Grace 2nd in national Live Life film contest
Carlow Student Grace Murphy has come second in the National 'Live Life, Love Day' Film Competition in IT Tralee. The day was held in memory of the inspirational Donal Walsh and in co-operation with the Live Life Foundation.
380 business premises left lying empty
A TOTAL of 380 of the 2,849 commercial addresses recorded in Carlow in 2013 were vacant, according to new figures published by GeoDirectory last week.
Homes here face 3rd highest bills - Big Energy Switch
Customers in County Carlow have the third highest average electricity bills in the country, according to a new survey of consumers who have joined the Big Energy Switch.
Three Carlow singers in Pan Celtic National final
A total of three Carlow singer/songwriters are set to battle it out in the Pan Celtic National Song Contest which will take place in the Seven Oaks Hotel, Carlow on Saturday, March 8 at 8 p.m.
Magical trip for kids on the Easter express
Following the massive success of their Santa Train which sold over 45,000 tickets last year, leading destination and activity store Rathwood has announced that it will once again host an Easter Train event this year.
Cupla celebrate 30 years on stage
Cupla (otherwise known as Richie Kelly and Pat Ryan) will take to the stage at the Lord Bagenal Hotel, Leighlinbridge, on Sunday, March 13,to celebrate thirty years on the entertainment scene.
Residents urged to attend pylon meeting
Residents in the Leighlinbridge area are being encouraged to attend a meeting on Friday March 14 at the Parish Centre in a bid to prevent a company from erecting massive wind turbines in the area.
A MAJOR Garda investigation is under way after hundreds of customers of Bank of Ireland branches in Borris and Graiguenamanagh had their savings stolen in the latest bank card skimming scam to strike the South East.
Rangers 'fine tuned' for final thanks to Pat
Mount Leinster Rangers fans and many others around Carlow have been humming the same tune over the past week as they get ready for the All Ireland Club Hurling Final on St Patrick's Day.
Saoirse in running for award at IFTAs
Ardattin teenager Saoirse Ronan has been nominated in the Best Lead Actress category at this year's Irish Film and Television Awards (IFTAs).