Author: Siobhan

Justice ‘Skeff’ Sheehy (1918-2017)

Justice ‘Skeff’ Sheehy (1918-2017)

This past month, John “Skeff” Sheehy, former Montana Supreme Court Justice, passed away on Friday, 7th April 2017. He was 99 years old. His life can be distinguished by his memorable character and outstanding legal career spanning several deacades, what more, the aspect of his […]

When Gaelic football roamed Montana…

When Gaelic football roamed Montana…

Irish heritage in Montana is so rich and vast. When I arrived here I was delighted to find there was not one but two thriving hurling teams in Missoula; the University team, the Griz, and the Thomas Francis Meagher hurling club. However, I was surprised […]

Insider tricks to successfully learn Irish!

Insider tricks to successfully learn Irish!

So you know how to say ‘Conas atá tú?’ – what next? I recently moved from Ireland to Missoula, Montana. On my first day in Missoula snow fell (no surprise there) and I welcomed the distraction of the splash of my boots along the pavement. […]


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