When there's so much bad news in the world IrishCentral decided to gather tales of optimism and inspiration, heroes and good news! Here's to those who are there to help and heal.
Co-founder of the famous ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, who continues to advocate for a cure for the deadly disease, offers a heartrending glimpse into his life.
Kate Grant, who has Down Syndrome, has been named Benefit Cosmetics newest brand ambassador.
Colin O'Brady shares the mantras he repeated to help carry him through his solo journey across Antarctica.
Lenny White, the "dementia-friendly barber," travels to nursing homes to pamper patients.
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson made a sick Irish boy's dream come true for Christmas.
While meditation and mindfulness may have their roots in the Eastern world, mindful living among the ancient Irish shines through in our traditional Irish proverbs.
On this day (Jan 5) in 1922 the amazing adventurer, Ernest Shackleton, passed away on the Falkland Islands aged just 47. What he did with his life simply legendary.
Irish American Marine Brendan Kelly, who survived 2 mass shootings in the US, prepares to deploy for service in Afghanistan.
#ColmansStandTogether is raising money through their cover of 'Lean on Me' this Christmas season.
8-year-old Scott Lowe had The Late Late Toy Show viewers around the world in tears when he shared the story of how he donated his bone marrow to sick cousin Grace last year.
Remembering Kevin Barry whose execution led Ireland on the road to independence
58 years ago today John F Kennedy was inaugurated as President of the USA
Northern Ireland police given 30-minute warning before car bomb explodes outside Derry courthouse
Lunar eclipse and super moon visible in Ireland this month
Cork-born founder of the Sisters of Charity and St. Vincent’s Hospital born on this day in 1787
Could Montreal finally be getting a commemorative park for the 6,000 Irish who died there?
Police believe New IRA dissident group planted Derry car bomb
Irish Diaspora award winners too old and too male, former US Ambassador says