Fury over huge hike in Kildare rates

AN Athy businessman whose rates are set to increase by approximately 90% has proposed a rates strike until ‘common sense is brought to bear’. Adrian Conlan of Conlan’s Centra says he is going to fight the rate hikes “tooth and...

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Up to 10 jobs to go at Coca Cola plant in Athy

UP to 10 jobs are to go at the Athy International Concentrates (Coca Cola) plant in Athy. The involuntary redundancies are likely to come from the administrative section of the business in the Athy facility which employs approximately 80 people....

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Athy boy crowned champion speller

A YOUNG Athy pupil was all abuzz with excitement after being crowned Kildare champion speller. Mateusz Palka, a sixth class...

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Planning permission refused for Monasterevin development

PLANNING permission has been refused for a 60-bed nursing home and 115 residential units, as well as a crèche and...

Wednesday, 22/03/17 - 2:32pm Read More

Cottage market to open in Newbridge

A NEW cottage market will open in Newbridge this summer. Twenty cottage markets are set to open in towns across...

Wednesday, 22/03/17 - 2:38pm Read More

Gardaí warn Kildare teenagers about dangers of sexting

LOCAL teenagers who have been ‘sexting’ intimate photos of themselves or others are putting themselves in danger and could face...

Wednesday, 15/03/17 - 2:42pm Read More

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