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Entrepreneurs being urged to ‘Go For It’

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council is pleased to launch the latest programme of support for would-be entrepreneurs.

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Rashee Road. Pic by Google.

Main road set to be resurfaced

An arterial route in Ballyclare is set to be resurfaced in the wake of a petition calling for it to be done.

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Bombardier workforce to organise meetings over C Series tariff threat to jobs

Bombardier workforce to organise meetings over C Series tariff threat to jobs

Workers are set to gather for union meetings between noon and 1pm on Thursday, January 18 at the gates of all five Bombardier sites in Northern Ireland.

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Cllr Paul Hamill pictured with staff at Mallusk Enterprise Park.

Employment advice clinic to be held

Mallusk Enterprise Park (MEP) is planning on shaking things up in the New Year with a new team, new opportunities and new workspace offering.

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Will you change how you manage your finances in 2018?

Seven steps to saving money in 2018

The prospect of saving money seems daunting to many but with some simple changes it can become a reality.

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The Felden shared scheme has repeatedly seen Irish flags and anti-Protestant graffiti outside it

Mixed Protestant-Catholic housing developments set to grow

Plans to dramatically increase the size of a housing programme aimed at creating religiously mixed communities are soon to be unveiled.

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Some benefits will be paid early this year.

Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid early - these are the dates you can expect them

Christmas can usually be a difficult time financially but it's especially tough if you're relying on benefits.
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A computer-generated image of the proposed energy from waste plant development at Hightown Quarry.

Date set for Mallusk incinerator hearing

A community group which was set up to oppose a waste treatment plant in Mallusk has welcomed the decision to grant a Judicial Review.

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Marks and Spencer

M&S food hall gets the green light

The approval of a planning application for a Marks & Spencer food hall in Carrick has reignited debate on the regeneration of the town centre.

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The strike is due to go ahead on Wednesday December 20, 2017.

Ryanair pilots' strike could cause Christmas travel chaos

Irish pilots employed by Ryanair have voted to go on strike on December 20, according to the Irish Air Line Pilots’ Association (I.A.L.P.A.).
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Road closed due to icy conditions

Road closed due to icy conditions

Police are advising motorists to seek an alternative route after a local road was closed because of the wintry conditions.

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The Avidity team.

Local students showcase ‘chatbot’ at Belfast exhibition

A group of young entrepreneurs are showcasing their invention at a prestigious event at St George’s Market today.

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(left to right): LEDCOM Chair Henry Fletcher, guest speaker Dr Brendan Murtagh and LEDCOM CEO Ken Nelson at the companys AGM at Willowbank Business Centre in Larne.

Outstanding year celebrated as LEDCOM helps create 300 new jobs

An outstanding year is being celebrated by the Larne-based business enterprise centre, LEDCOM, which has helped its clients to create and safeguard more than 300 jobs in 2017.

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Bombardier.

Call for PM to protect jobs

Local political and union representatives have called on the Prime Minister to fight to save jobs across the Bombardier sites in Northern Ireland.

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Work has commenced at the Loughshore Manor site.

Work starts on Shore Road development

Work has commenced on a new housing development consisting of almost 60 homes in Whitehouse.

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Some readers are accusing Amazon of 'ruining Christmas'.

Amazon accused of ‘ruining Christmas’ over lack of packaging

Amazon is facing a backlash over its lack of packaging on a number of deliveries in the build up to Christmas.

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Motorists are advised to expect delays

TRAFFIC: Police warn of motorway delays for drivers

Police have warned of possible delays for motorists on the M2.
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How many parking fines were issued where you live?

IN FULL: Parking fines issued in Northern Ireland

The Department for Infrastructure has published statistics on the total number of Penalty Charge Notices (parking fines) issued in Northern Ireland from January to September 2017.

Transport
Ulster Bank, Ballyclare. Pic by Google.

Concerns raised as local bank set to shut

Ulster Bank has confirmed its Ballyclare branch is set to close next Spring.

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The countdown to Christmas is on

12 ways to manage your money and make savings for Christmas

Christmas is a brilliant time of year, but it can also be financially stressful.

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