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Adams encourages Dundalk commuters to engage with Irish Rail’s public consultation process

Local TD Gerry Adams has urged all local train commuters to engage with the public consultation process by Iarnród Éireann following the publication of the draft consultation for 2016 DART and

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IMPACT to meet in Dundalk on Tuesday to provide pay rise details for school staff

A meeting of the IMPACT trade union in Dundalk on Tuesday will provide details of a recommended pay rise for school secretaries and caretakers. The information meeting, which is open

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Louth has fourth highest burglary rate in the country

Louth has the fourth highest burglary rate in the country. That’s according to new figures compiled by the CSO and published by The Irish Independent today. According to the paper

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Fairytale of Dundalk concert to take place next month

A Fairytale of Dundalk concert in aid of the North Louth Hospice will take place in An Táin Arts Centre at the Town Hall on Monday December 21st. Amongst the

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Car damaged by fire in Kingswood

A car was damaged by fire in the Kingswood estate on the Blackrock Road last night. The incident happened around 7.30pm with Dundalk Fire Service called to the scene. They

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Blackrock Gift and Craft Fair takes place this Sunday

The Blackrock Gift and Craft Fair will take place this Sunday from 2pm to 5pm in the Blackrock Community Centre. The free event will see flowers, jewellery, books, gifts, ceramics,

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Tragedy avoided after man falls 20 feet from balcony at Dundalk Stadium

A massive tragedy was narrowly avoided at Dundalk Stadium last night after an apparent case of high jinks went wrong when a man fell some 20 feet from a stairwell

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Planned revamp of Bishop’s Garage gathers pace

The planned revamped of Bishop’s Garage on the Newry Road is gathering pace. Eamon Bishop and Sons Ltd have applied to Louth County Council to redevelop the site at the

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Mass for deceased employees of Macardle Moore brewery in Dundalk tonight

A Mass for deceased employees of Macardle Moore brewery will take place on Saturday night at 6pm in St Joseph’s Redemptorist Church. The Mass will remember all those who served

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Cox’s Demesne Youth and Community Project receives €10,000 grant

The Cox’s Demesne Youth and Community Project has received a grant of €10,000 from the Government today. The funding from the Department of Children and Youth Affairs will help towards