A day they’ll never forget

THE latest recipients of the Freedom of Waterford City and County stated they would never forget last week’s ceremony in City Hall where they received the rare honour. Ambassador of Ireland to the United States Daniel Mulhall and Professor Louise...

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Homeless hub location ‘not appropriate’ says special needs school

THE chairperson of the St Joseph’s School Board of Management has contacted Waterford Council’s Homeless Services Department to express disappointment about how the school has been treated in relation to the recent opening of a homeless services ‘hub’ at the...

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Sanofi scoops overall Déise business accolade

  THE team at Sanofi were “humbled” that the multi-national was named Overall Waterford Business of the Year at the...

Thursday, 14/03/19 - 12:45pm Read More

Active Grand Hotel in Tramore’s best interests – councillors

TWO local councillors have stated their opposition to any further Direct Provision Centres being established in Tramore, adding that more...

Thursday, 14/03/19 - 11:22am Read More

Former Esso site rejuvenated

A national restaurant chain has provided the latest vote of confidence for the future of Waterford City with a pledge...

Wednesday, 13/03/19 - 12:46pm Read More

UHW and Cork to split

Plans are at an advanced stage for a new hospital grouping that would see University Hospital Waterford’s relationship with University...

Wednesday, 13/03/19 - 10:31am Read More

Explosive Ordnance Disposal team to examine suspicious device

THE assistance of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team has been sought after a suspicious device was found in the Lisduggan area of the...

Tuesday, 12/03/19 - 4:57pm Read More

North Quays Project gets the green light

Waterford North Quays is a project of Falcon Real Estate Development Ireland With over 8 hectares, it will be the...

Tuesday, 12/03/19 - 6:53am Read More

Family hopes missing Mary is safe

  “WE’RE getting through it by helping out one another,” Peggy O’Regan says while sitting at the kitchen table of...

Thursday, 28/02/19 - 4:22pm Read More

Council responds to tree felling

  THE Waterford News & Star questioned Waterford City & County Council this week on their tree felling programme, which...

Monday, 11/02/19 - 8:25pm Read More

“Holy Show” receives almost 5000 complaints

A SHOW by Waterford entertainer Bonnie Boux (AKA Sinead Gould) called “Making a Show of Yourself”, which is scheduled to...

Monday, 11/02/19 - 2:34pm Read More

€30,000 worth of drugs found at a grow house

A GROW house containing an estimated €30,000 worth of cannabis was discovered in Waterford yesterday afternoon. As a result of...

Thursday, 07/02/19 - 9:14am Read More

Hospital and medical cancellations

University Hospital Waterford wishes to advise the public that due to tomorrow’s (Thursday, 7th February) Industrial Action by the INMO all Out...

Wednesday, 06/02/19 - 3:43pm Read More

€2m funding boost for Dunmore East Harbour

DUNMORE East Harbour has received a near €2 million boost as part of a new round of Government funding, Senator...

Tuesday, 05/02/19 - 11:57am Read More

Damien Tiernan to host Deise Today

WELL-KNOWN journalist and broadcaster Damien Tiernan is the new voice of mid-morning radio in Waterford, taking over as presenter of...

Monday, 28/01/19 - 12:05pm Read More

Gardaí investigate stabbing

GARDAÍ have confirmed that a man was stabbed during the course of an incident, which took place at the College...

Thursday, 24/01/19 - 2:18pm Read More

Concern for missing person Mary Ryan

FAMILY members and Gardaí are concerned for the whereabouts of 54 year old Mary Ryan of 26 Closegate, Waterford. Mary...

Thursday, 24/01/19 - 11:49am Read More

Aldi seeking to recruit 11 new staff in Waterford

Aldi is seeking to recruit 11 new employees across its stores in Waterford.  Opportunities are now available for Store Manager,...

Wednesday, 23/01/19 - 9:43am Read More

Prof Kieran Byrne loses High Court action against WIT

The former president of Waterford Institute of Technology, Professor Kieran Byrne has lost his High Court action over the college’s...

Tuesday, 22/01/19 - 7:55pm Read More

60 year old man dies following road traffic collision

Gardaí at Dungarvan are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision. At approximately 8.15pm last night, Gardaí and...

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