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MOVIE: Adam Driver steers two movies to success

YOU may not know his name, but you will probably recognise his face. Star of ‘BlacKkKlansman’ and various ‘Star Wars’ films, Adam Driver, is hot property nowadays.

This week he opens two movies, and in both, Driver struggles to hold things together. Firstly a ...

yesterday 19:55 open_in_new
Dalkey kids launch cuts campaign

Lola Toner and her 5th class school mates are pictured with Miriam Hurley, Principal, Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett, Cllr Ossian Smyth and Rachael Prendergast. Spollen are pictured as Dalkey School Project marked over 40 years of inclusive education.

Lola Toner and her 5th class school mates ...

yesterday 13:37 open_in_new
Jobs boost for Loughshinny

A total of 130 jobs are to be created at the newly-opened Loughshinny Residential Home.

A total of 130 jobs are to be created at the newly-opened Loughshinny Residential Home.

OVER 130 new jobs will be created in North Dublin following the recent opening of Loughshinny Residential ...

yesterday 08:22 open_in_new
Big budget blues follow council vote

AN INCREASE in commercial rates and car parking charges in Dún Laoghaire has been described as another nail in the coffin for the town.

Speaking after last week’s vote to adopt Budget 2020, Fine Gael Group Leader, Cllr Barry Saul, said the 3.5 per cent increase in ...

yesterday 08:22 open_in_new
HAPPENINGS:

Bomb Hugger by Banksy (€14.850) which will on be on display at the Gormleys Art Fair stand at Art Source, Ireland’s largest art fair, which takes place at the RDS from Friday November 15 to Sunday November 17. See artsource.ie

Bomb Hugger by Banksy (€14.850) which will on be on ...

2019-11-12 20:43 open_in_new
Former RAF officer goes back to the source for RDS art event

Steve Bradbury will feature at Art Source, Ireland’s largest art fair.

Steve Bradbury will feature at Art Source, Ireland’s largest art fair.

A FORMER RAF officer and peace negotiator who returned to painting after a career in corporate restructuring will showcase his work at Art ...

2019-11-12 15:28 open_in_new
Blanchardstown students enjoy exchange trip

Six countries took part in the exchange in Spain, including an Irish delegation from Blanchardstown.

Six countries took part in the exchange in Spain, including an Irish delegation from Blanchardstown.

STUDENTS from Blanchardstown Community Training Centre have just returned from ...

2019-11-12 10:13 open_in_new
O’Devaney deal gets a mixed reaction

Ministers Eoghan Murphy and Paschal Donohoe turned the first sod on the O’Devaney Gardens redevelopment in 2018 after a 10 year delay. FILE PHOTO/Iain White/Fennells

Ministers Eoghan Murphy and Paschal Donohoe turned the first sod on the O’Devaney Gardens redevelopment in 2018 after a ...

2019-11-12 10:13 open_in_new
Another busy Halloween on the Northside

Dublin City Council had asked the public to report any stockpiling of bonfire materials. FILE PHOTO

Dublin City Council had asked the public to report any stockpiling of bonfire materials. FILE PHOTO

Béibhinn Thorsch

Dublin Fire Brigade recorded its busiest night this ...

2019-11-11 20:34 open_in_new
 Northside artist is 'Brexhausted'

Frank O’Dea’s work will feature at Art Source this weekend.

Frank O’Dea’s work will feature at Art Source this weekend.

AN acclaimed Clontarf artist and musician will be in the national spotlight with his observation on Brexit at Art Source, Ireland’s largest art ...

2019-11-11 15:19 open_in_new
Man (50) missing since last Thursday

Mark George

Gardaí are seeking the public's help in tracing Mark George (50), who was reported missing from Lesson Street Upper, Dublin 4, on Thursday, November 7.

Mark who was last seen that day, is described as being approximately 6'3'' in height, of broad ...

2019-11-11 15:19 open_in_new
COMMENT: RTÉ did Gaybo proud last week

Gay Byrne pictured with Sinéad O’Connor at the 50th anniversary of ‘The Late Late Show’ in 2012. PHOTO: DARREN KINSELLA

Gay Byrne pictured with Sinéad O’Connor at the 50th anniversary of ‘The Late Late Show’ in 2012. PHOTO: DARREN KINSELLA

IT’S difficult to add ...

2019-11-11 10:04 open_in_new
Water crisis is reaching boiling point

The second boil water notice has infuriated householders. PHOTO: BIGSTOCK

The second boil water notice has infuriated householders. PHOTO: BIGSTOCK

AS the fallout continues from the latest water crisis, the Department of Housing insists that a €6.1 billion investment in ...

2019-11-11 10:04 open_in_new
A fundraising success

Pictured at the launch of the 2019 HB Fundays campaign in aid of Down Syndrome Ireland was HB Fundays 2019 ambassador Rachel Allen with Siún Lundberg (5), from Donabate. FILE PHOTO: SASKO LAZAROV/PHOTOCALL IRELAND

Pictured at the launch of the 2019 HB Fundays campaign in aid of Down ...

2019-11-10 20:25 open_in_new
Towering performance at Swords Castle is recognised

Repair work is part of a wider project.

Repair work is part of a wider project.

THE Swords Castle East Tower Consolidation project has been nominated in this year’s Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards.

Fingal County Council’s Architects department worked alongside ...

2019-11-10 16:13 open_in_new
Local authorities sign up to Climate Action Plan charter

Handwriting text writing Climate Change. Concept meaning difference in global or regional climate very quickly Clipart of Hand Holding Up Blank Sheet of White Paper on Pastel Backdrop.

Handwriting text writing Climate Change. Concept meaning difference in global or regional climate very ...

2019-11-10 10:58 open_in_new
Greenhills school celebrates work of wonderful teachers

*** NO REPRODUCTION FEE *** GALWAY : 29/9/2019 : The 8th annual FÉILTE event took place at NUI Galway on Friday 27th and Saturday 28th September. Organised by The Teaching Council, FÉILTE is the largest annual educational event in Ireland. The unique gathering celebrates the wonderful work ...

2019-11-09 21:19 open_in_new
Walkinstown Social Enterprise Project receives cash grant

Conn Cleary of IPB Insurance, with Mary McSweeney of Dublin City Council, Austin O’Sullivan of Walkinstown Green Social Enterprises Limited and Deirdre Mortell. CEO, Social Innovation Fund Ireland.

Conn Cleary of IPB Insurance, with Mary McSweeney of Dublin City Council, Austin ...

2019-11-09 17:07 open_in_new
Gum litter campaign underway

The 13th annual nationwide Bin It! Education Campaign kicked off with visits to schools in Dublin, including Blakestown Community School.

The 13th annual nationwide Bin It! Education Campaign kicked off with visits to schools in Dublin, including Blakestown Community School.

THE ...

2019-11-09 13:58 open_in_new
Cabra pupils are EU Blue Stars

The pupils from St Catherine’s in Cabra were the Blue Stars of the launch.

The pupils from St Catherine’s in Cabra were the Blue Stars of the launch.

YOUNG pupils from St Catherine’s in Cabra paid a visit to Government Buildings recently for the national launch of the ...

2019-11-09 10:49 open_in_new
Work begins on Skerries water project

Work is getting underway to safeguard the water supply in Skerries. FILE PHOTO

Work is getting underway to safeguard the water supply in Skerries. FILE PHOTO

IRISH Water has started work  in Skerries to safeguard the water supply for the local ...

2019-11-08 20:07 open_in_new