Carlow County Council put a woman and her son up in a hotel last night
Earlier this year, Vodafone and Siro announced they would be rolling out two years of free broadband for local business hubs
Four residents have now moved into Dinan Lodge in Jenkinstown while another four have now moved into Gleann na Bearú in Bagenalstown.
Brendan McDonald from Laois will now be taking over the role of Regional Manager for this area from the 8th of May.
Meanwhile, emergency services are still dealing with a major oil spill in Tullow town.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a lung illness which appears to be particularly prevalent in Carlow
They claim they've been misled by the HSE
Local buildings including Kilkenny Castle, the Visual Theatre, Carlow Library and Carlow County Buildings are lighting up green today.
Applications for this year's competition rose by 30% in Kilkenny and 23% in Carlow with 38 and 17 applications respectively.
It happened at about 2.40pm