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# balbriggan - Friday 2 September, 2016

Gardaí seek help finding missing 14-year-old girl from Balbriggan

Ann Marie Joyce is known to frequent the Blanchardstown area.

# balbriggan - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge A brand new dog café has opened at this Dublin castle and it looks class Pooches And Cream

# balbriggan - Friday 10 June, 2016

Swimming notices lifted at six beaches after sewage concern

Notices remain in place for Portmarnock in Dublin and Owenahincha in Cork.

# balbriggan - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Suspended sentence for 16-year-old who assaulted four women and teenage girl

The judge ordered him to complete the recovery programme in which he’s currently participating.

# balbriggan - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Driver in 'micro-sleep' who killed woman and injured her baby sentenced to two years

The judge said he was imposing the prison term “to send a message” to drivers.

# balbriggan - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Remember the guy who took to standing by the road to look for work? Now he's "living the dream"

After returning home from the US, Sean spent two years looking for work. These days, things are looking up.

# balbriggan - Friday 5 February, 2016

Man who left Garda in wheelchair after crushing him with stolen car jailed for seven years

Patrick McDonagh pleaded guilty to causing serious harm to Garda Ciaran Murrihy in Balbriggan, Co Dublin, last August.

M1 lane blocked after crash between two heavy-goods lorries

Motorists are advised that diversions are in place.

# balbriggan - Thursday 21 January, 2016

There are just two houses still available in this new Balbriggan development

61 houses were built altogether.

# balbriggan - Monday 21 December, 2015

Gardaí set up checkpoints in north Dublin - and had a surprisingly busy night

The checks were part of Operation Thor – which targets the country’s most prolific burglars.

# balbriggan - Friday 20 November, 2015

Gardaí appealing for information regarding 14-year-old Jason Collins

Jason has been missing from Swords, Co Dublin, since last Friday 13 November

# balbriggan - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Halloween fire family 'can't believe' generous crowdfunding campaign response

Big hearted benefactors have given more than €2,500 to the family who are facing homelessness

# balbriggan - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Two charged after garda struck and seriously injured by stolen car

Two other gardaí received minor injuries in the incident, which happened in Balbriggan last night.

# balbriggan - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Missing 17-year-old girl found safe and well

Nike Adedokun went missing from her home in Balbriggan on Wednesday afternoon.

# balbriggan - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Two held over shooting dead of Benny Whitehouse in north Dublin

A man and a woman are questioned by gardai.

# balbriggan - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Body found in search for Stephen Sweetman

He went missing from Balbriggan on Wednesday.

# balbriggan - Friday 10 April, 2015

Man arrested in connection with alleged sexual assault on teenager

The man is being held in Balbriggan Garda Station.

# balbriggan - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Two cars collide head-on in north Dublin. Three injured

Three people have been taken to hospital for treatment.

# balbriggan - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Man arrested over shooting of Benny Whitehouse

The 36-year-old was shot dead close to his child’s school in the north Dublin suburb of Balbriggan.

# balbriggan - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Remember Sean --- the guy standing by the roadside looking for work? Well, good news...

He’s back (and he’s bringing the milkman with him).

# balbriggan - Friday 28 November, 2014

Remember the Balbriggan man who took a novel approach to job hunting? ... We've some good news for you

The phone was ringing with offers until 2am, he says.

# balbriggan - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Can you help? ... This Balbriggan man is taking a novel approach to job hunting

Sean Moroney ran a moving company in Boston. He’s been back home for two years — and says he’s sent out ‘hundreds’ of CVs looking for work.

# balbriggan - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Man shot dead in Balbriggan this morning - woman also hit

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# balbriggan - Friday 13 June, 2014

Witnesses sought after man shot in car outside Balbriggan gym

One man has been injured and taken to hospital.

# balbriggan - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west

During the arrests a large quantity of power tools were also seized.

# balbriggan - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Four arrested, firearm and drugs seized during garda search

Cannabis and cocaine with a street value of €38,000 were also seized.

Man freed with cutting equipment after tree falls on car

Drivers are being warned to look out for fallen trees and other debris this morning.

# balbriggan - Monday 27 January, 2014

James Reilly backs protest against turning his local library into a dole office

Officials from the OPW and Social Protection Department are now to look for an alternative solution.

# balbriggan - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Protests at plan to turn 109-year-old library into dole office

Residents of the Dublin suburb of Balbriggan say plans to move the town’s Carnegie library will be a massive blow to the area.

# balbriggan - Friday 17 January, 2014

Woman and child struck by Jeep in Balbriggan

The mother was killed and the child badly injured.

Adult and child treated for smoke inhalation after Dublin fire

Five units of Dublin Fire Brigade were sent to attend the incident at 1am this morning.

# balbriggan - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Gardaí confiscate contraband DVDs and cigarettes at Balbriggan market

So far this year, 10 people have been arrested and prosecuted for selling counterfeit goods.

# balbriggan - Friday 15 November, 2013

Gardaí seek witnesses to ‘any suspicious activity’ in Skerries murder probe

Michael Gannon was babysitting his two grandchildren when he was attacked at his front door last night.

# balbriggan - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Parents 'horrified' after van mounts school pavement pursued by men with baseball bats

Children had to run and take shelter in gardens as the van driver steered around a corner to escape his attackers.

# balbriggan - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Gardaí seek help in tracing missing Balbriggan woman

Ella Owusu was last seen at her home at about 7.30pm on Monday.

# balbriggan - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Elderly people warned about ATM scam gang

The scam is believed to be in operation in parts of north Dublin and elderly people have been warned to be careful.

# balbriggan - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Gardaí recover four stolen cars, arrest four

The cars recovered were all stolen in the last week, gardai believe.

# balbriggan - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Dublin hotel pulls out of hosting child beauty pageant

The beauty pageant for ‘babies, toddlers and teens’ was due to take place at the Bracken Court Hotel in Balbriggan this weekend – but the hotel says they weren’t told the true nature of the event.

# balbriggan - Friday 6 September, 2013

More money goes missing from a garda station

The undisclosed sum of money has been reported missing from Athy Garda Station, Co Kildare.

# balbriggan - Thursday 25 July, 2013

No sign of teenager who escaped from garda station while on 'smoke break'

The teen escaped over a wall at a Dublin garda station last week, and hasn’t been seen since.