14 July 2021
When People Who Are Destitute Die, It Can Be Hard for Family to Get Their Remains
In Chapelizod, a Woman Hosts an Art Exhibition in Her House
National Standards and Independent Inspections Needed for All Homeless Hostels, says Report from Oireachtas Committee
A Linguist Wants to Interview Dubliners About Their Accents
On Talbot Street, a Cafe and Bakery Offers Specialties from Georgia
In a City Short of Community Spaces, Where Can Funding be Found for More?
Two Cycling Enthusiasts Hatch a Plan to Convince More Dubliners to Cycle in the Rain
The Man Behind the Music Videos – and More
Council Briefs: Calming Traffic on Belmont Avenue, Reopening the Herzog Park Pitch, and More
7 July 2021
A Genteel Debtors’ Prison, a Barracks, Housing – What Will the Marshalsea Become Next?
Councillors Weigh in on Developer’s Plans for Moore Street Area
There’s Been a Surge in Girls Wanting to Play Sports, but They Don’t Want to Pee in the Bushes
In Ballyfermot, a Woman Takes a Chance on Opening a Cafe
Burnt Out, Community Groups Hope to Be Back in Donore Avenue Youth Centre in Six Months
Should More Dubliners Who Aren’t Irish Citizens Be Allowed to Vote in Dáil Elections?
Everyone Should Have Access to Affordable Public Housing, Council Working Group Proposes
Council Briefs: Listing the Player Wills Factory, Using CCTV to Stop Dumping, and a Property Deal
Poster Boys, Reviewed
30 June 2021
Having to Ask for Permission to Use Lifts at DART Stations Cuts Down on Vandalism – but Presents a New Barrier
Off South Circular Road, a Man Serves His Father’s Tandoori Chicken – Plus Biryanis and More
Should Private Finance Play Any Part in the Roll Out of Cost-Rental Homes in Ireland?
Council Puts Out Call for Working-Class Oral Histories of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown
Stripped of Their Careers by Their Move to Ireland, A Group of Women Seek New Purpose in Art
How Is the Council Planning to Improve Play in the City?
Rents Go Up – But Could They Also Come Down?
23 June 2021
A Plan to Bring Back Dublin’s Once-Plentiful Oyster Beds
Councillors and Residents Worry that Development of Lands in Finglas Could Be Chaotic Rather than Coordinated
Is Any Country Really Safe for All Its Citizens?
Major Revamp of Ballymun’s Main Plaza Could Start Next Year
On the North Side, the Council Plans to Improve Cycle Route Between Finglas and Killester
With New Programme, Dublin Fringe Festival Seeks to Bring in More Diverse Artists and Audiences
A Proposed Visitor Centre and Car Park Won’t Help Preserve Bull Island, Local Conservationists Say
Dean: Alicia Raye Has Risen
16 June 2021
Hundreds of Proposed Homes at O’Devaney Gardens Wouldn’t Meet Standards for Daylight
At Dusk in Grangegorman, A Group Searches for Swifts
If Council Finally Brings a Derelict Strip in Dolphin’s Barn to Life, What Should Go There?
For Homeless Children Staying with Their Families in "Hubs", There's a Lack of Places to Play
Some Citizenship Applicants Say the Rules Around Travel and Residency are Still Unclear
Why Isn’t Irish Rail Planning More Stations Along the DART+ South West Line?
Council Briefs: On Removing Mayoral Patronage from the Artane Band, and More
9 June 2021
Landlords Adding Extra Charges On Top of Rents, Avoiding Laws That Restrict Rent Increases
A Bakery on Eden Quay Serves Hong Kong Egg Tarts, and More
Planned Nursing Home Would Include Co-Living for Staff
Would More One-Way Streets Help with Dublin’s Parking Problems?
Plans for a Full-Sized Sports Pitch in the Liberties Delayed, Yet Again
A Wildlife Photographer Stalks His Prey on Dublin’s Rooftops and Riverbanks
In Inchicore, a New Garden for the Community
2 June 2021
The Council Is Looking into Bringing in a Shared E-Scooter Scheme for the City
As Buildings Grow Taller, Some Residents Say Their Right to Light Is Being Overlooked
Council Committee Decides to Continue to Allow Some Parking on Footpaths
An Ecologist Wants Help Preserving Biodiversity in Rathmines
An Architect Reimagines a University Campus, Making It Autism Friendly
Council Plans to Clean Up Vast Illegal Dump in North Dublin, and Replace It with Housing
New York Our Time, Reviewed
26 May 2021
Should Tenants Get First Dibs on Buying Their Apartments When They’re Put on Sale?
In Tallaght, a Food Truck Serves a Palestinian Dessert
Visitors Turned Away at Dublin Airport Find No Simple Route for Appeal
Putting a 30km/h Speed Limit on More Roads Is One Thing, But What Makes Drivers Follow It?
Despite Policies, Many City Apartment Complexes Don’t Have Good Places for Children to Play
Who Should Be Monitoring the Rise of “Landlord Tech”?
Ballyfermot Is Promised a Dedicated Domestic Violence Worker At Last
Council Briefs: A New Heritage Plan, Building Community Wealth, and Compensating for Bank Closures
Dean: The Cult of Stano
19 May 2021
In the Inner-City, Young Men Have Kept Busy Making Films During the Pandemic
Help Us Report: A Quick Survey for Dublin Renters
Businesses Are (Still) Booking Up and Selling Appointments at the Burgh Quay Immigration Office
Will Building a More Environmentally Friendly Heating System for the City Lead to Less Recycling?
Council Updates: Debating the Delivery of Social Homes, a Park Cafe, and More
The Pulse of Moore Street, In Photos
An Art Exhibition Highlights the Privileges Many Enjoy Even Under Lockdown
12 May 2021
Homeless People from Outside Dublin Were Just Ghosts to the Council’s System
Unable to Roll-Out and Run a Network of Electric Charging Points, Council Seeks Help
Neighbourhood Gets Fence and Wasteland Rather than Trees and Park – for Now, at Least
Forced to Move from Their “Home” Direct Provision Centre to Another, Some Say They Aren’t Listened To
The Spirit of the River: A Quest for the Kingfisher, Reviewed
Council Briefs: Selling Council Property at Gulistan Terrace and Abbey St, and Saying No to “Vulture Funds”
5 May 2021
For Young People, It’s Even Harder to Escape Homelessness
With Burgh Quay Office Still Closed, Many Immigrants in Dublin Remain in Limbo
In Raheny, Volunteers Keep the Traditions of a Community Newspaper Alive
Here Are the Transport Changes People Asked for to Make the City Better for Covid Travel
The Council Takes Another Step in Trying to Complete Clongriffin
Should New Seating Installed for This Covid Summer Belong to Cafes or Councils?
From Parklets to Pizza-Box Bins, Council Wants Small Ideas to Improve Life in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown
28 April 2021
Mapping Dublin’s Growing Constellation of Company Landlords
Is Build-to-Rent Crowding Out Other Kinds of Homes in Dublin?
Company Landlords are Promoted as More “Professional” – but What Are Tenants Finding?
Student Housing, Sitting Empty, Converts to Short-Term Lets. But for How Long?
A Push for More Public Access to Rathmines Green Spaces
With More Gardaí on Streets, Minority Dubliners Worry about Uptick in Stop-and-Searches
Homeless People in Dublin to Get Booklet Setting Out, Clearly, Their Rights
Wild Mountain Thyme, Reviewed
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