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31
May

United Snub £60m Real Madrid David de Gea Bid

The big transfer news of today is reports coming from Sky Sources that Man United have snubbed £60m Real Madrid bid.

Madrid are years trying to sign De Gea. Read more »

30
May

Syrian Families Could Arrive in New Ross

A total of 37 Syrian refugees have arrived to live in Co. Wexford.

They are planned to be housed in and around Wexford town.

Frank Staples, Mayor of Wexford town, has extended welcomes to the families.

 

27
May

Dealing with Joy Sappers

Have you ever met a Debbie Downer or Negative Nancy? How about a Pessimistic Paul or Disdainful Danny?

We have all encountered these people at one point or another in our lives—those who find fault with everything and everyone around them. I call them joy sappers.

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20
May

10 “Must See” Irish Music Festivals for the Summer of 2017

The sun is making an appearance, shorts and shades are out and the beer gardens are being raided, what does that mean? The summer season is upon us and that also brings about some of the island’s best event when it comes to Music and Arts. Below I’ve listed some of the major festivals around the country of Ireland, as well as some local ones here in the South East.

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13
May

10 Things Only Irish People Understand or Say

”Did ya get the shift?” Our little country is filled with funny phrases that only we understand or say. It’s funny when people from abroad visit us and we say a phrase and it has to be explained to them what it means. Or when you go abroad and the home people in that country haven’t heard the phrase. Ah sure look, what can ya do? Read more »

12
May

5 Hacks Every Student Should Use

There are so many little hacks that can make life easier. Especially if you are a student. Here are five hacks that every student should use. Read more »

11
May

(Photos) New Ross In The Good Old Days

The following photos are from the Facebook group NEW ROSS PICTURED IN THE GOOD DAYS !!.  They are old photos that I found interesting. Looks so different! If you have any photos feel free to share. Take a look. Enjoy.  Read more »

10
May

(Video) New Ross: An Ariel View

If you are from, or live in New Ross, this video will interest you. Beautiful background music by the New Ross Pipe Band,  its a video of Bunscoil Rís and Bunscoil Nic Amhlaidh, but the video oversees the entire town from a helicopter view. Read more »

9
May

Rates Set By Council Damaging Business Activity in New Ross

This weeks New Ross Standard is filled with intriguing articles. The most intriguing one, to me, is the one regarding the rates that businesses must pay in New Ross. I am proud of our little town and I have views that I am going to express. It’s great to see a businessman in town step up to express their opinion. Emmett Ronan, who owns and operates Harveys Coffee House has brought to light, to the public, exactly how hard it is to try run a successful business in New Ross. The article wrote by David Looby on the issue is as excellent as Emmett’s coffee.  Read more »

6
May

Start Writing Now

If I could offer one piece of advice to an aspiring writer, it would be to start writing now.

You can read every style manual, how-to-article, and book on the craft, but it won’t replace the physical task of putting pen to paper.  Whether your aim is to create a popular blog or write a bestselling novel, you must sit down and start somewhere. Read more »

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