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Local chipper earns national acclaim

A Dundalk fast food restaurant has gained national prominence for its student burger and beer deals. The menu for the unnamed chipper has appeared on popular website Joe.ie, who have

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Nathan Carter to perform at Táin Festival

Country music star Nathan Carter was in Dundalk yesterday to help launch the Táin Summer Festival, which will take place on the weekend of June 8th and 9th. Nathan, whose

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Simon collects his lotto prize but won’t be leaving his mammy

New lotto winner Simon Fagan collected the cheque for his €3.6 million jackpot in Dublin yesterday but despite becoming one of the most eligible bachelors in the country, the Duffy’s

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A taste of Carlingford

This year’s Taste of Carlingford Festival is scheduled for Saturday May 11th and Sunday May 12th. A two day celebration of fine food and local produce, all the restaurants, bars and

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Cycle with E.T. at the Square

GO Dundalk will be hosting a fun family cycle followed by a movie in Market Square this Bank Holiday Monday. The 5km cycle gets underway at 2pm from the Square

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Donohoe’s confidence Shatter-ed

Murdered Detective Adrian Donohoe spoke out against Justice Minister Alan Shatter attending this year’s Garda Representative Association annual conference, just three days before his killing, it has emerged. The Evening

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Dundalk ghost estate on the verge of being sold?

A Dundalk ghost estate, which is occupied by just two families, looks like it is on the verge of being sold. The Carlinn Hall estate on the Mullaharlin Road went

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A new place to eat in Dundalk

Did you know that Dundalk has a new place to eat? The Kebab and Indian Curry Joint opened a week ago today at 2 Jocelyn Mall, Jocelyn Street – the

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Anyone for a bit of American Football?

For anyone unaware, an American Football team recently got off the ground in the area called the Dundalk Mavericks. The Mavericks, who train at Dundalk IT, are currently on the

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Thor blimey!

Local girl Claire McKinley would have been the envy of women the world over recently when she posed with Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddlestone, the stars of the forthcoming blockbuster

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Who has bought 17 houses in Blackrock in the one day?

At one time or another we’ve all dreamed of owning our own home and, if money was really good, maybe even a second place somewhere a bit more tropical. However,

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An Enda austerity

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tkdlAWv_Yrc&feature=youtu.be] Check out this video that was directed and edited by Marcus Howard of last week’s protesters outside the Ballymascanlon House Hotel. Those gathered were waiting to make their feelings

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Council owed €5m in development contributions

A total of 86 developers owed Dundalk Town Council over €5 million in outstanding development contributions at the end of last year. The amounts owed range from €8 up to

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Bay Tree is Louth’s best restaurant yet again!

CARLINGFORD’S Bay Tree Restaurant at Belvedere House was last night named as the Best Restaurant in Louth at the Leinster finals of the Irish Restaurant Awards. This is the second

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Fire at Crumb Rubber

Five units of the local fire service were called to Crumb Rubber in Dromiskin last night to battle a fire at the factory. Thankfully, they managed to bring the blaze