Category: LIFESTYLE


Small Minority: ‘Large Majority Ruining It For Everyone Else’

YOUNG residents of Glenville Park housing estate, Ardkeen, where vandalism and anti-social behaviour is the lowest in the city,  told today how adult gangs continue to overrun the area. One youth said members of the local Neighbourhood Watch group, an organized group of citizens devoted to crime and vandalism prevention, carried digital cameras and mobile… Read more »

Child Who Abused Cleric Walks Free

A 10-year-old boy who met a 57-year-old priest through the facebook networking website, before suggesting to the priest perform some kind of sex act on him in a car, walked free from court yesterday with a suspended juvenile jail term. Benjamin Mackey, of Portlaw, Co Waterford, pleaded guilty at Waterford District Court to a charge… Read more »

Man Freed After Murder Quiz

A man being questioned over the violent death of a 74 year old Kilkenny man has been released by murder squad detectives after successfully answering 35 TV soap murder questions correctly. The man, in his early twenties, was arrested in connection with the killing of Paddy Burke in Waterford city. Gardai stated that the man… Read more »