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Hyde Park Dam public meeting cancelled

A PLANNED public meeting to discuss the draining of Hyde Park Dam due to take place this evening (Friday, April 21) has now been cancelled. The meeting had been organised by concerned local residents at the Academy Community Hub over the draining of the dam that is now the subject of a number of investigations […]

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Cross community project gets to art of the matter

A creative bunch of kids from Newtownabbey have unveiled a brand new mosaic they designed at a local park.

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True grit for GG residents

New salt boxes have been installed in a Glengormley estate after public transport was withdrawn during cold spells in recent

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A newly formed criminal gang labelling itself Correct Action Against Drugs was behind the bruta

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Tricolours on lampposts not wanted, says cllr

A Newtownabbey Sinn Féin councillor says he has been “inundated” with complaints from nationalists

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coke and heroin abuse on the rise

The massive haul of Class A drugs seized by police in Newtownabbey over the past year is an indication of their increased use on local streets, a leading substance abuse worker has said. Director of Services at Forum for Action on Substance Abuse and Suicide Awareness (FASA) Jim Weir was speaking after new figures show large increases in seizures of hard drugs such as cocaine and heroin in Newtownabbey…

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