Author Archives: John O'Mahony

Stack emerges as contender for Kerry job

ALTHOUGH Kerry GAA bosses have insisted that there will be no further comment until a final decision has been made, it is understood that candidates interested in the vacant senior team managerial hotseat are being interviewed this week. It has further emerged that there are at least three options open to the five-man selection committee… Read More…

639 applicants for one-bed housing

CONCERN has been expressed that there does not appear to be a significant delivery of housing suitable to meet the demand of one-bed applicants on the Kerry County Council social housing list. Raising the matter with officials, Cllr Maura Healy-Rae was told there are currently 639 applicants on the list for one-bed accommodation in the… Read More…

Ray cycles in Catalonia to help a great cause

A KILLARNEY man, who is a dedicated charity champion, will this week saddle up for a marathon overseas journey to help raise funds for an organisation that helps young adults with intellectual disabilities. Ray Moynihan of Earl’s Court House Hotel will join Joe Moriarty from Tralee to cycle the Wild Mediterranean Way in aid of… Read More…

Oh brother, we’re on a winner

THE Park Hotel in Kenmare has scooped the sought-after five-star hotel of the year in the annual Georgina Campbell Irish Hospitality and Food Awards. The hotel, run by brothers Francis and John Brenna, fought off stiff opposition to clinch the award. In her citation, Georgina Campnell said: “Who, other than Francis and John Brennan, would… Read More…