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# dublin - Monday 7 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Grafton Street’s Spiderman impersonator is REALLY something Spiderman Spiderman

Have you seen Thomas Moffett? He has been missing from Lucan since March

The 53-year-old was last seen at his home on Esker Lane.

From The Daily Edge A Dublin pub owner is going viral with his Reddit ‘ask me anything’ Beerin

A Dublin pub owner is going viral with his Reddit ‘ask me anything’

Over 4,500 comments were left for the Thomas House pub manager.

# dublin - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s been talking about Ian Bailey, John Joe Nevin, and MH370…

21-year-old arrested in Tallaght over heroin seizure

The quantity of heroin seized has a street value of about €112,500.

# dublin - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Two tourists injured after falling 150 feet at Howth cliffs

One of the two suffered serious injuries in the fall.

Eircom bills, David Letterman, and WhatsApp: The week in numbers

Plus: How many Irish people are treated every year for alcohol abuse?

From The Daily Edge The Gardaí had some sticky car trouble this morning Stuck In The Mud

The Gardaí had some sticky car trouble this morning

The vehicle in question didn’t seem to want to cooperate.

# dublin - Friday 4 April, 2014

Raped aged 10, her baby murdered and dumped – Cynthia Owen demands ‘justice for Noleen’

The 52-year-old says the original six-week garda investigation into the case that became known as the Dalkey ‘house of horrors’ was a sham. She’s calling for a full review.

“Bestowed a bright shining light”: Appleby jewellers’ son saved by donor

Gerry and Helen’s son Simon was called to Beaumont Hospital to undergo a kidney transplant operation last week.

Fancy yourself as a street artist? The Temple Bar Company want to hear from you

Four lanes in Dublin’s Temple Bar are set for an artistic makeover.

Dublin security guard stabbed in the leg and sprayed in the face

The incident happened at Northside Shopping Centre in Dublin last night.

From The Daily Edge People are rightly freaking out about the giant rat found in Dublin Aaahh! Real Monsters

People are rightly freaking out about the giant rat found in Dublin

It was 2ft long and NASTY. So nasty.

From The Daily Edge Ryanair is handing out free ice-cream at Dublin Airport Make Mine A 99

Ryanair is handing out free ice-cream at Dublin Airport

There’s no extra charge for the flake either.

Number of homeless on streets of Dublin rises 25 per cent

A count by Inner City Helping Homeless found 98 sleeping rough.

From The Daily Edge This is the note we all want to leave to our rubbish-dumping neighbours Ya Filthy Animal

This is the note we all want to leave to our rubbish-dumping neighbours

This Dublin-based ‘nice neighbour’ took action.

# dublin - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The Score Tyrone take on Dublin with just one change while Derry rotate 14 NFL

Tyrone take on Dublin with just one change while Derry rotate 14

Emmet McGuckin is the only survivor in Brian McIver’s high flying Oak Leaf side.

Body of missing 38-year-old Sean Fogarty found

The 38-year-old, from Newlands Road in Clondalkin had last been seen on 19 March.

New jobs for Dublin, Shannon, Cork and Waterford

This brings the total number of jobs announced today to 555.

This lost pooch is looking to get back home – is he your pet?

The dog is thought to be owned by an older person. He was found last weekend in Dublin.

From Business ETC €107m to €10m: Dublin site sold for less than one tenth of 2006 price Commercial Property

€107m to €10m: Dublin site sold for less than one tenth of 2006 price

Irish property fund buys former An Post site for €97m less than boomtime prices.

# dublin - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Roma child cases: Emily Logan’s handed her report in to Alan Shatter

The removal of the two children from their families in Dublin and Athlone last October led to strong criticism of the HSE and Gardaí.

From Business ETC And we think Dublin is bad? This $600,000 house is the cheapest in Vancouver Canada This post contains images
From Business ETC Aer Lingus targets tech companies with San Francisco route Taking Flight

Aer Lingus targets tech companies with San Francisco route

The new route aims to bring Irish subsidiaries closer to Silicon Valley parent companies.

Hooded raiders hold staff at gunpoint in Dublin supermarket

The three men left the scene on foot with a quantity of cash.

From The Daily Edge The inevitable #TrinityGate jokes have begun Trinitygate

The inevitable #TrinityGate jokes have begun

#TrinityGate #GateGate

Monument to 222 lost Bethany children to be unveiled at ceremony

The names of children who died while at the home are due to be released in the hope people will find their relations who lived there.

From The Daily Edge The Backstreet Boys had a few cheeky pints in Dublin before their gig last night Larger Than Life

Car driven by 68-year-old crashes into the front gate of Trinity College

The man was arrested after damaging a number of cars and drove the wrong way up Dawson Street.

# dublin - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

From Business ETC Dublin to become the first fully ‘sensored’ city in the world Internet Of Things

Dublin to become the first fully ‘sensored’ city in the world

More than 200 gateways, which will feature up to six sensors for each one, will gather and monitor environmental data such as air quality, and noise levels in the city.

From The Daily Edge Mysterious Vikings are taking over the streets of Dublin Vikings

Mysterious Vikings are taking over the streets of Dublin

In the words of Cilla Black: What’s your name and where d’ya come from?

From The Daily Edge The legend from the Czech Inn is back with another baffling video Dave The Rave
From The Daily Edge You missed the Backstreet Boys singing in a Dublin pub last night Backstreets Back

# dublin - Monday 31 March, 2014

Two more councils back mayor proposal, but Fingal’s ‘nay’ scuppers plan

Any of the four local authorities in the county had the power to veto the proposal to put the plan to the people of the county on 23 May.

Revenue office closed after protesters stage sit-in

The people were protesting against the property tax and are not affiliated with a party.

Witness “horrified” at seeing teen assaulted at Luas stop

The youth was injured during the assault, which occurred at 10.30pm on Saturday night.

Two more arrested in connection with Tallaght cash-in-transit robbery

One man in his 60s and another in his 20s are being held at Tallaght Garda Station.

Column: Voting down a plebiscite for a directly-elected Dublin mayor would be bad for democracy

All four local authorities in the country have to agree on whether to put the issue to the people on the same day as the local and European elections.

Video: Dublin street closed after car explosion

Long Lane in Dublin 8 has been closed after the explosion last night.

# dublin - Sunday 30 March, 2014

From The Score Top four finish still on the cards for Cork after Laois rout GAA

Top four finish still on the cards for Cork after Laois rout

The Leesiders had 24 points to spare today.