| Oct 21, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Over the course of five books, A.S. King has established herself as a singular voice in today's young adult literature. She brings vivid life to realistic kids working through raw deals, from the death of a friend in Printz honor winner "Please Ignore...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:18 PM
On Saturday afternoon, as the Chicago International Film Festival unspooled across town and audiences sat through brooding German family dramas and biopics from Denmark, Julianna Cueuas, of Andersonville, reclined in a small auditorium at the Irish...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Republican Tom Foley has been conniving to keep a damaging secret for years. The release at any time in the past decade of a 1981 police report account of a chilling summer night on Long Island that tells a tale of an alleged assault with a motor...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 9:56 PM
The Northeastern South Dakota Celtic Faire and Games are a celebration of Celtic heritage and also an event that can be enjoyed by everyone, regardless of their ethnicity.
Jade Groom and Chrissy Ramirez of Britton have vastly different backgrounds, but...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:21 AM
They both had so much to celebrate. So Stacy Jurich and her close friend, Natasha McShane, an exchange student from Northern Ireland , spent the night dancing — McShane in her favorite boots — before starting the half-mile walk back to Jurich'...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:30 PM
LONDON - Ireland has redoubled its efforts to attract international film, TV and toon projects to its shores.
The Irish government has upped its tax breaks for production to 32% beginning in 2015, and extended it to include talent from outside the...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:04 PM
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Eleanor Catton took the 2013 Man Booker Prize for "The Luminaries" at an awards ceremony in London on Tuesday night. At age 28, Catton is the youngest novelist ever to win the...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Lots of people know that Dr. Joseph Rigg has a great love for Ireland.
While he works on his patients, the Aberdeen dentist plays Irish music in his office. In addition, he and his wife, Kristin, have four daughters with very Irish names. The girls, who...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 4:32 PM
A word of advice, ladies: If you have to work on your birthday, a leisurely Beverly Hills lunch date with four handsome princes is decidedly the way to go. OK, so two were princes, one a baron and one a lord, but when the company — the Season 2 cast...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:32 AM
It's not at all uncommon for a series to follow up a huge, game-changing episode — like the one Sons of Anarchy Season 6 threw at us last week — with a rather ho-hum affair. And while some big stuff does indeed happen in “The Mad King,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University, 3011 Whitney Ave. in Hamden, is celebrating its one-year anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 12, wtih a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. that wil feature a live harpist, wine and hors d’oeuvres.
| Oct 10, 2013
| 7:15 PM
South Coast Plaza shoppers stepped into their wildest couture, décor and cosmetic dreams last weekend at the center's first Live the Look event, held in partnership with the Hollywood Reporter.
Presenting the best in fashion, beauty and home, the...