Ireland

The 2014 Irish national baseball team (photo courtesy of Baseball United Foundation)

New York Group Tries To Help Irish Baseball Score Big

John Fitzgerald’s group helps kids and adults in Ireland play baseball by sending over donations and expertise.

03/17/2015

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5 Reasons To Visit Ireland For St. Patrick’s Day

No one knows how to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day better than the Irish. That is why you will want to make a trip over the pond and experience this green holiday with those who love all things related to St. Patrick’s Day, including the green beer.

03/10/2015

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Most Popular Destination Wedding Locations

Planning a destination wedding offers couples the opportunity to plan a unique wedding where they can say “I do” in front of a breathtaking background. All of these locations offer unique venues, luxurious resorts and beautiful settings.

08/29/2014

Alisha Jordan (credit: Personal Photo)

Irish Tourist To Undergo Surgery After Vicious Brick Attack In The Bronx

Alisha Jordan came to play Gaelic football in a local woman’s league, but she now faces painful reconstructive surgery on her face after being the victim of a violent attack.

07/19/2012

New York Irish Center - Queens, NY (file / credit: New York Irish Center)

Stories From Main Street: Long Island City, Yonkers Reveal New Wave Of Irish Immigrants

he Irish in New York. The story pre-dates the founding of the United States and it is still being written today.

03/12/2012

Brendan Riordan and Yolanda Vega - Yonkers, NY - Feb 10, 2012 (credit: Al Jones / 1010 WINS)

Lucky Irishman Brendan Riordan Wins New York Lottery

28-year-old Brendan Riordan, a native son of Cavan (yes, Cavan, Ireland), had been playing the New York Lottery with the money he was saving having given up cigarettes – and he’s won big!

02/10/2012

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Tourist In NYC Charged With Raping Young Woman Near Columbia University

Damien McGuinness, a 22-year-old bartender from Ireland, has been arraigned and is being held on $5,000 bail on a charge of rape.

08/12/2011

Ellis Island is seen from Liberty State Park - Jersey City, NJ - Oct 11, 2009 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Stories From Main Street: Queens, NY

After a man died and it took over a week for anyone to notice, the Gallagher Initiative was created to keep track of the aging Irish in Queens.

03/14/2011