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Display traces the history of local elections

A NEW exhibition on the 120th anniversary of the first local elections opened at Tralee Library this Monday and it will remain on display until to Saturday, November 2 during library opening hours. Local authorities are marking the 120th anniversary of the first local elections which were held in January 1899, for urban districts, and in… Continue Reading

Champs Crokes right on course

CHAMPIONS Dr Crokes had a late surge to finally shake off a hugely stubborn challenge from Sean O’Shea’s Kenmare Shamrocks and, in doing so, they set themselves up for a Kerry SFC semi-final encounter with South Kerry. Kenmare were right in the game up to the final quarter but they paid a high price for… Continue Reading

Kerrymen in the awards limelight

KERRY construction tycoon Danny Tim O’Sullivan has been presented with the Freedom of London and, making it a special weeke3nd for the O’Sullivan family, his son Timothy – who now runs the family firm – was named the Kerry Association London Young Kerry Person of the Year Award. A third Kerryman on the podium at… Continue Reading