Articles by: Lisa O'Mahony

Amy O'Mahony, Katie Nagel, Éidín Dowling, Maria Dwyer, Jenny Fox, and Shauna Flynn at Ballymacelligott Strictly Love Dancing at Ballygarry House Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: More Fun From Ballymac GAA’s ‘Strictly’ Event In Ballygarry (Part 2)

February 4, 2018 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

EARLIER we brought you coverage of the huge success of Ballymac’s Strictly Love Dancing Event on Saturday night in Ballygarry House Hotel (click here if you missed it). Hundreds attended the night and had a fantastic time watching the participants strut their stuff on the dancefloor. As there was no […]

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Mary Brosnan, Jeanette Brosnan and Aifric Rice at Michelle Regazolli Stone's Make-up Masterclass at CH Chemists on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Ladies Get Top Tips At CH’s First Make-Up Masterclass Of The Year

February 4, 2018 at 10:16 am Comments are Disabled

MRS Make-Up herself, Michelle Regazzoli Stone, came to CH Chemists on Saturday to share her top tips on how to achieve a seamless look. Fresh from her success at the Xposé Benefit Awards during the week, Michelle shared all her favourite items from the famous Revlon brand. With over eleven […]

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Participants in the opening dance at Ballymacelligott Strictly Love Dancing at Ballygarry House Hotel on Saturday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Ballymac GAA’s ‘Strictly Love Dancing’ Another Huge Success (Part 1)

February 4, 2018 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a full house at Ballygarry House Hotel on Saturday night for the Ballymac GAA club’s ‘Strictly Love Dancing’ 2018 event. The twelve couples were put through their paces by dance instructor Honor Hurley and they battled it out and gave their all to impress the four judges, Aidan […]

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Ruth Murphy, Maura Collins, Sinead O'Connor, and Aisling Fong at the Tralee Rugby Club Table Quiz at the Ashe Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Participants Give It Their Best Try At Tralee Rugby Club Table Quiz

February 3, 2018 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a great atmosphere at the Tralee Rugby Club Table Quiz at the Ashe Hotel on Friday night. The night was held to mark the start of The Six Nations campaign against the French this weekend. While no doubt a few fans from Tralee headed off to Paris for […]

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Clodagh Sheehan, Lorraine McElligott, and Ciara Hoolihan at the Crotta Hurling Club Social at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Crotta O’Neill’s Faithful Enjoy Victory Social At Ballyroe

February 3, 2018 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

CROTTA O’Neills GAA celebrated in style at the Crotta Minor Hurling Club Victory Social in Ballyroe Heights on Friday night. Over 160 people attended to watch the minor hurling panel receive their County Championship medals from special guest, Kerry Senior Hurling Manager, Fintan O’Connor after the four-course meal. Crotta Chairman, […]

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James Dowling, Fionn Dairo, Faye O'Connor, and Paddy Moran at the Kerry Primary School Annual Science Quiz on Thursday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Kids Knuckle Down For Annual Kerry Primary Schools Science Quiz

February 2, 2018 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

PRIMARY school children tested their scientific knowledge at the Kerry Primary Schools Annual Science Quiz in the IT Tralee South Campus on Thursday night. There were 28 schools from all over the county taking part in the quiz for 5th and 6th class pupils which was sponsored by Kerry Group. […]

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Declan Crowe, AIB, Aidan Kelly, Tralee Chamber Alliance, Brian Hold and Marian Sugrue at the Health and Wellbeing Event in the Ashe Hotel on Thursday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Great Turnout For Health And Wellbeing Event In The Ashe Hotel

February 2, 2018 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

THE Health and Wellbeing Event held in the Ashe Hotel on Thursday evening offered great advice and strategies for attendees on how to improve their lives. The event, which was jointly run by AIB Tralee customer financial planning division and Tralee Chamber Alliance, offered strategies for life performance. The purpose […]

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Eileen O'Shea with friends at Charlies Bar at Kerins O'Rahillys Clubhouse on Wednesday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Tom And Eileen Say Farewell To Kerins O’Rahillys Bar After 30 Years

February 1, 2018 at 10:56 am Comments are Disabled

CHARLIE’S bar at Kerins O’Rahillys clubhouse was hopping on Wednesday night as both friends and customers turned up in their droves to say goodbye to Tom and Eileen O’Shea on their last night spent working behind the bar. Tom, a native of Conahy, Co. Kilkenny, married Eileen Lynch from Foilmore […]

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Noel Kelliher, Martin Moore, Colin Aherne, Yvonne Quill, and William Guiney at the final day of the '5k a Day Challenge' at the Ashe Hotel on Wednesday. Photos by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Final 5K A Day Challenge Raises Vital Funds For Charities

February 1, 2018 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

DESPITE the cold weather, walkers took to the road and completed day 31 of the 5k a Day January Challenge on Wednesday evening. The campaign was organised by Colin ‘Poshey’ Aherne in order to raise vital funds for the Donal Walsh LiveLife Foundation, Kerry Cancer Support Group, and the Make […]

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Noreen Quirke, Rita Ryan, Carmel Foran Carmel Hubbard, and Joan Griffin at the Kerins O'Rahillys 10k run on Sunday morning. Photos by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Hundreds Take Part In Kerins O’Rahillys Annual 10k Run

January 29, 2018 at 11:35 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a huge turnout on Sunday morning at the Kerins O’Rahillys annual 10k run. Over 300 runners braved the cold to honour local athletics legend John Griffin, winner of the 1988 and 1989 Dublin City Marathon. The route was similar to other years, taking in Ballyvelly, The Kerries, Knockanish […]

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Timmy Dowd, Paul Galvin, Aubrey O'Mahony and Eoin Rochford at The Story of Shelby Autumn/Winter 17 at the Brandon Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: A Memorable Night At Paul Galvin’s Fashion Event At The Brandon

October 23, 2017 at 2:28 pm Comments are Disabled

DUNNES Stores and Paul Galvin presented an event at The Brandon Hotel, on Friday night which will benefit his local GAA club. The Story of Shelby Autumn/Winter 17, saw appearances by hurling legend Joe Canning and Paul’s wife Louise Duffy while other brands showing on the night are Savida, Gallery and […]

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Amy Smith, Lorraine Smith, Brid Murphy and Roger Harty at the Four Corners of Kerry Final Heat held in the Brogue Inn on Friday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Paulie Goes Through To The Finals Of Four Corners Of Kerry Competition

October 22, 2017 at 2:34 pm Comments are Disabled

THE fourth and final heat of the Four Corners Of Kerry competition held by Radio Kerry took place in the Brogue Inn on Friday night. Radio Kerry’s Brendan Fuller introduced the three acts performing on the night; Seamus Harty, Paulie O’Brien and Eoin Herlihy. Paulie O’Brien took the place by […]

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Models on the night: Ava Coffey, Victoria Kacprzak, Fiona Griffin, Christine Buckley, Aoife O'Hanlon, and Arbresha Kastrati at the Adapt Kerry Fashion Show on Friday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Adapt Kerry Fashion Show A Huge Success

October 22, 2017 at 2:32 pm Comments are Disabled

FASHION lovers turned up in droves to the Adapt Kerry Fashion Show hosted in the Adapt Shop at Matt Talbot Road on Friday night. The fashion show was held in aid of the Adapt Kerry Women’s Refuge. Last November they held their first show in aid of the organisation and […]

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Anne Marie Jones, Triona McCarthy, Siobhan O'Mahony and Cindy Walsh at the 'Autumn Beauty Edit' at CH Chemists on Friday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Triona Talks Tips For Autumn At CH Chemists

October 21, 2017 at 2:44 pm Comments are Disabled

CH CHEMISTS welcomed renowned beauty and fashion journalist, Triona McCarthy, for her ‘Autumn Beauty Edit’ on Friday night. There was an exclusive viewing of the Clarins christmas collection with a discount on the night for the attendees. Triona has recently been on our TV screens in RTE’s Celebrity Operation Transformation, […]

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Marie Brosnan with Cathy Crowley and Dorota Szosdakows at Recovery Haven's Pink Nails Coffee Morning on Thursday.

PHOTOS: Recovery Haven Paints It Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness

October 20, 2017 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

RECOVERY Haven Kerry hosted its annual Pink Nails Coffee Morning at its Tralee headquarters at Haig’s Terrace to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Thursday morning. Visitors were pampered by professionals, free of charge, while also enjoying a cuppa and a chat with the other guests. Marisa Reidy, PR and […]

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Karen Pullen, Luke Pullen, Sean Pullen and Gavin Pullen at the Open Night of CBS The Green on Thursday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Hundreds Attend Open Night At CBS The Green

October 20, 2017 at 2:53 am Comments are Disabled

THE bad weather didn’t deter parents and prospective students from attending CBS The Green’s Open Night on Thursday. Over 500 people turned up on the night to see all the school has to offer. Teachers were on hand to welcome the guests to the school and to show them around. The […]

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Pamella Corkery, Nicola Curtin, Caroline Corkery, Peter Coffey, Sinead Edwards, and John O'Sullivan at the 'It's a Knockout' event in the Town Park on Sunday, Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Fantastic Fun In The Rain At ‘It’s A Knockout’

August 22, 2017 at 2:46 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… TEAMS of six battled it out in the Town Park on Sunday for a new festival event, the ‘It’s a Knockout’ Challenge. The showery weather proved no deterrent to either the teams, or the […]

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Anne Marie Daly, Mary Ross, Evelyn O'Connell and Brenda Hannon at the Rose 10k on Sunday Morning. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Runners Ignore The Rain To Enjoy The Rose 10k

August 21, 2017 at 10:08 am Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… SPIRITS were high as over 500 participants crossed the finish line on Denny Street for the Rose 10k on Sunday morning. The weather was a washout, but this didn’t stop runners from enjoying the […]

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The Austin Stacks U13 Team at the Sandra Keane Memorial Ladies Football Tournament on Saturday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Sandra Keane Memorial U13 Tournament Proves Another Great Success

July 30, 2017 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

AUSTI Stacks were the big winners at a big tournament in John Mitchel’s GAA Club on Saturday. Sixteen teams from around the county gathered for the U13 Sandra Keane Memorial Ladies Football Tournament. Austin Stacks beat Dr Crokes for the Sandra Keane Cup. In the Shield Final, Abbeydorney defeated Laune […]

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Joe Dillon leaving for Dingle with the rest of the Stag Party. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Joe And Friends Enjoy Stag Party In Dingle

July 30, 2017 at 8:48 am Comments are Disabled

Joe Dillon and 15 of his best friends lined their stomachs in the Brogue Inn on Saturday morning before heading off for his stag night. Kevin Reardon, Best Man, revealed the destination for the Stag Party to be Dingle. The guys were excited for the party to get underway and […]

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Cathleen Raggatt, Brenda Litchfield, Jimmy Litchfield, and John Raggatt at the 'Friends of Cuan Mhuire' fundraising table quiz at the Brogue Inn on Thursday night. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Full House At Cuan Mhuire Table Quiz

June 16, 2017 at 10:34 am 1 comment

THEIR was great support for Cuan Mhuire at their fundraising table quiz held at the Brogue Inn on Thursday night. The night was organised to raise vital funds for ‘The Friends of Cuan Mhuire’, the nation-wide network to support people in recovery from addiction. The centre opens Monday-Saturday, from 10am-5pm at […]

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Listellick National School players with trainers Damien Finn and Carol Benner at the Garda-organised Blitz at Na Gaeil Football Club on Friday. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: Kids Have A Blast At Second Annual Garda-Organised Blitz

June 10, 2017 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

PRIMARY School children from all over Tralee showed off their skills at Na Gaeil GAA Grounds on Friday morning for the second annual Community Policing Garda Blitz in association with Cumann na mBunscoil. Twelve teams took part in total, with the aim of the blitz to encourage the young people in Kerry […]

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Luke Earns School Spirit Award At Balloonagh School

Luke Earns School Spirit Award At Balloonagh School

June 10, 2017 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Student Council at Scoil Eoin Balloonagh awarded second class student Luke O’Donoghue this year’s School Spirit Award on Friday. The award isn’t based on academic ability, but the child’s behaviour, presence, attitude and enthusiasm in class. Each teacher in the school anonymously nominated a child. The student council, which comprises […]

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Rachel Bowler, Aoife O'Carroll, Lauren O'Grady, Aoibín O'Bryan, and Orla O'Reilly who won Best Senior Girls Team at the All Ireland School's Athletics at the weekend. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Mounthawk Students Take Home Gold At All Ireland Schools Athletics

June 10, 2017 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

MERCY Mounthawk had a very successful trip to the All Ireland School’s Athletics in Tullamore last weekend. The senior girls were awarded Best Senior Girls Team, with some of the team also winning individual medals. Aoibhín O’Brien won gold at the senior girls Long Jump, while Lauren O’Grady won bronze in […]

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Feel the L.O.V. At CH Chemists With Aimee Connolly This Friday

Feel the L.O.V. At CH Chemists With Aimee Connolly This Friday

June 9, 2017 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

RENOWNED MUA Amy Connolly is coming to CH Chemist’s to hold a Make Up Masterclass tonight (Friday) at 7pm. Aimee is a regular on TV3’s Xpose, the nation’s biggest fashion and beauty show, and also has a weekly column with the Sunday World. The renowned Make up Artist has recently opened her own […]

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Annascaul Celebrates Singing With Musical Festivities This Weekend

Annascaul Celebrates Singing With Musical Festivities This Weekend

June 8, 2017 at 11:10 am 1 comment

THE cream of West Kerry musical talent is due to gather in Annascaul village from Friday, June 9, to Sunday, June 11. Celebrating Singing 2017 aims to attract the public to the scenic village of Annascaul, and is dedicated to sharing the community’s musical festivities with some terrific free workshops, film screenings and singing sessions […]

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New Principal Appointed At Kerry College of Further Education

New Principal Appointed At Kerry College of Further Education

June 8, 2017 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

MARY Lucey has been appointed Principal of the Kerry College of Further Education in Tralee. With a well-established media-profile in Kerry, Mary has an excellent track record of over 20 years experience working in the third-level sector. She is known for her progressive and innovative leadership, with an excellent track […]

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Ballyheigue Pupils Create New Board Game For ‘Reign-y’ Days

Ballyheigue Pupils Create New Board Game For ‘Reign-y’ Days

June 8, 2017 at 10:55 am 1 comment

SIXTH class students Óisin O’Regan and Dara Donnelly from St Joseph’s N.S. Bouleenshere, Ballyheigue, have officially launched ‘Dragon’s Reign’. Óisin and Dara have been working on the project, a board game for 2-4 people, since last September as part of their Junior Entrepreneur Project. This board game has been produced locally […]

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Úna O'Connell and Rachel Walsh who have begun fundraising for the Meningitis Research Foundation. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

Rachel And Úna Set to Take A Dive For Meningitis Research

June 8, 2017 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

RACHEL Walsh, Ballyheigue, and Úna O’Connell, Kilflynn, will take part in a skydive on July 23 to raise vital funds for the Meningitis Research Foundation. They will hold a raffle in Kerins O’Rahilly’s club on July 1, with spot prizes donated by the generous businesses around Tralee. Rachel said; “The […]

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Con Cremin, Talbot Grove, Castleisland. Photo by Don MacMonagle

Alcohol Abuse Still Primary Reason For Treatment At Talbot Grove

June 7, 2017 at 10:33 am 1 comment

TALBOT Grove Addiction Treatment Centre, Castleisland, has released its annual treatment statistics report for 2016. The Talbot Grove figures show that the primary reason people seek treatment (but not exclusive) is alcohol at 77%, followed by cannabis at 11%. There was a small, but significant increase in those seeking treatment […]

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