The Boss's great-great-great-grandfather left Ireland for New Jersey in 1853.
Hidden away from their family for the crime of illegitimacy, they died agonizingly slow deaths.
New York’s Irish Hunger Memorial reopened for a month this summer after a $5 million renovation and now it’s shut for another month.
Irish parenting website published 21 Irish girls’ names. What’s your verdict?
Celebrating the ancient Irish fest day of the autumnal autumn equinox at the Hag’s Cairn, in County Meath
For the Battle of Kinsale, the Spanish sailed to try to free Ireland from the British. On September 2, 1601, 33 ships sailed from Lisbon to Ireland.
You could win two tickets to Ireland! We want you to help us learn about the views and values of Irish in the USA.
Tullamore D.E.W. Irish whiskey’s new ad campaign celebrates progress and inclusivity, from the journey of Irish emigrants all over the world to the triple blend of whiskeys that makes it stand out from the rest. It’s the Beauty of Blend.
Maine residents with Irish DNA can donate towards the Maine Gaeltacht Project, which is hoping to link Maine Irish with their Co. Galway ancestry.
Éamonn Ceannt was born on September 21, 1881, in Co. Galway. We look back at the life of the executed Easter Rising leader.
This week would be an appropriate time of year to raise a glass to Robert Emmet, especially if you happened to be in Dublin’s Brazen Head Pub.
The incredibly fertile Irish warlord, Niall of the Nine Hostages, is thought to have 3 million descendants worldwide. Could you be one of them?
National Library of Ireland celebrates its online community, a means of “crowdsourcing for social history.”
Boston man Bill FitzPatrick has found shocking examples of anti-Irish bigotry in 1800s Boston classified ads stating No Irish Need Apply.
September 17 is here and we’re ready to celebrate halfway to St. Patrick’s Day.
So many famous faces have Irish heritage and here are some that may surprise you
Wonder what’s involved in taking an AncestryDNA test? IrishCentral was live in Dublin talking through the process with an expert.
Happy 104th Birthday Fr Joseph Mallin, son of 1916 martyr. You are right, the British set up your father.
On your next trip to Ireland, walk in the footsteps of your ancestors and connect with your Irish roots.
Three IrishCentral staff members reveal the results of their Ancestry DNA tests! Who's the most Irish? Where else in the world did our ancestors come from?
The resting place of 14 of the 16 executed leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising is largely forgotten by the masses.
You think you've got some weird stuff floating round your head? Have you met the Irish? What the Irish think your dreams mean.
Beloved Dublin actors and their links to the Easter Rising and the Abbey Theater.
Irish journalist Conor Clery reflects on his experience on September 11, 2001, when he made his fear and grief take a back seat to reporting on the horrific day.
Many memorials were built after the realization that so many people would not be coming home. There are 5 in Ireland
An Irish recipe repertoire essential - simple delicious colcannon
Bono should refuse George W Bush award and apologize to Donald Trump
Bruce Springsteen’s Irish roots go back to County Kildare
Welcoming the autumnal equinox at one of Ireland’s most magical ancient sites
Guess which famous Irish fashion item is suddenly red hot again!
Donald Trump is a relic from the past
Kennedy Book and Research Archive launched in Wexford
The secret, tragic fate of Oscar Wilde’s sisters
Jackie Chan kicks ass of IRA and Pierce Brosnan in "The Foreigner" trailer