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# residents - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Clare council to text people about road closures, bad weather and more

The council is following in the lead of Cork City Council, which launched a weather alert system last year.

# residents - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Man seriously injured in explosion in Derry

It is believed a gas explosion occurred in the Bond Street area.

# residents - Monday 16 September, 2013

Priory Hall resident whose partner died by suicide welcomes 21 day timeline for solution

Minister Phil Hogan has tasked Department of Environment officials with the job of talking to all the stakeholders at the Donaghmede complex and proposing a solution within the next three weeks.

# residents - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Priory Hall residents: 'If talks are to take place we want to be a part of them'

Priory Hall residents say they have been unofficially approached about talks that are due to take place.

# residents - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Enda Kenny promises to help Priory Hall residents

“This is not going to sort itself out,” the Taoiseach said.

# residents - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Dublin City Council back in court over Priory Hall debacle

The local authority wants the Supreme Court to overturn an earlier decision which sees it pay for the temporary accommodation of the displaced residents.

# residents - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Officials say no Irish injured or missing after Boston marathon blasts [Update]

108 Irish citizens were registered to run in Boston, including 50 with Irish addresses – but all are thought to be safe and accounted for.

# residents - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Property tax: Here's what you need to know

Michael Noonan has revealed all the details of the property tax which is to be introduced from 1 July 2013.

# residents - 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.

# residents - Monday 19 November, 2012

Another Christmas out of their homes, Priory Hall residents still 'in the dark' In Pictures This post contains images

Another Christmas out of their homes, Priory Hall residents still 'in the dark'

Residents are now heading into their second Christmas out of their homes.

# residents - Saturday 13 October, 2012

PICTURES: Tears at the Priory Hall protest march Priory Hall This post contains images

PICTURES: Tears at the Priory Hall protest march

Hundreds have turned out to mark a year since they were forced to leave their homes.

# residents - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

TD says state must cover cost of pyrite damage

Sinn Féin’s Dessie Ellis said the state allowed regulations which failed to stop contamination and failed to legislate to protect people.

# residents - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Russian theatre shelves 'offensive' Jesus Christ Superstar

Prosecutors have launched a probe into whether the musical is offensive to devout Christians.

# residents - Friday 15 June, 2012

US to stop deporting young illegal immigrants

Deferred action can be grated if applicants meet certain criteria and do not post a threat to US national security.

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

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

# residents - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Treatment of Cregg House staff & users a "national scandal"

Fianna Fáil spokesperson on children, Charlie McConalogue TD, made the statement following the news that the Daughters of Wisdom are pulling out of running the home for people with disabilities.

# residents - Friday 18 May, 2012

Video: Mayo County Council uses CCTV to catch 'boy racers' Boy Racers This post contains videos

Video: Mayo County Council uses CCTV to catch 'boy racers'

Some residents say their lives are being made a misery by late night anti-social driving behaviour.

# residents - Monday 9 April, 2012

Priory Hall residents request meeting with Irish Banking Federation

Later this month, they will hear if Dublin City Council has to provide them with temporary accommodation. The residents are requesting that mortgage providers suspend their mortgages until a solution is put in place.

# residents - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Displaced Priory Hall residents unable to secure meeting with Taoiseach Priory Hall This post contains images

Displaced Priory Hall residents unable to secure meeting with Taoiseach

The owners of the ill-fated properties protested outside the Dáil this morning.

# residents - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Minister: Priory Hall concerns were raised in 2006

Despite inspections raising safety concerns at Priory Hall six years ago, fire safety certificates were still issued for the complex.

# residents - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Supreme Court to hear Priory Hall case in April

Residents say they now have just two months to find a housing solution and avoid insolvency.

# residents - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Priory Hall residents: Ours will just be the first case of many

Evacuated residents fear that Dublin City Council will also win their challenge not to pay for their temporary housing costs from 3 February.

# residents - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Priory Hall residents ask Taoiseach to intervene

Emails show that Taoiseach says he will pass matter onto Phil Hogan – but Minister Hogan won’t meet with residents.

# residents - Saturday 31 December, 2011

Priory Hall residents tell McFeely: “We don’t wish you a Happy New Year”

In a hand-delivered letter, the residents told developer Thomas McFeely that their fight “is a fight for what is rightfully ours” and they will be “tenacious in the extreme” until they reach their goal.

# residents - Monday 19 December, 2011

Hoax forces residents to evacuate homes

The Defence Forces were called to the incident, which took place in Dublin city last night.

# residents - Monday 11 July, 2011

Ninety arrests and more than 300 drug seizures at Oxegen

As Oxegen 2011 draws to a close Gardaí reveal that 28 people were arrested at the festival for dealing drugs, while there were 15 incidents of drink driving.