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# dublin-city - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Lord Mayor: Developers hanging on to prime Dublin sites should face penalties
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# Meet The Mayor

Lord Mayor: Developers hanging on to prime Dublin sites should face penalties

Jul 28th 2013, 8:00 AM 7,378 Views 34 Comments

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…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

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

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

Jul 24th 2013, 8:30 PM 4,150 Views 32 Comments

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.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Part of St Patrick's Cathedral opens to the public for first time since 13th century
# Historical
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# Historical

Part of St Patrick's Cathedral opens to the public for first time since 13th century

Jul 2nd 2013, 2:30 PM 9,514 Views 27 Comments

The Lady Chapel has been closed to the public since it was built in 1270.

# dublin-city - Monday 1 July, 2013

# dublin-city - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Court for teen arrested after 19-year-old beaten and stabbed in Dublin city
# Stabbing
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# Stabbing

Court for teen arrested after 19-year-old beaten and stabbed in Dublin city

Jun 8th 2013, 5:53 PM 19,560 Views 58 Comments

Two teenagers have since been released without charge after being arrested following the incident.

# dublin-city - Friday 7 June, 2013

€5.8m contract to replace 19km of Dublin's Victorian water pipes
# Leaky Leaky
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# Leaky Leaky

€5.8m contract to replace 19km of Dublin's Victorian water pipes

Jun 7th 2013, 8:35 PM 10,692 Views 22 Comments

Works to replace the centuries-old pipes will begin on Monday, and will continue around the city for 12 months.

# dublin-city - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?
# Name That Bridge
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# Name That Bridge

Stoker, Wilde, Gregory: What should Dublin city's new bridge be called?

May 16th 2013, 10:59 AM 17,270 Views 137 Comments

Eighty-five official names were received by Dublin City Council, which was shortlisted to 17.

# dublin-city - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Council says some Dubliners face water shut-off on Sunday
# Water
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# Water

Council says some Dubliners face water shut-off on Sunday

Apr 27th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,544 Views 15 Comments

Dublin City Council is to provide water tankers to parts of Dublin tomorrow due to expected problems between 6am and midnight.

# dublin-city - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Pics: Black and white archive photos of Dublin, as seen in Strumpet City
# From The Archives
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# From The Archives

Pics: Black and white archive photos of Dublin, as seen in Strumpet City

Apr 13th 2013, 5:00 PM 28,088 Views 33 Comments

Dublin City Public Libraries has taken old photographs of Dublin and juxtaposed them with quotes from James Plunkett’s seminal novel about the 1913 Lockout. Take a look…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"?
# Uniquely Dublin
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# Uniquely Dublin

VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"?

Mar 20th 2013, 11:25 AM 12,795 Views 37 Comments

Gorgeous videos of what makes Dublin the way it is.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Campaign to set up Educate Together secondary school in Dublin
# Education
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# Education

Campaign to set up Educate Together secondary school in Dublin

Jan 22nd 2013, 6:30 AM 7,431 Views 36 Comments

New ET secondary schools are planned for Blanchardstown and Lucan – but parents say there’s a demand in the city itself.

# dublin-city - Monday 14 January, 2013

Open thread: Dublin City Council has €2.2m spare. How would you spend it?
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# Happy New Year

Open thread: Dublin City Council has €2.2m spare. How would you spend it?

Jan 14th 2013, 6:15 PM 12,395 Views 184 Comments

The City Council overestimated how much its central funding would be cut by. What would you do with the spare cash?

# dublin-city - Monday 7 January, 2013

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?
# THE Rankings
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# THE Rankings

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?

Jan 7th 2013, 4:07 PM 18,301 Views 45 Comments

Kilkenny has been named Ireland’s most litter-free town by Irish Business Against Litter. Did your town feature highly?

# dublin-city - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Man dies in fire at pensioners' complex in Dublin
# Tragedy
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# Tragedy

Man dies in fire at pensioners' complex in Dublin

Jan 5th 2013, 5:59 PM 11,775 Views 3 Comments

The fire broke out near Gardiner Street in Dublin city around 3 o’clock this afternoon. Gardaí are not treating it as suspicious.

# dublin-city - Monday 31 December, 2012

Dublin City traffic restrictions for NYE
# Dublin Traffic
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# Dublin Traffic

Dublin City traffic restrictions for NYE

Dec 31st 2012, 5:09 PM 6,944 Views 5 Comments

A number of roads around the city are closed and Gardaí have parking restrictions and diversions in place.

# dublin-city - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Body of man discovered on Dublin street
# Investigation
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# Investigation

Body of man discovered on Dublin street

Dec 29th 2012, 12:39 PM 20,400 Views 8 Comments

The man in his 30s was found dead on Reuben Street in Dublin 8 last night.

# dublin-city - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Witnesses sought for Dublin City fatal road accident
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# Garda Appeal

Witnesses sought for Dublin City fatal road accident

Dec 20th 2012, 4:24 PM 11,503 Views 3 Comments

Adam Nolan, 48, was killed after being struck by two cars.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Gardaí launch murder investigation after body found in Ballymun apartment
# Dublin
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# Dublin

Gardaí launch murder investigation after body found in Ballymun apartment

Dec 5th 2012, 9:53 PM 6,087 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí are trying to identify the man who was found dead in the first floor apartment just after 4 o’clock this afternoon.

# dublin-city - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Armed robbery at Bank of Ireland on College Green
# Daylight Robbery
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# Daylight Robbery

Armed robbery at Bank of Ireland on College Green

Nov 22nd 2012, 2:18 PM 13,124 Views 41 Comments

Two men escaped with an undisclosed sum of money in the raid on Bank of Ireland on College Green in Dublin city centre today.

# dublin-city - Friday 9 November, 2012

Woman rescued from River Liffey
# Rescue
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# Rescue

Woman rescued from River Liffey

Nov 9th 2012, 4:48 PM 22,234 Views 41 Comments

The incident happened at about 3.45pm this afternoon at Usher’s Quay in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Dublin city has been tagged!
# Tagged
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# Tagged

Dublin city has been tagged!

Nov 6th 2012, 4:56 PM 19,773 Views 21 Comments

The large red tags have been dotted all around the city with a description of the place it has been tagged to.

# dublin-city - Monday 29 October, 2012

Dublin City Marathon gets under way in the capital
# Dublin Marathon
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# Dublin Marathon

Dublin City Marathon gets under way in the capital

Oct 29th 2012, 9:15 AM 10,576 Views 13 Comments

Over 14,000 people are competing in the event today with road closures and traffic restrictions in place.

# dublin-city - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Two people rescued from Liffey in Dublin city centre
# River Rescue
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# River Rescue

Two people rescued from Liffey in Dublin city centre

Oct 7th 2012, 6:46 PM 26,950 Views 36 Comments

The two were rescued from the water close to the Custom House on the north quays.

# dublin-city - Saturday 29 September, 2012

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march  in Dublin city centre
# Abortion
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# Abortion

PHOTOS: 2,500 attend pro-choice march in Dublin city centre

Sep 29th 2012, 7:36 PM 17,870 Views 332 Comments

‘Several thousand’ people are believed to have taken part in the march which called on the government to change Ireland’s abortion laws.

# dublin-city - Monday 24 September, 2012

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

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

Sep 24th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,406 Views 53 Comments

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

# dublin-city - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Guineys workers told: 30 years service? Sorry, no pensions
# Shop Closure
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# Shop Closure

Guineys workers told: 30 years service? Sorry, no pensions

Sep 22nd 2012, 8:00 AM 16,125 Views 71 Comments

The employees found out about the shop closure after a phone call on Monday telling them not to come into work the next day.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Abercrombie & Fitch banner taken down from Dublin city centre
# Bye
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# Bye

Abercrombie & Fitch banner taken down from Dublin city centre

Sep 19th 2012, 3:07 PM 37,085 Views 85 Comments

Dublin City Council had initiated legal proceedings to have the banner removed because it had not received planning permission.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

It had everything from 'a needle to an anchor': Shoppers remember Guiney and Co
# Vox Pop
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# Vox Pop

It had everything from 'a needle to an anchor': Shoppers remember Guiney and Co

Sep 18th 2012, 9:00 PM 13,339 Views 31 Comments

There was nostalgia aplenty at 79-80 Talbot Street in Dublin’s city centre today as people reminisced about the shop that had everything.

So exactly WHICH Guineys is closing down?
# Dublin Institution
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# Dublin Institution

So exactly WHICH Guineys is closing down?

Sep 18th 2012, 12:34 PM 20,218 Views 36 Comments

There are three (count ‘em!) separate stores with the name Guineys on Dublin’s Talbot St – but which one is closing down?

Clerys taken over, saving 350 jobs - but Guineys is to close
# Dublin Institution
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# Dublin Institution

Clerys taken over, saving 350 jobs - but Guineys is to close

Sep 18th 2012, 8:29 AM 8,973 Views 43 Comments

Clerys was sold to an American private equity group last night, just hours after it was placed into receivership.

# dublin-city - Saturday 25 August, 2012

PHOTOS: Somewhere you don't often get to see: The Freemasons' Hall in Dublin
# Hidden Ireland
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# Hidden Ireland

PHOTOS: Somewhere you don't often get to see: The Freemasons' Hall in Dublin

Aug 25th 2012, 8:45 AM 35,835 Views 86 Comments

It’s right in the heart of Dublin’s city centre but few people have been inside the Freemasons’ Grand Lodge of Ireland. Here’s what it’s like inside.

# dublin-city - Friday 17 August, 2012

Luas red line services resume after collision
# Luas
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# Luas

Luas red line services resume after collision

Aug 17th 2012, 7:13 PM 13,648 Views 58 Comments

Collision occurred by the Jervis Street stop in the city centre.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Bollywood film shot in Dublin expected to be watched by 100 million people
# Bollywood
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# Bollywood

Bollywood film shot in Dublin expected to be watched by 100 million people

Aug 15th 2012, 7:20 AM 21,773 Views 15 Comments

Ek Tha Tiger, set in Trinity College, is being released in 24 countries around the world today.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim
# Liffey Swim
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# Liffey Swim

In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim

Aug 14th 2012, 4:34 PM 7,429 Views 18 Comments

Brrr…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Over 10,000 homes could harbour unidentified pyrite problems
# Pyrite
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# Pyrite

Over 10,000 homes could harbour unidentified pyrite problems

Jul 18th 2012, 3:46 PM 9,859 Views 20 Comments

A new report commissioned by the government has revealed the extent of the problem in estate across five local authority areas.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Man offers first paycheck in return for a job in Dublin
# Jobsearch
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# Jobsearch

Man offers first paycheck in return for a job in Dublin

Jun 20th 2012, 5:49 PM 16,602 Views 29 Comments

The 20-year-old Kildare man said he wants his independence, and he’s willing to shell out to anyone who can help him on his way.

# dublin-city - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Artists take over abandoned Anglo HQ in Dublin city centre
# Takeover
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# Takeover

Artists take over abandoned Anglo HQ in Dublin city centre

Mar 17th 2012, 3:44 PM 10,776 Views 22 Comments

The twenty-eight artists who have put up artworks on the shell of Anglo’s unbuilt HQ say they want to kickstart a conversation about NAMA buildings.

Luas Red Line disruption due Dublin city centre fire
# Luas
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# Luas

Luas Red Line disruption due Dublin city centre fire

Mar 17th 2012, 12:36 PM 6,238 Views 12 Comments

Eight fire brigade units are currently at the scene of a fire on Benburb Street.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Dáil committee to discuss Mahon - but still no date for publication of report
# Mahon
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# Mahon

Dáil committee to discuss Mahon - but still no date for publication of report

Mar 14th 2012, 6:32 PM 1,559 Views 18 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee will discuss the cost of the Mahon Tribunal, which is estimated to be between €213 million and €243 million.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Greyhound tells government: subsidise us for collecting Dublin bins
# Rubbish
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# Rubbish

Greyhound tells government: subsidise us for collecting Dublin bins

Feb 29th 2012, 11:57 AM 4,351 Views 63 Comments

The waste collection company has said it will start charging people who can’t afford to pay for the service unless the government covers the €2.8 million cost.