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Saturday 25 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Co Kildare

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# Mortgage crisis
Thousands of homeowners are drowning in debt - this is one of their stories
“It was like someone had a gun to my head. I was crying on the steps of the bank.”
# Village People
Why settle for just a house? This entire village in Kildare is for sale
The village was restored and developed by Ryanair founder Tony Ryan… but only those with seriously deep pockets need apply.
# to the rescow
These hairy cows are a rare butterfly's best friend... here's why:
They’re also going to be helping snails. And all by eating grass.
# rock frocks
How to: Get customers to travel across the country to a small store in a regional town
For a business like Rock Frocks it’s all about finding your niche. And now even Imelda May is a fan.
# Co Kildare
18-year-old Coleen Leigh found safe and well
Gardaí have appealed for assistance in finding her.
# Co Kildare
Betting shop staff threatened at gunpoint by lone raider
The man was armed with what’s believed to have been a handgun.
# Lights out
"It's going to take for someone to be hurt": Street lighting problems around Ireland
Chambers Park in Kilcock isn’t the only estate to run into problems with public lighting. Here are your stories.
# Co Kildare
Body of man discovered in car found submerged in Naas canal
Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses to the collision, which took place overnight.
# dress for less
Teens embrace charity shops - and give disposable fashion the boot
The teens learned about the high cost of clothes production during a youth club exercise.
# Missing Person
Missing Kildare man found deceased by gardaí
47-year-old Martin Bryne had been last seen leaving his home on Saturday morning.
# Armed Robbery
Man arrested following armed robbery in Co Kildare
The incident occurred at approximately 8.15am this morning when two males armed with a firearm entered a shop in Johnstown and held up staff before escaping with a sum of money.
# Fair play
Life is a rollercoaster: Ronan Keating's old pad is up for sale (pics)
Imagining he spoke to us about it, this is what he would have said…. probably.
# Missing
Missing Kildare teen found 'safe and well'
Roisin O’Toole was last seen at around 9pm on Sunday night.
# Witnesses
Garda Ombudsman seeks witnesses to fatal Kildare road traffic incident
The incident, in which a man in his mid-20s died, took place in the Ladytown area yesterday.
# Sudden death
Man arrested after woman's body found in Naas
Gardaí have arrested a 47-year-old man in relation to the incident.
# Devices
Three viable explosives made safe near Celbridge
Gardaí investigating the activities of dissident republicans also recovered a handgun from the scene.
# Occupy Naas
TD 'reluctant to involve gardaí' in student occupation of his office
Fine Gael TD Anthony Lawlor says the protest raises security concerns, but “the last thing I want is to get them in any sort of trouble”
# darren scully
Scully insists: 'I am not a racist' as he breaks down in radio interview
The former Mayor of Naas was forced to resign earlier this week after remarks he made about immigrant Africans. He said he and his family had been threatened because of the remarks.
# darren scully
Darren Scully resigns as Mayor of Naas
The Fine Gael councillor apologised ‘unreservedly’ for his controversial remarks on race.
# Controversy
Fine Gael investigating Mayor's race comments
The party has distanced itself from comments made by the Mayor of Naas, Fine Gael councillor Darren Scully, who said he will no longer be dealing with ‘black Africans’ in his constituency.
# Athy
Athy ward closure "blow to the elderly"
Due to funding shortages, there are not enough staff to keep a ward open at St Vincent’s Hospital, a Care of the Elderly facility.
# Located
Missing 16-year-old located safe and well
Sixteen-year-old Deimant Daciolaite was reported missing last week.
# Jobswatch
30 new jobs as Eddie Rockets opens in Naas
# Roads
Two motorcyclists killed in Mayo and Kildare crashes
Gardaí investigating separate crashes which claimed the lives of two men last night.
# Naas
Witnesses sought over armed attack on Naas security van
Staff at a Securicor van at a petrol station were threatened, and a sum of money removed.
# Courts
Four in court over weapons found by organised crime unit
The four men, aged in their 30s, were arrested early on Saturday morning by gardaí in Kill, Co Kildare.
# Crime
Gardaí continue to question five men over organised crime
Five men arrested in Co Kildare yesterday remain in Garda custody, as investigations continue into an organised crime ring.
# Arrests
Five arrested as gardaí investigate organised crime
As part of an ongoing investigation, gardaí arrested the five men in Kill, Co Kildare, early this morning.
# Kidnapping
Gardaí renew appeal over Co Kildare tiger kidnapping
An Post employee’s wife was taken from the family home and falsely imprisoned at a derelict building overnight, before she managed to escape and contact gardaí.