Margot Seery’s brother Patrick Guinane (right) with family and friends speaking to media after Howard Kelly was jailed  for the murder of Margot Seery. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A man (41), who last year walked in to a Garda station and confessed to killing a woman two decades earlier, has been given a life sentence. Howard Ke(...)

Jed Eddison (30), who was found dead in a Dublin doorway on Sunday.

The background of the man found dead in the doorway of a central Dublin cafe challenges the assumption that rough sleepers bed down on the streets bec(...)

Jed Edisson: He had been driven from his home in Grangecon by his mother into Dublin city on Friday

A man assumed to be homeless when he was found dead in the doorway of a Dublin cafe at the weekend lived in Co Wicklow and was from what sources descr(...)

Newhall is currently producing a rent roll of €1,562,942 with additional funds due in the form of turnover top-ups on two of the seven businesses now trading there.

One of the two retail parks in Naas, Co Kildare, the successful Newhall complex at junction 10 of the N7 Dublin-Limerick motorway, goes for sale toda(...)

Blackberries come in many shapes and sizes. Illustration: Michael Viney

The glass tube with which I measure the rain for Met Éireann is kept safely sheathed on the upturned beak of a dolphin’s skull sitting on a bookcase ((...)

Fruit fly: scarce this year

A fruit fly just dropped into my glass of wine, normally there would have been many more. Also scarce or absent this year were bluebottles, black f(...)

Land behind Lawlor’s Hotel in Naas covers 1.16 acres

A development site extending to 1.16 acres behind Lawlor’s Hotel in Naas, Co Kildare, has a guide price of €1 million in advance of a sale by tender o(...)

Interior of Furness House: both the house itself and its contents are for sale

Patrick Guinness, the brewing dynasty heir and president of the Irish Georgian Society, is to sell the contents of his Co Kildare home, the 13-bedroo(...)

Gardaí knock on doors close to the scene where a 58-year-old man died following an assault on Sarto Park in Naas, Co Kildare. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

A 58-year-old man, who died after being assaulted in Kildare on Saturday night, has been named locally as Patsy Kelly. The attack happened at Sarto P(...)

When you are having your first child, it’s tempting – almost natural – to look at the most expensive options for everything. Photograph: Thinkstock

There’s no getting away from it: babies are expensive. According to the latest worrying estimates Pricewatch has read, those tiny bundles of joy ca(...)