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