Andrew [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up A 25-year-old Limerick man has died following a single car accident overnight.The single-car crash, where the male died following a collision with a pole, happened at Ballyphillip in Banogue.The crash happened shortly before midnight and the man’s remains were taken to the University Hospital Limerick after he was pronounced dead. A post mortem will take place later today.The road is currently closed while a forensic examination is carried out.Local diversions are in place for a period today.Newcastle West Garda Station is conducting the investigation and are appealing for witnesses. Print Previous article29th Milford Hospice Harvest Fair to draw thousandsNext articleFilm Limerick’s €15,000 bursary Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie NewsBreaking newsLimerick man dies in overnight crashBy Staff Reporter – August 18, 2014 657 Email WhatsApp Linkedin Facebook Twitter Advertisement
Facebook16Tweet0Pin0Submitted by Emily Kolano for Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10)For the seventh annual Valentines for Veterans Drive, Congressman Denny Heck (WA-10) is encouraging local students to design and decorate valentines to thank veterans and first responders in the South Sound community. Congressman Heck and his office will deliver the cards to veterans’ organizations and first responders on Valentine’s Day.Over the previous six Valentines for Veterans drives, Congressman Heck’s office has collected more than 30,000 valentines to distribute to local heroes.“Every year, I’m impressed with the incredible artwork and heartfelt messages South Sound students pack into their cards to first responders and veterans,” Heck said. “Our students know the service and sacrifice involved in keeping our community safe, and they’re always eager to share their gratitude.”Students of all grade levels and ages are welcome to participate. Participants can drop off Valentine’s Day cards at Congressman Heck’s district offices between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, January 24 – February 8. Teachers and school districts can contact the Pierce County office at (253) 533-8332 or the Thurston/Mason County office at (360) 459-8514 to arrange an appointment for large pickups.The Pierce County office is located in the Lakewood City Hall:6000 Main Street SW, Suite 3BLakewood, WA, 98499The Thurston/Mason County office is located on the third floor of Lacey City Hall:420 College Street SE, Third FloorLacey, WA 98503Press interested in covering the Valentine-making process at area schools or the delivery to local veterans and first responders can contact Lauren Adler at [email protected] or 253-363-0527.