Mick McBride has come a long way since Kilmacrennan, County Donegal. He’s grateful to be part of Philly’s Irish community, and his many friends are just as glad to know him.
Joe Magee, proprietor of Marty Magee’s, a Prospect Park pub, tapped a well known Philadelphia muralist to turn the wall of his bar into a lesson in local Irish history. They–and the remarkable image–go way back.
Volunteers working for the Hibernian Hunger Project deliver 160 Christmas dinners—and a few meals more—to the needy throughout Philadelphia. Gobble up our pictures.
Do you know how hard it is to find a word to rhyme with Comhaltas? Even when you know how to pronounce it? A little gift from us to you.
Who wouldn’t want to party with Maria Walsh, Philadelphia’s own International Rose of Tralee AND Santa! The Saturday Club in Wayne was rocking the Christmas spirit this past Sunday.
Enjoy the spirit of the season through our photos of some special Christmas events this week.