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The Upcoming GAA Schedule

This weekend all the action takes place in Pittsburgh. Next week, it’s championship games in Limerick.

How To Be Irish in Philly This Week

Raymond Coleman is back in town, along with Frances Black (her house concert is sold out), and the Paul Moore Band is at Brittingham’s. There are also some Irish acts at Musikfest in Bethlehem that we’ve just added to our brand new calendar.

RIP Jim McLaughlin, 1948-2015

“He was the most open, loveable and kind people I have ever met,” said a friend at Tuesday’s service for this beloved figure in the city’s Irish community.

Catherine Burns is Laid To Rest In Tyrone

The only known female Duffy’s Cut victim was buried a week ago in County Tyrone,the home she left 183 years ago.”Catherine is one of our own,” said the parish priest who said her funeral mass. See our story and photos.

Hurlers on Fire

It was hotter than you-know-what at the Limerick Gaelic Athletic Association fields on Sunday. And the action on the field was pretty hot, too.

How To Be Irish in Philly This Week

Singer Frances Black is making a brief stop in Philly on August 1 for a house concert with her children, Aoife and Eoghan Scott. Tickets are still available. And there’s more going on!

Hot Action At the Limerick GAA Fields Last Weekend

Despite the high temperatures, there were three games on the field last Saturday–and there will be more this much cooler weekend too.

A Garden Tea Party Fundraiser and a Community Coming Together

Last Sunday, the Philadelphia Irish Community turned out in full to raise money for two special boys who are battling cancer. It was a celebration of spirit, love and courage.