Golfing at Lahinch, or Lehinch, as it is currently known. Photograph: Donald Miralle/Getty Images

Three Clare towns are set to hold local plebiscites in an effort to correct “misspelling” on all official signs for the towns since 2011. Local group(...)

Donald Trump at Shannon Airport in May 2014 to visit the Doonbeg golf course. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The general manager of Donald Trump’s Co Clare golf resort has said the outcome of plans for a €10million rock barrier at Doonbeg “will determine the(...)

Gardaí man the periphery of the crowd as the Dublin St Patrick’s Day parade continues at Parnell Square, March 17th, 2016. Photograph: Peter Smyth/The Irish Times

Hundreds of thousands of spectators are expected to throng the streets of cities and towns across the country for this year’s St Patrick’s Day parades(...)

US tycoon and presidential hopeful Donald Trump  at Shannon Airport in May 2014 to visit the Doonbeg golf course after he had gotten  permission  for protection works at the  14th green.  File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Donald Trump’s plan to build a €10 million coastal protection barrier for his golf links resort at Doonbeg in Co Clare has the overwhelming support of(...)

 Minister for Transport Paschal Donohue said on Friday the money from the severe weather fund would ensure local and regional roads were repaired as quickly as possible. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

About €85 million will the given to councils to fix roads across the country after the storms and flood damage. Minister for Transport Paschal Donoh(...)

Lines down at Turvey Avenue in Donabate, Co Dublin. Photograph: Dublin Fire Brigade

Western counties face another battering from high winds on Monday as Met Éireann warned Storm Henry would bring gusts as high as 130km/h. Several hu(...)

Aaron O’Flaherty

A father has questioned Rescue 115 response times after his nine year old son fell from cliffs along the Wild Atlantic Way and later died. Aaron O’Fl(...)

Aerial photograph of flooding damage in Athlone in early January 2016. Photograph: Irish Air Corps Athlone

A number of roads in north and southeast Clare have reopened as water levels continue to recede following widespread flooding across the country earli(...)

Marek Skiba (51), orignially from Poland, was described during his funeral Mass at the St Peter and Paul Cathedral in Ennis (pictured) on Monday as ‘a soft soul who only wanted a beautiful ordinary life’. Image: Google Streetview.

A funeral has been held for a man who died in Co Clare on Christmas Day but remained in a mortuary for more than a fortnight as there was no money to (...)

The National Co-ordination Group met  on Monday to review the flooding crisis around the country and the response of the emergency services to it.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Water levels on the lower River Shannon are now 500mm lower than they were at their peak during the Christmas period, Clare County Council confirmed o(...)