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Inspiring the youth of today

By Mary Dennehy

CITYWISE staged a special celebration to acknowledge the tireless work and positive impact of two staff members who are moving on from their current jobs at the Jobstown-based education centre.

John Keogh, who has been Citywise CEO for the past 20 years, is

2019-08-23 18:52
Still arm-in-arm after 60 blissful years of marriage

By Mary Dennehy

AFTER six decades together, Patrick and Ann Weir once again walked arm-in-arm down the aisle of St Mary’s Church in Saggart – this time to renew their vows and celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary.

Originally from Cavan, Patrick met Saggart girl Ann at a

2019-08-23 18:52
Over €500 raised in match for Cardiac Risk charity

By Aideen O'Flaherty

AN ANNUAL charity football tournament, in honour of a young Kingswood man who died as a result of sudden cardiac death syndrome in February 2010, raised €520 for CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young). 

Two teams competed to win the Ciaran McDonnell Memorial

2019-08-23 17:49
Hot meals project brought to 36 primary schools nationwide

By Mary Dennehy

ST THOMAS’ SNS in Jobstown has been included in a hot school meals pilot project, which starts this September.

After an initial run in Our Lady of Lourdes National School in Inchicore, the pilot project is being introduced to 36 primary schools nationwide –

2019-08-23 16:46
New free Life Skills programme helps with life’s ups and downs

By Mary Dennehy

AWARE is this September starting two free positive mental health programmes in the Maldron Hotel, Tallaght.

Ireland’s national charity supporting people affected by depression, bipolar disorder and mood-related conditions, Aware, is running a four-week Relative

2019-08-23 16:46
Let’s paint the town blue for All-Ireland

THOMAS Davis has encouraged the community to paint the town ‘blue’ in the run-up to the ladies’ All Ireland semi-final on August 25 and the men’s All Ireland final on September 1.

The Kiltipper Road club has challenged its members and the local community to fully get behind both

2019-08-20 17:22
Nine car-parking spaces is sale agreed for €50,000

By Aideen O'Flaherty

NINE car-parking spaces on the Belgard Road in Tallaght are now sale agreed with an asking price of €50,000.

The car-parking spaces, which are located in the forecourt opposite Sweeney’s Garage and near the junction of the Belgard Road and Mayberry Road

2019-08-20 17:22
Hospice charity match in Jack’s memory by Sacred Heart FC

By Aideen O'Flaherty

A CHARITY match was held by Sacred Heart Football Club on Killinarden Hill on Sunday to raise funds for Our Lady’s Hospice.

The match also commemorated the first anniversary of the passing of John ‘Jack’ Fitzpatrick, who was cared for in Our Lady’s

2019-08-20 17:22
Teenager pleads guilty to repeatedly slamming door into girl's head
18-year-old David Lynch has pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
2019-08-17 03:58
GAA club bar manager Terry looks forward to retired life

By Aideen O'Flaherty

A POPULAR barman, who has been pulling pints behind the bar at Thomas Davis GAA Club in Kiltipper for over 20 years, celebrated his retirement in the clubhouse of the local GAA club last Friday.

Terry Carthy (73), from Aylesbury in Tallaght, has been heavily

2019-08-16 19:55
Pure Project shortlisted for international award

By Mary Dennehy

A PROJECT that works alongside urban and rural communities in South Dublin County in a bid to tackle illegal dumping in the Wicklow/Dublin uplands has been shortlisted in an international awards programme.

The Pure Project has been shortlisted for the

2019-08-16 15:45
Daily News
Inspiring the youth of today

By Mary Dennehy

CITYWISE staged a special celebration to acknowledge the tireless work and positive impact of two staff members who are moving on from their current jobs at the Jobstown-based education centre.

John Keogh, who has been Citywise CEO for the past 20 years, is

2019-08-23 18:52
Still arm-in-arm after 60 blissful years of marriage

By Mary Dennehy

AFTER six decades together, Patrick and Ann Weir once again walked arm-in-arm down the aisle of St Mary’s Church in Saggart – this time to renew their vows and celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary.

Originally from Cavan, Patrick met Saggart girl Ann at a

2019-08-23 18:52
Over €500 raised in match for Cardiac Risk charity

By Aideen O'Flaherty

AN ANNUAL charity football tournament, in honour of a young Kingswood man who died as a result of sudden cardiac death syndrome in February 2010, raised €520 for CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young). 

Two teams competed to win the Ciaran McDonnell Memorial

2019-08-23 17:49
Hot meals project brought to 36 primary schools nationwide

By Mary Dennehy

ST THOMAS’ SNS in Jobstown has been included in a hot school meals pilot project, which starts this September.

After an initial run in Our Lady of Lourdes National School in Inchicore, the pilot project is being introduced to 36 primary schools nationwide –

2019-08-23 16:46
New free Life Skills programme helps with life’s ups and downs

By Mary Dennehy

AWARE is this September starting two free positive mental health programmes in the Maldron Hotel, Tallaght.

Ireland’s national charity supporting people affected by depression, bipolar disorder and mood-related conditions, Aware, is running a four-week Relative

2019-08-23 16:46
Let’s paint the town blue for All-Ireland

THOMAS Davis has encouraged the community to paint the town ‘blue’ in the run-up to the ladies’ All Ireland semi-final on August 25 and the men’s All Ireland final on September 1.

The Kiltipper Road club has challenged its members and the local community to fully get behind both

2019-08-20 17:22
Nine car-parking spaces is sale agreed for €50,000

By Aideen O'Flaherty

NINE car-parking spaces on the Belgard Road in Tallaght are now sale agreed with an asking price of €50,000.

The car-parking spaces, which are located in the forecourt opposite Sweeney’s Garage and near the junction of the Belgard Road and Mayberry Road

2019-08-20 17:22
Hospice charity match in Jack’s memory by Sacred Heart FC

By Aideen O'Flaherty

A CHARITY match was held by Sacred Heart Football Club on Killinarden Hill on Sunday to raise funds for Our Lady’s Hospice.

The match also commemorated the first anniversary of the passing of John ‘Jack’ Fitzpatrick, who was cared for in Our Lady’s

2019-08-20 17:22
Teenager pleads guilty to repeatedly slamming door into girl's head
18-year-old David Lynch has pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
2019-08-17 03:58
GAA club bar manager Terry looks forward to retired life

By Aideen O'Flaherty

A POPULAR barman, who has been pulling pints behind the bar at Thomas Davis GAA Club in Kiltipper for over 20 years, celebrated his retirement in the clubhouse of the local GAA club last Friday.

Terry Carthy (73), from Aylesbury in Tallaght, has been heavily

2019-08-16 19:55
Pure Project shortlisted for international award

By Mary Dennehy

A PROJECT that works alongside urban and rural communities in South Dublin County in a bid to tackle illegal dumping in the Wicklow/Dublin uplands has been shortlisted in an international awards programme.

The Pure Project has been shortlisted for the

2019-08-16 15:45
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