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Hodson Bay memorial event for Eamon O’Donohoe today

The tragic death of water enthusiast, Eamon O' Donohoe is being remembered through activities at Hodson Bay in Athlone today.Eamon who was from Kiltoom...
Central Criminal Court

No verdict until next week in Ballynacargy murder trial

The jury in the trial of a man charged with murdering the mother of his children by strangling her in her Westmeath home is...

PODCAST: Concern for childrens dental services in south Roscommon

Up to 2,000 children in south Roscommon and east Galway could be affected by cutbacks to dental care.The HSE confirms it has cancelled appointments...

PODCAST: Concern for childrens dental services in south Roscommon

Up to 2,000 children in south Roscommon and east Galway could be affected by cutbacks to dental care.The HSE confirms it has cancelled appointments...
Janusz

Search for missing man in Carrick-on-Shannon to intensify

The search for missing man Janusz Jasicki in Carrick-on-Shannon is set to intensify this weekend.A search of land and water in the general Hartley...

Ballaghaderreen chamber: Fast-track CCTV after major burglary

Ballaghaderreen Chamber of Commerce has called for a CCTV system to be urgently installed in the town after a major burglary in the early hours...

Longford council spends €2m on services in three months

Longford County Council has spent more than €2.4 million in the past three months on good and services, with half of that paid in...

Athlone IT crowned country’s best institute of technology

Athlone IT is celebrating today having been named 'Sunday Times Good University Guide, Institute of Technology of the Year, Winner 2018'.The midlands college was...

Fresh plans lodged for 27 houses in Monksland

Revised plans have been lodged for 27 houses to be built in Monksland, south Roscommon.In June, Bobmar Limited submitted a planning application to Roscommon...

Ericsson’s Athlone branch safe from job cuts

It's hoped the Athlone branch of Ericsson is unlikely to be affected by the announcement yesterday that the company is looking for 130 job...
Eamonn-Collins

Eamonn Collins Elected New Buccaneers RFC President

Roscommon man Eamonn Collins was elected the new President of Buccaneers Rugby Football Club at the club’s recent AGM.A native of Ballintubber, he is...
St. Brigids

St. Brigids Club Notes Weekending July 5th

St Brigid's Club Notes week-ending July 5thReturn to playThe club was delighted that all our teams from adult to underage have now resumed training...
Horse

Irish Trainers Claim 1-2-3 At Prix-De-Diane

Donnacha O'Brien has won the Prix de Diane at Chantilly with Fancy Blue.Jessica Harrington's Alpine Star was second and Aidan O'Brien's Peaceful was third...

Peggy McGlynn (nee Sheeran)

Peggy McGlynn (nee Sheeran) Briskill, Newtownforbes, Longford. Monday, 6th July. Peacefully in the care of the staff of St. Joseph's Care Centre, Longford. Predeceased by her husband Larry,...

Jennifer Day

Jennifer Day. Late of 2 Main Street, Carrigallen, Co Leitrim. Sunday, 5th July peacefully at Northwest Hospice, Sligo. Sadly missed by her loving sons Kevin, Craig...

Finola Deane (née Flynn)

FINOLA DEANE (née Flynn) Boyle Road, Frenchpark and formerly of Main Street, Elphin, Co. Roscommon – (Peacefully) Pre-deceased by her husband Austin, daughter Derry, grandson...
Italian

Podcast: Garda Morley and Garda Byrne Remembered

Tuesday was the 40th anniversary of the killing of two gardai- Garda John Morley and Garda Henry Byrne in Shannons Crosss -Dr Greg Kelly...
Italian

Podcast: Kate Macklin In Italy

Monaghan woman Kate Macklin spoke to the Joe Finnegan about how Italy are coping with the Corona Virus.Take a listen here:
Italian

Podcast: A Kidney-The Ultimate Wedding Gift

Athlone man Shane Hunter gave his ailing Fiancee Briona Reynolds a kidney on the 22nd of June.Garda donates kidney to ailing fiancée as kidney...