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Gardaí in Co. Dublin were alerted to an incident last night of a car driving dangerously in Lusk.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2019
McGarrell Reilly has launched plans for the new €75m Lusk Village Quarter in Lusk in Co Dublin, unveiling details for the delivery of exciting new amenities for the local community.
Fri, 04 Oct, 2019
A helmet "can very definitely be the difference between life and death for a cyclist."
Thu, 26 Sep, 2019
Dublin’s double goal-scoring hero in the 2018 TG4 All-Ireland senior final, Carla Rowe, is hoping to repeat her ‘dream come true’ performance when the champions face Cork in Croke Park on Sunday.
Tue, 20 Aug, 2019
The fire also spread to the straw in the field near Lusk in the north of the county.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2019
A Polish national who sold two stolen cars on DoneDeal for around €6,000 each has received a suspended three-year jail term.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
The father of a wheelchair user has organised a protest at Clontarf Dart Station in Dublin, calling for accessible train platforms.
Thu, 25 Jul, 2019
A young man who was allegedly involved in rooftop protest at a youth detention centre - when a fire was started which caused significant damage - has lost a High Court challenge to a delay in prosecuting him.
Mon, 13 May, 2019
A maintenance engineer who claimed he suffered a serious lung injury after inhaling chemicals during the course of his work has settled his High Court damages action.
Thu, 28 Mar, 2019
Detainee caused €17k damage, hit director in head with metal bar
Sat, 23 Mar, 2019
A teenager who hit the director of a children's detention centre on the head with a metal bar and smashed up the centre has been jailed for four years.
Fri, 22 Mar, 2019
A design retrospective informed by transatlantic journeys, serendipitous meetings, recession, and a whole host of plot twists launches next week at the National Museum of Ireland, writes
Sat, 24 Nov, 2018
There was an Irish winner of tonight's EuroMillions jackpot, worth €17m.
Tue, 05 Jun, 2018
Passengers tackled a graffiti gang of balaclava-clad youths — armed with knives and wooden planks — who forced a train to stop at a station during 20 minutes of “terror”.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
A man who terrorised a family in a “drunken rampage” during which he assaulted two children, smashed windows and made threats to kill has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
Track improvement works taking place in Dublin are set to cause disruption to services over the Easter bank holiday weekend.
Sat, 31 Mar, 2018
Serial sex offenders will receive longer jail terms under a new law being put forward by Government.
Wed, 07 Mar, 2018
A worker at Oberstown Children Detention Campus for young offenders has been sacked after an incident in which a teenage detainee suffered injuries to his head and right ear.
Fri, 02 Feb, 2018
After suffering three days of ‘inhuman, dangerous and barbaric’ treatment, Easter Rising hero Thomas Ashe died in hospital, 100 years ago today, says
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017
Easter Rising leader Thomas Ashe was described yesterday as “a man ahead of his time” by two young pupils from the school where he once taught.
Sat, 23 Sep, 2017
WE’RE told the future of the planet depends on food production being in harmony with nature and the environment as well as on new ways of generating energy and reducing waste, writes
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017
Many Cork and Irish lives were lost in the Battle of France, writes
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
A Dublin man will bring an appeal against the severity of his seven-year sentence for killing his partner's son in October.
Mon, 22 May, 2017
An investigation is underway into a fatal house fire in North County Dublin which claimed the life of a pensioner.
Fri, 28 Apr, 2017
More than €40.5m has been paid by the State over the past seven years to the operators of two toll roads due to lower-than-expected traffic volumes.
Tue, 11 Apr, 2017
From today young offenders in Ireland will no longer be sent to adult prisons.
Fri, 31 Mar, 2017
The lack of a children’s detention centre outside of Dublin is to be raised in the European Court of Human Rights by Cork County Council.
Fri, 17 Feb, 2017
The country’s main youth detention centre is down seven staff on any given week due to absenteeism, with new figures showing 1,668 rostered days — roughly seven staff a week —lost there last year.
Thu, 16 Feb, 2017
When it comes to Euromillions, it seems everyone’s a winner.
Sat, 28 Jan, 2017
Here's your lunchtime bulletin.
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017
An incident at Oberstown children’s detention centre last August, in which a number of young people got on to the roof, involved “significant” damage to a building and was the “most serious” at the unit in Lusk for some 20 years, the High Court has heard.
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017
Fine Gael deputy leader James Reilly has spoken on the Sean O’Rourke show on RTE radio one about the donation fiasco.
Fri, 13 Jan, 2017
Tue, 22 Nov, 2016
A new bail scheme for juveniles charged with a criminal offence is trying to keep “as many young people out of the custodial system” as possible, the head of the Probation Service has said.
Tue, 20 Sep, 2016
Two people arrested in connection with the seizure of a firearm in north Co Dublin have released without charge.
Sat, 10 Sep, 2016
Gardaí have arrested two people and seized a firearm following the search of a vehicle on the M1 at Lusk, Co Dublin.
Fri, 09 Sep, 2016
A Dublin property development firm is to contribute €1m to the Pyrite Resolution Board to assist with the cost of carrying out work on homes affected by sub-standing construction material.
Wed, 07 Sep, 2016
A teenage boy, who was banned from his home following a domestic incident, avoided being sent to the Oberstown youth detention facility yesterday because it was full.
Wed, 31 Aug, 2016
A teenage boy, who was banned from his home following a domestic incident, avoided being sent to the Oberstown youth detention facility today because it was full.
Tue, 30 Aug, 2016
Fri, 26 Aug, 2016
Wed, 03 Aug, 2016
Gardaí are re-appealing for information after a shooting in Dublin on Tuesday.
Fri, 08 Jul, 2016
An internal INLA dispute and the Kinahan-Hutch feud are being examined as motives for the latest gun attack in Dublin.
Wed, 06 Jul, 2016