Parish Cemetery Masses in Churches in Castleisland, Cordal and Scartaglen

Parish Cemetery Masses in Churches in Castleisland, Cordal and Scartaglen

Graveyard Masses 2021 will be celebrated in the churches in Castleisland, Cordal, and Scartaglen over the coming weeks for loved ones buried in the parish cemeteries on the following dates and times: This Wednesday evening, July 28th at 7.30pm there will be Mass in the Church of Saints Stephen and John for graveyards in Castleisland:…

Castleisland’s Island Point Included in Kerry Digital Hub Grant Scheme

Castleisland’s Island Point Included in Kerry Digital Hub Grant Scheme

Minister for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley welcomes funding of €746,091 to be invested in 12 Kerry Digital Hubs under the Connected Hubs Scheme. The 12 hubs included in the scheme are based in: Killorglin, Tralee, Sneem, Killarney, Dingle, Kenmare, Cahersiveen and Castleisland. Island Point Included Included is Island Point on Tralee Road, Castleisland…

Minister Norma Foley Welcomes Return of Air Services to Kerry Airport

Minister Norma Foley Welcomes Return of Air Services to Kerry Airport

Minister for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley has welcomed the return of twice daily air service between Dublin and Kerry.  The collapse of Stobart Air on June 12th had resulted in an immediate cessation of Government funded Public Service Obligations (PSO) on vital regional air routes between Dublin and Kerry. Given the importance of…

Pres Castleisland Students Sweep Awards at SciFest@College

Pres Castleisland Students Sweep Awards at SciFest@College

Presentation Castleisland students were among the winners with four major awards in the STEM programme when the Munster Technology University Tralee SciFest announced its winners earlier this week. Emma Buckley, Danielle Moriarty and Cara Fleming won the Boston Scientific Medical Devices Award for their project: Which Face Covering is the most Effective? The girls’ project…

Killarney and Cara Credit Unions on Track to Expand Offerings

Killarney and Cara Credit Unions on Track to Expand Offerings

Cara Credit Union and Killarney Credit Union have announced an exciting new arrangement with Irish Life Financial Services. Irish Life Financial Services is an insurance intermediary that can review your protection, retirement, savings and investment needs, and offer a full financial review with one of their qualified financial advisers. Financial advice helps to give you…

Sum of Money Found in Castleisland this Morning

Sum of Money Found in Castleisland this Morning

A significant sum of money was found this morning in the Castleisland area. It’s in the safe and honest hands of the finder and she’d like to see it returned to its rightful owner. She has asked that she’d remain anonymous and asked if I would use my number as a conduit between finder and…

Fame’s Five-Day Stage School Set for Castleisland Summer Camp

Fame’s Five-Day Stage School Set for Castleisland Summer Camp

A well established stage school which is already running for 15 years in the Mid Kerry and South Kerry areas has revealed plans to bring its artistry, magic and skills to Castleisland Community Centre from July 26th to 30th inclusive from 10am to 1pm daily.  “Fame in Castleisland will be a five-day, Monday to Friday…

The Late Noreen Burke Fleming, Killarney Road, Castleisland, Co. Kerry.

The Late Noreen Burke Fleming, Killarney Road, Castleisland, Co. Kerry.

The death has occurred of Noreen Burke Fleming, Killarney Road, Castleisland, Co. Kerry. Peacefully, on June 10th 2021, surrounded by her loving family, in the wonderful care of the staff at University Hospital Kerry. Predeceased by her parents Denis and Eily, her son Donnchadh and her brother Andy. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her…

Friendly Doberman Pinscher Found Loose on River Walk in Castleisland

Friendly Doberman Pinscher Found Loose on River Walk in Castleisland

A friendly and quiet Doberman Pinscher has been approaching people over the past half an hour around Barrack Street Bridge several people in the area were fearing for his safety from traffic on the narrow road there. As an indication of how quiet he is, he hopped into a car belonging to Scartaglin woman and…