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Delight as Zoe fund reaches target

The parents of Zoe Murphy have thanked the people of Dundalk for helping them raise €100,000 which will enable their two-year old daughter Zoe to travel to America for a life changing operation. Lynda Bannon and Eamon Murphy stated that … Continue reading

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Local school hosts Abair event

Coláiste Chú Chulainn and Coláiste Lú were delighted to host ‘Abair’, the Irish public speaking competition on Friday February 1. Teachers and students from various secondary schools in Dundalk and Newry visited the school and enjoyed a day of informative … Continue reading

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Spirits high for return of Special Olympics

Spirits were high and smiles all around at Dundalk Special Olympics Club, first training session for 2019. The club trains every Saturday at Blackrock Community Centre from 11.30am to 1pm Athletes, parents and volunteers were thrilled to see each other … Continue reading

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Young sport stars continue to shine

It proved to be another memorable weekend on the sporting front as some of Dundalk’s most talented athletes once again made their mark on the national and international stage. It was a weekend to remember for the rising star of … Continue reading

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Zoe appeal on course to reach target

Last July Eamonn Murphy and Lynda Bannon faced the daunting task of raising €100,000 to pay for a life changing operation for their two-year old daughter Zoe. Thanks to the generosity of the people of Dundalk they are on the … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day events planned

A new committee set up to make plans for a St Patrick’s Day parade in Dundalk have stated that there is not enough time to organise one for this year but that they do intend to mark the day with … Continue reading

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First Dates for St Valentine’s Day

DONEGAN’S of Monasterboice are running their own unique version of the very successful programme by hosting “First Dates Donegan’s” on St Valentine’s Day this year. If you have seen the programme “First Dates Ireland” and think you could do better, … Continue reading

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Traders face an anxious wait

Traders in Bridge Street face an anxious wait to find out if they will be included for a funding upgrade under the Government’s Project Ireland 2040 programme. Traders were disappointed last year when it was announced that Bridge Street would … Continue reading

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Lego treat for kids at The Marshes

Lego will be the theme as Dundalk children enjoy the first kids club of 2019 at Marshes Shopping Centre on Saturday, January 26. There will be lots happening to keep children entertained at Marshes Little Monsters kids club from Noon … Continue reading

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Emma celebrates 100 years of Dail Eireann

A Second Year student from St Vincents School was one of 15 young people across Ireland who delivered presentations at the Mansion House, Dublin, as part of the Houses of the Oireachtas programme commemorating the 100th anniversary of the First … Continue reading

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