Articles in the Emyvale Category

BEN RYAN DEPARTS TODAY FOR A US HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNSHIP THOUGH PROJECT CHILDREN LEGACY PROGRAMME

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21 Jun 2024 Comments Off on BEN RYAN DEPARTS TODAY FOR A US HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNSHIP THOUGH PROJECT CHILDREN LEGACY PROGRAMME
BEN RYAN DEPARTS TODAY FOR A US HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNSHIP THOUGH PROJECT CHILDREN LEGACY PROGRAMME

By Veronica Corr Ben Ryan from Emyvale jets off to the USA today, Thursday on the working holiday of a lifetime. The 21-year-old college student won an internship with Habitat for Humanity, through Project Children’s legacy project. He found out about the internship through Monaghan native Catherine Flood, who is a volunteer with Project Children in New York. After going through the application process, Ben was delighted to have been accepted for the eight week programme. When asked if he was excited about the trip, he exclaimed: “I cannot wait!” ...

Christmas Swim at Emy Lake

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24 Feb 2024 Comments Off on Christmas Swim at Emy Lake
Christmas Swim at Emy Lake

Back in the late 1950’s the young Murphy and Morrough boys could never have imagined that what they were doing on Christmas Day would become an annual event attracting hundreds to the Emy Lake shore. On Christmas Day the boys headed for Emy and to dive into the water was their challenge and they all showed their courage. Hail, rain or frost they fulfilled the challenge though there was a report that on one occasion the ice was too thick and they were unable to break through it and so ...

ROUNDABOUT NOW PROPOSED AS SOLUTION TO EMYVALE ROAD SAFETY ISSUES

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18 Jan 2024 Comments Off on ROUNDABOUT NOW PROPOSED AS SOLUTION TO EMYVALE ROAD SAFETY ISSUES
ROUNDABOUT NOW PROPOSED AS SOLUTION TO EMYVALE ROAD SAFETY ISSUES

The members of the Monaghan Municipal District were informed on Monday that Transport Infrastructure Ireland no longer considered a speed discrimination traffic lights system as the solution to road safety issues being experienced in the village of Emyvale. TII had instructed Monaghan Co Council to proceed with plans for a roundabout instead, a report before the meeting stated. The report said: “Monaghan Co Council, on advice from TII, have been in contact with Transport Scotland (TS) to obtain data on the effectiveness of a Speed Discrimination Traffic Lights System that ...

FORMER EMYVALE PUB TO BECOME COMMUNITY FACILITY IN DERELICTION INITIATIVE

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18 Jan 2024 Comments Off on FORMER EMYVALE PUB TO BECOME COMMUNITY FACILITY IN DERELICTION INITIATIVE
FORMER EMYVALE PUB TO BECOME COMMUNITY FACILITY IN DERELICTION INITIATIVE

A former licensed premises in the centre of Emyvale will be transformed into a community facility under an initiative to tackle dereliction and vacancy in rural towns and villages. Cavan/Monaghan TD and Minister for Rural and Community Development Heather Humphreys announced this week that the purchase of the former McMahon’s Bar and associated living accommodation on Emyvale’s Main Street for use as a multi-purpose community space had been approved for funding under the Town and Village Renewal Scheme. It is one of 24 projects nationwide that will benefit from a ...

MONEY FROM AMERICA! – IRISH YANK FOUNDATION HELPS NORTH MONAGHAN SPECIAL NEEDS CAUSE

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5 Jan 2024 Comments Off on MONEY FROM AMERICA! – IRISH YANK FOUNDATION HELPS NORTH MONAGHAN SPECIAL NEEDS CAUSE
MONEY FROM AMERICA! – IRISH YANK FOUNDATION HELPS NORTH MONAGHAN SPECIAL NEEDS CAUSE

The old phrase “money from America” to describe the beneficence of Irish emigrants towards their home place had a modern manifestation at the annual New Year’s Day Run in Emyvale organised by Glaslough Harriers AC. This year’s 10k and 5k walk and run saw a link forged with the Irish Yank Foundation in order to generate funds for Errigal Truagh Special Needs. Our photograph by Rory Geary shows foundation founder and former Truagh and Monaghan footballer Daniel Yankee McKenna presenting a cheque for €20,000 to Special Needs Group representative Bernie ...

ATTENTION MONAGHAN LOTTO PLAYERS! DO YOU HAVE A TICKET WORTH €1,000,500

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2 Nov 2023 Comments Off on ATTENTION MONAGHAN LOTTO PLAYERS! DO YOU HAVE A TICKET WORTH €1,000,500
ATTENTION MONAGHAN LOTTO PLAYERS! DO YOU HAVE A TICKET WORTH €1,000,500

The National Lottery is continuing to appeal to Lotto players in Monaghan to check their old tickets from Saturday 19th August as a prize worth €1,000,500 remains unclaimed. The Monaghan player won the €1,000,500 prize in a special Lotto Plus Raffle draw event last August and now has just three weeks left to claim their lifechanging prize. The winning raffle number for the Saturday 19th August draw was: 3249. Each of the tickets with the winning Lotto Plus Raffle number drawn in the Saturday 19th August draw were entered into ...

WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE? – MEGA LOTTO PLUS RAFFLE PRIZE STILL UNCLAIMED

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19 Oct 2023 Comments Off on WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE? – MEGA LOTTO PLUS RAFFLE PRIZE STILL UNCLAIMED
WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE? – MEGA LOTTO PLUS RAFFLE PRIZE STILL UNCLAIMED

The National Lottery has renewed its appeal to players in Co Monaghan to check their old tickets to make sure they are not a millionaire and still don’t know it! The winning ticket for a Lotto Plus Raffle prize worth€1,000,500 was purchased at Centra on Emyvale’s Main Street for the draw of Saturday August 19, but the prize remains unclaimed. The clock is ticking for the winner to come forward. The prize has to be claimed by Friday November 17. Each of the tickets with the winning Lotto Plus Raffle ...

WEE TED LEADS THE WAY FOR THE JOLLY JOGGERS

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6 Jan 2023 Comments Off on WEE TED LEADS THE WAY FOR THE JOLLY JOGGERS
WEE TED LEADS THE WAY FOR THE JOLLY JOGGERS

Little Ted McQuaid, the beneficiary of this year’s Jolly Joggers walk and run organised by Glaslough Harriers AFC, decided to lead by example at the New Year’s Day event. He is shown with parents Gabby and Pat approaching the finishing line of the Emyvale course much to the delight of the assembled spectators, among them World Masters athletics champion Donna Evans. Proceeds from the annual event will this year help defray wee Ted’s medical expenses. To support the cause a total of 805 people registered for the 10k/6k undertaking in ...

THE LATE MARION DONNELLY, EMYVALE

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6 Jan 2023 Comments Off on THE LATE MARION DONNELLY, EMYVALE
THE LATE MARION DONNELLY, EMYVALE

People were stunned, shocked and saddened when they heard of the death of Marion Donnelly, Emyvale – not only the people of North Monaghan but from the entire county and indeed all over Ireland and many countries throughout the world. Marion, through her work and her interests, became a well-known lady and was held in great esteem by all who knew her. Her involvement in and contribution to the GAA at local, county and national level has been enormous and her employment in Silverhill Duckling brought her into contact with ...

HOTTER THAN JULY! –

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21 Jul 2022 Comments Off on HOTTER THAN JULY! –
HOTTER THAN JULY! –

Emy Lough a haven for bathers in record heatwave Emy Lough offered a cooling haven for bathers as our picture by Rory Geary illustrates. Although less intense than the temperatures besetting neighbouring England and Continental Europe, this week’s sun surge in Ireland brought with it ample messages of caution from Met Éireann and calls from the Department of Agriculture for farmers to ensure the safety of their animals and householders to protect their pets. The status yellow heat warning put in place for Monaghan and a number of other counties remains ...