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Continental gives Shannon a lift
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Continental gives Shannon a lift
Continental currently operate a daily year round service from Shannon to its Newark hub and from there a wide range of connecting flights throughou...
In Boston, a Haitian-Irish story
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In Boston, a Haitian-Irish story
"I'm doing double duty right now," said the Boston Irish Reporter's managing editor Bill Forry, referring to his journalism and to the humanitarian...
Buckley on familiar, tortured ground
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Buckley on familiar, tortured ground
Many of his age might be thinking of retirement, Buckley, hale and hearty, got on a plane to go to the center of a maelstrom: Port-au-Prince, Haiti...
Irish government, aid agencies, respond to Haiti disaster
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Irish government, aid agencies, respond to Haiti disaster
The technical team, which will be drawn from Irish Aid, the Irish government's program for overseas development, will initially be charged with ass...
A worthwhile gathering
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A worthwhile gathering
This was the Obama administration's broadest outreach to date and the response was indeed appropriate. There were few empty chairs in the briefing ...
Haiti's agony
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Haiti's agony
But this week we are distracted by events on another island. And rightly so. Haiti's history mirrors that of Ireland in some respects. The Haitians...
Cowen gives ground on inquiry into bank mess
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Cowen gives ground on inquiry into bank mess
Cowen had taken view that there was an onus on the government to prioritize its work towards a stable banking system rather than divert resources i...
Three out of six for T2
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Three out of six for T2
But thus far, only three of the six transatlantic carriers that fly out of Dublin have signed up for T2. American Airlines and Continental Airlines...
Artist N
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Artist N
David McDermott, of McDermott & McGough fame, suggested to Rose Burlingham that she take in the work of a young painter at the Kevin Kavanagh Galle...
Not quite a 'Home' run
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Not quite a 'Home' run
A few years ago, a well-known Broadway actress was playing the female lead in a show in which her character was killed off at the end of the first ...
Trad's perfect ten
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Trad's perfect ten
Often crossing generational lines, hard-core fans of Irish traditional music continue to purchase CD's with technology-defying persistence, even th...
Irish respond to Haiti disaster
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Irish respond to Haiti disaster
The technical team, which will be drawn from Irish Aid, the Government's program for overseas development, will initially be charged with assessing...
Battle for Kennedy's heats up
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Battle for Kennedy's heats up
In a feisty debate Monday night at the Boston campus of the University of Massachusetts, moderated by CNN analyst David Gergen, Massachusetts, Atto...
Freezing for a good cause
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Freezing for a good cause
Over 300 brave bathers took part in last weekend's Polar Plunge on the Jersey Shore in Sea Bright organized by the AOH Patrick Torphy Division 2 of...
Robocopped
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Robocopped
First Minister Peter Robinson has been forced to stand down from his post for six weeks after a week of scandal surrounding his wife's private life...