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Heroic Dundalk push Warsaw all the way

Dundalk FC’s brave bid to reach the Champions League group stages fell just short despite a heroic display against Legia Warsaw on Tuesday night. The Oriel Park men were given very little chance when they travelled to the Polish Army … Continue reading

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Conor aims to help others

A man who is living proof of the value of having defibrillators in the community is showing his appreciation in the best possible way by preparing himself to help others who find themselves in a similar position, having trained as … Continue reading

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Cara Cancer Support Group race day

Back in 2014 the Cara Cancer Support Centre opened their doors in Williamson’s Place as they attempted to provide a place where anybody around the area who has been affected by cancer can drop in for some guidance and support. … Continue reading

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Leaving Cert students learn their fate

School principals around Dundalk have reported a general mood of relief and happiness as students collected last week’s Leaving Cert results. According to St Vincent’s principal Deirdre Matthews most of her sixth year Leaving Cert girls were thrilled with their … Continue reading

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On top of the world

Dundalk dancers are on top of the world after members of Funky Feet were crowned world champions in the United States. The group competed at the 20th annual World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) in LA, where they represented Ireland, … Continue reading

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Company addresses concerns over trees

BWG Foods the owners of a new Value Centre cash and carry which is currently being built on the Ecco Road has released a statement to ease fears of local residents who have expressed dismay at a number of trees … Continue reading

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Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust fundraiser

Dowdallshill is the venue for a very worthwhile fundraiser this coming Friday to help raise much needed funds for the ‘Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust’ which helps families to repatriate their loved ones who have died abroad. This event is being … Continue reading

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Louth women ready to bare all to fight cancer

Participants from Louth are being encouraged to take part in a special fundraising event in aid of the Northeast Oncology Unit based in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital. Sunday September 11 will see local women strip off at a secret … Continue reading

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Magnificent Dundalk in dreamland

Dundalk FC enjoyed its greatest ever night when they stunned the strongly fancied BATEBorisov to reach the last qualifying round of the Champions League. On a night of raw emotion in Tallaght the Lilywhites continued their remarkable resurgence from the … Continue reading

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Pat uncovers a piece of history

What appeared initially to be a relatively small maintenance job resulted in the uncovering of a real piece of local history on a Dundalk street. Pat McGinn, was working on a post box at The Crescent when his curiosity and … Continue reading

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