Dún Laoghaire: The contrast with the waterfront, transformed in the past few years, is stark, leading to the town being dubbed: Monaco at the front, Beirut at the back. Photograph: Eric Luke

Attempts to revive the declining fortunes of Dún Laoghaire’s town centre proposed by the Dún Laoghaire BID (Business Improvement District) company are(...)

Mary Paula Walsh, at home in Templeogue, Dublin: ‘My loss of independence was thrust upon me quite suddenly and unexpectedly.’ Photograph: Eric Luke

It all started before Christmas, 2012 with a virus that I couldn’t shake off. I felt very, very tired and then I began to get a pain in my bac(...)

The number of Dáil seats has been cut from 166 to 158 and the number of constituencies from 43 to 40. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Big changes in the shape and size of many Dáil constituencies have changed the electoral map of Ireland since the last general election. T(...)

57 The Gallan, Granitefield, Rochestown Avenue, Dún Laoghaire

Address: 57 The Gallan, Granitefield, Rochestown Avenue, Dún Laoghaire Agent: Sherry FitzGerald On the third floor, with a balcony, this (...)

Two men, who took turns to beat a father of four with a crowbar so badly that he thought he was going to die, have been jailed for five and six years (...)

Boats depart Wicklow at the start of the 2014 Round Ireland race. The 2016 race will set sail on June 18th next year. Photograph: David O’Brien.

Dún Laoghaire’s Andrea Brewster and Saskia Tidey’s made the gold fleet cut at the 49erfx World Championships in Argentina on Wednesday, heightening e(...)

There are delays of up to 30 minutes on DART services this morning after a truck hit a bridge at Clontarf.

A young woman who broke a woman’s eye socket on the Dart has avoided a custodial sentence after the victim wrote to the judge asking not to send her t(...)

Christopher (28), a banker with Santander and Kathryn (29), a researcher and lecturer in politics at the University of Manchester, met in 2005 at a(...)

Ebenezer in waiting at the Lambert Puppet Theatre workshop where the production of ‘Aladdin’ starts on Saturday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A troupe of shiny new puppets awaited their stage debut this week as staff at the Lambert Puppet Theatre in south Dublin put the final touches to the (...)

99 Rockford Park, Deansgrange, Co Dublin

Address: 99 Rockford Park, Deansgrange, Co Dublin Agent: Quillsen (Dún Laoghaire) This four-bedroom, 117sq m (1,259sq ft) end-of-terrace h(...)