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Near FM interviews our Coordinator Tom Brunkard

// Jan 21st, 2020
Near FM interviews our Coordinator Tom Brunkard
Tom Brunkard – Fountain Resource Group, St. Jame’s Parochial Hall joins Austin McCoy and Paul Murray to speak all about their Senior Citizens’ Services and activities   Click the... 
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Culture

The Story of St Valentine’s Day

// Feb 18th, 2020
The Story of St Valentine’s Day
The Story of St Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day is celebrated annually with fervour in memory of martyrdom of Saint Valentine. It is celebrated on 14th of February, every year. Initially... 
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Science & Technology

Black Hole Pictured For The First Time

// Apr 12th, 2019
Black Hole Pictured For The First Time
Black Hole Pictured For The First Time You could be forgiven for thinking that this was an image from the Lord of the Rings, the eye of Sauron casting its gaze over Mordor. But Hobbits need... 
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Useful Info

Weekly Planning List 02/20 (06/01/2020-10/01/2020)

// Jan 21st, 2020
Weekly Planning List 02/20 (06/01/2020-10/01/2020)
Weekly Planning List 02/20 (06/01/2020-10/01/2020)   Area 2 COMMERCIAL Area                                                                     ... 
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Local News

Avalon House Not To Become A Homeless Shelter

// Dec 13th, 2019
Avalon House Not To Become A Homeless Shelter
Avalon House Not To Become A Homeless Shelter Avalon House will not become 150-bed homeless shelter following local objections. The Peter McVerry Trust had planned on opening the homeless hostel... 
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Lifestyle

Do you know your Dublin Dogs?

// Jan 21st, 2020
Do you know your Dublin Dogs?
Do you know your Dublin Dogs? –  Just for fun, our photographer Stephen Davis has taken some images of some iconic Dublin Dogs around the city, can you name the location and statue? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Know... 
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Local History

The Story of Sweny’s Pharmacy

// Feb 19th, 2020
The Story of Sweny’s Pharmacy
James Joyce, Lemon Soap and the Philosopher’s Stone: The Story of Sweny’s Pharmacy – In this article, our new journalist Craig O’ Reilly talks about a little historical gem,... 
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Your Say!

What is Drug Abuse?

// Feb 18th, 2020
What is Drug Abuse?
What is Drug Abuse? Drug Abuse is a psychiatric, psychological and social problem affecting the youth of the all over the world. It ruins the individual and the society in manifold ways-socially,... 
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An Thuras Fada Part VI

An Thuras Fada Part VI

An Thuras Fada Part VI – Chapter VI of Tony Kennedy’s ‘An Thuras Fada’ now online. This insightful piece of Dublin life perfectly illustrates that Ireland has some... 

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An Thuras Fada Part V

An Thuras Fada Part V

An Thuras Fada Part V – Chapter V of Tony Kennedy’s ‘An Thuras Fada’ now online. This insightful piece of Dublin life perfectly illustrates that... 
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