Ballygunner’s Shane O’Sullivan in action against Cratloe (Co Clare) during last weekend’s AIB Munster club hurling quarter-final at Walsh Park, Waterford. Photo: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Central Council will this weekend consider a proposal to condense the football and hurling club competitions into the same year, starting in 2016. Th(...)

 Grammy winner Dianne Reeves pictured performing in the Everyman Palace during the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Thirty-five years after its inception, the Guinness Cork Jazz festival continues to go from strength to strength. From McCurtain Street’s hectic array(...)

 Richie Towell: ‘It is like a cup final but I think it’s important we don’t play the occasion.’ Photograph: Ryan Byrne / Inpho

Dundalk v Cork City, Oriel Park, Friday, 7.45pm, RTÉ Two Just as he has generally personified the team’s desire to get on the ball, pass it and(...)

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Legendary Irish actor Maureen O’Hara has placed her beloved west Cork home on the market for €2.3 million. In 2012 the 94-year-old star of the silv(...)

Mr Justice Garrett Sheehan said the victim has undergone great suffering, and said “she has shown great courage and resilience”

A Laois man who raped and sexually assaulted his stepdaughter over an eight year period has received a 14-year prison sentence.Noel Maher (42) began (...)

John Miskella: former Cork All-Ireland winner and All Star has helped guide his club to their first Cork senior football final. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

In Ballincollig this week, the place is silly with banners and posters and windows and walls all carrying the same slogan: Up The Village. Yet this is(...)

Chris Hayes and Sruthan can kick-off a potential Listed weekend double for the Chris Hayes-Paul team. Photograph: Inpho

Changing ground conditions are often a problem at this time of year but even an unsettled forecast shouldn’t be a concern for the Chris Hayes-Paul Dee(...)

Caroline Dunne: seeking answers as to why her children’s names were entered into the Garda’s Pulse database. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

A mother whose two children’s details have been removed from the Garda Pulse system in recent days is preparing to sue the State. Caroline Dunn(...)

Cork City goalscorer Billy Dennehy after one that got away at Turner’s Cross.  Photograph; Donall Farmer/ Inpho

Cork City 1 Bohemians 0The avoidance of defeat away to Dundalk next Friday will see Cork City crowned as SSE Airtricity League champions for the first(...)

Cork City Coroner Dr Myra Cullinane noted that Cork University Hospital did not appear to have any protocols regarding patients being allowed retain medications that may have been prescribed elsewhere. Photograph: Getty Images

The issue of checking patients for medication that they might bring with them when admitted to hospital has been highlighted by a coroner at the inque(...)