Camille O’Sullivan and band during their residency at the Irish Arts Center

In a Greek restaurant on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, a group are discussing their Irishness. DNA testing kits are big in the United States, prom(...)

Chief executive of the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland Mark Redmond with Loretta Brennan Glucksman.

The American Chamber of Commerce Ireland will present Loretta Brennan Glucksman with the Kennedy-Lemass Medal for her “outstanding contribution” to Ir(...)

Minister for the Arts Heather Humphreys and Garry Hynes of Druid Theatre outside the Brooklyn Academy of Music this week. Photograph: Amanda Gentile

The Government is to give €1 million to help to renovate a leading Irish arts centre in New York, and another €1m to showcase Irish artists in the US (...)

A file photograph of gay activists displaying signs along the St Patrick’s Day parade route in New York in protest at being excluded from the annual event. Photograph: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images.

New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is ending a two-year boycott of Manhattan’s St Patrick’s Day parade and has agreed to march this year after organi(...)