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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(...)

“Vinny had first cried foul over the upheaval made on the pavement outside the house by the meter installation folk.”

Like Johnny Turk in the ballad, Waltzing Matilda, Vinny Fitzpatrick was ready; oh, he primed himself well. When the representative from Irish Water ca(...)

 Maureen O’Hara photographed  in Ranelagh, Dublin in 2010 when she formally opened the Ranelagh Arts Festival. The Quiet Man star Maureen O’Hara has been awarded a lifetime achievement Oscar from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times.

Dublin-born actor Maureen O’Hara is to receive a lifetime achievement Oscar from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.The 94-year-old who a(...)

Anne and Ger Ó’Máille in the Ó’Máille store at High Street, Galway. PHOTOGRAPH: JOE O’SHAUGHNESSY

Actors John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara, artist Louis le Brocquy, Claddagh Records founder Garech de Brún . . . as client lists go, Ó’Máille’s in Galway (...)

Tom Monaghan, proprietor of Monaghans Cashmere, Hibernia Way, Dawson St, Dublin. photograph: brenda fitzsimons

When the downturn began in 2009, it was the third time that Monaghans Cashmere faced a recession. The store’s owner, Tom Monaghan, says that there’s (...)

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  • Travel
  • October 4, 2013, 06:00

‘Breathtaking, belly-shaking good times’ Heather Greenwood Davis Writes at Globetrottingmama.com. She and her family were named travelle(...)

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  • September 7, 2013, 01:00

‘P eople always ask me who the biggest diva, the meanest or the coolest star is, but I don’t even think like that,” says Dubliner Nicola Parish, who l(...)

Maureen O’Hara and John Wayne in The Quiet Man

Irish screen legend Maureen O’Hara (92) has said her visit this weekend to the birthplace of her friend and acting co-star John Wayne in Iowa w(...)