Archive for March 17th, 2018

The Town Park playground.

Suspect Identified In Town Park Slide Bleach Incident

March 17, 2018 at 10:46 pm 1 comment

GARDAI in Tralee have identified a suspect in the incident where a slide was doused in bleach earlier last month. Back in late February, Tralee man Timmy Collins took his daughter to the playground in the Town Park and when she went on the slide she noticed her jeans got […]

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PHOTOS: Community Comes Out In Force For St Patrick’s Day Parade (Part 1)

March 17, 2018 at 3:30 pm Comments are Disabled’s coverage of the St Patrick’s Day parade is sponsored by AIB Tralee… THE rain stayed away as hundreds turned out a little early this year for the St Patrick’s Day parade in Tralee. Sometime after 12 noon the hundreds of participants came down Castle Street  led by Grand Marshall, Dan […]

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Tralee CBS students Sean Quilter, Darragh Reen and Michael Everett with their Tight Fit Jerseys entry at the Student Enterprise Awards in IT Tralee on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Young Entrepreneurs Excel In Student Enterprise Awards

March 17, 2018 at 11:27 am Comments are Disabled

THE County Final of the Kerry County Council Annual Student Enterprise Awards was held on Friday at IT Tralee and there was a very high standard of entries as always the year. Outstanding participation levels saw 30 mini-businesses being set up by over 120 second level school students involved in […]

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Declan Quill and Sharon O'Sullivan strut their stuff. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Brandon Rocks As The Blues Hold Second ‘Strictly’

March 17, 2018 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

INCREDIBLE dancing performances electrified the crowd in the Brandon Hotel Conference Centre last night for the second Kerins O’Rahillys ‘Strictly Club Dancing’ night. Around 1,000 tickets were sold for the event and they got their money’s worth from the 12 couples as they danced their hearts out for the audience. […]

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Know Your Rights: Parental Leave

March 17, 2018 at 11:24 am Comments are Disabled

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: What is parental leave? Can both parents take it? Answer: Each parent of an eligible child may take up to 18 weeks of unpaid parental leave from work. Leave can […]

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The Shape Of Water

McCann At The Movies: Wonderfully Crafted But ‘The Shape Of Water’ May Not Be For Everyone

March 17, 2018 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

Our movie guy, John McCann, says The Shape of Water is a wonderfully crafted Oscar winning film, but it may not be for everyone!… With an underlying sense of injustice among some cinema goers at ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri’ missing out on the Best Picture Oscar among audiences, reviewing […]

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