The Irish community is one of New York's major and important ethnic groups, and
has been a ... Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, was originally developed as a resort for
wealthy Manhattanites in 1879, but in...
Nov 4, 2015 ... As the star of the new movie Brooklyn, Saoirse Ronan is tasked with portraying
an Irish immigrant in 1950s New York City as a singular woman ...
Dec 1, 2015 ... Eilis and Tony, in a scene from "Brooklyn," starring Saoirse Ronan and Emory ...
And though most of the Irish and Italians in New York were ...
Mar 30, 2013 ... In the book Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898 the original Irishtown was
“Below the Heights of Gowanus” where “Brooklyn rolled ...
Jul 14, 2016 ... What's the biggest difference between Ireland and the United States? ... the
British redcoats anchored ominously in Gravesend Bay off Brooklyn, between
Coney Island ... Here's a list of New York's top 10 Irish historical sites.
The Irish immigrants left a rural lifestyle in a nation lacking modern industry. ...
New York City boasted more Irishmen than Dublin, Ireland! The Irish established
Jul 9, 2014 ... A new novel about the Irish in Brooklyn and a movie based on the Colm Tóibín
novel "Brooklyn" both remind of a time when the Irish had a big ...
Dec 10, 2015 ... Eilis (Saoirse Ronan) is essentially being sent away from her native Enniscorthy,
Ireland, to Brooklyn, New York by her older sister Rose (Fiona ...
The online companion to the Thirteen series A WALK AROUND BROOKLYN
WITH DAVID ... which the food grown on Long Island's rich farmlands passed to
New York City. ... The turn of the century also witnessed an influx of Irish
The New York Irish Center is a community center in Long Island City, where a
warm welcome awaits the Irish in the region and, in true Irish spirit, all those who