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  1. Call for witnesses over Athlone shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    An appeal has been made for witnesses after a shooting outside a pub in the Ballymore area of Athlone, Co Westmeath.


  2. Meeting House To Host Trio Taking World Of Traditional Irish Music By StormRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Newtown Bee

    Combining the talents of Nuala Kennedy, John Doyle and Dubliner Eamon O'Leary, The Alt focuses on songs, as opposed to instrumental dance tunes, from the Irish, Scottish, English, and American roots traditions. The Alt is a new trio which has taken the world of Irish traditional music by storm.


  3. 'Calvary'Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Commonweal

    Calvary belongs in that select company of films that deal powerfully with the plight of a priest who finds himself at odds with his community. Its achievement is all the more impressive when you consider how hobbled the movie is by its own gimmickry.


  4. Another false alarm prompts searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Donegal Today

    Arranmore RNLI crew members, front row, Philip McAuley, Mecanic, Nora Flanagan, Crew, Anthony Kavanagh, Coxswain, back from left, Sean O'Connell, Crew, Finbarr Gallagher, Crew, Jimmy Early 2nd Coxswain. Photo:Valerie O'Sullivan i 1 2 Ian Scott of Malin Head Coast Guard told the Democrat that a report was received at around 10pm of three red flares being set off somewhere between Inis Oirr and Bloody Foreland.


  5. Raise your mugs! The Eire Pub is 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    The Eire Pub will celebrate its 50 years in Adams Village with an anniversary party next Tuesday from 6 p.m. to midnight.


  6. Thirty-five years of Ruislip memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Irish World Newspaper

    The curtain comes down on playing activity at Ruislip this month over thirty-five years since London GAA moved to their West End Road based venue. The move by London GAA to west London in the late seventies was seen then as a significant development in the history of Gaelic games in Britain.


  7. Seamus Scanlon's the McGowan Trilogy Comes to the cell, Now thru 10/5Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 |

    Directed by Kira Simring , Artistic Director of the cell, THE MCGOWAN TRILOGY will play a strictly-limited engagement from today, September 11th - October 5th at the cell . The press opening is Saturday, September 13, 2014.


  8. Accellent Inc. to Close Arvada, CO Site and Consolidate Galway, Ireland OperationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Business Wire

    This decision results from a manufacturing strategy developed as part of the integration of Accellent and Lake Region Medical following Accellent's acquisition of Lake Region Medical in March 2014. Accellent will rebrand the combined companies as Lake Region Medical later in the 3rd Quarter of 2014.


  9. Thriller ends London's 36-year waitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2013 | The Irish World Newspaper

    The hoodoo of 1977 was finally buried at Ruislip on Sunday as Paul Coggins' London secured only their second-ever Connacht Senior Football Championship victory. Victory over Fermanagh two years ago in the All Ireland qualifiers was one thing, but this was something different.


  10. Heidi tours Ireland with Dolly Parton showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Irish World Newspaper

    London based singer/actor Heidi McCaffrey is taking a show of Dolly Parton classics on tour in Ireland. Heidi collected an Irish World award for her performing in 2012.


  11. BOD and McIlroy join the wacky and wonderful revealed in this year's Guinness Book of World RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 |

    Undated handout photo issued by Guinness World Records of 24-year-old Nick Stoeberl from California, USA who has secured his place in the 2015 Guinness World Records book for having the longest tongue which measures 10.1cm from its tip to the middle of the closed top lip. PRESS ASSOCIATION PJames Ellerker/Guinness World Records/PA Wire German Oliver Struempfl competes to set a new world record in carrying one liter beer mugs over a distance of 40 m in Abensberg September 7, 2014.


  12. The Great Wisdom of AutumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Patheos

    The great wisdom of autumn is in the falling. It calls us to imagine entering into the journey of the leaf as it descends.


  13. Power Ranking Europe's Top 15 Club Teams After Weekend of September 5-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | BleacherReport

    The domestic season across Europe got into full swing last weekend as the Aviva Premiership and Guinness PRO12 joined the month-old Top 14 in action. So, while the French top flight is taking shape after four rounds, its counterparts are still in their embryonic stages.


  14. STRADBALLYRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Leinster Express

    Friday, September 19, walk and concert, at Dysart Wood car park, Stradbally Rd, Portlaoise. Meet and park at 5pm, return for 6.30pm - weather permitting.


  15. Mayo boss Horan defends BBQ fans snubRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | The Irish World Newspaper

    Following their return to Ireland, the Mayo manager James Horan has been forced to defend skipping a Yonkers fundraiser, in a move that left gathered fans stunned The Mayo football manager has refuted claims that the team snubbed fans by refusing to join a fundraiser in Yonkers after eating dinner just yards away. Supporters from Boston, Philadelphia and Canada joined locals from Mayo at an event in the Dunwoodie Golf Club to support the travelling team the friday before Connacht championship clash with New York in Gaelic park on May 4th.


  16. Newry angler gets his teeth into some-fin a bit different thumbnailRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 |

    THEY'RE one of the most feared animals in the world and, perhaps unfairly, have been cast as the pantomime villain of the sea with their beady eyes, razor teeth and notoriety borne from Hollywood blockbusters. So when Newry freshwater and sea angler Ciaran Burke caught an eight-foot long, nine stone blue shark off the Sligo coast, he was understandably shaken - and a little stirred.


  17. Elder Scrolls Online developer hit with post-launch layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Gamasutra

    Newbrief: Elder Scrolls Online developer Zenimax Online Studios has suffered an unknown number of layoffs today as the studio restructures to support the game in the wake of its April launch. Parent company Zenimax Media has not disclosed exactly how many people lost their jobs, but a company representative confirmed the layoffs and gave the following statement to Gamasutra by way of explanation: "As is the norm for games of this type, we had ramped up a large workforce to develop a game of vast scale, and ramped up our customer service to handle the expected questions and community needs of The Elder Scrolls Online at launch.


  18. Kinsella gets final nodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Sky Sports

    The Laois official will take charge of the senior decider for the first time, having previously refereed the All-Ireland minor final in 2009. Kinsella has also officiated the All-Ireland U21 final in 2011, a Leinster and Munster Championship final, as well as this year's All-Ireland senior club final.


  19. Six rescued as fishing boat sinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Donegal Today

    Lough Swilly RNLI has rescued six men from a sinking fishing vessel off the Donegal coast in the early hours of this morning . The volunteer lifeboat crew was requested to launch both their inshore and all-weather lifeboats at 3.15am at the request of Malin Head Coast Guard.


  20. New President appointed at IT SligoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Carrickonshannon Today

    "I'm delighted to be taking up the post of President of IT Sligo and look forward to building on its strong academic reputation," said Professor Cunnane. "One of my key goals is to lead the Institute and its dedicated staff and students through the next stage of its development towards the stated objective of becoming a Technological University.