Sunday, December 15, 2019

Exhausted mum rallying others to fight for help for their children

A mum-of-five who lives in An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s constituency has pleaded with him to help her son who has Cerebral Palsy. Lesley Anne O’Brien...

Anger as public left out of focus on consultation of 1,200 homes

Donabate residents are calling for proper public consultation on plans to build up to 1,200 new homes on a council-owned landbank at Ballymastone next...

Coco does his best for Dublin but just loses out at the Nose of...

Meet the Malahide pooch chosen to represent Dublin in the canine version of the Rose of Tralee. Two-year-old Cavachon, Coco, beat more than 1,000 four-pawed...

Balbriggan Beauty expert bags a €100,000 prize at The Pitch

Balbriggan beauty expert Jennifer Rock is celebrating after taking home a €100,000 prize from a competition for female entrepreneurs. The founder of Dublin online skincare...

Call for oral hearing on giant sewerage plant in Clonshaugh

A North Dublin TD has called for an oral hearing to deal with residents’ concerns over a planned giant sewerage plant in Clonshaugh. Sean Haughey...
Kevin Sharkey

Kevin Sharkey ‘disappointed’ at council snub

Presidency hopeful Kevin Sharkey says he’s “disappointed” at what he describes as an apparent snub by Waterford City and County Council. The local authority held...

Fears 600 homes could go straight to landlord group

Concerns have been raised that a development of more than 600 units in west Dublin could be sold on for private rental – making...
Big-hearted John Ewen, whose late daughter, Barbie, also had MSD, is walking the country to help Dylan

American man hiking the country to help little Dylan

An American man is hiking his way around Ireland to raise funds for a five-year-old Tyrrelstown boy who has a rare and fatal genetic...
There have been calls for more Gardai in Dublin 15 following a spate of sexual assaults in the area

Calls for more gardai following spate of D15 sex attacks

There are calls for more Gardai on the beat in Dublin 15 after a spate of sexual assaults in a matter of weeks. Investigating officers...

Mum turns nightmare into hope for parents of sick babies in hospital

A Dublin woman, whose son underwent life-saving surgery at six days old, has put together support kits for other mums caring for their sick...