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The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Celtic Gods and Heroes: The Gods of Ancient Ireland
Celtic peoples established themselves in Ireland about 2,500 years ago. But humans had inhabited the island long before that, as evidenced by the monument site at Newgrange dating to 3000 B.C., as well as the prehistoric megaliths at Carrowmore in Sligo, and...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
The ancient Celts were a group of culturally similar peoples who once occupied most of central and western Europe, north of the Greco-Roman world. Perhaps the most common cultural characteristic of the ancient Celts were the Celtic languages, a branch of the...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
(Shadowed) Irish/Scottish. "Lady of Shadows", or, "of the Shadowy Isle". She is a warrior, with additional associations in smithcraft and oracular wisdom. She dwells in Albannach (Scotland), on (most tales agree) the Isle of Skye (Scaith),...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Celtic Gods and Heros: Introduction to Celtic Mythology
Youngsters of school age almost effortlessly learn about the gods and heroes of Greek and Roman mythology. Names like Zeus, Hercules, Diana, Ulysses, Mercury, Venus, and others become widely familiar. Paintings, popular movies, and books trace their stories...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Emerald Isle goes green for festival
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Presque Isle man indicted in assault on officer
Geary Bonville, a longtime trucker, mechanic and Presque Isle scrap yard owner, was among the nearly three dozen individuals indicted by the grand jury, which completed its third session of the year on Friday, according to District Attorney Todd Collins.
Isle of Wight Shanklin derelict building fire evacuates homes
Several people were evacuated from their homes after a fire destroyed a derelict building in Shanklin on the Isle of Wight. The blaze, on the corner of Shanklin High Street and Palmerston Road, started at about 22:30 GMT on Saturday. Residents were ...
Isle of Man equal marriage law more progressive than UK, says Peter Tatchell
The Isle of Man is set to pass an equal marriage law that is more progressive than the UK's, the veteran gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has said.
Big Isle woman, daughter sentenced for Medicaid fraud
A Big Island mother and a daughter were fined more than $14,000 and ordered to do community service after pleading guilty Thursday to Medicaid fraud. Susan Escobar and her daughter, Yolanda Cristina Escoba Hiro plead guilty to second-degree theft and ...

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