Fiona Pender was seven months pregnant when she went missing from her home in Tullamore, Co Offaly in 1996.

Gardaí are to begin digging at a new site in the midlands for the remains of Offaly woman Fiona Pender, who has been missing, presumed murdered, since(...)

Take a pre-Halloween jaunt down the fanstastically named Hearse Road in Donabate to Newbridge House and Farm, an early 18th-century Georgian proper(...)

The Court of Criminal Appeal has quashed the convictions of two Laois brothers for raping a woman in a hotel room after hearing new evidence from a ke(...)

Pictured at the announcement of credit union movement results ahead of year end 2014 was Gerry McConville, manager Dundrum Credit Union; Gretta Fletcher, board of directors at Dundrum Credit Union and Ed Farrell, acting CEO, ILCU. Photograph: Maxwells

Despite concerns over the stability of the credit union sector in recent years, new figures show that confidence remains high, with savings and member(...)

Abu Dhabi Rose Patrice McGillycuddy (r) has been installed as the favourite to win the Rose of Tralee after her performance in the Dome last night. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus.

Abu Dhabi Rose Patrice McGillycuddy has been installed as the favourite to win the Rose of Tralee after her performance in the Dome last night. (...)

Kildare-based Homesecure has announced the creation of 140 jobs over the next three years.The residential security company said 100 jobs are to come o(...)

‘Many consumers may be needlessly paying more for their cover.’ Photograph: Getty Images

What would you do for 400 quid? How many hours would you spend hanging on the telephone or sifting through paperwork for that kind of cash? Unl(...)

Qilong Chen (29) and his wife Xia Chen (27), of Patrick’s Street, Newbridge, Co Kildare each pleaded guilty to knowingly permitting their premises at Alderpark Court, Tallaght, Dublin to be used for prostitution. Photograph:  Collins Courts

A married couple from Co Kildare who allowed their rented home to be used as a brothel have been spared jail after a judge suspended their sentences.D(...)

Despite the potential savings, just 37 per cent of consumers had checked to see if there was a better deal available for their home insurance over the last 12 months.

Canny consumers who shop around for house insurance can make annual savings of over €400 according to a survey published by the National Consumer Agen(...)

Ssssssh: the atmosphere keeps kids quiet and the books keep them entertained. Above: the National Library. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien 2:05

Free time is rarely free, and this is never more true than when you are trying to keep children entertained during the long days of summer. A trip (...)