Editorial: The Covid struggle and political failure

A BLEAKER winter than most of us have ever lived through is now an unavoidable reality. The cohesion and solidarity that society demonstrated in the wake of Leo Varadkar’s Washington speech on March 12 is now frayed at the edges...

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View from the Green Room: Kenny’s wonderful Crowman

REVIEW: Crowman at Theatre Royal IN our socially distanced world, it was wonderful to experience the courage and determination of everyone connected with the staging of ‘Crowman’ at the Mall. Especially Jon Kenny because Jon Kenny is simply superb as...

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View from the Green Room: ‘Tramore Tales’ re-released

REVIEW: Waterford Youth Arts’ Tramore Tales WATERFORD Youth Arts are releasing another hundred copies of their Tramore Tales DVD because...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 10:28pm Read More

Fr Liam Power: Pope Francis’ challenge to post-Covid world

  A Question of Faith, Fr Liam Power’s Fortnightly Column   ON Sunday, October 4, the feast of Saint Francis,...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 10:24pm Read More

PHOENIX: Up for discussion?

  The Phoenix opinion column, which has been running in the Waterford News & Star for more than 30 years...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 10:18pm Read More

Time Out with Timmy: Let’s hear it for the divas

  Timmy Ryan’s weekly column for the Waterford News & Star   THERE is so much music in the world...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 10:06pm Read More

Editorial: Gross lack of Mayoral leadership as Covid rises

Cllr Geoghegan at the time of golfgate: “People deserve more from its leaders and public representatives”   THE controversy surrounding...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 9:52pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Superb Sondheim review at the Mall

REVIEW: Side by Side by Sondheim at Theatre Royal URSULA’S Tce. girl Tara Ann Byrne returned to her old stomping...

Tuesday, 06/10/20 - 1:07pm Read More

Catherine Drea: Acts of kindness cost nothing

  As I See It: Catherine Drea’s fortnightly column as published in the Waterford News & Star WHAT’S the kindest...

Tuesday, 06/10/20 - 1:03pm Read More

PHOENIX: The Full Story

The Phoenix opinion column, which has been running in the Waterford News & Star for more than 30 years THE...

Tuesday, 06/10/20 - 12:58pm Read More

EDITORIAL: Frustration as pressure mounts amid restrictions

  JUST days after reopening, John De Bromhead of Henry Downes Pub on Thomas Street is one of countless small...

Tuesday, 06/10/20 - 12:43pm Read More

View from the Green Room: So many turning points that just never seem to turn

Tramore: My Laptop GEORGE Lee is back and my paranoia has returned. A bit like Sherlock Holmes whenever Prof. Moriarity...

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 1:56pm Read More

Editorial: Well done Waterford… mask up and keep going

  ‘It is a tightrope we are all still learning to walk. We will, and can do this. Together while...

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 1:48pm Read More

Time out with Timmy: Zoom me up Scotty

  Timmy Ryan’s fortnightly column for the Waterford News & Star WE’VE all grown accustomed to chatting to people on...

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 1:43pm Read More

Phoenix: Pushing the stone uphill

The Phoenix opinion column, which has been running in the Waterford News & Star for more than 30 years MANY...

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 1:38pm Read More

FR LIAM POWER: Dying with Dignity Bill – Are politicians being irresponsible?

A Question of Faith, Fr Liam Power’s Fortnightly Column   PROFESSOR Tony O’Brien (who hails from Rockfield Park in the...

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 1:32pm Read More

Letters to the Editor: Reaction to Fr Liam Power’s ‘ultra-Catholics’ column

Letters to the Editor… your voice, your view   Madam, I am writing in response to Father Power’s column, “There...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 1:40pm Read More

EDITORIAL: Waterford on a Covid precipice

  With the economy locally on the edge of a precipice – Waterford Council alone are facing a funding shortfall...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 1:17pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Birthday bumps for Beethoven

Tramore: My Laptop 250 birthday bumps actually as Ludwig Van Beethoven was born at what is now the Beethoven House...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 12:54pm Read More

Phoenix: Through a glass darkly

The Phoenix opinion column, which has been running in the Waterford News & Star for more than 30 years  ...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 12:48pm Read More