Leniha...
Philadelphia Council calls for a united Ireland
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Philadelphia Council calls for a united Ireland
The City of Brotherly Love wants to see a brotherly reunion on the island based on the relevant provisions in the Good Friday Agreement. A resoluti...
Here's how
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Here's how
Keane's mom and dad have set up the "Keane Patrick OBrien Foundation" and helping Keane battle against his rare and debilitating condition is now a...
Echoes of '09
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Echoes of '09
JANUARY 2009 opened with calls by community activists for a census of Irish seniors living in U.S. cities, this after the death of immigrant Tony G...
Adams reveals that his father abused family
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Adams reveals that his father abused family
The revelation comes after the West Belfast MP called on his brother Liam to give himself up to authorities to answer allegations of sexually abusi...
Technically better, but...
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Technically better, but...
But the Central Statistics Office has urged caution when it comes to any calling an official end to the recession. Gross Domestic Product grew slig...
All island unemployment rate is still rising
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All island unemployment rate is still rising
Seasonally-adjusted figures from the Central Statistics Office show the unemployment rate rose to 12.4 percent in the third quarter, up from 11.6 p...
And so, Christmas
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And so, Christmas
Be that as it may, we try to be optimistic and are not alone in hoping that 2010 is the opening year of a decade in which genuine progress can be m...