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Jordan makes it 60
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Jordan makes it 60
By Irish Echo Staff Fr. Brian Jordan has made his sixty. The New York-based Franciscan priest notched up his sixtieth marathon Monday when he compl...
Some Newcastle fans still prefer style over substance
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Some Newcastle fans still prefer style over substance
By Dave Hannigan It says much about the bizarre nature of professional football that Chris Hughton's fine achievement in leading Newcastle United b...
Return of the Tudors
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Return of the Tudors
By Eileen Murphy Long before the Windsors became tabloid fodder for their lively personal dramas, the world was fascinated by the travails of anoth...
Volcano forces Bagatelle tour cancellation
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Volcano forces Bagatelle tour cancellation
By Irish Echo Staff As a result of disruptions to flights caused by the Icelandic volcano eruption, Liam Reilly and Bagatelle have been forced to c...
Irish Echo Digital Edition subscription prices
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Irish Echo Digital Edition subscription prices
Beginning with the April 28, 2010 issue, the digital edition will be available by subscription. With our state-of-the-art digital subscription, you...
Dis-ash-terous
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Dis-ash-terous
By Ray O'Hanlon Ashes more ashes, dust to bust. That about sums up the situation facing airlines, the transatlantic travel industry, huge numbers o...
Waiting for Aer Lingus to take them home again
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Waiting for Aer Lingus to take them home again
By Eileen Murphy For Irish Echo Classified Manager Tracey Quilligan, a quick trip home to Cavan last week was a long-awaited treat: in addition to ...
Speakers stranded
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Speakers stranded
By Peter McDermott Two speakers at last Saturday's Glucksman Ireland House seminar are among those who have been stranded in New York in recent day...
Glucksman event asks: who are the Irish?
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Glucksman event asks: who are the Irish?
By Peter McDermott Trinity College Professor Dan Bradley used to think of medieval Ireland as a rather sedate place, something like the 1950s. “In ...
Honoring a giant
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Honoring a giant
By Peter McDermott Former courts reporter Guy Sterling is normally a quiet-spoken man. But get him onto the topic of Justice William J. Brennan Jr....
Schumer pledges action at Queens ILIR meeting
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Schumer pledges action at Queens ILIR meeting
By Ray O'Hanlon "I think we're in a good place right now, the best place in a few years." Bruce Morrison was finishing up on a positive note on a n...
Limerick crash out of Div. 1 after 31-pt margin of defeat
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Limerick crash out of Div. 1 after 31-pt margin of defeat
By Kieran Rooney Player power was at the heart of matters over the weekend. At Congress level, the seemingly inevitable decision was made to offici...
McDowell runs close in China
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McDowell runs close in China
By John Manley After failing to make the cut at the Masters, Graeme McDowell literally went to the other side of the world, as in China. One kink i...
Duddy signs contract for June 26 fight in Texas
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Duddy signs contract for June 26 fight in Texas
By Jay Mwamba John Duddy's June 26 "Latin Fury" headliner with undefeated Mexican starlet Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. was finalized last week after the...
Saw Doctors return to U.S.
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Saw Doctors return to U.S.
By Eileen Murphy The Saw Doctors, one of my all-time favorite bands, is finally returning to the U.S. for a brief tour of the East Coast. The Tuam-...