Kiley Kennedy and Grace Kennedy Allen unveil a bust of Ted Kennedy, with Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Jean Kennedy Smithy and Caroline Kennedy, at the opening of the Kennedy homestead and visitor centre. Photograph: Eric Luke

For a while on a bright Saturday afternoon in Dunganstown, the stars were out and shone brightly. The stars were the ordinary people of this corner of(...)

Café in New Ross ready for the Kennedy family today. Photograph: Peter Murtagh

Taoiseach Enda Kenny marked the friendships between Ireland and the US in an address marking the 50th anniversary of the visit here by US president Jo(...)