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# dublin-2 - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident

The street was closed earlier.

# dublin-2 - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property

A decision on the appeal from An Bord Pleanála is expected in the coming months, after planning permission was initially granted.

# dublin-2 - Monday 19 February, 2018

Power restored after outages affect thousands in Dublin city centre

ESB Networks has been dealing with the issue.

# dublin-2 - Monday 18 December, 2017

Former Georgian hotel in Dublin's city centre opens as hostel after years of objections

The development in Dublin 2 was held up for years due to a series of objections.

# dublin-2 - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Teenager arrested in connection with stabbing and robbery of man in central Dublin this morning

A number of youths stabbed the man before stealing his phone.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Power down in parts of Dublin city centre

ESB Networks says it is working on the fault.

# dublin-2 - Sunday 12 October, 2014

This is the oldest surviving film footage of Dublin ... shot back in 1897

The footage is included in a new film about the revolutionary period, running in Dublin until the end of the month.

The Celtic Tiger bridge that wouldn't open because of a lost remote control

The Sean O’Casey Bridge is operated via remote control – but officials apparently lost the device in an office move. It’s now operational again…

# dublin-2 - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Near misses: Shocking footage from Luas driver-cams

Drivers had to pull the emergency brake 71 times this year to avoid hitting pedestrians.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

€17.75 million for Dublin docklands site adjoining old U2 studio

It’s the 11th high-profile purchase by property investors Hibernia REIT.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

You can walk or cycle over the Rosie Hackett Bridge from tomorrow

You can also drive over it if you’re a bus or taxi driver. Or a regular motorist who enjoys penalty points and prison time.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

# dublin-2 - Friday 11 April, 2014

Two injured, as rush-hour crash between jeep and ambulance brings city centre to standstill

Both drivers were taken for treatment to St. James’s Hospital.

# dublin-2 - Monday 17 March, 2014

500,000 people, 1 event… It’s the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in numbers

…and not a raincoat between them.

# dublin-2 - Sunday 3 November, 2013

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

ESB Networks has now restored power.

# dublin-2 - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

From 1000 AD to Samuel Beckett: Dublin’s bridges in 10 fascinating facts…

One city bridge once had an entire pub fall off of it. Another was driven to Dublin on the back of a truck…

# dublin-2 - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Thousands expected to attend 1913 commemorations

President Michael D Higgins will lead today’s events in Dublin – marking 100 years to the day since Bloody Sunday.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Three thousand sign up to 'lock the Government out of the Dáil'

A protest group – led by property tax hunger striker Tony Rochford – is planning a large-scale demonstration as TDs return from their break.

# dublin-2 - Friday 23 August, 2013

ESB investigating cause of dramatic-looking electrical fire

No-one was hurt in the incident, which lasted about half an hour last night. Fifteen ESB customers were left without power overnight

# dublin-2 - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Appeal over bank-drop cash robbery outside Eddie Rocket's

A worker at the fast food restaurant was intercepted and punched a number of times by thieves who intercepted his cash drop.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Thieves make off with Eddie Rocket's bank-drop cash

A worker was intercepted by two men as he left the fast food restaurant this morning.

# dublin-2 - Friday 5 July, 2013

From The42 'We ain't Lion' -- one Dublin restaurant is still on the BOD bandwagon Lions 2013

'We ain't Lion' -- one Dublin restaurant is still on the BOD bandwagon

This Aungier Street eaterie put its hand up for most puntastic sign of the day.

# dublin-2 - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Shop that warned of high rents closes with 8 jobs lost

The owner of Korky’s shoe shop on Grafton Street, Dublin 2, said he was glad that the ‘bloodletting had now stopped’.

# dublin-2 - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Company hopes to make doing good deeds that little bit sweeter

Customers who visit the pop-up headquaters of smoothie company ‘Innocent’ will get a free smoothie in return for pledging to do something good in 2013.

# dublin-2 - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Bewley's signs to remain on Starbucks café - for now

Bewley’s had sought to remove a mosaic and floor tiling from its former café on Westmoreland Street in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-2 - Sunday 12 August, 2012

PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle Bright Sparks This post contains images

PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle

If the most impressive thing you’ve ever done with sand is make a sandcastle you might want to look away now.

# dublin-2 - Friday 13 July, 2012

Two men charged over Merrion Square assault

Two people were hospitalised for head injuries after the attack.