Archive for February, 2014

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

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

What’s going on this weekend, from your Ohio Irish American News: Friday: Top O the Tower Benefit honoring Fr. Bob Begin, @LaCentre @ChrisAllen@The The Harp CatsonHoliday@FlatIron Marys Lane@Pj McIntyre’s Austin Walkin’ Cane Flannery’s Pub NoStrangersHere@IrishAmericanClubEastSide HighStrungIrishBandSully’s Irish Pub JinxThe Hooley House Flanagan’s Wake – ClevelandPlayhouseSquare TeenTheatre@BeckCenterfortheArts SchoolGBirlCrushThe Hooley House – Brooklyn Sat: BastardBeardedIrishmen@IACES Flanagan’sWake@PlayhouseSquare HooleyHouseWestlake […]

March Issue of the Ohio Irish American News Hits the Streets Thursday

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

March issue of the Ohio Irish American News hits the streets tomorrow ~ with fantastic highlights of March/St. Pat’s news, events, history and Shenanigans! Our cover features Ciaran Sheehan, performing with the Cleveland Pops March 15th at Severance Hall. The largest issue in our 7+ year history, it is packed with fun. Where do you […]

2014 United Irish Societies 2014 / 147th Annual Cleveland St. Patricks Day Parade Honorees

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

The bio of the parade honorees, Andrew Dever, Bridie Joyce, John O’Brien Jr and Mark Owens can be found here: http://bit.ly/1grrkgR 

What’s going on tonite and Sunday, from your Ohio Irish American News

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Saturday: UFC150@HooleyHouseB @KrisitneJackson@The Harp Festivus@Pj BarFlys@Flannerys SirensHappy@ShamrockClub TheNewBarleycorn@Sullys UFC150@HHM Flanagan’s Wake@PalyhouseSquare BradyCampbellSchoolofDanceFundraiser@Pjs 4-8 Sunday: ChrisAllen@StoneMad MarchingPractice@WSIA Add Yours: If you don’t send em, we can’t print em! “Follow me where I go, what I do and who I know; www.songsandstories.net www.ianohio.com www.clevelandirish.org www.twitter.com/jobjr www.twitter.com/365Irish www.twitter.com/cleveland_irish www.facebook.com/OhioIrishAmericanNews www.facebook.com/Cleveland-Irish www.linkedin.com/in/jobjr/ http://songsandstories.net/myblog/feed/

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

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Friday: SeanKeane@Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati PitchthePeat@The Harp BluesChronicles@TheFlatIron DJCarl&Karaoke@Pj McIntyre’s Kristine Jackson@Flannery’s Pub Solas@CuyahogaValleyNational Park MadMacs@IrishAmericanClubEastSide CraicBrothers@Sully’s Irish Pub Flanagan’s Wake – Cleveland@PlayhouseSquare Saturday: UFC150@The Hooley House – Brooklyn @KristineJackson@The Harp Festivus@PjMcIntyre’s BarFlys@Flannerys SirensHappy@ShamrockClub The New Barleycorn@Sullys UFC150@The Hooley House Flanagan’s Wake@PlayhouseSquare BurkeSchoolofDanceFundraiser@Pjs 4-8 Sunday: ChrisAllen @STONE MAD PUB, RESTAURANT AND BOCCE MarchingPractice@TheWestSideIrishAmericanClub […]

Ireland Past & Present: A Story from this Month’s Issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Ireland Past & Present: The Principal Offender By Niamh O’Sullivan I frequently drive the Famine Road here in Callan. A ‘public works’ road, it is a haunting relic of that catastrophic time when Ireland lost roughly one quarter of her population in six years. In 2011, I visited the new museum in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, enthralled. […]

Can you Believe it ~ Only 150 Days Until the 32nd Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Can You Believe it? It is ONLY 150 days until the 32nd Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival!!!! Who’s comin? Oh, you mean who’s appearing at The Fest? (To Date): Ronan Tynan The High Kings Eileen Ivers Dervish Scythian The StepCrew Damien Dempsey Bernadette Ruddy Malachi Cush Marys Lane Black 47 The New Barleycorn Dermot Henry […]

Owens Sports ~ Rugby – Six Nations Championships: A Story from this Month’s Issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Owens Sports Rugby – Six Nations Championships The annual European rugby international tournament, better known as the Six Nations Championship, kicks into gear this month with the first matches taking place February 1st, when current champions Wales will play host to Italy. The Welsh team is looking to make history by becoming the 1st team […]

Journey to the top of the Green World

Monday, February 17th, 2014

What a mighty journey – Cleveland to Clearwater to Miami to Ocho Rois to Costa Maya to Miami to Chicago, back home to Cleveland, and immersion in the March issue of the Ohio Irish American News, topped off by the Guinness Perfect Pour Competition last night. There is a Ridiculous amount of fantastic music and memory […]

Doing My Bit for Ireland: A Story from this Month’s Issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Illuminations: “Doing My Bit for Ireland” By: J. Michael Finn Throughout Easter Week 1916, women often faced the same dangers as did the men, risking their lives so that Ireland could be free. One such interesting person of the Rebellion was Margaret Skinnider. Margaret was born on April 5, 1892 to Irish parents in the […]