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#Locals

# locals - Thursday 26 December, 2019

'Nothing special being asked of Oughterard' in accommodating asylum seekers, said top Justice official
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

'Nothing special being asked of Oughterard' in accommodating asylum seekers, said top Justice official

Dec 26th 2019, 7:00 AM 15,144 Views 42 Comments

Plans for a Direct Provision centre were abandoned after weeks of protests by locals.

# locals - Monday 5 August, 2019

'Players Please': Locals highlight history of Dublin 8 factory as redevelopment looms
# PLAYERS PLEASE
# PLAYERS PLEASE

'Players Please': Locals highlight history of Dublin 8 factory as redevelopment looms

Aug 5th 2019, 8:00 AM 40,876 Views 29 Comments

Plans for the Player Wills Factory in Dublin 8 include building 1,400 new apartments.

# locals - Sunday 19 May, 2019

'I Voted' stickers at Dublin city polling booths aim to raise awareness of the ballot box
# Voting
# Voting

'I Voted' stickers at Dublin city polling booths aim to raise awareness of the ballot box

May 19th 2019, 7:30 AM 9,664 Views 27 Comments

The stickers will be available at polling stations in the Dublin City Council electoral area.

# locals - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

After a decade of promises, work finally begins on O'Devaney Gardens regeneration
# A Long Time Coming
# A Long Time Coming

After a decade of promises, work finally begins on O'Devaney Gardens regeneration

Jul 4th 2018, 2:14 PM 19,740 Views 30 Comments

The first phase of the development will deliver 56 homes.

# locals - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'If this goes ahead, we'll go out of business': Planning appeal for protected structures in Dublin 7
# Blessington Street
# Blessington Street

'If this goes ahead, we'll go out of business': Planning appeal for protected structures in Dublin 7

Feb 24th 2018, 4:00 PM 23,353 Views 12 Comments

A company wants to convert the sites on Blessington Street into an aparthotel, but locals aren’t keen on the idea.

# locals - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

'We didn't realise it would be this bad': Cork locals protest against Apple's building works
# Disruption
# Disruption

'We didn't realise it would be this bad': Cork locals protest against Apple's building works

Sep 12th 2017, 10:48 PM 40,042 Views 91 Comments

Noise, dust and the size of the building itself has locals worried about Apple’s latest development.

# locals - Saturday 26 August, 2017

How one of Ireland's tourist hotspots manages its influx of visitors every year
# Dingle Peninsula
# Dingle Peninsula

How one of Ireland's tourist hotspots manages its influx of visitors every year

Aug 26th 2017, 6:30 AM 24,955 Views 3 Comments

While there have been anti-tourism protests across Europe, it’s business as usual in Ireland – but why?

# locals - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Man arrested and released over alleged sexual assault was out on bail
# Ringsend
# Ringsend

Man arrested and released over alleged sexual assault was out on bail

Jul 20th 2017, 8:29 AM 17,596 Views 0 Comments

An 18-year-old girl said she was sexually assaulted at a site near Pigeon House Road in the Ringsend.

# locals - Friday 13 November, 2015

C’mere ‘till I tell ya why Dublin is better than all the rest
# Opinion
# Opinion

C’mere ‘till I tell ya why Dublin is better than all the rest

Nov 13th 2015, 2:00 PM 114 Views 100 Comments

Dublin wants to be the European City of Culture 2020. Why do you think it deserves it?

# locals - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Elderly woman beaten up in her home puts house up for sale
# Attack
# Attack

Elderly woman beaten up in her home puts house up for sale

Oct 15th 2015, 7:29 AM 24,909 Views 23 Comments

Locals have expressed their sadness that Eva Sutton will not be returning to the home in which she spent most of her life.

# locals - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Gardaí appeal after elderly woman (90) brutally assaulted in her Bray home
# Attack
# Attack

Gardaí appeal after elderly woman (90) brutally assaulted in her Bray home

Sep 22nd 2015, 9:46 AM 14,436 Views 50 Comments

Eva Sutton was attacked in her home after two men kicked in her front door.

# locals - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Shell's Mayo gas terminal is rumbling into life with flare tests
# Corrib
# Corrib

Shell's Mayo gas terminal is rumbling into life with flare tests

Nov 19th 2014, 9:55 AM 9,763 Views 42 Comments

Tests at the plant are expected to continue until early next year.

# locals - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Two arrested during protest against Kilkenny bridge
# River Nore
# River Nore

Two arrested during protest against Kilkenny bridge

Aug 12th 2014, 11:53 AM 9,535 Views 53 Comments

Protesters have been maintaining a 24-hour presence at the construction site.

# locals - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

New TUV councillor in trouble over anti-Catholic remarks
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

New TUV councillor in trouble over anti-Catholic remarks

May 27th 2014, 10:29 AM 19,059 Views 172 Comments

TUV councillor Jolene Bunting apologised, explaining her teenage self meant ‘Republicans’ and not Catholics when she wrote the posts in 2011.

# locals - Monday 26 May, 2014

The final stretch: Fewer than 40 council seats still to be filled
# LE14
# LE14

The final stretch: Fewer than 40 council seats still to be filled

May 26th 2014, 7:27 AM 6,640 Views 15 Comments

Counting is due to resume in most areas at 10am this morning.

# locals - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Oisín Quinn will remain Lord Mayor of Dublin even if he loses council seat
# Losing The Chains
# Losing The Chains

Oisín Quinn will remain Lord Mayor of Dublin even if he loses council seat

May 24th 2014, 1:52 PM 8,533 Views 10 Comments

Tallies show Oisin Quinn in danger of losing his Dublin City Council seat at 6 per cent.

# locals - Monday 5 May, 2014

What does a county councillor actually do?
# For Local People
# For Local People

What does a county councillor actually do?

May 5th 2014, 8:45 AM 32,244 Views 60 Comments

They do a lot of work, walking and, no, they can’t repeal the water charges.

# locals - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Wind turbines height increase refused as it will impact on scenic Donegal
# Wild Atlantic Way
# Wild Atlantic Way

Wind turbines height increase refused as it will impact on scenic Donegal

Mar 13th 2014, 9:54 PM 10,934 Views 90 Comments

Donegal County Council said the turbines height would impact in a negative way on Kinnagoe Bay.

# locals - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Over 30 syringes found in a boarded up council house
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Over 30 syringes found in a boarded up council house

Feb 25th 2014, 6:30 AM 13,606 Views 62 Comments

Sinn Fein Councillor John Brady said it is not an isolated incident and that boarded up houses are becoming drug dens in towns across the country.

# locals - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Less than a quarter of candidates running in the local elections are women
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

Less than a quarter of candidates running in the local elections are women

Feb 2nd 2014, 4:00 PM 8,089 Views 78 Comments

From the candidacy selections so far, Fianna Fáil is the worst when it comes to having women stand for office in the local elections this year.

# locals - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Jan 22nd 2014, 4:53 PM 6,728 Views 0 Comments

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

# locals - Friday 22 March, 2013

Illegal dumping "reaches epidemic levels" in Finglas
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Illegal dumping "reaches epidemic levels" in Finglas

Mar 22nd 2013, 7:40 AM 12,573 Views 124 Comments

A local representative has said that locals are “up in arms” about the dumping.

# locals - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Lead singer of The Stunning slams Arthur's Day 'smugness'
# Arthur's Day
From The Daily Edge
# Arthur's Day

Lead singer of The Stunning slams Arthur's Day 'smugness'

Sep 26th 2012, 2:20 PM 25,322 Views 121 Comments

Steve Wall is lashing out at the failure to promote Irish artists.

# locals - Friday 15 June, 2012

Locals in Meath told to keep windows closed and stay indoors following Panda blaze
# Fire
# Fire

Locals in Meath told to keep windows closed and stay indoors following Panda blaze

Jun 15th 2012, 12:35 PM 5,962 Views 8 Comments

Fire at the recycling plant is continuing to burn, but is controlled.

# locals - Friday 30 March, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Mar 30th 2012, 8:41 AM 4,793 Views 12 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…