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# limerick-city - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

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

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

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

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

# limerick-city - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Teenage boy injured in Limerick shooting

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

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

They are not the only Irish city interested though…

# limerick-city - Sunday 13 July, 2014

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

9 things people from Limerick are sick of hearing

A boy the kid!

# limerick-city - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

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

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

And they need YOUR help. Yes, you.

# limerick-city - Thursday 27 February, 2014

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

Bear Grylls hilariously braves 'inhospitable' Limerick City

INSTANT HYDRATION.

# limerick-city - Monday 9 December, 2013

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

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

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 This post contains images

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains images

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

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

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 This post contains images

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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 This post contains images

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

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 This post contains a poll

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

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

FG-Labour war: Gilmore says families 'screwed' by austerity plans

The one-time prospective coalition partners continue their electoral war of words over their rival economic plans.

# limerick-city - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Wednesday

Nine days to go – our daily round-up of the winners and losers of the day. Who’s been getting the boot in (literally)?