Vandalism at former church horrifies local people in Athy

ATTEMPTED break-ins, graffiti, broken windows and anti social behaviour at the former Dominican Church in Athy is causing serious concern among locals. The iconic building is expected to undergo major transformation in the coming weeks as Kildare Co Council plan...

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Heartbreaking wait for surgery for brave, young Naas woman

A NAAS mother shared her heartbreaking story this week of a frustrating and maddening wait for scoliosis surgery for her daughter. Tina O’Kelly is mother to 21-year-old Colleen who has multiple special needs as a result of genetic disorder Joubert...

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Kildare woman seeks to be Britains’ Next Top Model

A BEAUTIFUL young Kildare woman is about to fight for the title of Britain’s Next Top Model. 23-year-old Alannah Beirne,...

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Local student honoured for outstanding volunteerism

A NEWBRIDGE student has been acknowledged for her outstanding acts of volunteerism in the local community. Youth volunteer Clíodhna Malone...

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Major tourism award for Lullymore Heritage Park

LULLYMORE Heritage Park in Rathangan has received a major award for environmental tourism. The 60-acre heritage and discovery park, which...

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Athy mother living in fear

A YOUNG Athy mother who narrowly escaped with her life following an arson attack on her home says she is...

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John Hurt and the Athy connection

Drugs and gun seized in Sallins

Athy girl steals hearts on first ever date

Kildare North and South Chambers set to merge

Bell is reinstated in tower in Athy