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Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 20 December, 2014

#Dublin

# dublin - Monday 8 December, 2014

Twenty five senior citizens will return to reconstructed homes before Christmas

35 tenants were moved out of the complex 6 years ago for the demolition and reconstruction.

Lucan woman reported missing from home is found safe and well

Gardaí had earlier issued an appeal for help.

Revenue stop 130,000 cigarettes marked “school goods” from hitting the market

The cargo has a street value of around €68,300.

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# dublin - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Here’s why some people have travelled from Detroit to join the water charges protest

Chants heard at Dublin Airport today – ‘From Dublin to Detroit, water is a human right’

Two men charged after being found in balaclavas near church

Gardaí seized a replica firearm from the area.

Dublin Sounds: An autumnal walk in Dartmouth Square

A sound sketch of a beautiful space in Dublin on a crisp autumn day…

Light up your December with family time in Smithfield

Put the credit card away and have some down time.

# dublin - Saturday 6 December, 2014

“Sometimes we have people sleeping on the floor of the recreation room”

Will Minister Alan Kelly’s ‘beds for Christmas’ pledge be felt outside Dublin?

# dublin - Friday 5 December, 2014

Michael Lowry set to face trial over incorrect tax return charge

The date for his appearence before the Dublin Circuit Court is yet to be set.

Enda Kenny was on the streets talking to homeless people last night

“He had his woolly hat on and his jacket on and his scarf and he walked around and he fed people.”

From The Daily Edge Stephen Fry is in Dublin and just tweeted his own (accidentally) X-rated version of Molly Malone

# dublin - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

From Business ETC Want to own the Central Bank’s HQ on Dame Street? For Sale

Want to own the Central Bank’s HQ on Dame Street?

You could soon (if you’re really, really rich).

Want to switch mobile networks? There’s a new one on its way

It’s being set up by Carphone Warehouse, but it won’t be here till July 2015…

# dublin - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Fresh arrest over murders of two Coolock men

The bodies of Dubliners Eoin O’Connor and Anthony Keegan were found on the Meath/Cavan border more than a month after they had gone missing.

National lottery winner hopes to “live long enough to spend it”

John Foley, originally from Kerry, said he plans to share his €350,000 winnings with his wife and kids.

From The Daily Edge U2 announce ‘special’ shows in Dublin as part of new world tour U2

U2 announce ‘special’ shows in Dublin as part of new world tour

The band said they would be playing their home town ‘at the end of next year’.

# dublin - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Joseph Walsh found safe and well

Joseph Walsh found safe and well

The Clondalkin man went missing on Tuesday.

From The Daily Edge Cyclists beware: Vaguely threatening sign spotted in Dublin Warning You

# dublin - Monday 1 December, 2014

Fog rescue heart attack victim pronounced dead on arrival

The man was airlifted by the coast guard from three rock mountain in Dún Laoighaire-Rathdown.

From The Daily Edge Daft advert seeks ‘a serious girl’ to share studio apartment A Serious Girl

Human skull found on Dublin beach

The discovery was made by a man walking in Sutton.

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From Business ETC A quarter of rental tenants in Ireland are afraid they’ll lose their home Fear

A quarter of rental tenants in Ireland are afraid they’ll lose their home

A large proportion of the population want to start their own households but cannot afford to.

From The Daily Edge This comedy sketch perfectly captures the horrors of renting in Dublin Rent

This comedy sketch perfectly captures the horrors of renting in Dublin

“Originally a holding cell for illegal immigrants…”

From Business ETC This is how many new homes are being built this year (and importantly, where they are) Sprawl

# dublin - Sunday 30 November, 2014

# dublin - Saturday 29 November, 2014

‘We won’t pay’: Protesters gather outside Irish Water HQ

There are also protests in Limerick, Galway, Cork and elsewhere.

There was a huge drop in water use from 1 October … but we were back to our old ways VERY SOON

We all thought charges were coming in at the start of October — and new data for the Dublin area shows demand plunged in the following two weeks.

# dublin - Friday 28 November, 2014

This politician wants a Portland-style bike route through south Dublin

Introducing: your friendly “neighbourhood greenway.”

Realistic-looking dead foxes used to confront shoppers on issue of fur farming

In case you saw them from across the street earlier, and were wondering what was going on.

Missing man located in Dublin

He was found safe and well.

# dublin - Thursday 27 November, 2014

The simple guide to getting rid of your old furniture

De-cluttering your house can be more difficult than it seems.

5 properties to view this weekend… by the waterside in Dublin Viewing Advised This post contains images

5 properties to view this weekend… by the waterside in Dublin

Here are the 5 best properties looking out over the Irish sea you can view this weekend.

5 properties to view this weekend… in Galway Viewing Advised This post contains images

5 properties to view this weekend… in Galway

Here are the 5 best properties in Galway you can view this weekend.

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What else could I get for the €95,000 pricetag on this Napoleonic fort in Donegal

We take a look at what €95,000 could get you around the rest of the country.

Three gardaí injured over last two nights in Dublin ‘no-go area’

A local councillor said parents need to take more responsibility for their children as a group of youths continues to cause nightly mayhem in the area.

# dublin - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Man charged over 2009 murder of Graham McNally

This is the second person who was arrested in connection with the murder.

# dublin - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Baby thrown from window as family escape three-storey house blaze

“I turned this way, house was on a blazer” … “I ran up, and I caught the baby.”