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Murder charge; man to face court

By 1 March 2015

ACT Policing has charged a 40-year-old man with murder following an incident in Calwell yesterday afternoon (Saturday, February 28) in which a 28-year-old woman was killed. ...

Weekend Cafe Hot Spot: The Juggernaut, Braddon

By 28 February 2015

Have you been looking for the Juggernaut? If you were wondering where this coffee trailer has been, well it’s been everywhere! After opening on West Row in the city last year...

Canberra’s Chloe Granger off to Miss Teen Galaxy national finals

By 27 February 2015
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Aspiring Canberra model Chloe Granger will travel to the Gold Coast at the end of next month to represent New South Wales at the national Miss Teen Galaxy Australia finals. The...

Weekend garage sale guide (28th Feb & 1st March)

By 27 February 2015

To include your listing in an upcoming allclassifieds Canberra weekend garage sale guide, upload your listing for free to Saturday 28 February 13 E...

Whats on this weekend? 28th Feb and 1st March

By 27 February 2015

Canberrans really are spoiled for choice this weekend, with The Canberra Show, Enlighten and the Night Noodle Markets all opening today. Enlighten / Night Noodle Markets ...

Possum beater on video not convicted

By 26 February 2015 43
Baby possum cared for by RSPCA ACT

I am outraged by the results of one of our most recent animal cruelty cases. As published in The Canberra Times today, Lyons resident Domaneco Zizi escaped conviction after at...

Light rail and intersections?

By 1 March 2015 2

According to Capital Metro: Who will have priority at traffic lights? A level of priority is typically provided for light rail to help the service run efficiently. This occ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 screen repairer?

By 28 February 2015

I recently cracked the screen on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Trying to find the best place to get it repaired because I've experienced a lot of dodgy people... Hope you can...

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By 3 July 2010 37

[First filed: Jul 1, 2010 @ 14:39] Word in The Age is that the Greater Western Sydney (GWS) Aussie Rules team wants to play 20 games over 5 years in Canberra at Manuka. They also want to establish ties with a local team in the ACTAFL and setup a training base here. All of this doesn't c...

How To Spell D-I-S-A-S-T-E-R - Save Collector Creek YouTube protest video

By 3 July 2010 13

If you care about the local environment, please watch the "Save Collector Creek" How To Spell D-I-S-A-S-T-E-R  YouTube video here: Thank you!

Half a George Smith better than the rest of the team

By 3 July 2010

The Brumbies have the humiliating news that George Smith has won his ninth Brett Robinson Players Player Award. The problem is that George Smith only played half the season due to injury. The achievement of receiving his eighth consecutive Players Player gong was made all the more remarkable ...

Tuggeranong Arts Centre Comedy Club - July 6

By 3 July 2010

Tuggeranong Arts Centre Comedy Club – July 6 Top quality comedy returns to the Tuggeranong Arts Centre on Tuesday, July 6  After a fantastic night in June featuring Melbournians Luke McGregor (Raw Comedy national finalist 2008) and John 'Cambo' Campbell (Lallapalooza winner 2009) we’re all ...

Paying off traffic fines?

By 3 July 2010 68

Why is it that every state in Australia has the same rule that if you have lost your license due to traffic fine defaults you can apply to make regular payments and you can have it back. NSW for eg, if you have say $2000 owing in fines and you had lost your licence due to not having the money to ...

Police Wrap - 2 July 2010

By 2 July 2010 5

1. Fresh meat on the beat: Twenty-one new ACT Policing officers were officially sworn in as Constables of Police at the Australian Federal Police (AFP) College in Barton today. Chief Police Officer for ACT Roman Quaedvlieg joined AFP Commissioner Tony Negus in welcoming the new officers into ...

Gas Leak in Phillip

By 2 July 2010 1

The following in from the ESA: 1:50pm Friday 2 July 2010 - Gas leak leads to evacuations in Phillip The ACT Fire Brigade have blocked off parts of Phillip this afternoon following a gas leak on Townsend Street near Grenville Court. Firefighters from the nearby Phillip Fire Station are on scen...

Hackett whingers told to put a sock in it.

By 2 July 2010 45

Chief MInister Stanhope has announced the findings of the independent investigation into aircraft noise in Hackett. The report found that aircraft noise over Hackett was below the guidance on night time noise levels provided by the Australian Standard 2021 and the World Health Organisation ‘Ni...

Roo devoid nature reserves to re-open

By 2 July 2010 16

The Department of Territory and Municipal Services (TAMS) have announced that the kangaroo cull is now complete in the following park areas: -- Callum Brae Nature Reserve, -- Crace Nature Reserve, -- Goorooyarroo Nature Reserve, -- Jerrabomberra West Nature Reserve, -- Kama Nature Reserve...

1300 words on the ABC about Lin Hatfield Dodds?

By 2 July 2010 13

In recent times the ABC news website has been moving towards longer form reporting. Even so, the best part of 1300 words dedicated to the Greens Senate Candidate Lin Hatfield Dodds is eyebrow raising. Lin is talking big about how she's playing to win in the upcoming Senate election for the ACT...

National Museum spoils Victoria's Phar Lap party

By 2 July 2010 11 is down in the weeds of Canberra's National Museum playing party pooper to efforts in Victoria to unite the relics of Phar Lap. The poor horse should have been buried at the post at Flemington. Instead New Zealand's Te Papa Tongarewa has the skeleton, the Melbourne Museum has t...

Nominations for ACT Australian of the Year 2011

By 2 July 2010 6

The Chiefly Stanhope is off to expo in China. But prior to departure he's calling for nominations for the 2011 ACT Australian of the Year. "The awards are a testament to the leadership qualities and achievements of individuals who live locally but whose actions have influenced the wider communit...

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