Macra members continue their activities

Macra members continue their activities

MOVING ONLINE: Killarney Macra members, pictured enjoying a walk in Kilcummin before the Level 5 restrictions, are continuing their interactions online. By Michelle Crean COVID may have put a halt to their many meet ups but Killarney Macra members are continuing their...
Father’s debut dance album for Alexis

Father’s debut dance album for Alexis

EXCLUSIVE By Sean Moriarty The father of a four-year-old Killarney girl who suffers from a rare condition has released his first online album to raise funds for his daughter. Alexis O’Mahony, from Woodlawn, and her parents, urgently need a wheelchair accessible...
Public consultation for Gap of Dunloe

Public consultation for Gap of Dunloe

Kerry County Council (KCC) is undertaking a broad public consultation over the coming months to seek the observations, views and suggestions of members of the public and stakeholders about how the Gap of Dunloe area should be managed into the future from many...
One hundred backflips for Alexis

One hundred backflips for Alexis

FUNDING: Alexis O’Mahony received her new wheelchair on Wednesday but her parents are in urgent of a bigger car. By Sean Moriarty Members of Flares Gymnastics and Cheerleading are set to hold their first socially distanced fundraiser to raise funds for local...
Killarney Memory Tree moves online

Killarney Memory Tree moves online

REMEMBRANCE: A photo of the Killarney Memory Tree from a previous year. Photo: Marie Lyne Kelly   By Michelle Crean The much loved Killarney Memory Tree is back again for the festive season but this year with a twist as it’ll now move online. The official...
Wall murals to tell the story of Killarney

Wall murals to tell the story of Killarney

FUNDING: Scenes like this could become common place in Killarney thanks to new funding. Mayor Brendan Cronin and Killarney Municipal District Officer Eileen O’Donoghue are pictured at the St Anthony’s Place wall mural just off College St. This mural was commissioned...
New wooden sculpture unveiled in town

New wooden sculpture unveiled in town

NEW SCULPTURE: Noel O’Leary (Town Foreman) with Cllr Michael Gleeson (Killarney Looking Good) and Mayor of Killarney Cllr Brendan Cronin pictured beside the new wooden sculpture on East Avenue Road. Photo: Sean Moriarty By Michelle Crean A brand new wooden sculpture...
Killarney’s first Santa Cycle planned

Killarney’s first Santa Cycle planned

Exclusive By Sean Moriarty COVID-19 restrictions aside, Killarney is set to get its own Santa Cycle this year. An event is in the advanced stage of planning and if organisers get the go ahead, it will run on Saturday December 5 and will be based at Killarney Golf and...
Town centre revamp project underway

Town centre revamp project underway

EXCLUSIVE By Sean Moriarty Killarney Municipal Council (KMD) is set to embark on a major project that will change the streetscape of the town centre. Earlier this year KMD announced that they wanted to make the town “a world class urban centre”. Last week Kerry County...