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Milwaukee Irish Fest Announces 2013 Festival Entertainment Lineup

Milwaukee Irish Fest Announces 2013 Festival Entertainment Lineup Celtic Music Highlights include Nova Scotia Showcase and Several Must-See Acts   MILWAUKEE, Wis. (June 3, 2013) – Milwaukee Irish Fest, the world’s largest Irish festival, announces their entertainment lineup for 2013. With several exciting acts and a Nova Scotia Showcase, guests will want to stay and… Continue Reading

Irish Film, “OUR IRISH COUSINS, Screening at Beverly Art Center

Our Irish Cousins at The Beverly Art Center on Saturday night, May 25th, 7PM The Beverly Art Center will host a special screening of Mike Houlihan’s comic documentary film, “Our Irish Cousins”, on Saturday night, May 25th at 7PM. Tickets are $12 and Houlihan will be present for a post-screening discussion of the film. OUR… Continue Reading

Marty Madden honored in Irish American Small Business 50

Marty Madden, son of River Forest residents Joe and Char Madden, was recently honored in New York at a gala dinner to celebrate “The Irish American Small Business 50”, selected by The Irish Echo Newspaper in New York City.  Marty’s company, Maine Lobster Exchange, is a Live Lobster wholesale company that delivers exclusively to the… Continue Reading

Saw Doctors Rock Chicago!

The Saw Doctors returned to The Vic last Friday night in Chicago as they do each year in March and blew the doors off the joint for another glorious night of Irish rock. The multi-generational crowd of Irish and Irish-Americans relished the show as the lads played for over two hours onstage. “They were fantastic!”,… Continue Reading