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.
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
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 ...
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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
02.03.2012 [Sherwood Park News] - The Latin part of that world provides a good amount of the rhythm and the melody and my folk-Irishroots provide sort of the lyrical quality to it... the poetry of it.” He said the blend of genres works because of the mutual respect.
29.02.2012 [Worcester Telegram] - Central Massachusetts Genealogical Society Meeting Annie DeMartino presents “Don't Let the Name Fool You — Annie's IrishRoots,” 7 pm Feb. 28. Members, free; nonmembers, $2. American Legion, 22 Elm St., Gardner. The Peking Acrobats 7 pm Feb. 28.
28.02.2012 [The New York Irish Emgirant] - This year, show your support for a presidential candidate with Irishroots: Barack Obama," the email said. "You might recall that back in 2007, as he was on the campaign trail, the President found out about his Irish ancestry.
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
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
01.03.2012 [STLtoday.com] - They were all born and bred in St. Louis, but celebrate their Irishroots with their music. The five musicians make up Misla's latest lineup, which has seen changes since its start in 2006. "Actually, we only perform as Misla a few times a year," Kevin
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
01.03.2012 [West Lorne Chronicle] - A benefit concert, called Celtic Celebration, is coming to Dutton this March to help celebrate the area's Irishroots just in time for St. Patrick's Day. The evening will feature the West Elgin Choral Society joining with Calgorm.
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
17.02.2012 [Irish Central] - A new book recently discovered that Springsteen has Irishroots through his paternal grandmother Martha O'Hagan. She married Springsteen's grandfather, Anthony Springsteen, who was of Dutch ancestry, in 1899. And it turns out that Martha's grandmother
18.02.2012 [Minneapolis Star Tribune] - St. Thomas, some Irishroots. And St. Kate's, and the sisters of St. Joseph particularly, have had a Celtic spirituality conference every five years or so in the past. So Celtic things felt very indigenous to where Pilgrim is planted, although it's not
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
17.02.2012 [Lincoln Journal Star] - The Ladies keep to their Irishroots. "We always try and write within the traditional idiom and add to the music," Madden said. "We didn't try to be country. We just played our music with a country backing." The new CD has done well, particularly in
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.
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
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
24.06.2012 The Public Record Office of Northern Ireland opened its new premises in the Titanic Quarter in Belfast a little over a year ago, to gasps of awe and envy. But a recent visit left me feeling uneasy. The first issue is its location.
22.07.2012 Margaret wants to know: You can take the boy out of Ireland, but you can't take Ireland out of the boy. How much do you feel you owe to your Irishroots? Dear Margaret, The short answer: Nearly everything. Although.