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  1. Post-mortems to take place on friends found dead in BallymenaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Belfast Today

    Post-mortem examinations are due to take place on Tuesday on two men who were found dead in Ballymena, Co Antrim at the weekend. An investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding the deaths on Sunday morning at Drumtara in the town's Ballee area.

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  2. Ballymena actor Liam Neeson is America's favourite Irish celebrityRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Belfast Today

    Ireland's highest-ranking exports: 1. Liam Neeson 2. Pierce Brosnan 3. Bono 4. Colin Farrell 5. Michael Fassbender 6. Liam Cunningham 7. Jonathan Rhys Meyers 8. Chris O'Dowd 9. Jamie Dornan 10. Cillian Murphy 11. Gabriel Byrne 12. Fionnula Flanagan 13. Aidan Gillen 15. Saoirse Ronan 15. Caitriona Balfe One of Ballymena's most famous sons - Liam Neeson - has been named as America's favourite Irish celebrity ahead of Pierce Brosnan and Bono. The poll was conducted by E-Poll Market Research, which collects data on almost 9,000 celebrities and measures whether Americans know and like them.

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  3. Tyrone AOH travel to Ardboe field where Virgin Mary visions drew crowds of thousandsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Midulster Today

    The Tyrone Ancient Order of Hibernians will be travelling to a field in Arboe to commemorate the scene of what was reported to be a visitation by the Virgin Mary. It is believed that Our Lady appeared to local woman Teresa Grimes on August 23, 1954 in a garden close to Annaghmore drain.

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  4. NI paper review: Weekend deaths dominate headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | BBC News

    The Irish News, Belfast Telegraph and News Letter all lead with the same story, the death of three young people over the weekend. A 19-year-old woman died in Omagh, County Tyrone on Saturday .

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  5. Quiet to handle how Stabilisers transformed this suckler farm's profit and labour demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    Tipperary farmer Sean Hayden was smitten with Stabiliser cattle from the first moment he saw them, because of their docility. Tipperary farmer Sean Hayden was smitten with Stabiliser cattle from the first moment he saw them, because of their docility.

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  6. Man arrested in drugs probe after 19-year old diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BreakingNews.ie

    The Police Service of Northern Ireland said the woman died suddenly in the Meelmore Drive area of Omagh, Co Tyrone on Saturday afternoon. Police said he was detained on suspicion of possession of class A and B controlled drugs and supplying and being concerned in the supply of class A and C drugs.

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  7. Man arrested after woman (19) dies after taking drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Independent.ie

    The Police Service of Northern Ireland said the woman died suddenly in the Meelmore Drive area of Omagh, Co Tyrone on Saturday afternoon. Police said he was detained on suspicion of possession of class A and B controlled drugs and supplying and being concerned in the supply of class A and C drugs.

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  8. Man arrested in drugs probe after 19-year-old diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Belfast Telegraph

    Police said he was detained on suspicion of possession of class A and B controlled drugs and supplying and being concerned in the supply of class A and C drugs. Detective Constable Una McKenna said: "We know drugs are a real concern for local communities and we understand the misery they can cause to communities, families and to those who get involved in taking them.

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  9. BBC Ni to broadcast Northern Ireland Open highlights on Friday and SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | BBC News

    BBC Northern Ireland will have TV highlights of last week's Northern Ireland Open at Galgorm Castle on Friday and Saturday evenings. Friday's programme will be on BBC One Northern Ireland at 22:35 BST with Saturday's on BBC Two at 20:30.

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  10. Weekly papers: Farewells to a legendary priest and name rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | BBC News

    "Thanks for the memories," says Fr D'Arcy, who is leaving his native Bellanaleck to take up a new position in County Down. As well as being a parish priest, the 72-year-old is well known for his media appearances and his radio show.

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  11. Irish Premiership: Coleraine pose a big challenge - BaxterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | BBC News

    Crusaders boss Stephen Baxter says Saturday's Seaview showdown with the Bannsiders is one of their toughest tests of the season. "Coleraine have top quality players, they move the ball fast, there's no fear in them - they're a good team and well managed," said Baxter.

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  12. Strong A-level performance from Cullybackey College pupilsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | Ballymena Today

    In particular, eight proud PE students celebrated getting the top grade, 'Distinction Star', in their Cambridge Technical course in Sports Studies. A level results at Cullybackey College: Back row L-R - Amy McAleese, Louise Gibson, Leah Lynn front row L-R - Jessica Kennedy, Chloe Craig, Lucy Coulter, Charlotte Kennedy Another Distinction Star grade was gained by Andrew Milligan, who was part of the Ballymena Learning Together Programme.

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  13. Trade deal with China is good for local economy - MayorRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Ballymena Today

    The plant was approved for trade, which is thought to be worth 10million a year, after a rigorous certification process. The Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Borough, Cllr Paul Reid said it will boost business not just in the local area but across Northern Ireland.

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  14. Return crutches for recycling - TrustRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Larne Today

    East Antrim Ulster Unionist Assemblyman Roy Beggs has welcomed a commitment by the Northern Health and Social Care Trust to recycle equipment. Last year, the Trust recycled 13,699 items, 78 per cent of items that were returned and recycled for reuse to other service users.

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  15. Irish Premiership: Linfield and Crusaders among winners on Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | BBC News

    Champions Linfield and high-scoring Glenavon and Crusaders were among five teams to make it two wins from two Premiership outings on Tuesday night. Crusaders thumped Warrenpoint Town 5-0 at Seaview, while Adam Foley scored a quick-fire hat-trick as Glenavon eased to a 6-2 victory over Ballinamallard.

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  16. Alzheimer's Society opens new office providing support and servicesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 14 | Ballymena Today

    People and families affected by dementia in the Ballymena area will now be able to access support and services at Alzheimer's Society new office in Cullybackey. Alzheimer's Society's new office was officially opened by the Mid and East Antrim Mayor Paul Reid, who said: "I congratulate and thank those involved in delivering this crucial service which will be a real lifeline for everyone affected by dementia."

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  17. Irish Premiership: Linfield skipper Mulgrew expects tough test at ArdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | BBC News

    Linfield captain Jamie Mulgrew says the champions will face an Ards side determined to bounce back from an opening day thumping at Cliftonville. The Blues started their title defence with a 2-0 win over Carrick while Ards were beaten 6-3 by the Reds.

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  18. Importance of growing resilience across provinceRead the original story

    Monday Aug 14 | Belfast Today

    "Allotments are absolutely fantastic, you can grow so much on a small space. Apart from that the social side of having an allotment is really great.

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  19. Human rights group intervenes in humanist wedding court caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | BreakingNews.ie

    A human rights campaign group has intervened in a court battle over whether humanist marriages should be legally recognised in the North. Liberty has lodged a submission to the Court of Appeal in Belfast pending the resumption of a high profile hearing involving model Laura Lacole and Leeds and Ireland footballer Eunan O'Kane.

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  20. Human rights group wades into humanist wedding court caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Belfast Telegraph

    A human rights campaign group has intervened in a court battle over whether humanist marriages should be legally recognised in Northern Ireland. A human rights campaign group has intervened in a court battle over whether humanist marriages should be legally recognised in Northern Ireland.

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