Tag: Jobstown

Volunteer of the week: Áine Lebioda

Volunteer of the week: Áine Lebioda

Arts & Culture

Áine Lebioda is a full-time volunteer at New Hope Residential Centre, a Christian-based rehabilitation centre in Jobstown that gives men struggling with ...

Teen makes headlines once again for perfect school attendance

Teen makes headlines once again for perfect school attendance

Tallaght

By Mary Dennehy A TALLAGHT teen who featured in The Echo five years ago for not missing one day of primary school ...

Over 60 community champions applauded at Citywise Education Centre

Over 60 community champions applauded at Citywise Education Centre

Tallaght

By Mary Dennehy   MORE than 60 community champions were applauded at a recent awards night in the Citywise education centre in ...

Community Games athletics is revived in Jobstown area

Community Games athletics is revived in Jobstown area

Sport

By Stephen LeonardJOBSTOWN Community Games, last week, officially held its first athletics event in almost 30 years. Organised as part of a ...

Families go hungry while landlords raise the rents

Families go hungry while landlords raise the rents

News

By Mary DennehyINCREASING rents are taking food off tables in Tallaght, with hungry families turning to a Jobstown-based food bank which has ...

Centra and energy authorities give  An Cosán €30,000

Centra and energy authorities give An Cosán €30,000

News

Echo ReporterLIFE is a little bit brighter at An Cosán, Tallaght as their premises, which provides community education and counselling services, has ...

Man to appear in court after massive drugs find in Tallaght

Man to appear in court after massive drugs find in Tallaght

News

By Echo ReporterGardaí have charged a man in connection with a seizure of cannabis herb. He is due to appear before Dublin ...

Three-year wait for 30-minute op leaves mother totally ‘stressed out’

Three-year wait for 30-minute op leaves mother totally ‘stressed out’

News

By Laura LyneA MOTHER of three who has been waiting almost three years for a 30-minute operation has been left frustrated and ...

Concern about children in ‘mould-ridden’ house

Concern about children in ‘mould-ridden’ house

News

By Mary DennehyTHE issue of damp in council homes is back on the agenda this week, after a Tallaght mother raised concerns ...

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man stabbed in Tallaght

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man stabbed in Tallaght

News

By Mary DennehyGARDAÍ are seeking the public’s assistance in their investigation into the early morning stabbing of a 25-year-old man in Tallaght ...