The Dún Laoghaire baths are among the projects that will benefit from a new EU fund for Irish urban regeneration projects. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Some 19 towns and cities, previously designated as “gateways” and “hubs” under the National Spatial Strategy, are to benefit from a €40 million EU fun(...)

Defeated candidate and Former Fianna Fáil senator Dan Kiely took a case against Kerry County Council (above). Photograph: Facebook

A date has been set for a new count of almost 15,000 votes cast in the May 2014 Listowel municipal area local elections. It is the first time in th(...)

The scales  of justice on the roof of the Four Courts  in Dublin
Judgments: Key cases in brief

A certificate is required to appeal a costs order to Supreme Court. Rowan vs Kerry County Council, IESC 99 (Supreme Court, Dunne J, McKechnie J, Decem(...)

At Tralee Circuit Court, Judge Thomas E O’Donnell said he wished to be involved only at the start and at the end of the count and would wish the process itself was carried out in” the normal fashion”.

A court in Tralee has ordered a fresh recount of all ballots cast in the Listowel Municipal area local elections in May 2014. The count is to take pl(...)

Vandals have splashed red paint over a Tralee memorial to the Royal Munster Fusiliers who died in the first World War. Photograph: John Duggan

A first World War memorial in Tralee, Co Kerry has been vandalised. Vandals splashed red paint over the memorial to the Royal Munster Fusiliers who (...)

Kerry politician Dan Kiely leaving the Four Courts after the Supreme Court ruling that a mistake was made in the counting of ballots in Kerry County Council’s Listowel area in the 2014 local elections Photograph: Courts Collins.

A Supreme Court ruling that a mistake was made in the counting of ballots in Kerry County Council’s Listowel area in the 2014 local elections places t(...)

Returning officers for elections have been instructed to treat as a spoilt vote any ballot paper that has a sequence of numbers that does not begin with a ‘1’ or ‘one’. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Returning officers for elections have been instructed to treat as a spoilt vote any ballot paper that has a sequence of numbers that does not begin wi(...)

The Supreme Court has ordered a total recount of votes cast in the May 2014 local elections for the Listowel electoral area of North Kerry.

The Supreme Court, in a judgment with implications for the conduct of future elections, has ordered a total recount of votes cast in the May 2014 loca(...)

A pair of seagulls brave Storm Desmond in Greystones, Co Wicklow. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Conditions in Kerry are worsening as Storm Desmond sweeps across the country. The 64-bed Cuil Didin nursing home in Tralee, on the N70 Tralee to Cas(...)

Fine Gael councillor for Dingle  Séamus Cosaí Fitzgerald.

A motion is coming before Kerry County Council today seeking for An Taisce to lose the almost €3 million it receives on State funding because of perce(...)