Ken Smollen

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Barry Cowen is considered a safe bet for a seat. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Laois-Offaly (five seats) In 2016, candidates were elected for the two separate constituencies of Laois and Offaly, each with three seats. It has now(...)

Derek Coyne, Declan Gorman and staff at the Bakehouse, Tullamore.

Three restaurants in Tullamore, Co Offaly, embraced the concept of Christmas cheer this year staying open over the holiday period to serve food to peo(...)

“It’s absolutely fantastic and I cannot believe that these two men are willing to do that,” said charity organiser Ken Smollen, who was approached by the two restaurant owners with the idea.

Two restaurants in Co Offaly are offering free dinners for the homeless on Christmas Day. BakeHouse Cafe and Restaurant and Cafe India, both in Tull(...)

Minister of State Marcella Corcoran Kennedy (above) is seeking legal advice after an incident in her constituency office at the weekend where she was led to believe a suicide attempt was taking place

Minister of State Marcella Corcoran Kennedy is seeking legal advice after an incident in her constituency office at the weekend where she says she was(...)

Frank Masterson placing his protest placards at the meeting in the Killeshin Hotel on Saturday. Photograph: Conor Pope/The Irish Times

“I can’t say this in my voice because I will cry,” the hastily scribbled note started. “But I have decided that the day they come to evict me I will h(...)