Ballina, Ireland Newswire

Ballina, Ireland Newswire

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  1. Keenan and Gardiner to face off again in Elite finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    Martin Keenan ensured that there will be one male defending champion in next Saturday's National Elite finals at the National Stadium in Dublin. The Rathkeale BC super-heavy beat Dubliner John McDonnell on a unanimous decision at the Stadium tonight to set up a Limerick versus Tipperary showdown with Dean Gardiner - a repeat of a box-off for a place on the Irish European team , which Gardiner, an ex Irish Elite champion, won last year.

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  2. Champions Walsh and Mongan dethroned in semi-finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RTE.ie

    Defending welterweight and lightweight champions Dean Walsh and Pat Mongan bowed out of the National Elite Championships on split decisions at the semi-final stage at Dublin's National Stadium on Friday night. Wexford native Walsh, who was aiming for five in a row, was edged on a 3-2 split by Galway's former World Junior medalist Kieran Molloy, who said during the week that he felt "now was his time".

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  3. New post office contract to be offered for ArdnareeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | RTE.ie

    An Post is to offer a new contract for the provision of post office services at Ardnaree, near Ballina in Co Mayo. There was a significant local response to a consultation process on the future of the service there, which was started after the serving postmaster signalled his intention to retire later this year.

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  4. Teachers writing their own historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Independent.ie

    The Irish National Teachers' Organisation is 150. A new book detailing its journey to the position of influence it holds today is reviewed by John Walshe The Irish National Teachers' Organisation is the most successful lobbying machine in education.

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  5. Hurling divisions 2 and 3 round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 28 | RTE.ie

    There were victories for Joe McDonagh Cup contenders Westmeath, Meath and Kerry in Division 2A of the Allianz Hurling League today. Despite having a man sent off, The Lake County were level at half-time, 0-8 apiece.

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  6. Nervous anticipation for Corey ahead of Armagh clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 21 | RTE.ie

    Sligo manager Cathal Corey admits that nerves will play a part ahead of their league opener against Armagh next Sunday, but nevertheless is satisfied with the way his squad is shaping up. Corey, who was appointed Yeats County manager last October, previously guided Naomh Conaill to a Donegal senior title and has also worked with UUJ and Slaughtneil.

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  7. Mayo hang on to deny Sligo in Connacht LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 21 | RTE.ie

    A spirited second-half performance from Sligo wasn't enough as Mayo held on for victory in their Connacht FBD Insurance League clash in Ballina. A 44-minute goal from Mayo's Jason Doherty ultimately was decisive as Stephen Rochford's side prevailed by two points - 1-10 to 0-11.

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  8. Take a look inside former President Mary Robinson's home which just ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 21 | Independent.ie

    Massbrook House, one of the more celebrated properties to change hands at the end of 2017, was the home of former President Mary Robinson and her husband, Nick. Massbrook House, one of the more celebrated properties to change hands at the end of 2017, was the home of former President Mary Robinson and her husband, Nick.

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  9. Guess which discount store is opening a new fashion outletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Leinster Express

    Dealz has announced it will open 30 PEP&CO 'shop-in-shop' fashion outlets in its stores creating over 120 Irish jobs, taking Ireland's leading discount retailer to new fashion heights. The first ten shop-in-shops will appear in Dealz flagship store in Blanchardstown, Kilkenny, Dundrum, Naas, Newbridge, Gorey, Athy, Finglas, Ballina and Castlebar.

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  10. Bargain hunting? Discount store to sell clothes for as little as a 1.50Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Independent.ie

    Shoppers can expect clothes from as little as 1.50 with the opening of 30 Pep&Co concession fashion stores in Dealz shops around the country. Shoppers can expect clothes from as little as 1.50 with the opening of 30 Pep&Co concession fashion stores in Dealz shops around the country.

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  11. Verdict of accidental death at Mayo inquestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | RTE.ie

    The inquest heard Bridget McHale's dog had laid down on a level crossing and would not move, despite his owner's urgings A verdict of accidental death has been returned at the inquest into the death of a woman who was struck by a train in Co Mayo last April. 70-year-old Bridget McHale, from Knockshanvalley, Straide, Foxford, had been trying to move her dog from rail tracks when she was hit by a train bound for Ballina.

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  12. The Irish At TeruelRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2018 | Counterpunch

    From December 1937 through to January and February 1938, Spain experienced harsh weather but, the biting cold and driving snow did little to cease the raging Civil War. As one of the worst winter's in Spanish history took hold, one of the bloodiest battles occured at Teruel in South Aragon.

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  13. Portarlington family hit by drink driving tragedy to front campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Leinster Express

    Drink driving crash victim from Portarlington mum Gillian Treacy, is out of her wheelchair, back on her feet and ready to play an even bigger role in road safety. Mrs Treacy was this week appointed as a Board Director with the RSA, and she hopes she can help prevent further lives being lost due to drink driving on Irish roads.

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  14. Mary Ellen KadlecRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... may be sent for Mary's family through the web at www.jonesfh.com. Mary was born August 4, 1923, in Ballina, Ireland, the daughter of John Kelly and Catherine Irwin. She spent her early childhood in Ireland before sailing to the United States. She ...

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  15. Mayo assemble brand new squad for FBD League gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | RTE.ie

    Mayo manager Stephen Rochford has been forced to assemble a brand new squad for the opening rounds of the FBD Connacht League that begins on Sunday for the Westerners. Rochford has had to trawl for new talent because only three of Mayo's 2017 championship squad are not currently in Malaysia on a team holiday with last year's All-Ireland finalists.

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  16. Storm Eleanor: 55,000 ESB customers without power amid flooding and winds of up to 155km/hRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | BreakingNews.ie

    Update 10pm: Tens of thousands of homes and businesses have been hit with a blackout as Storm Eleanor swept across the country. ESB Networks said at least 55,000 households and other properties had been affected by the widespread outages in the west and north-west.

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  17. 52ac farm basks in the shadow of Nephin peakRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Independent.ie

    The new section of motorway skirting Galway and linking Gort to Tuam is a marvellous addition to travel in the west. In the recent past, my journey north to Ballina would have taken the bones of four hours, but thanks to the new developments I was able to get there in less than two and a half.

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  18. McCormack leads Irish Cross Country team for SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | RTE.ie

    Fionnuala McCormack will make a record-breaking 15th appearance at the European Cross Country Championships to be held in Slovakia next month. McCormack is a two-time European Cross Country champion and was fifth last year in Chia, Italy.

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  19. Lunchtime PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Mother Jones

    This is a house in Ballina, Ireland, just across the river from Killaloe. I love this picture in all its aspects.

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  20. The funerals of Frank StaggRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Irish Republican News

    Frank Stagg who died on hunger strike aged 33, had three funerals and two burials. One funeral had no body and one burial was done in darkness.

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