Stories From Main Street: Yonkers Irish Community Center 'Is God's Gift To The World'St. Patrick was a missionary who led a life of charity and compassion. Those virtues can be seen in the Irish enclave along McLean Avenue in Yonkers, and not just on St. Paddy's Day.
Stories From Main Street: Long Island City, Yonkers Reveal New Wave Of Irish Immigrantshe Irish in New York. The story pre-dates the founding of the United States and it is still being written today.