Friday Dec 6
Mum races to raise a 34k for twins' vital op
"It's very upsetting to trust the medical system and then it lets you down at the final hour when you've nothing but desperation, what am I going to do?" Audrey who lives in Cork told the Herald.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Magnitude 2.6 earthquake recorded off Cork coast
The INSN, which monitors seismic activity in the region, said the earthquake is the first known seismic event of its kind to be recorded in the region since Irish records began in 1978.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Teacher whose family were killed by suicidal taxi driver pleads for police review
Elber Twomey from Cork, Ireland, reads a statement to the press following the conclusion of an inquest in Devon which heard details of a head-on collision involving a suicidal taxi driver in which he and members of Mrs Twomey's family died.
Mayor's daughter wed in Ireland
Newly-weds Keri Elizabeth Thorne, daughter of Sandra and Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne, and David Peter Gough.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Putting up personal photos at work might not be such a good idea
Ask anyone here at Michigan Radio who walks by my cubicle: I love my husband, kids and grandson.
The Island Packet
Historic church can now be enjoyed by all again
A new historical marker in downtown Beaufort is an appropriate addition to the recently restored mother church of Catholicism in this area.
Saffron Walden Reporter
Plate warming cupboards fetch A 50,000 at Sworder's auction
A pair of Georgian mahogany pedestal cupboards sold for a staggering 50,000 at Sworders' Fine Art Auctioneers' saleroom in Stansted.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Davos may not have been on the list, but Mayor Ed Lee is closing in on certified jet-setter status.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Grassroots Club of the Week: Youghal AC
Organised athletics in Youghal dates back to the 1960s when the present club was formed.
Longboat Key-in the Kitchen with: Lynches Pub & Grub
This week we went in the kitchen at Lynches Pub & Grub with owners Chris and Ethna Lynch as they prepare traditional Irish lamb stew.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Folk singer Roy Harper before Hereford Magistrates Court
The 72-year-old, of Rossmore, Clonakilty, County Cork, Ireland, is charged with two counts of indecent assault on a girl under the age of 14, four counts of gross indecency with a girl under 14, two counts of unlawful sexual intercourse with a girl under the age of 13 and one count of indecent assault on a girl under the age of 14. The offences are ... (more)
Sat Nov 16, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Waterloo think tank gets even smarter
When he was growing up in Cork, Ireland, Kevin Costello used to rummage through his father's back issues of Scientific American, becoming a devoted fan of the magazine's recreational math column.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Marker dedicated at historic Beaufort chapel
The Beaufort Gazette reports that Michael O'Conner moved to Beaufort from County Cork, Ireland, and built the church now known as St. Peter's Historic Chapel in 1846.
Four Shillings show Sunday benefits choir tour of VA hospitals
Celtic, folk and world music band Four Shillings Short plays a benefit concert from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, at Vineyard Church, 1617 Main St., Cambria.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Hunter’s Point Bible War
On Friday morning, November 24, 1871, nine-year-old Catherine Ann Dennen entered her public school building and sat down in the school's main room with her fellow students.
Saffron Walden Reporter
Battle of Trafalgar medal under the hammer
The medal is for sale together with a miniature portrait of the sailor who received it and a photograph of him as a proud old man.