Category Archives: Community

GAA clubs, schools and community groups to benefit

GAA clubs, community development associations, beaches and other local projects in Kerry will benefit to the tune of a combined €450,000 investment int he county under the CLÁR funding programme. Announcing details of the financial packages approved, Education Minister and Kerry TD,Norma Foley, said 10 projects in Kerry will benefit with many receiving up to… Continue Reading

To the waters, not the wilds in lovely Lough Lein

The Lakes of Killarney provided a truly spectacular setting, on this glorious sunny Sunday afternoon, as the Flesk Valley Rowing Club hosted the county coastal championships for the very first time. Local clubs from Fossa, Workmen and Flesk Valley, were joined by crews from throughout the county, including Sneem, Valentia, Sive, Templenoe, Caherdaniel, Caherciveen and… Continue Reading

Appeal to keep the garden hose in the shed

Irish Water and Kerry County Council have said the vast majority of the 4,000 customers affected with a major break in their water supply overnight should have their service returned by now. There may, however, be intermittent restrictions required in some areas over the coming days as the network continues to recover and reservoir levels… Continue Reading

13 properties vacant for over two years

Despite a rapidly growing housing waiting list, a total of 18 locally authority owned properties were vacant within the Killarney Municipal District area last month, it has been confirmed. Cllr Maura Healy-Rae had asked officials for an up-to-date progress report on the matter and she asked them to state how long the properties had been… Continue Reading