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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...
So will queen and president lure visitors?
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So will queen and president lure visitors?
Queen Elizabeth and President Obama have said their goodbyes, leaving a warm afterglow in their respective wakes. Now Irish tourism chiefs are hopi...
US Airways launches Charlotte route
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US Airways launches Charlotte route
US Airways has opened up a new Charlotte, North Carolina service to Dublin that will augment its existing flights to Ireland out of Philadelphia. T...
Economic growth on hold
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Economic growth on hold
Predictions of even modest growth in the Irish economy this year have been dampened by the latest assessment from the Organization for Economic Coo...
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 ...
Real diplomacy begins at the street level
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Real diplomacy begins at the street level
On a recent Sunday, while speaking to the Vatican's ambassador to the United States, Archbishop Pietro Sambi, we discussed the importance of peace ...
That Obama pint drinking image was good, but . . .
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That Obama pint drinking image was good, but . . .
The photo-op was inevitable. And for many who saw it, it very likely prompted a smile. There they were, the president and first lady of the United ...
A long road ahead
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A long road ahead
Well the presidential and royal parties have both departed Irish shores, though it's fair to say that there is something of a warm afterglow that w...
Nature's wrath
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Nature's wrath
The tornadoes that have been late causing terror and devastation in the nation's heartland have been frightening reminders of our vulnerability. Al...
McCabes: A family of thoroughbreds
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McCabes: A family of thoroughbreds
Professor James McCabe, (no relation), is a scion of an exceptionally accomplished family with an extraordinary tradition of service to the nation ...

 

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