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Archbishop Eamon Martin visiting Dundalk this Thursday

  Archbishop Eamon Martin will be visiting Dundalk IT this Thursday. His visit will take place between 5pm to 6pm and all are welcome to attend his discussion in room

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Table quiz in aid of Marist Missions in Dundalk this Friday

A fundraising table quiz in aid of the Marist Missions in Ranong, Thailand, will take place this Friday at McGeough’s Pub, Roden Place, at 8.30pm. The event is being organised

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Construction to commence on five local school projects next year

Construction work will commence on five schools next year as part of the government’s five-year capital investment programme. Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn today unveiled 70 projects for next year,

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Planning granted for extension to Scoil Uí Mhuirí

Louth VEC have been granted planning permission for a two-storey extension to provide 26 new teaching spaces at Scoil Uí Mhuirí, Dunleer. The 3,102 square metre extension will also include

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Santa Hat Challenge at Dundalk IT

  A Santa Hat Challenge in aid of St Vincent de Paul will take place at Dundalk IT next Thursday. Organisers are hoping to beat the record for the most

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€1.45m in funding for Dundalk and Drogheda to combat childhood disadvantage

Dundalk and Drogheda were today selected as one of nine areas to enter the design stage of the Area-Based Childhood (ABC) Programme 2013. Minister for Children & Youth Affairs Frances

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Dundalk woman to be honoured by UCC

Dundalk native Una Fox will be amongst those honoured by University College Cork this Friday. Una, who is vice president in retail and ecommerce technology at Walt Disney, is one

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Dundalk IT lecturer could soon confirm existence of new passage tomb in Boyne Valley

A Dundalk IT lecturer could be set to confirm the existence of a new passage tomb in the Boyne Valley in the New Year. Dr Conor Brady, who has been

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De La Salle tops school league table in Dundalk

The De La Salle Secondary School in Dundalk is the best in the county when it comes to sending its students to third level college. That’s according to the Irish

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Dundalk IT now accepting Springboard applications for computing course

Dundalk IT is now accepting applications for Springboard supported Higher Diplomas in computing. This course is scheduled to commence on Monday January 27th. Springboard provides thousands of free part-time education

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Local journalist honoured

Local journalist Niamh Kirk has been honoured with the Vincent Doyle Perpetual Trophy for Journalism by Independent College Dublin’s Faculty of Journalism Department. Niamh is well known in local media

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Dundalk-based priest is ordained

Locally-based priest Rev Maciej Zacharek was ordained a Deacon in St Patrick’s Cathedral in Armagh on Saturday by Cardinal Seán Brady. A native of Wygoda, in Poland, the 32-year-old is

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Dundalk IT race day this Wednesday

Dundalk IT Students Union are hosting a race day at Dundalk Stadium next Wednesday from 6.15pm to 9.15pm. Tickets for the event are just €10 from the students’ union office,

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ABP sponsor culinary arts at Dundalk IT

ABP Beef, a division of the Ardee-based ABP Food Group, has generously agreed to sponsor the Dundalk IT hospitality department for the current academic year. They will supply DkIT Hospitality

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Cross-border road safety event aims to protect young drivers

Emergency services from both sides of the border held a road safety event and simulated collision demonstration at Dundalk Institute of Technology on Wednesday to highlight the consequences of irresponsible