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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:30:09 +0000
University Hospital Kerry reviewing over 46,000 scans
University Hospital Kerry is conducting a review of over 46,000 scans or files, involving over 26,700 patients.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:40:12 +0000
Union to meet Ryanair on Tuesday over pilot strike
A spokesperson for the IMPACT trade union has said they will take Ryanair up on the latest offer of a meeting on Tuesday evening, hours before a scheduled one-day strike by some pilots gets underway.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 12:13:06 +0000
Tánaiste says relationship with DUP needs 'repair work'
Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has accepted that the Government's relationship with the Democratic Unionist Party needs to be repaired.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:01:23 +0000
'Unsustainable workloads' for gardaí due to vacancies
The Department of Justice has been told that senior gardaí are dealing with "unsustainable workloads" posing serious "health and safety" risks because critical vacancies are not being filled.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 12:41:02 +0000
Man dies following Co Dublin road crash
A man in his 20s has died following a road crash in Co Dublin this morning.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:35:32 +0000
Flanagan open to inquiry into Garda heroin claims
Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has signalled he would consider launching an inquiry into claims that gardaí colluded with a criminal gang in the sale and supply of heroin in the Midlands in certain circumstances.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 12:13:10 +0000
Murder inquiry into Limerick woman's death under way
Gardaí in Limerick investigating the murder of 78-year-old widow Rose Hanrahan have acknowledged there is understandable fear in the local community given the violent events of recent days.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 10:52:53 +0000
Emails 'unlawfully' obtained in Trump-Russia probe
An organisation established for US President Donald Trump's transition to the White House has said the special counsel investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election had obtained tens of thousands of emails unlawfully.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 11:20:39 +0000
Kebabs, straight bananas, and the euro sausage
There's a certain type of politician who loves to be thought of as the quintessential common man.

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 09:03:16 +0000
US acknowledge running UFO investigation programme
The US Defence Department has acknowledged running a secret multi-million dollar programme to investigate Unidentified Flying Objects.

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Those Gypsy Shoes are still kicking around.
by Linda Davis
Time Flies.  Seems that I have been saying that as a standby excuse for some time. Where do the days and hours disappear to when we are in the midst of a busy life.
I haven't logged on to this website in far too long. Every time I thought that I would, something else popped up that needed my immediate attention....

Fishing In Ireland
By Ariel O'Suilleabhain
Fishing in Ireland is a big deal, albeit fly fishing and otherwise.  In short, the say whoever they is that most Irish men love to fish. But what about Irish women? Well, I am one, and truly I would have to say that it is not as if I would not fish.  Especially granted wild brown trout are the most plentiful and so therefore the most naturally recommended fish of Ireland.

Irish passports set to introduce online renewals as early as 2017

No longer will you have to queue at the Passport Office to get your passport as the Irish Passport office is set to introduce an online renewal digitised system from 2017 onwards where you will be able to process your application online

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Deep-Fried Cheese with Pear-Cranberry Chutney

by Irish American, Margaret Johnson

rhubarb muffins
On my recent visit to Ireland in May, I discovered the newest outpost of the well-known Kilkenny Shop in Shanagarry, East Cork. Business was brisk throughout the shop, especially in its lovely café where Saturday shoppers relaxed over chef Fred Pillavoine’s easy-going menu. I persuaded him to share his recipe for chutney, delicious with deep-fried cheese but also with cold meats and pâte.

Rhubarb Muffins
by Irish American, Margaret Johnson

rhubarb muffins

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