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Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:41:45 +0000
Thousands attend St Patrick's Day parades
Thousands of people have attended St Patrick's Day parades throughout the country.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:41:51 +0000
Orange snow-ice warning issued as snow showers expected
Met Eireann has issued a status Orange snow-ice warning across much of the east this evening.

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 03:27:16 +0000
Facebook critics want regulation
Facebook faces new calls for regulation from within US Congress and has been with questions about personal data safeguards after reports that a political consultant gained inappropriate access to 50 million users' data starting in 2014.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 16:34:47 +0000
Russia to expel 23 British diplomats in ex-spy row
Russia has announced that it will expel 23 British diplomats within a week in response to London's "provocative" measures over the poisoning of a former Russian double agent and his daughter.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:11:00 +0000
Poll suggests rise in SF support since McDonald elected
A new opinion poll indicates a gain in support for Sinn Féin since the election of Mary Lou McDonald as party leader.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 20:49:57 +0000
In pictures: St Patrick's Day
Images from around the world where St Patrick's Day festivities are taking place.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 17:20:00 +0000
Crack in Miami bridge was not deemed a safety concern
Engineers and state and university officials met hours before a newly built pedestrian bridge collapsed, killing six people, but concluded that a crack in the bridge was not a safety concern, Florida International University has said.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 13:20:11 +0000
Man arrested in connection with death of Joanne Lee
A man in his 40s has been arrested in connection with the murder of Joanne Lee last month.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 19:29:49 +0000
As it happened: St Patrick's Day celebrations
Coverage of parades, events and celebrations across Ireland and around the world as St Patrick's Day 2018 was marked.

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:57:02 +0000
Woman due in court following €1.4m drugs seizure
A 32-year-old woman who was arrested following the seizure of cannabis and cocaine worth an estimated 1.4 million euro is due to appear in court on Monday morning

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Those Gypsy Shoes are still kicking around.
by Linda Davis
Time Flies.  Seems that I have been saying that as a standby excuse for some time. Where do the days and hours disappear to when we are in the midst of a busy life.
I haven't logged on to this website in far too long. Every time I thought that I would, something else popped up that needed my immediate attention....

Fishing In Ireland
By Ariel O'Suilleabhain
Fishing in Ireland is a big deal, albeit fly fishing and otherwise.  In short, the say whoever they is that most Irish men love to fish. But what about Irish women? Well, I am one, and truly I would have to say that it is not as if I would not fish.  Especially granted wild brown trout are the most plentiful and so therefore the most naturally recommended fish of Ireland.

Irish passports set to introduce online renewals as early as 2017

No longer will you have to queue at the Passport Office to get your passport as the Irish Passport office is set to introduce an online renewal digitised system from 2017 onwards where you will be able to process your application online

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Deep-Fried Cheese with Pear-Cranberry Chutney

by Irish American, Margaret Johnson

rhubarb muffins
On my recent visit to Ireland in May, I discovered the newest outpost of the well-known Kilkenny Shop in Shanagarry, East Cork. Business was brisk throughout the shop, especially in its lovely café where Saturday shoppers relaxed over chef Fred Pillavoine’s easy-going menu. I persuaded him to share his recipe for chutney, delicious with deep-fried cheese but also with cold meats and pâte.

Rhubarb Muffins
by Irish American, Margaret Johnson

rhubarb muffins

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