Blowin’ In: Hidden Within the Trees

By Sue Mangan Fairytales, myths, and legends have always captured the attention of both the young and old. It is curious how these tales spark both fear and comfort. Campfires […]

Akron Irish: The Garner Heist

Akron Irish: The Gardner Heist By Lisa O’Rourke      Over thirty years ago, a legendary theft occurred when millions of dollars’ worth of artwork disappeared from the Isabella Gardner Museum in […]

Cleveland Irish: The Mature Son

Cleveland Irish: The Mature Son By Francis McGarry Each ferry docks for twenty-five minutes at Ellis Island, and the trip to Battery Park takes about ten minutes. Passengers flock to […]

Really Knotted – Akron Irish

Akron Irish: Really Knotted By Lisa O’Rourke  It can be hard to get up from under the duvet of expectations that blanket you when a family member is getting married. […]

The Blitz of Belfast: Cleveland Comhrá

Cleveland Comhrá: The Blitz of Belfast, 1941 By Bob Carney At the onset of World War II, the Republic of Ireland declared its neutrality. Northern Ireland, as part of the […]

Madigan Muses: Spring: New Beginnings

Madigan Muses: Spring, New Beginnings By Marilyn Madigan Spring is one of my favorite times of the year, when everything comes back to life. I am hoping that this spring […]