Death notice in Laois: Edward Dunne – Mountmellick

Edward Dunne, Pattison Estate, Mountmellick passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday 30 May. Edward...

First Holy Communion celebrations in Laois

CHILDREN from Laois schools have made many happy memories at their First Holy Communion celebrations this month. Don’t miss our...

Met Éireann says warm spell set to continue into June Bank Holiday

Kenneth Fox Met Éireann is forecasting that the current spell of good weather will continue into the June Bank Holiday...

Tuesday, 30/05/23 - 6:51pm Read More

Dangerous footpath to be repaired in Portlaoise

  By Joe Barrett Urgent repair work will be carried out on the footpath at Glenlahan along the Stradbally Road...

Tuesday, 30/05/23 - 5:49pm Read More

Gardaí seize four vehicles near Portlaoise

GARDAÍ had a busy day yesterday as four vehicles were seized and towed away from a checkpoint near Portlaoise. All...

Tuesday, 30/05/23 - 4:19pm Read More

Portlaoise man gets jail after crack party goes wrong

A MARRIED man who accepted an invitation to go back to a refugee centre with two women to do drugs,...

Tuesday, 30/05/23 - 3:25pm Read More

Relay for Life returns to Emo Court

RELAY for Life Laois will return to Emo Court in July for its second year and people are invited to...

Tuesday, 30/05/23 - 2:09pm Read More

Turf cutters accused of climate vandalism on a bog in Laois

  By Joe Barrett Turf cutters have been accused of climate vandalism by Friends of the Irish Environment (FIE) who...

Tuesday, 30/05/23 - 11:10am Read More

Portlaoise Court: Woman faced court over dog attacks

A woman was summoned before Portlaoise District Court last Thursday for having uncontrolled dogs in her care that attacked two...

Tuesday, 30/05/23 - 9:24am Read More

Inside this week’s Laois Nationalist

First Holy Communion photos from Portlaoise, Ballyadams, Mountmellick and Barrowhouse. Gardaí seize gun and drugs in Portarlington. Over €13 million...

Tuesday, 30/05/23 - 8:26am Read More

Five-bedroom townhouse for sale in Laois

Main Street, Ballylinan, Co. Laois €395,000  Elite Estate Agents are proud to present this beautiful five-bedroom townhouse to the residential...

Monday, 29/05/23 - 10:17pm Read More

Shine on in Laois for Ireland’s Fittest Family

A CROWD of 5,000 people descended on Emo Court and Parklands over the weekend for Shine in Emo 2023. This...

Monday, 29/05/23 - 7:07pm Read More

First Holy Communion days in Laois

CHILDREN from Laois schools have made many happy memories at their First Holy Communion celebrations this month. Don’t miss our...

Monday, 29/05/23 - 3:17pm Read More

  Cash and Carry Manager of the Year from Laois

  By Joe Barrett   The manager of a Cash and Carry in Portlaoise has been named as the Cash...

Monday, 29/05/23 - 10:11am Read More

Funeral arrangements for the late Ruth Eileen Deane – Mountmellick

Ruth Eileen Deane, Mountmellick and formerly of Marino, Dublin passed away in the loving care of the staff of Tullamore...

Monday, 29/05/23 - 9:41am Read More

Man assaulted two security men at Portlaoise late-night bar

A man was told to come up with €2,000 to compensate security men he assaulted outside a late-night bar in...

Monday, 29/05/23 - 8:24am Read More

Portlaoise gardaí arrest juveniles for break-ins and fire damage

PORTLAOISE gardaí have arrested a number of juveniles suspected of causing fire damage and breaking into properties around the town....

Sunday, 28/05/23 - 11:10pm Read More

Lovely three-bed Laois home for €180k

2 The Bungalows , Coolrain, Laois €180,000  Clement Herron is delighted to bring to market this delightful 3-bedroom, 1 bathroom...

Sunday, 28/05/23 - 10:11pm Read More

Garda appeal for teenager missing for two weeks

Gardaí are appealing for assistance in tracing a 16-year-old girl, who has been missing for just over two weeks. They...

Sunday, 28/05/23 - 5:57pm Read More

Gerry Browne Jewellers pay tribute to much-loved colleague

GERRY Browne Jewellers in Portlaoise have paid tribute to much-loved colleague Anne Fennell from Grattan Street, who passed away peacefully...

Sunday, 28/05/23 - 5:16pm Read More