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# dublin-city - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Council says some Dubliners face water shut-off on Sunday

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

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

From The Daily Edge VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"? Uniquely Dublin This post contains videos

VIDEOS: What makes Dublin "Uniquely Dublin"?

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

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?

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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!

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

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

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 This post contains images

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

‘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

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

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

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

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?

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

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 This post contains images

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

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

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 This post contains images

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

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 This post contains images

In photos: Limbering up for the Liffey Swim

Brrr…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Over 10,000 homes could harbour unidentified pyrite problems

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

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 This post contains images

Artists take over abandoned Anglo HQ in Dublin city centre

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

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

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

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.

# dublin-city - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Poll: Where should the new National Children's Hospital be built? Children's Hospital This post contains a poll

Poll: Where should the new National Children's Hospital be built?

Planning permission has been refused for the plans on the Mater site. Should we build in the capital, or on an outer greenfield site?

Planning board refuses permission for new National Children's Hospital

An Bord Pleanála said that the planned hospital would have had a “profound negative impact” on the Dublin city skyline.

# dublin-city - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Firefighters threaten legal action over faulty breathing equipment

Firefighters in Dublin have expressed repeated concerns about oxygen sets which have failed on a number of occasions.

# dublin-city - Sunday 29 January, 2012

In pictures: Unlock NAMA occupation of building in Dublin city centre Unlock NAMA This post contains images

In pictures: Unlock NAMA occupation of building in Dublin city centre

The campaign yesterday took over a building in Dublin’s city centre which they said was owned by NAMA. Here’s the best photographs from what happened.

# dublin-city - Friday 13 January, 2012

Where's the love? Council removes 'love padlocks' from Dublin's Ha'penny Bridge Where's The Love This post contains images

Where's the love? Council removes 'love padlocks' from Dublin's Ha'penny Bridge

The padlocks, which were attached by couples as a sign of their ‘everlasting’ love, will be removed from any bridge upon which they appear, Dublin City Council has said.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Video: Inside Clerys department store in Dublin - in 1932 Old School This post contains videos

Video: Inside Clerys department store in Dublin - in 1932

Check out this 1932 video of the legendary department store on Dublin’s O’Connell Street, including the bargain basement, the ‘gay and lively’ café – and a mechanical zoo…

# dublin-city - Thursday 5 January, 2012

In pictures: Extensive fire damage at Dublin church Fire This post contains images

In pictures: Extensive fire damage at Dublin church

Photographs today show the full extent of the damage to St Catherine’s Church on Dublin’s Meath Street, which was devastated by a deliberately-started fire on Monday.