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# dublin-city - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Pics: Dublin's 'pop-up' inner-city park opens its gates Granby Park This post contains images

Pics: Dublin's 'pop-up' inner-city park opens its gates

The temporary park at Dominick Street Lower was envisioned by the Upstart collaborative group and financed in part through on online Fundit campaign.

# dublin-city - Monday 12 August, 2013

Cheap granite is "downright embarrassing" to Dublin - An Taisce

Dublin City Council says that the use of cheaper granite should stop due to a drop in price for native Leinster granite.

# dublin-city - Friday 9 August, 2013

Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall

The incident happened off Baggot Street on Rogers Lane at around 10.30am.

'Virtual bus lanes' among plans to increase public transport use in Dublin

The National Transport Authority is to “free up road space” for travel by means other than private cars.

# dublin-city - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Appeal over bank-drop cash robbery outside Eddie Rocket's

A worker at the fast food restaurant was intercepted and punched a number of times by thieves who intercepted his cash drop.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Taxi driver whose car was hijacked speaks of "deep sympathy" for crash victims' families

Matthew Ilori’s taxi was stolen at knifepoint at the weekend. Moments later, two men in their 20s died when the car crashed at speed into a bridge on the Dublin quays.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Phil Lynott statue to return to Harry Street next week

The landmark statue was damaged back in May after it was pushed over.

Second man dies as a result of stolen taxi crash

The car crashed into a lock bridge close to the Convention Centre in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Thieves make off with Eddie Rocket's bank-drop cash

A worker was intercepted by two men as he left the fast food restaurant this morning.

# dublin-city - Monday 5 August, 2013

No sign of renewed talks as Dublin Bus strike enters second day

It’s looking increasingly likely the action could continue into the working week.

# dublin-city - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Widespread disruption likely today as Dublin Bus drivers strike over pay

Tens of thousands will be inconvenienced today in the first all-out strike at the semi-state company in 13 years.

# dublin-city - Saturday 3 August, 2013

IBM's 'Deep Thunder' system could be used in Dublin to predict flash floods Dublin City This post contains videos

IBM's 'Deep Thunder' system could be used in Dublin to predict flash floods

It’s hoped the new micro-forecasting technology could be helpful in developing an early-warning system for vulnerable businesses and householders.

Poolbeg incinerator plan delayed (again) but controversial clause gets dumped

There is still no date for when building will start on the Poolbeg incinerator, which has been in the works for over a decade.

# dublin-city - Friday 2 August, 2013

Clamped! GoCar fined despite free parking law

A picture from a reader shows the car parked in a pay-and-display section of the IFSC.

# dublin-city - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Ever wanted to park on the street and not get clamped?

Dublin users of car sharing service GoCar will now be able to park their rental vehicle on any pay-and-display space for free.

# dublin-city - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Lord Mayor: Developers hanging on to prime Dublin sites should face penalties Meet The Mayor This post contains videos

Lord Mayor: Developers hanging on to prime Dublin sites should face penalties

Oisín Quinn has been setting out his aims for his term in office in a wide-ranging interview. On a personal front, his priorities include trying to accommodate a young family and small dog in the garden-less Mansion House…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Lord Mayor: Dublin needs a mayor with 'real powers', but role unlikely before 2019

Oisín Quinn has been sharing his thoughts on the future of the mayorship, following a poll that shows 61 per cent of Dubliners are in favour of a directly elected CEO for the city.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Part of St Patrick's Cathedral opens to the public for first time since 13th century

The Lady Chapel has been closed to the public since it was built in 1270.

# dublin-city - Monday 1 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine things to know before you start your day.

# dublin-city - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Court for teen arrested after 19-year-old beaten and stabbed in Dublin city

Two teenagers have since been released without charge after being arrested following the incident.

# dublin-city - Friday 7 June, 2013

€5.8m contract to replace 19km of Dublin's Victorian water pipes

Works to replace the centuries-old pipes will begin on Monday, and will continue around the city for 12 months.

# dublin-city - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called? Name That Bridge This post contains a poll

Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?

Eighty-five official names were received by Dublin City Council, which was shortlisted to 17.

# dublin-city - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Council says some Dubliners face water shut-off on Sunday

Dublin City Council is to provide water tankers to parts of Dublin tomorrow due to expected problems between 6am and midnight.

# dublin-city - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Pics: Black and white archive photos of Dublin, as seen in Strumpet City

Dublin City Public Libraries has taken old photographs of Dublin and juxtaposed them with quotes from James Plunkett’s seminal novel about the 1913 Lockout. Take a look…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"? Uniquely Dublin This post contains videos

VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"?

Gorgeous videos of what makes Dublin the way it is.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Campaign to set up Educate Together secondary school in Dublin

New ET secondary schools are planned for Blanchardstown and Lucan – but parents say there’s a demand in the city itself.

# dublin-city - Monday 14 January, 2013

Open thread: Dublin City Council has €2.2m spare. How would you spend it?

The City Council overestimated how much its central funding would be cut by. What would you do with the spare cash?

# dublin-city - Monday 7 January, 2013

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?

Kilkenny has been named Ireland’s most litter-free town by Irish Business Against Litter. Did your town feature highly?

# dublin-city - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Man dies in fire at pensioners' complex in Dublin

The fire broke out near Gardiner Street in Dublin city around 3 o’clock this afternoon. Gardaí are not treating it as suspicious.

# dublin-city - Monday 31 December, 2012

Dublin City traffic restrictions for NYE

A number of roads around the city are closed and Gardaí have parking restrictions and diversions in place.

# dublin-city - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Body of man discovered on Dublin street

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

# dublin-city - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Witnesses sought for Dublin City fatal road accident

Adam Nolan, 48, was killed after being struck by two cars.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Gardaí launch murder investigation after body found in Ballymun apartment

Gardaí are trying to identify the man who was found dead in the first floor apartment just after 4 o’clock this afternoon.

# dublin-city - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Armed robbery at Bank of Ireland on College Green

Two men escaped with an undisclosed sum of money in the raid on Bank of Ireland on College Green in Dublin city centre today.

# dublin-city - Friday 9 November, 2012

Woman rescued from River Liffey

The incident happened at about 3.45pm this afternoon at Usher’s Quay in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Dublin city has been tagged!

The large red tags have been dotted all around the city with a description of the place it has been tagged to.

# dublin-city - Monday 29 October, 2012

Dublin City Marathon gets under way in the capital

Over 14,000 people are competing in the event today with road closures and traffic restrictions in place.

# dublin-city - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Two people rescued from Liffey in Dublin city centre

The two were rescued from the water close to the Custom House on the north quays.

# dublin-city - Saturday 29 September, 2012

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march  in Dublin city centre Abortion This post contains images

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march in Dublin city centre

‘Several thousand’ people are believed to have taken part in the march which called on the government to change Ireland’s abortion laws.

# dublin-city - Monday 24 September, 2012

Less than a fifth of homes register for septic tank inspections in €5 window

The discount registration window shuts next Friday – with only a fraction of the 437,000 tanks registered at the lower rate.