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# south-dublin - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

U-turn: Favourite for Brian Hayes’s vacant Dáil seat WILL now run in by-election

But Cathal King, who ruled himself out in June, could face competition as Sinn Féin nominates its candidate this weekend.

# south-dublin - Saturday 9 August, 2014

High Court orders Dublin councillor to stop blockading Greyhound trucks

But Cllr Gino Kenny has vowed to break the injunction.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

A 400-acre 'suburb' in Cherrywood is now on the market for €220 million

The land is “bigger than Hyde Park” and could hold nearly 4,000 homes.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Dubliners may have to wait five years for a directly-elected mayor

Fingal County Council is still not on board with the idea, though.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Strike action at South Dublin County Council deferred after LRC intervention

Further industrial action, which resulted in the closure of council offices, was planned for tomorrow.

# south-dublin - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Council workers in South Dublin are working to rule today

Their union say that their pay has been cut unilaterally.

# south-dublin - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Is this the solution to Ireland's social housing problems?

The problem is generally considered to be stock. But, a plan put before South Dublin County Council could solve that.

# south-dublin - Monday 5 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Guide To Acting Like A Local In Dublin One Of Us

The Guide To Acting Like A Local In Dublin

The Park, the hops, the buskers and the craic.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

PIC: This is the anti-Semitic message sent to Alan Shatter's home

The photo was contained in a package sent to the Minister for Justice’s home in south Dublin this morning.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Man charged over killing of Sonia Blount

The body of the young mother was found by cleaning staff at the Plaza Hotel in Tallaght on Sunday.

# south-dublin - Monday 10 February, 2014

Council steps in to stop Adamstown becoming a 'ghost' town

One councillor said he hoped the changes will help kick-start sustainable development in the area.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

'It's not popular to be in Labour': Party not surprised by Dermot Looney's departure

That’s now 27 councillors who have left the party since it went into government with all of them citing coalition policies as one of their reasons for quitting.

# south-dublin - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Man dead and another seriously injured after early morning stabbing in Shankill

The two men in their late 20s were found with serious stab injuries on the road at Rathsallagh Park at around 5.30am.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

'A nice bonus at Christmas time': Dublin mayor's pay-cut benefits 50 community groups

Dermot Looney’s decision to surrender part of his salary has worked out well for dozens of community groups in the south of the capital.

# south-dublin - Sunday 3 November, 2013

ESB says electricity restored after power cuts affect parts of south Dublin

ESB Networks has now restored power.

# south-dublin - Monday 23 September, 2013

Man killed in Tallaght stabbing 'wouldn't hurt a fly' James Humphries This post contains images

Man killed in Tallaght stabbing 'wouldn't hurt a fly'

The family of father-of-one James Humphries have been paying tribute, following his death in a stab attack in Tallaght last evening.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

PICS: Have €2.5m spare? This Harry Potter-style abbey is up for sale Loreto Abbey This post contains images

PICS: Have €2.5m spare? This Harry Potter-style abbey is up for sale

Loreto Abbey was put on the market by David Carson, receiver of Lozeto Ltd.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Lord Mayor: Dublin needs a mayor with 'real powers', but role unlikely before 2019

Oisín Quinn has been sharing his thoughts on the future of the mayorship, following a poll that shows 61 per cent of Dubliners are in favour of a directly elected CEO for the city.

Management investigating after toddlers wander out of Stepaside creche

The ‘Giraffe’ facility in Belarmine was one of three crèches featured as part of an RTÉ investigation into alleged mistreatment of children earlier this year.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Dramatic-looking fire at Killiney Hill not thought to be serious

Dublin Fire Brigade say they haven’t dispatched any units to the scene, and that it may be a low-level gorse fire.

# south-dublin - 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.

# south-dublin - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Man arrested at the scene of a 'serious' stabbing in Dun Laoghaire

A 41-year-old male was stabbed and seriously injured during an incident at an apartment at Clarence St, Dun Laoghaire.

# south-dublin - Monday 27 May, 2013

Delays to traffic and rail services after car smashed through Merrion Gates

Merrion Gates will close to all traffic at 2pm today for repair works so drivers should use alternative routes.

# south-dublin - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Strike at Dublin water plant to begin on Tuesday

“We cannot believe that our employers are refusing to recognise our union – it’s 2013, not 1913″.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added world's smallest movie

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# south-dublin - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Entire contents of hotel where Late Late stars stayed to be auctioned off Auction This post contains images

Entire contents of hotel where Late Late stars stayed to be auctioned off

Everything, including chandeliers and beds, must go at The Montrose Hotel auction this weekend. You can view the contents from today.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

The Submarine Bar in Crumlin closed as receivers appointed

The well-known pub in south Dublin had receivers appointed to it yesterday.

# south-dublin - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Two released, man due in court over Kimmage stabbing

A man was found with stab wounds outside a house in the south Dublin suburb just before 3am yesterday morning.

# south-dublin - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Three arrested after man stabbed in Kimmage

A man was found with stab wounds outside a house in the south Dublin suburb just before 3am this morning.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Four DFB units deal with serious house fire in Sandycove

The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning but no one was injured in the incident in south Dublin.

# south-dublin - Saturday 8 December, 2012

'Rare' silver Audi car taken in aggravated burglary in Goatstown

Gardaí believe that the burglars may have targeted the particular model in an overnight raid.

# south-dublin - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Gardaí in Dublin continue to question two teens over fatal stabbing

The two males were arrested yesterday following an incident which occurred in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Appeal for witnesses after sexual assault in Tallaght

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Man robs Dublin city centre post office, makes getaway in a taxi

The incident in the south of the city happened at around 10am this morning and a “substantial sum of money” was stolen, according to Gardaí.

# south-dublin - Monday 24 September, 2012

Less than a fifth of homes register for septic tank inspections in €5 window

The discount registration window shuts next Friday – with only a fraction of the 437,000 tanks registered at the lower rate.

# south-dublin - Monday 17 September, 2012

Firearms seizure in south Dublin linked to robbery of Wicklow gun shop

Details of the incidents, which occurred last week, are only now emerging.

# south-dublin - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Four released following armed robbery on cash-in-transit van

A large amount of cash was taken during the robbery at the Long Mile Road in Dublin last weekend.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Counties with lower incomes less likely to pay household charge

A comparison of household charge payments with CSO income data reveals a general correlation between payment and income.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Main runway at Dublin Airport to be closed overnight this week

The closure is to facilitate essential electrical maintenance work and will not affect services.

# south-dublin - Monday 30 April, 2012

Ulster counties lead table of household charge boycotts

Donegal, Monaghan and Cavan are among the counties with the lowest payment levels so far. Where does yours rank?