Martin Luther King Junior Day will be marked by the nation on Monday, January 21, and Irish New Yorkers might have another reason to celebrate the day if a resolution introduced by state legislators is approved.
The United Irish Counties Association of New York will donate the proceeds of its annual dinner dance, to be held at Antun’s on January 25, to Solace House, a non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention of suicide.
Health Minister Simon Harris has defended Taoiseach (Prime Minister) Leo Varadkar after it was claimed by cancer campaigner Vicky Phelan that Ireland’s government leader was “all talk and no action” since she exposed the CervicalCheck scandal.
Why should the Irish support immigration? Any Irish person who is still seriously asking that question today would want to take a serious look at themselves, and perhaps especially if you're reading this in the United States now.
Irish government representatives in the United States capitol say they're willing to work with other Irish institutions to celebrate 2019 St. Patrick's Day as after 49 years Washington DC's parade has been canceled.