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Kilkenny's Aylward gives her time to Hour Children
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Kilkenny's Aylward gives her time to Hour Children
By Peter McDermott Yvette Aylward got quite a welcome when she arrived at JFK in January. Her decision to volunteer for a Queens-based organization...
Bono for AIF gala
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Bono for AIF gala
By Irish Echo Staff Bono will be the guest of honor at the American Ireland Fund 35th annual gala dinner in New York this Thursday evening. Proceed...
New York make Galway work for Connacht win
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New York make Galway work for Connacht win
Galway were given a scare by 13-man New York as the Tribesmen advanced in the opening game of the Connacht Championship with a 2-13 to 0-12 win in ...
Gerry Ryan, Irish broadcaster, dead at 53
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Gerry Ryan, Irish broadcaster, dead at 53
By Irish Echo Staff Gerry Ryan, the Irish broadcaster, has been found dead at his Dublin apartment. He was 53. His long-running phone-in radio show...
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By Ray O’Hanlon The family of Irish university student Natasha McShane, who was brutally attacked by a baseball bat-wielding mugger in Chicago last...
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...

 

 

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