The trauma of living with a compulsive gambler

GAM-ANON, the fellowship group for family, partners and friends affected by the actions of a gambler, is separate but close, very close to Gamblers...

Builder’s finish to fab Killuragh property

THE River development at Killuragh is where to find a fine four bedroom home set on a large half acre. On the market, this...

Green and Live

KILKENNY rockers Myp Et Jeep are not to be missed when they take to the stage Upstairs in Dolan’s for Green and Live Sessions...

Prisoners in their own home

Mother and daughter subjected to constant intimidationPERSISTENT intimidation and attacks on her home have driven a 19-year-old Limerick student to seek medication to help...

Limerick left out of welfare loop

LIMERICK has been left out of the loop in the new fast tracking system for people who have lost their jobs and are now...

The Day Hurling died

The humiliating scoreline of the 2009 All Ireland hurling semi final between two great hurling traditionalists. Limerick are out of the championship and Liam...

Campaign to extend off-licence opening hours

Fine Wines gather 8,500 signatures in one month THOUSANDS of Limerick people have signed a petition in off-licences across the city and county for...

40% increase in applications for back-to-school clothing scheme

12,500 apply for assistance in Mid West areaBECAUSE of the economic downturn, there has been an increase in demand for the back- to- school...

Harvest Fair to boost Milford Hospice funds

IT’S Harvest Fair time again, the 24th in fact, in aid of Milford Hospice, on August 30.To safeguard against inclement weather, the Fair will...

City hosts major environmental conference

THE largest ever gathering of Irish Catholic theologians will address the issue of responsibility for the environment during a conference in Limerick, from Thursday,...