Michael Burke’s 9/11 Memorial Jersey Project Pushing for the €10,000 Mark

Michael Burke’s 9/11 Memorial Jersey Project Pushing for the €10,000 Mark

A Bronx, New York born, Castleisland resident with strong Sligo connections played an active part in the rescue effort in the days immediately after the horrific twin towers attack in New York on September 11th 2001. Michael Burke has been living in Castleisland since late 2005. At the end of last August as the 19th…

Michael Burke’s 32 County Odyssey with 9/11 Jersey Charity

Michael Burke’s 32 County Odyssey with 9/11 Jersey Charity

The Bronx, New York born Michael Burke didn’t just arrive on the scene in Castleisland in late 2005. He burst onto its Main Street business stage and took over the running of a public house and put his name across over the front door and windows. He entertained his customers with stories from the dark…