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# springfield - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Families in flood-hit areas call for government to buy them out of swamped homes

A plan to construct a flood defence and pumping station to divert water away from the area have been left marooned.

# springfield - Monday 24 February, 2020

'We're amateur meteorologists at this stage': Locals fear further flooding along Shannon after overnight rain

13.6 mm of rain was recorded at Shannon Airport yesterday.

# springfield - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Thousands of sandbags delivered to homes in Clare under threat of rising floodwater Shannon This post contains videos

Thousands of sandbags delivered to homes in Clare under threat of rising floodwater

Increased rainfall coupled with increased discharges from the Weir has left residents along the Shannon catchment “concerned”.

# springfield - Saturday 18 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge Can You Name All Of These Buildings From The Simpsons? Springfield

Can You Name All Of These Buildings From The Simpsons?

Think you know your way around Springfield?

# springfield - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Teenage girl allegedly sexually assaulted just yards from school

The victim is believed to be 14 years old.

# springfield - Monday 7 December, 2015

Bad news for Clare, it has just been hit with a new flood warning

The area was heavily hit over the weekend.

# springfield - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Homer Simpson has done the ice bucket challenge D'oh!

Homer Simpson has done the ice bucket challenge

Although it didn’t go quite to plan…

# springfield - Thursday 16 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Car thieves forced to abandon robbery because they couldn't use a manual gearstick Drive Stick

# springfield - Friday 10 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Simpsons paid a touching tribute to legendary Japanese animator Miyazaki The Simpsons

# springfield - Thursday 12 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge This year's Simpsons Christmas opening sequence features Mrs. Krabappel as an angel R.I.P. Edna

This year's Simpsons Christmas opening sequence features Mrs. Krabappel as an angel

As well as a host of other highlights.

# springfield - Friday 15 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge TV reporter interviews cat about water rate increases Mews Reporter

TV reporter interviews cat about water rate increases

He’ll jump on you Caroline.

# springfield - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Column: I saw the first draft of the first Simpsons episode – and it wasn’t very good

Marc Flanagan, a writer on The Tracey Ullman Show, recalls how a low-budget animated segment on that show grew legs and became an international phenomenon.

# springfield - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

From The Daily Edge Matt Groening reveals true location of Simpsons' Springfield The Simpsons

Matt Groening reveals true location of Simpsons' Springfield

To mark the 25th anniversary of their first TV appearance, Matt Groening finally reveals the TV family’s true homeplace…

# springfield - Monday 23 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Channel 4 announcers deliberately mispronounce The Simpsons The Simpsons This post contains videos

Channel 4 announcers deliberately mispronounce The Simpsons

The Crimpsons? The Rumpelstiltskins? The Skiddlybiddledoowhopadomsons?

# springfield - Saturday 8 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Threat averted: The Simpsons renewed for 2 more years Saved This post contains videos

Threat averted: The Simpsons renewed for 2 more years

America’s most famous family is to stick around for a little longer as Fox books season 24 and 25 of the long-running cartoon series.

# springfield - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Is the end nigh in Springfield? Money dispute could end The Simpsons - report The Simpsons

Is the end nigh in Springfield? Money dispute could end The Simpsons - report

A dispute over pay cuts for the actors who voice ‘The Simpsons’ characters could mean the end of the show after 23 seasons.

# springfield - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Explosive device found outside house in Tallaght IED

Explosive device found outside house in Tallaght

The IED was found outside a house in Springfield in the early hours of this morning.