Connacht, Ireland Newswire (Page 10)

Connacht, Ireland Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Connacht, Ireland. (Page 10)

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  1. Local bid to host world angling competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Longford Leader

    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. Danial Murphy, Eanna Rowe , Hugh Kane , and Michael McKiernan pictured during the removal of Asian clams in Lanesboro.

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  2. Boy, 14, dies after river swimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Independent.ie

    A passer-by who realised he had disappeared from view north of the railway bridge in the town raised the alarm. The nearby Athlone Sub-Aqua Club, which was preparing for a routine training exercise at the time, immediately began searching for the teenager, according to the RNLI.

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  3. Teenage boy dies after Shannon incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | RTE.ie

    A 14-year-old boy who got into difficulty while swimming in the River Shannon in Co Westmeath yesterday has died in hospital. It is understood the boy was swimming close to the Athlone Sub Aqua clubhouse beside the railway bridge over the river when he got into difficulty.

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  4. Former Sligo Rovers striker Carlos Alvarez dies aged 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Independent.ie

    Former Sligo Rovers striker Carlos Alvarez has died following a battle with a serious illness in recent years at the age of 31. Alvarez joined the Bit O' Red in 2005 and helped the Connacht side to the First Division title that season. He departed the club and later lived in the south-east of the country before eventually moving home to Santa Cruz in his native Bolivia.

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  5. a 2.4m settlement for brain-damaged girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | RTE.ie

    The High Court has approved a settlement of 2.4m to a seven- year-old girl who suffered brain damage as a baby. In March the court found the condition that caused damage to Ava Kiernan, from Duleek in Co Meath, would have been detected if a public health nurse had taken appropriate action during regular check-ups.

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  6. Irish Water 'refused' to say how many bills paidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | RTE.ie

    Around 800,000 bills issued by Irish Water since April have passed their pay-by date, but the utility has refused to disclose how many bills have been paid, according to Socialist Party TD Paul Murphy. Speaking in the Dil, Mr Murphy said he had submitted a Freedom of Information request to find out how many people have paid their water bill.

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  7. Tipperary projects to benefit from Better Energy Communities grantsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Tipperary 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. Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly was delighted to confirm that a total of a 3,577,681 had been allocated to Tipperary.

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  8. Wayfair Names Liz Graham VP of Sales and ServiceRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Business Wire

    Graham will oversee global customer service and sales for all of Wayfair's brands. Graham draws upon an extensive background in operations and management including 14 years at Comcast where she led technical operations and provided strategic oversight for all aspects of customer experience.

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  9. Bakery owners appeal ruling over cakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | RTE.ie

    The Christian owners of a bakery found to have discriminated against a gay man are to appeal on six points of law. A judge at Belfast County Court ruled that Ashers Baking Company acted unlawfully by declining an order from gay rights activist Gareth Lee last year.

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  10. Woman reports mother's death, told she owes a 105kRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | RTE.ie

    The case of a woman who reported her mother's death to the Department of Social Protection and was informed that due to an overpayment she owed 105,000 is included in the Ombudsman's annual report for 2014. The case was one of 3,500 complaints the Ombudsman received last year.

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  11. Doherty says Dail comments were based on documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | RTE.ie

    Pearse Doherty gave details of what he said were documents related to Denis O'Brien's IBRC loans during a DA il debate Sinn Fin's Pearse Doherty says he received a total of 30 to 40 pages last week, based on which he made his Dil comments yesterday. Mr Doherty gave details of what he said were documents related to Denis O'Brien's IBRC loans during a Dil debate.

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  12. Probe ordered into sergeant's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Independent.ie

    A judge-led independent inquiry has been ordered into the suicide of a Garda sergeant who took his own life after being investigated by the force's watchdog. Michael Galvin was found dead in Ballyshannon station last Thursday and it is believed he had shot himself with an official issue handgun.

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  13. Sergeant's death under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | BBC News

    The police watchdog in the Republic of Ireland is investigating the death of a sergeant who took his own life. But the body that represents senior Irish police officers wants the Irish government to appoint a High Court judge instead.

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  14. Alkermes' Corporate Presentation to be Webcast At The Goldman Sachs ...Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Freshnews

    Alkermes plc announced today that its corporate presentation will be webcast live at the Goldman Sachs 36th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at 10:40 a.m. PDT from the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. The presentation may be accessed under the Investors tab on www.alkermes.com and will be archived for 14 days.

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  15. Padraig Harrington makes it a special day for golfers at Irish OpenRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    Team Ireland golf athletes getting set to compete at this summer's Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles received a major boost to their preparations at the weekend. The athletes spent a day at the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation at Royal County Down, courtesy of The European Tour.

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  16. Column: The slow death of the First DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | RTE.ie

    'The gap between league teams and non-league teams is getting smaller by the day and if we are serious about football in this country, that shouldn't be happening' The second round of the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup produced little fanfare, but it did confirm to one thing to me: the First Division clubs are dying on their feet. That might sound a little drastic, but look at the facts.

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  17. Local B&B hailed by TripAdvisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | 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. Castle View B&B, located just outside Dromahair and overlooking Lough Gill has been awarded a prestigious tourism award by the world's largest travel website.

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  18. Garda who took his own life didn't know he had been cleared by GSOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Independent.ie

    The Garda Ombudsman has launched an internal review after a garda sergeant took his own life not knowing he had been cleared days earlier of any wrongdoing following a formal investigation. Gda Sgt Michael Galvin told friends he feared he would go to jail and in the early hours of last Thursday he used a garda issue handgun to take his own life at Ballyshannon Garda Station in Co Donegal.

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  19. Celebrating YeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | BellaOnline

    William Butler Yeats was born on June 13, 1865 in Sandymount, Dublin. Throughout 2015, a series of events are celebrating this Irish literary giant's 150th birthday.

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  20. Author Kate Winter debuts with ghostly chicklitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | RTE.ie

    Sligo-based author Kate Winter has published her debut novel, The Happy Ever Afterlife of Rosie Potter - an everyday tale of a young woman who wakes up dead. Alan Corr talks to Kate about literary snobbery and growing up as the daughter of a spy You could say Sligo-based author Kate Winter didn't wish to be confined by genre conventions with her debut novel.

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