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Big visits a big boost
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Big visits a big boost
The recent state visits by Queen Elizabeth and US President Barack Obama have given Irish tourism a shot in the arm. Tourist hotspots have seen a w...
New mayor more lad than lord
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New mayor more lad than lord
Sinn Féin has created history in Belfast by electing the city's youngest ever lord mayor. Councillor Niall Ó Donnghaile, who is 25, became the city...
Cross border cancer deal
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Cross border cancer deal
Plans for a cross-border radiotherapy unit at Altnagelvin Hospital in Derry have been given the go-ahead by the North's new health minister. Edwin ...
There's earmarks  and there's Iremarks
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There's earmarks and there's Iremarks
The change of heart by Congressman Peter King with regard to the International Fund for Ireland has caused a stir on Capitol Hill. No surprise. the...
McKenna's marathon was some dry run
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McKenna's marathon was some dry run
Dan McKenna, a 23-year-old marathon running enthusiast and global banking operations analyst at Morgan Stanley recently completed the grueling Atac...
Markey speaks at IIIC gathering
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Markey speaks at IIIC gathering
Boston --- Drawing on his own Irish immigrant roots, Congressman Edward Markey spoke about the struggles and successes of immigrants, both historic...
TV kicks off summer with 'Rockaway' documentary
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TV kicks off summer with 'Rockaway' documentary
"The Bungalows of Rockaway," which was first shown in 2010, will be screened on THIRTEEN/WNET on both Saturday (12:00) and Sunday (2:30) afternoons...
Double Bay State McManus memoir launch
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Double Bay State McManus memoir launch
Boston will host back-to-back launches for the recently released memoir, "My American Struggle for Justice in Northern Ireland" penned by Fr. Sean ...
AOH hosts Montgomery  Irish festival
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AOH hosts Montgomery Irish festival
This weekend, June 3, 4 and 5, the Ancient Order of Hibernians Notre Dame Division will host its annual Montgomery County Irish Festival at Saint M...
'Kruise' embarks June 8
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'Kruise' embarks June 8
Project Children, the organization that brings Catholic and Protestant kids from Northern Ireland spend time with American families is gearing up f...
Apple show's ripples reach Sugar Loaf
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Apple show's ripples reach Sugar Loaf
Sometimes a chain of seemingly unrelated and accidental events culminate in the most remarkable of coincidences. Some call it serendipity. In recen...
30 years on, remembering the hunger strikers
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30 years on, remembering the hunger strikers
Marking the 30th anniversary, Friends of Sinn Féin recently hosted a discussion of the 1980/1981 hunger strikes, at Rosie O'Grady's Manhattan Club ...

 

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