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  1. Celtic Connections Live Review: Usher's Island at Old Fruitmarket, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    For the second time in less than a week a Celtic Connections concert involving musicians with close ties to Christy Moore has been held up due to a fire scare. Entirely coincidental, of course, but maybe the festival should just give the ould fella a gig.

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    4 hrs ago | Cornish Guardian

    PHILLEIGH Folk's guests on Wednesday, February 4, have already played on the Roseland, albeit as members of two different bands. Neil Davey and Steve Hunt are two of Cornwall's most experienced and popular musicians playing a varied mix of Celtic, traditional English and American music on guitar, bouzouki, mandolin and harmonica.

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  3. Milwaukee Irish Fest announces 35th anniversary entertainment lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    Milwaukee Irish Fest, the world's largest celebration of Celtic music and culture, has announced this year's entertainment lineup. Celebrating its 35th anniversary, Milwaukee Irish Fest is pulling out all the stops for this year's festival, offering the widest selection of Irish and Celtic music to date.

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  4. Thousands gather to mourn David WynnRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    As Const. David Wynn's casket was carried from the room where thousands had gathered on Monday to mourn his death and celebrate his life, Grade 6 students from Keenooshayo Elementary School raised their voices in song.

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  5. Pacifica Performances presentsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pacifica Tribune

    "Legends of the Celtic Harp" performs their new show "The Door Between the Worlds" on Saturday, Jan. 31, at 7:30 p.m. at Mildred Owen Concert Hall, 1220 Linda Mar Blvd. presented by Pacifica Performances. "The Door Between the Worlds" is a dramatic journey in music and story into the realms of the Celtic "Otherworld."

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  6. Ice hockey: Chelmsford Chieftains return to league summitRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    On Saturday they travelled to the Milton Keynes Thunder where Chieftains netminder Euan King faced his brother Damien in the opposite net. And Euan won the battle of the Kings, ending the game with a 96 per cent save average, with his brother on 94 per cent.

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  7. CHELMSFORD Chieftains are back on top of NIHL Division 1 South after a tough weekend of ice hockey.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

    On Saturday they travelled to the Milton Keynes Thunder where Chieftains netminder Euan King faced his brother Damien in the opposite net. And Euan won the battle of the Kings, ending the game with a 96 per cent save average, with his brother on 94 per cent.

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  8. Savannah Songwriters Series @Johnny HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Connect Savannah

    In her time with Celtic folk rock band Spirit of the West, McRae earned two platinum and three gold records. After her success with the group, McRae blazed her own trail, capturing her sound on electric and acoustic guitars, accordion, and banjo.

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  9. Officers, community gather to honour David WynnRead the original story

    Yesterday | St. Albert Gazette

    "David would want us to forgive. He was a peaceful man," said his sister Mona Wynn as she delivered the eulogy for her fallen brother.

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  10. Nashoba cruises past OakmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    With 11 different players finding their way into the box score, the Nashoba Regional boys' basketball team cruised to a 76-47 victory over the hosts from Oakmont Regional in a non-league matchup on Sunday night. "They work just as hard in practice to try to get each other better every day," said Nashoba Regional head coach Danny Ortiz, talking about his substitutes after the win.

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  11. MTA kitchen party to feature top Maritime musiciansRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Sackville Tribune-Post

    Mount Allison University announced this morning it will host an anniversary party to remember with its 175th Kitchen Party concert, set for Friday, May 8, starting at 9 p.m. Held as part of the university's reunion weekend, which welcomes alumni from across the country and around the world back to campus each year, the 175th Kitchen Party will be a highlight of the weekend. The concert is open to the public.

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  12. Review: Song of the SeaRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Victoria Advocate

    Celtic folklore is the backdrop for this magical story about two kids, 10-year-old Ben and his younger sister, 6-year-old Saoirse , who are adapting to life without their mother, Broanch , who disappeared into the waves surrounding the lighthouse they call home right after Saoirise was born. Mom was a "selkie," a mythological creature that is human on land but a seal in the water and Soairse is half-selkie.

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  13. Boys basketball: Shiprock roll to 73-47 victory over BloomfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Farmington Daily Times

    Shiprock got a nice confidence boost to start its District 1-4A schedule, dispatching of Bloomfield 73-47 at the Chieftain Pit on Saturday night. The win served a double purpose for the Chieftains, who dropped a 69-67 decision to Bloomfield back in December.

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  14. Glendale Family Performs Prior to Nuala Kennedy Band Concert at the ICHC Sept. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Shorewood

    ... as well as vocalist Susan McKeown and Irish folklorist Mick Moloney. She has headlined at many of the world's top Celtic music festivals and has performed at Carnegie Hall and on Saturday Night Live. Sanna, known for his inventive and powerful ...

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  15. Maguire And PatersonRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Session

    A lovely waltz I first heard on Sharon Shannon's 'Out the Gap' CD. The abc is via Nottingham Folk Database, which has a good selection of material.

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  16. News of Serra sanctions reverberates through football communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Inside Bay Area

    When Padres football coach Patrick Walsh chose to forfeit a consolation game at Milpitas in the Central Coast Section playoffs last month, waiting until noon the day of the game to do so, the Padres feared there would be consequences. After a monthlong investigation, CCS Commissioner Nancy Lazenby Blaser spelled out the penalties for Serra on Thursday, the worst being a two-year ban from the playoffs for the football program, along with an additional year of probation.

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  17. A commentary on a Cape Breton community: These Were My PeopleRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Guardian

    ... Vince MacLean, the author, is a retired Nova Scotia Community College teacher. He has spent his time fostering Celtic culture, local infrastructure and community initiatives. He lives in Washabuck itself on the banks of the Bras d'Or lakes. MacLean ...

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  18. Mount Allison's 175th Kitchen Party features top Maritime musiciansRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Sackville Tribune-Post

    Mount Allison University announced this morning it will host an anniversary party to remember with its 175th Kitchen Party concert, set for Friday, May 8, starting at 9 p.m. Held as part of the university's reunion weekend, which welcomes alumni from across the country and around the world back to campus each year, the 175th Kitchen Party will be a highlight of the weekend. The concert is open to the public.

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  19. Could a new monthly comedy show reinvigorate Scottish satire?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... following a hysterical diatribe against Neanderthal football fans, a rabid Gus Lymburn manages to convince the Celtic loving egg-holder to turn the weapon on himself, which he duly does. It's a classic live comedy moment that perfectly sets up ...

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  20. We're all Scottish this weekend at the Hylton Performing Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Potomac Local

    ... Band favorites. The dynamic trio of Elke Baker, Ken Kolodner and Brad Kolodner explore the evolving traditions of Celtic music and its influence on the old-time music of Appalachia Jewelry, pottery, traditional apparel and much more, with exhibits ...

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