Articles by: Dermot Crean

At the Tralee Parnells Mark Doe cookery demonstration in the Meadowlands were, from left, Front: Cian O'Neil and Jack Doyle. Back: Katie Doyle, Finnuala English, Onaigh O'Neil. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Mark Cooks Up Some Treats At Parnells Fundraiser

October 10, 2015 at 11:51 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was another great turnout for the Tralee Parnells annual cookery demonstration last night in the Meadowlands Hotel. Mark Doe of Just Cooking cookery school in Firies cooked up some treats and gave his expert tips on the culinary arts. The evening also featured a guest speaker on preventative strategies regarding […]

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PHOTOS: Kingdom Care Hold Information And Coffee Morning

PHOTOS: Kingdom Care Hold Information And Coffee Morning

October 10, 2015 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

THE people at Kingdom Care held an information and coffee morning at their Tralee base on the Mart Grounds in Caherslee on Friday. The event was to raise awareness of the services they offer to people in need and to showcase the clothes and goods on sale at the shop. […]

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Jacinta Wins A Trip To New York With National Lottery Competition

Jacinta Wins A Trip To New York With National Lottery Competition

October 9, 2015 at 1:19 pm Comments are Disabled

JACINTA Hobbart from Tralee, is packing her suitcases as she prepares to jet off on her dream holiday to New York with her sister Mary. The busy mum burst into tears of joy when she received news that she’d won the National Lottery’s Bigger Better Lotto Dream Holiday Competition, currently […]

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PHOTOS: Mounthawk Students Enjoy Breakfast And Raising Cash For Childline

PHOTOS: Mounthawk Students Enjoy Breakfast And Raising Cash For Childline

October 9, 2015 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

A GREAT fundraiser was held in Mercy Mounthawk on Friday morning to raise funds for a worthy cause. First year students sat down in the canteen area to enjoy a bowl of cereal thanks to an idea from Tori Lonergan, an LCA 2 student. “The event is to raise awareness about Childline and […]

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Over 2,500 Untaxed Kerry Vehicles On Irish Roads According To Website

Over 2,500 Untaxed Kerry Vehicles On Irish Roads According To Website

October 8, 2015 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

THE website MyVehicle.ie has released data revealing there are 2,585 untaxed Kerry vehicles on Irish roads.   The car history check service  has published statistics on second-hand cars to highlight the importance of conducting a thorough background check before purchasing a second-hand car. MyVehicle.ie’s statistics reveal that nearly 2,585 vehicles with […]

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Austin Stacks in the huddle before the match. Photo by Dermot Crean.

Tralee Clubs Get €245,000 In Sports Capital Grants

October 8, 2015 at 2:26 pm Comments are Disabled

  SEVEN Tralee sports clubs will receive Sports Capital Grants totalling €245,000. Labour TD, Arthur J. Spring has welcomed the government’s announcement which covers clubs in a diverse range of sports. The clubs to benefit are: • Austin Stacks Hurling & Football Club €65,000 • County Kerry Cricket Club €9,000 • […]

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Kerry Hotels Have A Positive Outlook For Coming Year

Kerry Hotels Have A Positive Outlook For Coming Year

October 8, 2015 at 12:47 pm Comments are Disabled

HOTELS and guesthouses in Kerry have reported an upturn in business during the first nine months of 2015 according to the latest quarterly barometer from the Irish Hotels Federation (IHF). With overseas visitors to Ireland up 12% year to date, local hoteliers are reporting an increase in business from key […]

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Iceland To Open In Tralee By Early December Creating 25 Jobs

Iceland To Open In Tralee By Early December Creating 25 Jobs

October 8, 2015 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

BRITISH supermarket giant Iceland is to open their Tralee store by early December creating around 25 jobs. The store is to be located at the Horan Centre at the former Kiely’s Electrical shop near Argos on 665 sq metre premises. Auctioneer, Ger Carmody, who handled the lease on behalf of the landlord, said work […]

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VIDEO: St Pat’s Lads Were Having Fun Over At The Rugby World Cup

VIDEO: St Pat’s Lads Were Having Fun Over At The Rugby World Cup

October 8, 2015 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

WITH the excitement building ahead of Sunday’s showdown with France, thousands of Irish people are enjoying the craic over at the Rugby World Cup in England. Among them are a few guys from St Pat’s GAA club in Blennerville, including Joe Costello, Brendan Poff and Kieran O’Shea, who were captured in Fanzone […]

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VIDEO: ‘The Dancing Priest’ Was Jigging For Angela Merkel Yesterday

VIDEO: ‘The Dancing Priest’ Was Jigging For Angela Merkel Yesterday

October 8, 2015 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

HE’S putting on the moves again. The ‘dancing priest’ from Kerry, Neil Horan, was doing his thing out in Brussels on Wednesday, this time for two prominent world leaders. Having previously caused a stir at the British Grand Prix in 2003 and infamously interrupting the men’s marathon at the Athens Olympics […]

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Council Welcomes Ruling Ensuring €69m Works Can Go Ahead

Council Welcomes Ruling Ensuring €69m Works Can Go Ahead

October 7, 2015 at 3:59 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council has welcomed the ruling of the Commercial Court today, dismissing the challenge taken by An Taisce against the planning approval by An Bord Pleanála, in November 2014, for proposed 28kms of improvement works to the N86 Camp to Dingle Road. The estimated cost of the scheme is €69m […]

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Orlagh Winters: Getting That Lump Checked Out Could Save Your Life

Orlagh Winters: Getting That Lump Checked Out Could Save Your Life

October 7, 2015 at 3:21 pm Comments are Disabled

OCTOBER as many of you will know is Breast Cancer Awareness month and for that reason I am giving you all a gentle reminder that if there is any lump, bump or pain that you are unsure about, please go and get it checked. So many times we ignore our […]

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Service To Remember Children Lost In Infancy, Stillbirth Or Miscarriage

Service To Remember Children Lost In Infancy, Stillbirth Or Miscarriage

October 7, 2015 at 2:38 pm Comments are Disabled

  CORK University Maternity Hospital will be holding their annual Service of Remembrance on Friday October 16, at 7.30pm in the Sacred Heart Church, Western Road, Cork for anyone who has experienced pregnancy or infant loss. They welcome all parents and families who have experienced the death of a baby – […]

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Electricity To Be Restored In Ballybeggan This Afternoon

Electricity To Be Restored In Ballybeggan This Afternoon

October 7, 2015 at 2:26 pm Comments are Disabled

THE ESB Networks says customers in the Ballybeggan area who have been without power since just before lunch, should have the power restored by late afternoon. The company is working to repair the fault and estimates that power will be restored to the almost 700 customers affected at 4.15pm this afternoon. ESB has apologised […]

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CBS The Green Students To Take Part In Science Olympiad

CBS The Green Students To Take Part In Science Olympiad

October 7, 2015 at 12:42 pm Comments are Disabled

  CBS The Green students will compete in a national science competition later this month with a chance to represent Ireland. Last year, three CBS students Seán Cahill, Gearóid O’Connor and Jerdie O’Shea were nominated to participate in “the Irish Science Olympiad” and this year another two students, Dylan Kildea Mc Connell […]

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Tralee Service Station One Of Five Kerry Properties To Go To Auction

Tralee Service Station One Of Five Kerry Properties To Go To Auction

October 7, 2015 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

A SERVICE station in Monavalley is one of five Kerry properties for sale at the latest Allsop Auction later this month. Over 200 properties in all will go under the hammer at the auction at the RDS in Dublin from 9am on Thursday, October 22. Monavalley Service Station, will go to auction with […]

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John Dowling’s Daughters To Chat With Weeshie On Radio This Evening

John Dowling’s Daughters To Chat With Weeshie On Radio This Evening

October 7, 2015 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

ALL Strand Road ears will be turned to the wireless this evening for a special ‘In Conversation With Weeshie Fogarty’ show with the daughters of the late great John Dowling. The Kerry and Kerins O’Rahillys legend’s daughters Kayrena, Bernice and Antoinette will talk about their father, the shop and football of course, […]

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St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

St Brendan’s Basketball Club News

October 6, 2015 at 3:15 pm Comments are Disabled

ST Brendan’s Basketball Club Training Times for 2015/2016 are now confirmed. Please note that any of the times may change at the start of the season. The venue is Moyderwell Hall. Boys and Girls Academy 5yrs-9yrs Tuesday 5-6pm Saturday 10-11am U10s Wednesdays 6.30-8pm Sunday 9.30-10.30am U12s (A) Tuesday 6-7pm Sunday 11.30-12.30pm U12s (B) Thursday 6-7pm Sunday 10.30-11.30am U14s (A) […]

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ITT Students To Stage Sit-In Protest This Thursday

ITT Students To Stage Sit-In Protest This Thursday

October 6, 2015 at 2:32 pm Comments are Disabled

THE IT Tralee Students’ Union will be holding a sit-in protest on campus on Thursday in response to what they describe as unsatisfactory library hours which are having a direct effect on the student experience in the college. “IT Tralee is currently riding high on the crest of a wave that was […]

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Tralee Jobless Figure Drops By Almost 500 In A Month

Tralee Jobless Figure Drops By Almost 500 In A Month

October 6, 2015 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

THE number of people on the live register in Tralee fell by nearly 500 in September on the previous month’s figure. The number of jobless in Tralee now stands at 5,220 down from 5,713 in August. Overall, Kerry’s Live Register fell by over 1,000 in the month to 11,213. All Kerry’s major […]

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Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

Tralee Imperials Basketball Club News

October 6, 2015 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

Listed Below are training times for all teams. Boys u10/11 Sundays 12.30 – 1.30 in Cumann Iosaef Boys u12 Mondays 6 – 7.30 & Thurs 6 -7 in Mounthawk Boys u14 Sundays 10 -11.30 Cumann Iosaef & Wed 7.30 – 8.30 John Mitchels Boys u16 Friday 6 – 7.30 Mounthawk […]

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Kerry Citizens Information Service Gets The Gold Star

Kerry Citizens Information Service Gets The Gold Star

October 6, 2015 at 10:25 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Citizens Information Service (Kerry CIS) was awarded the European Foundation of Quality Management Gold Star “Role Model” Quality Standard Award having reached the quality standards of customer service excellence required. They are one of only three services nationwide from a pool of 46 services to receive this esteemed “Role Model” […]

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Bon Secours Wins Another National Award

Bon Secours Wins Another National Award

October 6, 2015 at 9:29 am Comments are Disabled

THE Bon Secours Hospital Tralee, Ireland’s Private Hospital of the Year for 2014, has scooped another top award at the National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) Occupational Safety Awards. The hospital was awarded a NISO Regional Award – ‘Best Organisation in the South Region’ at the Awards Presentation which took place in The […]

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Na Gaeil GAA Club News

Na Gaeil GAA Club News

October 5, 2015 at 10:14 pm Comments are Disabled

RACE NIGHT : A date for your diary. On Saturday November 14th 8.30pm our annual Race Night will be held in the Clubhouse. We ask all supporters and parents to purchase a horse from Club Officers over the coming weeks. The night is always a great social occasion in the Club, be […]

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St Brendan’s Park FC News

St Brendan’s Park FC News

October 5, 2015 at 5:19 pm Comments are Disabled

St Brendans Park Fc Weekly Notes    By Club PRO Tommy Naughton  RESULTS ; Wednesday 30th September 2015 Killarney Plaza U15 Div.2 Park B 10-0 Dynamos B . Thursday 1st October 2015 JK Sports U12 Div.1 Park B 5-1 Castleisland . Listowel C 3-1 Park C . Saturday 3rd October 2015 […]

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Kerry School Of Music News

Kerry School Of Music News

October 5, 2015 at 5:16 pm Comments are Disabled

Kieran Quinn 32 Piano tour comes to Fleischmann Studio this Saturday Former Sligo inter-county fotballer, Kieran Quinn has set out on a concert tour with a difference.Contemporary pianist Kieran and friends plan to play at key venues in every one of the thirty two counties during their whistle-stop tour. We […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

October 5, 2015 at 5:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Mens fixtures: Saturday 10th  Foursomes (Club Sponsored) Sunday 11th October  Dooks Exchange  (Der O Sullivan Hamper) Senior Mens (Wednesday  30th September ) 1st Denis Mannix (16) 28pts 2nd John Murphy (16) 28pts 3rd Seamus Mac Gearailt (15) 28pts 4th Ronnie Brosnan (24) 27pts 5th John R Collins (18) 27pts + 24 Tony Cahill  (18) 27pts Ladies Results What […]

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Austin Stacks GAA Club News

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

October 5, 2015 at 5:08 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBALL: Dr. Crokes 1-11; Austin Stacks 1-10. After a rather sluggish first half, at the end of which we trailed by four points (1-6 to 0-5), we took the game by the scruff of the neck in the second period and were just pipped at the post by the […]

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Kerins O’Rahilly’s GAA Club News

Kerins O’Rahilly’s GAA Club News

October 5, 2015 at 5:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Senior Football Garvey’s Super Valu Senior Football Championship Round 3 Kerins O’Rahillys 4-19 East Kerry 2-08 A well deserved win with a great overall display with fine individual performances enabled us to advance to the quarter final of the Co. Championship with a big win over East Kerry. It was […]

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John Mitchels GAA Club News

John Mitchels GAA Club News

October 5, 2015 at 4:56 pm Comments are Disabled

SENIOR LADIES: Training continues on Wednesday and Friday evenings from 7 pm to 8 pm. MOUTH GUARD: Please remember that mouth guards for all players under the age of 18 are now compulsory for both training and games. Referees have been directed to not allow any player not wearing a […]

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