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  1. Irish Business Association to host singing historian Feb. 12 at Molly Maguire's in ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    Kevin Westley, the noted singer and historian and host of Irish music radio show "This is How I Spell Ireland" on WRHU Hofstra University 88.7 FM, will appear at the Feb. 12 meeting of the Irish Business Association at Molly Maguire's Irish Tavern and Restaurant at 1085 Central Ave. in Clark, beginning at 7 p.m. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. and is open to the public. Entry for first-time visitors is free; entry for members is $20 and returning non-members is $30.

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  2. Oyster Fest Returns to Tribes in MokenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Tribes Alehouse & Beer Company, , is excited to host its 6th Annual Oyster Fest at its Mokena location. Owner Niall Freyne was born in Galway, Ireland, home of the world's oldest oyster fest: the Galway Oyster & Seafood Festival , and he has brought this proud tradition to Chicagoland.

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  3. Former sports coach jailed over sexual abuse of two teen boys and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    A former sports coach has been jailed for three years for sexually abusing two teenager boys and for possession of a large amount of child pornography. Colin Goggin fled to Spain after his first victim came forward in 2007.

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  4. Icon, PPD expand further into Ireland with more jobs, warehousing spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Drug Researcher

    While Icon is adding 200 new jobs at a new innovation center in Ireland, PPD is looking to double its packaging warehousing capabilities and quadruple its distribution services on the island. The Icon hub will help the company develop new technologies and clinical trial processes to enable faster access to clinical data and to help clinical trial personnel to derive better insights from the data.

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  5. More arctic weather as temperatures to hit -5CRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    Snow brought chaos to many parts of the country yesterday, with forecasters warning more treacherous conditions are on the way over the next five days. Gardai dealt with a string of weather-related accidents, with Ulster, north Connacht and north Leinster among the worst affected.

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  6. More arctic weather as temperatures to hit -8CRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    A woman waits on a bus in near blizzard conditions in Lucan, Co. Dublin yesterday.

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  7. Get Familiar: John DalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | XLR8R

    The Irish house producer is known for lush chords and gorgeous pads, but he's capable of much more than that. The ocean has always been there for John Daly .

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  8. PPD Expands Clinical Supplies Facility in Athlone, IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Pharmaceutical Processing

    Pharmaceutical Product Development, has completed an expansion of its clinical supplies facility in Athlone, Ireland, that will enable the company to double its packaging warehousing capabilities and quadruple its distribution services. Those increases are the result of PPD more than tripling the size of the facility as part of its long-term strategy to expand its global depot network.

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  9. Vascular Solutions to Purchase Additional Manufacturing FacilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | GlobeNewswire

    Vascular Solutions, Inc. today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a 26,000-square-foot building located at 6420 Sycamore Court North in Maple Grove, Minnesota. The purchase price will be $2.7 million and funded with existing cash.

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  10. PPD Expands Clinical Supplies Facility i ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Financial Mirror

    Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC has completed an expansion of its clinical supplies facility in Athlone, Ireland, that will enable the company to double its packaging warehousing capabilities and quadruple its distribution services. Those increases are the result of PPD more than tripling the size of the facility as part of its long-term strategy to expand its global depot network.

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  11. Good summer and crowded beaches made it a busy year for lifeboatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BreakingNews.ie

    The 45 stations across Ireland collectively dealt with 1,089 call-outs in 2014, with more than 1,400 people brought to safety. That added up to a 10% increase in average activity.

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  12. Hundreds rescued by busy lifeboat crews as RNLI warns public of dangers of Irish watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Independent.ie

    The busiest lifeboat station in Ireland last year was Lough Ree RNLI in Athlone, according to rescue statistics released today. Launching 69 times in the last twelve months, the charity's lifeboat crew there brought a total of 142 people to safety.

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  13. An Post Ras route allows 'more attacking' in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | RTE.ie

    The organisers of An Post Rs have revealed what is hoped will be a fast and tactical 1,200-kilometre route for 2015. Deliberately omitting some of the tough first category climbs that have featured in recent years, the emphasis this time around is on opening up the possibility of attacks at any point in the race.

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  14. Ireland's oldest man dies at 107Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Newsday

    Mr Lambert and his wife had ten children and 22 grandchildren and were married for more than 60 years. He died on Sunday night at Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe. He spent most of his life working as a farmer and also worked for the Land Commission and Roscommon County Council.

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  15. House sales across Limerick jump by 57%Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Limerick Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Sold! No 2 Ardara Terrace, on the Ennis Road, has sold for i 1 2600,000, above its guide price of i 1 2525,000 The report by the property agents Sherry Fitzgerald shows that there were 1,523 houses sold in Limerick city and county last year, up nearly 60% on the previous year.

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  16. Football League: Who can take the next step?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | RTE.ie

    And so another season begins. In years gone by it was common for the GAA sage to say that league had no bearing on the destination of silverware come the summer months.

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  17. 'Swell Summit': Senior executives from Google and Overstock head for SligoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Independent.ie

    Illustrator Annie West, whose book 'Yeats in Love' has just been published, pictured in her studio with adventure photographer and surfer Christian McLeod. Both are speaking at the 'Swell Summit' for startups, creatives and media figures which takes place in Sligo on Saturday.

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  18. Alan Sheehan dreaming of United or LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | RTE.ie

    Athlone man Alan Sheehan has spoken of the thrill of seeing his Bradford team knock Chelsea out of the FA Cup, and is now hoping for a date with Manchester United or Liverpool. The League One side caused one of the biggest shocks in FA Cup history when coming from 2-0 down to defeat Jose Mourinho's men 4-2 at Stamford Bridge .

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  19. Another setback to confidence in the country's maternity servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Independent.ie

    The disturbing revelations about lapses in care in maternity units, which are emerging with worrying regularity from inquests, court cases, reports and whistleblowers have an echo of a similar pattern which marked our cancer services nearly a decade ago. Cases of cancer misdiagnosis followed one after another, each highlighting glaring weaknesses, not just in smaller hospitals but in larger centres also.

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  20. Government 'has duty' to support struggling rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Independent.ie

    The Government has a responsibility to support rural communities being abandoned by banks, Irish Farmers' Association president Eddie Downey insisted. Mr Downey was yesterday addressing a rally in Athlone which was attended by hundreds in support of the retention of banking services for rural Ireland.

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