Archive for September, 2012

Letter from the Editor: Ohio Irish American News October issue

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

At Pittsburgh Irish Fest, I had a great auld conversation with a photographer I admire very much, for his skill, his passion, his perseverance. He and his wife have had numerous struggles, and I could sense his sense of peril, and wondering at the legacy he would leave. The conversation was great, because it will […]

What to Do this Weekend

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

What2Do: Fri: WalkingCane@TheHarp Cruisin ‪@pjmcintyres IslandDoctor@Sullys MattJohnsonDuelingPianos ‪@HooleyHouse LochErie ‪@WestSideIA What2Do: Sat: gsHarper@TheHarp, VelvertShake @pjmcintyres DearJimmyBand @croaghpatricks VinegarHill @LogansIrishPub AbbeyRodeo @HooleyHouse What2Do: Sun: ChrisAllen @StoneMad, KellyWright@Treehouse CraicBros @Sullys

Ohio Irish American News: A Story from this Month’s Issue: Talking to the Children, by Niamh O’Sullivan

Monday, September 24th, 2012

TALKING TO THE CHILDREN by Niamh O’Sullivan I am honoured to be assisting Maurice O’Keeffe of the Irish Life and Lore Series on his 1916 – 2016 project of interviewing as many as possible of the surviving relations of men and women who took part in Ireland’s Revolutionary years. Maurice has been interviewing people throughout […]

AND We’re off – issue #70 of the Ohio Irish American News has gone to print. Here comes October!

Monday, September 24th, 2012

AND We’re off – issue #70 of the Ohio Irish American News has gone to print. Here comes October!

Ohio Irish American News A Story from this Month’s Issue: Real Ireland:

Sunday, September 23rd, 2012

Ohio Irish American News A Story from this Month’s Issue: Real Ireland: Real Ireland: IRISH INGREDIENTS…..THE SECRET TO TASTE I have been living in the United States for sixteen years now and in all that time I have endured the jokes, sarcasm, ridicule, social media comments and even taunting from a FOX talk radio host […]

Ohio Irish American News: A Story from this Month’s Issue: Owens Sports

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Ohio Irish American News: A Story from this Month’s Issue … Owens Harpo’s SportsCafe Owens Sports Katie Brings Home the Gold Ireland’s Katie Taylor was everyone’s favorite to win the gold medal in her Olympic boxing event. It was hers to lose. She did us all proud in winning the grandest prize of them all […]

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Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Do not lead, I may not follow; Do not follow, I may not lead; walk beside, me, and together, oh what we will achieve! www.twitter.com/jobjr

Ohio Irish American News: A Story from this Month’s Issue … Illuminations: Tory Island and the Wasp By: J. Michael Finn

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Tory Island and the Wasp By: J. Michael Finn The sinking of the British warship HMS Wasp just off the south coast of Tory Island has never been solved. It occurred on September 22, 1844 and remains a mystery today. First, a little background: Tory Island is one of Ireland’s least visited islands, and lies […]

Ohio Irish American News: A Story from this Month’s Issue: Commemorative Jersey & the All-Ireland Final Sunday.

Friday, September 21st, 2012

The 2013 Cleveland Gaelic Games Commemorative Jersey The North American Gaelic Games Finals will be held in Cleveland over Labor Day weekend 2013. To mark this special event the local organizing committee, led by IAN Ohio columnist Mark Owens, has released a special edition jersey, produced by the Irish sports company O’Neill’s, who have been […]