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Samhain, the ancient Irish festival that became Halloween as we know it. A look at the importance of Samhain in the Celtic calendar and Irish folklore.
The tragic suicide of a mourning bride has left a sad and sometimes unfriendly specter at Charlesfort, in Cork.
From Ned Kelly to Oscar Wilde to President Kennedy - these Irish men had some very famous last words.
New documentary, 'Revolution in Colour,' brings history to life with colorized footage.
Postgraduate degree focusing on all aspects of Gaelic literary culture, from early to modern times, all taught through English.
Immigrants who overcome their hurdles and blaze a trail deserve remembrance and celebration.
The Emerald Isle had 20 years of non-stop rain just around the time of Noah's Biblical flood.
“The story of the only Irish citizen to die in Auschwitz.”
Britain’s Queen in waiting Kate Middleton is related to Irish warrior Brian Boru – and singer Chris de Burgh.
Damage to two large Neolithic tombs brought generations of dark tales to Hill just outside Dublin city.
Start off your Irish-language learning career with these easy phrases.
The story of Chicago May is famous in the world of criminology.
New York’s Irish – led by Archbishop “Dagger” John Hughes – were mostly pro-South during the Civil War, but many fought courageously for the Union.
The murder of a young girl at the request of her husband is still one of Ireland's most talked about crimes.
No matter how old you get, you will always remember that nothing beats the thrill of Halloween.
Jean Kennedy Smith's memoir "The Nine of Us: Growing Up Kennedy" will be released on October 25.
Kilkelly, Ireland, an amazing collection of post-famine and emigration letters.
This is probably the most well-known ghost story in Ireland – Lord Tyrone and Lady Beresford of Waterford. This one will stay with you.
Over a thousand Irish speakers from five continents take part in a marathon 170-hour chat.
American novelist Mark Twain’s ancestor was the ‘witchfinder general’ during a famous Belfast witch trial.
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