Garda Raid Makes Sense of Social Media Alarms on Stolen Dogs

Garda Raid Makes Sense of Social Media Alarms on Stolen Dogs

A report on the RTÉ news today made sense of the almost persistent social media warnings of dogs being stolen in the general Castleisland area and around West Limerick in particular.  Other posts had men offering to buy dogs from people or suspicious activity around houses with dogs since the beginning of the year. Most…

Fr. Brick to Feature Fr. Moore’s ‘Coping Witness’ on Padre Pio Devotions Evening

Fr. Brick to Feature Fr. Moore’s ‘Coping Witness’ on Padre Pio Devotions Evening

The May, monthly installment of the Padre Pio Devotions at the Church of Saints Stephen and John in Castleisland will be celebrated by PP Fr. Mossie Brick tomorrow evening, Tuesday May 5th at 7:30pm. Behind Closed Doors As with the April devotions this one will also be held behind closed church doors. However, Fr. Brick…

Horan’s Christmas Lights Cheque Presented to Husky Charity

Horan’s Christmas Lights Cheque Presented to Husky Charity

Members of the Horan family of No. 31 Cahereens West, Castleisland recently travelled to Tralee and presented a cheque for €98.75 from their home Christmas Lights charity appeal. Lit Their Lights The Horan’s lit their lights for the North Kerry based animal welfare charity ‘Sera Husky’ – a small, not-for-profit rescue organisation dedicated to helping…

Exhibition On Centenary of First Dáil Opened at County Library

Exhibition On Centenary of First Dáil Opened at County Library

Relatives of the four Kerry men who were elected MPs a century ago this week and who went on to sit as members of the First Dáil recounted the stories of their ancestors at the official opening, on Saturday at Tralee Library, of a new exhibition to mark the centenary of the 1918 general election…

Turf Cutters Take Rights Issues to Dublin

Turf Cutters Take Rights Issues to Dublin

Michael Healy Rae, TD organised a meeting between the Minister for Culture, Heritage and The Gaeltacht Josepha Madigan and representatives from the Turf Cutters of Moanvenlagh Bog in North Kerry. Go Back Cutting Turf The meeting was productive and the ultimate aim is to ensure the turf cutters, if they wish, will be allowed to…

Cllr. Maura, Currow’s Reidy Bridge and the Lags in Farranfore

Cllr. Maura, Currow’s Reidy Bridge and the Lags in Farranfore

Cllr. Maura Healy Rae raised the following motion at the recent meeting of the Killarney Municipal area concerning issues she followed up on from previous meetings. Cllr. Healy Rae outlined the issues she raised surrounding issues in Currow and Farranfore. Farranfore Village Lags “Firstly, I raised major concerns about the dangerous lags on the approach…

North Kerry College of Further Education Open Day on Wednesday

North Kerry College of Further Education Open Day on Wednesday

The North Kerry College of Further Education Open Day is on the coming Wednesday March 8th between 1pm-7pm. North Kerry College of Further Education, formerly Listowel Community College, is the largest provider of Post-Leaving Certificate education in North Kerry and West Limerick. The college provides a range of accredited courses at Level 5 & 6.…