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Irish Presidents' letters are treasure trove Irish Presidents' letters are treasure trove
What makes someone pick up a pen and write a letter to a President? The motivations of letter-writers are as varied as their hand-writing, it turns...
A Donated Proclamation A Donated Proclamation
Pic of Day: University College Cork has been gifted a first issue copy of the 1916 Proclamation of the Irish Republic. The copy known to have been ...
Great team performance by Waterford Great team performance by Waterford
Waterford 0-25 Westmeath 1-15 The venerable Roman poet Horace once proclaimed that a good start was half the battle. Though Westmeath got a great s...
Schumer Warns Against  Amnesty Legislation, Protocol Moves Schumer Warns Against Amnesty Legislation, Protocol Moves
As the European Union began a course of legal action against the British government over its proposed changes to the Northern Ireland Protocol, U.S...
O'SHEA: Looking At Immigration and Replacement Theories
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O'SHEA: Looking At Immigration and Replacement Theories
The economic and political impact of immigrants and refugees on American lives has become a lightning-rod issue, sparking strong feelings on both s...
EDITORIAL: Rory's Rip Roaring Riposte
Opinion
EDITORIAL: Rory's Rip Roaring Riposte
We are continually told that we are living in an increasingly polarized country and indeed world. Sports, we are repeatedly told, is a means of bri...
Glynn aiming for MSG win Glynn aiming for MSG win
Galway transplant Brian Glynn shoots for his second Ring Masters title Thursday night at Madison Square Garden’s Hulu Theater when he meets Matthew...
Participation is key for CIAW Participation is key for CIAW
Folks, lots of cool local stuff to talk about this week, so let’s get right into it! This year the Catskills Irish Arts Week is back and running at...
McIlroy retains Canadian Open McIlroy retains Canadian Open
Frequently has it been said about Rory McIlroy that when he’s at full command of his game, there is nobody better. That certainly appeared to be th...
12 Minute Phone Call Defines a Deepening Divide  12 Minute Phone Call Defines a Deepening Divide 
It was a phone call like few others in the realm of Anglo-Irish relations thus far this century. During a twelve-minute telephone conversation on M...
Clarke Remembered in Suffolk County Clarke Remembered in Suffolk County
Pic of Day: AOH Suffolk County Board recently held their annual remembrance and wreath laying at the site of the farmland purchased in 1906 by Thom...
Kerry to meet Mayo in quarters Kerry to meet Mayo in quarters
Now for some real action! Those of you who felt there was too much pussy-footing around with Dublin and Kerry remaining untested in their provinces...
Tall tales & true, plus rousing music Tall tales & true, plus rousing music
Gathering once again at their new venue, the Ellington, corner of 105th St & B’way, Irish American Writers & Artists drew a happy and responsive cr...
WATCH: A Tony For 'Paradise Square' WATCH: A Tony For 'Paradise Square'
Pic of Day: "Paradise Square," in part written by Larry Kirwan, saw Joaquina Kalukango winning the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical...
Irish Champions feted at NYC awards
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Irish Champions feted at NYC awards
Irish Community Champions from across the nation were toasted at the Irish Community Champions Awards hosted by the Irish Echo in New York last nig...