Results tagged with 'ireland'
Published Oct. 17, 2013
The Waterboys opened for U2 in the '80s in Chicago, and frontman Mike Scott made a solo appearance almost a decade ago in Milwaukee, but tonight's performance at Turner Hall offered a rare Midwest-based opportunity to see a beloved band from across the pond.
Published Aug. 16, 2013
Michael Ring, TD, Irish Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, visited the Wisconsin Club today to speak to local media about the role Milwaukee Irish Fest plays in Ireland's economy.
Published July 16, 2013
It's summer vacation season, and for many of us, that doesn't include international travel. However, if time and money were not an object, where would you like to travel? The OnMilwaukee.com editorial staffers weigh in with their desired destinations.
Published June 19, 2013
For 3,000 years, millions of people have played hurling, but a disproportionate number of players have been women. However, the Milwaukee Hurling Club (MHC) is working to change this.
Published June 5, 2013
A delegation of Irish hurlers are coming to Brown Deer Park, 7835 N. Green Bay Rd., this Sunday to formally invite the Milwaukee Hurling Club to participate in the Aer Lingus International Hurling Festival.
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A long lost relative had reemerged via a strange form letter sent to all members of my family. Phones were a buzz when aunts and uncles exchanged calls all wondering who this Francis was and what did he want with my family?
Turns out, the geneology bug doesn't just bite Americans looking ...
When traveling through the misty countryside of Ireland, we decided that we were a bit parched. So a pint sounded good. Luckily we were near the town of Kilkenny. Upon arriving in the town, the rain started to come down so it seemed like an even better idea to stop in the pub fo...
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