Thousands back 'Emma's Voice' campaign to make life-saving injections more available
Caroline Sloan, mother of peanut allergy sufferer Emma, who died before Christmas from an allergic reaction to peanuts, is starting a campaign to make epi pens more readily available.
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Wed Apr 09, 2014
President meets with Irish nurses and doctors
President Michael D Higgins meeting some of the Irish Staff during a visit to University College Hospital London.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Kathryn Thomas reveals excitement at becoming a TV producer
She's already established herself as one of the country's leading ladies when it comes to TV presenting and now Kathryn Thomas is looking to spread her production wings too.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Three more GAA clubs hit by 'scumbag' thieves
Targets: Meath players, whose cars were attacked by thieves, walk off the pitch at the end of a recent game Picture: David Maher / SPORTSFILE ANOTHER three GAA clubs have been targeted by raiders just days after hurling legend DJ Carey railed against the escalation of wanton thievery in rural Ireland as garda resources are squeezed.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Carlow program for writers includes an Irish flair
The late Patricia Dobler, a poet and English professor who spent eight years developing it, died in 2004 about six months before the school welcomed its first students, said professor Ellie Wymard, the program director.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Cannabis plants seized in Carlow
The plants were discovered when garda searched a house in the Fairways area of the town at about 2.15am.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Politicians urge IDA boss to come to Laois
Dr Michael Brougham, Enterprise Ireland, Ms Orla Martin, Offaly County Enterprise Board, Minister Richard Bruton, Charlie Flanagan, Ms Breda O'Toole, IDA, and Joan Gordon, Dept of Social Protection.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Sean O'Brien joins Kearney brothers and Jamie Heaslip for a 1.35m city pub deal
Irish star Sean O'Brien is the fourth rugby player who has lined out with three fellow internationals to tackle a new venture, the Herald can reveal.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
Small earthquake tremor felt off south east coast of Ireland tonight
Alan O'Reilly, who operates the Carlow Weather website offering forecasts in the south-east, told how he was contacted by a colleague based just outside Wexford town who reported the small tremor to him.
Mon Mar 17, 2014
It's a blue-and-white Monday as St Vincent's celebrate
At the Hurling All Ireland Club Final between Portumna and Mount Leinster Rangers were fans Ian McAul and Ann Cody.