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Cork Woman Who Bought Lotto Ticket In Tralee Collects €250,000

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SO it wasn’t a local winner after all.

A hard-working mother from Co. Cork is today (Monday) celebrating a quarter of a million euro win after she picked up her massive prize from Lotto HQ in Dublin City after she won the Lotto Plus 2 top prize on Saturday 12th October.

The ...

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Mike’s Double Joy On Saturday Night As He Wins Match And €42,000

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Melissa Foley from Killarney, won €42,000 on last Saturday’s Winning Streak Game Show on RTE. Pictured here at the presentation of the winners cheques were from left to right:, Marty Whelan Winning Streak game show co-host; Melissa Foley the winning player; Maebh Gleeson, National ...

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‘Kilimanjaro Mama’ Wins Best Feature Film At Kerry Film Festival

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Louise Quill and children from the Tír na nÓg orphanage..

FOLLOWING a sell-out premiere at Killarney Cinema on Saturday evening and a standing ovation as the credits rolled, things got even better for some Kerry based filmmakers.

Director Malcolm Willis and Producer Brian ...

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Council Publishes New Guidelines For Shopfronts

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KERRY County Council has today (Monday) published new guidelines to ensure best practice for retailers and their design advisors when considering shopfronts in the county. The details of the new guidelines were presented to councillors at today’s meeting of Kerry County ...

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Patrice Wins ‘Junior Players’ Player Of The Year’ At Camogie Awards

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Ian Brick, Patrice Diggin and Sara Murphy at the awards.

KERRY’S Patrice Diggin was chosen as the ‘Junior Players’ Player of the Year’ and also received a ‘Soaring Star Award’ at the Camogie Association/WGPA Players’ Player of the Year Award ...

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REPORT/PHOTOS: Warriors Battle To Decisive Win Over Archrivals Templeogue

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Action from the game. Photo by Liam Ryan

Garvey’s Tralee Warriors 77

Griffith College Templeogue 68

Garvey’s Tralee Warriors overcame Griffith College Templeogue with a hard fought but decisive 77-68 win at the Tralee Sports Complex on Saturday night.

The ...

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Community Energy Mentor Course Starting In Dingle

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A NEW Community Energy Mentor course is starting in Dingle shortly. This programme is delivered by Kerry ETB / Kerry College of Further Education.

The purpose of this course is to introduce and educate participants to the concepts of energy sustainability, the goals of energy ...

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PHOTOS: More From The IT Tralee Graduation Ceremony (Part 3)

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Irene Okunbor, Tara Murphy and Sinead O’Hagan (Health and Leisure) at the IT Tralee graduation ceremony in the Kerry Sports Academy on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

THE annual IT Tralee graduation ceremony saw over 1,000 students graduate from the college at the Kerry Sports ...

2019-10-20 12:43 open_in_new
PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week

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Getting ready for Halloween…

The gardening club were busy today harvesting their very own pumpkins! Grown organically of course in the schools Polytunnel! #gardenclub #Extracurricular @giyireland #Pumpkins #polytunnel #growityourself ...

2019-10-20 12:43 open_in_new
Tralee Boy Made An Honorary Garda At Ceremony In Dublin

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Adam Roche being congratulated on being named an honorary Garda.

A YOUNG Tralee boy officially graduated as an honorary Garda last Wednesday at a special ceremony in Dublin.

Adam Roche, a pupil in St Brendan’s NS Blennerville, was one of 10 children from all over the ...

2019-10-20 12:43 open_in_new
PHOTOS: Students From ITT School of Business, Computing And Humanities Graduate (Part 2)

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Aisling Delaney, Geraldine Murphy and Neasa Begley (Culinary Arts) at the IT Tralee graduation ceremony in the Kerry Sports Academy on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

THIS year’s IT Tralee graduation ceremony marked the first time the Kerry Sports Academy has been used to host ...

2019-10-20 12:43 open_in_new
Roger Harty: Time

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I ONCE heard a quote from an elderly Tipperary man, when he was asked about time, he said “there are three important aspects about time when doing anything”

Be on time.

Take your time.

and

Go home in time.

Mankind has always been baffled about time. ...

2019-10-20 12:43 open_in_new
PHOTOS: Great Fun, Cash Won And Thousands Raised For Blennerville NS At ‘The Chaser’

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MC for the evening, George McGrath with contestant David Dillane at ‘The Chaser’ fundraiser in The Rose Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

A FUNDRAISER, based on the popular TV show ‘The Chase’, saw hundreds of people enjoy an entertaining Friday ...

2019-10-19 10:28 open_in_new
PHOTOS: Over 1,000 Students Graduate At IT Tralee Ceremony (Part 1)

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Kayleigh McCarthy, Emma Condon, Samantha Ahern and Amy Griffin at the IT Tralee graduation ceremony in the Kerry Sports Academy on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

THE ‘Class of 2019’ received their graduation awards at the Institute of Technology, Tralee’s Conferring of Awards ...

2019-10-19 10:28 open_in_new
Kerry Man Nominated In Two Categories For RTE Radio 1 Folk Awards

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KILLARNEY singer/songwriter Junior Brother has been nominated in two categories for the RTE Radio 1 Folk Awards.

RTÉ Radio 1 earlier this month announced the shortlist for the upcoming Folk Awards taking place in Vicar Street on Thursday, October 24 and Junior Brother is ...

2019-10-19 10:28 open_in_new
Kerry People Asked To Take Part In ‘Wear A Hat Day’ For Brain Tumour Ireland

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IRISH charity Brain Tumour Ireland (BTI) is calling on the people of Kerry to don their favourite hat in support of its annual fundraising campaign #WearAHatDay on Friday,  October 25.

The annual campaign raises funds for the charity’s vital support and information ...

2019-10-19 10:28 open_in_new
Know Your Rights: Tax Relief On Tuition Fees 

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Question: My brother and I have started in third-level college this year. Can my parents claim any tax relief on our fees?

Answer: Your parents may be able to claim tax relief on both tuition fees, including the student contribution (sometimes called the registration fee) ...

2019-10-19 10:28 open_in_new
Kerry Schools Invited To Enter Competition With €25,000 Top Prize

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Bank of Ireland Youth Ambassador James Patrice is pictured at the launch of the Bank of Ireland Money Smarts Challenge, with students Katie Farmer (15) from Castleknock and Colin Eiffe (13) from Rathcoffey.

THE Bank of Ireland Money Smarts Challenge was launched today and Kerry ...

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Croí Restaurant Celebrates Several Accolades In Past Month

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Noel Keane outside his Croí Restaurant on Princes Street.

IT’S only been open at its current location since April, but Croí Restaurant has been picking up accolades galore since then.

Having moved from Dominick Street to its present home in Princes Street (just up the ...

2019-10-18 10:19 open_in_new
IT Tralee Team Co-Champions Of Culinary Pentathlon Event

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The IT Tralee Culinary team.

A TEAM of students from IT Tralee were announced as Dingle Invitational Culinary Pentathlon 2019 co-champions earlier this month.

The IT Tralee Culinary Arts Team were Karl Noctor (Tralee), Aidan King (Tralee), Kerrie Daley (Ballyheigue) and ...

2019-10-18 10:19 open_in_new
National Learning Network Tralee Group Enjoys Finnish Adventure

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Members of the NLN group who spent over a week in Finland.

THERE was great excitement among two Kerry groups last week as they departed for Tampere in Finland on an Erasmus Plus Exchange programme.

A group of 13 students and four staff from National Learning Network Tralee ...

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