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Editor’s Corner

With a by-election coming up in the Dublin Bay South constituency shortly (see our coverage on Pgs. 12-14) this is the perfect opportunity to demand that the housing crisis, a festering sore in the country for too long, is finally […]

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Music to our ears: Calling all local performers!

Music to our ears: Calling all local performers!

Calling all people of the Arts!
Apply for funding with the DCC.

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DUBLIN SAMARITANS: PANDEMIC PUTS PRESSURE ON VOLUNTEERS

Dublin Samaritans’ Volunteers double their hours to cope with pandemic pressure EVERY six minutes someone in distress phones Dublin Samaritans*. The ‘listening’ service provides a lifeline to thousands of people in Ireland each year who are troubled, in distress, struggling to cope, […]

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April May edition available online now

April May edition available online now

Apr-May 2021 Press Copy by dara o riordain

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Mary Lavin: First female Irish writer to have a public area named after her

Mary Lavin: First female Irish writer to have a public area named after her

Geneva Pattison For the first time in Irish history, a public area will be named after a female Irish writer. The writer in question is the pioneer of women’s writing, Mary Lavin. The new Mary Lavin Place will consist of […]

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George’s Dock white water rafting plan challenged by public petition.

George's Dock white water rafting plan challenged by public petition.

Geneva Pattison In early 2019, Dublin City Council put forward plans to develop a white water rafting facility in George’s Dock. The development plan was passed in December 2019, despite the estimated costs of the build starting at 12 million […]

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RTE investigation exposes harsh realities of homelessness.

Geneva Pattison. On Monday the 18th of January, RTE aired an RTE Investigates documentary highlighting the in depth struggles of individual homeless people during the year of 2020. The troubling new documentary follows the lives of 20 year old Dan […]

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Garda Youth Awards 2021: Get Nominating for D4.

Garda Youth Awards 2021: Get Nominating for D4.

Geneva Pattison Nominations for the 2021 Garda Youth Awards will close on January 29th. Now is the time to nominate young people in the locality who have demonstrated any outstanding acts of bravery, service or ingenuity from within the sphere […]

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December 2020/ January 2021 Issue Out Now

December 2020/ January 2021 Issue Out Now

Dec Jan Press Redone by dara o riordain

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Santa to the rescue with the NCBI

Geneva Pattison This year has been especially hard for visually impaired children in terms of accessing all necessary amenities for school, hobbies and the basics just to have fun. Good news has come from the NCBI in the form of […]

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