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Iconic Nokia 3310 officially relaunched: Everything you need to know

After almost 17 years since it was originally launched, the iconic Nokia 3310 is officially back in business.

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How to eat your pancake

12 ways to have pancakes this Shrove Tuesday

Get the lemons, sugar and chocolate sauce in - because pancake day is almost here!

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Carrick student Daniel Ritchie.

Awards finalist Daniel shows he has Pramerica Community spirit

An East Antrim student is one of just six Northern Ireland finalists for this year’s prestigious Pramerica Spirit of Community Awards.

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Storm Doris: Can I claim compensation for a delayed flight?

AS storm Doris batters the UK, with winds expected to reach up to 87mph, we spoke to the  travel experts at airFair about whether passengers facing a delayed flight due to the bad weather are entitled to claim compensation.

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Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Borough, Councillor Audrey Wales with Emma Stevenson from W5 at one of the NI Science Festival events
held in Larne Town Hall about reducing food waste.

Reducing waste gives food for thought

Schoolchildren and family groups from around the borough packed into Larne Town hall recently to find out first-hand about the importance of reducing, reusing and recycling their waste.

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Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is bringing its Keeping Well van to East Antrim hosted by corporate partner Caldwells Spar, Islandmagee.

Keeping Well Van comes to Caldwell’s

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is bringing its Keeping Well van to East Antrim hosted by corporate partner Caldwell’s Spar, Islandmagee.

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Antrim Hospital Neonatal Unit receiving donations from members and friends of Carrickfergus Garden Society on 18th February. From left: Linda Thompson, Carrickfergus G.S, Staff Nurses M.McClintock and G Duggan, Bernie McCreanor, Carrickfergus G.S., Staff Nurse K. Fleck and Sister L. Richmond.

Live Here Love here awards for Community Heroes

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Relive the rock ‘n’ roll years with George Jones

Relive the rock ‘n’ roll years with George Jones

Celebrate the rock n roll years and remember the dance hall days with a new tour hosted by George Jones.

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East Antrim Guides enjoy Titanic lesson in emigration

Guides from First Islandmagee and First Kilbride, Ballyclare, units were given the real “Titanic Experience” at Titanic Belfast where they explored the relationship between the famous ship and the story of early 20th century emigration; what it was like to be a migrant at that time and the positive similarities between migrants then and now. The girls joined 77 Girlguiding Ulster members, all aged 10 to 14, and enjoyed a special girl-only workshop accompanied by Girlguiding Ulster Programmes and Events Coordinator Lee Kennedy.

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Larne Pupils having fun at the Mid & East Antrim Good Relations Schools Engagement event for P7s in Larne Town Hall.

Council’s ‘primary’ engagement aim hits a high note with pupils

Primary Seven pupils in Larne and Carrick were the latest focus for Mid and East Antrim Borough Council’s Good Relations staff whose recent engagement with the youngsters proving to be a musical hit’.

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Readers Park showhome to open its doors

Readers Park showhome to open its doors

The new Showhome at Readers Park, Ballyclare, elegantly combines the luxuriously traditional with a contemporary twist.

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Primary pupils chance to join the Red Nose Day Comedy Classroom

Primary pupils chance to join the Red Nose Day Comedy Classroom

It’s ‘nose’ joke! Primary pupils in Larne and the wider East Antrim area have the chance to see their very own rib-tickling jobs performed live on a special Red Nose Day Blue Peter Programme next month.

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Larne Library will welcome 'Emerging Authors' on March 9.

Larne Library to host ‘emerging authors’

Larne Library will be giving the public the chance to meet three Northern Ireland-based female authors on Thursday, March 9, at 7pm.

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The US company confirmed that the US dollar to pound exchange rate made business unsustainable and that prices will increase as of 23 February 2017.

TECH: Brexit pound sees Sonos speakers price hike

Premium audio fans are about to feel the brunt of Brexit after luxury speaker and sound system manufacturer, Sonos, confirmed they will be raising prices by 25 per cent.

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Mount Charles launches the Big School Cook Off for post-primary schools L-R Ronan Geoghegan and Simon Toye, Group Development Chef at Mount Charles. (Submitted Pic)

Budding post primary chefs urged to show off their cooking talent

Schools in Larne and the wider East Antrim area are being encouraged to enter a competition which aims to uncover cookery talent.

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Have you seen Blacky? (submitted picture).

Have you seen ‘Blacky’?

An appeal has gone out to people in Larne to help return to its owner a little Black Miniature Poodle, who went missing on Monday morning, February 6.

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Millions of workers have the same lunch every single day

Millions of workers have the same lunch every single day

Millions of office workers are eating the same lunch every single day, a study has found.

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February is Sea Cadets Recruitment month. (Submitted Picture).

Sea Cadets in search for new recruits

Youth charity Sea Cadets is encouraging young people and adults in the East Antrim area to consider getting involved with the organisation this February.

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What's your favourite pizza topping?

National Pizza Day: What’s your favourite topping?

Today is National Pizza Day.

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Ryan Lennon celebrates winning the Rising Star Award with actor Patrick Buchanan and Donal McAteer of Devenish Nutrition  at The Prince's Trust and TK Maxx & HomesenseCelebrate Success Awards. Now in their 13th year, the Awards recognise disadvantaged young people who have overcome issues such as abuse, drug addiction, homelessness, depression and unemployment. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.

Princely project for Larne jobless

The Prince’s Trust has joined forces with Pathway Adventure Activities to offer a free 12 week training programme in Larne starting Feburary 20.

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