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Wedding bells, voting, the Skies oer Ballyroan and championship countdown

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union A wedding, an election and a Leinster championship football match. This is certainly no ordinary weekend...

1979 Election Memories: The men in suits, the dealing in Donoghues,...

Forty years ago in 1979 the first ever direct elections to the European Parliament were held in tandem with the local elections on June...

The six Laois local election hopefuls who are no-poster candidates

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Posters versus no posters has been a topic raised in council chambers and on door...

Comment: Give out about politicians all you want but take your...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union This time five years ago - Friday, May 23, 2014 - a total of 33,333...

Retiring councillors leave a gap of opportunity in Castlecomer

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union If there is any such thing as a handy Council seat, well then there’s one...

WATCH: Portlaoise Local Election candidate Thomasina Connell on why she should...

Local Election candidate Thomasina Connell, who is running for Fine Gael in the Portlaoise area, has released a video explaining her credentials and why...

PROFILED: The full list of candidates running for Local Election in...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The people of Laois and Ireland will be asked to vote in the Local Elections this Friday. There...

Election Countdown: Where the Laois votes will be counted

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The people of Laois and Ireland will be asked to vote in the Local Elections, European...

Ground hurling, the GAA vote and the Rosenallis factor all in...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union One of the puzzling anomalies of Laois-Offaly politics is how villages like Ballacolla and Bracknagh...

PROFILED: The full list of candidates running for Local Election in...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The people of Laois and Ireland will be asked to vote in the Local Elections this Friday. There...

Moment in Time: Sweeney wades through the muck to deliver Sewage Scheme for Ballyroan

There's many things that local councillors can be proud of - but for Ballyroan-based Fine Gael candidate Mary Sweeney, the delivery of a long-awaited...

Graiguecullen candidates in the mix as Carlow set to vote in...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union As the country gets set to go to the polls this week in the European...

Nine candidates in the mix for six seats in Graiguecullen-Portarlington

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union In keeping with the lower number of candidates this year putting themselves forward for election,...

LISTEN: LaoisToday political podcast looks ahead to this week’s Local Elections

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Nearly there now. After weeks of canvassing and years of planning in some cases, the...

Council candidates do battle with one eye on next general election...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union There is more at stake in Friday’s local elections than the Council seats in Tipperary...

PROFILED: The full list of candidates running for Local Election in...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The people of Laois and Ireland will be asked to vote in the Local Elections this...

Big battle in store as 16 candidates in the mix for...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union With fewer than ever candidates putting themselves forward for local elections across the country this...

Big changes across the border in this year’s Kildare Local Elections

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union In the final week of the Local Elections campaign, we’re keeping an eye on what’s...

Election Diary: Webmill Hub in Mountmellick, a letter to the Minister...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Fergal Conroy welcomes Webmill in Mountmellick Mountmellick based local election candidate Fergal Conroy has welcomed the...

1991 Election Memories: Liam Hyland champion of rural Ireland; Cathy Honan’s...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union ‘Plus ca change, plus c’est la meme chose’, the more it changes, the more they...

Living with a county councillor – we speak to three families...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union As part of our coverage coming up to the Local Elections on Friday May 24,...

Changes on the way in Offaly Local Elections – as women...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union The political interests in Laois and Offaly have almost forever been intertwined, the two counties...

Row erupts between Fine Gael Local Election candidates over posters

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union A row over posters has erupted in the Graiguecullen-Portarlington area between two Fine Gael Local...

Issue of Climate Change ‘is coming up on the doors’

The issue of climate change and extreme weather events is a topic that is coming up on the doors in the build up to...

Moment in Time: Remembering Thomasina Connell’s 2016 General Election Campaign

The most recent time the country went to the polls for an election was in February 2016 for a General Election. Locally it saw the...

Election Diary: Madigan calls for more play areas; movement on Carlow...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Call for more play areas Portlaoise councillor, Pauline Madigan has called for the provision of more...

Cllr Noel Tuohy – ‘I do it because I care about...

Portlaoise man Noel Tuohy joined the ranks of Laois County Council back in 2014 though he had long been a community activist before the...

Election Diary: Saving Main Street, illegal dumping and EIB funding for...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union Helping Main Street As election time nears, RENUA Ireland candidate Dominic Dunne has promised to help...

2009 Election Memories: End of the Bertie era, end of the...

Brought to you in association with People First Credit Union When Bertie Ahern won his hat-trick of general elections and was installed for his third...

Gardaí launch investigation after election candidate reports stolen election posters

A candidate for a seat on Laois County Council has claimed that his election posters have been stolen, and that he has reported the...