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# community - Monday 13 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'Any small community's nightmare': Shock over deaths in Laois car crash Tragedy

'Any small community's nightmare': Shock over deaths in Laois car crash

Angela Kelly, Orla Curry and Martin Brophy were killed in the crash early yesterday morning.

# community - Saturday 27 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should gardaí charge for policing at community events? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should gardaí charge for policing at community events?

Sports matches and concerts are one thing, but the have been criticisms of payments requested from community groups.

# community - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Grangegorman squatters have no intention of moving... Shall Not Be Moved

The Grangegorman squatters have no intention of moving...

A High Court order has been passed for the arrest of those who remain, but they intend to appeal.

# community - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Squatters have another week in the derelict Grangegorman complex Community

Squatters have another week in the derelict Grangegorman complex

The group occupying the site say they have come to a loose agreement with receivers to let them stay another week while they try to come up with a solution.

# community - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'Squatting makes sense': Take a look inside the Grangegorman complex Housing Crisis

'Squatting makes sense': Take a look inside the Grangegorman complex

Squatters have defended their occupation of the site, saying it provides a home for many young people and services for the community.

# community - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge An entire town learned sign language to give their deaf neighbour a heartwarming surprise Community

# community - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie After "months of anguish for his bereft family", Thomas Kennedy will be laid to rest Finglas

After "months of anguish for his bereft family", Thomas Kennedy will be laid to rest

The 81-year-old went missing last summer but his remains were not identified until last week.

# community - Saturday 14 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Some politicians are trying to destroy relations between the Gardai and the community Protest

Some politicians are trying to destroy relations between the Gardai and the community

I was one of the councillors prevented from leaving a meeting in Fingal by protesters; the politicians involved in organising it have exposed their anti-Garda agenda.

# community - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie "'There's no heroin here, it's only a Dublin thing' - it's complete lies" Drug Use

"'There's no heroin here, it's only a Dublin thing' - it's complete lies"

An Irish play tackles drug use head on.

# community - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Cork city could grow by 79,000 with border review set to go ahead Uncorked

Cork city could grow by 79,000 with border review set to go ahead

Minister Alan Kelly has announced that at statutory committee has been set up to look into this.

# community - Monday 12 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie France sees more than 50 anti-Muslim incidents after Charlie Hebdo shootings High Alert

France sees more than 50 anti-Muslim incidents after Charlie Hebdo shootings

Meanwhile, Germany’s anti-Islamic was set to march today.

# community - Saturday 6 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Eirgrid promises to be more 'community-focused' Pylons

Eirgrid promises to be more 'community-focused'

The semi-state body wants to develop stronger relationships with stakeholders.

# community - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie It's been Ireland's City of Culture, now Limerick is bidding to be Europe's Tourism

It's been Ireland's City of Culture, now Limerick is bidding to be Europe's

They are not the only Irish city interested though…

# community - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Eleven people killed by lightning in freak accident Colombia

Eleven people killed by lightning in freak accident

Fifteen others were injured at the remote mountainous area.

# community - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie "Our Sean" could take final journey next week to be buried next to his mum Sean Parker

"Our Sean" could take final journey next week to be buried next to his mum

Sean died alone in England in July.

# community - Saturday 20 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie No lonely funeral for Sean - plans underway to bury him next to his mum Coming Home

No lonely funeral for Sean - plans underway to bury him next to his mum

Sean Parker died in England and a call was put out for people to attend his funeral. But the people of Glisnk went one better.

# community - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds march to garda station in Roscrea over drugs fears Tipperary

Hundreds march to garda station in Roscrea over drugs fears

The residents were attending a meeting about the issue of drug use in the town.

From TheJournal.ie Deaths of two brothers 'the worst tragedy to ever hit' Sligo community Shock

Deaths of two brothers 'the worst tragedy to ever hit' Sligo community

It is believed that 20-year-old Shane Skeffington stabbed his younger brother and then took his own life.

# community - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This could be Ireland's library of the future - but why the controversy? By The Book

This could be Ireland's library of the future - but why the controversy?

The Lexicon is costing €36.6m to build.

# community - Thursday 17 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Irish music app trying to go from one million to 10 million users Soundwave

The Irish music app trying to go from one million to 10 million users

Shortly after celebrating its first birthday, Soundwave has redesigned its app and placing a greater focus on social discovery through groups and private messaging.

# community - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The GAA and Samaritans both have an ethos of giving rather than taking Community

Opinion: The GAA and Samaritans both have an ethos of giving rather than taking

A Samaritans volunteer and GAA member writes about the people-centred spirit at the heart of both organisations.

# community - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Once the bricks and mortar are in place, let's encourage communities to develop Community

Opinion: Once the bricks and mortar are in place, let's encourage communities to develop

‘Building sustainable communities’ may not sound very exciting, but the truth is that strong communities create the foundation for generations to come.

# community - Friday 4 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish Deaf Society produces video showing why advocacy service shouldn't be scrapped Funding Cuts

Irish Deaf Society produces video showing why advocacy service shouldn't be scrapped

Funding cuts announced this week resulted in the immediate closure of the The Irish Deaf Society’s National Advocacy Service for Deaf people.

# community - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Advocacy service for deaf people closes after funding cut, leaves '5,000 at risk' Irish Deaf Society

Advocacy service for deaf people closes after funding cut, leaves '5,000 at risk'

The Irish Deaf Society said its members now face “further social exclusion”.

# community - Friday 13 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie PSNI clarifies whether it's clamping down on flags in Belfast Community

PSNI clarifies whether it's clamping down on flags in Belfast

The police moved to clarify their position on the flying of flags after reports that it would clamp down on flags in Ballynafeigh.

# community - Sunday 11 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Richard Cahill: 'Volunteer and community groups held this country together during austerity' Ireland South

Richard Cahill: 'Volunteer and community groups held this country together during austerity'

This Ireland South candidate in the European elections is hoping to reinforce at EU level the importance of volunteer work.

# community - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge TV show Community cancelled... 6 reasons why you're a fool for not watching it Pop Pop

# community - Friday 25 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Dependence on out-of-town shopping complexes destroys community life Retail

Column: Dependence on out-of-town shopping complexes destroys community life

The ‘solution’ of building more housing and expecting people to commute to out-of-town shopping complexes is detrimental to local community life.

# community - Thursday 24 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Poster encourages community to 'clobber' burglars with hurls and golf clubs Vigilantes

Poster encourages community to 'clobber' burglars with hurls and golf clubs

A local councillor said he does not condone the violence encouraged by the notice posted in a Dublin housing estate but said there has been a lot of petty crime in the area – particularly targeting the elderly.

# community - Friday 4 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Fancy yourself as a street artist? The Temple Bar Company want to hear from you Blank Canvas

Fancy yourself as a street artist? The Temple Bar Company want to hear from you

Four lanes in Dublin’s Temple Bar are set for an artistic makeover.

# community - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Is anybody interested in the silent destruction of our communities? Community Spirit

Column: Is anybody interested in the silent destruction of our communities?

Community projects decimated by funding reductions in recent budgets now face the prospect of commercial companies taking over their role, writes Rory Hearne.

# community - Monday 3 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Why Exchange Dublin desperately needs your support Watch This Space

Column: Why Exchange Dublin desperately needs your support

The eviction of Exchange is not just a problem for the people who participate in it, it is a problem for anyone who believes that the people who live in a city should have a say over how it is used, valued and managed, writes Patrick Bresnihan.

# community - Friday 13 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: Atheist gatherings take the positive aspects of church like the sense of community and self-reflection Opinion

Column: Atheist gatherings take the positive aspects of church like the sense of community and self-reflection

The Sunday Assembly, which takes place this Sunday is a gathering of a godless congregation of over 100 people, with ages ranging from 7 to 70.

# community - Monday 11 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie US students come together to transform Dublin youth centre Community

US students come together to transform Dublin youth centre

Notre Dame students gave a facelift to a youth centre on Dublin’s Cork Street.

# community - Monday 4 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Community TV to shut down Community

Dublin Community TV to shut down

Five jobs will be lost at the station, which says that funding shortfalls are to blame for the closure.

# community - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Greystones Harbour ‘building site’ remains in limbo as developer dismisses community plan Community Fights Back

Greystones Harbour ‘building site’ remains in limbo as developer dismisses community plan

A pivotal town council meeting is taking place this evening, where town council members will decide whether to accept the Sisk or community plan.

# community - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Ballymun photo exhibit honours proud community of 'Ballymunners' Regeneration This post contains images

Ballymun photo exhibit honours proud community of 'Ballymunners'

A photography exhibit marks the end of the Ballymun Regeneration Project, with the last remaining residents moving into their new homes soon.

# community - Monday 7 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie New bishop asks Athlone community to pray for sex attack victims Prayers

New bishop asks Athlone community to pray for sex attack victims

Bishop Francis Duffy said a prayer at his ordination for the two young girls who were allegedly attacked in Athlone.

# community - Sunday 29 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: RTÉ's future plans are missing one vital ingredient: you. Column

Column: RTÉ's future plans are missing one vital ingredient: you.

The public service broadcaster’s just-published five-year strategy is not short on ambition, but it may point towards an organisation more ready to forge commercial partnerships than embrace its public, writes Mark Cullinane.

# community - Saturday 14 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Pop-up community festival brings organic food to Dublin city today Community

Pop-up community festival brings organic food to Dublin city today

The Dublin Community Growers are holding their Harvest Festival today.