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Rallying around Regina

Regina’s Fight for Life inspires huge community campaign

Áine Ryan

INCREDIBLE community spirit has made it a top online fundraising campaign in the country but Regina Duffy’s life remains ‘in limbo’ in New York while her family’s campaign desperately needs another

yesterday 13:25
Hyland confirms he’ll run again

Speculation rife about an Achill-based FG candidate Analysis Edwin McGreal

Independent county councillor Christy Hyland has confirmed he is standing for the local elections this May. The Westport-based retired Garda was first elected to the county council five years ago after

yesterday 12:22
Lack of new faces in local elections a concern

 

UP FOR GRABS Thirty seats will be contested in Mayo County Council in May’s local elections, but the main parties appear to be struggling to encourage young candidates to run. Pic: Michael McLaughlin WE are now a little over four months from the local and European

yesterday 11:19
Hynes claims karma came back to haunt Durcan

ISSUED STATEMENT  Mayo County Council Chief Executive Peter Hynes issued a statement at yesterday's monthly meeting before leaving the chamber while the SIPO report was being debated by councillors. Chief Executive launches scathing attack on Cllr Frank Durcan following SIPO report

2019-01-15 15:26
Gardaí renew appeal for assistance after Breaffy hit and run

Anton McNulty GARDAÍ investigating a hit and run incident in Breaffy, which left a 14-year-old girl in hospital, are seeking the assistance of the public in identifying the driver. The incident occurred on Monday night, January 7, some time between 8.30pm and 8.50pm when the injured girl

2019-01-15 14:22
AUDIO Football Podcast #2 Galway review

It turns out that penalty shootouts in Gaelic football are like buses - you wait forever for one to come along and then two arrive together. And so it was yesterday at Tuam Stadium where, just seven days after the novelty of seeing a spot-kick tie-breaker against Leitrim in Carrick-on-Shannon, a

2019-01-14 23:40
Daily News
Staying up is Mayo’s priority

Talking Tactics Billy Joe Padden WHEN I look at Mayo’s National League fixtures, I think the same thing as probably the majority of supporters, players and team management — it’s all about the four home games. And when you consider how poor Mayo’s home form has been over the last

yesterday 13:25
Fianna Fáil select Carty and Ryan for Claremorris region

ON THE TICKET Cllr Damien Ryan and former councillor, Michael Carty (centre) pictured with from left: Roscommon TD, Eugene Murphy; Lisa Chambers, TD; Dara Calleary TD, and Michael Nally who contested the nomination at the Claremorris Electoral Area Fianna Fáil Convention in Claremorris on

yesterday 13:25
Dillon to focus solely on Dáil candidacy

No county council campaign for former Mayo footballer

Anton McNulty

Fine Gael General Election candidate for Mayo, Alan Dillon, has outlined that he will continue to solely focus his energy on his candidacy for Dáil Éireann in the upcoming General Election. In doing so,

yesterday 13:25
Removal of Joe Deacy memorial ‘very, very hurtful’

TAKEN AWAY Mayo County Council said the memorial had no planning permission and was a visual distraction to motorists.  Ger Flanagan

THE friends of the late Joe Deacy have labelled Mayo County Council’s decision to remove a memorial dedicated to the young footballer as ‘very,

yesterday 13:25
The art of brevity

POET Roberta Beary’s beautiful short-form poetry has won her international acclaim.  Pic: Dave Russo Interview Ciara Moynihan

Since moving to Westport, native New Yorker Roberta Beary has not looked back. It was a big decision. She and her husband, Frank Stella, had both spent

yesterday 12:22
Grealis family make fresh appeal to end ten years of ‘torment’

Anton McNulty THE sisters of Achill man, JP Grealis, who went missing in The Netherlands ten years ago, have made a fresh appeal for information to help bring an end to a decade of torment and suffering. James Patrick (JP) Grealis from Tonragee, Achill went missing in the Dutch town of Breda

yesterday 12:22
Man who drank poitín bought an air gun to shoot a mouse

A man who was in a pub in Westport with an imitation firearm in his trousers was going to use it to shoot a mouse, a court has heard. Paul Walsh (37) of 90, Knockaphunta Park, Westport Road, Castlebar appeared before Westport District Court sitting in Castlebar on Thursday last where he

yesterday 12:22
Westport’s Keira become JCI Ireland President

New JCI National President Keira Keogh (centre, in black) with members of the Keogh and Noonan families at the Custom House Studios, Westport, where the Junior Chamber Ireland National and Mayo Presidential Inauguration events took place on Saturday last. Pic: Conor McKeown ‘Huge

yesterday 12:22
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yesterday 13:25 Staying up is Mayo’s priority
yesterday 13:25 Fianna Fáil select Carty and Ryan for Claremorris region
yesterday 13:25 Dillon to focus solely on Dáil candidacy
yesterday 13:25 Removal of Joe Deacy memorial ‘very, very hurtful’
yesterday 13:25 Rallying around Regina
yesterday 12:22 The art of brevity
yesterday 12:22 Grealis family make fresh appeal to end ten years of ‘torment’
yesterday 12:22 Man who drank poitín bought an air gun to shoot a mouse
yesterday 12:22 Westport’s Keira become JCI Ireland President
yesterday 12:22 Broken CCTV failed to record sexual assault
yesterday 12:22 Hyland confirms he’ll run again
yesterday 11:19 To the letter
yesterday 11:19 Is democracy on death row?
yesterday 11:19 Lack of new faces in local elections a concern
2019-01-17 19:55 Cathal Hughes named Mayo Person of the Year 2019
2019-01-15 18:35 Songs from the Heartland
2019-01-15 17:31 Down with diets
2019-01-15 16:28 Classical trio bring eclectic show to Castlebar
2019-01-15 15:26 Leahy: ‘panel is closed now’
2019-01-15 15:26 Ballindine farmer dies in farmyard tragedy
2019-01-15 15:26 Flynn returns to the political fray
2019-01-15 15:26 Campaign launched to help Regina’s fight for her life
2019-01-15 15:26 Hynes claims karma came back to haunt Durcan
2019-01-15 14:22 Sixteen Men’s Sheds benefit from Government funding
2019-01-15 14:22 Tributes paid to Westport native and Athlone council official
2019-01-15 14:22 Ring announces €800,000 for Greenway developments
2019-01-15 14:22 Famous Achill beach returns once again to the Atlantic
2019-01-15 14:22 Gardaí renew appeal for assistance after Breaffy hit and run
2019-01-14 23:40 AUDIO Football Podcast #2 Galway review
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