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A Rose in the Apple
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A Rose in the Apple
The Big Apple rose of Tralee festival was held recently at the Hudson Theatre in Manhattan and the winner and Big Apple Rose of Tralee representati...
She’s a lady
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She’s a lady
She was a lady and she had one tough life before it reached its all too premature end. The woman whose remains were recently unearthed at the Duffy...
A big night for small business
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A big night for small business
There was a full house at Rosie O’Grady’s Manhattan Club last Friday evening for the Irish Echo’s inaugural Top 50 Irish Small Business Awards.Fift...
Wreckage could contain Irish remains
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Wreckage could contain Irish remains
The remains of two Irish doctors who perished when their Air France plane crashed in the Atlantic in 2009 could be among those spotted in wreckage ...
Queen visit begins to take shape
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Queen visit begins to take shape
Details of next month's visit to Ireland by Queen Elizabath are beginning to take firm shape this week. The queen will attend a state dinner in Dub...
Kavanagh files suit against accuser
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Kavanagh files suit against accuser
A defrocked monsignor has filed a defamation suit against the former seminarian whose abuse allegations led to his ouster from the Catholic clergy ...
Ad Hoc chairs add voice
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Ad Hoc chairs add voice
The condemnation by Irish American and Washington politicians of the murder in Northern Ireland of PSNI Constable Ronan Kerr has been reinforced by...
Hibs MacBride award to Clara Reilly
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Hibs MacBride award to Clara Reilly
The Ancient Order of Hibernians is to honor Belfast rights activist Clara Reilly by presenting her with the order's prestigious MacBride Award, nam...
McManus unveils his book in Ireland
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McManus unveils his book in Ireland
Protestant politicians in America did more to advance the cause of Irish human rights than their Irish-Catholic counterparts, according to a new bo...
Drivers passed Newry bomb van
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Drivers passed Newry bomb van
Police in Northern Ireland have been criticized for their handling of a security alert in Newry last weekend which led to the discovery of a 500lb ...
In thrall to that one percent
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In thrall to that one percent
I recently sang a couple of songs in Cooper Union at the centennial commemoration for those who perished in the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire. I do have...
The Queen, Obama and protocol
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The Queen, Obama and protocol
Okay, Obama can't hop across the border despite Jesse Jackson's urgings, though in the context of the peace process it would be an event of signifi...

 

 

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