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Towell the only Dundalk player named in RTE’s Team of the Year

Richie Towell is the only Dundalk player to have been named in the’s Airtricity League Team of the Year. The midfielder was the undoubted player of the year for

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Local couple collect €2m lotto jackpot

A lucky local couple yesterday claimed their €2 million prize, having scooped Saturday night’s lotto jackpot. The pair, who wish to remain anonymous, bought their ticket in Central News in

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HMV reopening in Dundalk tomorrow

Remember, remember, the first of November. That’s because HMV will be back in Dundalk from tomorrow. The final nine HMV stores opening up in Xtra-vision outlets nationwide will open for

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Two new apartments planned for Backhouses

Two new apartments are to be installed above Backhouses in Clanbrassil Street. Henry Backhouse & Company Ltd have secured planning permission to convert first and second floor office accommodation at


Dundalk to face Portadown in next round of All-Ireland Junior Cup

Dundalk RFC will face a trip to take on Portadown in the quarter-finals of the All-Ireland Junior Cup. The draw for the next round was made earlier today with the

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Kearney’s got style… Lifestyle!

David Kearney was yesterday unveiled as one of four new Style Ambassadors for Lifestyle Sports. The Willville man, who earlier this month was one of three uncapped players called up

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Fundraising remembrance night planned for Marty Shields

A fundraising remembrance night in honour of well-known Dundalk FC supporter Marty Shields, who passed away in September, will be held in the Lilywhite Lounge on Saturday December 7th at

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Dundalk man named Irish Betting Shop Manager of the Year

Ken Smartt of Paddy Power in Dundalk has been named Irish Betting Shop Manager of the Year. The prestigious award was handed out just 24 hours after Ken was nominated for

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O’Hanlon’s marathon hopes hit by phone thieves

Earlier this week Talk of the Town reported how local runner Gary O’Hanlon claimed an impressive sixth place finish in the Dublin Marathon. The Kilkerley man, however, claims he was

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New monthly house night coming to Dundalk

Fans of house music will be delighted to hear that a new house night will be getting underway in Dundalk at the end of next month. Silence at the Imperial

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Another milestone for Talk of the Town

Talk of the Town reached another milestone yesterday when Liam O’Neill began our 1,000th follower on Facebook. We’d like to thank you all for the support you’ve shown us in

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Sister of Irene White warns killers their “time is up”

The sister of murdered Irene White has spoken out in the wake of yesterday’s news that a major breakthrough has been made in the eight-year-old murder investigation. Anne Delcassian has


Dundalk players past and present to feature in Owen Heary tribute match

A number of past and present Dundalk players will be taking part in a Bohemians XI v Shelbourne XI match in Dalymount Park on Sunday November 17th in what is

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Love/Hate’s Aido to appear in Dundalk this Saturday

Mark Dunne, who plays Aido in RTÉ’s Love/Hate, will be appearing in Studio 8 Nite Club at The Fairways Hotel in Dundalk this Saturday. All those in attendance on the

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This week’s Argus

This week’s Argus leads with the story of the new evidence that has come forward in the Irene White murder case. There’s also coverage of the funeral of Dundalk FC