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# coolock - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Teenage boy killed in Dublin hit-and-run

A man in his 20s was arrested in connection with the incident last night.

# coolock - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Teen girl in "serious condition" after being struck by car in Dublin

She has been taken to hospital.

# coolock - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Man 'hijacks woman's car' before crashing with her still in it in early morning drama

The incident began at 5am this morning near Dublin Airport.

# coolock - Monday 25 July, 2016

Dublin gym offers refunds after arson attack

A car was driven into FLYEfit in Coolock early this morning, and the building set alight.

Car driven into Coolock gym and set alight

There are no reports of any injuries.

# coolock - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Gardaí to search derelict house in connection with disappearance of man in 2004

Patrick Lawlor went missing almost 12 years ago.

# coolock - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

40-year-old reported missing from Dublin located safe and well

Nicu Datcu was last seen in the Coolock area last week.

# coolock - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Teens arrested after garda car rammed in Dublin

Two gardaí were taken to hospital after the collision, but were released a short time later.

# coolock - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Tipperary family home raid: No extra jail for gang member who beat his heavily-pregnant girlfriend

Donal O’Hora received a sentence to run alongside his current 12-year prison term.

# coolock - Friday 4 March, 2016

Cadbury workers suspend strike after agreement to take outsourcing "off the table"

The strike began early yesterday morning.

# coolock - Friday 26 February, 2016

Dublin Cadbury workers 'left with no option' but to strike indefinitely

The dispute centres on a Labour Court recommendation to outsource 17 jobs at the company’s Coolock plant.

# coolock - Monday 18 January, 2016

Man who glassed ex-wife's new partner may get community service

The victim needed ten stitches in the aftermath of the pub attack.

# coolock - Friday 20 November, 2015

Driver (19) who broke red light and hit 6-year-old girl jailed for 12 months

The child’s mother thought she was dead in the wake of the crash – but she has since made a good recovery.

# coolock - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

'Too early' to determine compensation for boy (3) who lost part of finger in creche accident

The boy, through his mother, sued Doras Bui Creche in Dublin for negligence.

# coolock - Saturday 19 September, 2015

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s Saturday, here’s what’s happening.

# coolock - Monday 27 July, 2015

Teen launched vicious unprovoked attack on dad in front of his family

He has received a two-year suspended sentence.

# coolock - Thursday 4 June, 2015

# coolock - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Coolock residents evacuated from homes after viable explosive found

The bomb squad was called out and they made the device safe without the need for a controlled explosion.

# coolock - Friday 10 April, 2015

Missing woman (60s) found safe and well

Gardaí have thanked the public for their help.

# coolock - Monday 2 March, 2015

Did you witness this car crash? Gardaí want to talk to you

Two people in the car sustained minor injuries in the crash yesterday morning.

# coolock - Friday 27 February, 2015

Shock after job cuts at Cadbury factories

Trade union unite say they weren’t expecting the extent of the job losses.

# coolock - Thursday 26 February, 2015

160 jobs lost as Cadbury scraps the Pink Snack bar

The job losses are part of an overall restructuring of Mondelez’s operations in Ireland.

# coolock - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Appeal for witnesses after cyclist critically injured in north Dublin

The crash took place on the Malahide Road.

# coolock - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2014

And the most popular ones on Twitter too.

# coolock - Monday 22 December, 2014

Homes evacuated in the middle of the night after bomb discovered

An alert was in place for almost three hours. Army bomb experts dealt with the device by carrying out a controlled explosion.

# coolock - Friday 19 December, 2014

Did you spot this getaway car? Coolock Gardaí are hunting for an armed gang

Raiders fled in in OY reg BMW after threatening staff with a gun at a post office in Baldoyle.

# coolock - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Hunt for hit-and-run driver as six-year-old girl remains in hospital

A van struck the child at a pedestrian crossing yesterday and failed to stop.

# coolock - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Six-year-old girl in serious condition after hit-and-run

Gardai are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# coolock - 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.

# coolock - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Water protests, death threats, and Bono: The week in numbers

Plus: Which county has more roads than any other county in Ireland?

# coolock - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Why last night's Garda Station vigil was so startling ... and why we can expect more like it

The grassroots event was organised at short-notice via social media. After ‘Jobstown’, it’s a massive PR win for the Right2Water campaign, even though top organisers had nothing to do with it…

# coolock - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Hundreds of women held a silent vigil at Coolock Garda Station tonight

Around 200 women stood in deathly silence along the Oscar Traynor Road as perplexed gardaí surveyed the scene.

# coolock - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Leo Varadkar: There's a 'sinister fringe' of violent Irish Water protesters Coolock This post contains videos

Leo Varadkar: There's a 'sinister fringe' of violent Irish Water protesters

His comments come following last night’s protest at Coolock Garda Station.

# coolock - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Gardaí investigate after body found in a pond in Dublin park

The body of the man believed to be in his 30s was found in the early hours of this morning.

# coolock - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

12 arrested during Irish Water protest on Dublin estate

Meanwhile, a protest took place at Coolock Garda Station.

# coolock - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Anti-water charges protest takes place outside garda station

There were no arrests during the incident.

# coolock - Friday 29 August, 2014

Dublin City councillor arrested at Greyhound protest

Michael O’Brien was released with a caution and said he will continue to protest in support of workers on strike.

# coolock - Monday 25 August, 2014

Long tail-backs and "unacceptable delays" at Dublin driver licence centre

Some drivers have turned up for an appointment at the Clare Hall centre and waited several hours, only to be told to come back tomorrow.

# coolock - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Paparazzi pelted with eggs during Love/Hate filming on halting site Halting Site

Paparazzi pelted with eggs during Love/Hate filming on halting site

Extreme anti-spoiler moves.

# coolock - Thursday 17 July, 2014

SIPTU vs Greyhound: Row escalates amid claims of 'harassment and abuse'

Greyhound told some customers in Dublin that SIPTU picketers were causing disruptions.