Perennial pull of Dan Donnelly’s arm

ALTHOUGH it hasn’t been on public display in Kilcullen since the late 1990s, the mummified right arm of the pugilist Dan Donnelly still draws people to the town. It is the tangible legacy of an iconic man who lived a...

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Making Kildare a great county in which to grow old

KILDARE Co Council’s new age friendly strategy to identify and improve the quality of life for the county’s aging population was unveiled last Wednesday. The Kildare Age Friendly County Strategy 2019-2021 was launched by Mayor of Kildare Seán Power and...

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Next to the Library Café wins business award

MONASTEREVIN’S Next to the Library Café has been announced as the winner in this year’s competition for entrepreneurs organised by...

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Local man set for emotional re-union with lost toddler he found 44 years ago

A KILDARE man who found a lost toddler nearly 44 years ago is set for an emotional reunion later this...

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Kildare student recognised as one of the top volunteers in Ireland

A NEWBRIDGE student was recently named as one of  Ireland’s top youth volunteers at the Pramerica Spirit of Community Awards....

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Tidy Towns hosting river clean-up

ATHY Tidy Towns is hosting the annual River Barrow clean-up on Saturday 27 April between 10am and noon, in conjunction...

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Famine pot goes on display in Milltown

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Shortlisted in IBYE competition

No plans to replicate Made of Athy just yet