Recent Events – Chamber welcomes ConnectIreland to Toronto

Chamber welcomes ConnectIreland to Toronto The ICCC in association with ConnectIreland presented an information session at P.J. O’Brien’s by Michael McLoughlin (CEO ConnectIreland) on “How You Can Be Rewarded For Introducing Ireland”. read more →

15 May 2012
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Irish Person of the Year 2011 – Norita Fleming

Irish Person of the Year 2011 – Norita Fleming by Desmond Devoy If one were to look up the word volunteer in the dictionary, there should be a picture of Norita Fleming beside it as an example. That is why the Irish-Canadian community has chosen this Cork woman to be the Irish Person of the.. read more →

05 May 2012
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Recent Events – Speaker Series with Doug Steiner ‘Risk on Purpose’

Speaker Series with Doug Steiner April 12th, 2012  On Thursday, April 12th, 2012, the Chamber was honoured to host at our regular Speakers Series at P.J. O’Brien’s, Doug Steiner who gave a very enlightened and entertaining address on “Risk on Purpose”. read more →

12 Apr 2012
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Recent Events – Speaker Series with Eddie O’Sullivan, Coach of the USA Rugby Team

Chamber hosts Eddie O’Sullivan, Coach of the U.S.A. Rugby Team On Friday, August 5th, 2011 the Chamber completed our three part Summer Speaker Series with Eddie O’Sullivan, the current coach of the U.S.A. Rugby Team. read more →

05 Aug 2011
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Canada Welcomes New Arrivals as Ireland Welcomes a New Government

by Eamonn O’Loghlin Dublin: 2011-02-28 Canada welcomes scores of new arrivals to our shores as Ireland luckily experiences a democratic revolution of sorts that could well have been more like the ongoing violent revolutions we are witnessing throughout Africa and the Middle East. Saner minds have prevailed in old Hibernia and the people have spoken.. read more →

01 Mar 2011
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Farewell Message from Ambassador Declan Kelly

Farewell Message from Ambassador Declan kelly I was first posted to Canada in 1985 at which time I was the First Secretary in the Embassy. I worked with two Ambassadors, Edward Brennan the late Sean Gaynor.  Anne and I were accompanied by our three children, Ruth, Declan and Richard all of whom attended five years.. read more →

31 Aug 2010
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Irish Person of the Year 2010 – Ambassador Declan Kelly

Our Man in Ottawa – Ambassador Declan Kelly – 2010’s Irish Person of the Year by Desmond Devoy Some people have friends in high places. Other people are just friends who happen to be in high places. Ireland’s Ambassador to Canada, Declan Kelly, certainly falls into the latter category. He’s not just high because of.. read more →

05 May 2010
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Irish Person of the Year 2009: Frankie Benson, Colm O’Brien, Eamonn O’Loghlin and Hugo Straney

Never have so many been so honoured by, well, so many. For the first time in the history of Toronto’s Irish community, the Irish Person of the Year Committee has decided to quadruple its pleasure by honouring the four men who keep the city’s Irish-Canadians, and those who love Ireland, informed and entertained every weekend… read more →

05 May 2009
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Chamber hosts Finance Minister Jim Flaherty

Chamber hosts Finance Minister Jim Flaherty at Toronto’s Board of Trade Friday, January 11th at Toronto’s Board of Trade was the setting for the Chambers launch of a new season with a very prestigious guest speaker, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty. It was also an opportunity to meet and greet the 2008 Irish Person of the.. read more →

11 Jan 2008
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President Mary McAleese opens Ireland Park Toronto

“A Place of Memory” June 21st, 2007 By Eamonn O’Loghlin – Editor & Publisher, Irish Connections Canada As Editor of the Toronto Irish News I had been getting the “scealâ€? about Ireland Park in one form or another for the last 10 years. I knew it was coming and the intensity of the project over the.. read more →

21 Jun 2007
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