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2014-03-13 23:28:45

Mountainside Treatment Center offers the following ten tips that will help you enjoy St. Patty's Day without putting your sobriety at risk. Canaan, CT (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Every year, Americans spend an average of more than $245 million at bars, pubs, and nightclubs on St. Patrick's Day. If you or your loved one is a recovering alcoholic and you want to build new traditions minus the temptation of alcohol, Mountainside Treatment Center offers the following ten tips that will...

2014-02-24 16:21:44

CLEVELAND, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ever Irish Gifts, an e-commerce site, today announced a distinctive way to celebrate a loved one's birthday, anniversary or marriage or to memorialize someone's life - plant a tree in Ireland in their honor or memory. "Planting a tree in Ireland is more than a gift," says Douglas Bell, president and co-founder, Ever Irish Gifts. "It contributes to a way of life. Living trees have played a central role in the practical and daily spiritual...

2014-02-01 20:22:18

WESTON, Mo., Feb. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, January 25, 2014, also the eve of the 56(th) Grammy Awards presented by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, the Irish Music Association released its list of "The Best of the Best" in Irish Music from the U.S., Ireland, the European Union, Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom for 2013. The Irish Music Association, which recognizes outstanding Irish artists in 18 different categories, held its 6th Annual Irish Music...

2013-12-18 13:25:55

The generally poor health of Irish immigrants to England during most of the 20th century was not caused primarily by difficulties of assimilation or tensions between the two nations, but by the abuse Irish expatriates suffered as children in their homeland, according to a new study. The findings published in the December issue of the academic journal Demography challenge the common view that the cause of the poor health of Irish immigrants to England is that conditions in England were very...

2013-03-23 23:04:38

Chris Matthews talkshow host receives a Certificate of Irish Heritage. (PRWEB) March 23, 2013 Chris Matthews, host of Hardball daily chat show on MSNBC was the proud recipient of a Certificate of Irish Heritage on his live show Monday evening. Senator Mark Daly, Irish government spokesman for the Irish overseas and Diaspora presented the Certificate to Chris Matthews. Senator Daly said, "I am delighted to present Chris Matthews with a Certificate of Irish Heritage. Chris´ Irish...

2013-03-03 23:03:13

Travel protection brand provides tips for Dublin-bound tourists. ATLANTA, Ga. (PRWEB) March 03, 2013 Dublin, capital of Ireland, is a mecca for all things Irish, and the best time to go is on or near St. Patrick´s Day. Protect Your Bubble, travel insurance brand, has a list of some of the top things to do in Dublin while visiting for St. Patrick´s Day. Plan on arriving early to start the adventure.     The Clarence — Throw a rock in Dublin and you...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.