Tom McGrath, 68, plans to run a marathon a day from Boston to New York City to help raise money for the American Wheelchair Mission.
“The Irish would always prefer you come home a failure,” O’Donnell claims, stating that the Irish just didn’t have the “vocabulary for success.”
On this dark day, November 22, 1963: Irish American President John F Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas.
Between Beckett, Boston and Belfast, it's a busy and exciting time.
Ireland’s Easter Rising commemorations – a grass roots success, celebrated by Eire’s international diaspora.
Irish American straight-talker’s new book "Why We Don't Suck: And How All of Us Need to Stop Being Such Partisan Little Bitches."
Forging transatlantic ties to deliver real economic benefits to Northwest Ireland will be the focus of the ninth annual Golden Bridges conference in Boston on 17 November.
Do you think growing up in a Boston Irish community in the 1950s would make you more likely to use racist language, if even unwittingly?
Trailblazing boxer Sean Mannion's epic story the stuff of Hollywood movies, but it all really happened - check out the documentary Rocky Ros Muc.
Despite their vow of celibacy, a percentage of Catholic priests have fathered children. Their sons and daughters are beginning to speak out.
Guinness Foreign Extra Stout – a historic beer that literally goes the distance
Remembering Liam Clancy, the "best ballad singer ever" according to Bob Dylan
Keaton Jones: Conor McGregor's boss Dana White tweets support
A child’s Christmas in a West Kerry village
Returning immigrant's romantic Christmas Dublin Airport proposal
Undocumented Irish people living in Boston subjected to crackdown from ICE
Christmas letter to Santa inspires New Yorker a century later
Three delicious cranberry Christmas recipes
Leprechauns thank SantaCon for surpassing St. Patrick's Day drunkenness
Family pay tribute to Chicago parents and children killed in horrific Wexford crash