Archive for November 17th, 2018

WATCH: Radio Kerry’s Elaine Promotes Tralee In New Video

WATCH: Radio Kerry’s Elaine Promotes Tralee In New Video

November 17, 2018 at 11:32 am Comments are Disabled

A NEW video featuring Elaine Kinsella has been uploaded to Tralee Chamber Alliance’s social media pages. The Radio Kerry’s ‘Full Breakfast’ show presenter is featured in a number of businesses in town telling why Tralee is such a special place. It’s worth a watch below…

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Lorraine Horan with her Milkshake Creative Vision Live prize. Photo by Dermot Crean

Lorraine’s Creativity In Hairdressing Scoops National Award

November 17, 2018 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

A BALLYMAC woman was thrilled on Sunday night when she won a national award in Dublin for her creativity in a hairdressing colour competition. Lorraine Horan is the manager of House Of Glamour on Castle Street and she was one of five finalists from all over Ireland — out of […]

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Launching the Christmas Marquee On The Mall were, in front, Lisa Curran, with musicians Owen Rua, Daragh Breen, Conor Breen and Lucy White and Dovile Baltoniene of the Scotia Ensemble. Photo by Dermot Crean

Marquee On The Mall To Bring Christmas Cheer To Shoppers

November 17, 2018 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

CAROL Singers and musicians will quite literally be covered during the Festive Season in Tralee with the introduction of an all-weather marquee on the Mall on the weeks leading up to Christmas. Tralee Chamber Alliance, with the assistance of the Kerry County Council Community Support Fund, will present a varied […]

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Caroline O'Connell, Anne Savage, Colette Commane and Andrea Brosnan at the O'Brennan NS 150th anniversary celebrations in Ballygarry House Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: A Night To Celebrate O’Brennan School’s 150th Anniversary

November 17, 2018 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

THE 150th anniversary celebrations continued for all at O’Brennan NS on Friday night when a special barbecue took place in Ballygarry House Hotel. Earlier that day there was a great turnout in the school hall for a special ceremony to mark the milestone (click here for previous story) where pupils […]

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Mercy Mounthawk students Lucy O'Sullivan Michael O'Gara and Tiernan Brosnan who were runners-up in the ISTA Science Quiz at the IT Tralee on Thursday night, with teachers Mary Enright and Sheila McCarthy. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kerry Schools Compete In ISTA Science Quiz At IT Tralee

November 17, 2018 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were 21 teams representing around 10 schools from all over the county taking part in the ISTA regional quiz on Thursday night at the south campus at IT Tralee. Tralee schools were represented by a number of teams from both CBS The Green and Mercy Mounthawk and one of […]

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Robert Beasley and Tom Barry at Sinn Féin's candidates in the Listowel Electoral Area next year.

Kerry Sinn Fein Chooses Candidates For Listowel Electoral Area

November 17, 2018 at 10:58 am Comments are Disabled

THE Sinn Fein candidates to go forward for next year’s local elections in the Listowel Electoral Area were chosen last night at the Listowel Arms Hotel. Nominations for sitting councillors Robert Beasley and Tom Barry were the only ones received before the deadline. Robert Beasley from Ballybunion has been involved in Sinn Féin since […]

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Know Your Rights: GP Visit Card For Carers

November 17, 2018 at 10:57 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: I am a full-time carer for my mother. I don’t qualify for a medical card but I’ve heard that a GP visit card for carers is now available. How […]

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The Grinch

McCann At The Movies: ‘The Grinch’ Is Sweet And Sugary Colourful Fun

November 17, 2018 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

John McCann says ‘The Grinch’ is a charming yuletide tale that will please the younger members of the family… SIX weeks away from Christmas and with ‘The Nutcracker’ already getting the feast of festive film underway, this week the whole family headed to Tralee Omniplex to catch the latest in […]

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