'In the picture that's in the house, I'm number 69...'
SEAMUS Pattison, now 77, was a relatively new TD when he watched JFK deliver his address to the Houses of the Oireachtas in 1963.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Dunne's lawyers appeal ruling on dual bankruptcy
FORMER 'Baron of Ballsbridge' Sean Dunne's battle to be declared bankrupt in America - in the face of stiff opposition from Ulster Bank - has taken yet another twist following a fresh appeal late last Friday evening by the developer to the courts in Connecticut.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
West is best for trains
The Co Mayo station was honoured at the Iarnrod Eireann Best Station awards after topping the list of criteria including staff helpfulness, station appearance and customer information.
Deasy backs embattled McGuinness
Claims that powerful forces are at work to oust the head of a parliamentary public spending watchdog have been backed by a Government TD.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
12:36: Lifestyles blamed as study finds men more likely to die from cancer
Men are more likely than woman to die from all types of cancer, researchers have revealed.
Irish men more likely to die from cancer - report
A report from the Irish Cancer Society has found that Irish men are more at risk of getting and dying of cancer than women.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Spending watchdog asked to bring wife on trips
THE chairman of the Dail public spending watchdog tried to bring his wife with him on foreign trips while he was a junior minister - and argued that the taxpayer should foot the bill for ministerial spouses to travel abroad.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Hey, Bartender: Meet Peter from McGuinness Irish Pub in downtown Appleton
Name: Peter Brennan Hometown: Carlow, Ireland Bartends at: McGuinness Irish Pub, downtown Appleton Years bartending: Two, both at McGuinness Signature drink: Shamrock Martini Favorite hobby outside of bartending: "Listening to and playing music."
Bank free to continue bankruptcy action against developer Dunne, court rules
Irish property developer Sean Dunne faces potential bankruptcy both in Ireland and the US, after a US court ruled that Ulster Bank can continue to pursue its bankruptcy action against him.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Irish machinery firm signs a 15m export deal with Chinese
AN IRISH agricultural company has signed a deal with a Chinese firm to sell almost a 15m worth of hi-tech feeding machinery over the next three years.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Latest FOI reports from Parks and Wildlife Service expose hare coursing horror
Shocking reports on hare coursing events just obtained under FOI reveal that the cruelty continued unabated throughout the entire 2012/2013 season despite assurances from Ministers Deenihan and Coveney that self regulation and 'codes of conduct' under which coursing clubs operate have eliminated such cruelty.
Thu May 30, 2013
The Brattleboro Reformer
Trio plays Irish music with a modern edge
Twilight Music presents an evening of traditional Irish music with a modern edge by McAuley, Horan, O'Caoimh at Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery, 139 Main St., on Friday at 7:30 p.m. Accordionist/vocalist Mick McAuley and fiddler Winifred Horan are both long-time members of Irish-American supergoup Solas.
Ireland shaken - more tremors on way
MORE tremors are expected in the wake of the earthquake that was felt along the east coast, but they are unlikely to cause damage.
Wed May 29, 2013
Welsh quake tremors felt on east coast
A minor earthquake was felt this morning in counties Dublin, , Carlow, Wexford and Kildare The seismic event is thought to be linked to a 3.8 magnitude quake which struck the Lleyn peninsula near Anglesey at 3.16am this morning.
Sat May 25, 2013
Ulster Bank missed Dunne '12 times'
OFFICIALS acting on behalf of Ulster Bank tried unsuccessfully on "12 different dates" to serve Irish bankruptcy papers on former 'Baron of Ballsbridge' Sean Dunne in the weeks before he declared himself bankrupt in the United States, the Sunday Independent can reveal.
Wed May 22, 2013
* Awler is the Fastest Schoolboy - and the Fastest Man Too
Day two of the Aviva Leinster Schools Track and Field Championships saw many potential stars competing, but none shone brighter than the lightning-fast Marcus Lawler of CBS Carlow who set new record marks in the Senior Boys 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay.