Recalling the parties, music, dance and nostalgia of growing up in the Bronx Irish community.
Where did the symbols of Irishness for St Patrick’s Day come from?
William Balch paints an unforgettable picture of famine times.
The British leader went from warmonger to peacemaker and learned from Irish icon never to bend to a tyrant.
Lent, which begins today with Ash Wednesday, has been of national significance in Ireland for hundreds of years.
The most Irish town in America is named using US census data.
“Can’t tell the rebels without a scorecard?” The heroes and locations you should know.
Are the Irish really luckier than everyone else? The origins of this phrase may surprise you.
Beloved Dublin actors and their links to the Easter Rising and the Abbey Theater.
Who was Ireland’s beloved patron saint and what was he really like?
Review of “A Doctor’s Sword” by Bob Jackson. "Some lives are crowded with incident. Cork-born doctor Aidan McCarthy’s was a prime example."
Were President John F. Kennedy’s Secret Service agents hungover and sleep-deprived on the day of his assassination? Could the president’s life have been saved that day?.
The practice of the local bone-setter was widespread in Ireland until the latter half of the 20th century.
A study of the DNA of ancient brown bear bones in Ireland proved that the maternal ancestors of modern polar bears were Irish.
The horror of the coffin ships as they made way across the Atlantic crowded with thousands of Irish immigrants remembered in New Haven exhibit.
Our choice for the top ten Irish movies. If you need a break from your hectic life or just fancy cuddling up on the couch what better way to pass the time than by watching an Irish movie?
The fifth-place winning entry in IrishCentral's My First Trip to Ireland contest!
The fourth-place winning entry in IrishCentral's My First Trip to Ireland contest!
From "Frank" to "The Fall," some classic Irish entertainment to binge watch on Netflix.
From the priesthood to making models for the Fenians in New York. The incredible tale of John Philip Holland.
Guess the only state in the US where an Irish last name ranks in the top 3
The winning entry in IrishCentral’s My First Trip to Ireland contest!
Travel through the mysteries of the ancient Boyne Valley (PHOTOS)
Where does the term “the luck of the Irish” come from?
How to make pancakes like the Irish this Shrove Tuesday
The Irish and Ash Wednesday – Lent, meatless Fridays and hot-crossed buns
Martin O’Malley calls for boycott of Trump White House on St. Patrick’s Day
Trump White House fails to recognize Irish American Heritage Month
U2 being sued for stealing song on Achtung Baby
An American journalist reports from Ireland during the Famine (PHOTOS)
How Michael Collins helped save Winston Churchill’s career
Beautiful drone footage of Ireland will leave you enthralled
Is Ireland ready for a gay Taoiseach?