The Top 4 Things You Need To Know Now
The main stories making the headlines across Cork
Polling stations have opened across the country for today's general election.
Voters will take to the polls in what's the first Saturday election since 1918.
A yellow wind warning will be in place across the country from 9 o'clock this morning, along with a yellow rainfall alert from midday.
Gusts of up to 120 kilometres per hour are expected, ahead of the arrival of Storm Ciara tomorrow.
Cork Company of the Year awards took place last night at Cork Chamber's Annual Dinner held in Cork City Hall.
Over 1,000 people, including leading industry and political figures, celebrated the winners at the dinner.
President Michael D Higgins formally launches Galway's year as European capital of culture today, the culmination of a week of events which began on Sunday last in Clifden.
Cork was the last Irish city to hold the title back in 2005.
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Three Cork projects awarded €200,000 for sustainable actions in the city and county
The projects promote sustainability in Cork through environmental awareness, community inclusion and employment
A Mother and Baby Home survivor has described plans to seal an archive of the institutions as a 'gagging order'
A Commission of Investigation into the 76-year history of the facilities is currently drawing to a close
A status yellow rainfall warning has been issued for Cork
Heavy and persistent rain is set to fall from the early hours of Thursday morning
Gardai are trying to piece together the timeline of events that led to the deaths of three men in North Cork
One line of inquiry is that a row broke out at the farm near Kanturk over land and inheritance.
State Will Not Appeal High Court Decision Not To Extradite Ian Bailey To France
It was the third attempt by French authorities to seek his surrender.
Cork City Councillor Lorna Bogue Becomes Latest Politician To Leave the Green Party
Cllr Bogue told the Echo the party's handling of the Mother and Baby Homes Bill was the last straw.