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Ireland Skills Live

Ireland Skills Live will pack the RDS Simmonscourt from March 21-23 with hundreds of competitors, exhibitors and potential employers as well as thousands of visitors.

The event promotes skills in apprenticeship, traineeship and graduate courses through competition

yesterday 18:34
An unsung hero is laid to rest 

The late Brendan O’Connor.

The late Brendan O’Connor.

ON the beautiful spring morning of Friday March 1 Brendan O'Connor, late of Drumcondra, was laid to rest. 

Brendan was the force behind many causes. He tirelessly campaigned to better the lives of others, and

yesterday 13:19
Northside TDs embroiled in property tax row

Callum Lavery 

A NORTHSIDE TD has hit out at the Government for voting against a bill which aims to give relief to homeowners paying for both Local Property Tax (LPT) and management fees. 

Dublin Fingal TD Darragh O’Brien (FF) spoke out after the Management Fees

yesterday 08:04
Southside athletes join team Ireland at Special Olympics

Team Ireland is led out by Minsiter for Tourism, Transport and Sport Shane Ross, WWE wrestler Finn Balor and Special Olympics Chairman to the Board, Brendan Whelan, during the Special Olympic World Games 2019 Opening Ceremony.

Team Ireland is led out by Minsiter for Tourism, Transport and

2019-03-18 20:25
Local day care centre reopens

Lord Mayor of Dublin Nial Ring and Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe with 101-year-old Bridie Byrne, Paddy Murdiff, chairman of Lourdes Day Care Centre and Bernie Pierce, centre manager at the opening of the refurbished Lourdes Day Care Centre. PHOTO: ARTHUR CARRON

Lord Mayor of Dublin

2019-03-18 15:10
MetroLink blow for Kickhams

MetroLink plans could derail plans to relocate the GAA club.

MetroLink plans could derail plans to relocate the GAA club.

Orla Dwyer

PLANS to relocate Ballymun Kickhams GAA club closer to the community have been halted until MetroLink proposals are finalised. 

The

2019-03-18 09:55
Anam Festival returns in April

Anam festival is celebrating its second year this April .

Anam festival is celebrating its second year this April .

THE Anam festival might be only celebrating its second year this April, but it’s already becoming a firm favourite with fans of culture and the arts.

The

2019-03-17 20:16
Inspirational GAA legend Philly backs youth courses

Philly gave a motivational half-time talk to young people at Dublin’s Digital Hub at the #YouthEmpowered launch.

Philly gave a motivational half-time talk to young people at Dublin’s Digital Hub at the #YouthEmpowered launch.

DUBLIN GAA star and Ballymun legend Philly McMahon is

2019-03-17 15:01
MSB in Porterstown Parkrun takeover

MSB volunteers at the Porterstown Parkrun.

MSB volunteers at the Porterstown Parkrun.

OVER 200 people from Dublin 15 athletics club Metro St Brigid’s (MSB) joined in regular runners and walkers for an extra special Parkrun earlier this month.

Led by Run Director and MSB

2019-03-17 13:58
Teens speak out on social concerns 

Pictured at the launch of Young Social Innovators national Speak Out Tour. were fouth year students from the Donahies Community College, Lee Forrester (16), Tony Lien (16), centre, and Aoife McDonald (16). PHOTO: SASKO LAZAROV/PHOTOCALL IRELAND

Pictured at the launch of Young Social

2019-03-17 10:49
Aldi boost for ChildVision

Vaida Skaisgiriene, Aldi’s Santry store Charity Champion holds aloft the €500 Cheque for ChildVision. Photo: Conor McCabe Photography

Vaida Skaisgiriene, Aldi’s Santry store Charity Champion holds aloft the €500 Cheque for ChildVision. Photo: Conor McCabe Photography

STAFF at

2019-03-16 20:07
Festival boost

Pictured at the announcement were street characters from Artastic, Eugenia Genunchi, Piya Chanphet and Rachel Lally. PHOTO: COLM MAHADY/FENNELLS PHOTOGRAPHY

Pictured at the announcement were street characters from Artastic, Eugenia Genunchi, Piya Chanphet and Rachel Lally. PHOTO: COLM

2019-03-16 16:58
TRAVEL: Austrian ski resort has the wow factor

Alan Shortt takes in the beauty of Flachau.

Alan Shortt takes in the beauty of Flachau.

Alan Shortt

“ARE we there yet? Are we there yet?” Yes we are!

 Only 50 short minutes from Salzburg Airport we arrive in the village of Flachau in the Salzburger

2019-03-16 13:49
Tourism boost as new whiskey distillery opens in the Liberties

The Dublin Liberties Distillery

The Dublin Liberties Distillery

Dublin’s newest whiskey distillery has opened in the south city.

At a recent preview evening, guests enjoyed a walk-through of the Dublin Liberties Distillery and bar, where they were treated to whiskey

2019-03-16 11:43
Killiney pub is praised by local Parkinson’s group

Kate Gray (board member), Mags Mullarney (CEO and founder), Mark Roche (manager, The Graduate) and Mary Dalton (Board Member).

Kate Gray (board member), Mags Mullarney (CEO and founder), Mark Roche (manager, The Graduate) and Mary Dalton (Board Member).

A community-based charity that

2019-03-15 19:58
Finglas engineer inspires women

Finglas engineer Angela Ryan hasn’t had a boring day at work for 20 years.

Finglas engineer Angela Ryan hasn’t had a boring day at work for 20 years.

AN IRISH Water engineer from Finglas helped promote engineering as a career choice for girls on International Women’s Day

2019-03-15 15:46
Daily News
City’s hidden park is given a new life

Pictured at the reopening of St Audoen’s Park in Dublin 8 are Les Moore, City Parks Superintendent, Liz Halpin, Head of Dublin Region Failte Ireland and the Lord Mayor of Dublin, Cllr Nial Ring.

Pictured at the reopening of St Audoen’s Park in Dublin 8 are Les Moore, City Parks

yesterday 08:04
COMMENT: No going back to the North’s dark days

Belfast is a popular destination for tourists. PHOTO: BIGSTOCK

Belfast is a popular destination for tourists. PHOTO: BIGSTOCK

GROWING up in the 1970s and ‘80s, Northern Ireland was a scary place for a young Dubliner.

On the few occasions I travelled there as a youngster,

2019-03-18 09:55
Pat’s fun extends to Dublin Airport

St. Patrick’s Day guests will once again be coming by land and air with the gyrocopter pilots joined by some future pilots in a group with a very prestigious heritage.

This group is the Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots, a 90-year-old organization that was founded

2019-03-15 17:07
Stroke survivors host tournament

The boccia tournament in Crumlin was a great success.

The boccia tournament in Crumlin was a great success.

Gabija Gataveckaite

A stroke survivors’ group based in Crumlin recently held their inaugural boccia tournament at St Bernadette’s Parish Centre.

Members

2019-03-15 10:31
PRINGLE

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Leigha Skye Pringle, 24, of Dublin. She was born in San Antonio, Texas, to her father, Clayton Pringle, and mother, Kristyen Diane (Skipper) Cantero. Leigha graduated high school and was employed as a certifiednursingassistant for DeLeon Nursing

2019-03-14 23:16
STEELE

A funeral service for Frances Louise Steele was Saturday, March 9 at Harrell Memorial Chapel with burial following at Hanson Cemetery. Visitation was Friday night, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Harrell Funeral Home.

Frances, 87, died on March 5, 2019.

She was born on Jan. 3, 1932, in Proctor,

2019-03-14 23:16
One Reporter's Ramblings: Playground perils

While discussing how much safer playground equipment has become with co-workers recently, I recalled how different my playground was.

We even had a “quarry.” Adults might have called it a bunch of big rocks.

Being in San Marcos, our school bordered some undeveloped land and had

2019-03-14 23:16
Mrs. Dykowski... enjoys the springish

Sickness and cold weather has kept the girls and I indoors way more than we would prefer for the past couple of months.

So with everyone finally well and a little warm weather last week, we took every opportunity to get outside.

Darci has discovered a few new favorite outdoor

2019-03-14 23:16
Latest news from Dublin
yesterday 18:34 HAPPENINGS:
yesterday 13:19 An unsung hero is laid to rest 
yesterday 08:04 City’s hidden park is given a new life
yesterday 08:04 Northside TDs embroiled in property tax row
2019-03-18 20:25 Southside athletes join team Ireland at Special Olympics
2019-03-18 15:10 Local day care centre reopens
2019-03-18 09:55 COMMENT: No going back to the North’s dark days
2019-03-18 09:55 MetroLink blow for Kickhams
2019-03-17 20:16 Anam Festival returns in April
2019-03-17 15:01 Inspirational GAA legend Philly backs youth courses
2019-03-17 13:58 MSB in Porterstown Parkrun takeover
2019-03-17 10:49 Teens speak out on social concerns 
2019-03-16 20:07 Aldi boost for ChildVision
2019-03-16 16:58 Festival boost
2019-03-16 13:49 TRAVEL: Austrian ski resort has the wow factor
2019-03-16 11:43 Tourism boost as new whiskey distillery opens in the Liberties
2019-03-15 19:58 Killiney pub is praised by local Parkinson’s group
2019-03-15 17:07 Pat’s fun extends to Dublin Airport
2019-03-15 15:46 Finglas engineer inspires women
2019-03-15 10:31 Stroke survivors host tournament
2019-03-15 10:31 Sod turned on Lidl project
2019-03-14 23:16 PRINGLE
2019-03-14 23:16 STEELE
2019-03-14 23:16 One Reporter's Ramblings: Playground perils
2019-03-14 23:16 Mrs. Dykowski... enjoys the springish
2019-03-14 23:16 Vapes pose problems for youth
2019-03-14 23:16 City Park Transformed
2019-03-14 23:16 St. Pat’s starts March 14
2019-03-14 19:49 Minister Harris visits Portmarnock
2019-03-14 15:37 Environmental group aims to clean up Whitestown Stream
2019-03-14 10:22 Minding our language
2019-03-14 10:22 Lynn is hunting for European title
2019-03-13 21:46 THEATRE: New plays entertain audiences
2019-03-13 15:28 Northside mum is the face of Daffodil Day 2019 campaign
2019-03-13 10:13 Local brewers and food artisans at city craft fair
2019-03-13 10:13 Redress scheme call for defective properties
2019-03-12 21:37 HAPPENINGS:
2019-03-12 15:19 Essential sewer works underway at South Docks
2019-03-12 10:04 HSE confirms measles cases
2019-03-12 10:04 Stray horses costing council
2019-03-11 20:25 Liverpool legend at DLR Leisure launch
2019-03-11 15:10 Housing boost for the north inner city
2019-03-11 09:55 Musician’s celebrations launched
2019-03-11 09:55 Local playschool facing closure
2019-03-10 21:19 MUSIC: A breath of fresh air at Pink Floyd Experience at the Academy
2019-03-10 17:07 Students tackling social issues 
2019-03-10 11:52 Legendary Dublin studios remembered
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