Archive for May 6th, 2017

Kerry Rose Danielle O'Sullivan cuts the tape to start the Darkness Into Light Tralee event on Saturday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Thousands Take Part In ‘Darkness Into Light’ Walk In Tralee

May 6, 2017 at 4:33 pm 1 comment

IT was a special morning as thousands made their way to CBS The Green for the second annual ‘Darkness Into Light’ Tralee walk held in aid of Pieta House. Numbers were difficult to quantify, but one of the organisers we spoke to this morning thought it may have even surpassed the 4,000+ who […]

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Contestants Megan Buckley Heelan, Sandra Fleming, Carol Ní Liathain, Shannon Ní Dhálaigh and Emma O'Connor at the Miss Kerry 2017 contest in The Brehon Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: More From Miss Kerry 2017 (Part 2)

May 6, 2017 at 2:50 pm Comments are Disabled

MISS Kerry 2017 was held last night in The Brehon Hotel in Killarney and, as reported earlier (click here for previous story), it was a Ballyduff woman who won the crown. Tamara Goggin will now go forward to the Miss Ireland contest. Here’s some more photos from the event in […]

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Carol Kennelly, Noel Keane and Mary Stapleton Foley at the pre-opening party for Croí Restaurant in The Square on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Croí Hosts Pre-Opening Party At New Restaurant

May 6, 2017 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

A NEW restaurant opened on Friday night in The Square, but the night before was an occasion to welcome suppliers, friends and well-wishers to Croí. Noel Keane, Kevin O’Connor and Paul Cotter served up some wine, beer and canapés to guests who wished the lads well in their venture on […]

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Contestants at the Miss Kerry 2017 contest in The Brehon Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Glamour At Miss Kerry 2017 Contest In The Brehon

May 6, 2017 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

THE Brehon Hotel was the venue for the glamour of the Miss Kerry 2017 contest last night and the venue was packed to see another north Kerry winner. After Niamh Enright from Listowel was crowned last year, she handed over her title to a Ballyduff lady, Tamara Goggin. She beat […]

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Dr Caitlin: Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Dr Caitlin: Age-Related Macular Degeneration

May 6, 2017 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

Dr Caitlin O’Connor of Tralee Medical Centre in St Brendan’s Park on Age-Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD)… What is it? As the name suggests, age-related macular degeneration (ARMD) is a condition which tends to become more common as people get older. It is a very common cause of reduced vision in […]

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McCann At The Movies: Marvellous Marvel Do It Again

McCann At The Movies: Marvellous Marvel Do It Again

May 6, 2017 at 10:12 am 1 comment

Our movie reviewer, John McCann, says Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 is a thrill-a-minute ride for audiences… Three years after James Gunn’s surprising box office smash hit, Guardians of the Galaxy, comes the long awaited Vol 2 tailored with  the unenviable task of trying to match its predecessor’s energy, […]

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