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# south-dublin - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Toddler found dead at south Dublin apartment was subject of garda alert
# Murder Inquiry
# Murder Inquiry

Toddler found dead at south Dublin apartment was subject of garda alert

Oct 16th 2014, 11:19 PM 103,941 Views 2 Comments

The child was found dead at the apartment in Ballybrack this afternoon. A woman in her 40s has been arrested, and a murder inquiry is under way.

Man to face trial for having sex with a minor in the Dublin Mountains
# Courts
# Courts

Man to face trial for having sex with a minor in the Dublin Mountains

Oct 16th 2014, 5:35 PM 31,485 Views 0 Comments

The alleged offences occurred in the summer of 2008.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Teen death sparks calls for schools to start teaching children about their mental health
# Suicide
# Suicide

Teen death sparks calls for schools to start teaching children about their mental health

Oct 1st 2014, 6:30 AM 22,353 Views 28 Comments

The body of a 15-year-old girl was found in south Dublin yesterday.

# south-dublin - Monday 22 September, 2014

'A gun to our head': Dublin City Council votes to cut LPT rate by 15%
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

'A gun to our head': Dublin City Council votes to cut LPT rate by 15%

Sep 22nd 2014, 8:24 PM 19,087 Views 77 Comments

To keep TV fans interested, there was even a reference to The Wire during what proved to be a lively debate.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

U-turn: Favourite for Brian Hayes’s vacant Dáil seat WILL now run in by-election
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

U-turn: Favourite for Brian Hayes’s vacant Dáil seat WILL now run in by-election

Aug 26th 2014, 4:27 PM 10,592 Views 70 Comments

But Cathal King, who ruled himself out in June, could face competition as Sinn Féin nominates its candidate this weekend.

# south-dublin - Saturday 9 August, 2014

High Court orders Dublin councillor to stop blockading Greyhound trucks
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

High Court orders Dublin councillor to stop blockading Greyhound trucks

Aug 9th 2014, 2:00 PM 21,493 Views 146 Comments

But Cllr Gino Kenny has vowed to break the injunction.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

A 400-acre 'suburb' in Cherrywood is now on the market for €220 million
# Masterplanning
# Masterplanning

A 400-acre 'suburb' in Cherrywood is now on the market for €220 million

Jul 16th 2014, 11:34 AM 17,135 Views 79 Comments

The land is “bigger than Hyde Park” and could hold nearly 4,000 homes.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Dubliners may have to wait five years for a directly-elected mayor
# The Waiting Game
# The Waiting Game

Dubliners may have to wait five years for a directly-elected mayor

Jul 9th 2014, 7:30 AM 4,691 Views 24 Comments

Fingal County Council is still not on board with the idea, though.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Strike action at South Dublin County Council deferred after LRC intervention
# Pay Cuts
# Pay Cuts

Strike action at South Dublin County Council deferred after LRC intervention

Jun 25th 2014, 5:35 PM 6,165 Views 11 Comments

Further industrial action, which resulted in the closure of council offices, was planned for tomorrow.

# south-dublin - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Council workers in South Dublin are working to rule today
# Public Offices
# Public Offices

Council workers in South Dublin are working to rule today

May 29th 2014, 7:00 AM 9,171 Views 42 Comments

Their union say that their pay has been cut unilaterally.

# south-dublin - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Is this the solution to Ireland's social housing problems?
# Have Ye No Homes
# Have Ye No Homes

Is this the solution to Ireland's social housing problems?

May 11th 2014, 7:45 AM 28,173 Views 157 Comments

The problem is generally considered to be stock. But, a plan put before South Dublin County Council could solve that.

# south-dublin - Monday 5 May, 2014

The Guide To Acting Like A Local In Dublin
# One Of Us
From The Daily Edge
# One Of Us

The Guide To Acting Like A Local In Dublin

May 5th 2014, 8:15 PM 48,005 Views 62 Comments

The Park, the hops, the buskers and the craic.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

PIC: This is the anti-Semitic message sent to Alan Shatter's home
# Alan Shatter
# Alan Shatter

PIC: This is the anti-Semitic message sent to Alan Shatter's home

Apr 2nd 2014, 11:23 PM 46,605 Views 79 Comments

The photo was contained in a package sent to the Minister for Justice’s home in south Dublin this morning.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Man charged over killing of Sonia Blount
# Plaza Hotel
# Plaza Hotel

Man charged over killing of Sonia Blount

Feb 18th 2014, 10:05 PM 80,659 Views 0 Comments

The body of the young mother was found by cleaning staff at the Plaza Hotel in Tallaght on Sunday.

# south-dublin - Monday 10 February, 2014

Council steps in to stop Adamstown becoming a 'ghost' town
# Kickstart
# Kickstart

Council steps in to stop Adamstown becoming a 'ghost' town

Feb 10th 2014, 6:55 PM 24,987 Views 49 Comments

One councillor said he hoped the changes will help kick-start sustainable development in the area.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

'It's not popular to be in Labour': Party not surprised by Dermot Looney's departure
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

'It's not popular to be in Labour': Party not surprised by Dermot Looney's departure

Jan 8th 2014, 10:38 AM 6,389 Views 92 Comments

That’s now 27 councillors who have left the party since it went into government with all of them citing coalition policies as one of their reasons for quitting.

# south-dublin - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Man dead and another seriously injured after early morning stabbing in Shankill
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Man dead and another seriously injured after early morning stabbing in Shankill

Dec 26th 2013, 10:26 AM 27,390 Views 17 Comments

The two men in their late 20s were found with serious stab injuries on the road at Rathsallagh Park at around 5.30am.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

'A nice bonus at Christmas time': Dublin mayor's pay-cut benefits 50 community groups
# Politicians' Pay
# Politicians' Pay

'A nice bonus at Christmas time': Dublin mayor's pay-cut benefits 50 community groups

Dec 18th 2013, 8:45 PM 14,829 Views 55 Comments

Dermot Looney’s decision to surrender part of his salary has worked out well for dozens of community groups in the south of the capital.

# south-dublin - Sunday 3 November, 2013

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

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

Nov 3rd 2013, 5:44 PM 20,310 Views 30 Comments

ESB Networks has now restored power.

# south-dublin - Monday 23 September, 2013

Man killed in Tallaght stabbing 'wouldn't hurt a fly'
# James Humphries
# James Humphries

Man killed in Tallaght stabbing 'wouldn't hurt a fly'

Sep 23rd 2013, 2:24 PM 16,009 Views 24 Comments

The family of father-of-one James Humphries have been paying tribute, following his death in a stab attack in Tallaght last evening.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

PICS: Have €2.5m spare? This Harry Potter-style abbey is up for sale
# Loreto Abbey
# Loreto Abbey

PICS: Have €2.5m spare? This Harry Potter-style abbey is up for sale

Aug 28th 2013, 8:00 PM 21,592 Views 43 Comments

Loreto Abbey was put on the market by David Carson, receiver of Lozeto Ltd.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Lord Mayor: Dublin needs a mayor with 'real powers', but role unlikely before 2019
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Lord Mayor: Dublin needs a mayor with 'real powers', but role unlikely before 2019

Jul 24th 2013, 8:30 PM 4,149 Views 32 Comments

Oisín Quinn has been sharing his thoughts on the future of the mayorship, following a poll that shows 61 per cent of Dubliners are in favour of a directly elected CEO for the city.

Management investigating after toddlers wander out of Stepaside creche
# Giraffe Childcare
# Giraffe Childcare

Management investigating after toddlers wander out of Stepaside creche

Jul 24th 2013, 9:32 AM 16,566 Views 69 Comments

The ‘Giraffe’ facility in Belarmine was one of three crèches featured as part of an RTÉ investigation into alleged mistreatment of children earlier this year.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Dramatic-looking fire at Killiney Hill not thought to be serious
# Blaze
# Blaze

Dramatic-looking fire at Killiney Hill not thought to be serious

Jul 10th 2013, 3:13 PM 11,361 Views 35 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade say they haven’t dispatched any units to the scene, and that it may be a low-level gorse fire.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Explosive device made safe after Rathmines housing estate sealed off
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

Explosive device made safe after Rathmines housing estate sealed off

Jun 11th 2013, 12:15 PM 16,235 Views 15 Comments

A security alert forced the shut down of the Cowper Downs estate this morning.

# south-dublin - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Man arrested at the scene of a 'serious' stabbing in Dun Laoghaire
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Man arrested at the scene of a 'serious' stabbing in Dun Laoghaire

Jun 8th 2013, 12:05 PM 11,161 Views 32 Comments

A 41-year-old male was stabbed and seriously injured during an incident at an apartment at Clarence St, Dun Laoghaire.

# south-dublin - Monday 27 May, 2013

Delays to traffic and rail services after car smashed through Merrion Gates
# Merrion Gates
# Merrion Gates

Delays to traffic and rail services after car smashed through Merrion Gates

May 27th 2013, 1:02 PM 21,119 Views 35 Comments

Merrion Gates will close to all traffic at 2pm today for repair works so drivers should use alternative routes.

# south-dublin - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Strike at Dublin water plant to begin on Tuesday
# Water Woes
# Water Woes

Strike at Dublin water plant to begin on Tuesday

May 4th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,945 Views 34 Comments

“We cannot believe that our employers are refusing to recognise our union – it’s 2013, not 1913″.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added world's smallest movie
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added world's smallest movie

May 1st 2013, 7:50 PM 6,636 Views 1 Comment

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# south-dublin - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Entire contents of hotel where Late Late stars stayed to be auctioned off
# Auction
# Auction

Entire contents of hotel where Late Late stars stayed to be auctioned off

Apr 25th 2013, 6:45 AM 26,349 Views 30 Comments

Everything, including chandeliers and beds, must go at The Montrose Hotel auction this weekend. You can view the contents from today.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

The Submarine Bar in Crumlin closed as receivers appointed
# Receivership
# Receivership

The Submarine Bar in Crumlin closed as receivers appointed

Feb 6th 2013, 1:16 PM 33,188 Views 57 Comments

The well-known pub in south Dublin had receivers appointed to it yesterday.

# south-dublin - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Two released, man due in court over Kimmage stabbing
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Two released, man due in court over Kimmage stabbing

Jan 27th 2013, 1:25 PM 6,239 Views 1 Comment

A man was found with stab wounds outside a house in the south Dublin suburb just before 3am yesterday morning.

# south-dublin - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Three arrested after man stabbed in Kimmage
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Three arrested after man stabbed in Kimmage

Jan 26th 2013, 8:10 AM 7,036 Views 12 Comments

A man was found with stab wounds outside a house in the south Dublin suburb just before 3am this morning.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Four DFB units deal with serious house fire in Sandycove
# House Fire
# House Fire

Four DFB units deal with serious house fire in Sandycove

Dec 26th 2012, 1:34 PM 10,798 Views 6 Comments

The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning but no one was injured in the incident in south Dublin.

# south-dublin - Saturday 8 December, 2012

'Rare' silver Audi car taken in aggravated burglary in Goatstown
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

'Rare' silver Audi car taken in aggravated burglary in Goatstown

Dec 8th 2012, 9:31 AM 19,493 Views 94 Comments

Gardaí believe that the burglars may have targeted the particular model in an overnight raid.

# south-dublin - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Gardaí in Dublin continue to question two teens over fatal stabbing
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Gardaí in Dublin continue to question two teens over fatal stabbing

Dec 2nd 2012, 12:03 PM 7,233 Views 19 Comments

The two males were arrested yesterday following an incident which occurred in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# south-dublin - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Appeal for witnesses after sexual assault in Tallaght
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Appeal for witnesses after sexual assault in Tallaght

Oct 17th 2012, 2:35 PM 14,956 Views 62 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# south-dublin - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Man robs Dublin city centre post office, makes getaway in a taxi
# Robbery
# Robbery

Man robs Dublin city centre post office, makes getaway in a taxi

Sep 25th 2012, 5:54 PM 16,941 Views 49 Comments

The incident in the south of the city happened at around 10am this morning and a “substantial sum of money” was stolen, according to Gardaí.

# south-dublin - 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 6,402 Views 53 Comments

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

# south-dublin - Monday 17 September, 2012

Firearms seizure in south Dublin linked to robbery of Wicklow gun shop
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Firearms seizure in south Dublin linked to robbery of Wicklow gun shop

Sep 17th 2012, 8:40 PM 7,642 Views 9 Comments

Details of the incidents, which occurred last week, are only now emerging.