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Fr Con Cronin – ‘His rich, resonant and booming voice filled the room and made people feel at home – he was a real tonic for anyone feeling down’

Warm tributes have been paid by family and friends at separate funeral masses on Saturday for a Bus Éireann driver and a priest who died when a bus ve(...)

Fr Con Cronin (72), a native of the Borlin Valley near Bantry and curate in the Harbour Parishes of Passage West and Monkstown

Hundreds of people are expected to pay their respects on Saturday at separate funeral Masses for a bus driver and priest who died when a bus veered ou(...)

Fr Con Cronin was struck by a Bus Éireann bus after it veered out of control in Monkstown.

Catholic Archbishop of Dublin Dermot Farrell has paid tribute to the bravery of the priest killed in the Co Cork bus crash, who he said sacrificed him(...)

Tale of bringing home a white mouse. Photograph: iStock

The MV Innisfallen plied between Cork and Fishguard in Wales, a journey I made as a child every June or July during the 1950s. My parents had moved to(...)

“Thou dost have more hair than when last we met,” says John Spillane when my hairy face appears on his screen. “That’s a line from Coriolanus. I did i(...)

An Taoiseach Micheál Martin with Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr Joe Kavanagh and Ann Doherty, chief executive of Cork City Council at the announcement of a significant Government investment in Cork City Docklands and the Grand Parade Quarter. Photograph: Darragh Kane

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has announced more than €405 million in regeneration funding that he said would be a “game changer” for Cork city and county.(...)

Clearance work on the Cork greenway. Photograph: Barry Roche

Concerns have been expressed by politicians and environmentalists about clearance work which has seen dozens of trees felled and vegetation removed as(...)

Christos Nikou’s Apples was awarded best film at the 2021 Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival

A little more than a year ago, as the Dublin Film Critics’ Circle brought a few bottles of hand sanitiser to the awards ceremony for the Virgin Media (...)

During a search of Ikran Aslam’s home, gardaí found a large quantity of cannabis herb, weighing scales and bags hidden behind the back panel of a wardrobe.

A man who fled from an open prison in the UK has been jailed for five years for possesssion of cannabis worth €34,000 in Cork city last year. Ikran A(...)

There has been a notable positive shift towards greenways, and this was a huge positive for Co Cork, which last week was allocated €15.78 million in funding to develop greenways, Cork County Council chief executive Tim Lucey said. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Co Cork has huge potential to capitalise on the promotional drive for greenways for cyclists and walkers, with the first major greenway in the county (...)

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