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Tinkerbelle and her ice cream wagon familiar and welcome sight

Originally published in the Voice of the Valley, August 1, 1973

When the soft tinkling melody, “Russian Bells” drift over the valley these summer days, kids (and grownups) everywhere rush out to the road to greet… 184 more words


Ravensdale sand shipped out at rate of 200 tons every day

Originally published in the Voice of the Valley, July 16, 1970

“We are now shipping about 200 tons of silica sand a day, six days a week, and up to 100 tons on the off day to Northwestern Glass Company in Seattle,” Mr. 403 more words


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

Property News

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