Boston Irish Calendar of Irish/Celtic Events July 2002

A look at Irish/Celtic events in Greater Boston and elsewhere in Massachusetts during this month. All subject to change pending possible Covid-related developments. β€’The rural roots of Irish traditional music,…

WATCH: How is Olympian Greg O’Shea teeing up for the Pro-Am at the Horizon Irish Open?

At a very wind-swept Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby last weekend, we asked the best dressed judge and Olympian Greg O’Shea how he is feeling in the run up to…

Irish study flags prospect to breed more methane-efficient cattle, for the same level of productivity

A recent Irish livestock research project has shown that some beef cattle can produce up to 30 percent less methane emissions, on average, for the same level of productivity. Led…

Donegal woman Kelly McGrory take 400m hurdle title at Irish National Senior Track & Field Championships

THE windy and at times rainy conditions did not detract from the excitement of the final session of the 150th Irish National Senior Track & Field Championships. It also meant…

Modern Irish Restaurant the Dubliner Opens in Downtown Boston

Among the plethora of cuisines on offer at Boston restaurants, Irish food doesn’t exactly rise to top of mind, despite the city’s love of Irish pubs. Because just what is…

Mick Lynch: UK rail union boss from ‘tight-knit’ Irish family who eats media interviewers for breakfast

In less than a week, a little-known union leader with a Cork-born father and a mother from Armagh has become the most talked-about man in Britain. ick Lynch, the 60-year-old…

Mick Lynch: UK rail union boss from ‘tight-knit’ Irish family who eats media interviewers for breakfast

In less than a week, a little-known union leader with a Cork-born father and a mother from Armagh has become the most talked-about man in Britain. ick Lynch, the 60-year-old…

Mick Lynch: UK rail union boss from ‘tight-knit’ Irish family who eats media interviewers for breakfast

In less than a week, a little-known union leader with a Cork-born father and a mother from Armagh has become the most talked-about man in Britain. ick Lynch, the 60-year-old…

From jig to soda bread: my ‘Irish for a Day’ farm experience

Photo courtesy of Harper Leigh Roberts By Haley Burrow | Guest Contributor When I signed up for a monthlong trip to Ireland, I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. When…

Irish man barred from entering US ‘because he was born in Iraq’

An Irish man has described the moment he was barred from boarding a flight to the US by American border officials, who he alleges said it was “because he was…