A man who downed six pints before getting behind the wheel and almost killing his two friends during a horrific head-on collision has been jailed for three years.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
A major figure connected with a feud of Limerick drugs gangs has survived a further attempt on his life, it emerged yesterday.
Tue, 01 Sep, 2015
The Soldier’s Farewell
Sat, 07 Jul, 2012
In the public memory, he’ll always be a moment.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2012
ON an afternoon when young Michael Quinlivan offered a glimpse into the future for Tipperary football, it was a more established forward who eased the Premier County into the McGrath Cup quarter-finals.
Mon, 09 Jan, 2012
A MAN described as a “foot soldier” in Limerick’s notorious McCarthy Dundon gang was jailed yesterday for six years for his role in a planned retaliation gun attack in the continuing city feud.
Fri, 25 Feb, 2011
ALL the land used to grow sugar beet could be needed to produce grain for a proposed bioethanol plant at Belview Port, in south Co Kilkenny, on the River Suir.
Thu, 30 Dec, 2010
TOMORROW marks the 10th anniversary of the murder which led to an all-out war between two Limerick feuding gangs.
Thu, 11 Nov, 2010
GERRY RYAN once used the home of former Taoiseach Charles Haughey to produce an irreverent schoolboys’ magazine, Fianna Fáil TD Sean Haughey fondly recalled yesterday.
Tue, 04 May, 2010
A SPLIT has developed in one of Limerick’s feud gangs over moves to call a truce.
Thu, 14 Aug, 2008
Ballygunner 2-12 Garryspillane 1-11
Mon, 07 Nov, 2005
LIMERICK teenagers have hit out at its “stab city” image in a new television documentary that will be aired next week.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2003
IT’S 49 days since the Ryan brothers were abducted in Limerick.
Wed, 12 Mar, 2003
GARDAÍ in Limerick yesterday arrested four people as part of the investigation into the murder of Kieran Keane and the abduction of Eddie and Kieran Ryan.
Fri, 07 Mar, 2003
A GARDA forensic team cordoned off a house in a quiet Limerick estate yesterday as the Kieran Keane murder investigation intensified.
Wed, 05 Feb, 2003
Gardai are continuing to investigate a blaze at the home of members of a family involved in a violent feud in Limerick.
Mon, 03 Feb, 2003
Gardai in Limerick have begun questioning the two men who were allegedly abducted at gunpoint in the Ballynanty area last week.
Fri, 31 Jan, 2003
Gardai in Limerick are today expecting to question the two men allegedly abducted at gunpoint in the Ballynanty area on Thursday of last week.
The extraordinary events in Limerick over the past week, culminating with the presence of the garda Emergency Response Unit in the city, has put the issue of law and order on top of the political agenda.
Gardai in Limerick have revealed that the man murdered in the city last night was spoken to during the investigation into the abduction of the Ryan brothers.
Thu, 30 Jan, 2003
The mother of the two brothers abducted at gunpoint in Limerick city last Thursday night has spoken of her relief that her sons were released unharmed this morning.
The two brothers who were abducted at gunpoint in Limerick city last Thursday night have turned up safe and well in Co Laois.
TENSIONS were mounting in Limerick last night following violent scenes outside the city's circuit court as the search for two brothers who were abducted at gunpoint continues.
Tue, 28 Jan, 2003
JUSTICE Minister Michael McDowell has blamed poor housing policy for playing a major role in the “peculiar crime pattern” which has affected Limerick over the past decade.
The Minister for Justice has said that he hopes the Ryan brothers, who were abducted in Limerick at the weekend, are alive.
Mon, 27 Jan, 2003
The search resumes this morning for two brothers abducted in Limerick three days ago.
Sun, 26 Jan, 2003
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