In this week’s Leinster Leader - out Tuesday morning

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In News:

* Court case facing one of county’s biggest food producers

* Naas kids are cancer fighting champions

* Armed raid at Centra in Johnstown

* Newbridge asylum seekers voice concerns to Reception and Integration Agency

* Half million deficit in Kildare’s housing estate bond fund

* Newbridge traders fight for fairer pay parking

* Newbridge Credit Union extends special manager’s term

* Arsonists blamed for Naas factory fire

* Lively debate on Kildare town’s future at public meeting

* Three Kildare riders qualify for Olympics

* Newbridge councillor draws compostor’s ire

* Agency staffing to be cut at Moore Abbey

* Tribesmen conquer White’s Castle, Athy - a report from last Friday’s auction

* Naas neighbours raise funds for Crumlin

* A look back at Naas Summer Project

* Newbridge’s Hopkins Society meets President Higgins

* Interview with Patricia Berry - Athy community hero

* Interview with Patty Bolger, Sallins, who is a veteran of two Irish Eucharistic Congresses

* 20 new jobs at Junction 14 service station

* Leixlip plan to honour Arthur Guinness

* In the courts: Edenderry man on sex assault charge; Athy drug dealer jailed; suspended sentence for man who trespassed at girls’ school; Man convicted of cruelty to animals after horse is put down

In Entertainment and Lifestyle:

* Knockanstockan in Blessington

* Christy Moore plays ‘home’ gig

* Book on Kildare town launched

* Newbridge dancers perform at opening of King of Pop exhibition at Silverware

* St Mark’s School, Newbridge, graduation ball - photo special

* The search starts for this year’s Rehab Kildare Person of the Year - get your entry form in this week’s Leinster Leader

* Our bumper weekly prize crossword

* Discover The Straffan Steam Museum in our ‘Into Kildare’ column... and get a two-for-one entry with our deals voucher

In Sport:

* Selection dilemma for Kildare ahead of Sunday’s clash with Cavan in the football qualifiers - it’s the last chance saloon for the Lilies

* Naas and Clane record All-Ireland camogie Feile Wins

* GAA Cul Camps - photo special

* Minors face the Dubs in Leinster semi-final

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