Added by Studio on October 31, 2012 at 12:30 —
The journey along Dublin's main O'Connell Street
onto Parnell Street was an uphill struggle against battering winds and heavy rain made all the worse by the fact that I was trying to hold up an umbrella. While the end of my journey brought some physical comfort away from the atrocious weather it would not give much in the way of psychological consolation as I was to collect my husband's… Continue
Added by Ann Brien on December 2, 2009 at 23:30 —
Well, well…this month we will have the “Lightning Round”! Let’s take a quick perusal of the most current great stuff on the scene with a brief stop at each station for a one paragraph or less look over. Ready! Roll!
1. Double Play—Liz Carroll and John Doyle
This will hit the stores March 3, and so should you to get it. Is Liz the best Irish fiddler in the world? John the best guitar accompanist? Who knows? Who cares? This is brilliance. Three songs… Continue
Added by Bill Margeson on March 6, 2009 at 19:30 —
The Irish blue limestone grave marker for the real Annie Moore will be dedicated tomorrow, October 11, 2008 in Calvary Cemetery, Queens, New York. The heroine of the song "Isle of Hope, Isle of Dreams" lived a simple, quiet life married to a baker, with whom she had ten children, five of whom survived to adulthood. Descendants of two of those children live on.
Added by Dabhoch on October 10, 2008 at 14:09 —