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Dundalk is open for business

Dundalk is ready to take advantage of the disruption caused to the British economy as a result of the decision to leave the EU, with the clear message being sent out that the town is very much open for business. … Continue reading

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Joe Biden returns to his roots

Vice President Joe Biden returned to the land of his ancestors over the weekend as he visited the Cooley peninsula taking in stops at Fitzpatrick’s restaurant, Lily Finnegan’s Carlingford Heritage Centre and Kilwirra church and cemetery in Templetown where he … Continue reading

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Amelia donates hair to charity

Kind hearted Amelia Wojciechowska has donated 12 inches of her hair to a local wig making company who make wigs for people undergoing chemotherapy. Eight year old Amelia who is from Dundalk had not had a hair cut in two … Continue reading

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Castletown Girls school fun day

Castletown Girls School held their Sports Day recently and the weather Gods were smiling as the school enjoyed a fine day in the De La Salle field behind the school. The day was split into two parts with the morning … Continue reading

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Dundalk FC face trip to Iceland

Dundalk will play Icelandic champions FH Hafnardjodour in the second qualifying round of this season’s Champions League with manager Stephen Kenny describing them as an ‘unknown quantity’ at the moment. Like last season Dundalk will begin their Champions League adventure … Continue reading

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Funky Feet to represent Ireland

Local dance school ‘Funky Feet’ have set their sights on gold as they are getting ready to take on 63 other countries at the World Championships of Performing Arts in Long Beach, California this July. Under the direction of Stacey … Continue reading

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Call to support walk for The Birches

A walk to raise funds for The Birches Alzheimers centre in Dundalk will take place on Sunday June 26 in Ravensdale. All are invited to take part in this fun family occasion with walks to suit all levels of fitness, … Continue reading

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Family aims to become Ireland’s fittest

A Dundalk family have qualified to take part in the fourth season of hit RTE series ‘Ireland’s Fittest Family’. The Broadhurst family who live in Muirhevnamor travelled to Athlone last weekend where they competed against 55 families to try and … Continue reading

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Teen arrested following assault

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating a serious assault that occurred on Crowe St last weekend on the 11th June. An altercation occurred shortly before 2am between a number of males, one male was seriously injured and taken to Our Lady … Continue reading

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St Peter’s NS recreate events of 1916

The pupils of St. Peter`s NS delivered an exciting yet poignant rendering of “March to Glory” production at the St. Josephs GFC Centre on Thursday June 9. Prior to the commencement of the production a minutes silence was observed for … Continue reading

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