Mick and Valerie Dolan honoured with Mayoral Reception

Mick and Valerie Dolan honoured with Mayoral Reception

The reception began with a moment of remembrance for the late Dolores O’Riordan, with musicians David Idioh and Brian Finn playing the instrumental version of ‘Zombie’ by the Cranberries. Following this Mayor Seán Lynch began to describe all the work the couple have done in Limerick to support local music and arts groups.

CJ Stander St Munchins Community Centre Fundraiser Launch

CJ Stander St Munchins Community Centre Fundraiser Launch

Crowds turned out for the CJ Stander St Munchins community centre fundraiser launch after the centre had a devastating fire which destroyed their hairdressing facilities due to a technical fault. They need to raise €9,000 to rebuild the facilities to a good standard and hopefully from the turnout of the launch, that will be no problem. Along with appearing for photographs and signing autographs for all who attended, CJ also donated a prize for the fundraising raffle taking place on March 16th.

Vicky Phelan, Limerick Mother of Two Refuses to Stop Fighting for her Life

Vicky Phelan, Limerick Mother of Two Refuses to Stop Fighting for her Life

Vicky Phelan, a loving wife, and a devoted mother of two is going through the horrible experience of fighting a life-limiting disease for the second time. She was first diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2014, a horrible disease she managed to beat, until last November.

George RR Martins Nightflyers Launch into Production by NBC Universal

George RR Martins Nightflyers Launch into Production by NBC Universal

The exciting news of filming in Limerick continues, as just the other day in Dublin, NBC officially launched the science fiction fantasy that we’re all dying to see. Hundreds of locals have been employed for the task, from cameramen to on set extras.

Nothing but smiles at the Limerick Mental Health Association Smiley Pancake Campaign hosted throughout Limerick!

Nothing but smiles at the Limerick Mental Health Association Smiley Pancake Campaign hosted throughout Limerick!

Pancake Tuesday took place on 13th February this year and to celebrate it Limerick Mental Health Association hosted the Smiley Pancake campaign. This year the Limerick Mental Health Association Smiley Pancake campaign was hosted by three of the best hotels in the city, the Savoy Hotel, the George Hotel and the Strand Hotel.

Limerick schools give a warm welcome to the SciFest 2018 fair

Limerick schools give a warm welcome to the SciFest 2018 fair

SciFest was founded in 2008 by CEO Sheila Porter, after the success of the pilot in 2006 and 2007. Sheila Porter came up with the idea for SciFest through her time as a science teacher and seeing how much fairs like this help students. And now SciFest 2018 is coming to Limerick!

Savage Town exhibition launch shows the best of Limerick talent

Savage Town exhibition launch shows the best of Limerick talent

Limerick comic book artist’s Declan Shalvey and Philip Barrett launched the Savage Town exhibition at Ormston House last week. ‘Savage Town’ is an original Irish graphic crime novel from Declan, Philip and Jordie Bellaire, a two-timer Eisner winning colourist.

Working Out . . . I don’t love it

Working Out . . . I don’t love it

Between work, helping my mum out with my little brother and helping my boyfriend with his leg injury. I am a busy bee. I am rushing and running around Limerick, and I'm about to take on a photography course with Shaw Academy also. Still, I'm going to keep doing my workouts, not because I love them, but because I feel better about myself with them.

My 30 Day Challenge Against Myself

My 30 Day Challenge Against Myself

My 21st Birthday is twenty weeks away starting Wednesday and for it, I want to be my ideal weight. For this to happen I must lose another fifty pounds in this short period of time. Am I bricking it? Absolutely. Will this be hard? You can bet on it. Am I going to achieve it? I really hope so.