Archive for October, 2012

Ohio Irish American News November Issue Hits the Streets Tomorrow

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

November issue of the Ohio Irish American News hits the streets tomorrow. Pick up your copy at over 240 locations in and around Ohio

#Frankenstorm #Sandy

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

#Frankenstorm #Sandy: We are working with all of our public and private partners to ensure we can respond to any situations. If it’s safe, consider removing light debris (like branches/leaves) from storm drains to help assist your areas in drainage. Avoid any unnecessary travel. Do not drive through water. A car can stop functioning in […]

Glass Stained Windows

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Glass Stained Windows by John O’Brien, Jr. Flowers are romance, like diamonds in the rough earth that they grow in reds, blues, yellows and hybrids Is love a hybrid of hopes, dreams and realities? Ironys; feelings held back for fear of frightening? Chasing doesn’t mean catching and catching superficially can soon leave you with nothing […]

Ohio Irish American News: A Story from this Month’s Issue ~ Blowin In

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Blowin’ In: A Charm for Luck By Susan Mangan At our Catholic elementary school, families are asked to assist with weekly bingo in the parish hall. Over the years, I have come to recognize the regulars. When I work in the kitchen, I know that Josie likes her grilled cheese toasted lightly rather than burnt […]

Window Without Mold

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Window Without Mold Yesterday, I shared dinner with a group called Ohio Bloggers. They are what they say they are, and more. Support and ideas, and eventually, friendship, yield more support and more ideas. Inspiring, tipping and tripping, lead and push writers on What to write, how to write it, and other things you never […]

Ohio Irish American News: A Story from this Month’s Issue ~ Terry from Derry: My Cosmetic Life

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

My cosmetic life by Terry Boyle Having had my fill of reality shows, I am beginning to despair over what we have produced as a mirror of our so-called life. It used to be that our escape was a soap opera, a movie, something removed from what we thought of as the real life. And, […]

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

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

A LETTER FROM IRELAND…Cathal Liam The time is nigh; the hour is here. I’m finally off to Ireland and France. Heading to the airport, I can only recall the hours spent recovering from knee surgery dreaming of the day when I’d be heading back across the water. I’ve postponed the journey twice. Once because of […]

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

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

Real Ireland, by Rachel Gaffney Thursday August 30th, my second day in Dublin. I had co-ordinated a day trip for 500 U.S and Canadian High School students, including my own sons football team, the day before, and this evening was my one and only evening with my husband to spend alone. We were hungry. Ireland […]

Ohio Irish American News: A Story from this Month’s Issue: The Dublin Bombings in WWII

Sunday, October 21st, 2012

The Dublin Bombing Raid By: J. Michael Finn Many people believe that the declaration of neutrality prevented Ireland from experiencing the death and destruction of the war. Under the leadership of Eamon de Valera, Ireland remained neutral during World War II, this did not keep the war away from its shores. The fact is that […]

Whats going on this weekend?

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Fri 19th: WalkingCane@TheHarp DonalOShaughnessy@FlatIron TimeWarp@PJ’s PunchtheClown@WPStation LochErie@IACES TradSession@LogansIrishPub JimGill@Sullys CarlosJones@HooleyHouse PubQuiz@WSIA PatShepard@Mullarkeys Sat20th: Fior Gael@TheHarp VictoryHighway@PJ’s DOnalOshaughnessy@Sullys JeffSoukupBand@HoooelyHouse Michael Crawley@WSIA DanMcCoy@Mullarkeys Sun21st: WalkingCane@Treehouse Browns WKNR PregameShow@PJ’s