Doras urges Limerick election candidates to demonstrate commitment to anti-racism

first_imgAdvertisement TechPost | Episode 9 | Pay with Google, WAZE – the new Google Maps? and Speak don’t Type! NewsCommunityPoliticsDoras urges Limerick election candidates to demonstrate commitment to anti-racismBy Staff Reporter – April 29, 2019 855 Limerick on Covid watch list Email TAGSCommunityLimerick City and CountyNewspolitics Facebook Print Doras Luimní chief executive Sean McSweeney. Photo: Cian ReinhardtDoras invites local and European election candidates in Limerick to reaffirm their commitment to anti-racism by signing the Anti-Racism Election Protocol 2019 at the Doras office in Limerick on May 1, 2019. The protocol was recently re-launched by the European Network Against Racism Ireland (ENAR Ireland), of which Doras is a member.Since 2001, the Anti-Racism Election Protocol has played an integral part in ensuring that elections have been conducted in an unbiased manner, and that candidates do not incite hatred or discrimination on any basis.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Seán McSweeney, Doras CEO said, “Doras would like to give each local candidate in Limerick the opportunity to sign the protocol to show their constituents that they are dedicated to upholding anti-racism and non-discrimination principles during and following their election campaigns. No candidate should be using hate-speech or racist discourse, and we hope to encourage the voting public to hold their candidates to these standards.”The event will be held on Wednesday 1st  May 2019, at the Doras office, 51a O’Connell St, Limerick at 3pm. Candidates will be asked to sign a hard copy of the protocol in the presence of local media, and will have the opportunity to speak with media representatives regarding their support of the protocol.Candidates interested in attending can RSVP at [email protected] Housing 37 Compulsory Purchase Orders issued as council takes action on derelict sites center_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleLimerick council asked to build cost of emissions into developmentsNext articleA feast of fun in Castleconnell Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie WhatsApp Local backlash over Aer Lingus threat Linkedin Is Aer Lingus taking flight from Shannon? Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow Twitterlast_img read more

Inquest into baby’s death concludes

first_img Google+ Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Twitter The parents of a baby boy paid tribute to their ‘wee fighter’ who offered them ‘so much hope’ during his short lifetime after an inquest into his death.Cormac Lafferty from Castlefin was born prematurely with a congenital heart condition in June 2016 and was three months old when he died.Speaking after the inquest at Dublin Coroner’s Court, Cormac’s parents Ann-Marie and Paul Lafferty told the Irish Times he had beaten every target and was a real fighter.Cormac was born at 36 weeks on June 13th 2016 and was discharged after surgery to place a shunt to direct blood from his heart to his lungs was carried out.Upon returning for a review on September 6th he was admitted due to concerns over oxygen saturations levels.On September 10th Cormac became unsettled after a feed.His mother, Anne-Marie was called to the ward at 6.40am and Cormac was successfully ventilated on a third attempt at 6.54am but went into cardiac arrest at 7.07am and was pronounced dead less than an hour later.The inquest heard the cause of death was acute cardio respiratory arrest due to pulmonary hemorrhage in a child with Tetralogy of Fallot.Bronchiolitis and terminal aspiration of feed were found to be contributory factors.Barrister for the Lafferty family said they were concerned about loss of data from an oxygen saturation monitor following Cormac’s death.Coroner Dr Myra Cullinane returned a narrative verdict and said she would contact the hospital in relation to the preservation of data. News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 By News Highland – November 29, 2018 Facebook Facebook Pinterest Inquest into baby’s death concludescenter_img Homepage BannerNews Google+ Previous articleSouth Donegal councillors to discuss fire stations with MinisterNext articleCampaign for West Donegal Task Force to be stepped up News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp WhatsApp Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Twitter Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA last_img read more

Robert “Bob” Bonta

first_imgRobert “Bob” Bonta, 57, of Aurora, Indiana, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 in Aurora, Indiana.He was born January 11, 1960 in Dearborn County, IN. son of the late Robert Bonta and Bonnie Rininger.Robert served his country as a member of the United States Army.Bob was a Lawrenceburg High School Graduate. He was Allstar State in football and wrestling. He was also a Ball State University graduate.Surviving are siblings, Dennis Ogden of Clearwater, FL, Ricky Rininger of Cleves, OH, Lisa (Richard) Smith of Aurora, IN, Randy Rininger of Lawrenceburg, IN.He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Bonta and Bonnie Rininger, and brothers, Jeff and Doug Ogden.Friends will be received for a Graveside Memorial Service, Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 3:30 pm at River View Cemetery in Aurora, Indiana. Military Services will be conducted by local veteran services.Contributions may be made to the family to defray funeral expenses. If unable to attend services, please call the funeral home office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.Visit: www.rullmans.comlast_img read more