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JFK and the Irish Famine

The Great Famine – also called the Irish Potato Famine – killed a million people between 1845 and 1852 and created much bitterness towards the ruling British.  259 more words


The #1916Rising Volunteers in #Enniscorthy

Hear it on the mountain
Hear it in the glen
Hear it in the cities –
The tramp of marching men.

God light the way they’re faring!

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Ross Farm Museum Maple Syrup Weekend

This weekend was the maple syrup weekend at Ross Farm Museum. It was a beautiful day even with all the snow. The kids got to play in the snow, take a horse drawn sleigh ride and watch maple syrup being made, then taste the results.

Family Life

#ThatsMyDad - Emmett O'Connell inducted into Irish America Hall of Fame

I normally keep my private family life and public life (e.g. this blog) separate. I’m going to break with convention because of something exceptional.

My father, Emmett O’Connell, is… 244 more words


Wexford County Monthly Report: Fire

Extracted with thanks, from Municipal meeting reports


My Electric Vehicle motions pass at Municipal & County level

10th/December 2014: New Ross Municipal District meeting passed unanimously –

That New Ross Municipal Council requests ESB Ecars to install:

– a Fast Charge Point in one of the car parks in new Ross at the Dunbrody Ship;

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New Ross

Super 'Nova' shines brightly in New Ross

Sunfire Nova must enjoy the air in Wexford, as he claimed the Corn Ros Mhic Treoin at the annual New Ross meeting today. Nova, a Trial Stake winner in Enniscorthy, got the better of the Brendan Matthews trained Listen To Him in today’s final. 280 more words

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