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Stapleton Place reopens to traffic ahead of schedule

Stapleton Place has reopened to traffic following road reconstruction and resurfacing works over the last week. The road closed for works last Saturday and was due to remain that way

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Dundalk FC video finishes runner-up at Young Directors’ Awards

A promotional video for Dundalk FC commissioned by club sponsors Fyffes has finished as runner-up in a prestigious awards. The Captain’s Armband, a video which featured current Dundalk FC captain

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Incorrect spelling of Gyles’ Quay raised with council by Dearey

A local councillor has contacted Louth County Council in relation to the incorrect spelling of Gyles’ Quay on signposts. Gyles’ Quay is a popular location for both locals and visitors

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Next phase of Cnoc na Mara development launches this weekend

The next phase of the Cnoc na Mara development on the Golf Links Road in Blackrock launches this weekend with local estate agents DNG Duffy. Four different house types will

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Six acts lined-up for JuiceBox Comedy Showcase in The Spirit Store tonight

This month’s JuiceBox Comedy Showcase takes place in The Spirit Store tonight. There will be six acts performing in total including Laura Byrne of the ‘Facts’ YouTube channell, Martin ‘Beanz’

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Ceann Comhairle and German delegation in Dundalk today to discuss Brexit implications

Ceann Comhairle, Seán Ó Fearghaíl TD, will accompany a parliamentary delegation from Germany to County Hall in Dundalk today for a meeting with members of Louth County Council and Newry,

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Dundalk company received in excess of €7 million last year for housing asylum seekers

Dundalk-based East Coast Catering received in excess of €7 million from the Government last year to operate direct provision centres accommodating asylum seekers. Figures from the Department of Justice show

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Yvonne down just under two stone at the end of her Operation Transformation journey

Local Operation Transformation leader Yvonne Keenan-Ross completed her journey on the RTÉ show last night with her big reveal to an audience of family, friends and supporters. The 48-year-old from

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Dundalk community the focus of this year’s St Patrick’s Day Parade

The entire Dundalk community is the focus for this year’s St Patrick’s Day celebrations with TEAM Dundalk the theme for this year’s March 17th festivities in the town centre. Parade

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O’Dowd welcomes introduction of new repair and lease scheme in Louth

Local TD Fergus O’Dowd has welcomed today’s announcement by his colleague Minister for Housing, Simon Coveney TD, of a pilot repair and lease scheme that targets vacant properties and secures

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Dundalk shop sells for €146,000 at auction

One of Dundalk’s most popular newsagents sold at an online auction today for €146,000. In total there were 32 bids for the XL Stop and Shop at 5 Jocelyn Street

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Dundalk business Radio Systems PetSafe Europe Ltd named one of the best workplaces in Ireland

Local Dundalk pet product business Radio Systems PetSafe Europe Ltd (RSPEL), has been recognised as one of the Best Workplaces in Ireland 2017 by Great Place to Work® Ireland, ranking

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Dundalk St Patrick’s Day Parade to be launched this evening

The official launch of the Dundalk St Patrick’s Day Parade will take place in An Táin Arts Centre at the Town Hall this evening. The full line-up of events throughout

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School gets a break due to mid-term after tree falls onto St Malachy’s property

Teachers are usually thankful for a mid-term break but at St Malachy’s Boys School they had extra reason to be this morning after a tree fell onto school property as

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Keith Barry coming to the Carrickdale Hotel this May

Tickets for Keith Barry’s performance at the Carrickdale Hotel in May go on sale this Friday morning. The talented mentalist, hypnotist and magician will be bringing his Hypno Magick show