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And so it begins…

Lisa Quigley reports that people have already begun to queue outside News & Deli in Park Street for One Direction tickets for their show in Croke Park in May 2014.

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Vintage Tractor Run in Dundalk this Sunday

A vintage tractor run will take place in Dundalk this Sunday. The run will get underway from 1.30pm at Soraghan’s Pub on the Ardee Road and all are welcome to

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€10,000 grant for Dundalk Museum

Dundalk’s County Museum has received a €10,000 grant from the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht under the 2013 Local and Regional Museums Scheme. The funds will go towards

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Felda/Setanta 10k road race and fun run this Saturday

The annual Felda/Setanta 10k road race and fun run takes place this Saturday. The event gets underway from Felda on the Dublin Road at 11am, with the sign-up taking place

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Grad night

It’s the end of an era for a host of teenagers tonight as they celebrate their graduation from secondary school. All of the area’s sixth year classes will finish up

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Kelly wants to set up Dundalk fight with O’Hara

Local boxer Michael Kelly wants to fight Kevin O’Hara for the Irish title in a proposed Dundalk show on July 12th. Former World Military Games champion, Kelly stepped in at

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Are you feline it?

There have been all sorts of events in Dundalk over the years but this coming weekend there will be something a little different when the ‘Feline Fun in the Sun’

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Pipe band festival in Carlingford this weekend

The Carlingford Pipe Band Gathering Festival will take place in Carlingford this coming weekend. Amongst the bands who will compete include the Carlingford Pipe Band, St Joseph’s Pipe Band, O’Neill’s

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Bands of the Ballymac

  This weekend the Ballymascanlon House Hotel will feature a live band bridal showcase from 2pm to 6pm on Sunday. Performing on the day will be top acts including The

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Eilish guest of honour at Dun Lughaidh awards night

Irish Paralympian Eilish Byrne was the guest of honour at the recent Dun Lughaidh Secondary School awards night. The awards, which took place last Thursday night in the school’s gymnasium,

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Sizeable crowd welcomes Tom to Dundalk

A sizeable crowd turned out at the Market Square in Dundalk yesterday evening to welcome ultra-runner Tom McGrath to Dundalk. Tom was visiting the town as part of a 300km

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New Dundalk club night proves a hit!

A NEW alternative club night got underway in Dundalk on Saturday night. Audacity features all female DJs, including Stemtrex, Kirckface Killah and Brandnew Secondhand Girl. Hosted in the Spirit Store,

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New apps from local students help cross the generation gap

Transition-year students from four schools in Louth have been involved in a unique project with adults in the region to come up with prototypes for four mobile apps that aim

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Not just handy on the field but on the dance floor as well

With Louth continuing their preparations for Sunday’s Leinster Championship clash with Laois in Portlaoise, the players will be going through their own various routines to get ready for the big

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Gary triumphs in Cooley Coast Run

Kilkerley athlete Gary O’Hanlon was celebrating another race win on Friday night after coming home first in the 12.5km Cooley Coast Run. This latest success for the Clonliffe Harriers AC