Welcome to the Division News Page!
Feel free to comment on articles (after you register on this site first). Please keep in mind that offensive or derogatory comments will not be tolerated.
If you have something interesting happening or would like to start a conversation, visit the Forum page. Note: you must be a registered, full site member to access the Forums and Meeting Minutes/Docs pages.
Check out the Links Page to check out some Catholic, Irish and other web sites of interest!
|Posted on June 10, 2018 at 9:00 AM||comments (0)|
The recipients of the 2018 James P Brennan Memorial College Scholarship have been chosen! Please join the AOH Bernard McCarren Division in congratulating the following graduating high school seniors.
Corey O'Donnell $1,000.00 Corey is is a member of St. Margaret of Scotland Parish and a graduate of the Charter School of Wilmington. Corey plans on studying Electrical Engineering at the University of Delaware. Co...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 11, 2017 at 9:55 PM||comments (0)|
Applications for the 2018 James P. Brennen Academic Scholarship will be available soon!
The recipient of the 2017 Scholarship was Joseph Pritchard, a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and a graduate of St. Elizabeth's high school. Joseph is attending the University of Delaware. Congratulations Joseph!
|Posted on May 31, 2016 at 4:35 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted on May 6, 2016 at 4:05 PM||comments (0)|
The Scholarship Committee considered several qualified and worthy applicants and is pleased to announce this year's recipient is Ms. Colleen Draper!
Colleen is an active member of Holy Family Catholic Church and is an honor student at Cab Calloway School of the Arts. She will be attending Goldey Beacom College in the fall, studying Business.
In addition to her academic success, her...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 29, 2015 at 2:00 PM||comments (0)|
Examinations of the genomes of Irish individuals from prehistoric times reveals where migration to the Emerald Isle originated. Click here to read the article, which includes links related to the actual study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
|Posted on October 28, 2015 at 4:35 PM||comments (0)|
From The Irish Mariner website:
The Halloween custom we have come to enjoy has come a long way from its origins in Celtic Ireland. Once a serious Pagan holiday, we have transformed it into a fun, party holiday. The holiday originates from a 2,000 year old Celtic festival call Samhain. Samhain, pronounced sow-wen, is a Celtic word...Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 17, 2015 at 9:00 PM||comments (0)|
Enjoy a great meal with great friends and McGlynns will donate 10% of the night’s profits to LAOH St. Brigid Division. Just print the above flyer and bring it with you! It couldn't be easier to support them. Funds raised by the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians goes to support worthy charities.
|Posted on June 10, 2015 at 8:00 PM||comments (0)|
Academic Scholarship recipient Amanda Meadows (center) poses with her family and Scholarship Committee Chairman George Murphy (left), Pastor Msgr John Hopkins and Division President Mike Quirk (right)
Congratulations to the 2015 Newark AOH Scholarship recipient Amanda Meadows!
Amanda was Valedictorian at Appoquinimink High Sch...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 24, 2015 at 11:40 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted on February 21, 2015 at 12:10 AM||comments (0)|
The ICCD's 40th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held on Saturday, March 14, at 12:00 noon in downtown Wilmington.
The ICCD's Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade Hooley will follow the parade. The hooley will take place at 14th & King Street. A large tent will be at that location to sell commemorative mugs, and to have the annual hooley. All-you-can-drink beer mugs w...Read Full Post »