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Nursing homes have endured the worst of the coronavirus pandemic with residents of care facilities accounting for more than half of almost 1,900 deaths from Covid-19 in the State. Photograph: Getty

Family members of residents of a nursing home affected by a severe coronavirus outbreak were not given the opportunity to be with their relatives when(...)

A memorial to the memory of  Michael Fitzgerald was eventually erected in Fermoy town centre.

One hundred years ago today, Michael Fitzgerald, a high-ranking IRA officer, became the first republican to die on hunger strike during the Irish War (...)

Executed: Thomas Harte and Patrick McGrath.

Eighty years ago this week, a barely remembered event in the history of law and order within the Irish state occurred, yet the significance of it cann(...)

Aa Bus Éireann driver said people may wear masks to get onboard, but it did not mean that they would wear them throughout the journey.  Photograph Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Jane Henry, complete with face mask, was one of 186 passengers who alighted onto the platform at Galway’s Ceannt railway station on Monday morning fro(...)

Skerries locals have devised a rota to protect their trees from Fingal County Council.

Residents of Skerries, north Co Dublin are maintaining a rota of protestors, who are on “chain saw patrol” and attempting to prevent the felling of ma(...)

7 Eastmoreland Lane, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

7 Eastmoreland Lane, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 Two-bedroom bungalow set in an enclave of homes behind electronic gates. Around 55sq m of living space. Ask(...)

In particualr, children in commuter-belt areas are seeing longer journeys to school, earlier in the morning, than previous years. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Rising numbers of schoolchildren are leaving home earlier in the morning for long commutes, or to access early-morning school activities such as sport(...)

Menton House, a three-bedroom terraced period house in Skerries, Co Dublin, sold for its asking price of €525,000

Menton House, 9 New Street, Skerries, Co Dublin   Light-filled three-bedroom terraced period house with about 120sq m (1,292sq ft) of living spac(...)

Newbridge College, Kildare, is phasing in a total ban on smartphones for first and second year students. The success of the measure will be evaluated at a later date.  Senior students Meabh Breen and Rob Scully (foreground), with first years Kallie Walsh and Eanna Sherlock in the background. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

It’s the big switch-off. Last month, France’s education ministry introduced a smartphone ban after lawmakers passed what they called a “detox” law for(...)

File image of a silver Mercedes estate. File photograph: Cars Ireland

A child’s customised wheelchair was in the boot of a car that was stolen in Skerries, Co Dublin, in the early hours of Friday. Gardaí are invest(...)

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