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# dublin-8 - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Dublin Christmas market told it CAN'T use old John Player factory

With just nine days to go, organisers have appealed for help.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Man (21) fatally stabbed at flats in Dublin's south inner city

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# dublin-8 - Friday 31 July, 2015

Gardaí look for witnesses after two serious assaults

Three men were stabbed in one incident.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Missing man with Down syndrome found safe and well

Gardaí thanked the public for their help.

# dublin-8 - Monday 27 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This fox was spotted trapped and scared in a Dublin 8 basement this morning Madra Rua

This fox was spotted trapped and scared in a Dublin 8 basement this morning

The DSPCA has some simple advice.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Homeless charity forced to shut down its Sunday free meals service

Fights broke out and bottles were thrown at ‘The Mendo’ in Dublin’s south inner city.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 7 May, 2015

# dublin-8 - Friday 27 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Anti-school graffiti in Dublin 8 is dripping with irony Shcool

Anti-school graffiti in Dublin 8 is dripping with irony

I believe the children are the future…

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Dublin 8 resident loses the rag with litter dumping neighbours Rubbish Behaviour

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Gardaí release man held over Dublin 'fireball' explosion

The man, aged in his 20s, was arrested in the city yesterday morning.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Man arrested over explosion that 'sent fireball up in the air'

Gardaí, Dublin Fire Brigade and an Army bomb disposal team all attended the scene in the wake of the blast, back in March.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

"What's the fuss about?": Children's Hospital architect says project won't be a problem

Patients groups have raised concerns about traffic congestion and other problems at the Dublin 8 location.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 5 April, 2014

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-8 - Monday 24 February, 2014

9kg of cannabis found after gardaí on routine patrol stop 4x4

The drugs were found after the uniformed gardaí stopped and searched the vehicle.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Two men and two women arrested over Lamb Alley assault

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont hospital.

# dublin-8 - Friday 8 November, 2013

NCAD wants Dublin 8 acknowledged as 'leading cultural and creative quarter'

The college’s head of design said today that the area’s role in the country’s creative economy must be officially recognised.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Two arrested over fatal shooting at Luas tracks

Michael Kelly was shot dead at the ‘Dry Canal’ as two trams were passing on 15 July.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Appeal over serious assault on 19-year-old woman on Thomas Street

It happened in the early hours of last Saturday morning. Gardaí are appealing for information, in particular from taxi drivers who may have been in the area.

# dublin-8 - Monday 12 August, 2013

Petition to prevent homeless centre moving next to children's sports club

The Peter McVerry Trust is set to open an emergency homeless centre in the area in place of a safe place for young, homeless people.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Luas passengers who may have witnessed gangland killing asked to contact gardaí

Two Luas trams were passing the scene when 27-year-old Michael Kelly was gunned down at the Grand Canal last month.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Man questioned over Michael Kelly murder is released Dublin 8 This post contains videos

Man questioned over Michael Kelly murder is released

There have been four previous arrests in connection with the killing, which happened close to the Luas line in Dublin 8 last month.

Man due in court over Inchicore attack that left victim in critical condition

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the attack, which happened at around 9.30pm on Thursday on Tyrconnell Road. Around 20,000 people were attending a Blur concert nearby at the time.

# dublin-8 - Monday 15 July, 2013

Two Luas trams were passing scene as gangland shooting took place - Gardaí

A full murder investigation is under way after a 27-year-old man was shot dead close to the Suir Road Luas Stop this morning.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

19-year-old due in court after attack that left man in critical condition

The incident took place in Rialto, Dublin 8, yesterday evening.

# dublin-8 - Friday 28 June, 2013

Man airlifted to hospital after suffering heart problems aboard ferry

The alarm was raised around 40km out to sea.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Woman with special needs seriously sexually assaulted in Dublin

Gardaí are seeking the public’s assistance with their investigations into the assault in the Dublin 8 area today.

# dublin-8 - Monday 29 April, 2013

Man charged after pepper spray discharged in Tivoli Theatre

Four theatre-goers were believed to be affected but none required hospital treatment.

# dublin-8 - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Three men arrested in relation to 2011 murder case

The arrests are in relation to the shooting dead of 22-year-old Darren Cogan on 25 June 2011.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Large haul of cannabis plants found after fire at Inchicore house

Gardaí found an ‘elaborate’ cannabis cultivation operation when they entered a house adjacent to a blaze in Dublin 8 this morning.

# dublin-8 - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

420 apartments up for sale for €70 million in Dublin city

The apartments are up for sale after receivers were brought in.

# dublin-8 - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

Man charged over daytime shooting of Dublin teenager

The 20-year-old will appear before court charged in connection with the shooting at Memorial Park in January.

# dublin-8 - Monday 11 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge PIC: The most romantic thing you'll see all week Very Romantic In Fairness

PIC: The most romantic thing you'll see all week

And it’s only Monday.

# dublin-8 - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Man arrested after teenager shot at War Memorial Gardens in Dublin

An 18-year-old man is in a critical but stable condition after being shot this afternoon.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Gardaí issue witness appeal after shooting victim is dropped at A&E

Christopher Warren was left at the emergency ward at St James’s Hospital yesterday evening, but died shortly afterwards.

Body of man discovered on Dublin street

The man in his 30s was found dead on Reuben Street in Dublin 8 last night.

Man arrested in connection with fatal shooting

The arrest is in relation to last night’s shooting, in which a 35-year-old male who had been shot was dropped off at St James’s Hospital.

# dublin-8 - Friday 28 December, 2012

Man dies after being shot and dropped at hospital

Gardai still don’t know where the shooting took place but have found the car that ferried the man to St James’s in Dublin.

# dublin-8 - Monday 3 December, 2012

Appeal for 75-year-old missing from Dublin

Patrick Cremin was last seen yesterday evening.

# dublin-8 - Saturday 1 December, 2012

UPDATE: Second teen arrested following fatal Rialto stabbing

Two men, aged in their 20s, were stabbed after an altercation outside the Herberton Apartments in Dublin 8.

One man dead, another injured in early-morning Rialto stabbing

The two men, aged in their 20s, were stabbed after an altercation outside the Herberton Apartments in Dublin 8.