17.02.2012 [Politico] - Continue Reading Text Size - + reset The powerful ranking Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee is opposing Brown's efforts to quickly pass a bill that could certainly help him in a state about a quarter of whose population has Irishroots.
12.02.2012 [Irish Independent] - The Clooney lookalike tournament was the centrepiece of the George Clooney IrishRoots Festival, an event organised to celebrate the Hollywood heart-throb's ostensible Kilkenny ancestry. Some months ago, Clooney publicly flagged his intention to visit
17.02.2012 [Politico (blog)] - This year, show your support for a presidential candidate with Irishroots: Barack Obama," the campaign wrote in an email to supporters. "You might recall that back in 2007, as he was on the campaign trail, the President found out about his Irish
29.02.2012 [Time Out Hong Kong] - Colfer, like Fowl, is also canted towards a selfless cause that reveals his true Irishroots. “My dad was a storyteller and he loved stories so I'd just like to go around the world and, rather than read from books, I'd like to tell stories,” he reveals
02.04.2012 ASSE Member Coauthors Book on IrishRoots. Inspired by their own Irish ancestry, two cousins, one an ASSE member, compiled generations of wisdom, gleaned from women of all walks of life, with one thing in common: a deep and abiding ...
The small village of Moneygall, county Offaly in Ireland, is awaiting the visit of President Barack Obama later this month, May,2011 President Barack Obama has Irish ancestors in... - 10.05.2011, YouTube
04.03.2012 [BlueRidgeNow.com] - The president was in Ireland last May reaffirming his Irishroots. He visited the tiny town of Moneygall in County Offaly. It had been the home of his great-great-great grandfather, Falmouth Kearney. Perhaps it's his Irish heritage that explains the
03.03.2012 [Business Review Europe (press release)] - ... February 26, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- findmypast.ie, the Irish family history website, has launched the Petty Sessions Order Books (1850-1910) online for the first time, one of the greatest untapped resources for those tracing their Irishroots.
02.03.2012 [The UCSD Guardian Online] - Embrace your (maybe) fake Irishroots by following How-to Guru's advice. Depending on your tolerance, decide how to stagger your drinks in advance. Whether it is one bottle of Guinness an hour or a full-blown drunken encounter with a bottle of
02.03.2012 [B-Sides TV] - Next, “Show Me The Way,” sounds slightly Celtic; showcasing the band's Irishroots. However, paired with strong guitar riffs, this track rocks out hard and definitely is the standout track. Although there may not be an abundance of variety on this
16.02.2012 [TNT Magazine] - It's perhaps slightly facetious, given the band's strong Boston Irishroots and the tenor of their marketing, but the point is a fair one nonetheless. Their ability to draw affection from most who spend a bit of time with their music, Barr says
23.02.2012 [my.hsj.org] - Although Saint Patrick's Day's mythos have been obscured since the holiday started, it still remains an important holiday to Americans who wish to connect to their Irishroots--even if it's just for one day.
04.03.2012 [SILive.com] - By Michael J. Fressola View full sizePatricia L. Salmon at work in the Staten Island Museum's History Archives at Snug Harbor. (Staten Island Advance/Jan Somma-Hammel) STATEN ISLAND, NY -- Staten Island Museum history curator Patricia Salmon has been
04.03.2012 [Centre Daily Times] - She has Irishroots, her husband even more so; they named their children Maddie and Cullen. She went to Notre Dame, where she fell in love with Joyce and Yeats. Her heart also thrills to walks along Dublin's streets and along the windswept cliffs of
29.02.2012 [Drogheda Independent] - But he was smitten with his Irishroots as his cousin, Mary Anne Sharkey explained. ' Tim and I visited County Louth shortly before he died. He was suffering from cancer and his dying wish was to visit Ireland and to see the land of his ancestors.
01.03.2012 [SILive.com] - It's the period where the 16-percent of Islanders who claim Irishroots get to fully share their cultural pride with SI's increasingly diverse population. Yes, starting with Sunday's St. Patrick's Parade on Forest Avenue (yeah, yeah, St. Paddy's comes
21.02.2012 [Insideireland.ie] - By Olivia Kerr Hollywood actor, Michael Fassbender, could be returning to his roots to star as the great Celtic warrior, Cuchulain, in “Irish Myths”. Fassbender, who has Irish and German parents, is set to take the leading role in the film as the Irish
02.03.2012 [Houston Press (blog)] - 2 2012 at 10:00 AM As a warm-up to St. Patrick's Day, I am going back to my Irishroots and preparing three mini-meals consisting of three Irish items of food and drink. A trinity of trinities, you might say. Some dishes will be more authentic than
01.03.2012 [Annapolis Capital] - Irishroots is contemporary and traditional as Altan takes the stage at The Barns of Wolf Trap (8 pm), and finger-style nylon string classical guitarist Nate Najar channels Charlie Byrd at Blues Alley this Tuesday night (8 and 10 pm shows).
08.02.2012 [Leinster Express] - Filmmaker Gabriel Murray and Fiona Clooney, George Clooney's cousin pictured during the filming of the George Clooney IrishRoots Documentary in EJ Morrissey's in Abbeyleix. Photo: Dylan Vaughan Laois' ladies may be looking forward to Valentine's Day
22.02.2012 [New York Observer] - ... 2/22 10:13am Ever since hearing about how your great-granny Bridget O'Flannaghan-Shaughnessey came to the brave new world with nothing but two moldy potatoes in the pockets of her pinafore, you've enjoyed a healthy respect for your Irishroots.
24.02.2012 [Fairfaxtimes.com] - A Bronx, NY, native with deep Irishroots, he joined the Coast Guard at 18 and served as a chief boatswain's mate, amongst other jobs, in a 22- year career that took him to places such as the Outer Banks, Florida and coastal Virginia.
09.02.2012 [Broward-Palm Beach New Times (blog)] - The Saw Doctors' prescription for melodic allure has always reflected their Irishroots, evoking images of the lovely emerald isle with its rural villages, lush rolling hills, wind-swept beaches, and idyllic innocence. Likewise, they dispense hooks
19.02.2012 [Deadline.com] - They would just refer to me as a white guy, as if my ancestors had always been here and there was no need to refer to my Irishroots, because it's not that same as referring to other races (African-American, Chinese-American, Latin-American). Exactly.
13.02.2012 [Technorati] - True to my Irishroots, I believe in celebrating life, even in death. I also believe in respectfully leaving people to their grief. That said, what should never go unnoticed is the celebration of a celebrity. While searching for some kind of
16.02.2012 [The Millions] - In his recent article in The New York Times Magazine, “My Debt to Ireland,” John Jeremiah Sullivan travels to the Irish countryside and the Aran Islands to explore his Irishroots, and he writes that his relationship with Ireland began when he read