Ballymac Nuala Goes on a €62,000 Winning Streak

November 15th, 2019|

A Kerry woman won an impressive €62,000 on Winning Streak almost five years after she first appeared on a National Lottery TV game show, last Saturday 9th November.

Ita Neligan from Ballymacelliot, Co Kerry won a hefty €62,000 in cash which dwarfs the €2,000 she won when she took part in the Crack the Code game […]

Kerry Student Scoops Prestigious Biotech Award

October 25th, 2019|

Roisin O’Connor from Ventry has scooped a prestigious award from Regeneron, the largest scale bulk biologics productions facility in Ireland.
The 2019 Regeneron Ireland College Awards, in collaboration with University College Cork (U.C.C.), were announced last week at an event in Regeneron’s Industrial Operations and Production Supply (IOPs) facility in Limerick.
The awards acknowledge outstanding research projects […]

Is It Time For Tralee To ‘Twin’ With Another European Town? Funding Available For Short Term Town Twinning Projects In Kerry

February 15th, 2019|

Towns all across Ireland should consider applying for funding for short-term Town Twinning projects. This is according to Ireland South MEP Deirdre Clune. Tralee is currently in the process of twinning with Beit Sahour near Bethlehem in Palestine .

Town Twinning is hugely popular around Europe but towns around Ireland can also avail of funding for […]

Kerry community groups set to go the distance in aid of GOAL this Christmas

December 20th, 2018|

From Kenmare to Listowel, Kerry community groups will be out in force to raise funds for GOAL this Christmas. Now in its 37th year, the GOAL Mile is held in villages, towns and cities all over Ireland every Christmas and is one of the country’s largest and longest-running annual fundraising events. In 2017, GOAL Mile […]

Its time… the Connect Ladies Luncheon & Fashion Afternoon!

November 9th, 2018|

Kerry’s premier monthly lifestyle magazine, Connect Publications, is hosting their annual Ladies Lunch and Fashion Afternoon at the Ashe Hotel Tralee, on Sunday November 25th. The day will commence at 12.30pm with a Christmas Bellini Reception and ladies can avail of the final make up touches at Alfie’s Powder Rooms, lots of gift ideas on […]


September 30th, 2018|

We regularly receive contributions from the public towards our “It’s only a Joke ” page ,which is one of the most popular pages in our magazine.We regret that in last Friday’s edition we published ,in error,one of our readers contributions. This joke was not intended to be included in our magazine as we deemed it […]

Sporting Greats To Celebrate Meadowlands Hotel 20Th Anniversary Festival

May 24th, 2018|

Tralee’s Meadowlands Hotel will be joined by a host of sports stars including soccer legend Paul McGrath and Cork’s Seán Óg Ó hAilpín to celebrate its 20thanniversary as a business with a weekend festival from 15th to 17th June and all in aid of Kerry Hospice Foundation / Palliative Care.
The Meadowlands Hotel has a long […]

The Gathering Traditional Festival returns to Killarney

January 26th, 2018|

The 19th Gathering Traditional Festival returns bigger and better than ever.

With concerts, céilís and more sessions than ever there will be music around every corner of the Gleneagle Hotel this coming February 21st to 25th.

This five-day festival running from February 21 – February 25 attracts trad fans from the US, Britain, France, Germany and all […]

Jerry Kennelly Receives the TK Whitaker Award in Belfast

September 1st, 2017|

One of Ireland’s leading entrepreneurs, Jerry Kennelly, was today presented with the TK Whitaker Award, the highest honour that the Irish Academy of Management (IAM) can bestow. Previous recipients include Denis Brosnan (2014), Margaret Downes (2015) and Dr Martin Naughton (2016).

The pre-eminent body for academics researching management and business in Ireland, the IAM, recognised Kennelly […]

Roses sing Happy Birthday to Tamarind Restaurant!

August 18th, 2017|

All 64 roses helping Andrew , Angeline and the team at The Tamarind Asian restaurant , Matt Talbot road  celebrate 12 years in business .The Roses enjoyed the best of Thai,Chinese  and Malaysian food at a special birthday party dinner on Wednesday night. The restaurant has a very special Festival offer of a delicious three […]