Archive for January, 2014

Blowin’ In: Threshold: A Story from this Month’s Issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Friday, January 24th, 2014

Blowin’ In: Threshold By Susan Mangan “Though there was nothing in particular about the knocker on the door . . . Scrooge saw in the knocker, not a knocker, but Marley’s face.” (“A Christmas Carol,” by Charles Dickens) Through the power of pen and vision, nineteenth-century author Charles Dickens sought to awaken the population as […]

What’s Going on this weekend, from your Ohio Irish American News

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

What’s Going on this weekend, from your Ohio Irish American News Friday: Flanagan’s Wake – ClevelandPlayhouseSquareVelvet ShakeThe Hooley House – Brooklyn, SamBecketExhibitIrish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati, Kristine JacksonThe Harp, JoeRolin@FlatIron, TopHatBlack@ West Park Station, BarFlysFlannery’s Pub, MadMacs@IrishAmericanClubEastSide, The High Strung Irish Folk Band Wadsworth, OhioSully’s Irish Pub, AbbeyNormalThe Hooley House, BrendanBurtBandJohn Mullarkey’s Sat: Irish […]

St. Colman’s Update: A Story from this Month’s Issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

St. Colman Update By Dan Coughlin When Father Bob Begin struck a deal with Cleveland Bishop Richard Lennon that allowed him to remain for one more year as pastor of St. Colman Parish, there was no pouting or grieving. “It’s good,” Father Begin said while tidying up the altar one recent Sunday after the 11 […]

Chicago, Chicago, Comin’ to see you …

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Chicago, Chicago .. An Irish Literary Evening … with … ME! Monday, February 10th 7:00p.m. at McNally’s Irish Pub Dinner, Reading, wit and wisdom. Hope you will join us, hope you will share so others will join us too. “Follow me where I go, what I do and who I know; O’Bent Enterprises includes: www.songsandstories.net   www.ianohio.com […]

The Emigrant Flame: A Story from this Month’s Issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Our Cover: The Emigrant Flame The Emigrant Flame is on the quayside in the picturesque and traditional Irish town of New Ross, Co. Wexford. Located in the south east of Ireland, The Emigrant Flame sits alongside the Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience, which has been recounting the Irish Famine Emigrant story since it first opened in […]

The Green Season is Coming: Are You Ready?

Monday, January 20th, 2014

The Green Season is nearly upon us. The March issue, our largest of the year, is now under construction. The Ohio Irish American News is a great targeted format to promote your St. Patrick’s season event(s), offer congratulations to club or organization honorees in your community and to show your support for the Irish community […]

Inner View of Press and Policy Makers making a difference in our community; A Story from this Month’s Issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Inner View of Press and Policy Makers making a difference in our community Inner View: Denise Dufala An Emmy Award winning journalist, anchor and family woman, North Olmsted born and raised Denise Dufala thrives on her Irish roots, community causes that touch her heart and the rebirth of Cleveland. She has sung all over Cleveland, […]

What’s Going on this Weekend: from your Ohio Irish American News

Friday, January 17th, 2014

What’s Going on 2Nite: from your Ohio Irish American News 15th Annual Visitation Home Reunion Dance @StClarence TopDog@The Hooley House – Brooklyn, PitchthePeat @The Harp, Donal OShaughnessy@Flat Iron Cafe, DJ @Pj McIntyre’s, Jim & Quinn HH @West Park Station, Brent Kirby@Flannery’s Pub, MaryAgnesKennedy@Irish Irish American Club East Side, Inc, DonegalDoggs@Sully’s Irish Pub, Marys Lane@The Hooley […]

Contest! See Neil Byrne and Ryan Kelly (Celtic Thunder) FREE

Monday, January 13th, 2014

CONTEST *** CONTEST *** CONTEST *** The Mighty Neil Byrne and Ryan Kelly (Celtic Thunder) are bringing their “Acoustic by Candlelight” show to The Winchester Music Hall in Lakewood/Cleveland on February 3rd 2014. Here is a bit more detail on the show: http://www.acousticbycandlelight.com/lakewood-cleveland-oh/ CONTEST Details: The Ohio Irish American News wants to hear your story […]

St. Jarlath’s GFC Year End Party

Sunday, January 12th, 2014

Great night last night as Cleveland St. Jarlath’s wrapped up a very successful 2013 campaign by winning the North American County Board National Championship at the GAA NACB Finals,over Labor Day weekend, held this year in Cleveland. Last night at Plank Road Tavern, they recognized the people, past and present, that made the year so […]