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# rathmines - Thursday 26 November, 2015

This beautiful modern townhouse in Rathmines is for sale

The home is a great example of contemporary Irish architecture.

# rathmines - Monday 9 November, 2015

"Margot has got justice and her name has been cleared" - family relieved at murderer's confession

Margot Seery’s death at Kenilworth Square in Rathmines was not considered suspicious at the time.

# rathmines - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Man threatened with knife while walking in Rathmines Park last night

It happened at around 12:15am.

# rathmines - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Missing 84-year-old woman found safe and well

She had been missing from Rathmines in Dublin.

# rathmines - Monday 27 July, 2015

Man sold bogus holiday packages to friends to fund his "cocaine lifestyle"

He was given a two-year suspended sentence.

# rathmines - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Man sentenced to three months in jail for "pretty revolting" act in Dublin garda station cell

The judge said that the man “made life miserable for the gardaí in question”.

# rathmines - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Man taken to hospital after attack by burglars in the middle of the night

The thieves made off with a number of small items and a quantity of cash.

# rathmines - Monday 15 June, 2015

Child rapist moved to UK after gardaí saw a video of him raping 11-year-old girl

Michael Smith went on to commit further offences in England.

# rathmines - Thursday 4 June, 2015

You may have spotted Dublin's newest priest pulling pints at Tramco

Listening to locals’ problems… Occasionally serving wine… Could Dublin’s pubs be the Church’s next recruiting ground?

# rathmines - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Army bomb robot examines suspect 'flower pot' outside Dublin barracks

The suspect package was declared a hoax.

# rathmines - Thursday 5 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge So Michael Stipe was hanging around a barbershop in Dublin last night... Shiny Happy Barbers

# rathmines - Friday 26 September, 2014

37-year-old Hayrush Rama found safe and well

The man had been missing since 26 September.

# rathmines - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Woman's remains to be exhumed after new information on 1994 death

Based on the post mortem results, a new investigation into her death could be launched.

# rathmines - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Shots fired at house in Dublin overnight

Gardaí are investigating the shooting on the Upper Rathmines Road.

# rathmines - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Missing man found safe and well

The 88-year-old had been missing since this afternoon.

# rathmines - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Two held by gardaí after heroin seizure in south Dublin flat

An estimated €150,000 worth of the drug was found after a search in Rathmines.

# rathmines - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Man due in court in connection with Rathmines assault

A 22-year-old woman was attacked from behind and punched in the face by an older man.

# rathmines - Sunday 13 October, 2013

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100 years of reading: Rathmines library

The library, built in 1913, has hosted the likes of Douglas Hyde, WB Yeats and Hannah Sheehy Skeffington. (And it was also an air raid shelter).

# rathmines - Friday 13 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Friday

The latest on the tragic fire that killed the family of a Beaumont doctor, the details of the Garda ‘Operation Majesty’ — and it turns out Ryan Tubridy is a time-traveller…

Masked men with screwdriver arrested in Rathmines

The pair tried to steal money from a local shop but left empty handed after a struggle with an employee.

# rathmines - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Shatter: Ireland has taken in fifty refugees from Syria crisis

More than two million people have become refugees since the start of the conflict in March 2011.

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Pictures: Irish troops on parade in Rathmines sunshine ahead of Syria mission

The 115 members of the 43rd Infantary Group were reviewed by Minister Alan Shatter before gathering with their families ahead of the first deployment tomorrow.

Shatter to review troops ahead of Syria deployment

The 115 members of the 43rd Infantary Group will head out to the Golan Heights to take part in a UN mission in the coming days.

# rathmines - Sunday 28 July, 2013

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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…

# rathmines - Thursday 11 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Clampers get clamped in Dublin Gotcha

Clampers get clamped in Dublin

Well, this is embarrassing.

# rathmines - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Quarter-million worth of cocaine seized in Leinster Road flat

Two men were arrested after planned gardaí raids.

# rathmines - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Explosive device made safe after Rathmines housing estate sealed off

A security alert forced the shut down of the Cowper Downs estate this morning.

# rathmines - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic

There will also be 11 store closures in Northern Ireland, with a further 58 job losses.

# rathmines - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Man charged with €60k of cannabis, LSD and cocaine to appear in court

The drugs were found after gardaí stopped a car in Rathmines and made a follow-up search of a house in Rathfarnham.

# rathmines - Sunday 28 April, 2013

Four arrested after armed robbery at Dublin shopping centre

Gardaí stopped a car in Finglas last night and arrested two men and two women in connection with the robbery.

# rathmines - 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.

# rathmines - Friday 26 April, 2013

Inspections show 90pc of Dublin's flats aren't up to standard

Of the 1,499 houses inspected as part of the Intensified Inspection Programme, 1,384 homes (over 92 per cent) did not meet the required standard.

# rathmines - Thursday 18 April, 2013

PIC: Soldier receives property tax bill for his entire barracks

Here’s a particularly unfortunate example of the difficulties in introducing a property tax with no property register…

# rathmines - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Appeal issued for Dublin man missing for seven days

David O’Reilly, 48, was last seen on the morning of 19 February.

# rathmines - Friday 19 October, 2012

Gardaí seize heroin from Rathmines house

One man has been arrested after Gardaí seized heroin worth an estimated €140,000 from the Dublin house.

# rathmines - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Grenade from Irish War of Independence made safe in Rathmines

The grenade was found in Rathmines in south Dublin earlier tonight.

# rathmines - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Case closed: Woman claims cash in curtains donated to Barnardos

A sum of cash was discovered inside curtains donated to the children’s charity and a public appeal was issued yesterday.

# rathmines - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Barnardos appeals to curtains donor after cash discovery

Charity shop in Rathmines are trying to contact woman who recently donated curtains which contained a quantity of cash.

# rathmines - Friday 1 June, 2012

UPDATE 18.40pm

THE COLLISION AT the junction of Lower Rathmines Road and Grove Park Junction in Dublin’s south inner city has been cleared.

Emergency services had been in attendance and it’s understood that a pedestrian may have been involved

The Lower Rathmines Road was blocked for a time, but has now reopened. Traffic remains heavy outbound from Camden Street.

# rathmines - Friday 23 March, 2012

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