Archive for June, 2014

Been Hearing About Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival? What’s to see …

Monday, June 30th, 2014

32nd Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival July 18, 19, 20, 2014 Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, Berea, OH Ireland is Calling You … to Cleveland. The 32nd Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival takes place at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea, Ohio July 18, 19 & 20, 2014. Over 100 singers, dancers and performers on three indoor […]

20 things to do this weekend!

Friday, June 27th, 2014

20 Things to do this Weekend: From your Ohio Irish American News HAPPY Summer! Friday 6/27 CharlieintheBomx The Hooley House – Brooklyn PitchthePeat The Harp Austin Walkin’ Cane Flannery’s Pub TheOtherBrothers Sully’s Irish Pub CarlosJones The Hooley House – Westlake BrendanBurtBandJohn Mullarkey’s Usual Suspects Hooley House – Mentor Brother Crowe Hooligans Irish Pub, Put-in-Bay Monica […]

The Day of the Detour

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

THE DAY OF THE DETOUR a story from this month’s issue of the Ohio Irish American News By Dick Lardie “I don’t know, Dick, what do you want to do today?” “I don’t know Tony, what do you want to do?” It was about the tenth time we had said that. Tony was dragging a […]

Ireland’s Calling you; 4 Weeks from Today

Friday, June 20th, 2014

Ireland is calling you … to Cleveland! 32nd Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival is EXACTLY 4 weeks away. Are you ready for some Scythian? SCYTHIAN, WASHINGTON, DC Named after Ukrainian nomads, Scythian (sith-ee-yin) merges Irish, gypsy, and Americana with thunderous energy, technical zest, and soulful songwriting, beckoning crowds into a barn-dance rock concert experience. Celebrating […]

15 Things to do this Weekend:

Friday, June 20th, 2014

15 Things to do this Weekend: From your Ohio Irish American News HAPPY Summer! Friday 6/20 JukeboxHeroes The Hooley House – Brooklyn Golf Outing Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati Kristine Jackson The Harp The New Barleycorn Flannery’s Pub TheOtherBrothers Sully’s Irish Pub MattJohnsonDuelingPianoThe Hooley House – Westlake Pyrate FestVI wPerry’sRevenge The815’s Hooligans Irish Pub, […]

Illuminations: Maud Gonne: “She Had the Walk of a Queen”; a story from this month’s issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Illuminations: Maud Gonne: “She Had the Walk of a Queen” By:  J. Michael Finn Cathleen Ni Houlihan (In Irish: Caitlín Ní Uallacháin, or literally, “Cathleen, Daughter of Houlihan”) is a mythical symbol and emblem of Irish nationalism found in literature, art and song, representing the personification of Ireland as a woman. Cathleen Ni Houlihan is sometimes […]

25 Things to do This Weekend;

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

25 Things to do This Weekend; from your Ohio Irish American News HAPPY Summer! Friday 6/13 Austin Walkin’ Cane The Harp Sunrise Joes Stampers Bar Caliber The Hooley House – Brooklyn Kristine Jackson Flannery’s Pub ThemusicMen Sully’s Irish Pub MadMacs Irish American Club East Side, Inc EricButler John Mullarkey’s BiginJapan Hooley House – Mentor BreakfastClubThe […]

What’s going on this Weekend: From your Ohio Irish American News

Saturday, June 7th, 2014

What’s going on this Weekend: From your Ohio Irish American News Saturday 6/7 PorterSharks @TheHarp Barflies @Flannerys AnIrishWake w/TheTerriers @IrishAmericanClubEastSide after 5:00 Mass TomEvanchuck @SullysIrishPub Dulahan Logan’s Irish Pub TheWesties @StampersBar KevinMcCarthy @Mull BonfiglioandSun@HooliganSPutinBay Sunday 6/8 HAPPY Summer! Chris Allen @ Treehouse Bar GAA SrFootballChampionship @PJ McIntyres Irish Pub 9am Roscommon/LeitrimvsMayo 11am DublinvsWicklow/Laois Cleveland St […]

What’s Going on this Weekend? From Your Ohio Irish American News

Friday, June 6th, 2014

What’s going on this Weekend: From your Ohio Irish American News Friday 6/6 Marys Lane @Avenue Taphouse IrishSessiun The Harp TheHigbees Flannery’s Pub The New Barleycorn Sully’s Irish Pub JamSammich John Mullarkey’s WhiskeyCourage Hooley House – Mentor BonfiglioandSun Hooligans Irish Pub, Put-in-Bay SchoolGirlCrushThe Hooley House – Westlake Kristine Jackson Stampers Bar RoastBeef /LakeEriePerchDinner West Side […]

Sweeney: A Song for Charlie

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Sweeney: A Song for Charlie by John O’Brien, Jr. In the earliest hours, before the dawn When dreams drift from truth to imagination I see your eyes, and I see your strength Summer brother; I’ll not forget you. Requiem; do you remember when Sunday football; Gunning, for glory Every summer you came, for work; for […]