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# local - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Plans for dramatic cut to bus services in Dublin village has locals on the streets

Bus frequency in Chapelizod could go from every five minutes to every thirty.

# local - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Here's how each constituency voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum

The tallies have started coming in – find out how people in your area voted.

# local - Friday 28 July, 2017

'The priests are all old men now, and so are we': Heartbreak at Limerick's last male-only Mass

Members are disappointed that there was no vote before the decision was made to end the 150-year-old service.

# local - Friday 7 October, 2016

Michael Fassbender presented with Killarney's highest honour

Fassbender was inducted into the Order of Innisfallen this evening.

# local - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Varadkar: pay deal for local councillors nothing to do with leadership bid

Minister for Social Protection wants to offer either a PRSI cut or a state pension to councillors, as part of a wider reform.

# local - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Poll: Should our supermarkets be legally forced to sell more Irish food? Basket Case This post contains a poll

Poll: Should our supermarkets be legally forced to sell more Irish food?

That’s what Romania is hoping.

# local - Friday 23 May, 2014

Voting over: All polls closed in local and European elections

It is estimated that the final turnout is above 50 per cent.

Election 2014: UKIP surges in council vote, Tweets ethnically diverse 'thank you' photo...

“The UKIP fox is in the Westminster hen house,” UKIP leader Nigel Farage said today, as the first results came through.

Poll: Are you voting today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you voting today?

Will you be exercising your democratic right? Have you already?

# local - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

The five tech trends that will help shape 2014

With an eventful year gone by, the next twelve months could see the rise of 3D printing and wearable technology.

# local - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Twitter tests out location feature that shows nearby tweets

The experimental feature would allow users to see a map and timeline of what people are tweeting in their area.

# local - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Poll: Do you make a special effort to support local shops? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you make a special effort to support local shops?

Crowleys Music Centre in Cork closed today after 87 years – it is the latest music store to close down in Ireland.

# local - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16?

The Government is going to hold a referendum to lower the voting age. Good idea?

# local - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Dublin city councillors at odds over increase in... Dublin councillors

Fianna Fáil are opposed to Minister Phil Hogan’s proposals, while Fine Gael, Sinn Féin and Labour support them.

# local - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Around 30 people killed in Congo plane crash

The plane skidded off the runway and crashed into houses and a bar in the Congolese capital before crashing into a ravine.

# local - Friday 16 November, 2012

Committee set up to help with local government reforms

The reforms will see changes to local government, including the merger of some city and county councils.

# local - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Councils will be able to set their own rate of property tax

Under the plans to reform local government unveiled today, different councils will be able to set different rates.

# local - Friday 25 May, 2012

Where everybody knows your name: pub goers want better jacks and Wi-Fi on tap

A new study reveals what people are looking for from their local…