Archive for June, 2014

John Mitchels GAA News

John Mitchels GAA News

June 30, 2014 at 10:27 pm Comments are Disabled

UNDER14 BOYS FEILE WEEKEND Feile 2014 The u-14 team set out for Galway early on Friday morning to take part in the All-Ireland Feile Football Finals, although the team and mentors had heard about the wonderful adventure that lay ahead of them. The new friends made in St. Gabriels, the comradeship […]

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Churchill News

Churchill News

June 30, 2014 at 4:47 pm Comments are Disabled

It was with deep regret and sorrow that the club learned of the death of Helen Brosnan Spa, wife of former club Chairman Justin. Helen was a great worker and fundraiser for the club down the years. Also the club would like to send sympaty to the family of Chris […]

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VIDEO: Darren’s Fighting Cancer In A Knockout Clip

VIDEO: Darren’s Fighting Cancer In A Knockout Clip

June 30, 2014 at 1:47 pm 2 comments

Click on above ad to enter a great competition ON Sunday we brought you the story of Tralee Musical Society’s video tribute to Darren Mullery’s fight against cancer (click here). The video was premiered at the Kerins O’Rahilly’s Clubhouse on Sunday in front of Darren’s family and friends but now it has been […]

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World Cup Tips: Europe To Win Battle Of The Continents

World Cup Tips: Europe To Win Battle Of The Continents

June 30, 2014 at 1:06 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Netherlands and Costa Rica booked their places in the quarter finals last night. The two games today, on the outset, may look like foregone conclusions, but as this World Cup has shown, anything is possible. France v Nigeria 5pm France began the competition in rather low key circumstances, but […]

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Pull! Participants in the men's tug-o-war at the Ted O'Keeffe Family Fun Day at Ballymacelligott GAA Grounds on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Photos: Families Enjoy Day Out In Ballymac GAA Grounds

June 30, 2014 at 12:24 pm Comments are Disabled

  Click on above ad for more on special event HUNDREDS turned up at Ballymacelligott GAA grounds on Sunday for the Ted O’Keeffe Family Fun Day. “Ted O’Keeffe was a  former chairman and longtime worker for the club. He was a great supporter and inspiration to the club and parish,” said Club […]

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Austin Stacks Club News

Austin Stacks Club News

June 30, 2014 at 11:56 am Comments are Disabled

BINGO When our Bingo Sessions commenced almost nine years ago (on 5th November 2005) we have rarely missed a Saturday session since then. Well now we are adding a second night to our weekly sessions for all our regular players and indeed for any new players who would like to […]

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Some members of the Tralee Arsenal Supporters Club with a replica of the FA Cup in the Greyhound Bar last Friday night.

Locals Get Their Hands On The FA Cup…Or Did They?

June 30, 2014 at 11:31 am Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more A TROPHY more used to Wembley Way came closer to the Dingle Way over the weekend…or so it would seem. Arsenal fans congregated at The Greyhound Bar when the FA Cup came to the famous watering hole…except it wasn’t really the cup! The Arsenal Tralee Supporters Club […]

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Nessan Crean, Director of Oakview Village Childcare, Kerry Rose Mary Hickey and Clodagh Moynihan, Manager of Oakview Village Childcare at the centre's family day on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Photos: Kerry Rose Raises Green Flag At Oakview Village Childcare

June 30, 2014 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

Click on ad to enlarge THE Kerry Rose hoisted the Green Flag at the  held the first ever Family Fun/Open Day at Oakview Village Childcare on Saturday. A great day was had by all who attended and enjoyed the many activities and barbecue. They were delighted to have the Kerry Rose, Mary […]

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At back; Lisa Nolan, Cara Wallace, David Broderick and Helena McMahon with, in front Leon and Liath Nolan and Eve and Katelyn Broderick at the Bluebell Markets at Collis Sandes House on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Photos: In The Market For Fun At Collis Sandes

June 30, 2014 at 10:42 am 1 comment

Click on above ad for more COLLIS Sandes House was awash with food, art, music and fashion on Saturday for the first Bluebell Markets event. There were 25 stands set up with everything from paintings, jewellery, cakes, clothing and much more on display. There was an entry fee of just […]

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Ballymacelligott GAA News 30/6/2014

Ballymacelligott GAA News 30/6/2014

June 30, 2014 at 9:38 am Comments are Disabled

LOTTO Ballymac GAA lotto was held in Glenduff House, 23rd June 2014. Jackpot was €2100. Numbers drawn were 1,19,20,26. There was no winner. Lucky Dips 1. Ivan Groves, Ballyackey 2. Noel Leen, Kilquane (online) 3. Mike Rahilly, Chutehall 4. Anne Boyd, Lixnaw (online) 5. Jean Philippe Pierre, Reamore, Kielduff (online) […]

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Tralee Bay Swimming Club 30/6/2014

Tralee Bay Swimming Club 30/6/2014

June 30, 2014 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

English Channel Relay Club Member, Bernadette White from Tralee, is currently in Dover with the rest of her team Irish Deaf Channel Swimmers to take on a relay swim of The English Channel. They have been training hard all year and the club wishes them the best of luck. Portumna […]

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Emotional Tribute To Darren From Tralee Musical Society

Emotional Tribute To Darren From Tralee Musical Society

June 29, 2014 at 4:37 pm Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad to enter a great competition TRALEE Musical Society outdid themselves on Sunday afternoon when they screened a special music video tribute to a member who is suffering from cancer. It was an emotional but uplifting occasion in Kerins O’Rahilly’s Clubhouse when Darren Mullery watched himself star in the video, ‘Fighting […]

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St Brendan’s Answer Their Critics In Currow

St Brendan’s Answer Their Critics In Currow

June 29, 2014 at 1:01 pm Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more Currow 0-13 St Brendan’s 3-13 THE odds were stacked against St Brendans before this ‘losers’ round clash against Currow in the Super Valu County Senior Football Championship. In the lead up to the game, due to a number of circumstances, the divisional outfit lost […]

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VIDEO: Bob’s Cuban Recordings Finally Come To Fruition

VIDEO: Bob’s Cuban Recordings Finally Come To Fruition

June 29, 2014 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

Click on ad to enlarge AN IT Tralee lecturer, who recorded a musician in Cuba over three years ago, has finally launched a CD of the sessions. Friends and music lovers gathered in Roundy’s Bar on Friday night for the launch of Erdwin Garcia’s debut album, ‘Removiendo’ which has been […]

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Tom Naughton To Be Remembered At Benefit Race Night

Tom Naughton To Be Remembered At Benefit Race Night

June 29, 2014 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

Click on ad for details of special event FRIENDS and colleagues of the late Tom “Fridge” Naughton, who worked at the Bon Secours, will be “under starters orders”when they stage a benefit race night in his memory at the Fels Point Hotel  on July 4. Tom Naughton died suddenly in […]

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Roger Harty: Gratitude And The Energy Within Us

Roger Harty: Gratitude And The Energy Within Us

June 29, 2014 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

  Click on above ad for more IN the last article I wrote of the benefit of gratitude and why it works (read it here). I want to write more on this subject as this is the keystone to true happiness – that is how important gratitude is and it will […]

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World Cup Betting Tips: Dutch Courage To Come Through

World Cup Betting Tips: Dutch Courage To Come Through

June 29, 2014 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

Click above ad for more WELL last night worked out well! David Luiz  and James Rodriguez both scored at 12/1 and 2/1 respectively, so you would have pocketed a nice few bob if you followed our tips. Anyway, after last night’s South American dramafest, it’s time for Europe to do battle […]

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John Sheehan doesn't flinch a bit while he has his leg waxed. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Andrea’s Tickled Pink As €5,000 Raised In Fundraiser

June 28, 2014 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

Click on ad to enter great competition IT was an fantastic, pink-filled night of fun, laughter and no small amount of pain last night in McElligott’s Bar, Ardfert night for a special fundraiser which raised €5,000 over the past week. The Ardfert community came together to support mother of two, Andrea Hogan (36), […]

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Fr Hanafin Reappointed To St John’s For Further Six Years

Fr Hanafin Reappointed To St John’s For Further Six Years

June 28, 2014 at 9:18 am Comments are Disabled

FR. Seán Hanafin has been re-appointed to his present posting as Parish Priest in St John’s Tralee for a further six-year term. The announcement came following a re-shuffle of diocesan appointments by Bishop Ray Browne just before the weekend. Commenting on the appointments, Bishop Browne said parish life is healthy throughout […]

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Denise Opens Meadow Fresh Beauty Business At Tralee Hotel

Denise Opens Meadow Fresh Beauty Business At Tralee Hotel

June 28, 2014 at 8:40 am Comments are Disabled

Click above ad for more AN Ardfert woman has taken the plunge into self-employment with the opening of her new beauty salon. Denise O’Riordan will officially open Meadow Beauty this evening (Saturday) in the Meadowlands Hotel, with former Munster and Ireland rugby star, Alan Quinlan, as special guest. Denise, who previously worked at […]

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World Cup Betting Tips: Columbia To Sour Uruguayans Even More

World Cup Betting Tips: Columbia To Sour Uruguayans Even More

June 28, 2014 at 8:37 am Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more NO doubt many a soccer-lover follower wandered the streets yesterday feeling dazed and confused wondering what to do with themselves during the first football-less day in two weeks. Now we’re back up and running and as Celine Dion once said “things are getting see-ree-us”. First up […]

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Niall Hobbert: Ignore Negative People And Accentuate The Positive

Niall Hobbert: Ignore Negative People And Accentuate The Positive

June 28, 2014 at 8:36 am Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more IT’S nearly July already, wow! How many of you have stuck to your training plans to get those summer bods or did you get disillusioned with the volume of negativity? Unfortunately Ireland doesn’t lend itself too kindly to positivity, especially when you are trying to […]

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Seventh Attack In Three Weeks On Nurses In KGH Psychiatric Unit

Seventh Attack In Three Weeks On Nurses In KGH Psychiatric Unit

June 27, 2014 at 4:07 pm Comments are Disabled

A NURSE was attacked by a patient in the psychiatric unit of KGH on Thursday, making it the seventh attack since June 7, according to a report in The Journal.ie The attack took place Thursday morning where a female patient struck a female nurse in the face and head. Cormac Williams, branch leader of the Psychiatric […]

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Finance: Who Qualifies For Student Grants?

Finance: Who Qualifies For Student Grants?

June 27, 2014 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

By Chris Murray As the Leaving Cert 2014 has now been completed we have noticed a large increase in calls from clients regarding the Higher Maintenance Grant, especially relating to the information required relating to PAYE and self employed persons income. From the academic year 2012/2013, Student Universal Support Ireland […]

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The organisers of the Bluebell Markets which takes place this Saturday, from left Tricia O'Connor and Dominique

What’s On This Weekend: A Kilflynn Fairy Invasion And Much More

June 27, 2014 at 12:18 pm Comments are Disabled

From a family day at the markets to a fairy invasion in Kilflynn, there’s loads to do this weekend…   Saturday Bluebell Markets Music, kids entertainment and even a dog show will be some of the extra attractions alongside the craftspeople at the Bluebell Midsummer Market this Saturday. There will be […]

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Sport: Depleted St Brendan’s To Find It Tough In Currow

Sport: Depleted St Brendan’s To Find It Tough In Currow

June 27, 2014 at 11:29 am Comments are Disabled

ST BRENDAN’S will take on Currow this Saturday evening in the Super Valu County Senior Football Championship in Currow at 7pm. Both sides faltered in the opening round so this will be their last chance to advance in the competition. It has not been an easy ride for St Brendan’s this summer. […]

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Five Ways To Entertain The Kids Around Tralee This Summer

Five Ways To Entertain The Kids Around Tralee This Summer

June 27, 2014 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad to enter a great competition! THE holidays are here! Yes, school’s out for summer with all primaries finishing up by today, so what in the name of God are you going to do with the kids for the next two months? With most youngsters possessing the […]

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Out To Lunch: A Satisfying Salad On Denny Street

Out To Lunch: A Satisfying Salad On Denny Street

June 27, 2014 at 9:16 am Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more The Imperial Hotel Denny Street AFTER last week’s trip to Stoker’s Lodge, I decided to continue my ‘Tour-of-places-I-used-to-lunch-in-when-I-worked-for-The-Kerryman’ for this week’s review. So I decided to pop into the Imperial Hotel on Thursday which used to be a hop, skip and a jump from my desk across […]

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The organisers of the Bluebell Markets which takes place this Saturday, from left Tricia O'Connor and Dominique

Something For Everyone At The Bluebell Markets

June 27, 2014 at 9:13 am Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more MUSIC, kids entertainment and even a dog show will be some of the extra attractions alongside the craftspeople at the Bluebell Midsummer Market this Saturday. The event will take place tomorrow at Collis Sandes House, Killeen, between 10am and 4pm. “What we’re trying to do is […]

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At the Tralee Tidy Town's clean up on Castle Street were, from left: Joe Mannix, Ggreta O'Rourke, Gillian Wharton Slattery, Geaoroid Ryle, Stephen O'Brian, Ackie O'Rourke, Joan O'Regan.

Kings Of The Castle: Businesses’ Tidy Effort Continues

June 27, 2014 at 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

UPPER Castle Street was the next stop for the Tralee Tidy Towns team in their efforts to clean up our streets. With the help of some local businesses on the street, they did a clean up of the area yesterday morning. “Being on the high street in the centre of […]

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