A community group has claimed it’s inappropriate to house troubled teenagers in an area which has no amenities and could be dangerous for them.
Thu, 24 Aug, 2017
Thu, 08 Dec, 2016
Pa Kearney was one of Waterford’s brightest hurling talents.
Sat, 08 Oct, 2016
Wed, 21 Sep, 2016
Tue, 22 Dec, 2015
Gardaí are planning to introduce a text messaging service to communities in North Cork which will aid them in the fight against crime.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2013
People will ‘rest in peace’ more comfortably in West Cork than other parts of the county — knowing the cost of a burial plot in the coastal haven is a fraction of the price elsewhere.
Wed, 02 Oct, 2013
Thu, 16 May, 2013
US army veterans are set to honour the memory of an Irish-born soldier who died fighting with the Americans on the Western Front in France 94 years ago.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2012
Householders in a rural community were delighted to find out that, after five months, they will no longer have to boil their drinking water — but then they got the bad news.
Wed, 29 Feb, 2012
Cork County Council has been accused of not doing enough to help 23 householders who have had to boil their drinking water for the past five months.
Wed, 15 Feb, 2012
A COMPLAINT is to be made to the Ombudsman for Children about the reduction of support services for a seven-year-old Down Syndrome schoolgirl.
Fri, 01 Oct, 2010
DEFENCE Forces personnel will take part in a major military exercise in South Tipperary and north Cork next week.
Thu, 16 Sep, 2010
The Williamhill.com English Derby will reach the semi-final stage next Saturday when the third round is run at Wimbledon and hopes of an Irish victory in the classic are sky high following another very successful weekend for the raiding party.
Thu, 13 May, 2010
ILLEGAL waste lagoons which the European Court ordered closed 27 months ago are still in operation.
Thu, 19 Jul, 2007
AN Bord Pleanála has turned down a controversial plan to build Ireland’s first anaerobic waste digester, much to the delight of a small community in Co Cork.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2007
ANGER and surprise were expressed by local representatives and community leaders yesterday as they learnt that an army camp in North Cork could become the site of a €70 million prison.
Fri, 24 Nov, 2006
SCORES of objectors to Ireland’s first commercial anaerobic waste digester are expected to pack a hotel in North Cork later this month when An Bord Pleanála holds an oral hearing into the proposed €75 million project.
Wed, 08 Nov, 2006
DRINKING water in a Co Cork community could have been contaminated by illegal waste lagoons, which the European Court ordered should be closed 14 months ago.
Tue, 20 Jun, 2006
CHILDREN protested yesterday against Ireland’s first proposed anaerobic waste digester, which could be built less than 500 yards from their school.
Thu, 15 Jun, 2006
THE Cork county manager has said he will personally investigate claims that an illegal waste dump in North Cork is still operating, more than a year after the European Court ordered its closure.
Wed, 24 May, 2006
WASTE from food processing industries, breweries, bone meal, slurry and other effluents will be transported to Araglin from all over Munster if Valeco is allowed to proceed with its anaerobic digester project.
Thu, 04 May, 2006
A SUBSIDIARY of Ireland’s largest private waste disposal company is planning to build a €75 million organic digester in North Cork, which will be capable of biodegrading 250,000 tonnes of waste annually.
Tue, 06 Dec, 2005