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No exiting from EU/ IMF bailout deal
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No exiting from EU/ IMF bailout deal
Pensions, child benefit and the wages of around 300,000 public sector workers in Ireland would be slashed by 33 percent if the country abandons the...
Spillane's rare talent touches the soul
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Spillane's rare talent touches the soul
There are singers like Liam Clancy who delight in exploring that magical country between the words of songs that often goes unnoticed. Just as ther...
Enda Kenny's 17th floor fireside chat
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Enda Kenny's 17th floor fireside chat
The crowd at last week's Irish Consulate reception for Enda Kenny was well settled by the time the taoiseach walked in the door. That is to say it ...
Barry recalls pro baseball's longest night
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Barry recalls pro baseball's longest night
By Peter McDermott Dave Koza and his Pennsylvanian-born wife drove every year cross country to his home town of Torrington, Wy., where he was a spo...
Coogan to headline NY hunger strike talk
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Coogan to headline NY hunger strike talk
Journalist and author Tim Pat Coogan, along with Sinn Féin's Gerry Kelly and U.S. Sinn Féin Representative Rita O'Hare, will speak on the "causes a...
NY protest against queen's Irish visit
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NY protest against queen's Irish visit
Irish Americans opposed to the visit to Ireland next week by Queen Elizabeth are planning a protest rally on Tuesday, May 17, the first day of the ...
Hickey honors dad, hosts fundraiser
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Hickey honors dad, hosts fundraiser
CBS television news reporter Magee Hickey is turning impresarios this weekend when she hosts fellow New York TV news personalities in a cabaret tha...
O'Hanlon for NJ book signing
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O'Hanlon for NJ book signing
Irish Echo editor Ray O'Hanlon will read from and sign copies of his recently published thriller "The South Lawn Plot," at Irish Eyes Imports in We...
Outrage as Phoebe's tormentors are given light sentences
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Outrage as Phoebe's tormentors are given light sentences
BOSTON --- The teenagers who bullied Phoebe Prince for months before she hanged herself on January 14, 2010 were given probation and community serv...
It's Cavan or 'busk'
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It's Cavan or 'busk'
It's Cavan or bust for a group of New York area teenage musicians who are playing their way to this year's Fleadh Cheoil in Cavan. After qualifying...
Malachy McCourt for Maryknoll
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Malachy McCourt for Maryknoll
Writer, actor and raconteur Malachy McCourt will be delivering a free lecture this Sunday, May 15 at the world headquarters of the Maryknoll missio...
Kenny delivers message that Ireland is open for business
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Kenny delivers message that Ireland is open for business
Taoiseach Enda Kenny delivered a firm message during his whirlwind visit to New York last week that Ireland would rebuild its economy and its doors...

 

 

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