Connacht, Ireland Newswire

Connacht, Ireland Newswire

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  1. Mighty Maca sRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Galway Advertiser

    This has been the week that saw McDonald's announce the launch of an 'artisan' burger to be called the MacMr, which aims to use Ballymaloe Relish, Charleville Cheddar, Dawn Meats beef, and Dew Valley bacon. The idea of McDonald's selling anything 'artisan' came as a surprise to many in the food world, and it seems now that the company will have to change the description to something a little less aspirational.

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  2. Jobs boost as Deloitte establishes Galway office with thirty new postsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Galway Advertiser

    Pictured at the announcement are: Austin Sammon, audit director, Gerard Casey, audit & advisory Partner; Brendan Jennings, managing partner; Katie O'Connor, audit senior manager; and Brian Farrell, tax director. Galway's financial services sector got a boost this morning with the announcement by Deloitte that it is establishing a Galway office, with the creation of 30 positions.

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  3. Style, decadence, glamour, opulenceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Galway Advertiser

    STOCKINGS, SUSPENDERS, lavish lingerie, suggestive dances, and lashings of sauce, burlesque is no longer about women performing for men, today it is about women performing for women, and artists and audience celebrating the diversity of female forms. All the above will be on display at the first Galway Burlesque Festival which runs from Friday September 18 to Sunday 20, featuring a host of Irish and international performers taking part in shows, competitions, and workshops in the city.

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  4. The Rising's foundations were laid '100 years earlier'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    It was that rarest of events in Irish history. A 2,000-strong force of Irish rebels and their French allies routed a much larger force of British regulars and militia in a famous victory known in revolutionary lore as 'The Races of Castlebar', because of the speed with which the defeated Crown forces reputedly ran away.

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  5. Nurse fined a 2k for taping over mouth of elderly patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    A nurse who put tape over the mouth of an elderly nursing home resident has been fined a 2,000 for professional misconduct. Bimbo Paden , a Filipino nurse at St John's community hospital in Sligo, described the incident as an "act of stupidity".

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  6. Innocoll, Inc. Announces First Patient Dosed In The Xaracoll MATRIX-1 ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | BioSpace

    Innocoll, Inc. Announces First Patient Dosed In The Xaracoll MATRIX-1 Phase III Study For The Treatment Of Postoperative Pain ATHLONE, Ireland, Sept. 2, 2015 -- Innocoll AG , a global, commercial-stage, specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and supplies a range of pharmaceutical products and medical devices using its proprietary collagen-based technologies, today announced that the first patient was dosed in the MATRIX-1 Phase 3 study for the treatment of postoperative pain following open hernioplasty with mesh using XaraColl, Innocoll's surgically implantable and bioresorbable bupivacaine-collagen matrix.

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  7. Free Online Course Connects Ex-Inmates With The Job Skills They NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Switched

    Imagine this scenario: Instead of a judge sentencing an offender to hundreds of hours of community service while behind bars, they are sentenced to hundreds of hours of educational courses -- and those courses are offered for free. Such is the vision of Mike Feerick, the founder of Alison, a Galway, Ireland-based provider of online coursework.

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  8. Fugitive sex offender remanded in custody following arrest on Dubai flight out of DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Independent.ie

    Mian Mujahid Ali Shahid, the Pakistani national who was taken off a plane for Dubai at Dublin Airport last night, has been remanded in custody until tomorrow to appear before an extradition court at the Criminal Courts of Justice. Shahid was arrested by Garda Enda Ledwith on foot of a European Extradition Warrant issued by police in the UK where he is wanted to serve a 30 months jail sentence for sexual assault.

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  9. Molly Madden becomes Mayo's oldest ever living personRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Mayo News

    IRELAND'S oldest woman, Molly Madden passed another milestone in her long life when she officially became the oldest ever living Mayo person. On Tuesday, August 25, 108-year-old Molly Madden from Ballycastle became the county's oldest ever person when she overtook the previous record of 108 years and 260 days.

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  10. Ireland's tourism 'under threat from litter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Independent.ie

    Ireland's valuable tourism industry is under threat from litter, with Dublin city centre second from bottom of the latest cleanliness rankings. While improving standards nationwide ensured no town or city was branded a blackspot, the Irish Business Against Litter alliance warned the capital needs to project an image for the rest of the country.

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  11. Galway, Ireland - Named World's Friendliest CityRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Menlo Park City Council

    Honorable Mayor and Council Members, Little did you know when you picked Galway, Ireland as a Friendship City in year 2013, that it would be named the WORLD'S FRIENDLIEST CITY, in a travel survey. In an article published Friday, August 28, 2015, it stated "The old cliche of the welcoming Irish has been reinforced by a new travel survey which places three of our cities in the top four for global friendliness.

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  12. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    In April of this year, readers of Travel + Leisure named the Holy City the sixth friendliest city in the United States. But it's most recent survey named Charleston the second friendliest in the world, behind only Galway, Ireland.

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  13. Our capital has a million buried stories waiting to be unearthedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Independent.ie

    Workers on the new Luas cross-city line made a grisly discovery recently when they unearthed human remains at Broadstone. But an old cholera cemetery located there is just one of many forgotten burial grounds in Dublin People associate the horror at the heart of the novel Dracula with Transylvania, but Bram Stoker - who was born during the Irish Famine - grew up close to terrible sights to rival anything in his novel.

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  14. Dublin city centre near bottom of litter rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | RTE.ie

    Killarney is the cleanest town in Ireland according to the latest survey on litter, but Dublin city centre has dropped down the rankings and sits near the bottom of the table of 40 towns and cities. The survey , conducted by Irish Business Against Litter and An Taisce, ranks cities and towns around Ireland based on how littered they are.

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  15. Instillo Audience Brings Sophisticated Audience Measurement And Insight Tools To Retail SMB MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | PRWeb

    "Instillo worked with data analysis experts, and its existing customers, to develop highly-visual, chart-driven metrics that anyone can understand at a glance," continues Jayagopi. A sophisticated audience measurement and marketing analysis solution called Instillo Audience is making it easy and affordable for even small local businesses to log, analyze and optimize how they communicate with their on-site customers.

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  16. World Powerboat Association to assess North West locationsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Carrickonshannon Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A bid has been made to get the world's leading powerboat championship promoters to include an Irish base in the North West next year.

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  17. Ireland: Inside the world's best hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Stuff.co.nz

    "There is no such thing here," says the man in a dinner suit who shows us to a table in the castle's grandest restaurant, the George V Dining Room. We had turned up 15 minutes late for dinner but, clearly, it didn't matter at all.

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  18. Tributes to hospital staff who soothe patients and families in time of great needRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Independent.ie

    They are the everyday heroes who quietly go about their work where it really matters - at the coalface. And there is no greater coalface than one of the busiest surgical hospitals in the country.

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  19. At a glance: Championship weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | RTE.ie

    WEATHER Both Saturday and Sunday will bring a mixture of sunshine and showers. Temperatures will range from 15 to 18 degrees.

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  20. Manhunt underway for escaped sex offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Independent.ie

    The Pakistani national, who lived for a time in Scotland, was convicted in his absence at Stafford Crown Court in April of two counts of sexual assault on an 18-year-old woman. Police in the UK, who have an outstanding warrant for Shahid's arrest, believe he fled from Scotland to Ireland.

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