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Cootehill Arts Festival launched this morning

The Minister Arts and Culture Heather Humphreys has launched the programme of events for the 2017 Cootehill Arts Festival.This year's festival will run from...

Local community groups have until 5pm to apply for council funding

Community groups in Cavan and Monaghan have until 5pm today to apply for funding from their County Council.The closing date for the Communities Facilities...

Today is the last day you can spend old Irish punt in Clones

Today is the last day that people can spend their old Irish punt in Clones.Since 2012, 42 businesses in the town have been accepting...

Investigation into financial irregularities in Ballyjamesduff MD continues

An investigation into financial irregularities in Ballyjamesduff Municipal District is continuing.The investigation was launched last month and relates to allegations of breach of financial...

New local history book being launched tonight

A book, which studies the revolutionary years in County Monaghan, is being launched tonight.Monaghan 1912-1923 looks at stories from the local area, during one...

Police appeal following burglaries along the border

Police in the north are appealing for information following three burglaries along the border.  On Wednesday two houses were broken into in Keady and...

Priests find it difficult to go home to live on their own following burials...

Priests living in Ireland find it "difficult" to go home to live on their own following burials or suicides.That's the view of Fr Joseph...

GRA rep for Cavan and Monaghan among those seeking answers over holiday voucher revelations

The Executive of the GRA is expected to be quizzed today on using members' funds to pay for holiday vouchers.The Garda Representative Association represents...

Armed Gardaí at Ulster Final in Clones but Councillor says terror threat is “overhyped”

A local Councillor says he believes the threat of terrorism in Ireland is being overhyped.It comes as it was announced that armed Gardaí are...

‘The loss of town councils is showing in the state of local roads’

'The loss of town councils is showing in the state of local roads'.That's according to Sinn Fein councillor Noel Keelan who raised the issue...

Latest Death Notices

Norbert Moynagh

Norbert Moynagh. Ballymanus, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath. Peacefully on Saturday, August, 17th, in the loving care of his family, and the matron and staff of the...

Brian Gibson

Brian Gibson. Raheever, Mountnugent, Co. Cavan. 18/08/19. Peacefully at Cavan General Hospital surrounded by his family. Predeceased by his parents & brother Owen. Deeply...

Gerry Sheanon

Gerry Sheanon. Ballsbridge, Dublin and Druminespic, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan. Sunday, 18th August peacefully after a brief illness in St Christopher’s hospice Cavan. Reposing at...