Mayo Woman, Maudy Dooher talks about the upcoming Christmas celebrations at Irish Cultural Centre, Canton, Massachusetts

For Maudy Dooher, an American Thanksgiving with people gathering together to celebrate a meal with family and friends reminds her of the Christmas celebrations she grew up with in County Mayo, Ireland. “A gathering of people,” she said, “a big family meal on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. People putting on their best clothes and […]

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Mayos in London celebrate in style

THE 56th annual Mayo Association in London dinner maintained its yearly tradition of being a resounding success again last Friday night, with a huge amount of money being raised for worthy causes. More than 500 people turned out at The Grange Hotel in St Paul’s with this year’s special guest, Kevin Kilbane, proving to be […]

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New Cleveland judge a Mayo grandson

A CLEVELAND attorney whose grandparents came from Achill and Tourmakeady has been elected as a judge in the recent judicial elections in Cleveland. William T McGinty, known as Billy, was elected as a Commons Plea Judge in the Cuyahoga County Judicial Elections in Cleveland. The Democratic candidate defeated his Republican opponent Lorraine Coyne by 247,070 […]

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