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Ireland has become a country of three seasons. We went from winter to spring to autumn this year. Another reason why our country is so unique.
They were Christy McKenna, Benny Smith, Anthony Rooney, Bernard Everitt, Shay Hughes, Patsy Floody, Willie Healy and myself.
FR BRIAN WHELAN ON SUNDAY New York remembered the 10th anniversary of 9/11. Not just New York, but right across the world, people paused to remember that awful day when the planes hit the Twin Towers in lower Manhattan.
FR BRIAN WHELAN JUST IN case anyone thinks this issue has gone away, it hasn't and won't.
with ALISON COMYN I STOOD in front of the giant church holding my mum's hand tightly. If I craned my head backwards, I could just about see the top of the pointy spire, which seemed to stretch endlessly upwards, scraping the clouds. We had set out from our home in Swords that...
with ALISON COMYN Dear Sir, FURTHER to the article about my presidential ambitions in the Drogheda Independent â?“ this week, I wish everyone to be aware that I will not be seeking any nominations from county councillors or any other such ilk. I consider the election of a President a matter totally for the electorate only. Therefore, I will rely on popular support only.
with ALISON COMYN A MOTORIST got in touch with me about this one.
with ALISON COMYN THERE has been plenty of talk about changing Drogheda in association with the RTE/Animo Productions programme but I think people always want to see actions.
with ALISON COMYN AS PART of the RAPID scheme, the noise issue raised by residents in relation to Drogheda Town FC and the use of the All-Weather pitch at the site has not yet been resolved.
with ALISON COMYN may have incurred Audrey and Gail's wrath over Marc/Marcia, but now it seems Kylie is using what little talent she has for good instead of making everybody's life a misery. This week she attempts to get her mobile nail concern off the ground, and finds setting up her own business isn't as easy as she thought.
with ALISON COMYN The Late Late Show needs Sinead O'Connor more that Sinead needs it.
with ALISON COMYN Dear Sir, YOUR correspondent (20 July 2011) may be a little harsh in his comments on artist Michael Warren's piece at the Oldbridge Estate. The brief for the work required the use of a huge Irish oak tree which had fallen in the middle of the historic site during a storm in order...
with ALISON COMYN THOSE DOG owners who are getting some flack for allowing their animals poo on the streets of the town deserve what they get.
with ALISON COMYN ID YOU ever think we had free education in Ireland? Well did you? The bitter truth is that there is no such thing, it simply doesn't exist. We are paying for our children's education right from national school to Third Level and all the indications are that we are going to be...
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CLOCK fanatic Paddy Bell marked a very special passage of time, celebrating his 100th birthday on Monday!News
BALLYMAKENNY College created history on Friday...News
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THE NEW acute adult mental health facility for Louth...News
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EFFORTS are being made to sort out an ongoing issue over school bus facilities for those attending the new Ballymakenny College,...News
Ireland is undergoing a coffee revolution – and you can be part of it! On Thursday,...News