Carrie O'Connor was killed when the elevator in her apartment building plunged toward the bottom floor.
Cardinal O'Malley issued the statement after a Boston priest endorsed Joe Biden.
McGreevy’s in Boston is credited as being America’s “first sports pub”
The series tells the story of Charlestown, an Irish enclave in Boston.
An Irish Catholic laundress, known as Goodwife “Goody” Ann Glover, was the last woman to be hanged in Boston in 1688, over claims she was a witch.
Darcy Gearoid McMenamin, convicted of participating in the 1993 IRA bombing of a Northern Irish police station, has been deported from Boston back to Ireland.
Documenting the sad, discriminatory history of "No Irish Need Apply" signs in Boston - today home to a large, proud and successful Irish community.
One writer in Boston argues why Irish Americans should be supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.
Mayor Marty Walsh's office confirmed that Walsh is open to recommissioning the replica Emancipation Memorial after it was called into question by local artist Tory Bullock.
John Francis Fitzgerald, the first Irish American Catholic mayor of Boston, later advised his grandson, John F. Kennedy, during his Congressional campaign.
Larry Kirwan recounts how the idea for the Black 47 album "A Funky Céilí" came to him on a drive from Boston to NYC.
Titanic survivor Lady Duff Gordon's letter fetched over $11k.
This should have been the week when politicians of all stripes march out to the pitching mound, prove they never played baseball growing up, and people cheer just the same
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Founded in 1993 by Joan O'Connor-McDevitt, the Boston Shamrocks are by far the most successful woman's team in Massachusetts.
Dropkick Murphys, perhaps Irish America’s favorite Celtic punk rock band, didn't let the coronavirus pandemic get in the way of their annual St. Patrick’s Day concert.
A collection of Irish oral histories celebrating the history and culture of the Irish language in Boston is now available online.
Which US city held the first St Patrick’s Day parade? Step aside Boston and New York...
Notorious Boston criminal Whitey Bulger may have been driven to murder by LSD experimentation in the 1950s, according to one of the jurors who convicted him.
Bremer School of Irish Dance repeatedly entertains the crowds with their remarkable footwork. The Irish dancers are a fan favorite in Boston on March 17 in TD Garden, home of the Boston Celtics.
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