Irish Immigrants 1909

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline, our One City, One Story pick for 2016, tells the story of Vivian, a young girl who is sent┬áto the Midwest on a train […]

Photo of Irish harbor and small town.

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! While originating as a way to honor┬áthe life and death of St. Patrick, patron saint of Ireland, the celebration of St. Patrick’s Day has expanded widely […]