High Nellies will be out in force for annual Bulfin Cycle

THE annual Bulfin Heritage Cycle Rally entitled ‘Meandering Monks and Medieval Miles’ takes place on Saturday and Sunday 24-25 August as part of Heritage Week. The two-day spin begins in Durrow before moving to Aghaboe Abbey via the historic De...

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Top marks at St Mary’s CBS

THE standard of results was high at St Mary’s CBS, Portlaoise, with two students exceeding 600 points, six attaining more than 550 and 12 getting over 500 points. School principal Maura Murphy said that 130 students sat the exam. The...

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TD slams HSE’s cancellation of medical cards

AN avalanche of online comment followed a local TD’s revelation that the HSE has cancelled 201,600 medical cards over the...

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Chess sensation Trisha (13) will compete for Euro crown

LAOIS teenager Trisha Anand aims to become the first Irish female to be crowned Woman International Master in chess when...

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Knockbeg principal ‘delighted’ with results

KNOCKBEG College principal Michael Carew was delighted with the leaving cert results attained by students at the school. With 66...

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Colourful street art will transform the streets of Portlaoise

BUSINESSPEOPLE in Portlaoise are hatching plans to carry out some very shady deals over the next few weeks in a...

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