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Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 1 September, 2015


# limerick - Yesterday’s News

Funeral details confirmed for men who died in freak Limerick bridge accident

The men were named over the weekend as TJ O’Herlihy and Bryan Whelan.

Seeing Jack and Sarah being taken from Molly was ‘the most heart-wrenching scene’

Molly Martens spoke briefly to Newstalk Breakfast this morning

# limerick - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Two workers who died in fall from Limerick bridge named as Brian Whelan and TJ Herlihy

Brian Whelan and TJ Herlihy were working on Thomond Bridge when they became submerged.

# limerick - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about a tragedy in Limerick, Right2Water and Seán FitzPatrick.

Two bridge workers die after cage falls into River Shannon in Limerick

Three men were working on Thomond Bridge at the time.

“I really am sorry for the death of that man” – Two charged over John O’Donoghue burglary

The 62-year-old collapsed and died after being confronted by burglars at his home.

# limerick - Friday 28 August, 2015

# limerick - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Man found dead after discovering intruders in his home

Two men were arrested and are being questioned by gardaí.

# limerick - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Young man arrested after 89-year-old woman is assaulted and mugged

Another man was released without charge in relation to the incident.

AAA expels councillor who threatened to cut activist’s throat

Limerick councillor John Loftus is no longer considered a member of the AAA.

# limerick - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

A death threat by an AAA councillor, Rosanna Davison’s new book and a destroyed temple in Syria…

‘I’ll cut your f***in throat’: AAA councillor says death threat was a moment of madness

The Anti-Austerity Alliance will meet later to discuss the threat made against an activist in Limerick.

Have you seen Adam? The teenager has been missing since yesterday

Gardaí believe he may have travelled to Dublin.

White doves to be released at graveside during Jason Corbett’s funeral

The father of two died in a domestic incident in the US earlier this month.

# limerick - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Wife of Jason Corbett to plead not guilty if charged with murder or manslaughter

The Limerick man’s children returned to Ireland yesterday.

# limerick - Saturday 22 August, 2015

From The42 As it happened: Galway v Limerick, All-Ireland Under-21 hurling semi-final Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Galway v Limerick, All-Ireland Under-21 hurling semi-final

We were at Semple Stadium to see who would make it through to face Wexford in this year’s decider.

# limerick - Friday 21 August, 2015

Corbett custody battle: Stepmother issues appeal

Molly Marten’s lawyer said he believed the children are already in Ireland.

From The Daily Edge Vice visited Limerick, and Irish people are not happy with how the city was represented Stab City

# limerick - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Jason Corbett’s children to return to Ireland

Jack and Sarah Corbett will remain under the guardianship of their aunt and uncle.

# limerick - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Candlelit vigil for Jason Corbett as custody battle continues

A decision in the case is expected this week.

# limerick - Thursday 13 August, 2015

From The42 Loss of Andy Lee fight could cost Limerick quite a bit of money Economic Impact

Loss of Andy Lee fight could cost Limerick quite a bit of money

Limerick City & County Council has expressed its disappointment with the news.

Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh taken into custody* by gardaí

*Just for the craic, of course.

Family of Irishman killed in US to find out if they can bring his children home

Jason Corbett’s children are currently in the care of their stepmother, who is the main suspect in the case.

# limerick - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Sister of Limerick man killed in US: ‘He wanted his children to be raised in Ireland’

Jason Corbett’s two children are currently in the care of his second wife, who is the main suspect in his death.

# limerick - Monday 10 August, 2015

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# limerick - Thursday 6 August, 2015

From Business ETC The world’s most valuable startup is losing money hand over fist Mo Money Mo Problems

The world’s most valuable startup is losing money hand over fist

But Uber says that’s all ‘old news’.

# limerick - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Limerick pensioner mugging: Man in 20s no longer being detained

She was attacked by a lone mugger, who made off with her handbag after a struggle.

# limerick - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

From The42 Katie Taylor has pulled out of fighting at Thomond Park next month Cancelled

Katie Taylor has pulled out of fighting at Thomond Park next month

An agreement between the fight promoters and the Bray boxer couldn’t be reached.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Tuesday.

Limerick man killed in domestic dispute in North Carolina

Investigators say that they are not looking for anyone outside the home.

# limerick - Monday 3 August, 2015

European cities are banning cars for a day … but Ireland’s not getting involved Not Happening This post contains videos

# limerick - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

New film studio set to bring some Hollywood glamour to Limerick

The studio aims to cater for major international projects.

# limerick - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Controversial app Uber to create 300 jobs in Limerick

Taxi drivers have protested against the app in other countries.

# limerick - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Woman in her 70s killed in three car pile-up

A number of other people have been taken to University Hospital Limerick.

# limerick - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Partner of murdered man asked to produce news clipping to prove his death

Catherine Danaher was told she would need a a death certificate, memorial card, or newspaper clipping to prove her partner’s passing.

# limerick - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

‘It was a normal day, then I saw a man about to take his own life’

“For hours after I could not stop crying, I was shaking.”

# limerick - Monday 13 July, 2015

Man in his 20s killed after being hit by van in Limerick

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash happened at around 3.30am.

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