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Derry musician and singer SOAK has been chosen to represent Northern Ireland at Independent Venue Week. This will celebrate the importance of independent venues in building local talent across the UK. SOAK has been a champion of Derry and its music scene since he wrote “Sea Creatures” at the age of 14, now they will …

If we are to make sense of a recent government directive – although it’s hard to find much meaning in it – then the most dangerous thing anyone under the age of 18 can do in Ireland in these times is playing a game of basketball or volleyball. Last Thursday evening, the same day that …

The death in July of Bishop Conor K Ward, former professor of social sciences at University College Dublin, marked the passing of a major contributor to the development of social science study in Ireland. Sweetness and benevolence were the words most frequently used during his funeral mass at the Sainte-Brigide church, in Cabinteely, where Bishop …

The people of Redcastle are the healthiest people in Ireland this month, according to TodayFM. The Cadbury Soundtown contest named the village of Inishowen as the winner for the month of October. In times of darkness, the people of Redcastle have focused on bringing light to their area. The Sunflower Festival in memory of John, …

Despite another difficult year for fundraising and as restrictions began to be relaxed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Anderby Creek charity handed over a check for a substantial sum of £ 5,000 at RNLI Mablethorpe on Saturday 23 October. The presentation took place at The Creek Tavern in Anderby Creek as part of the …

A small group of people from the Dingle Peninsula in West Kerry are helping to shape the power grid of the future for the whole country. They are part of a € 5 million ESB Networks project aimed at measuring the impact of a low-carbon lifestyle on the electricity system. Over the past three years, …

LONDON – Britain’s 95-year-old Queen Elizabeth II to attend UN climate conference COP26 in Glasgow, after doctors ‘advice to rest’ after overnight hospital , his Buckingham Palace office announced on Tuesday. “Her Majesty has unfortunately decided that she will no longer travel to Glasgow” for a reception on November 1, the palace said in a …

Grace Oladipo’s motivations for pursuing human rights law may have started in her childhood home in Nigeria, but they grew during her teenage years and college years in Ireland. “Human rights work is so important at this time. In a generation where rights are violated daily, it is necessary that those who will work to …

On a Cork farm she visited recently there were 53 feral cats in the colony and once sterilized, dewormed and checked for disease they were sent back to the farm. There are many other places around Cork where Maggie traps wild cats. “Cats are very specific – they will go where it is safe for …

I have passed this stop almost a hundred times. It is the same as any other stop sign in Ireland. They are all identical in shape, size and color. But this one, like the walking trail to Glenmalure Lodge in Co Wicklow, is different. My good friend Madeline just ran over to her and repeatedly …

A “disappointing” allocation of 180 million euros to the LEADER program for the period 2023-2027 has been described as “a blow to rural communities”. The Irish Local Development Network (ILDN) representing the 35 LEADER suppliers in the country expressed its “deep disappointment” with the allocation of LEADER 2023-2027 announced today (Wednesday 20 October) as part …

A youth center in north Belfast had to cancel planned Halloween activities for young people after an organization-owned minibus was destroyed in an arson attack. The vehicle was attacked on Sunday evening between 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. according to the police. Firefighters from the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) attended and contained …

If you’ve felt sick with a sore throat, headache and runny nose at any time over the past year and a half, Covid-19 was the gold standard. But with public health measures easing in many places and more people traveling, we can expect a variety of other respiratory viruses to reappear this fall. The flu …

BALLYHOURA Development welcomed the inclusion of the Ballyhoura Way and Ballyhoura Loop Walks in the government walking program. The Walks Program was launched in 2008 to facilitate the development and maintenance of major hiking trails by private landowners. This is the first time that local trails in the Ballyhoura area will be added to the …

The village of Co Tyrone in Donaghmore won first prize at the Ulster in Bloom Awards. The highly regarded annual horticultural, environmental and community competition officially recognizes the finest plant and flower displays in local towns, cities and villages. Donaghmore received the “Village” award at the awards show, recognizing the efforts of community groups like …

Gerry Adams has written a new short story book titled “Black Mountain and Other Stories” published by Brandon Press. The publication is his 18th book, an incredible number considering the life he has led and the demands of his time. There are several touching stories in the collection, particularly those set in the H blocks …

Blindness comes in many forms and can develop at any age through a variety of different eye conditions. World Sight Day (October 14) is an international awareness day, coordinated by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness in cooperation with the World Health Organization. Three members of Fight blindness, an Irish charity that funds …

Kalamazoo is one of eleven communities benefiting from a recent financial boost from Public Security. Governor Whitmer announced Monday that Michigan State Police Services will receive additional funding to boost public safety initiatives. Michigan State Police itself received the biggest boost with a grant of $ 182,328 to support de-escalation training through the Community Policing …

PROVIDED It’s October and that time of year the ghouls and creepy witches are out! The leaves turn orange and drop to the ground like flies, leaving the branches bare and unnerving on a cold, moonless night. Grab your blankets, cozy socks, and plush toys, and jump under the covers for these deliciously spooky books. …

Accordionist Tony MacMahon has passed away at the age of 82. President Michael D Higgins described MacMahon as “one of Ireland’s iconic musicians’ presences,” whose death would be greeted with “great sadness” by the music community. “Tony has brought the talent of a maestro to performance in so many forms, places and places,” he said. …

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., 07 Oct 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The 22nd Annual Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF) will present the largest celebration of Irish cinema in North America during its eight days (21 – 28 Oct ., 2021) in Southern California. Highlights include an Irish Showcase event, red carpet premieres, seven Irish feature films, six …

In last week’s column, I showed how the large number of Irish immigrants to Glasgow in the mid-19th century began to completely change the city and its surrounding towns. As WW Knox wrote in his History of the Scottish People: “The Irish-born population in Scotland was 126,321 out of a total of 2,620,184 in 1841, …

An East Belfast GP surgery that has been described as a ‘lifeline’ for its patients has received the Northern Ireland GP Practice Award of the Year 2021. Greenway Practice, located just off Upper Newtownards Road, has won the prestigious award from the Royal College of General Practitioners, which represents over 1,500 general practitioners across Northern …

The Newtown-based Neighborhood Network launched its new National Community Time Machine website last Friday, to showcase the intergenerational stories and creativity of County Wicklow communities. residents across the county have seen their art, photographs and words immortalized in community archives. or “time machine”. The process of creating the work is something that brought the neighbors …

County has 234 more cases There have been 16,468 cases of the coronavirus in Wood County, according to a health department update on Monday. This is an increase of 234 since Thursday. The health service updates the statistics on Mondays and Thursdays. There are an average of 46.8 cases per day. There were 241 deaths, …

They are pragmatic hairdressers who dare to face a criminal thug who terrorizes their community. And if Rachel Carey is successful, the women of new Irish comedy Deadly Cuts will soon be following The Young Offenders on the small screen. Cork’s Jock and Conor’s exploits began life as a feature film before being turned into …

Mental health must become the ‘national priority’ as Ireland moves into the next phase of the pandemic, according to a coalition of more than 50 community and voluntary sector leaders. In a letter to Taoiseach Micheál Martin on Monday, published by Mental Health Reform, industry leaders urge the government to invest an additional € 85 …

When investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova began covering the family fortune of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev – including her daughter’s control over the construction company that built a € 115million Eurovision auditorium where Jedward spent a humid night in 2012 – someone broke into her apartment and set up cameras. Whereas the state-owned telephone company came …

Tributes were paid to a man who died after an accident near Kilcoo, County Down. he collision with a vehicle occurred on Castlewellan Road in the early hours of Friday. A passenger was taken to hospital but later died. The driver of the car was also admitted for treatment. The deceased was locally named Jonathan …

Posted: Fri Oct 1, 2021, 10:04 AM Last update: Fri Oct 1, 2021, 11:06 AM New clubs encouraged to get involved as 2021 Healthy Clubs Conference (October 30) opens for registrations Renowned psychologist Dr Tony Bates will be joined by Tyrone All Ireland winner Conor Meyler and host other GAA and Healthy Clubs Ambassadors to …

Subscribe to our Policy NewsletterNY for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York The Old Order of the Hibernians (AOH) will join with Gaelic societies, Irish community groups and parishioners in the strongly Irish region of Woodlawn-McLean to hold an Irish language mass on …

A new street art project has been unveiled at Windsor Park celebrating some of the stadium’s most memorable moments. The Irish FA Foundation, the Linfield Supporters Trust, the Greater Village Regeneration Trust and the Amalgamation of Northern Ireland Supporters Clubs have joined forces for the project, which also celebrates the connection between the football teams …

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited Northern Ireland on Wednesday and met in person with a group of student nurses who they first spoke to via a video call in February. Prince william and Kate visited Londonderry for a day trip to meet young people and hear about how organizations are engaging in different …

Representatives of workers from local employment services and employment clubs will appear before an Oireachtas committee this morning to outline their concerns about a tendering process for the service by the Department of Social Protection. SIPTU and Forsa say the process will lead to possible layoffs and disruption of services as people return to work …

ASKAMORE contact note by e-mail Please send the notes for the paper to [email protected] Askamore Community Center Classes as follows. Finches Fitness – Wednesday morning: Pilates – 9 am Fitness 10 am; Suitable for everyone (over 50) 11:15 am; Fitness class Wednesday evening 7:30 p.m. Colm O’Neill Fitness – Gym opening hours Monday Friday – …

The DUP said a Green Party proposal for a Belfast declaration on the rights of nature “will give rights to trees”. At the recent Belfast Council Policy and Strategic Resources Committee (Friday, September 24), councilors passed a green motion designed to start a public conversation in the city on the growing ‘Rights of Nature’ movement …

FINN Valley AC retained the McGonagle Champions Cup after an exciting day of cross country at Stranorlar on Sunday. Images of Dermot McGranaghan Finn Valley AC won the overall award after winning the team gold medal in Girls Under 9, Boys Under 9, Girls Under 10, Girls Under 11 , boys under 11, boys under …

A man from north Belfast who has started his own black taxi tour business to provide an unbiased explanation of the issues hopes it will help people continue to be educated. Choppers Authentic Cab Tours was born out of the pandemic, starting in May 2021 after Chopper found himself in financial difficulty after getting into …

A bronze medal smile for all of Ireland for the Seepersad family Posted: Sat, Sep 25, 2021, 10:05 PM Last update: Sun Sep 26, 2021, 12:32 AM Recognized today as the “Boy from the Meath Chronicle” at the Community Games final in Carlow, seven-year-old Feidhleim Seepersad won the All Ireland Bronze Medal in County Royal. …

ARKLOW CBS contest of mind We received the good news this week that Arklow CBS has been selected as one of six schools across the country as the winner of the #mybikestory Twitter contest by Green Schools Ireland. Congratulations again to all those who participated in the National Bike Week last week and in particular …

Press play to listen to this article PORTPATRICK, Scotland – Pont Boris, we barely knew you. Boris Johnson’s grand plan to save the United Kingdom of Nations with a huge floating bridge or underground tunnel connecting Scotland and Northern Ireland appears to be a no-start – to the disappointment of enthusiastic engineers and much to …

Economy Minister Gordon Lyons today encouraged retailers, hospitality and service sectors across Northern Ireland to show their support for the High Street Support Scheme, which opens applications between the September 27 and October 25. Minister of Economy Gordon Lyons The ministry has released a digital suite of promotional material for all qualifying retail, hospitality and …

In 1941, Fredericka Martin, an American nurse, arrived on the isolated islands of Pribilof in the Bering Sea with her doctor husband. The couple had been brought to the islands by the US Fish and Wildlife Service. At Saint-Paul Island, located in the sea between Alaska and Siberia, they would provide medical services to the …

Bank of Ireland has announced that several community and arts projects in Louth and Meath will be supported by it under a new fundraising initiative. Bank of Ireland’s Begin Together funds will see more than € 825,000 in funding placed in community and arts projects across Ireland, with suicide prevention and LGBTQ + support receiving …

DUP chief Sir Jeffrey Donaldson held a meeting with an LGBT organization. He met with representatives of the Rainbow Project on Monday in Stormont. It is believed to be the first time that a DUP leader has had a meeting with an LGBT group. The engagement is the latest sign that the DUP is slowly …

The group of church leaders, which are hosting the Northern Ireland Centenary Service in St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Armagh next month, have learned for the first time that President Michael D Higgins will not be attending through media, sources said. There is also concern within the group, for security reasons, that Queen Elizabeth’s expected attendance …

Antigen testing for Covid-19 should not be used to replace existing means of mitigating the spread of the virus, the state health watchdog advised. There is “uncertainty” about the effectiveness of rapid antigen tests in screening people without symptoms, and their widespread use has significant resource implications, according to the Health Information and Quality Authority …

The Secretary General of the Financial Services Union (FSU) has called on banks to stop using Covid as an excuse to speed up main street closures. Culminating exclusively at the Belfast Telegraph, John McConnell said the reduced number of bank visits during the pandemic did not illustrate the drop in demand, but rather a reflection …

KASHA MUMIE WAS separated from her children and trafficked from Uganda to Ireland in 2016. She arrived in Ireland by boat in a van with a group of other women. When she arrived here, Kasha managed to escape her traffickers. “The first night I didn’t know I was in Ireland. I didn’t even know where …

Lebanese officials expressed outrage on Saturday after a gas utility company announced last week that it had been awarded a contract to carry out a drilling campaign for Greek energy producer Energean off the coast of northern Israel. Halliburton will work with Energean on three to five drilling and completion wells in the Karish North …

Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematorium Timothy Michael Lynch Ardmore – Lynch, Timothy Michael, 68 from Ardmore, Oklahoma, passed away on Friday, September 17, 2021, following an 18-year battle with cancer. In his last days, he was surrounded by family, friends, loving words and gestures. He was born in West Bend, WI on August 6, 1953, …

Territorials face a grim post-Christmas time as COVID restrictions keep many away from loved ones. Key points: Territorials are still not sure about their Christmas plans Isolation will be a problem as families are separated by interstate lockdowns Companies will be encouraged to keep their shoulders behind the wheel during the off-season Typically, the post-Christmas …

The Presbyterian Church of Ireland celebrated the centenary of the creation of Northern Ireland and the partition of Ireland at an event in south Belfast. The event, titled “On These Steps”, took place at the ICH Union Theological College, which 100 years ago became the first seat of the Parliament of Northern Ireland. Noting that …

SOCIAL isolation prevention groups that work with migrants, women’s educational skills and development, and interactive theater for people with disabilities are among the nearly 100 community and arts projects that receive financial support from the program. Begin Together ”from the Bank of Ireland. Over £ 700,000 is allocated to community groups, social enterprises and artist …

Reef has signed an agreement with one of Europe’s largest parking operators to transform up to 1,500 existing car parks into distribution and logistics centers for greener and more efficient last mile delivery. Announced in early September, Reef’s partnership with APCOA includes the “extensive network” of the parking operator’s facilities across the UK and Ireland …

9:30 a.m. – Maori Development Minister Willie Jackson said the vaccine rollout “has not been perfect,” acknowledging the large disparity between Maori and Pākehā vaccination rates. Only 23 percent of eligible Maori are fully immunized, compared to about 37.5 percent of eligible Pākehā, according to the last digits – 41 percent of Asians and 31.7% …

Housing activists have posted dozens of vacant and abandoned sites and buildings in Cork City to highlight the problem ahead of a ‘traveling festival of abandonment’. Scanning a QR code on the posters takes you to an open letter to Cork City Council calling for further urgent action to end the abandonment and construction of …

The government’s pledge to end the two-tier healthcare system, which had put hundreds of thousands of public patients on waiting lists, has taken a heavy blow following the resignation of the top leader and president as the head of the government. the countryside. aura Magahy, executive director of Sláintecare, the blueprint for the future of …

FARO, Portugal (AP) – Cristiano Ronaldo has become the most influential man in international football history with his 110th goal for Portugal on Wednesday. The Portugal captain scored in the 89th minute against Ireland in a World Cup qualifier, edging out former Iranian striker Ali Daei. He added a second – another header – minutes …

Posted: 6:46 PM Aug 28, 2021 By Roisin Henderson r.hender[email protected] TO SHARE THE FIGHT against fracking in Fermanagh is still in full swing, with a local MP following in her predecessor’s footsteps in trying to ban fracking in the North as local campaign groups join the quest for a worldwide ban.MP Aine Murphy, who was …

An eight-year-old boy from Co Tyrone who died of cancer has been described by his local pastor as a “special little boy”. Jake Rankin of Castlederg died in the early hours of Sunday morning after a battle with illness. At Jake’s funeral on Tuesday at St. Bestius Church in Killeter, Reverend Peter Ferguson paid tribute …

Young members of the Riverine Environmental Project in Strabane, County Tyrone made an impressive discovery last week after capturing images of a pine marten rare in the area. Seven-year-old Josh Cairns spotted an animal trail in the undergrowth and decided to place the camera, before returning 48 hours later to take pictures of the animal. …

This week, the Catholic Archbishop of Dublin, Dermot Farrell, made headlines by claiming that “the evidence for Christian belief in Ireland today” has for all intents and purposes disappeared. Farrell made the comments in an interview with Síolta (Seeds), the Maynooth National Seminar journal. Farrell painted a grim picture of declining vocations, financial free fall, …

As a wandering Irishman, learning to play the violin gave Mikie O’Shea a key to unlocking music communities across the world. “It might sound like an Irish cliché, but when it comes to meeting people from different cultures, traditional music really helps,” says the man from Cork, who now lives in Kiev, Ukraine. “I learned …

Three more deaths of patients who tested positive for Covid-19 have been reported in Northern Ireland. The health ministry said there were also 1,467 new confirmed cases in the last 24-hour reference period. A total of 2,343,361 vaccines were administered. As of Wednesday morning, there were 321 Covid-positive patients in the hospital, including 40 in …

The men in the Donagh area in County Fermanagh have used an initiative by a GAA club in the area to get people to play non-competitive sport. The GFC St Patrick’s Club in the village runs the ‘Dads and Lads’ program within the club, which allows older men and those who do not wish to …

SOMETIMES a book title just demands your attention. So I had to order Panic as the Man Burns Crumpets; The Vanishing World of the Local Journalist – an entertaining and nostalgic look at life in a local newspaper. It is indeed a dying world, as far fewer people now get their main source of information …

Chancellor Ronnie Green describes COVID-19 policies and protocols for the fall semester 2021 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and outlined upcoming vaccination opportunities. In a campus-wide email on Aug.6, Green announced policies encompassing the use of personal protection, vaccinations, and required readmission testing. Green noted that the university is working closely with the Lincoln-Lancaster County …

FÁILTE IRELAND Updated its guidelines for outdoor events following advice from the Attorney General. Earlier this week, AG Paul Gallagher informed the government that up to 200 people can attend outdoor events and gatherings. A statement released by the government noted today: “The guidelines have also been updated to allow live music and other outdoor …

Share the article Last update 4 minutes ago Ireland is known for its vast Celtic mythology, folk music, rugged landscapes and lofty castles. While it can be tempting to stay in the pub sipping a Guinness next to a peat fire, the Irish countryside has so much more to offer than just kissing the Blarney …

A group of investors, which includes tech entrepreneur and aviation enthusiast John Collison, have purchased a controlling stake in Weston Airport near Leixlip in County Kildare. Weston Airport owner Brian Conneely made the announcement this morning. Derick Walshe, a Limerick-based financier, heads the investor group including Mr. Collison, John Brennan, Catherine Greene, Gerald Dundon. The …

Organizers of a multicultural football tournament this weekend said it would help bring young people together. he former Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand’s founding partnered with refugee and migrant communities in Northern Ireland to host a youth leadership football event in Co Armagh on Sunday. Fifteen young people from the Syrian community will be in …

People were openly crying as they arrived at the Islamic Cultural Center of Ireland (ICCI) in Clonskeagh in Dublin for the start of the Eid al-Adha celebrations. none had seen other members of the Muslim community since the start of the pandemic and hearing the call to prayer coming from the complex that houses its …

When the Blue Water Trolley arrived at Desmond Landing Monday afternoon, longtime tour guide Pat “PJ” Jackson was greeted with a string of congratulatory hugs. The 70-year-old, dressed in a bright green Port Huron t-shirt and anchor earrings, has helped introduce the city to residents and visitors for eight years. But Monday marked her last …

BELFAST, Northern Ireland – As men in formal military dress played flutes and drums behind him, Andrew Park revealed scars from a 1976 bomb that killed two of his friends. Then he warned President Joe Biden: Irish politics is no joke. “He’s playing a game he’s not going to suffer from. It is the people …

The North West Migrants Forum (NWMF) has opened registration for its Summer School program for young people, ages 13-24, passionate about change and social justice. The six-day program runs August 21-26, 2021, at the City Hotel, Derry, 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily. The Summer School for Effective Activism Supporting Cross-Community Practice, open to up …

Johanna pepperman Johanna Pepperman, 87, from Linden, died on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Born June 16, 1934 in County Cork, Ireland, she was the daughter of the late John Jordan and former Elizabeth Shanahan. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Carl Pepperman in 1992. …

Hundreds of people lined up along the Tryweryn Dam in Gwynedd on Saturday July 10 to highlight their stand against housing market forces which they say are undermining both the Welsh language and communities. Activists joined forces for the rally of Cymdeithas yr Iaith along the 600-meter dam near Bala with musician Dafydd Iwan addressing …

The school community collaborates on a unique sculpture Posted: Fri, 9 Jul 2021, 15:19 Last update: Fri, 9 Jul 2021, 3:57 PM People passing through Yellow Furze NS in the past few weeks will have noticed an addition to the school infrastructure that is both unique and imaginative. It has not yet been given a …

The Beautiful Snow Child of Crested Butte [  story By Dawne Belloise | photos By Nolan Blunck  ] The surname of nna Fenerty is quite apt for a local born and raised in Crested Butte where the winters are long and deep. The Irish name “Fenerty” is derived from O’fionnachta, which means “beautiful snow” in …

Pro-British Unionist protesters in Belfast protesting the Northern Ireland Protocol affecting trade with the UK. Photo: Jason Cairnduff / Reuters. British Jewish leaders on Tuesday warned that the very survival of Belfast’s 150-year-old Jewish community was in jeopardy, citing new trade rules linked to the UK’s departure from the EU that could cut food supply …

Breathtaking photos, funny stories, connection stories? We want to share your photos and stories. Read on to find out how to share your vacation memories with our global audience. It’s been a strange few years, to say the least. Most of us have had to change or delay all of our vacation plans and those …

The Camphill Family and Friends Association has expressed outrage over news that HIQA has issued a Operation Cancellation Notice at the Duffcarrig Center citing issues with standards of practice. The group spokesperson called the situation “very tragic” for the 24 adults with intellectual disabilities being cared for by staff at the center, adding that they …

A bonfire north of Belfast has been described by the Chief Constable as the “most controversial” in Northern Ireland. Simon Byrne made the comments to the Northern Ireland Police Council regarding the Adam Street pyre in the Tiger’s Bay area. The bonfire is located on land owned by several departments of Stormont. Belfast Live understands …

The people of Abbeyleix, Co Laois, prepare to welcome a new neighbor to the heritage town, as young Irish billionaire John Collison recently purchased the prestigious Abbeyleix House and the surrounding 1,120-acre estate. r Collison co-founded the online payments platform Stripe with his brother Patrick in 2009, and by 2021, its market value was close …

Restaurant owners and publicans are in shock at the government’s decision to delay the return of indoor restaurants and “wet” pubs. ay and Margaret O’Connor spent their savings to start their business, Stone House Restaurant in Ballinlough, County Roscommon, and even invested € 20,000 in two air purification machines. So despite the announcement, Ray and …

As communities around the world emerge from their pandemic-induced cocoons, a number of trends are starting to emerge that will shape the retail landscape in the months and years to come. he pace of change in the industry is unrelenting and progressive Irish retailers are continually realigning their business models to meet evolving consumer demands …

The first to be installed is Olmec Man, a Mexican artifact that was scanned by TY students and turned into a two-meter outdoor replica using 3D printing technologies with the help of BSE, d ‘Arup, Limerick School of Art & Design (LSAD) and Monaru. that is to say. The beautifully designed River Reflection Sensory Garden …

Two young Chabad-Lubavitcher rabbis will visit Tallahassee from June 23 to July 13 as part of their outreach summer training. They will be equipped with books, programming ideas, and upbeat Jewish cheer to bolster Jewish pride and enhance Jewish education. The couple, Rabbis Gopin and Melik, will carry suitcases of videos, brochures, books, Shabbat candles, …

The Head Coach Richie murphy named their Irish team U20 Match Day, sponsored by PwC, for Friday evening U20 Six Nations Second round clash against Wales at Cardiff Arms Park (kick off at 8 p.m., live on RTÉ 2 and Six Nations UK YouTube and Facebook channels). Ireland opened their 2021 league campaign with a …

A flotilla of fishing boats traveled to Dublin Port to organize a rally and show how lower quotas in Irish waters are affecting their livelihoods and Ireland’s coastal communities. More than 50 trawlers and smaller boats reached the harbor around 3.30am and sailed up the river across the East Link Bridge where they then lined …

The inquest into George Nkencho’s death is expected to examine the broader issue of policing the black community in Ireland, a coroner has said. The submission was made in Dublin Coroner’s Court as the inquest opened into the death of the 27-year-old, who was shot dead by gardaí outside his home in Clonee on December …

The late Sybil Byrne SYBIL Byrne, Mayo House, Crettyard, Co Laois, passed away peacefully under the loving care of staff in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny on Tuesday May 4, and with her beloved husband Cecil and loving daughter Joyce, was a highly respected member of the local Church of …

Friday, June 18, 2021 O’Neill-Hayes Funeral Home Enlarge + Maureen Rooney Kramer, 77, of Middletown, RI passed away peacefully in her sleep on June 14, 2021, at home. She was born in Newport, RI on May 21, 1944, the eldest of 5 children to E. Patrick and Elizabeth O’Connell Rooney. Formerly from Dromod, County Leitrim, …

SCHENECTADY – Although now considered a jewel in the crown, Proctors was in disrepair by the 1970s. As the rags operation came to life after a period of fallow, one man perhaps more than any other worked behind the scenes to restore the place to its former glory, one nail straightened and a padded seat …