News

Sadness at passing of Con Hartnett

Sadness at passing of Con Hartnett

THE death has occurred in Killarney of retired local businessman Con Hartnett who was extremely well known in the town where he operated a thriving hardware store for several years. Formerly of Boherbue, Co Cork, Con passed away, unexpectedly, on Wednesday and his death has caused great sadness in a town where he was held… Read More…

Killarney gets set to Talk Tourism

Killarney gets set to Talk Tourism

BROADCASTER Olivia O’Leary will be the moderator at the second Let’s Talk Tourism forum which will take place The Brehon, Killarney on Friday, November 10. The former Prime Time journalist will chair a series of debates and an influential panel of keynote speakers has been lined up. The guests include newly appointed Chief Operations Officer… Read More…

Sport

Eamonn Fitz the bill until 2020

Eamonn Fitz the bill until 2020

SPECULATION continues regarding additions to Eamonn Fitzmaurice’s backroom team for the coming season. The outgoing manager has been appointed for a further two-year term but it is understood that extra personnel will be added to his team on the sideline. The two-year extension to Fitzmaurice’s contract was enthusiastically endorsed at a meeting of the County… Read More…

Colm books in for long signing session

Colm books in for long signing session

SHOWING the same kind of patience he exhibited while waiting for a killer ball to be delivered as he lurked in front the opposition goalmouth, Colm Cooper spent over two hours this afternoon signing copies of his excellent autobiography, Gooch, for hundreds of supporters in Killarney. The legendary GAA personality was a massive attraction at… Read More…

Business

Killarney gets set to Talk Tourism

Killarney gets set to Talk Tourism

BROADCASTER Olivia O’Leary will be the moderator at the second Let’s Talk Tourism forum which will take place The Brehon, Killarney on Friday, November 10. The former Prime Time journalist will chair a series of debates and an influential panel of keynote speakers has been lined up. The guests include newly appointed Chief Operations Officer… Read More…

Creative Chris makes the cut again

Creative Chris makes the cut again

A SKILLED barber working with the Sean Taaffe Group in Killarney has won a second world title in as many months. Chris O’Riordan scooped the Men’s International Visionary Award at the Alternative Hair Show and he received his prize at a gala awards ceremony in the Royal Albert Hall in London on Sunday night. Just… Read More…

Features

Credit Union hosts open day

Credit Union hosts open day

KILLARNEY Credit Union is preparing to host a new members’ drive to celebrate International Credit Union Day this Thursday. It will join more than 68,800 credit unions around the world in marking the global event which celebrates the important role that financial cooperatives play in their local communities. Since 1970, Killarney Credit Union has been… Read More…

Three-day sale to pack them in

Three-day sale to pack them in

A MASSIVE three-day sale, with unbelievable bargains on offer, will get underway this Friday at MD O’Shea & Sons in Killarney and it will run all the way through to Sunday. Incredible deals can be availed of and discerning shoppers are expected to travel from near and far to check out the legendary MD O’Shea… Read More…