The Irish Center is hosting their annual Gathering on Sunday, October 4th - Come on by! - Annual Gathering at The Irish Center Open House Sunday This Sunday, October 4, will be the annual Gathering at The Irish Center, 6815 Emlen St....
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Philly Tales from the Great Diaspora
Irish-American writer Frank McCourt, by all accounts an inspired New York teacher, lovely man and gifted writer, died July 19 at the age of 78. He had recently been diagnosed with melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer. He then contracted meningitis.