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Echoes of Erin broadcasting on WEDO 810AM

and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm

And a rebroadcast on www.kdwradio.com, on

Wednesday @ 1:30pm, then Click on LISTEN LIVE

 

Dateline is now published ONLINE in The Irish Echo under Community Notes

https://irishecho.com/2023/11/dateline-pittsburgh-community-notes

 

Diane V. Byrnes                                                        DATELINE IRISH

78 Grant Avenue                                                      Sunday, January 14, 2024

Pittsburgh PA 15223                                                Program # 1870

412.781.6368                                                      Broadcasting since Feb. 7, 1988

Email: diane.byrnes@verizon.net                                       Now in 35th Year!

 

Friday & Saturday, January 12 & 13

  • Mullaney’s Harp & Fiddle In The Strip, invites you to enjoy live Irish music on Friday @ 5:30 & 7:30pm, then on Saturday @ 8:00 pm.

 

Sunday, January 14, 2024

           

Brian Nolan

  • Echoes of Erin on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm. The Ireland Report comes to us from Galway with Brian Nolan, www.galwaywalks.com. The program is rebroadcast @ 1:30pm each Wednesday at www.kdwradio.com, click on Listen Live.  

This segment is sponsored by The Top of the Hour Moment is sponsored by

 

  • Gaelic Arts Society invites you to a program with Rob Tierney talking about GAA Irish Sports @ 2:00pm, at the AJ Palumbo Hall of Science & Technology, Carlow University, 5th & Craft Avenues.  Parking is free at lot across the street.  Free for Members, suggested $5.00 donation for non-Members.  Information: Shirley Murphy pghgaelicarts@gmail.com.  Followed by a Traditional Tea Social.

 

Tuesday, January 16, 2024

  • Mullaney’s Harp & Fiddle in The Strip hosts Ceili Dancing with the Pittsburgh Ceili club from 7pm.

Sunday, January 21

    

Davy Kettyles

  • Echoes of Erin on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm. The Ireland Report comes to us from Dublin with Davy Kettyles. The program is rebroadcast @ 1:30pm each Wednesday at www.kdwradio.com, click on Listen Live.   This segment is sponsored  by Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, Attorneys at Law.  412.261.GOOD.  The Top of the Hour Moment is sponsored by The Irish Society for Education & Charity.

Thursday, January 25

  • Pittsburgh GAA will sponsor Trivia @ Mullaney’s Harp & Fiddle, 2921 Penn Ave In The Strip @ 7:30 pm.  (Normally it is the 3rd Thursday of month, except January & February this year).

 

Sunday, January 28

        

Mairtin O’Muilleoir

  • Echoes of Erin on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm. The Ireland Report comes to us from Belfast with Mairtin O’Muilleoir, Publisher Irish Echo Newspaper. The program is rebroadcast @ 1:30pm each Wednesday at www.kdwradio.com, click on Listen Live.   This segment is sponsored by Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, Attorneys at Law.  412.261.GOOD.  The Top of the Hour Moment is sponsored by The Irish Society for Education & Charity.

 

Sunday, February 4

     

Patricia Sharkey

  • Echoes of Erin on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm. The Ireland Report comes to us from Donegal with Patricia Sharkey.  The program is rebroadcast @ 1:30pm each Wednesday at www.kdwradio.com, click on Listen Live.   This segment is sponsored by Jack Goodrich, Attorney at Law, Goodrich & Associates, 412.261.Good.  The Top of the Hour Moment is sponsored by The Irish Society for Education & Charity.

Sunday, February 11

  • St Brigid’s Mass & Breakfast @ Chartiers Country Club, 601 Baldwin Road, Pittsburgh 15205.  Tickets $35 per adult, $25 for Jr. LAOH/AOH Members.  RSVP by Friday, February 2, 2024 to ShirleySestric@gmail.com or 412.370.4127.

 

Payments, payable to LAOH Allegheny County Board should be received by Monday, February 5th either Venmo @Shirley-Sestric or via USPS to Shirley Sestric, 311 Kearsarge St. Pittsburgh 15211-1505.Please include names of those attending.

 

           

Brian Nolan

  • Echoes of Erin on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm. The Ireland Report comes to us from Galway with Brian Nolan, www.galwaywalks.com. The program is rebroadcast @ 1:30pm each Wednesday at www.kdwradio.com, click on Listen Live.  

This segment is sponsored by The Top of the Hour Moment is sponsored by

 

Thursday, February 15

  • St. Patrick’s Day Parade Fundraiser @ Mullaney’s Harp & Fiddle, Doors open @ 6pm.  No Cover Charge, however, raffle tickets will be on sale and you are encouraged to purchase tickets along with a Basket of Culture & Cheer tickets, and Give-Aways.

 

Saturday, February 17

  • AOH St. Patrick Division 4 hosts their 250 Banquet @ West View Banquet Hall.  Payments must be paid by February 1st.  For the 2024-2025 year, membership will increase to 275 participants.  Questions / Information – parryr@consolidated.net.

 

Sunday, February 18

    

Davy Kettyles

  • Echoes of Erin on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm. The Ireland Report comes to us from Dublin with Davy Kettyles. The program is rebroadcast @ 1:30pm each Wednesday at www.kdwradio.com, click on Listen Live.   This segment is sponsored  by Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, Attorneys at Law.  412.261.GOOD.  The Top of the Hour Moment is sponsored by The Irish Society for Education & Charity.

 

  • Gaelic Arts Society invite you to a program with Raymond Werner, Pittsburgh’s Shantytown @ 2:00pm, at the AJ Palumbo Hall of Science & Technology, Carlow University, 5th & Craft Avenues.  Parking is free at lot across the street.  Free for Members, suggested $5.00 donation for non-Members.  Information: Shirley Murphy pghgaelicarts@gmail.com.  Followed by a Traditional Tea Social.

 

Thursday, February 22

  • Pittsburgh GAA will sponsor Trivia @ Mullaney’s Harp & Fiddle, 2921 Penn Ave In The Strip @ 7:30 pm.  (Normally it is the 3rd Thursday of month, except January & February this year).

 

Friday, February 23

  • The 17th Annual 40 Under 40 Awards will take place at The View at The Battery, 1 Battery Pl, New York, NY 10004 (2 min walk from number 1 subway - South Ferry station and 4 min walk from 4/5 Bowling Green Station).  VIA: UBER/TAXI - address closest to venue is 1 SOUTH STREET, NEW YORK, NY 10004.  Guest Speaker – Michael Biondo, President of Business Development & Strategic Partnerships iHeartMedia.

The Fitzpatrick Grand Central is partnering with The Irish Echo for the 2024

40 Under 40 Awards and is offering a discounted nightly rate $179.00 for Friday, February 23, 2024. With taxes included = $208.91.  Mention Irish Echo when booking with our reservations department at 212.351.6800 or email Maria Auriana mauriana@fitzpatrickhotels.com.

 

Sunday, February 24

        

Mairtin O’Muilleoir

  • Echoes of Erin on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm. The Ireland Report comes to us from Belfast with Mairtin O’Muilleoir, Publisher Irish Echo Newspaper. The program is rebroadcast @ 1:30pm each Wednesday at www.kdwradio.com, click on Listen Live.   This segment is sponsored by Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, Attorneys at Law.  412.261.GOOD.  The Top of the Hour Moment is sponsored by The Irish Society for Education & Charity.

 

Wednesday, February 28

  • Deadline for Reservations for Pittsburgh Ceili Club Kick-Off Ceili.  Kathy Brashaar @ 412.953.1278.

 

Friday, March 1

  • St. Patrick’s Day Parade Button Party.  Details TBA

 

Saturday, March 9

  • The Pittsburgh Ceili Club hosts its annual Kick-Off Ceili at the Teamsters Temple Banquet Hall, 4701 Butler St., Lawrenceville-15201.  Doors open @ 5:45pm. Dinner @ 6:45pm, Dancing @ 8pm.  Reservation Deadline February 28 – to Kathy Bashaar 412.953.1278.  Price $45.00 Member, $50 non-member, $15 Children under 15.

 

Saturday, March 16

  • Pittsburgh’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Steps-Off the parade route @  10AM.  Set-Up along Liberty Ave from 27th Street then marches on the streets of Downtown Pittsburgh.  The Route is Liberty Ave to Grant St to the Blvd of the Allies down to the Reviewing Stand across from the Post Gazette Bldg.

 

Sunday, March 17

    

Davy Kettyles

  • Echoes of Erin on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3 @ 12:30pm. The Ireland Report comes to us from Dublin with Davy Kettyles. The program is rebroadcast @ 1:30pm each Wednesday at www.kdwradio.com, click on Listen Live.   This segment is sponsored  by Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, Attorneys at Law.  412.261.GOOD.  The Top of the Hour Moment is sponsored by Dorothy Flaherty Weldon, National Past President LAOH.

 

Saturday, March 23

  • CALLIOPE: THE PITTSBURGH FOLK MUSIC SOCIETY IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE OUR 2023-2024 CONCERT SEASON NOW AT CITY WINERY PITTSBURGH  (TERMINAL BUILDING, STRIP DISTRICT). ALL SHOWS START AT 6:30 PM. TICKETS AND SUBSCRIPTIONS ARE NOW ON SALE AT https://calliopehouse.org/     

Tonight Calliope presents JigJam (Irish / Celtic): Described as the best Irish band in bluegrass and “sparkling, infectious”.  Tickets on sale NOW!

Sunday, April 14

  • Gaelic Arts Society of Pittsburgh – Programs for 2023 & 2024.  Programs take place at AJ Palumbo Hall, Carlow University, 5th Avenue in Oakland, 2:00 to 3:00 PM.  Free Parking across the street.  PGHGaelicArts@gmail.com

Cahal Dunne, “Athenry” book discussion.

 

Saturday, April 27

  • AOH Division 1 will host their Annual “Night of Irish Music” at the Castle Shannon Fire Hall.  Details TBA.

 

Sunday, April 28

  • IAUC hosts Paul Maskey Sinn Fein MP Belfast; he will be talking on the British broken commitment of the GFA.  Venue – Mansion on Fifth Ave. More details TBA.

 

Sunday, June 2

  • Gaelic Arts Society of Pittsburgh – Programs take place at AJ Palumbo Hall, Carlow University, 5th Avenue in Oakland, 2:00 to 3:00 PM.  Free Parking across the street.  PGHGaelicArts@gmail.com

Irish High Tea, Pittsburgh Golf Club with Bob Banerjee

 

Friday, October 11, 2024 in Dublin - The Wolfe Tones Last Goodbye - IN CONCERT in Dublin @ 3Arena Dublin.  60th Anniversary.  Ticket price 44.20 Euro @ Tickets The Wolfe Tones - 60th Anniversary Concert, Dublin | Fri, 11 Oct 2024, 18:00 | Ticketmaster IE  Some special guests will join the Wolfe Tones.

 

The Wolfetones Shows and Tours from (wolfetonesofficialsite.com)

After 60 years of performing live concerts worldwide, the Wolfe Tones are saying Farewell to all of their loyal fans with shows scheduled in major US and Canadian cities in March 2024. The Wolfe Tones last performed in St. Johns in 2013 and we are delighted to have the opportunity of saying our last farewell to all of our Canadian supporters and fans.

 

From their humble beginnings when the band was formed in Dublin in 1963 the group has performed their style of Irish Music (some have called them a Rebel Band) at major venues worldwide. Some notable venues include: Carnegie Hall, New York, Royal Albert Hall, London, The Olympia in Paris, The Sydney Opera House, Sydney, The Barrowlands, Glasgow, Feile an Phobail Festival, Belfast, Siamsa Coislaoi Festival, Cork, National Stadium, The 3 Arena, CityWest Convention Center and Olympia Theatre and in Dublin.  . “We are proud to be Irish, and just like you, we are proud of our heritage’.

Slan to all of you, The Wolf Tones

 

Sponsors of The Ireland Report for 2024

  • January thru March – 2024, Attorney Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, PLC, Jack Goodrich jackpgoodrich@icloud.com  412-261-GOOD. 

  • April 2024 - Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 1, South Hills, Denny  Flanigan,  dennyflanigan@gmail.com

  • May 2024 – Knights of Equity, Court 9 Pittsburgh, John (Jack) F. Webber, Worthy Sir Knight, jfwnamesman@aol.com.

  • June – AOH St. Patrick Division 4, North Hills, Rick Duffy, President

  • July 2024 – LAOH St. Bridget Division 4, Joan Tielsch, President jtielly@yahoo.com

  • August 2024 – Pittsburgh Ceili Club, CeiliClubPGH@gmail.com

  • September  – Allegheny County Board AOH, Bob Kelly, rmpk.kelly@gmail.com  

  • October  – AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie, Eric Haenni, sphyrna@icloud.com

  • November 2024 – Irish American Unity Conference, Sarah McAuliffe Bellin, President sarahm1916@comcast.net

  • December 2024 - Daughters of Erin, Rose Kreger, President DOE,  RMcMahon@gmail.com

 

Sponsors of “The Top of the Hour Moment, 2024”

  • 2024 January –The Irish Society for Education & Charity

  • 2024 February - Open

  • 2024 March – Dorothy Flaherty Weldon, National Past President LAOH

  • 2023 April – AOH Division 32, Carnegie, Eric Haenni, President, sphyrna@icloud.com

  • 2024 May – Open

  • 2023 June – LAOH Maude Gonne Division 32, Carnegie, Maureen Sueffert President

  • 2023 July –  John & Ann Tarpey, Supporters & Steady Listeners

  • 2024 August – Larry Brophy, celebrating 29 years of Sobriety 

  • 2024 September –Gaelic Arts Society of Pittsburgh, Shirley Murphy, President

  • 2023 October – The Martin Noone – William R. Murphy AOH Division 21 in Garfield, President Michael Murphy

  • 2023 November – Colleen Rumble, a Listener and Supporter of the program

  • 2022 December – OPEN

 

Dateline Irish 2024

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