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2013-08-20 23:02:16

Ride-Away, a subsidiary of Hasco Medical, will hold an Open House at their Londonderry, NH location on Thursday, August 22nd, 2013. The event will run from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

2009-04-11 05:51:21

The Republic of Ireland, in a concession to Protestants, says Northern Irelanders applying for Irish passports can give Londonderry as their birthplace. The city's name is one of the many issues that divide Republicans and Unionists in Northern Ireland and the Republic from the North.

2008-10-21 09:00:46

Irish power utility ESB International has announced plans to build a E500 million gas-fired power station in northern Spain. In a significant expansion of its overseas investments, ESB International (ESBI) has received key approval for the power plant project near Oviedo, Asturias.

2008-10-08 09:00:29

By BRENDAN McDAID TOP drama and theatre students from the University's Magee campus have been recognised for their outstanding achievement at a special prizegiving ceremony this week. Three scholarships for drama and three theatre prizes were awarded to students who had excelled in their studies.

2008-09-25 15:00:00

By CLARE WEIR THE strike shutdown at City of Derry airport next week - at the height of the holiday season -prompted fears of chaos for tourists today.

2008-09-25 12:00:29

By WILL ELLISON; ANNA QUIGLEY A CUSTOMER helpline has been set up for passengers affected by the closure of City of Derry Airport by a strike this week.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.