It is little surprise, given that the site neighbours Howth Dart station, that the development will include apartments despite being located in a low-rise area.

A planning application has been submitted by Grant Thornton, as receivers of Ray Grehan’s Glenkerrin Homes, to develop the company’s landmark site (...)

Gertie Shields began campaigning for reform of drink-driving regulations after the death of her daughter in a crash in 1983.

Presenting Gertie Shields, who has died aged 85, with the supreme award at a 2013 ceremony, the then chairman of the Road Safety Authority, Gay Byr(...)

During the week of July 20th to July 26th, there were 1,185 children in 556 families in emergency accommodation in Dublin. Photograph: Getty Images

The number of homeless children in Dublin has doubled in a year, the latest figures show. Data just released by the Dublin Region Homeless Executive (...)

The Portisham at Balbriggan Harbour. Photograph: Geolocation.ws

The Supreme Court has deferred a final decision on an appeal by a man living on a former minesweeper vessel in a Dublin harbour against a ruling it ca(...)

 Swords Enterprise Park:  60 light industrial units for sale at  a net initial yield of 8.25 per cent.

Knight Frank is quoting more than €7 million for a portfolio of 60 light industrial units at Swords Enterprise Park which, if that price is achieved, (...)

Peter Moore (25) of Lynnwood, Ballyboughal, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to criminal damage at Chapel Lane, Swords on January 20th, 2015.

A Dublin man who used a crow bar and angle grinder to destroy a parking meter because he was annoyed about a fine has been remanded in custody pending(...)

A Dublin Fire Brigade spokesman said there were gas cylinders at the site of the warehouse in Farran’s Lane and heavy smoke was visible in the area. Photograph: The Irish Times

Firefighters from Swords, Skerries and Balbriggan have brought a fire at a warehouse under control in Rush, Co Dublin tonight. A Dublin Fire Brigade s(...)

Housing in Dublin. More than €4 million has been allocated to local authorities to provide accommodation for Traveller families, with almost a quarter of the funds to be used to house Travellers in Dublin. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

More than €4 million has been allocated to local authorities to provide accommodation for Traveller families, with almost a quarter of the funds to be(...)

Satellite image of Junction 4 on the M1, where Patrick Hutchinson is believed to have entered the motorway before being fatally struck by a car. A sign indicating cyclists should not enter the motorway may have  been removed during road works at the time, his inquest heard. Photograph: Google Street View

An intoxicated cyclist was fatally injured when he cycled onto a motorway in error and was hit by a car, an inquest has heard. Patrick Hutchinson (50)(...)

Damaged facade of southern range of the stable yard at Abbeville, the former estate of Charles Haughey and family. Photograph: Hughes Planning and Development Consultants

A planning application for the former Dublin residence of late ex-taoiseach Charles Haughey and his family - the Abbeville estate - has revealed the d(...)