Today's top Irish news stories:

Remembering Kalie Gill - a New York community unites to help stricken Irish family

On October 11th, the community of Yonkers was united in grief at the tragic news of the death of 15 year-old Kalie Gill in a tragic accident...READ MORE


Guinness, Bailey’s and Jameson’s whiskey chocolate cupcakes recipe

Sometimes, not often, a good cook can create a symphony of taste and texture that you’ll treasure for the rest of your life. It’s not uncommon, if you’re lucky, to remember a truly exceptional meal with the rapture normally reserved for love...READ MORE


Inside the beautiful White House on a cold Christmas evening (PHOTOS)

White House: A visit to the White House is always to be treasured, but at Christmas time it becomes truly special.

My wife Debbie and I were invited on White House press night when the media gathers to meet the president.Inside the beautiful White House on a cold Christmas evening (PHOTOS)...READ MORE


Lawrence of Arabia legend Peter O’Toole dies in London at the age of 81 (VIDEO)

President Michael D Higgins has led the tributes to acting giant Peter O’Toole, who has died in London at the age of 81.

The Connemara born screen legend, star of "Lawrence of Arabia," died in the hospital after a long illness, according to his family...READ MORE


The pro and cons of marrying an Irishman

Before you take the plunge or allow your Irish boyfriend  to put a ring on it, please review IrishCentral's list of the pros and cons of Marrying an Irishman.  It just might save your sanity, or at least it will prepare you for the madness that awaits...READ MORE