Nancy Malone: 1935 – 2014

Nancy Malone was a model, actress, director, and Emmy-award-winning producer who had been in the limelight since a photographer snapped her picture on a lark when she was still just seven-year-old Ann Moloney from Queens Village, Long Island (it was supposed to be her brother’s photo shoot). Four years later, she was on the cover of Life magazine’s tenth anniversary issue as the “Typical...

Sean Mackin (president, Preferred Mechanical) was presented with the Patrick J. Donaghy Award by event co-chair James Donaghy (Structuretone) and ILIR President Ciaran Staunton.

Sean Mackin, James Boland Honored at Annie Moore Annual Awards (Photos)

The Annie Moore Annual Awards, sponsored by the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform (ILIR), were held on Tuesday, May 13th at the New York Athletic Club in Manhattan. Inaugurated three years ago, the Annie Moore Awards are given to Irish and Irish Americans in recognition for their efforts on behalf of the Irish immigrant community in the United States. They are named after the Irish girl who in...


President Michael Higgins Visits the Midwest

Irish President Michael Higgins is retracing the steps of his youth through the United States’ Midwest, meeting along the way with groups seeking to help undocumented Irish citizens here. The chief purpose of Higgins’ week-long visit was to deliver the Commencement Speech at Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind., where some 48 years ago at the age of 25, he came to earn a master’s degree...