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Jon Bon Jovi photographed at the RDS in Dublin in 2011. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

In his early childhood, Bono was subjected to threats of violence from Orangemen marauding through his Dublin neighbourhood - at least if you believe (...)

Sheila O’Flanagan: ‘Pupils will be able to look directly into both my home office and living area from their classrooms.’ File photograph: The Irish Times

Best selling author Sheila O’Flanagan has told An Bord Pleanála that construction of a new school near her Dublin home will be “catastrophic” for her (...)

Prof Ruth Maher, inventor of a non invasive home treatment for stress urinary incontinence called Innovo, holding an ultrasound showing the impact of her device on the pelvic floor. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Life could have been quite different for Ruth Maher. She might now be edging toward retirement from the Electricity Supply Board (ESB). Instead, she c(...)

Leinster Avenue, North Strand. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

What’s so good about it? There’s no arguing with North Strand’s location. For a start, O’Connell and Henry Streets are less than a 20-minute walk awa(...)

If you’re in the Cork area and ever fancied giving rowing a go, look no further than Rushbrooke Rowing Club

Sports clubs are not just a great way to keep your health and fitness on track, but they can give you a new way to meet people and socialise, especial(...)

Gerard Mooney, principal at Synge Street primary school in Dublin 8.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It’s one of Ireland’s best-known schools, with an impressive roll call of past pupils such as Gay Byrne, Eddie Jordan, Eamonn Andrews and former presi(...)

Children taking part in a Music Generation event earlier this year. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Young people don’t have to be the next Mozart to gain benefits from music education. They don’t have to spend all day working on their musical theory (...)

Michael Conlon was chairman of Bord Gáis for 12 years. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Warm tributes have been paid to former Bord Gáis chairman and Cork county manager Michael Conlon with both business leaders and local government figur(...)