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.
Levi Tierney's video from the River Corrib in Co Galway draws attention to the "mental health epidemic" currently being faced in Ireland due to the pandemic.
Thomas Flanigan, who was a doctor and served in the US Army, wrote his own thoughtful and funny obituary before he passed away.
Brian Philpott, from Kanturk in County Cork, bravely rescued his father Declan after he got crushed between an agitator and the wheel of a tractor.
Inspirational Dublin man Mark Conlon would be the first Irish national to complete 100 marathons in 100 days.
German bombardier crashlanded on a remote Wexford beach during the early days of the Second World War. What followed was a remarkable story of romance with an Irish woman from County Kildare.
Irish man Rauri Morgan moved to Rathlin Island off of Co Antrim eight years ago and hasn't looked back since.
The Pink Army is hoping to grow even bigger for this year's 100k in 30 Days event throughout June to benefit Breast Cancer Ireland.
A juror in the Derek Chauvin trial told CBS this week that Irish man Dr. Martin Tobin's testimony was the key to the ultimate guilty verdict.
Michael Collins, who flew the Apollo 11 command module Columbia during the historic visit to space in 1969, was the grandson of a farmer from Co Cork.
University College Cork (UCC) was ranked the eight-most sustainable university in the world by Times Higher Education's prestigious Impact Ranking.
Donegal named coolest place in the world by National Geographic
Happy birthday Christy Moore! Popular Irish singer-songwriter was born on this day in 1945
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Amazing Grace written after author landed safe in Donegal after shipwreck
This Irish airport voted the most scenic in the world
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Jessie Buckley is a Juliet for the ages in Romeo and Juliet