ATHY will lose a councillor following a rejig of local election boundaries. A report by the Local Electoral Boundary Committee published last Wednesday recommended that Co Kildare be split up into seven electorial divisions rather than the existing five. The...

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A GROUP of school principals from the Newbridge area have rallied togather to highlight a crisis with school funding. The school managers’ association called a meeting with political influencers in the area to discuss the “outrageous” gap between secondary and...

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Athy celebrates is local heroes

THERE was standing room only as the councillors of the Athy Municipal District celebrated four of their local heroes at...

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Congratulation to our Special Olympians

SEVENTY-seven Kildare athletes won a total of 91 medals at the Irish Special Olympics finals at the weekend. The athletes...

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Local nun celebrates her golden jubilee

MARY Lawless from Kildangan was joined by some 120 members of her extended family and close friends to celebrate her...

Wednesday, 20/06/18 - 2:55pm Read More

Minister to visit Athy

SENIOR officials from Enterprise Ireland and the IDA will accompany the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys when...

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More ofarrell

Seven-year-old local boy makes the MENSA grade

More ofarrell

Two major awards for local company

Success on the double

Decision on new school within weeks

Public park planned for Naas landfill site

TY students rewarded for their hard work

It’s a resounding ‘Yes!’

Brick art

Step inside The Yurt for wellness and serenity