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In Moneygall, of all places
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In Moneygall, of all places
The County Offaly village that will host President Barack Obama during his visit to Ireland next month was at the center of a security scare last w...
Irish aid mom takes stumble in her stride
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Irish aid mom takes stumble in her stride
Leitrim mother of two, Sinead Wain, started work with the Irish aid agency GOAL in the stricken Haitian capital, Port-au-Prince just a few weeks ag...
Little left after monthly bills
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Little left after monthly bills
Roughly a fifth of the population of the Republic is counting its pennies once the monthly bills are paid, this according to shocking new figures c...
Irish effort is praised by lenders
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Irish effort is praised by lenders
The first review of Ireland's €85 billion international rescue plan has concluded the Irish government has met its fiscal targets by "a comfortable...
Waterfront priest profiled in Irish-language doc
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Waterfront priest profiled in Irish-language doc
New York waterfront campaigner the Rev. John Corridan S.J. is the subject of a documentary to be broadcast on the Irish-language television station...
Sligo village hoping for its own VIP visitor
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Sligo village hoping for its own VIP visitor
Sligo - Both the U.S. president and the queen of England are due in Ireland in May but the village of Riverstown in County Sligo may have its own h...
Council's Quinn presents Kelly with Manton award
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Council's Quinn presents Kelly with Manton award
The New York City Council recently held its annual Irish heritage and culture event at the offices of Mutual of America on Park Avenue in Manhattan...
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...

 

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