News from across the city and county

For centuries the great spotted woodpecker was extinct in Ireland, but it's been seen and heard in Ballincollig Regional Park, Doneraile, Leap and all…
The Dean Hotel has promised to turn its powerful exterior lights off earlier at night, but critics say the move doesn’t go far enough.
Only one of Cork's eight Municipal districts charged any derelict sites levies at all last year.
Modular homes and even wood cabins were proposed as "part of the solution to the housing issue" as councillors supported a motion to reverse the…
It took Tripe + Drisheen a month to access the derelict sites register for Cork County, a document that by law must be publicly available; we found just…
We're running a photography competition celebrating the bridges of Cork city and county, and there's a cash prize.
Annual national TII funding for Ireland's largest county has been announced, but it's €1,000 per km below the average for all local authorities in the…
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