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Mystery guest ‘star’ for accordion championships

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Former councillor Robin Cavan.

Sad passing of former Deputy Mayor of Carrickfergus

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Karen McMeekan (far right) with Kim Davies and supporters at the coffee morning.  INLT 08-720-CON

Whitehead business supports local cancer charity

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Over 1,000 parking tickets issued in Carrick

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Could your rural community benefit from a grant up to £150k?

Business

Second public information session over greenway

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House prices rise by 3.1 per cent

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Councils urged to follow Mid and East Antrim’s ‘smoke-free’ parks example

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Deputy Mayor of Mid & East Antrim Council, Cllr Cheryl Johnston, along with Elaine Thompson and Sinead Sargent, Principle Environmental Health Officers; Casper the dog; and Enforcement Officers, Stewart Clawson, David Todd, Elaine Clarke, Nigel Devine and Gary Gordon.

Launch of new ‘Green Dog Walkers’ scheme

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Icy conditions in Greenisland this week (image provided by local resident)

Grit boxes in Greenisland area

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TRAFFIC: 'More work will continue today to keep roads clear'

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Air Ambulance pictured in the Old Carrick Road area of Newtownabbey.

Man taken to hospital with serious injuries following Newtownabbey collision

Transport

Road closed due to icy conditions

Transport

Organised Crime branch search local addresses

Crime

Paramilitary Crime Task Force arrests woman (26) in Carrickfergus

Crime
Court image.

ATM engineer convicted of £26,000 theft

Crime

Witnesses sought after car damaged outside shop

Crime

Hamper surprise for college pupil

Education
Colin Patterson (Vice-Principal, Downshire School), Harry Coulter and Alan Winsby (Co-Chairmen of the Interim Board of Governors), Hedley Webb (Principal, Carrickfergus College) and Michael Graham (Education Authority).  INCT 47-720-CON

Carrickfergus Academy to operate across split site

Education
Principals of Carrickfergus Model PS, Jennifer Miller (right) and Carrickfergus Grammar School, Kieran Mulvenna, joined Model pupils from Primary 5-7 (from left) Stuart Crooks, Jaye Pollock, Evie Coates and Cameron Fitzgerald, and Grammar year eights, Dylan Sproule and Sarah Boyd to help launch the Northern Area Mental Health Initiative.

Mental health awareness training for children and young people

Education

Video: Life at Carrickfergus Central PS

Education
Translinks new Safety Bus can visit approximately 350 schools, or up to 25 thousand students, across Northern Ireland each academic year. Pictured at Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School in Belfast are Year 8 student Sarah McWilliams; Kevin Wallace, Safety Bus; Year 8 pupil Hannah Wilson; Sean McGreevy, Metro Falls Service Delivery Manager; Erin Watson, Year 8 student ; Susan ONeill, Safety Bus; and Year 8 students Oscar Feron and Kate McWilliams

Thousands of children in Northern Ireland to receive bus safety advice

Education

Could your rural community benefit from a grant up to £150k?

Business
David Gillespie (right) and Hazel Bell (left), representing Ledcom  with representitives from Mid and East Antrim Borough Council (from left)  Councillor Ruth Wilson, Councillor Gerardine Mulvenna, Mayor, Councillor Paul Reid, Gail Kelly and Zoe Lindsay at the official launch of the 2018 Larne Business Awards in Larne Town Hall. INLT 06-006-PSB

Larne Business Awards are launched for 2018

Business

Bridal showcase at Belfast Loughshore Hotel

Business
Residents are urged to help shape the redevelopment of the popular attraction.

Residents urged to shape Carnfunnock expansion masterplan

Business

Council tributes on suffrage milestone

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Irish language act campaigners, including pupils from Irish-medium schools across Northern Ireland, take part in a protest at Stormont parliament buildings in Belfast this month, ahead of a meeting with Northern Ireland Secretary Karen Bradley. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Councillors clash over Irish language funding

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Cllr Lindsay Millar.

Councils clash over Greenway scheme

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Sammy Wilson has expressed concerns about  future energy supply

Kilroot closure plays into hands of Dublin: Wilson

Business
Sammy Wilson MP, MEA BC Head of Policy Louise Kennedy, MEA BC Chief Executive Anne Donaghy, Northern Ireland Secretary Karen Bradley MP, Mayor Councillor Paul Reid and Ian Paisley MP.

Key local issues discussed during London meeting

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Up to four inches of snow expected in parts of Northern Ireland

Environment
The Dark Hedges near Armoy shot to international prominence after featuring in the hit TV series Game of Thrones

Dark Hedges traffic ban ‘must be only start to preserve attraction’

Environment

Red panda snap earns top prize for Carrick photographer

Environment
Best School Gardening Project winner: Kells and Connor PS.

Young talent 'Blooming' across Mid and East Antrim

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Recruitment day for nurses

Health
An unhappy child

Sharp rise in counselling for sexually exploited children in NI

Offbeat
Ken Carson, from Bangor, who reached out to RNIB for emotional support to help come to terms with his sight loss.

Free emotional support for those affected by sight loss

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An unhappy child

Hundreds of NI children contact Childline with bullying woes

Offbeat
Megan and her mum, Karen.  INCT 40-746-CON

Carrick teen to undergo surgery abroad

Health