Nearly 50 years after the patriot's death his grave fell into disrepair and it was Thomas Davis, a journalist, writer and Young Irelander whose poem and song "The Ballad of Bodenstown Churchyard" that saved the green grave.
On the journey to their new lives in America, 10% of the immigrants who arrived at Ellis Island were detained in its hospital complex. Abandoned since 1954, the complex opened to tour in 2014 and offers a fascinating glimpse into the past.
It’s been three years since world-renowned American skateboarder Tony Hawk married his love Catherine Goodman at Adare Manor, County Limerick, recently named Hotel of the Year. The enchanting elements to their Irish wedding day remain as intriguing as ever.
With election week upon us in the US, it's a good time to look back at some effective forms of political protest throughout history. Consequently, the acts of Irish suffragette Mary Maloney are garnering attention and applause on social media.