• EEjob 25/05/2015.
Echo News.
Launch of Cope Foundation, Grand Job, first ever Focused Advocacy Campaign, at the County Hall, Cork.
Conor Healy, CEO Cork Chamber, Anne-Marie Connolly, Guest Speaker, Colin Sugrue, working full time with the aid of Cope Foundation, Colette Kelleher, Chief Executive Cope Foundation and Mary Good, of Pepsico.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.
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  • EE news 23/05/2015.
Performers Llyod Hogan, Deana Purcell, and Jordan Lowther with the RuffKulture CD.
CD launch by RuffKulture. RuffKulture is a group of teenage rappers, singers and musicians based  at “The Hut” in Gurranabraher (Youth Work Ireland Cork). These rap workshops featured on RTE’s The Secret Millionaire over a year ago.
They launched their album on Saturday May 23 at 2pm to 6pm in Camden Palace.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
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EEjob 25/05/2015.
Echo News.
Launch of Cope Foundation, Grand Job, first ever Focused Advocacy Campaign, at the County Hall, Cork.
Conor Healy, CEO Cork Chamber, Anne-Marie Connolly, Guest Speaker, Colin Sugrue, working full time with the aid of Cope Foundation, Colette Kelleher, Chief Executive Cope Foundation and Mary Good, of Pepsico.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.1351839Examiner Sports   pictureEE news 23/05/2015.
Performers Llyod Hogan, Deana Purcell, and Jordan Lowther with the RuffKulture CD.
CD launch by RuffKulture. RuffKulture is a group of teenage rappers, singers and musicians based  at “The Hut” in Gurranabraher (Youth Work Ireland Cork). These rap workshops featured on RTE’s The Secret Millionaire over a year ago.
They launched their album on Saturday May 23 at 2pm to 6pm in Camden Palace.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
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Cork News

Call for paid jobs for Cope’s clients

EEjob 25/05/2015.
Echo News.
Launch of Cope Foundation, Grand Job, first ever Focused Advocacy Campaign, at the County Hall, Cork.
Conor Healy, CEO Cork Chamber, Anne-Marie Connolly, Guest Speaker, Colin Sugrue, working full time with the aid of Cope Foundation, Colette Kelleher, Chief Executive Cope Foundation and Mary Good, of Pepsico.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.
AN APPEAL has gone out to Cork companies to deliver paid employment for people with intellectual disabilities. Cope Foundation has launched its first focused advocacy campaign called “Grand Job?” which, sponsored by Cork Chamber, aims to deliver at least 10...

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Gardaí issue warning as thieves target tourists

TOURISTS visiting Cork city are being targeted by heartless thieves who have stolen laptops, ipads, cash and cameras from foreign...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 9:06pm Read More

McGrath leaps to defence of Micheál

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FIANNA Fáil finance spokesman Michael McGrath has leapt to the defence of Micheál Martin by insisting that it was “simply...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 2:43pm Read More

Keeping kids safe from web porn

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Ann Murphy talks to Michel Colaci about how he is helping parents to make internet use safer for their children CHILDREN...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 9:56am Read More

VIDEO; Youths in Gurranabraher launch first album

EE news 23/05/2015.
Performers Llyod Hogan, Deana Purcell, and Jordan Lowther with the RuffKulture CD.
CD launch by RuffKulture. RuffKulture is a group of teenage rappers, singers and musicians based  at “The Hut” in Gurranabraher (Youth Work Ireland Cork). These rap workshops featured on RTE’s The Secret Millionaire over a year ago.
They launched their album on Saturday May 23 at 2pm to 6pm in Camden Palace.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
TEENAGE rappers, singers and musicians based at The Hut in Gurranabraher (Youth Work Ireland Cork) have launched their first album....

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 3:04pm Read More

Life

The little marvel who was told she would never walk

UNITED IN LOVE AND COURAGE: Alicja with parents Aniaand Radek Nowicki.
Despite being born with more than a dozen ‘defects’, six-year-old Cork girl Alicja has battled bravely to defy doctors. CHRIS DUNNE meets her proud parents. IT’S not often that a girl gets to have two birthday parties; but Alicja Nowicki...

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Corkman’s plea: Vote for my girl at Eurovision

Gearoid Maguire and Bianca Nicholas
  IRELAND may not have a song in the Eurovision final tonight — but a Corkman is still hoping for...

Saturday, 23/05/15 - 9:42am Read More

From dancing to tea… how to cut cancer risk

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Eating healthily, exercising and not smoking are all known to reduce risk, but the cancer-preventing buck doesn’t stop there, says...

Friday, 22/05/15 - 3:21pm Read More

Downtown

Brilliant chaos in new Triskel film

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Film review by Gareth Naughton Wild Tales, Triskel, May 24-27, Cert: 15A **** ARGENTINIAN director Damian Szifron’s collection of darkly comic vignettes earned an Oscar nomination earlier this year and it is not difficult to see why. Although there are...

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It’s just The Minutes, no quiz

The Minutes
Don O’Mahony talks to the forthright Dublin trio about their Cork fanbase and their just-do-it attitude THERE are, I suppose,...

Thursday, 09/04/15 - 3:00pm Read More

By the moon and the stars and my mum

Jenn Grant. Photo by Dee Dee Morris
Mark McAvoy chats with Canadian folk singer songwriter Jenn Grant about her latest album and tour NOMINATED for two Juno...

Friday, 03/04/15 - 10:52am Read More

National News

Arrest made in connection with media leaks in ‘blonde Roma children’ cases

An arrest has been made as part of an investigation by gardaí into the leaking of information to the media. It follows a probe by senior officers into complaints raised in the Roma report by the Children's Ombudsman last July....

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WATCH: Retired financial regulator appears before Banking Inquiry

The man responsible for regulating Ireland's financial sector in the run-up to the bank guarantee is appearing before the Banking...

Thursday, 28/05/15 - 9:15am Read More

Aer Lingus cost-cutting plans ‘not related to job cuts’

Aer Lingus chief executive Stephen Kavanagh has said that the vast majority of savings identified in the confidential NYRAS report...

Thursday, 28/05/15 - 8:36am Read More

Catholic housing agency bans unmarried residents from having double beds

A Catholic housing agency has refused to allow single or widowed elderly residents to put double beds in their state-funded...

Thursday, 28/05/15 - 8:12am Read More

Man killed in Dublin shooting

A man has been killed in an overnight shooting Dublin.It happened at Kiltalown Road in Tallaght at around 10.30pmTwo men,...

Thursday, 28/05/15 - 8:13am Read More

Evening Echo Video

Cork Sport

Cummins becomes a Saint before his big day

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NOEL SPILLANE Soccer GRAHAM CUMMINS, who gets married in Blarney tomorrow, has signed for Scottish Premier League side St Johnstone. The Perth-based Saints added to their squad last night by signing the former Cork City, Preston, Rochdale and Exeter City...

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Murphy’s comeback can be a success

Cork v Clare - GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Final Replay
By John Horgan Hurling THE return of Brian Murphy to the Cork senior hurling squad can be looked at in...

Thursday, 28/05/15 - 7:34am Read More

VIDEO: Bill O’Herlihy book of Condolences

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Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 1:10pm Read More

Munster ready to Stander up and fight

CJ Stander presented with his man of the match award by Ken O'Dea 23/5/2015
NEXT Saturday Munster’s CJ Stander will come up against a player he knows well when he goes head to head...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 9:46am Read More

Big names count for little in the Cork SHC

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By John Horgan FOUR city teams and four from outside, that’s the make up of the Cork County SHC second...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 9:07am Read More

WOW

All female crew set for a blistering race

Antoinette O’Brien (second from left) with her team mates Donna Schwarz, Ruth Doherty and Cliona O’Carroll preparing to get some practise in before the big race this weekend.
COLETTE SHERIDAN chats with rower Antoinette O’Brien, one quarter of an all-female Cork crew who hope to storm An Rás Mór in the Ocean to City festival   FOR someone who once had a fear of water, Antoinette O’Brien has...

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Dedication, group hugs, hard work and an extra pint of the black stuff: How Cork drama group’s Mary won the big award

Local actress Mary Colbert with a homemade pint
CHRIS DUNNE chats with Mary Colbert of award-winning drama group The Palace Players, who won Best Actress in a Supporting...

Friday, 22/05/15 - 3:28pm Read More

My plea from the heart: Please vote ‘Yes’ to a better society

ACCEPT US: Shay Smyth and Ger O’Keeffe are body painted in Dublin as part of a ‘Yes’ referendum campaign called ‘No More Hiding’
Mary Smithwick reaches out to those who still haven’t made up their minds on how they will vote in the...

Tuesday, 19/05/15 - 2:03pm Read More

Depression can be as life-threatening as cancer

Nicola Depuis
In this frank personal account, NICOLA DEPUIS reflects on her battles with depression, and outlines her coping mechanisms I HAVE...

Thursday, 14/05/15 - 4:24pm Read More

Controversial? Not at all, knitting map was a success

EEjob 30/03/2015.
Echo News.
The Knitting Map, being laid out, at the Glucksman Gallery, UCC, Cork.
Artist, Jools Gilson, with the Knitting Map.
Picture. Jim Coughlan.
There were rumours it had been ‘lost’. There were claims it was a waste of money. Now the City of...

Wednesday, 13/05/15 - 2:07pm Read More

Video

VIDEO; Youths in Gurranabraher launch first album

EE news 23/05/2015.
Performers Llyod Hogan, Deana Purcell, and Jordan Lowther with the RuffKulture CD.
CD launch by RuffKulture. RuffKulture is a group of teenage rappers, singers and musicians based  at “The Hut” in Gurranabraher (Youth Work Ireland Cork). These rap workshops featured on RTE’s The Secret Millionaire over a year ago.
They launched their album on Saturday May 23 at 2pm to 6pm in Camden Palace.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
TEENAGE rappers, singers and musicians based at The Hut in Gurranabraher (Youth Work Ireland Cork) have launched their first album. The rap workshops were featured on RTÉ’s The Secret Millionaire over a year ago. Warren Logan, the Secret Millionaire, recognised...

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VIDEO: Bill O’Herlihy book of Condolences

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Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 1:10pm Read More

VIDEO: Sports editor John McHale and GAA reporter John Horgan discuss the Cork Senior Hurling Championship which took place over the weekend

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Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 1:11pm Read More

National Sport

VIDEO: Limerick’s Cian Lynch turns defenders inside out

It was an easy decision for the GAA to pick which hurler to feature in their “Great Plays” clip this week. Cian Lynch made his Championship debut in style last weekend - crucial to Limerick’s over neighbours Clare in the...

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Plunkett resigns as Laois hurling boss

Seamus ‘Cheddar’ Plunkett has resigned as manager of the Laois senior hurling team, citing personal reasons for his decision.Selector Ger...

Thursday, 28/05/15 - 10:05am Read More

McIlroy struggles; fast start for Fowler at Irish Open

Rickie Fowler and Rory McIlroy both carried on from where they left off as the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open...

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FIFA sponsors voice concerns amid corruption allegations

World Cup sponsor VISA has threatened to end its partnership with FIFA over the latest crisis to engulf the world...

Thursday, 28/05/15 - 7:24am Read More

Gerrard set for MLS debut on July 11

Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard’s debut for new side Los Angeles Galaxy has been pencilled in for July 11.The Reds...

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