Skip to content

Sligo native Vinny Cadden was the man of the match as New York went very close to shocking Roscommon in last year’s Connacht Championship. He is the vice-captain with the New York squad this Sunday, and is preparing to face his home county. He spoke to Darragh Cox from New…

Sligo boss Niall Carew says that preparations have been going well for this weekend’s championship opener against New York, despite the loss of a number of players. Attacker Niall Murphy has been ruled out with a hamstring injury, while Gerard O’Kelly-Lynch, Kevin McDonnell and Luke Nicholson will miss out because…

A Sligo-born nun has become the first woman to be appointed to a top position at an international, non-government organisation based at the United Nations in New York that fights poverty. Sister Jean Quinn, of the Daughters of Wisdom, will soon take up the role of executive director of Unanima…

The Cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council believes the upcoming visit of councillors to America for St. Patrick’s Day is important for the future of each county. The Cathaoirligh of Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo council’s as well as other representatives will be visiting New York for Paddy’s Day celebrations. Leitrim will…

The visit of local politicians to America for St. Patrick’s Day keeps ex-pats in touch with home, according to the Sligo Association of New York. Cathaoirligh from Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo county councils are travelling to New York for St. Patrick’s Day and other official functions over the next week.…