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  1. Arrest as skunk cannabis crackdown continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | UTV

    A 40-year-old man has been arrested by police investigating an international drugs trafficking operation involving the illegal supply of skunk cannabis into Northern Ireland. Four more searches were carried out at properties in Belfast, Ballyclare and Ballynahinch on Wednesday and a number of items were seized for examination.

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  2. Suspended term for 'belly' assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BBC News

    A Belfast man who assaulted an elderly neighbour by "belly bouncing" her away from his home has received an eight-month suspended prison sentence. Morrison Wilson must also pay a total of A 1,000 compensation to the woman and her daughter for two separate incidents linked to a parking dispute.

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  3. 'Belly bouncer' receives suspended sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UTV

    A Belfast man who assaulted an elderly neighbour by "belly bouncing" her away from his home has been handed an eight-month suspended prison sentence. Morrison Wilson must also pay a total of 1,000 compensation to the woman and her daughter for two separate incidents linked to a parking dispute.

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  4. Robinson Centre staff reassured over job lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | UTV

    Staff at the Robinson Centre in east Belfast have been reassured that everything possible is being done to prevent job losses. A statement from Belfast City Council said the chief executive, senior management and recognised trade union representatives met with former Castlereagh Borough Council employees affected by the news on Wednesday morning.

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  5. Leisure centre staff jobs secureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Newsday

    They met Belfast City Council on Wednesday morning in an attempt to allay fears that a dispute over the centre could mean job losses. Belfast council believes its ratepayers should not take on the running of a centre which, it claims, is not fit for purpose.

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  6. Durkan: New Councils must rise to the challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Ballymoney 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. As well as a reduction in the number of councils, councils are being given more powers and responsibilities.

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  7. Court closure would be 'kick in stomach' to BallymenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Ballymena 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. Legal professionals and politicians voiced concerns about the proposed closure of Ballymena's long-established court house at a public meeting on Tuesday.

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  8. A 5,000 boost for Game Fair re-enactmentRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | Antrim 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. Antrim and Newtownabbey Council has agreed to provide an additional 5,000 sponsorship for the annual Irish Game Fair & Fine Food Festival at Shane's Castle.

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  9. Only one Larne chair on MEA committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Larne 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. Only one of the new MEA supercouncil's 12 committee chairmanships and vice-chairmanships is to be held by a Larne representative.

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  10. Man charged after drug bust in CarnloughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Larne 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. A man is to appear in court after police seized nine suspected cannabis plants during a raid on a property in Carnlough.

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  11. Suspended sentence and A 1,000 payout for 'belly bounce' assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Belfast 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. A Belfast man who assaulted an elderly neighbour by "belly bouncing" her away from his home has been handed an eight-month suspended prison sentence.

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  12. Rates bills expected this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Ballymoney 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. Home owners and businesses throughout the new Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council area will receive their rate bill for 2015/16 this week.

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  13. Mid and East Antrim's Mayor & Deputy Mayor in the driving seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Larne 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. Mid & East Antrim's newly elected Mayor Councillor Billy Ashe and Deputy Mayor Councillor Timothy Gaston have got behind the wheel of the Council's rebranded fleet of refuse vehicles at Ballymena's Tully Transfer Station.

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  14. Belfast mayor Arder Carson hopes for - new era' on councilRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | Fermanagh 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. The mayor of Belfast's new-look council has expressed hope that the restructuring will provide a chance to move on from the acrimony created by the flag issue.

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  15. Council rescinds circus decisionRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | Antrim 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. Antrim and Newtownabbey councillors have clashed once again over the thorny issue of permitting circuses with animals to use council land.

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  16. Works will enhance our areaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Coleraine 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. Press Release image Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th March 2015 - Enterprise, Trade & Investment Minister, Arlene Foster, today officially announced the completion of new environmental improvement works to Castlerock promenade and Whiterocks coastal park.

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  17. Changes to council services over Easter periodRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newtownabbey 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. Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council has confirmed that there will be disruption to a number of services over the Easter holiday period.

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  18. Toxic farm fumes claimed Dunloy child's life : CoronerRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Ballymoney 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. A coroner delivered a stark warning of the dangers of mixing slurry after presiding over the inquest for an eight-year-old schoolboy who died from inhaling toxic fumes.

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  19. Mams and prams: Meet the fit mumsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Coleraine 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. The first time mums, who enjoy exercise, meet weekly for a natter and a brisk walk in a bid to get the heart pumping.

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  20. Jeremy Clarkson Returning For Top Gear Live DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    Clarkson, who took the reins of the BBC motoring series in 1988, was recently sacked after he was embroiled in a bust-up with producer Oisin Tymon over catering arrangements. As a result of the drama, BBC bosses postponed live shows in Norway, scheduled for 27-28 March , as they continued their investigation into the incident.

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