HIbernian Radio Podcast, Sat. December 28, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this could be one of our best shows yet! We’re honored to host retired Chicago Police Dept. Commander of Detectives Kevin Duffin as our guest tonight and after “35 years, 8 months, and ten days” on the job he has some great […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. December 21, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we welcome a good friend of Houli’s, Tim Finnegan. Tim is a retired Fire Department Lieutenant, having spent 32 years on the force. It’s safe to say the First Responders “bug” runs in the family […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. December 14, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we welcome brothers, Brian and Matt Larkin, to the show. These guys grew up in Queen of Martyrs Parish and both attended Brother Rice. Brian has been with the Fire Dept for 21 years, working […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. December 7, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and we continue to pay tribute to our Irish American First Responders this week by welcoming Lieutenant Sean Ronan to the show. Sean has been on the Force for 26 years and was the recipient of the Superintendent […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. November 30, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and in keeping with our First Responders theme, this week we have 30 year Cook County Sheriff’s Office retired veteran, Dan Burke, on the show. Dan grew up in Norwood Park where he attended St. Thecla Catholic School. He’s […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. November 23, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we welcome CPD Field Training Officer, Jim Bailey, to the show. Jim is a Mount Greenwood native who has been on the force for 25 years. He is an active member of both the CPD Hockey […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. November 16, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and we continue in honoring our First Responders this week with returning guest, Sergeant Danny Shine. Danny has been with the Chicago Police Department for 24 years and currently works the Violent Crimes midnight shift. He grew up in […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. November 9, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we’re putting a brief hold on our First Responders theme. Our special guest is Sean O’Dowd, President of the Illinois Ancient Order of Hibernians who has been a member of the AOH since 2001. His […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. November 2, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and we continue in honoring our First Responders this week with special guest, Bobby ‘The Legend’  Byrnes. Bobby has 25 years of service under his belt, with 17 of those years working Undercover. He grew up in Pilsen […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. October 26, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and Houli is back from Ireland to host another great show! Our first guest this week is “Chicago’s Funniest Cop”, Tom ‘Crash’ McKenna. Tom is a 34 year retired veteran of the CPD where he worked as a […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. October 19, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week, Houli is in Ireland so we’re replaying one of our all-time favorite shows. Our guest is a legend in his own right and ole pal of Houli’s, James ‘The Duke’ Lynch AKA: Alamo! Alamo is […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. October 12, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present the Hibernian Radio Hour and we kick off this week’s show with our first guest, Commander of the 18th District, Dan O’Shea. Dan grew up in St. Rita’s Parish and attended St. Laurence High School. He has been with CPD for a […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. October 5th 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and Houli begins the show by looking back over the weekend’s success at the 5th Annual Irish American Movie Hooley. Our guest this week is a 33 year retired veteran of the Chicago Fire Department, Kevin Casey. Kevin […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. September 28, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week, we’re taking a step away from our First Responders theme. Our 5th Irish American Movie Hooley opens this weekend and the Producer of “Cumar: A Galway Rhapsody”, Aisling Ni Fhlaithearta is our guest this week. […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. September 21, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty GMC/Buick/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and we’re back at Lizzie McNeill’s. This week our guest is Colin Ryan, one of the youngest Police Officers ever on the show.. Colin grew up in the Beverly neighborhood. He attended St. Barnabas and Marist High School […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. September 14, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we’re recording the show at The Cork And Kerry Pub on Western Ave who are hosting the ‘Our Irish Pub‘ TV show taping. Detective Bill Donnelly, West Beverly native, is our first guest this week. […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. September 7, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we’re joined by an old pal of Houli’s and 33 year Chicago Police Department Veteran, Dennis McKenna. Dennis grew up in St.Theodore’s Parish on the South Side at 63rd & Hermitage. He attended St. Theodore’s […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. August 31, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and we’re back to paying tribute to our Irish American First Responders. We start this week’s show off with a bang with a snippet from The Bagpipes and Drums of the Emerald Society, Chicago Police Department playing The […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. August 24, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour. This week we’re taking a little break from our First Responders theme and chatting instead to our wonderful sponsor and true Irish woman, Caroleann Gallagher. Caroleann is an Aranmore native and her husband is from Limerick. She has […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. August 17, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we welcome a legend in his own right and ole pal of Houli’s, James ‘The Duke’ Lynch AKA: Alamo! Alamo is a U.S Marine Corps Vietnam Veteran and a 39 year Veteran of the Chicago […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. August 10, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and we’re back this week as we pay homage to another First Responder, Detective Bill Heneghan. We’re continuing where we left off with Bill a few weeks ago when we were “rained out” during the first half of […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. August 3, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen, and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour. In continuation of our dedication to Irish First Responders, we are delighted to welcome Dublin native, Alan Webb, to the show. Alan has 22 years experience with the Chicago Fire Department under his belt. He was a member […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. July 27, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen, and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we’re honored to have Chicago Police Department Captain Brendan McCrudden join us on the show. Brendan has spent 25 years as a Cop and he jumps into the conversation by telling us how he started […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. July 20, 2019

McCann;s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present Hibernian Radio. We’re still in keeping with our theme of Irish First Responders as we look back on an old interview with 30 year Chicago Police Dept veteran, Sgt. Larry Casey. It’s true that cops have the best stories and that’s backed up […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. July 13, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen, and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour on WSBC 1240AM. This week we welcome Officer Finbarr Haran to the show, with nine years of duty under his belt along with the presidency of his union, and being a Local 134 Union Electrician, he’s a very […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. July 6, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen, and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present Hibernian Radio Hour. We continue our focus on Irish First Responders and are proud to welcome a pair of ladies who share their wisdom from their long careers as paramedics for the Chicago Fire Department: Maureen Loughney, who grew up in Bridgeport, […]

Hibernian Radio, Podcast Sat. June 29, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present Hibernian Radio. As we continue our focus on Irish First Responders, we welcome author and 30-year veteran Chicago Police Dept. Sgt. Larry Casey ret. Larry has written a terrific book, “Stories of A Chicago Police Offer”, which is not only enlightening to […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. June 22, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present Hibernian Radio and this week we welcome 29-year Chicago Police Dept. Detective Patrick O’Hagan to the show. Both of Pat’s parents were from County Donegal, Ireland and his mom, Elizabeth, still lives in the house where they raised all five kids on […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Saturday June 15, 2019

Podcast, Saturday June 15, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal, Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen, and Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present Hibernian Radio and we’re thrilled to welcome Caroleann as our newest sponsor to the show. We start off this week thanking Jeff Lange and all our friends in The Emerald Society for inviting Houli into the society […]

HIbernian Radio Podcast, Sat. June 8, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal & Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen & Personal Injury Attorney Caroleann Gallagher present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week we welcome 23-year veteran of the Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant/EMT Hugh Dennehy to the show. Hugh is a south sider and Mt. Carmel alum whose dad is from Ireland. Hugh played football and baseball […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. June 1, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal & Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present The Hibernian Radio Hour as we continue our focus on Irish First Responders. This week’s guest is the one and only Jerry Hughes, retired Chicago Fire Department Captain who spent 32 years on the job and retired on 11-1-11. More importantly, Jerry represents five generations of Chicago […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. May 25, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal & Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio as we continue to honor our Irish First Responders. Our old friend Morgan McGarry kicks off the show heading into Memorial Day weekend. Morgan is a CFD Firefighter, veteran USMC who did tours in Kuwait and Iraq, and the boxing coach of the legendary McGarry […]

Hibernian Radio Hour, Podcast Sat. May 18, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week’s show is a doozie. As we continue our focus on Irish First Responders, we taped our first show this season out on the patio of Lizzie McNeill’s, right on the Chicago river and it’s idyllic.  We’re honored to welcome three […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. May 11, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal & Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present The Hibernian Radio Hour as we continue our focus on Irish First Responders, the modern day equivalent to our Irish mythological warriors. Tonight’s guest is the one and only Firefighter/Paramedic Pat Quane, who is continuing the tradition of his father who was a firefighter for 34 years. […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast Sat. May 4, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this could be one of our best shows yet! We’re honored to host retired Chicago Police Dept. Commander of Detectives Kevin Duffin as our guest tonight and after “35 years, 8 months, and ten days” on the job he has some great […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. April 27, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present The Hibernian Radio Hour and we welcome our old friend Joe Ahern, CEO of The 100 Club Chicago to the show. It’s the eve of their 39th Annual Hundred Club Valor Awards and Joe brings a couple of winners with him. We’re honored to salute Firefighter/Paramedic Sterling […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. April 20. 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio and we wish all our listeners a very Happy Easter this weekend as we continue our focus on Irish First Responders. Joining us tonight is Jeff Lange, 30-year veteran of the Cook County Sheriff’s Police, (ret.) and 30-year veteran and 2nd Vice-President of The Emerald […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. April 13, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio as we continue to honor our Irish First Responders. This week’s show promises another hour of great stories and craic as we welcome Chicago Police detective Ed Beazley to the show. Ed grew up in St. Denis parish. His dad and uncle were both cops […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast Sat. April 6, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal & Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio and this week we welcome Chicago Police Sgt. Tom Gorman to the show as he takes us through his esteemed academic career at Mt. Carmel, 4 years in the Navy, and for the last 18 years as a cop in Chicago. Tom comes from a […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. March 30, 2019

Hibernian Radio Podcast Sat. March 30, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal & Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present The Hibernian Radio Hour and this week has so much great content that we’ve decided to release the podcast ahead of the broadcast this week because we want everybody to see a particular film you’ll hear about later. First up […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Episode 12, Sat. March 23, 2019

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Episode 12, Sat. March 23, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio and it’s a jam packed show as we shake the tail end of St. Patrick’s Day. 17-year-old Bronagh Townsend and her mother Moya, join us to promote the upcoming Midwest Fleadh Cheoil April 26-28 hosted by […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. March 16, 2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio as we pick it up with part two of our St. Patrick’s Day celebration at Lizzie McNeill’s Irish Pub with Liam Durkin, Chicago Rose of Tralee Katie Callahan, and International Rose of Tralee Maggie McEldowney. Thanks to all our listeners who dropped by tonight including […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. March 9, 2019

Hibernian Radio Podcast Sat, March 9, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio and we’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day for the next two weeks as we tape from Lizzie McNeill’s Irish Pub on the Chicago river, where they dye it green every year. Southside Irish Balladeer Liam Durkin is our special […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast Sat. March2, 2019

Hibernian Radio Podcast Saturday March 2, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present The Hibernian Radio Hour on WSBC 1240AM. Tonight, in our continual effort to honor Irish First Responders, we welcome Chicago Police Sgt. Dan Shine to the show. Dan is a delightful guy with lots of great stories for us. Dan […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast Sat. Feb. 23, 2019

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Saturday Feb. 23, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio and this week we visit with the inspiration for our new show, Joe Ahern, CEO of The 100 Club of Chicago, along with Mike Meagher, President of the Club. These guys are the good guys. Whenever a First […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast Sat. Feb. 16,2019

McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio, our weekly salute to Irish First Responders. This week we’re honored to have Marine Unit Chicago Police Officer Ed Fineran as our guest on the show. Ed has been a cop for 20 years, is originally from Canaryville, grew up in St. Denis parish, went […]

Hibernian Radio Podcast Sat. Feb. 9, 2019

Podcast Sat. February 9, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio, continuing our salutes to Irish First Responders this week we welcome Lieutenant Ray McInerney to the show. Ray grew up with his two brothers, the three sons of a Chicago Firefighter, in St. Basil’s parish. Ray is going on his […]

Podcast Saturday Feb. 2, 2019

Podcast, Sat. Feb. 2, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio, saluting our Irish First Responders on the air. Tonight we visit with our old friend CPD Detective Pat Johnson, who has been a cop for over 22 years, currently working with The Fugitive Unit tracking down bad guys. Pat is […]

Podcast Sat. January 26, 2019

Podcast Sat. January 26, 2019 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio and we’re honored this week to welcome Pat Quane, Bill Oswald, and Marty Doherty, all Chicago Firefighters and union reps for Local 2. All three of the guys work the contract enforcement office and there are so many Irish guys […]

Podcast Hibernian Radio, Sat. Jan. 19, 2019

Podcast Sat. January 19, 2018 McCann’s Irish Oatmeal and Mike Haggerty Buick/GMC/Volkswagen present Hibernian Radio in this our third episode. Show is starting to hit its’ stride tonight as we welcome Sgt. Eileen Guest, CPD retired after a thirty-year career fighting crime in Chicago. Eileen tells some great stories, including what it was like being […]