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Newsflash: Leprechauns Weep as irishphiladelphia.com Ends Publication

By on June 12, 2016
irishphiladelphia.com is no more, alas. After a 10-year run, we've hung up our shamrock deely-bobbers. But you can still be Irish in Philadelphia. We'll tell you how.


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More Than 250 Walked From Darkness Into Light

By on May 13, 2016
The first ever predawn 5K for Ireland's Pieta House in Philadelphia drew a large crowd who didn't seem to mind the early hour or the drizzling rain.


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Meet the New Philadelphia Rose of Tralee

By on April 22, 2016
Brigid Gallagher, a 26-year-old executive director of a nonprofit serving homeless veterans, was crowned on Saturday night at a gala event at The Radnor Hotel.


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"Darkness Into Light" Launches in Philadelphia

By on April 1, 2016
The local Irish community is raising money for Pieta House, an Irish organization that gives one-on-one counseling to people who are thinking of suicide, by participating in the international "Darkness Into Light" 5K on May 7 in the city. Pieta House founder Joan Freeman met with the local committee this week.


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Biggest Little Parade Around

By on March 18, 2016
Conshohocken had another successful outing on Saturday, with hundreds of people lining Fayette Street for the St, Patrick's Day festivities. We have loads of photos!


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Dropkick Murphys Welcome Vets Backstage

By on March 18, 2016
Vets who've been helped by one of The Claddagh Fund's grantees, Healing Ajax, joined the band and its front man, Claddagh Fund founder Ken Casey, for a meet-and-greet before the show.


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Pre-Parade Festivities in Philadelphia

By on March 11, 2016
Mayor Jim Kenney renewed an old acquaintance with Philly's Parade Grand Marshal Paul Doris at ceremonies on Thursday at City Hall.


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The Irish City Gets Its First St. Patrick’s Day Parade

By on March 11, 2016
Gloucester City, NJ, gets it right the first time! We have photos.


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Wear Green, Give Green

By on March 9, 2016
A fundraising effort to help end homelessness and hunger in Philadelphia targets those whose ancestors knew both all too well--the Irish.


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Irish American Business Chamber Honors Northern Irish Company

By on March 3, 2016
It marked a first for the organization, which also celebrated its founder, William McLaughlin, and his wife and business partner, Natalie, as well as a Camden parish priest who has brought revitalization to the city's poorest areas. Photos and videos.
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