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Riverside complex in Portarlington fetches staggering fee

40 apartments in Portarlington sell for €1.5 million

40 apartments and three houses fetched a staggering €1.5 million at an auction this morning. The lot, which is at Riverside on the Offaly side...

Here’s what’s on this week in the Laois Walks Festival

The Laois Walks Festival got underway over the weekend with walks in Emo, Stradbally and Clonaslee. And while Monday is a day off throughout the...

In Pictures: Glorious day for Tractor Run in Fisherstown

There was a big crowd in Fisherstown on Sunday afternoon for the annual charity Tractor Run which started and finished at the Fisherman's Thatched...
Some of the winners at the IPB All-Island Pride of Place

Two Laois entries in Pride of Place competition

After a break of four years,  Laois will again be represented in the 2017 IPB All-Island Pride of Place competition. This competition allows communities across...
The Laois Walks Festival, which runs for the month of July, gets underway this weekend

With 28 locations throughout July, the Laois Walks Festival gets underway this weekend

They expect to welcome over 2000 walkers over the course of the month at 28 locations around the county. And if you want to get to...
Gardai are appealing for information after the robbery at the pub

Road re-opens after tree falls on car

Gardaí were on the scene this afternoon after a tree fell on a car. The incident occurred a short time ago on the road between Garryhinch...
The Sinn Fein TD says the houses in Mountrath will be built shortly

Works to begin on vacant social housing scheme in Mountrath

Sinn Fein TD Brian Stanley says that works on a vacant social housing scheme in Mountrath will begin shortly. He has announced that the contract has...
Cork native Kevin Donovan will run for charity in Rosenallis tonight

32 Counties, 32 Races, one man – who is coming to Laois

Cork native Kevin Donovan (33) from Midleton Co Cork is taking part in a race in every county in Ireland in aid of two...

Michael Onalimi needs your vote

Mountmellick man Michael Onalimi is in with a chance of winning a Nissan Generation jeep to use for the next week. He has been nominated...

In Pictures: Opening of new Ballyroan primary school

There was a great atmosphere in Ballyroan on Wednesday afternoon as the new primary school in the village was officially opened. The students of Scoil...
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