Category Archives: Ireland

My Irish Heritage Begins with the Corcorans of Curraghroe

Since “Irish Marc” introduced me to Ireland, I’ve been reading back issues of Ireland of the Welcomes, dating as far back as 1963. As I pored over the most recent issue of the magazine, an article titled “Claim Your Irish … Continue reading

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Irish Marc and the Newest Members of His Funky Bunch Spent Six July Days in Dublin, Ireland

“You Are Invited to Ireland,” a US Airways Magazine article proclaimed while I was aloft to Boston last October. With a photograph of a gorgeous vista of the Cliffs of Moher and enticing details about The Gathering, a year-long celebration … Continue reading

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