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Cooley Mountain trek takes place this Sunday

The Cooley Mountain trek takes place this Sunday in aid of Fighting Blindness.

Organised by Dundalk man Eric Beggs, this is the third year of the popular walk which is set over 12km and 6km distances. 74 more words

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Sale of The Sportsman's close to completion

A deal to sell The Sportsman’s bar and restaurant in Ravensdale is close to being completed.

The well known licensed premises has gone sale agreed in recent weeks with the bar closing to the public as it prepares to be taken over. 54 more words

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Erraught features on RTÉ's Nationwide

Local woman Tara Erraught was the subject of a special feature on RTÉ’s Nationwide programme last night.

The Ravensdale mezzo-soprano was joined in Dundalk by Mary Kennedy as she discussed her opera career to date and her upcoming Opera Gala performance in the National Concert Hall in Dublin on Friday June 5th. 18 more words


Local properties sold at auction

Three local properties sold at yesterday’s Allsop auction in the RDS in Dublin.

First under the hammer was 10 Yorke Street, a mid-terraced property set up as two one bed apartments, which sold for €51,000, more than double its €25,000 reserve. 56 more words

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Show Street: Answer found for Sally's fans

Originally published in The Seattle Times, April 8, 1962

The Chicago World’s Fair had Sally Rand and her fans.

The Seattle World Fair has Show Street. 211 more words


RTÉ lodge appeal against decision to refuse planning for support tower

RTÉ have lodged an appeal with An Bord Pleanala following Louth County Council’s decision last month to deny them permission to retain a 30m high operational support tower with associated equipment attached at Clermont Carn in Ravensdale. 67 more words


Meet Gracie—The fair’s ‘Queen of Fun’

Originally published in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, March 25, 1962

By Jack Jarvis

Writing about Gracie Hansen, whose Paradise International theater restaurant will liven up the nights at the World’s Fair, is a chore only in that anything we write is bound to be pro-Gracie. 450 more words