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Blackstone Motors given the go ahead for new entrance to Dundalk showroom

Blackstone Motors’ plans to open a new premises at the Auto Village at Dundalk Retail Park have moved a step closer. The Drogheda-based business, who sell the Renault and Dacia

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Two top awards for Ghan House

Ghan House in Carlingford was a big winner at the Irish Hotel Awards at the Sheraton in Athlone earlier this week where they scooped two of the major prizes. Ghan

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Dundalk business being investigated over sale of slurry gas detectors

A group of businessmen with offices in Dundalk who sold hundreds of fake “electricity saving devices” are now being investigated over the sale of slurry gas detectors. The men, who

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38 local jobs at risk as Teva Pharmaceuticals plans to close Dundalk facility

Drug giant Teva Pharmaceuticals, best known for making Sudocrem, is set close one of two laboratories in Dundalk which could lead to 38 jobs being lost. The decision was made

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Two ladies perform a ‘wash and go’ by not paying at local hair salon

A local hair salon got more than they bargained for yesterday when two women called in to the salon for stylings only to run off before paying their bill of

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Dundalk the ninth most popular location nationwide last year for first-time buyers

Dundalk was the ninth most popular location nationwide for first-time buyers to buy a property in last year. New data from Bank of Ireland has revealed that Co Louth was

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Local services to be affected as Bus Éireann to go on all out strike from midnight tonight

The National Bus and Rail Union has announced that there will be all out immediate strike action at Bus Éireann from midnight tonight. The industrial action over cutbacks at the

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Breakfast seminar on family business succession in Creative Spark on Wednesday

PKF-FPM Accountants will host a business breakfast seminar to discuss family business succession at Creative Spark on Wednesday. PKF-FPM’s family business and succession experts will be in attendance on the

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Dundalk Dog Rescue amongst those to benefit from PayPal donations

Dundalk Dog Rescue was amongst those to benefit after PayPal yesterday donated over €55,000 to seven Irish charities through two initiatives. Five of the charities received funding through the PayPal

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Plans to convert former Littelfuse building for retail use

The owners of the former Littelfuse building on the Ecco Road have applied for planning permission to convert it into retail use. Ballagan Hanlon & McMahon have applied to Louth

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New children’s clothing store to open in Dundalk next week

A new children’s shop will open its doors in Dundalk town centre next week. Pumpkin Patch will be located at One Market Square in the premises which formerly traded as

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112 acres of land outside Dundalk is sold

One of the largest parcels of farmland to go on sale in Co Louth for many years has sold in recent days. A 112.40 acre site at Killally, just outside

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New craft beer brewery to open in Dundalk

Brewing is set to return to Dundalk with a new 45-hectolitre craft beer brewery set to open in the town shortly. Dundalk has a tradition of brewing dating back over

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New health food shop to open in Dundalk on Monday

A new health food shop will open its doors in Clanbrassil Street on Monday. Height of Health will be located at 86 Clanbrassil Street, beside Boylesports, and will stock over

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Dr Pearse Lyons awarded St Patrick’s Day Science Medal

Dundalk-born entrepreneur Dr Pearse Lyons has been awarded this year’s St Patrick’s Day Science Medal. The Alltech owner received the Science Foundation Ireland-sponsored accolade alongside Irish statistician and sociologist Adrian