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# longford - Saturday 28 February, 2015

27-year-old man killed in Longford car crash

A 22-year -old man who was a passenger in the car, was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# longford - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Three arrests after late night Longford car chase that ended in crash

The chase ended at Goshen Cross.

# longford - Friday 9 January, 2015

Family of eight missing from Northern Ireland located in the Republic

The children are aged between five years and nine months old.

# longford - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Man in his 20s dies after his van struck a tree in Longford

He is the 192nd person to die on Irish roads this year.

# longford - Friday 19 December, 2014

Remember the devastating 2009 fire at St. Mel's Cathedral? After years of painstaking work, it's open again

A full schedule of Christmas masses has been announced. Including midnight mass on Christmas Eve, at the traditionally Irish time of 11pm.

# longford - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Pony rescued after being found in 'excruciating pain' with head collar embedded in his face

The ISPCA wants to hear from anybody who has any information about the pony.

# longford - Friday 7 November, 2014

740 new jobs for Longford, Kildare, Dublin and Galway

The jobs will be created in IT, retail, pet food and the automotive industry.

# longford - Thursday 6 November, 2014

From The42 No away day for Dubs supporters as Leinster Council vote for home comforts No Go

# longford - Friday 31 October, 2014

29-year-old man due in court over Longford carjacking

A second man in the car is in critical condition in hospital.

# longford - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Woman in hospital after carjacking attack in Longford

A young man taken from the scene is in a critical condition in hospital.

# longford - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Teenager killed after car hits barrier

The 19-year-old was the only injury in the crash.

# longford - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Have you met Bisto, the wonder footballing dog from Longford? Ooh Ahh

# longford - Friday 3 October, 2014

"Elaborate" cannabis growhouse uncovered in Longford bathroom

A 19-year-old man is in court this morning in connection with the drug seizure.

# longford - Friday 19 September, 2014

What to see in THE MIDLANDS on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night on Friday – and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

# longford - Monday 15 September, 2014

Fianna Fáil spends the most on two by-elections - but fails to nab a seat

Its members spent the most in the Dublin West and Longford Westmeath by-elections, the Standards in Public Office Commission said.

# longford - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Asian Clam invasion prompts Longford angling ban

“An aggressive alien invasive species.”

# longford - Friday 25 July, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about the escalating situation in Gaza, a one-day train strike, a manhole explosion in Dublin… and the hottest day this year.

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered by gardaí

The device was found during a garda search of a building in Edgeworthstown, Co Longford.

# longford - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Four men due in court after €114K cannabis seizure

The discovery was made at a house in Granard yesterday.

# longford - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Gardaí appeal for help in finding Longford teenager

Nathan Reilly has been missing from his home in Longford town since Friday.

# longford - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Three arrested in investigation into organised prostitution in Roscommon and Longford

Two males and a female, all aged in their twenties, were released without charge this evening.

# longford - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Food company announces 115 new jobs for Longford and Galway at pizza and pastry plants

Green Isle Foods are making a €30 million investment in operations in Portumna and Longford.

# longford - Monday 19 May, 2014

Man arrested after drugs and ammo seized in Drogheda

In Longford, two men were arrested in connection with a cannabis seizure.

Man assaulted and locked in his bathroom while three men burgled his house

A man has been arrested and some property has been recovered.

# longford - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Which Irish counties love Twitter most? And which are flapping behind?

What gives @Longford? You’re being left behind by @Laois and @Leitrim!

# longford - Thursday 27 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Meet the lad from Longford who recorded a duet with Miranda Kerr Kerrful Now

Meet the lad from Longford who recorded a duet with Miranda Kerr

Even Victoria’s Secret models love Irish men.

# longford - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Woman dies after being hit by car in Longford, male driver arrested

The 55-year-old died at the scene of the collision at 1.30am in Legan Village, Co. Longford.

# longford - Saturday 8 February, 2014

23-year-old due in court over Longford cannabis seizure

The man was arrested yesterday at the scene where cannabis herb worth an estimated €120,000 was found.

# longford - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Appeal for witnesses following a fatal road collision where a woman was killed

The incident took place at about 6.10pm yesterday evening at Curry, Kenagh, Longford on the main Longford to Athlone Road.

# longford - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Woman dies in Longford road collision involving pick-up truck

The incident took place just after 6pm this evening.

# longford - Monday 27 January, 2014

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you start your week…

114 cannabis plants found in Longford grow house

The plants have an approximate street value of €91,200.

Investigation continues following discovery of body in apartment complex

The body of a 36-year-old man was found early yesterday morning.

# longford - Thursday 23 January, 2014

95-year-old woman dies in Longford house fire

A post-mortem will be carried out at Midlands Regional Hospital.

# longford - Friday 17 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Any good deals on Adverts at the moment? The Rock

Any good deals on Adverts at the moment?

Ah yeah.

# longford - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Need a last minute pressie? How about a Buckfast hamper? Get Bucky

# longford - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Two men arrested after garda car rammed in burglary chase

Gardaí gave chase after a burglary in Longford last night.

# longford - Monday 25 November, 2013

Woman, 74, knocked down in Longford last night

The pedestrian was killed as she crossed the road at Edgeworthstown.

# longford - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

‘Irredeemable neighbourhood’ now an example of regeneration

Thirty-seven new homes on St Michael’s Road in Longford Town were opened today.

Monaghan mine could end up producing €70 million worth of gold per year

A company carrying out exploration work says there could be up to 20 million ounces of the mineral in the geological area known as the ‘Longford-Down Massif’.