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# limerick-city - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Couple (30s) hospitalised after late-night attack by gang of youths
# Limerick
# Limerick

Couple (30s) hospitalised after late-night attack by gang of youths

Dec 26th 2015, 4:54 PM 38,755 Views 34 Comments

Passers-by intervened and the attackers ran off. Gardaí are appealing for information.

# limerick-city - Monday 7 December, 2015

Bad news for Clare, it has just been hit with a new flood warning
# Aftermath
# Aftermath

Bad news for Clare, it has just been hit with a new flood warning

Dec 7th 2015, 1:48 PM 26,128 Views 23 Comments

The area was heavily hit over the weekend.

# limerick-city - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Limerick city is about to get a spanking new 'superpub'
# Swanky
# Swanky

Limerick city is about to get a spanking new 'superpub'

Oct 28th 2015, 11:32 AM 30,837 Views 35 Comments

The southern city’s economic regeneration continues apace.

# limerick-city - Monday 13 July, 2015

The curious case of a leaflet, some street lights and a war of words
# Gombeen Politics
# Gombeen Politics

The curious case of a leaflet, some street lights and a war of words

Jul 13th 2015, 7:00 PM 15,591 Views 19 Comments

This leaflet has sparked some harsh words from two councillors and a government minister.

# limerick-city - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Polluted water kills "extensive" amount of fish in Limerick
# Fishy
# Fishy

Polluted water kills "extensive" amount of fish in Limerick

Jun 9th 2015, 2:45 PM 8,147 Views 9 Comments

The incident is thought to have killed an “extensive” number of fish.

# limerick-city - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Teenage boy injured in Limerick shooting
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Teenage boy injured in Limerick shooting

May 14th 2015, 10:59 PM 13,894 Views 23 Comments

The 17-year-old’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

# limerick-city - Friday 27 March, 2015

New €80 million 'Opera Centre' will create 3,000 jobs in Limerick
# Nessun Dorma
# Nessun Dorma

New €80 million 'Opera Centre' will create 3,000 jobs in Limerick

Mar 27th 2015, 10:21 PM 19,883 Views 81 Comments

The development is set to begin construction in 2017.

# limerick-city - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

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

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

Nov 5th 2014, 5:24 PM 9,068 Views 27 Comments

They are not the only Irish city interested though…

# limerick-city - Sunday 13 July, 2014

9 things people from Limerick are sick of hearing
# Limsick
From The Daily Edge
# Limsick

9 things people from Limerick are sick of hearing

Jul 13th 2014, 8:15 PM 57,045 Views 73 Comments

A boy the kid!

# limerick-city - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

This group of Limerick citizens wants to change the way Google Search sees the city
# Lovely Limerick
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Limerick

This group of Limerick citizens wants to change the way Google Search sees the city

Apr 16th 2014, 9:39 AM 14,174 Views 60 Comments

And they need YOUR help. Yes, you.

# limerick-city - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Bear Grylls hilariously braves 'inhospitable' Limerick City
# Great Source Of Protein
From The Daily Edge
# Great Source Of Protein

Bear Grylls hilariously braves 'inhospitable' Limerick City

Feb 27th 2014, 7:30 PM 9,700 Views 1 Comment

INSTANT HYDRATION.

# limerick-city - Monday 9 December, 2013

University of Limerick to create 290 full-time jobs in major expansion
# UL
# UL

University of Limerick to create 290 full-time jobs in major expansion

Dec 9th 2013, 11:29 AM 16,782 Views 43 Comments

The plan includes a new city centre campus, facilities at University Hospital Limerick and a team training centre for Munster Rugby.

# limerick-city - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Man killed instantly in fall from fifth-floor apartment in Limerick city
# Fall
# Fall

Man killed instantly in fall from fifth-floor apartment in Limerick city

Aug 31st 2013, 5:30 PM 19,589 Views 30 Comments

The incident happened at 2.10pm at an apartment at Glenlara House, Mount Kennett Place, Dock Road.

# limerick-city - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Limerick school posted five JobBridge ads, one looking for a cleaner
# Ardscoil Rís
# Ardscoil Rís

Limerick school posted five JobBridge ads, one looking for a cleaner

Aug 17th 2013, 8:45 AM 17,749 Views 66 Comments

Willie O’Dea, TD for Limerick City and Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Social Protection, said “five seems pretty high alright”, but added “schools are struggling”.

# limerick-city - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Skeletal remains found in Limerick nature reserve
# Investigation
# Investigation

Skeletal remains found in Limerick nature reserve

May 7th 2013, 5:06 PM 11,044 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí say initial indications are that foul play is not suspected but that they are reviewing all missing person files for the area.

# limerick-city - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Limerick claim point off Cork City on return to big time
# Airtricity League
From The42
# Airtricity League

Limerick claim point off Cork City on return to big time

Mar 10th 2013, 7:54 PM 1,275 Views 9 Comments

Six goals in six League of Ireland games this weekend. Welcome back.

# limerick-city - Monday 7 January, 2013

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

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?

Jan 7th 2013, 4:07 PM 18,299 Views 45 Comments

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

# limerick-city - Thursday 27 December, 2012

'Horse Outside' star says man punched her in the face
# Limerick
# Limerick

'Horse Outside' star says man punched her in the face

Dec 27th 2012, 10:05 AM 40,598 Views 65 Comments

Madeline Mulqueen said she hit back while out in Limerick City last night.

# limerick-city - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Arrest over alleged sexual assault on girl (14) in carpark
# Limerick
# Limerick

Arrest over alleged sexual assault on girl (14) in carpark

Dec 6th 2012, 1:20 PM 9,086 Views 0 Comments

A teenager has been arrested by gardaí investigating the alleged assault in Limerick City on 25 November.

# limerick-city - Friday 16 November, 2012

Two firemen attacked while fighting Limerick house fires
# Attack
# Attack

Two firemen attacked while fighting Limerick house fires

Nov 16th 2012, 10:47 AM 13,410 Views 72 Comments

Limerick City Council’s Chief Fire Officer has condemned the violence as “shocking and disgraceful”.

# limerick-city - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Two viable explosive devices discovered in Limerick
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Two viable explosive devices discovered in Limerick

Oct 6th 2012, 1:04 PM 4,496 Views 8 Comments

The Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) were discovered on a rural road outside Limerick City late last night.

# limerick-city - Monday 24 September, 2012

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

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

Sep 24th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,404 Views 53 Comments

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

# limerick-city - Monday 6 August, 2012

Gardaí to probe racism claim from Man City player following banana throwing incident
# Probe
From The42
# Probe

Gardaí to probe racism claim from Man City player following banana throwing incident

Aug 6th 2012, 1:02 PM 9,832 Views 50 Comments

Gael Clichy made the allegation on his Twitter account, saying it was ‘sad to see’.

# limerick-city - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes
# Constituency Commission
# Constituency Commission

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes

Jul 24th 2012, 6:02 PM 4,511 Views 27 Comments

Ministers have agreed to table new laws enforcing cuts to the size of the Dáil, in line with independent recommendations.

# limerick-city - Friday 13 July, 2012

Heroin problem in Limerick is getting worse, says councillor
# Heroin Use
# Heroin Use

Heroin problem in Limerick is getting worse, says councillor

Jul 13th 2012, 2:37 PM 6,726 Views 28 Comments

9 year old girl was hospitalised in Limerick after falling into a rubbish tip with used heroin syringe.

# limerick-city - Friday 22 June, 2012

Bomb squad make safe explosive devices in Limerick
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad make safe explosive devices in Limerick

Jun 22nd 2012, 7:10 PM 2,817 Views 1 Comment

The viable devices were found in an overgrown area near a residential estate in Limerick city.

# limerick-city - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up
# Dáil Boundaries
# Dáil Boundaries

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up

Jun 21st 2012, 10:57 AM 23,068 Views 79 Comments

The report of the Constituency Commission cuts the number of TDs, with significant boundary reforms.

# limerick-city - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Limerick 'must tackle drug use', says councillor
# Limerick
# Limerick

Limerick 'must tackle drug use', says councillor

May 10th 2012, 11:14 AM 2,342 Views 35 Comments

Michael Hourigan, the head of the city’s Joint Policing Committee, said that Community Guards, schools and social media could all help to tackle the problem of drugs in the city.

# limerick-city - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties
# Where You Live
# Where You Live

Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties

Apr 26th 2012, 1:14 PM 44,805 Views 46 Comments

We already knew that there were 4,588,252 people living in Ireland last year – but the latest batch of CSO Census data means that now we literally know where you live.

# limerick-city - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Opposition 'still an option' for Labour, chiefs believe
# Coalition
# Coalition

Opposition 'still an option' for Labour, chiefs believe

Mar 1st 2011, 8:00 AM 899 Views 0 Comments

Labour’s National Council gives its go-ahead for coalition talks with FG – but says it won’t fly straight into government.

# limerick-city - Monday 28 February, 2011

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011
# GE11
# GE11

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011

Feb 28th 2011, 9:57 AM 4,936 Views 1 Comment

We’ve totted up the figures, quantified the quotas, and worked out the ten most – and least – popular politicians in Ireland.

# limerick-city - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies
# GE11
# GE11

The Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies

Feb 27th 2011, 1:05 AM 7,749 Views 0 Comments

Kevin Humpheys has taken the final seat for Labour in Dublin South-East. Check out how the first day of counting unfolded in key constituencies across the country.

The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am

Feb 27th 2011, 12:28 AM 1,031 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

# limerick-city - Saturday 26 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 11.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 11.30pm

Feb 26th 2011, 11:31 PM 1,107 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm

Feb 26th 2011, 10:32 PM 1,214 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

# limerick-city - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail?
# GE11
# GE11

Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail?

Feb 23rd 2011, 6:22 PM 3,663 Views 0 Comments

Young candidates in Election 2011 tell TheJournal.ie why they want to be part of the 31st Dáil.

Defence forces called out to dispose of Limerick city explosive device
# IED
# IED

Defence forces called out to dispose of Limerick city explosive device

Feb 23rd 2011, 11:23 AM 769 Views 0 Comments

The defence forces were called to a private property in the city in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

# limerick-city - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Fine Gael promises jobs creation law within 100 days of power
# GE11
# GE11

Fine Gael promises jobs creation law within 100 days of power

Feb 22nd 2011, 6:44 PM 958 Views 0 Comments

Enda Kenny says his party is the only one nurturing Ireland’s youth, and will produce a bill to create jobs for them.

# limerick-city - Friday 18 February, 2011

On the hustings: The week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail
# In Pics
# In Pics

On the hustings: The week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail

Feb 18th 2011, 6:52 PM 2,180 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you Election 2011′s candidates in their more – or less – photogenic moments of the week.

# limerick-city - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Which would you do: shrink the Dáil, or scrap the Seanad?
# GE11
# GE11

Which would you do: shrink the Dáil, or scrap the Seanad?

Feb 17th 2011, 10:19 PM 2,450 Views 0 Comments

All parties seem to be agreed that there’s too many politicians. Where would you cut them from – Dáil or Seanad?