Chicago Post Tribune embraces Munster,Limerick and Croom

It is indeed an honour to see my post about the Munster Rugby Team Homecoming in Limerick appearing on the Chicago Post Tribune. Croom,Limerick and Munster are now known about and seen by a greater audience as a result of this site which i set up myself back in November 2007. To submit local news … Continue reading


Munster the new European Rugby Champions 2008 received a Civic Reception at the Limerick City Hall to acknowledge their incredible achievement in winning the Heineken European Cup for the 2nd Time.They were greeted by the Mayor of Limerick Ger Fahey  and the Kevin Sheahan The Cathaoirleach of Limerick County Council The Munster Team … Continue reading

Munster Homecoming Limerick 2008

Thousands lined the streets of Limerick City today to welcome back the European Heineken Cup for the second time in three years after their famous victory over Toulouse at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday .There was a civic reception at the Limerick Civic Hall ,followed by a victory parade on an open top … Continue reading

Limerick 1-08 Tipperary 1-05 Munster Senior Football Championship

Limerick are through to to the Munster SFC semi-final to face Cork after a deserved win over Tipperary in Fermoy yesterday. Limerick will have to up on this performance if they are to match Cork in their next outing, but a win is a win, a much need one at that after a mediocre league … Continue reading

Magnificient Munster European Rugby Champions 2008

Paul O Connell with the Heineken European Cup at Shannon Airport 2am Munster captain Paul O’Connell added: “I think it is more satisfying than last time. “We have an incredible bunch of people and you feel a pressure when you wear the jersey which is so special to all of us.”It was tough campaign and it is just … Continue reading

Paul O Connell Croom Connection for Munster

Paul O Connell Munster This weekend the Maigueside and the Croom District will have a major interest in the Heineken European Rugby Final, it will be a proud day for the Quilty family Donoman when their nephew Paul O Connell will be leading the Munster Squad on the grounds of the Cardiff Arms Park  hoping … Continue reading


The Croom /Blarney proposed road development and design team are now planning the Croom/Cork road development plan.  The scheme involves 37 Km of Dual Carriageway including Bypasses of Buttevant and Charleville extending from North of Newtwopothouse and the Southern end of the Croom Bypass linking with Patrickswell.  The forty strong engineering team with its headquarters … Continue reading


The young children from Banogue national school receive their first holy communion on Saturday last in St. Peter and Paul’s Church, Banogue.  Those who received holy communion Lauren Corrigan, Casey Dillon, Kathleen Dore, Chloe Laffan, Michelle O’Connor, Sabrina O’Donnell, William Quilligan.


The small parish of Banogue are initiating the publication on the history of Banogue And a meeting of past pupils of Banogue will be held in Banogue School on this Thursday evening 22nd May at 8.00 p.m. with a view to writing a book on the history of Banogue.  Anybody who feels that they would … Continue reading


The Corpus Christi procession will take place on Sunday next May 25th. after the 11.30 Mass the feast of the Body and Blood of Christ.  The procession of the Blessed Sacrament takes from the church to St. Mary’s Meadow (the Well Meadow) there Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament will conclude the ceremony.  The liturgy group … Continue reading