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  • The Cinema Corner - December 9th
    The Cinema Corner – December 9th
    December 9, 2016 by
    The holiday season just isn’t complete without a screening of Frank Capra’s It’s a Wonderful Life. Now rightly considered a classic, it’s hard to believe the movie failed to turn a profit at the box office on its initial 1946 […]...
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  • ‘High School Musical’ comes to Ringsend
    ‘High School Musical’ comes to Ringsend
    The Irishtown Stage School Christmas production, ‘High School Musical’, will be performed at Ringsend College on Thursday, December 15th. Doors open at 7pm. Every year, the Irishtown Stage School present two shows, a full production and a highlights show. They...
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Memory Lane

  • Irishtown’s family of rescue heroes
    Irishtown’s family of rescue heroes
    Legendary local boatman, Christopher Lawless, of Pembroke Street, Irishtown, known locally as ‘The Green Vest’, has finally been tracked down by a man he saved from drowning in the Liffey at North Wall, 55 years ago, but sadly ‘The Vest’...
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  • Stargazing at Martello Tower
    Stargazing at Martello Tower
    There will be stargazing in Sandymount this Friday December 9th as the Dublin Sidewalk Astronomers meet at the Martello Tower Car Park. The gathering will take place at 8pm in the car park, which is located on Strand...
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  • New exhibition at Science Gallery
    New exhibition at Science Gallery
    Science Gallery, the exhibition, theatre and studio space based on the edge of Trinity College campus at Pearse Street, is currently housing an interesting and challenging exhibition entitled ‘Design and Violence: What happens when creativity, art and engineering...
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  • Lydia sprints to victory
    Lydia sprints to victory
    With all the traffic buzzing around Ringsend these days, it’s a brave person who takes to the streets on two wheels. But local athlete Lydia Boylan not only managed to manoeuvre her bike down Thorncastle Street, she kept going all...
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Food & Wine

  • Healthy Recipes
    Healthy Recipes
    Dark Chocolate Almond Bark 1/2 cup nuts or seeds (try walnuts, pumpkin seeds or almonds!) 1 x 100 gram bar of dark chocolate (the higher percentage, the less sugar, I used 85%) Sea salt Melt the chocolate, in the microwave...
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