Gardaí believe that the gang responsible for attacking a moving taxi with iron bars in Cork at the weekend was also behind a rampage through nearby housing estates during which several parked cars were damaged.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
A Cork woman has told of her terrifying experience when the taxi in which she and her partner were travelling last weekend was attacked by a gang of youths armed with iron bars.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
A Cork hairdresser who is providing free hair cuts for Holy Communion children who come from vulnerable or needy backgrounds has encouraged salons across the country to follow his lead.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
A South African student who ran out of money in Cork set up an elaborate scam for getting phones through fraudulent bill-pay schemes and then selling them on the internet.
Thu, 26 Apr, 2018
A Cork hairdresser is collecting Easter eggs to give to the homeless.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
A couple who were homeless broke into a house in the hope of finding a place to stay and yesterday they were both jailed for four months.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
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Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
When the first and only-ever owner of Clomona moved into her new home in the first half of the 1900s, there were fields all around her Glasheen purchase. Now, many decades later, it’s all houses.
Sat, 20 May, 2017
Sat, 13 May, 2017
Lots of boxes are ticked at 40 Sandymount Avenue, in Cork’s Glasheen, so a new owner can just move in and start their own personal tweaks, as they see fit.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
Fri, 23 Sep, 2016
Tue, 09 Aug, 2016
It’s stating the obvious but... wow. There certainly is development potential and buying interest/profiles at the inner suburban, Edwardian Cork home named Dunleary.
Sat, 18 Jun, 2016
Sat, 21 May, 2016
Sat, 09 Apr, 2016
A trembling 82-year-old Cork woman brought a courtroom to a standstill as she asked how the big strong men who told her they were robbing her could do what they did to old people or any people.
Wed, 16 Dec, 2015
ALL tucked away in a cul-de-sac corner of The Orchards, off Cork city’s Glasheen Road is this large-ish family home, called Tuirín.
Sat, 07 Nov, 2015
There’s something pleasantly self-contained about a cluster of houses at the core of Lima Lawn, an estate of mostly semi-detached homes between Cork city’s Magazine Road and Glasheen Road.
Sat, 18 Jul, 2015
DUCKLINGS go to college? The sight of a troop of ducklings streaming in line after their mother through the gates of University College Cork had a definite, sentimental charm, but I saw it not so much as an endearing picture of “adorable, fluffy little creatures” seeking knowledge, as a testament to Nature’s unfailing geography of survival.
Mon, 06 Jul, 2015
Journalist and author Vincent Power recalls interviewing Bill O’Herlihy in 1997 for his book, ‘Voices of Cork’.
Tue, 26 May, 2015
WHAT’S probably the biggest bar complex outside of Cork City centre has come up for sale in boom-town Ballincollig, with a price tag to match.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
A motorist was caught driving without insurance for the 73rd time and yesterday he was jailed for five months.
Tue, 27 Jan, 2015
There are different and unexpected ways to lose a tenant – but a constituency redraw is one of the more unusual.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Recently, I went early to Páirc Uí Chaoimh with a threefold purpose: (1) to watch a couple of senior hurling matches involving four clubs with a decent record of success to their credit, and, hopefully, be entertained by them.
Fri, 19 Sep, 2014
TWO top Munster bars, one in Cork City’s suburbs, the other in East Cork, have come up for sale for a receiver, with best bids sought by the end of July.
Thu, 19 Jun, 2014
Headstones and monuments at a plot maintained by Sinn Féin activists in Cork's St Finbarr's Cemetery on Glasheen Road have been targeted by vandals just 24 hours ahead of Easter Rising commemorations tomorrow.
Sat, 30 Mar, 2013
In extracts from his new book, Bill O’Herlihy recalls his childhood in Cork, an Evening Echo secret, and why he has an eternal soft spot for both Dunphy and Giles
Wed, 31 Oct, 2012
As a child, I had a very mature singing voice, but I thought everybody sang like me.
Sun, 02 Sep, 2012
Lios na Laoi has all the essential ingredients to recommend it, writes Tommy Barker
Sat, 04 Aug, 2012
Brian Lalor has survived by pursuing his interests as a printmaker, illustrator and author, says Colette Sheridan
Wed, 18 Apr, 2012
Archaeologists have trained volunteers to map headstones and record the stories and folklore from historic cemeteries as part of a nationwide project aimed at reaching out to the Irish disapora.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2012