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  1. The 2015 schedule of St. Patrick’s Day parades.

    The 2015 schedule of St. Patrick’s Day parades.

    Boston Irish Tourism Association has released its 2015 schedule of St. Patrick’s Day parades in Massachusetts. This year the state’s parade season begins on Saturday, March 7 with the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Cape Cod, and ends with the Holyoke St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday, March 22, 2015. Click here for more info.

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  2. Irish Documentary “One Million Dubliners” draws much interest.

    Irish Documentary “One Million Dubliners” draws much interest.

    VISITORS FROM IRELAND and beyond have been flocking to Dublin’s Glasnevin Cemetery after watching the documentary One Million Dubliners. The cemetery is the last resting place of the likes of Michael Collins, as well as over 1.5 million other people. The feature documentary, directed by Aoife Kelleher, went on general release in cinemas in October. The fascinating and touching story of the history of the huge cemetery – which was built in 1832 and is the last resting place of figures from Irish history including Michael Collins – also introduced people to the late historian Shane MacThomais (pictured). MacThomais passed...

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