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Transmitter rocked Portlaoise Educate Together NS

Transmitter blow the roof off Portlaoise Educate Together NS

School was out for the pupils and staff at Portlaoise Educate together last Friday. Popular band Transmitter blasted out chart favourites from the likes of...
Gardaí are on the scene in Stradbally

Gardai on the scene at crash in Portlaoise

Gardaí are on the scene this morning following an accident in Portlaoise. The incident occurred a short time ago opposite the ESB training centre on the...
John Smith - a participant in the Open Mic event at Dunamaise Arts Centre , Portlaoise during the Leaves Literary Festival

Open Mic event for the Laois Bealtaine Festival

As part of the Laois Bealtaine Festival 2017 the Arts Office, Laois County Council in partnership with the Dunamaise Arts Centre will present an...
Gardaí are on the scene in Stradbally

Gardai on the scene at crash near Rock of Dunamase

Gardaí are on the scene this morning following an accident near the Rock of Dunamase. A two car collision took place at some stage this...
Britain's Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, will be in Kilkenny today

Fancy meeting some Royalty? Two of them will be nearby tomorrow

Have you ever fancied meeting some of the British Royal family? Well, tomorrow could be your lucky day as two of them will be...
Alligator heads among items seized by customs in Portlaoise

Alligator heads and live bees among items seized by customs in Laois in 2016

Eight alligator heads and an active bird nest from China were among a number of bizarre items seized by Customs at An Post’s mail...

Timahoe student newspaper wins regional award for Timahoe NS

A newspaper created by the 6th class pupils in Timahoe NS has won a regional award at the Our World Irish Aid Programme. The awards,...

Huge turnout at first Rathdowney Darkness into Light

The streets of Rathdowney were packed this morning for the first official Darkness into Light. While the town had held an event similar to this...

In Pictures: Estimated crowd of 2,000 take part in Mountmellick Darkness into Light

There was a mighty crowd at the Mountmellick Darkness into Light run/walk this morning. John Flavin, one of the main men behind the event, said...
Gardai are investigating the incident in Portarlington

15-year-old boy missing from Portlaoise

Gardaí are trying to trace 15-year-old Jason Collins, who is missing since April 27. Jason is described as being 5’ 5’’ with black hair and of medium...
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