Place: Academy Street
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Current Landmark Media Investments shareholder Ted Crosbie pointed out, in recent years, the Irish Examiner has survived “the Famine, World War 1, the War of Independence, the Civil War, the Great Depression of 1930, de Valera’s Economic War of the mid-30s, World War II and several recessions”.
Thu, 07 Dec, 2017
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
A restaurant-building investment, in the belly of Cork City’s food district, the Huguenot Quarter, is for sale, with three tenants in all, including a long-established eatery, the Strasbourg Goose.
Thu, 12 Jan, 2017
Wed, 23 Nov, 2016
Thu, 03 Dec, 2015
If there’s blood on the streets of Cork city with its recent wave of new restaurants and bars opening for business, there’s a quarter-cut of the city that may well have a roll to play. It’s McCurtain Street.
Thu, 24 Sep, 2015
A further €1m-plus Cork city bar and nightclub sale has just concluded, with the Bowery on Tuckey Street selling off-market: it comes just as Wetherspoons are poised to reopen a premises now standing them a total investment of as much as €3.5m, a bar investment level seemingly back to boom time values.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
Fri, 12 Jun, 2015
Carrigrohane Castle, the Co Cork former childhood family home of convicted fraudster Breifne O’Brien, has been put up for sale, ending more than 40 years of occupation by the O’Brien family.
Tue, 26 May, 2015
Appeals have been lodged in relation to planning approval for a major mixed development at the ESB headquarters near Dublin City centre.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
THE people behind Zamora, one of several welcome new restaurants in Cork City, may have taken inspiration from Mary Howitt’s lines ...
Sat, 24 Jan, 2015
The founding premises of homewares specialist store, Meadows & Byrne, in Cork City’s Academy Street will only be vacated and leased to restaurant chain, Nando’s, if planning is secured for change-of-use.
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015
Cork’s Academy Street and its adjacent Huguenot Quarter is coming out of recessionary doldrums — and is becoming a foodie quarter: a slew of new restaurants has arrived, with more to come.
Thu, 08 Jan, 2015
IF an army marches on its stomach, and an economy on its retail and restaurant expansion, then things are clearly picking up in Cork - with knives, forks and chopsticks at the ready in the ‘Asian Street Feud’ moves.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
The man who was affectionately known as ‘the Canon,’ had the Midas touch when it came to developing hurling talent and coaching teams to success at the highest level, achieving this with St Finbarr’s, Farranferris, UCC and Cork at underage and adult level.
Mon, 17 Nov, 2014
City Hall has defended the early switch-on of Cork’s Christmas lights this week.
Tue, 11 Nov, 2014
There are some Americanisms that bug me — like the use of the word ‘already’ out of context or the hijacking of the term ‘awesome’ to refer to anything from agreement to a nice sandwich.
Sat, 04 Oct, 2014
A recovery in trade in one of Cork’s city centre’s under-performing streets — Academy Street — is heralded with the opening this weekend of a new restaurant, CoqBull, which replaces hospitality supremo Jay Bourke’s long-established Cafe Bar Deli.
Thu, 05 Jun, 2014
A man who was injured in an assault in Navan Co Meath last week has died in hospital.
Sun, 13 Apr, 2014
Fota Island Resort’s new owners have obtained permission to complete an overhaul for which local authority approval was first granted a decade ago.
Thu, 03 Apr, 2014
Escaped slave Frederick Douglass was made welcome in Cork, but he later fell out with our own Apostle of Temperance, writes
Fri, 28 Feb, 2014
FOR the human body, a doctor will assess a patient’s well-being by their general appearance and by checking their blood pressure.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2014
IT was Nov 17, 1982, when my Mum, Maureen Fox, stood at the end of Academy Street to begin her blindfolded walk with guide dog, Goldie. This week, I stood in the same spot, and wondered whether Mum had been as nervous as I was.
Wed, 20 Nov, 2013
APPLE COMPUTERS is bringing 400 more jobs to Cork city centre, swelling its workforce at Half Moon Street to as much as 800.
Thu, 19 Jul, 2012
IT is 22 years since I came back to live in West Cork and 20 years since I began to write this column.
Mon, 11 Jun, 2012
Increased aggressiveness on the streets of Cork City has led to a surge in violent assaults.
Fri, 06 Apr, 2012
For years the smell of pipe tobacco acted as a kind of GPS that told you you were in the vicinity of M&P O’Sullivan, the cosy tobacco shop on Academy St in Cork City.
Sat, 28 Jan, 2012
MALLOW-based cash and carry business Barry Group yesterday confirmed it was letting nine of its full-time staff go as part of arestructuring process.
Fri, 06 Jan, 2012
A CLOSURE order was served on part of Cashman’s Bar in Cork city last month.
Fri, 12 Aug, 2011
Three closure orders were served on food businesses during July for breaches in food safety legislation.
Thu, 11 Aug, 2011
ONE of Cork’s great old cinemas is set to get a psychedelic facelift as part of a campaign to save it from dereliction.
Wed, 15 Jun, 2011
A number of traffic restrictions will be in place in Cork City today, for the Queen's visit.
Fri, 20 May, 2011
Gardaí have warned motorists and pedestrians in Cork that several areas of the city will be closed off ahead of the Queen's visit tomorrow.
Thu, 19 May, 2011
A SEVEN-KILOMETRE traffic cordon will be in place around Cashel on Thursday night next week, before Queen Elizabeth’s visit on Friday morning.
Fri, 13 May, 2011
Two teenagers were arrested today over the murder of a GAA fan who died almost a week after a street attack.
Wed, 07 Jul, 2010
A cyclist and two motorists could hold vital clues to the murder of a GAA fan who died almost a week after a vicious street attack, gardaí said today.
Tue, 06 Jul, 2010
A murder probe was launched today after the death of a 63-year-old man almost a week after he was viciously beaten.
Mon, 28 Jun, 2010
A post mortem examination will be carried out today on the body of a man who died almost a week after being assulted in Co. Meath.
Mon, 28 Jun, 2010
A man in his sixties is in a critical condition in hospital after being assaulted in Co. Meath last night.
Mon, 21 Jun, 2010
A UNIQUE 19th century map showing the rich history of one of Cork city’s newest shopping precincts was unveiled yesterday.
Fri, 26 Feb, 2010
A SPECIAL plaque has been unveiled to commemorate the 150-year historical connection between the Crosbie family – owners of the Irish Examiner – and Cork city centre.
Tue, 15 Dec, 2009
CONCERNS were raised last night about how one of the country’s biggest developers was allowed to rename one of Cork’s historic lanes.
Tue, 06 Oct, 2009
PERSPECTIVE is everything. The country’s in a recession and Cork is finally getting the shopping it deserves — if this week’s rush to the new Dunne’s Stores outlet is anything to go by.
Sat, 19 Sep, 2009