All Blog Posts Tagged 'Manhattan' (7)

Open invitation to my Celtic extended family seeking affordable healthcare in NYC!

Good day,

To my NYC Celtic family, are seeking affordable quality healthcare? Family Physician, Dr. Tommy O, is inviting you to join him at his brand new medical office in Upper East Side, Manhattan, NYC. Membership medicine, Better Care and Low Cost. Attached, find a business care and a link to my website. I look forward to seeing you. God Bless with continued Celtic Success!…


Added by Dr. Thomas G. O'Brien II on April 8, 2015 at 2:45pm — No Comments

A Woman Needs a Woman to Pray To!

It is a frigid-2 degrees morning with glittering sun-gold snow mounds and I am in need of prayer. I’ve been weakened by the flu and the vicissitudes of life. And yet I am hopeful and grateful this day, even if another foot of snow looms ahead. It is St. Brigid’s Day, February 1st. And because freedom to believe and…


Added by Cynthia Neale on February 1, 2015 at 9:00am — 4 Comments

‘Birthday Boy’: Seeking Patrick O’Connor

I have not always been Gerry Regan.

I was born Patrick O’Connor, on February 26, 1953, to a woman I finally met 44 years later. And on learning my first and last name, I was frankly…


Added by Gerry Regan on February 26, 2014 at 12:30pm — 24 Comments

Extended: Larry Kirwan's 1st Irish Theatre Fest Smash Hit 'Hard Times'

I've been looking for an opportunity to catch this for years now, and here at long last is a chance. :-)

After receiving critical acclaim and overwhelming demand by sold out New York audiences, Larry Kirwan’s Stephen Foster musical…


Added by Gerry Regan on February 6, 2014 at 9:24am — No Comments

'Irish Rebels Greeting Is Flashed in Times Square,' 1983

It was a cold night in November 1983, and I was in the middle of my 12-hour night shift driving a yellow cab in NYC.

Coming down Broadway in upper Manhattan, four people flagged me down. Three jumped in the back and one into the front, never a good plan from the perspective of the driver. The passenger in the front said: “Can you hurry up and get to Times Square?” and promised to take care of me when we arrived –- a…


Added by John McDonagh on December 13, 2013 at 4:30pm — 6 Comments

Why people Should Not Criticize Gabriel Byrne About The Catholic Church & Other Thoughts

Things that have started running through my mind, such as why so many people have started to bash Gabriel Byrne so harshly. Bash him over what his thoughts are over the Catholic Church. Which indeed Mr. Byrne is right about in terms of the fact that, the Catholic Church is as a whole, a corrupted institution no?! The Catholic Church indeed remains a corrupt institution--I mean if one looks at things like "The Tudors," "The Borgias," "Pillars of the Earth," or indeed even the current…


Added by Sarah R on September 23, 2013 at 2:29am — No Comments

In Manhattan, Keeping Faith During the Hunger Strikes

Peter Dolan, Photographer

New York Irish History Roundtable Papers

Protest against the visit of the Prince of Wales, Lincoln Center, New York City, 17 June 1981



Added by The Wild Geese on January 19, 2013 at 1:30am — 1 Comment

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