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# light-up - Monday 18 November, 2019

Two new locations added to line up for this year's Christmas light display on iconic Dublin buildings
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Two new locations added to line up for this year's Christmas light display on iconic Dublin buildings

Nov 18th 2019, 10:15 AM 22,857 Views 15 Comments

There will be 14 light projections on buildings like The GPO and bridges like the Samuel Beckett bridge next month.

# light-up - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Two Limerick solar farms have the go-ahead after locals' health concerns were thrown out
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# Here Comes The Sun

Two Limerick solar farms have the go-ahead after locals' health concerns were thrown out

Apr 22nd 2018, 9:00 PM 25,911 Views 72 Comments

There has been a logjam of solar projects in the planning system after dozens of appeals across Ireland.

# light-up - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Huge crowds not expected at Henry St lights ceremony after Grafton St event described as 'mayhem'
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Huge crowds not expected at Henry St lights ceremony after Grafton St event described as 'mayhem'

Nov 15th 2016, 6:15 AM 31,154 Views 21 Comments

One woman who was at the Grafton St ceremony with her family said, “you couldn’t walk, you couldn’t move”.

# light-up - Friday 22 April, 2016

These old photos show a changing Ireland as electricity spread across the country
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These old photos show a changing Ireland as electricity spread across the country

Apr 22nd 2016, 2:27 PM 30,330 Views 29 Comments

An interactive map lists each area connected during the rural electrification and shows when they were connected.

# light-up - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Canada is going to legalise marijuana to "protect youth and enhance public safety"
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Canada is going to legalise marijuana to "protect youth and enhance public safety"

Apr 20th 2016, 10:19 PM 21,495 Views 100 Comments

The country’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had earlier admitted to having smoked the drug.

# light-up - Monday 7 March, 2016

WATCH: The Northern Lights paid a spectacular visit to Ireland last night
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WATCH: The Northern Lights paid a spectacular visit to Ireland last night

Mar 7th 2016, 12:05 PM 23,875 Views 10 Comments

Just beautiful.

# light-up - Sunday 8 November, 2015

A US Navy missile test lit up the night sky and people freaked out
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# San Diego-uns?

A US Navy missile test lit up the night sky and people freaked out

Nov 8th 2015, 5:02 PM 13,147 Views 12 Comments

Similar occurrences have been noted when the US armed services conduct exercises in local airspace.

# light-up - Friday 27 June, 2014

Courteney Cox and Johnny from Snow Patrol are engaged
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From The Daily Edge
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Courteney Cox and Johnny from Snow Patrol are engaged

Jun 27th 2014, 8:35 AM 2,805 Views 0 Comments

Chasing Cox.

# light-up - Friday 28 February, 2014

Photos: Look at how the Aurora Borealis lit up the sky last night
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# Wow

Photos: Look at how the Aurora Borealis lit up the sky last night

Feb 28th 2014, 12:35 PM 23,507 Views 27 Comments

Gorgeous.

These devastated Dubliners couldn't see any Northern Lights last night
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From The Daily Edge
# Unfair City

These devastated Dubliners couldn't see any Northern Lights last night

Feb 28th 2014, 9:40 AM 4,620 Views 2 Comments

T’was a roarin’ shame so it was, Joe.

# light-up - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

You will not believe how much Harrods' new chandelier cost
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From The Daily Edge
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You will not believe how much Harrods' new chandelier cost

Feb 11th 2014, 6:00 PM 30,094 Views 47 Comments

It’s an art installation, y’see.

# light-up - Friday 29 November, 2013

12 distinctly Irish Christmas decoration methods
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From The Daily Edge
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12 distinctly Irish Christmas decoration methods

Nov 29th 2013, 9:30 PM 41,311 Views 35 Comments

Straight from your mammy’s house to yours.

# light-up - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Northern Lights are still stunning in Donegal
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Northern Lights are still stunning in Donegal

Oct 31st 2013, 10:15 AM 15,164 Views 30 Comments

Adam Rory Porter continues scanning the skies over Inishowen for aurora borealis.

# light-up - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

# light-up - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Motorists to be hit with fines for broken lights
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Motorists to be hit with fines for broken lights

Feb 19th 2013, 12:11 PM 17,575 Views 132 Comments

Gardaí can issue an on-the-spot fine and penalties.

# light-up - Saturday 22 December, 2012

These South Korean Christmas lights are considered "psychological warfare"
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# Greetings

These South Korean Christmas lights are considered "psychological warfare"

Dec 22nd 2012, 7:45 AM 9,174 Views 14 Comments

The Presbyterian church in Seoul is being decked out in lights from today – a display which North Korea sees essentially as a rude gesture at Pyongyang.

# light-up - Monday 28 May, 2012

Coldplay's flashing wristbands are costing them dearly
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From The Daily Edge
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Coldplay's flashing wristbands are costing them dearly

May 28th 2012, 7:14 PM 13,925 Views 23 Comments

Singer Chris Martin says tour gimmick is costing them a fortune.

# light-up - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

'No decision yet' on Dublin detour for Games torch, say Olympic Council of Ireland
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From The42
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'No decision yet' on Dublin detour for Games torch, say Olympic Council of Ireland

Apr 26th 2011, 2:22 PM 772 Views 0 Comments

Irish organisers say they haven’t heard ‘one way or the other’ on the matter – despite reports in London to the contrary this afternoon.