CURRENT ISSUE:  August 2023

Cleveland Comhrá: Crann na Beatha

Cleveland Comhrá: Crann na Beatha By Bob Carney Most of us are familiar with the ancient celtic image of Crann na Beatha, The Tree of Life. A visit to any […]

Terry from Derry; Strange But True

Terry From Derry: Strange But True by Terry Boyle I’ve been having some interesting discussions as we head toward another election.  Most of these discussions are based on the daily […]

Akron Irish: Celtic Spirit

Akron Irish: The Celtic Spirit By Lisa O’Rourke  This may be a controversial statement, but in terms of style, I think that it would be commonly acknowledged that the French […]

Blowin’ In Making the Bread: A Narrative

Blowin’ In Making the Bread: A Narrative By Susan Mangan Last St. Patrick’s Day, morning dawned, welcoming perfectly crisp and clear weather. The woodpecker could be heard in my yard. […]

Perfect Cold Weather Dinner: Cooking Up Hooley

Cooking Up a Hooley In the Kitchen By Katie Gagne ~~ Perfect Cold Weather Dinner~~ Tasty, Colorful, Homey, and so Versatile.  Stuffed Peppers were one of my favorite meals growing […]

Siobhan ~ Harpist Dream

Akron Irish: Siobhán By Lisa O’Rourke  A few weeks ago, I answered the phone only to hear my usually bubbly friend sobbing into the receiver. Her mother died and she […]

Michael McGovern: the Puddler Poet

Illuminations:  Michael McGovern, the Puddler Poet by:  J. Michael Finn Recently, I received a phone call from the esteemed AOH historian, Richard Quinn in Youngstown.  He wanted to inform me […]