Archive for November 20th, 2020

Five More Kerry Cases, 330 Additional Cases Reported Nationally This Evening

Five More Kerry Cases, 330 Additional Cases Reported Nationally This Evening

November 20, 2020 at 5:55 pm 0 comments

KERRY has seen a rise of COVID-19 five cases in the health authorities’ daily update this evening. There were eight additional deaths reported nationally. The incidence in the county over the past 14 days is now 83 per 100,000 with 123 cases in the same period. The official number of […]

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Local Enterprise Centres To Receive Government Funding

Local Enterprise Centres To Receive Government Funding

November 20, 2020 at 3:43 pm 0 comments

THE HQ Coworking Space Ltd. and the Kerry Innovation Centre CLG / Tom Crean Business Centre will both receive grants under Enterprise Ireland’s Enterprise Centres Fund. In all, seven Enterprise Centres around the county will receive €557,000 in total. Eligible enterprise centres could apply for funding of a minimum of €10,000 and […]

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Mercy Mounthawk Students Need Public Votes To Win Scifest Award

Mercy Mounthawk Students Need Public Votes To Win Scifest Award

November 20, 2020 at 2:16 pm 0 comments

THREE Mercy Mounthawk students are competing for the Scifest STEM Outreach Award 2020, but they need your votes to win. At the moment, Dara Newsome, David Hughes and Conor Bradshaw are in second place in the online competition with their ‘Specs’ project which is a spectacle system for Dementia patients. You can […]

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Three Kerry Nominees For ‘Pride Of Place’ Awards This Saturday

Three Kerry Nominees For ‘Pride Of Place’ Awards This Saturday

November 20, 2020 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THREE Kerry groups are among the 82 nomination for the IPB Insurance Pride of Place awards which take place virtually this Saturday. Ireland’s largest community awards are to go ahead this year online, honouring communities across the island for their work during the Covid-19 crisis and Dingle Food Festival Committee, […]

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Mark Leen at the Christie Hennessy statue yesterday.

WATCH: Fond Tribute To Christie Hennessy On What Would Have Been His 75th Birthday

November 20, 2020 at 11:47 am 1 comment

YESTERDAY would have been one of Tralee’s best loved sons, Christie Hennessy’s 75th birthday, so it was only fitting the occasion was marked. His good friend, entertainer and businessman, Mark Leen, laid flowers at his statue in Abbeycourt on behalf of himself and the Tralee music fraternity and also laid […]

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Tralee Meals On Wheels Projects To Receive Funding For Equipment

Tralee Meals On Wheels Projects To Receive Funding For Equipment

November 20, 2020 at 11:06 am Comments are Disabled

NINETEEN Kerry meals on wheels projects will receive over €135,000 between them with funding provided under Measure 3(a) of the CLÁR programme. This will enable community-based organisations which deliver Meals on Wheels and linked services to purchase equipment and make adaptations to existing vehicles to support the provision of their […]

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Caroline McCarthy of timberkitbuildings.ie presents a cheque to Junior Locke of St Vincent de Paul at their depot in Monavalley. Photo by Dermot Crean

SVP Tralee Receives €500 Donation From Company

November 20, 2020 at 10:40 am Comments are Disabled

ST Vincent de Paul Tralee received a welcome boost this week when it benefitted from a raffle run by an Irish company. Timberkitbuildings.ie is an online company selling flatpack log cabins, sheds, garden furniture and much more, with showrooms in Dublin and Donegal. They are running a weekly online raffle […]

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