Rural Hurrah!

Regardless of what the Budget brought, (or didn’t bring), the people living in the tiny West Waterford village of Ballysaggart must be happy with...

The Merger

While the blending of Cork City Council and Cork County Council into one 'super council' is being welcomed in some quarters, there are many...

Water action

The EPA’s Remedial Action List cites delays in the improvement of supplies in the Burncourt, Tallow and Lismore areas, just three from a total...

Too lenient

The attack some weeks ago on an elderly pensioner outside her home in Limerick, once again highlights the need for tougher sentences for those...

(Un)healthy habits

It's rather frightening to read that in Ireland, only 19 percent of primary schoolchildren and 12 percent of secondary students meet the physical activity...

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