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# naas - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Missing Kildare teen found 'safe and well'
# Missing
# Missing

Missing Kildare teen found 'safe and well'

Mar 26th 2013, 10:37 AM 14,819 Views 25 Comments

Roisin O’Toole was last seen at around 9pm on Sunday night.

# naas - Friday 1 March, 2013

Two arrested after bomb-making equipment found in Kildare
# Kildare
# Kildare

Two arrested after bomb-making equipment found in Kildare

Mar 1st 2013, 11:54 AM 6,082 Views 4 Comments

Items associated with the manufacture of pipe bombs were found in a house in Newbridge yesterday evening.

# naas - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Two arrests as part of garda crackdown on ATM fraud
# ATM Fraud
# ATM Fraud

Two arrests as part of garda crackdown on ATM fraud

Feb 28th 2013, 10:22 AM 8,762 Views 52 Comments

Two men were arrested in Naas yesterday evening as part of an ongoing operation tackling the skimming of people’s card details when they place them into ATM machines.

# naas - Friday 8 February, 2013

Gardaí recover stolen property worth €300,000 in Kildare
# Stolen Property
# Stolen Property

Gardaí recover stolen property worth €300,000 in Kildare

Feb 8th 2013, 9:44 AM 12,183 Views 0 Comments

Four men have been arrested and three are due to appear in court this morning.

# naas - Monday 28 January, 2013

Garda Ombudsman seeks witnesses to fatal Kildare road traffic incident
# Witnesses
# Witnesses

Garda Ombudsman seeks witnesses to fatal Kildare road traffic incident

Jan 28th 2013, 9:13 AM 6,402 Views 12 Comments

The incident, in which a man in his mid-20s died, took place in the Ladytown area yesterday.

# naas - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Young man dies in Kildare road crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Young man dies in Kildare road crash

Jan 27th 2013, 9:44 AM 15,291 Views 20 Comments

The incident has been referred to the Garda Ombudsman and the Naas to Newbridge lanes of the dual carriageway are currently closed.

VIDEO: The Hunger Games gets an Irish makeover
# Cluichí An Ocrais
From The Daily Edge
# Cluichí An Ocrais

VIDEO: The Hunger Games gets an Irish makeover

Jan 27th 2013, 9:15 AM 10,971 Views 0 Comments

This version of Cluichí an Ocrais is awesome.

# naas - Friday 18 January, 2013

Two appear in court over €9 million Kildare drug haul
# Courts
# Courts

Two appear in court over €9 million Kildare drug haul

Jan 18th 2013, 3:45 PM 7,806 Views 0 Comments

The two men were arrested after a search and arrest operation in Naas yesterday, when cocaine and heroin was found.

Kildare: Gardaí seize heroin and cocaine worth up to €5.5 million
# Drugs
# Drugs

Kildare: Gardaí seize heroin and cocaine worth up to €5.5 million

Jan 18th 2013, 7:44 AM 7,598 Views 25 Comments

The drugs were found during a search and arrest operation in Naas yesterday.

# naas - Monday 7 January, 2013

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?
# THE Rankings
# THE Rankings

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?

Jan 7th 2013, 4:07 PM 18,298 Views 45 Comments

Kilkenny has been named Ireland’s most litter-free town by Irish Business Against Litter. Did your town feature highly?

# naas - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Man (33) shot dead at Kildare house
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man (33) shot dead at Kildare house

Dec 29th 2012, 9:28 AM 16,730 Views 39 Comments

The man was brought to Naas General Hospital with serious gunshot wounds but died shortly after 6am.

# naas - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Videos: Tributes to the late poet Dennis O'Driscoll
# Death
# Death

Videos: Tributes to the late poet Dennis O'Driscoll

Dec 27th 2012, 8:14 AM 5,575 Views 5 Comments

The 58-year-old died suddenly on Christmas Eve.

# naas - Friday 2 November, 2012

Gardaí appeal for help tracing missing Kildare 16-year-old
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí appeal for help tracing missing Kildare 16-year-old

Nov 2nd 2012, 8:34 PM 17,790 Views 25 Comments

Gardaí say Bernadette O’Connor has not been seen for eleven days and are appealing for assistance from the public in tracing her.

# naas - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Gardaí express concern over missing Kildare teenager
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí express concern over missing Kildare teenager

Oct 27th 2012, 1:05 PM 14,399 Views 34 Comments

Gardaí say they have carried out extensive searches for 18-year-old Cormac Clare, who has been missing since Monday.

# naas - Monday 22 October, 2012

Gardaí issue appeal over missing Kildare teenager
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí issue appeal over missing Kildare teenager

Oct 22nd 2012, 5:39 PM 15,320 Views 5 Comments

Cormac Clare, 18, was last seen in Kilteel, in Naas, in the early hours of this morning.

# naas - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Teenage girl missing from Naas in Co. Kildare
# Missing
# Missing

Teenage girl missing from Naas in Co. Kildare

Oct 13th 2012, 9:52 AM 13,881 Views 15 Comments

Sixteen-year-old Bernadette O’Connor has not been seen since Tuesday.

# naas - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Gardaí seize drugs in Kildare in operation targeting drug dealers
# Drugs
# Drugs

Gardaí seize drugs in Kildare in operation targeting drug dealers

Oct 6th 2012, 2:09 PM 6,805 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí seized cocaine and cannabis worth an estimated €117,000 during two searches in Naas.

# naas - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Guineys and Clerys staff hold protest over store closures
# Protest
# Protest

Guineys and Clerys staff hold protest over store closures

Oct 2nd 2012, 2:15 PM 7,770 Views 10 Comments

They staff said they “feel utterly betrayed” after Guineys and a number of Clerys stores went into liquidation.

# naas - Monday 1 October, 2012

Two men in court over alleged €8.8 million theft
# Courts
# Courts

Two men in court over alleged €8.8 million theft

Oct 1st 2012, 3:29 PM 6,777 Views 0 Comments

The two men are charged over allegedly borrowing €8.8 million to buy land in contravention of Theft and Fraud legislation.

# naas - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Renewed appeal over 1990 murder of Dessie Fox
# Murder
# Murder

Renewed appeal over 1990 murder of Dessie Fox

Sep 27th 2012, 5:09 PM 10,524 Views 9 Comments

The brutal murder of the bookmaker remains unsolved 22 years on.

# naas - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Man released without charge in Naas death investigation
# Naas
# Naas

Man released without charge in Naas death investigation

Aug 23rd 2012, 7:56 AM 2,387 Views 0 Comments

The 47-year-old man was arrested after the discovery of a woman’s body in a house in Naas, Co. Kildare.

# naas - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Man arrested after woman's body found in Naas
# Sudden Death
# Sudden Death

Man arrested after woman's body found in Naas

Aug 21st 2012, 8:41 PM 11,422 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have arrested a 47-year-old man in relation to the incident.

# naas - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Witnesses sought after 4×4 is hijacked at gunpoint
# Crime Spree
# Crime Spree

Witnesses sought after 4×4 is hijacked at gunpoint

Aug 2nd 2012, 6:53 PM 8,780 Views 8 Comments

The black Range Rover was hijacked from Eadestown in Naas at about 6pm yesterday evening.

# naas - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Large fire at factory in Naas
# Blaze
# Blaze

Large fire at factory in Naas

Jul 5th 2012, 9:37 PM 17,327 Views 24 Comments

Emergency services are the scene of the fire which broke out tonight.

# naas - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Two arrested as €6.5m worth of drugs hidden in frozen meat seized
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two arrested as €6.5m worth of drugs hidden in frozen meat seized

Mar 31st 2012, 7:38 AM 3,738 Views 27 Comments

The seizure was part of an operation carried out by officers from Revenue’s Customs Service and Gardaí.

# naas - Sunday 11 March, 2012

Peter Casey wins, won't be having 'f**king sex' tonight
# Bittersweet Victory
From The42
# Bittersweet Victory

Peter Casey wins, won't be having 'f**king sex' tonight

Mar 11th 2012, 6:11 PM 2,083 Views 1 Comment

The horse trainer enjoyed more success today, as Flemenstar triumphed at the Naas Directors Plate Novice Chase.

# naas - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Darren Scully: 'Some people won't be happy until I am deported'
# Darren Scully
# Darren Scully

Darren Scully: 'Some people won't be happy until I am deported'

Feb 21st 2012, 4:30 PM 6,538 Views 37 Comments

The former Mayor of Naas has reacted strongly to the decision by Fine Gael to remove the party whip following his controversial remarks about African immigrants.

# naas - Friday 17 February, 2012

Three arrested over ecstasy seizure in Kildare
# Drugs
# Drugs

Three arrested over ecstasy seizure in Kildare

Feb 17th 2012, 9:05 AM 2,690 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí found the drugs with an estimated street value of €350,000 during a search operation in Castledermot in Kildare last night.

# naas - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend's racing
# Runners And Riders
From The42
# Runners And Riders

Mark your Card: your best bets for the weekend's racing

Jan 21st 2012, 11:53 AM 221 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of a bumper day of racing in Britain and Ireland, Declan Smyth picks you a handful of winners. He hopes.

# naas - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Body of missing Kildare woman Mary Prendergast found
# Appeal
# Appeal

Body of missing Kildare woman Mary Prendergast found

Jan 4th 2012, 12:30 PM 16,339 Views 6 Comments

The 61-year-old was last seen by her husband at their home in Naas. Her car was later found in Kilcullen.

# naas - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Top 10 TheJournal.ie stories that got you talking in 2011
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Top 10 TheJournal.ie stories that got you talking in 2011

Dec 29th 2011, 7:00 PM 3,866 Views 3 Comments

Alternative medicine, the Gaza flotilla and same-sex marriages – these are the stories that sparked the most debate in 2011.

# naas - Saturday 3 December, 2011

TD 'reluctant to involve gardaí' in student occupation of his office
# Occupy Naas
# Occupy Naas

TD 'reluctant to involve gardaí' in student occupation of his office

Dec 3rd 2011, 10:16 AM 2,864 Views 16 Comments

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”

# naas - Friday 2 December, 2011

Maynooth students continue occupation of Fine Gael TD’s office
# Fees Protest
# Fees Protest

Maynooth students continue occupation of Fine Gael TD’s office

Dec 2nd 2011, 9:45 PM 6,770 Views 105 Comments

Students are escalating their protests against possible cuts to third-level grants and increased fees.

# naas - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Scully insists: 'I am not a racist' as he breaks down in radio interview
# Darren Scully
# Darren Scully

Scully insists: 'I am not a racist' as he breaks down in radio interview

Nov 26th 2011, 12:55 PM 7,511 Views 126 Comments

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.

# naas - Friday 25 November, 2011

Darren Scully race remarks 'an opportunity for education', says African community leader
# Race Row
# Race Row

Darren Scully race remarks 'an opportunity for education', says African community leader

Nov 25th 2011, 8:06 AM 3,116 Views 70 Comments

Africa Centre head Eric Yao said he accepted an apology issued by the former Naas mayor

# naas - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Nov 22nd 2011, 7:38 PM 3,283 Views 5 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Darren Scully resigns as Mayor of Naas
# Darren Scully
# Darren Scully

Darren Scully resigns as Mayor of Naas

Nov 22nd 2011, 6:32 PM 14,701 Views 346 Comments

The Fine Gael councillor apologised ‘unreservedly’ for his controversial remarks on race.

Fine Gael investigating Mayor's race comments
# Controversy
# Controversy

Fine Gael investigating Mayor's race comments

Nov 22nd 2011, 11:52 AM 10,985 Views 214 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.

# naas - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

Use of restraint on nursing home residents caused "serious injuries"
# Care Homes
# Care Homes

Use of restraint on nursing home residents caused "serious injuries"

Nov 9th 2011, 8:01 AM 2,121 Views 9 Comments

A HIQA report into the care administered to patients at Larchfield Park Nursing Home raised a number of concerns.

# naas - Sunday 2 October, 2011

Two teenagers killed in Kildare road accident
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Two teenagers killed in Kildare road accident

Oct 2nd 2011, 9:51 AM 1,866 Views 5 Comments

A 19-year-old driver and his 18-year-old female passenger were fatally injured in the two-car collision.