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21 hrs ago | Dundalk Today

Gardai opposed bail for woman charged with arson

Gardai opposed the granting of bail to a 26 year-old mother of one who is accused of arson following a house fire in which a 70 year-old woman was seriously injured.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Advertiser

Tributes to Darlington's 'king of Grange Road'

SHOPS and businesses in a Darlington shopping street will fall silent in tribute to one of the town's most recognisable characters, who died suddenly this week.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Independent.ie

Bedroom blast girls still battling injuries

Two young girls injured in an explosion at a house in Drogheda remain in hospital with serious injuries almost a month after it happened.

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Related Topix: Explosion, Ireland, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Session

The Providence

The story goes that Michael Coleman & Lad O'Beirne came up with this tune on a train ride to Providence, RI from New York City.

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Related Topix: Providence, RI, Wedding, Ireland, World News,

Independent.ie

Families outraged over lack of bus to Educate Together secondary school

Emma Dunne and daughter Isobel , left; Lisa Moore and daughter Laragh ; and Wioletta Wielichowska and her daughter Patrycja Baranowska.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Independent.ie

100,000 commuters affected by rail strikes today

Ireland's railways have ground to a halt for a second day in a row, crippling the country's transport network and leaving 100,000 passengers taking to cars and buses.

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Dundalk Today

Charged with a 3m drugs haul on M1

An English woman charged in connection with an alleged 3 million drugs seizure on the M1 motorway, was granted bail at Dundalk district court last Thursday.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Dundalk Today

'Louth Land League' to support families in fight against banks

The group's aim is to support individuals and families who are experiencing debt and who may lose their homes and or business as a result.

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Independent.ie

Educate Together makes history with first secondary school

Ballymakenny College, in Drogheda Co Louth, is one of three new second-level schools opening over the coming days in which the multi-denominational educational charity is involved either as patron, joint patron or partner.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Independent.ie

Irish fighters: we're soldiers of summer, not jihadists

Kurdish Peshmerga forces stand guard near the town of Makhmur, south of Erbil, capital of Iraqi Kurdistan after Islamic State insurgents withdrew Researchers who interviewed Irish fighters and their families found they denied being jihadists or terrorists and expressed other motivations for taking up arms.

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Dromore Today

Banbridge gallery hosts new Parallel Visions exhibition

The FE McWilliam Gallery and Studio, Banbridge will be hosting an exhibition entitled 'Parallel Visions', which runs from Friday August 29 until Saturday November 15. The exhibition, drawn from the collection of the Irish Museum of Modern Art , runs in conjunction with the Highlanes Gallery in Drogheda.

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Related Topix: Ireland, World News, The Collection, Techno

Wed Aug 20, 2014

BreakingNews.ie

INMO calls for action on Drogheda hospital problems

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation is calling for a strategic plan to alleviate overcrowding and staff shortages at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Independent.ie

Woman (26) charged with arson at pensioner's home

A YOUNG woman has been remanded in custody after being charged with arson in relation to a house fire in Drogheda.

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Related Topix: Ireland, World News, Fire

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Independent.ie

Dublin is no longer the one and only 'dirty old town'

THE capital isn't the only dirty old town around, as a part of the 'people's republic' has also been deemed a "litter blackspot".

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Newsday

Arrests over fire that injured woman

Three men have been arrested over a suspicious house fire in the Republic of Ireland that left a woman in her 70s seriously injured.

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UTV

Michael Wilson: Welcome Alison

And so it begins... over the coming days, we'll be making a number of exciting announcements about UTV Ireland.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Dundalk Today

Ardee Community School set to benefit from broadband network

Ardee Educate Together is one of 12 secondary schools in Louth which will benefit from a new superfast broadband service to be delivered in the county.

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Independent.ie

TODAY - Independent.ie

Maureen O'Hara , iconic Irish actress, is 94. Sean Penn , two-time Oscar-winning actor, is 54. Belinda Carlisle , singer, is 56. Robert De Niro , legendary Hollywood star, is 71. Helen Williams, Drogheda-based Bridge player, is 80. Kevin Rowland , singer with Dexys Midnight Runners, is 61. Thierry Henry , French footballer, is 37. Rosalynn Carter, ... (more)

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Independent.ie

Blind woman dies after falling in front of train

THE family of a visually impaired woman killed by a high-speed train believe she tripped and fell on the tracks due to her disability.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Ireland, World News

Independent.ie

Woman (57) critical after tripping on platform, falling onto tracks...

PASSENGERS watched in horror as a train ran over a woman who had fallen onto the tracks at the Raheny train station in Dublin this afternoon.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Ireland, World News

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