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# blanchardstown - Friday 31 August, 2012

Up to 16 jobs at risk as Clerys branch closes

Clerys Home Furnishings store set to close in a fortnight.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Man charged in relation to Gerard Burnett murder

A teenager also remains in custody in relation to the fatal stabbing in west Dublin last week.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Two arrested over Mulhuddart stabbing

28-year-old Gerard Burnett was stabbed and killed outside his house in west Dublin last week. Gardaí have now arrested two men in relation to the murder.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Investigation over death of Gerard Burnett in Mulhuddart continues

No arrests have been made after the 28-year-old man was seriously injured and later died following an altercation outside his house near Blanchardstown in west Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

Man dies after attack in Blanchardstown

The incident happened just before midnight last night in Mulhuddart. Gardaí have issued an appeal for witnesses.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Missing 17-year-old Chloe Whelan found safe and well

The teenager had been missing since Saturday.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Councillor seeks defibrillator training for Gardaí

Gardaí say they have suspended a defibrillator pilot programme in Blanchardstown and are evaluating a pilot in Kilkenny.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Renewed appeal for help in tracing woman who went missing while pregnant

Twenty-year-old Milica Paun has been missing from her home in Porterstown Village, Blanchardstown, since last October.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 28 July, 2012

20 jobs created at Blue Insurances

Blue Insurances originally focused on travel insurance but has expanded into other areas such as pet and innovative gadget insurance – and plans to begin offering home and motor insurance by the end of this year.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Two men injured in separate stabbings in Dublin

Two women were detained by Gardaí but subsequently released without charge.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 8 July, 2012

Three die from overdoses including one who collapsed at Phoenix Park gig

Gardaí have confirmed the death of one as yet unidentified man who collapsed prior to the Swedish House Mafia concert in the Dublin park. Two other males are believed to have died later in the night.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Man arrested and firearm seized in Coolock

The arrest was part of investigations into dissident republican activity.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Young man dies after stabbing incident in Blanchardstown

A second man has been arrested following the death of a man in his 20s in the early hours of this morning.

# blanchardstown - Monday 11 June, 2012

Teenager charged over gang assault in west Dublin

A man was left with serious head injuries after a gang of men attacked a group sitting in a parked car.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Three men arrested over serious assault, Gardaí in Blanchardstown appeal for witnesses

One man remains in hospital with serious head injuries after the assault.

# blanchardstown - Friday 1 June, 2012

Three men due in court over large drug seizure in west Dublin

Gardaí seized €1.5 million worth of cannabis as part of an ongoing investigation into drug trafficking by a criminal gang.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 13 May, 2012

TDs to report on Revenue error which left State with 'significant' legal costs

The State-controlled body which runs the National Sports Campus tried to sue Dublin Waterworld over a VAT bill that wasn’t due.

# blanchardstown - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Appeal over missing 23 year old from Blanchardstown

Gardaí in Blanchardstown are anxious to trace the whereabouts of 23 year old Terence Farrell, who was last seen in the Blanchardstown area of Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Gun attack in west Dublin injures three

Two males and a female were hospitalised following the gun attack early this morning.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

From The42 National Sports Campus at Abbottstown gets €19m go-ahead Project

National Sports Campus at Abbottstown gets €19m go-ahead

The major bodies have joined up for the development of a headquarters for Irish sport, it was announced today.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Gardaí seize shotguns and cocaine at house in Castleknock

Two men have been arrested after gardaí searched a house in Dublin as part of an ongoing investigation into drug operations in Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

PayPal to create 1,000 new jobs in Dundalk

The online payment processing giant is to create 1,000 new jobs by creating a major call centre in Dundalk.

# blanchardstown - Friday 3 February, 2012

Man in court today over Blanchardstown shooting

Meanwhile, the man injured in the shooting remains in hospital.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Gardaí investigating Blanchardstown shooting

A 25-year-old man received a facial injury during in the incident in Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Monday 30 January, 2012

Column: Interview? Put some trousers on, pyjama girls

We’re very quick to judge, writes columnist Lisa McInerney, but it still stands that the dole office is no place for parading the middle finger to society.

# blanchardstown - Friday 27 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Social welfare office ban on pyjamas for interviews noted in London Times editorial Pyjama Ban

Social welfare office ban on pyjamas for interviews noted in London Times editorial

The Times of London has noted a growing intolerance of pyjamas after a social welfare office in Dublin banned people from wearing them.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Man hospitalised after being shot outside his home in Kildare

The 36-year-old Polish man was shot in the leg as he left his home last night.

# blanchardstown - Monday 12 December, 2011

Two due in court over €150,000 cocaine seizure

The men were arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking after drug was seized at house in Blanchardstown, Dublin.

# blanchardstown - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Two men arrested in €150,000 cocaine raid in west Dublin

‘Drug paraphernalia’ was also discovered when gardaí searched the house in Blanchardstown.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Man killed in Blanchardstown road crash

The man died after his vehicle struck a tree last night.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 6 October, 2011

28 beds to be cut at Blanchardstown to keep hospital under budget

Staff at Connolly Hospital are told the hospital is €5m over budget – and that 28 beds must be cut in order to lower costs.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Witnesses sought after man shot in leg in Mulhuddart

A 35-year-old man is shot in the leg during an incident on Whitestown Drive.

# blanchardstown - Monday 22 August, 2011

Investigation launched after body found in Finglas

Gardaí discovered the body of a man at a house in north Dublin in the early hours of this morning.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Dirty doctors to lose parking privileges

Junior doctors at one Dublin hospital will lose their car parking spaces if they don’t attend hygiene classes.

# blanchardstown - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Appeal for missing teenager Ericka Cullen

The 17-year-old has been missing from Blanchardstown for the past week.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

ONE MAN has died following a house fire at Whitestown Avenue in Blanchardstown, Co Dublin. The fire is believed to have started before 10pm last night and the man is thought to be in his 30s. Gardaí are investigating the cause of the fire and the body remains at the scene this morning pending a technical examination.

# blanchardstown - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Man in court over false imprisonment of family

The incident involved a family with two young children, who were held hostage in 2009.

# blanchardstown - Monday 30 May, 2011

From The Daily Edge Dublin hospital temporarily reminds visitors: "You are here" Affirmation

Dublin hospital temporarily reminds visitors: "You are here"

The ‘You are here’ sign has been amusing visitors to the hospital all weekend – but it’s apparently just a work in progress.

# blanchardstown - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

GARDAÍ IN BLANCHARDSTOWN have arrested a man in his 40s following a burglary at an industrial estate in Blanchardstown last night. The man’s van was intercepted by Gardaí shortly before midnight last night, after the burglary at a unit at Coolmine Industrial Estate. Significant damage was caused to the unit, which was unoccupied at the time. A large quantity of copper wiring was also recovered. The man is being detained at Blanchardstown Garda Station.