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1 hr ago | Antrim Today

Lullaby dreams lead to a baby boom

I just believe now in miracles." You can hear the smile in Ruth Ellen Logan's voice at the other end of the phone - despite the fact she's at home in her sick bed, and not rushing around frantically, as is habitually the norm for the mum-of-two, who is originally from Randalstown.

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5 hrs ago | Ballymena Today

A 310,000 surface scheme planned

One of the most isolated roads in the Mid-Antrim area is to be upgraded to the tune of 310,000.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Newtownabbey Today

SDLP confirms council election candidates

SDLP Cllr Noreen McClelland on the campaign trail in Glengormley with Alban Maginness MLA and party workers.

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Lisburn Today

Change is absolute necessity - Compton

Lisburn's John Compton, newly retired Health and Social Care Board Chief, has spoken with pride of health service staff and achievements but insisted that, with mounting pressures, change wasn't so much an option as a necessity.

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Ballymoney Today

MLA Swann calls for 'vet school' in Coleraine

Robin Swann, the North Antrim Ulster Unionist Party Assembly Member and Chairman of the Stormont Committee for Employment and Learning, has pressed the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development on what resources she will make available for the establishment of a School of Veterinary Science at the University of Ulster's Coleraine Campus.

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Antrim Today

Crumlin primary schools join 'The Big Clean'

Pupils from Crumlin Integrated Primary, Gaelscoil Gleann Darrach and St Joseph s Primary, collected a staggering 34 bags of rubbish when they recently embarked on a Big Spring Clean litter pick of Crumlin residential areas and Crumlin Glen.

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UTV

Parades commemorate Easter Rising

The largest is being staged at Milltown Cemetery in west Belfast where up to 5,000 people are expected to turn out on Sunday afternoon.

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Newtownabbey Today

Samaritans walk on fire to raise funds

The sponsored event, organised with help from Rathkenny Track and Enduro Bikesport, featured volunteers from a number of Samaritans' branches.

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Ballymena Today

Braid: Appliance of science at STEM

Young scientists from schools across Northern Ireland joined together at the 'Sentinus Big Bang Science Fair' to showcase their innovative projects in science, technology, engineering and maths .

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Lisburn Today

Man flees in distress from diner's anger

Lisburn's Deputy Mayor Andrew Ewing with Positive Futures Chief Executive Agnes Lunny and those who attended the What About Me event, pictured in the Council chamber.

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This Is Lancashire

Republican Crossan shot in office

Dissident republican Tommy Crossan was shot dead in Belfast yesterday, police have confirmed, saying he was shot several times while he sat in an office.

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Fermanagh Today

Christians in displays of faith on Good Friday

Christians in Northern Ireland and across the world yesterday commemorated the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions.

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UTV

Three arrests over knife hijacking

Three men in their 20s have been arrested in west Belfast after a man was threatened at knifepoint during a hijacking in Newtownabbey.

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Fermanagh Today

Man seeks medical treatment after vehicle destroyed in Carrickfergus petrol bomb attack

Owner Hugh Neeson at his 4x4 vehicle that was destroyed in a petrol bomb attack at Elizabeth Avenue in Carrickfergus.

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Fermanagh Today

P&O give travellers to Northern Ireland great start for Giro D'Italia

Cycling enthusiast and P&O Ferries staff member Lisa Cameron with Ballymena Road Club cyclist Connor Young, helping to launch P&O Ferries special Giro d'Italia offer With one of the world's most prestigious cycling events, the Giro d'Italia heading to Northern Ireland in May, P&O Ferries has put together a clutch of special offers to entice fans ... (more)

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

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Katy Perry wants a baby?

Katy Perry has reportedly told friends that she is yearning to become a mother and doesn't think she needs to be in a relationship.

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South Wales Argus

Crumlin junction designs go on show

RESIDENTS in the Crumlin area are being invited to attend a public meeting to discuss proposed improvement works on a signalised junction.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Belfast IRA figure killed in splinter-group feud

Police officers secure the area close to where a prominent dissident republican was shot dead in west Belfast, Northern Ireland, Friday, April, 18, 2014.

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Man shot dead in city gun attack

The attack happened near the Peter Pan centre in Springfield Road, West Belfast, the Police Service of Northern Ireland said.

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Burnley Citizen

A man has been shot dead in Northern Ireland.

The attack happened near the Peter Pan centre in Springfield Road, West Belfast, the Police Service of Northern Ireland said.

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