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Thomas Lorigan (32) appearing at a special sitting of Ennis Court on Saturday night where he was charged with the murder of John O’Neill.

A 32-year-old man appeared in court on Saturday night charged with the murder of pensioner John O’Neill. At a special sitting of Ennis District Court(...)

Marty Morrissey’s mother Peggy died in a crash on Tuesday. Photo: Tom Honan for The Irish Times.

A woman in her 90s who died following a Co Clare crash on Tuesday has been named locally as Peggy Morrissey (nee Twomey), the mother of broadcaster Ma(...)

CCTV image of Peter Bergmann standing in the Bus Station at Sligo in June 2009

The discovery of the bodies of four people in counties Clare and Sligo over the last 12 years has prompted a major Garda appeal for information to hel(...)

 St Mary’s Park in Limerick, where gangs use derelict houses to sell and store drugs. Photograph:  David Raleigh

Three weeks ago, as he walked through St Mary’s Park estate in Limerick, local Sinn Féin councillor John Costelloe was “followed, filmed and threatene(...)

Clare County Coroner, Isobel O’Dea said it would be insufficient to bring in anything other than an open verdict in the case. File  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The skeletal remains of a 39-year old man were discovered at a derelict house in Ennis 16 months after he disappeared from his home in England, an inq(...)

As well as drugs gardaí also seized two suspected imitation firearms, slash hooks, knives, hatchets and a baton.  Photograph: An Garda Síochána

Gardaí have arrested two men and seized suspected drugs worth €60,000, cash and weapons in Co Clare. Gardaí in Ennistymon, assisted by the Garda Do(...)

Paula and Freya Crotty, who recently moved back to Kilkee from Limerick, out for a walk on the beach. Photograph: Eamon Ward

The Industrial Revolution drove people into cities and now the “remote working revolution” is bringing people back into Clare’s towns and villages, sa(...)

‘As a nation, it is important to understand and accept the failings of our past’. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The full statement of Taoiseach Micheál Martin on the report of the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes: It is the duty of a repub(...)

File photograph taken at Regina Coeli Hostel, Dublin. Since a new law was introduced in October, the witnesses can choose to have their names left on the records of their evidence. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dublin hostel Regina Coeli was unique among mother and baby homes in being the only place up until the 1970s that supported unmarried mothers who wish(...)

New Ross, Co Wexford: Data  on the Government’s Covid-19 data hub shows the New Ross local electoral area has the highest 14-day incidence rate in the State. File photograph: Google Street View

The electoral area of New Ross in Co Wexford has seen its 14-day incidence rate of Covid-19 increase by more than 1,000 per cent in the space of just (...)

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