International award for poet Lisa Acheson

Lisa Acheson from Ennis has been awarded a Certificate of Honourable Mention for a poem in The International Competition for Writers with Disabilities.

Mary Howard is Sunflower Hospice Hero

Ennis councillor Mary Howard has been honoured with a ‘Sunflower Hospice Hero’ award for her outstanding dedication to The Clare Hospice at Cahercalla.

Howard encourages clubs to apply for grants

Fine Gael Councillor Mary Howard, has encouraged local youth clubs to apply for grants under a new €1.17 million fund announced by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone.

SafeTalk training workshop in Ennis

Ennis Lions Club along with Cllr Mary Howard are organising a SafeTalk training workshop in the Templegate Hotel in Ennis on Thursday April the 27th - registration at 5.30 and the workshop begins at 6pm.

Businesses asked to be judicious with St Patrick’s Day...

An Ennis councillor is calling on the town's businesses to act judiciously when selling to young people on St Patrick's Day.

Call for stricter penalties for defibrillator vandals

Ennis Councillor Mary Howard is seeking stricter penalties for anyone who damages lifesaving defibrillators.

Musical instrument appeal at Ennis schools

Following on from the success of last year’s Instrument Appeal the event will run again this Christmas.

Civic reception awaits Oscar Traynor heroes

Clare’s Oscar Traynor winning soccer team will be honoured by Clare County Council with a civic reception in the coming months.