49 days after the Do It For Dan campaign was launched – organisers believe they have almost reached their €2.1 million goal.
Gardai made a stunning discovery of over €1.2 million worth of cannabis herb in a ditch on the Laois-Carlow border last Friday evening.
Each day, many families receive life altering news; the good and the bad. My news came five months ago, in the form of a text from my doctor’s secretary.
Tributes have been paid to a Laois child care worker who sadly passed away Tuesday. Stradbally woman Nina McEvoy died following an illness and she is fondly remembered by those who knew her.
The arrival of the Coronavirus has changed just about everything in how we live our lives – even how we operate after we’ve had a baby.
Valerie Moore, the General Manager of Oakdale Nursing Home in Portarlington has confirmed, that following a meeting Wednesday morning, arrangements are now in place for the HSE to relocate staff to the home.
The Irish Daily Star is reporting that Portlaoise man Finbarr O’Rourke, 41, was released from Shelton Abbey prison in Wicklow last Thursday – four years and a half years into his sentence.
Gardai have began an investigation following the unexplained deaths of two women in Tullamore in Offaly. One of the two women who sadly passed away is believed to be from Portlaoise.
Laois GAA have informed the clubs of the county that there is “a strong possibility” that the senior and junior football championships may be brought forward to the weekend of July 9 if current restrictions are lifted and games are allowed to go ahead in July.
The Arles-Kilcruise man made a huge contribution to the Laois jersey over the years though an impressive senior career was pock-marked with more than his fair share of injuries and sickness at the wrong time.