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Houlihan's hooley makes Ireland return
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Houlihan's hooley makes Ireland return
I’m relaxing with room service in my suite at the Fitzpatrick Castle in Killiney, just outside Dublin. The rest of our group returned to Chicago ve...
A Halloween Walk
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A Halloween Walk
Pic of Day: Halloween is a bank holiday in Ireland and here walkers are enjoying a holiday outing in Clara Vale Forrest County Wicklow. Photo by Ea...
Fenian Commemoration Set For Calvary
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Fenian Commemoration Set For Calvary
The 2022 Annual Irish Republican Commemoration will be held at the Fenian Monument in Calvary Cemetery, 49-02 Laurel Hill Boulevard, Woodside, Quee...
Ladder 4 Comes Calling
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Ladder 4 Comes Calling
Pic of Day: Members of Midtown Manhattan's FDNY Ladder 4 dropped by the Echo office to pick up tickets for Friday night's First Responder Awards at...
Laura Kavanagh Appointed NY Fire Commissioner
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Laura Kavanagh Appointed NY Fire Commissioner
Laura Kavanagh made history Friday when she was sworn in as New York City's Fire Commissioner. Kavanagh is the 34th commissioner in the FDNY's hist...
Wantagh Picks a Grand Marshal
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Wantagh Picks a Grand Marshal
Pic of Day: Wantagh Chamber of Commerce has announced the Grand Marshal for 2023 and it is Michael Dunphy, owner of the Wantagh Inn. Pitured (l-r):...
North Faces New Election
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North Faces New Election
With confirmation of another Northern Ireland election resulting from the impasse at Stormont, Taoiseach Micheál Martin has said that the lack of a...
Luke Kelly Honored with Coin
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Luke Kelly Honored with Coin
Pic of Day: Dublin has a bridge named after him and now Luke Kelly's name is on a coin. The Central Bank of Ireland has launched a silver commemora...
NYC Parade’s John Dunleavy dead at 83
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NYC Parade’s John Dunleavy dead at 83
John Dunleavy, who for years ran the New York St. Patrick’s Day Parade with a strong hand and what some admired as an unbending resolve in the face...
Celebrating Jimmy Neary's Grand Life
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Celebrating Jimmy Neary's Grand Life
Pic of Day: Pictured are those attending the recent lunch gathering in memory of legendary New York restaurateur Jimmy Neary. A corner of 57th Stre...
No Going Back Says SF's McDonald
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No Going Back Says SF's McDonald
There can be no return to direct rule from London if devolution collapses this week, Sinn Féin president Mary Lou McDonald has said. Fresh election...
Anywhere With a Roof
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Anywhere With a Roof
Pic of Day: Eight months into the war a Ukrainian refugee tries for eight hours of sleep - on the floor in Dublin Airport. Ireland is now experienc...

 

 

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