Former TD and current Galway County Councillor Colm Keaveney has appeared before Tuam District Court on January 23, faces one count with driving under the influence of cocaine.Mr Keaveney (53), with an address of Kilcrevanty, Tuam, Co. Galway, did not appear in court, and was represented by his solicitor, Martina Moran.The incident allegedly happened in June of 2023, in Cummer, … [Read more...] about Galway County Councillor Colm Keaveney accused of driving under the influence of cocaine.
Image by Peter Daly On January 8, Building for Children, a volunteer group from Northeast Galway, left for Ethiopia. The Irish volunteering team is going for ten days of hard work renovating school dormitories in the Addis Ababa region. Building for Children was created in 2006 by a group of professionals in the Newbridge area. With the willingness … [Read more...] about Building for Children, a Galway based volunteer group, have landed in Ethiopia
Image by Irelands Content Pool Galway was named the 7th best city in the world for higher education and university students, according to a ranking provided by The Campus Advisor. In the same ranking, Galway was ranked 1st for Student Friendliness. The Campus Advisor compiled a list of the ‘Top 50 Student Cities in the World for 2023’ based on student … [Read more...] about Galway ranked the seventh best student city in the world
Image: Gardaí A teenager has been arrested following a burglary at an Aldi store in Mountbellew on Wednesday 8 November. The incident occurred overnight, and the store was closed the following day. According to an unnamed source, bottles of alcohol were smashed, and a fire was started within the store. Aldi informed the public through a post on … [Read more...] about Teenager arrested in burglary at Aldi in Mountbellew
Image by Katrina_S from Pixabay The Polish cosmetic company, Inglot opened a pop-up shop in Eyre Square Shopping Centre, on Saturday 21 October. Speaking to employees, the opening day was described as being “quite busy and there was a nice little queue from [the entrance], so there was a big demand for [Inglot].” People can find the shop located on the … [Read more...] about Cosmetics shop Inglot returns to Galway City