CONCERN has been expressed over the increase in antisocial behaviour and illegal dumping in the forest grounds and surrounding areas of St Ita's Hospital in Portrane.
A FATHER-of-one who was caught hiding cannabis under the seat of his car after he tried to avoid a garda checkpoint had his case struck out after he made a charitable donation.
A YOUNG man who punched a teenager in the face a number of times and stole his Apple iPod has been placed on a Probation Bond for a further six months.
THE brainiacs of Malahide turned out in force recently to put their quizzing skills to the test in support of the town's pursuit of points in the national Tidy Towns competition.
CHARITIES, sports clubs and schools are among those reaping rewards of building energy upgrades.
THE Fingal Independent is featuring a Get Involved project at Dublin Airport this year that aims to completely transform the lighting system at Pier 1 and save over 600,000kWh in energy.
FINGAL businesses that are exporting, particularly to the UK market, are well placed to benefit from improving trade forecasts for this year and next, according to a local TD.
FINGAL County Council says it is working with two management companies to improve public lighting on the huge Boroimhe estate in Swords.
THE Mayor of Fingal, Councillor Mags Murray, has called on people to 'Bin It Your Way' in a Gum Litter Taskforce (GLT) mid-campaign boost which took place recently.
SIGNS are required at the entrance of a Swords estate in a bid to slow motorists down before there is a major accident.