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Guy Hulbert of Hulbert's Fine Foods at the Taste Of Kerry event in Manor West on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Local Producer In Contention For Top Foodie Award

November 19, 2014 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE based food artisan, Guy Hulbert, is in the running for a  top award at the Listowel Food Festival. After coming first in the ‘Pates, Meats and Seafood’ category, Guy, is now in the reckoning for the ‘Gold Medal Award’ which will be announced at a gala event on Saturday […]

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Declan O'Sullivan

Declan O’Sullivan Retires From Inter-County Football

November 19, 2014 at 8:48 am Comments are Disabled

  Declan O’Sullivan has announced his retirement from Intercounty Football. In a statement released on the Kerry GAA website this morning, the five time All-Ireland winner began his senior career in 2003 when he made his championship debut against Tipperary in 2003,. He has the distinction of being one of […]

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Woman Killed In Road Accident In Manor West

November 18, 2014 at 9:39 pm Comments are Disabled

A 60 year old woman has been killed in a car accident in Manor West tonight. Gardaí in Tralee, are investigating the fatal road traffic collision which occurred at Manor West, at approximately 6.30pm this evening. An 60 year old female pedestrian was fatally injured when she was struck by a car. […]

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The Story Behind This Wonderful Photo Of The Late Willie Ryle

The Story Behind This Wonderful Photo Of The Late Willie Ryle

November 18, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

A WONDERFUL photo of the late Willie Ryle has won a runner-up prize at the Tralee Chamber Alliance Images of Tralee competition (for full story on competition results click here). The photo of the well-known former businessman, who had a shop in Castle Street for over 30 years, was taken by his […]

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PHOTOS: Billy’s Spectacular Shot Of Tralee During Festival Wins Photo Competition

PHOTOS: Billy’s Spectacular Shot Of Tralee During Festival Wins Photo Competition

November 18, 2014 at 2:55 pm Comments are Disabled

AN amazing image of ‘Tralee On Fire’ from the hills outside Tralee has won first prize in the ’Images of Tralee Photo Competition’ run by Tralee Chamber Alliance (see photos below story). The stunning picture captured the colour and excitement of the Midnight Madness celebrations on the last night of this […]

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In front; Peter Kerins and Carmel Quilter O'Neill, with at back; Damien Dowling, Jack Murphy, John Murphy and Ciaran Murphy at the Austin Stacks Clubhouse on Sunday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Rockie Fans Gather At The Clubhouse Before The Big Game

November 18, 2014 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

WE’VE already put up the videos of the Austin Stacks fans, but TraleeToday.ie was also there to take photos of the fans on that sunny Sunday morning. Rockie fans gathered at the Connolly Park headquarters before the game against Ballincollig and what a colourful lot they were. No doubt they’ll gather early on Sunday […]

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In St Ita's and St Joesph school to launch their fundraiser night in the Kingdom Greyhound Stadium on November 21 were, from left, front row: Grace Sheehan (Principle), Lia Lynch, Breda Quilligan, Nicole O'Sullivan, Daniel Diggins, Martina McElligott, Lindsey Dowling (Teacher). Back row: Dylan Hide, Stephen Buckley, Conor Griffin and  Luke Scollard. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Night At The Dogs For St Ita’s And St Joseph’s

November 18, 2014 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

ST ITA’S  AND ST JOSEPH’S are hosting a fundraising night in aid of vital new extension work which is currently ongoing in the school. The fundraiser will take place in the Kingdom Greyhound Stadium, this Friday, November 21. Tickets are priced at €5 with children allowed to go in free. […]

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Benner’s Sell 1,000 Traps In A Month As The Mice Move In

Benner’s Sell 1,000 Traps In A Month As The Mice Move In

November 18, 2014 at 10:48 am Comments are Disabled

IT seems there has been a massive migration of little furry intruders to Tralee homes in the last month. Many homes have had to deal with a mouse or two on their doorstep, so much so that hardware stores in the town have seen mouse traps and other rodent repellents scurry out […]

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Orlagh Winters: My Christmas Gift Tips For The Boys

Orlagh Winters: My Christmas Gift Tips For The Boys

November 18, 2014 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

SO last week I gave you my favourite pressies for the gals that can all be bought locally and this week it is the turn of the boys. If you are stuck to buy the perfect Christmas present for the men in your life then hopefully this will help a […]

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The Five Big Talking Points From Austin Stacks v Ballincollig

The Five Big Talking Points From Austin Stacks v Ballincollig

November 18, 2014 at 10:24 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor analyses the Austin Stacks game on Sunday and picks out the main talking points… 1. The slow start The Rock had to endure a very nervy opening first 20 minutes. Ballincollig, outscored Stacks by a score 1-4 to 0-1 and on balance, you had to say the Kerry […]

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Ardfert To Play Their Munster Final In Killarney

November 17, 2014 at 8:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was good news for Ardfert folk this evening as it was announced they will play their Munster Intermediate Football Final in Killarney. The opposition will be Cork side Innishannon side Valley Rovers who will journey up from West Cork to Fitzgerald Stadium. The match will be played at 2pm […]

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Tralee Golf Club News

Tralee Golf Club News

November 17, 2014 at 5:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Sunday 16th November – 14 Holes Singles 1. Gerard Power(9) 34pts 2. Ian O’Doherty(18)33 pts 3. Tim Leahy(5) 33pts Tuesday 11th November 1. Philip O’Sullivan(9) 40pts 2. Gerard MacNamara(17) 38pts 3. Anthony O’Keeffe(20) 36pts CSS 35pts Reminder Tuesday Competitions are now QUALYFING WINTER RULES APPLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTIFIED FIXTURES – […]

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Crime: Firecrackers Put Through Letterbox And Glass Door Broken

Crime: Firecrackers Put Through Letterbox And Glass Door Broken

November 17, 2014 at 3:28 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAí are looking for the public’s help in relation to two criminal damage incidents in the Tralee area over the past week. First of all, there was an incident where firecrackers were put through a letterbox at a house in Ballincullig, Kielduff. The incident occurred on Tuesday, November 11.30pm and caused quite a […]

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Gardaí Seek Public’s Help In Relation To Serious Assault In Hennessy’s

Gardaí Seek Public’s Help In Relation To Serious Assault In Hennessy’s

November 17, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

GARDAI are appealing to the public for information regarding a serious assault on a bar owner in Tralee two weeks ago. Ger Hennessy of Hennessy’s Bar in Castle Street sustained a serious eye injury in the random assault on Tuesday, November 4, at approximately 2.15am. The person who attacked Mr Hennessy was unknown to him and […]

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Stacks To Travel To Cork Venue For Munster Final

Stacks To Travel To Cork Venue For Munster Final

November 17, 2014 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

THE date and venue has been set for the Munster Club Championship Final between Austin Stacks and The Nire from Waterford. The match will take place at Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork city on Sunday, November 30 at 2pm. Expect a big crowd to travel from The Rock for that one! […]

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Ballymac Woman Wins €54,000 In Prizes On Winning Streak

Ballymac Woman Wins €54,000 In Prizes On Winning Streak

November 17, 2014 at 12:38 pm Comments are Disabled

  A BALLYMACELLIGOTT native has won €54,000 in prizes at the National Lottery’s Winning Streak gameshow on Saturday. Mary Cremin, who now lives in Lisselton, won a Suzuki Grand Vitara and cash prizes on the RTE show. Mary and husband John are dairy farmers in the north Kerry town land. […]

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VIDEO: From The Clubhouse To The Final Whistle, We Follow The Rockie Fans

VIDEO: From The Clubhouse To The Final Whistle, We Follow The Rockie Fans

November 17, 2014 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

WE’VE already shown you the Austin Stacks and Ballincollig fans creating fun on the streets of Tralee yesterday. But TraleeToday.ie was also at the clubhouse on Sunday morning with the fans and we followed them on their journey to the stadium, on the terraces, right through to the final whistle. […]

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How The Big Match Yesterday Played Out On Twitter

How The Big Match Yesterday Played Out On Twitter

November 17, 2014 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

AUSTIN Stacks booked their place in this year’s Munster Club Final yesterday, but not after an incredibly tough contest against the Cork champions, Ballincollig. Here is a selection of how it all went down on the ‘Twittersphere’… The Irish Examiner’s Tony Leen was setting the record straight in the buildup […]

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Mairead Stack (3rd in 8-10 category) with Eleanor Foley and Grace Stack at the Tralee Credit Union Schools Awards at the Manor West Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Young People Receive Awards At Credit Union Prize-giving

November 17, 2014 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

OVER 100 people attended Tralee Credit Union’s Prize Giving Night dedicated to their Youth on Friday night in Manor West Hotel. Presentations were made to students from primary, secondary and third level for Tralee Credit Union’s Annual Art Competition, their Education and Dan Kellegher Memorial Awards, their schools’ credit unions […]

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Mary O'Donnell

Mary O’Donnell: Impressed By New Stila Range

November 17, 2014 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

STILA is the latest No.1  premium brand to be launched by Sam McCauleys. Previously only available in Harvey Nichols, Brown Thomas etc., this brand is always heavily featured and loved by beauty editors worldwide and Victoria Beckham is just one of their celeb super fans. Here are some of their popular […]

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Denis Mcellgott in action for Austin Stacks in the 2014 Munster semi-final. Photo byb Dermot Crean

REPORT/PHOTOS: Blood And Guts Rockies Battle Their Way To Munster Final

November 17, 2014 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

Gavin O’Connor (who correctly predicted a three point win for Stacks in our preview on Saturday) reports on an epic Munster semi-final clash yesterday in Austin Stack Park. Photos from the match at the end of report… Austin Stacks 0-15 Ballincollig 1-9 AUSTIN STACKS have booked their place in the […]

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VIDEO: This Is What Being A Sports Fan Is All About

VIDEO: This Is What Being A Sports Fan Is All About

November 16, 2014 at 6:32 pm Comments are Disabled

THE GAA seems to bring out the best in people and Sunday was no different in Tralee. The Austin Stacks fans paraded through town and came upon the Ballincollig supporters, who came out from Turner’s and The Sportsfield Bar to witness the colourful carnival. Both sets of fans greeted  and wished […]

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VIDEO/PHOTOS: Rockies Look Forward To Munster Final Date With The Nire

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Rockies Look Forward To Munster Final Date With The Nire

November 16, 2014 at 5:39 pm Comments are Disabled

IT wasn’t the greatest of games, but it was certainly an epic! Austin Stacks booked their place in the Munster Club Championship final after a three point win, 0-15 to 1-9, over Ballincollig at a sunny Austin Stack Park on Sunday afternoon. They become the first Tralee team to contest […]

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At a table quiz in aid of the Bumbleance, being held in the Meadowlands Hotel were from left: Sandra Bunion, Gene Earley, Niamh O'Shea and Ruth Falvey. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Lions Club Raises Funds For Bumbleance At Table Quiz

November 16, 2014 at 10:48 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Lions Club continued their sterling work in the community with a charity quiz in the Meadowlands Hotel on Thursday. For a Thursday night in November, there was a very healthy crowd present to participate in the quiz, with funds going towards the Saoirse Foundation’s, Bumbleance campaign. The Bumbleance is an ambulance […]

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A group at the unveiling of the plaque commemorating where Monsignor Hugh O'Flaherty spent a period of his childhood years. Photo by Gavin O'Connor

Holocaust Survivor In Town For Dedication To Mons. O’Flaherty

November 16, 2014 at 10:48 am Comments are Disabled

A PLAQUE was unveiled to commemorate the birthplace of Msgr Hugh O’Flaherty on Saturday afternoon. Hugh O’Flaherty was Ireland’s answer to Oscar Schindler in the sense that he saved over 6,500 lives of Jews and anti-fascists during World War 2, by hiding them in monasteries and ushering them to safety. […]

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Rose Festival Wins National Social Media Award

Rose Festival Wins National Social Media Award

November 16, 2014 at 10:47 am Comments are Disabled

THE Rose of Tralee Festival is making the news again with the announcement that it has won the AOIFE award for Best Social Media Campaign. AOIFE, the Association Of Irish Festival Events, is an all-island voluntary network organisation that brings together organisers of festivals and events in Ireland, suppliers to the festival […]

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PHOTOS: Good Turnout For Christmas Craft Fair At Recovery Haven

PHOTOS: Good Turnout For Christmas Craft Fair At Recovery Haven

November 16, 2014 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

  THERE was a wonderful array of crafts and baking goods on sale at the Recovery Haven Christmas Craft Fair on Friday afternoon. A steady stream of people arrived at the Haig’s Terrace service from 4-8pm to see and buy some of the knitwear, cakes, jewellery and Christmas decorations on […]

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The Chef’s Table: The Ugly Vegetable That’s Beautiful On The Inside

The Chef’s Table: The Ugly Vegetable That’s Beautiful On The Inside

November 16, 2014 at 10:46 am 1 comment

Mark Doe of ‘Just Cooking’ cooking school in Firies, on the ugly duckling of vegetables… The poor old Celeriac certainly wasn’t at the front of the queue when good looks were being given out. But don’t let that but you off trying this ugly, but truly delicious and versatile vegetable. […]

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Roger Harty: ‘I Have A Plan’ Part 2

Roger Harty: ‘I Have A Plan’ Part 2

November 16, 2014 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

AS I wrote in my previous article (here), in the area of psychological illness (depression anxiety, panic attacks etc.) I believe many lives have been saved due to medical intervention. However, unfortunately,  I also believe many lives have been lost because adequate attention has not been paid to the other […]

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VIDEO: Tadhg Pranks Co-Workers In A Tralee Shop

VIDEO: Tadhg Pranks Co-Workers In A Tralee Shop

November 15, 2014 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

SO this is how people spend their break time in a sports store. This very short video of one Tadhg Fleming pranking his co-workers, in an unidentified Tralee sports store, made Joe.ie yesterday. Ah, the endless possibilities of the sellotape/door combination… See video below… Post by Snapped at Tralee I.T.

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