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At Home with Sophia: the perfect pulled pork sandwich

By 13 February 2016
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Sandwiches are one of my all time favourite foods, and having recently opened an espresso bar that sells gourmet sandwiches, I am constantly on the hunt for new sandwich ideas. Whe...

Pick of the Markets: Julies Juice Bar

By 13 February 2016
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In true Canberran style, I very rarely go northside if I don’t have to. As a southsider, it bothers me that even my place of work is on the northside of the lake (especially when...

Nine essential Multicultural Festival tips

By 12 February 2016
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As I write, the first of the estimated 260,000 or so people who will head to Canberra’s biggest public event this weekend are about to purchase their first world food snacks ...

A Look around Canberra: Gungahlin

By 12 February 2016 4
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This week I'm heading back up the GDE (or via Northbourne and Flemington Road, depending on which you prefer) to my first hometown in Canberra: Gungahlin. The suburb of Gungah...

Ask RiotACT: Florist for Valentine’s Day?

By 12 February 2016 3
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With Valentines Day fast approaching, florists have begun to massively inflate the prices of their products, anticipating the surge in demand on the 12th, 13th and 14th of Febr...

Garage Sales on this weekend (11-12 February 2016)

By 12 February 2016
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Today, we present to you a selection of the garage sales on around the capital on this weekend. For the full list, with over 15 advertisements, head to the allclassifieds webs...

ANU part of gravity wave breakthrough predicted by Einstein

By 12 February 2016
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An ANU scientist has led the Australian team within a global scientific collaboration that has proven the existence of gravitational waves, 100 years after their existence was ...

Senior ASIC executive charged with historic child sex abuse

By 11 February 2016 1
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Former ACT schoolteacher and ASIC regional commissioner for the ACT Peter Cuzner, of Kaleen, pleaded not guilty in court today to charges relating to the alleged abuse of a tee...

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Reports from the Liberal AGM?

By 16 November 2010 19

We hear the Canberra Liberals held their AGM last night. Any of you lot got anything to report? (You know you want to)...

Flemington Road Bus Lane opened

By 16 November 2010 23

Chief Minister Stanhope is celebrating the completion of the $1.8 million Flemington Road bus lane: Work has been completed on the $1.8 million Flemington Road bus lane that will reduce travel times for bus patrons travelling from Gungahlin to the City by up to 10 minutes, Chief Minister and Min...

Canberra deserves an A-League team?

By 16 November 2010 5

The Roar is carrying a heartfelt plea for an A-League team in Canberra. Interestingly it seeks to rebut the notion that the GWS AFL tie in has nailed shut the coffin of the A-League bid....

Drivers Beware - YELLOW LANCER

By 16 November 2010 217

Frighteningly my wife and young family were appproached by a young man wielding a hammer on Yamba drive this morning in peak hour traffic in a road rage incident. He was driving a yellow mitsubishi lancer bearing a distintive "So Seductive Car Detailing" sticker followed by a telephone number.  ...

Read this and avoid the climb over broken glass

By 16 November 2010 9

[First filed: Nov 10, 2010 @ 9:08] For most ladies (and a lot of men), a relationship with a hairdresser that understands exactly what you want for your hair is worth climbing over broken glass for. Peta and the team at Gold Creek Hair have run their salon on that philosophy for the last 10 y...

The Gestapo get heavy even before their fortress is complete

By 16 November 2010 38

The Sydney Morning Herald has a worrying story on illegal over-reach by the security surrounding the new ASIO building in Campbell. STUDENTS filming near the controversial new headquarters of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation prompted a late-night police check. Three media stud...

Kazza the Blank One's Belconnen photo essay

By 16 November 2010 9

Kazza the Blank One has been busy snapping in the new improved Belconnen Bus interchange. If you haven't checked it out then enjoy the slideshow below! ...

TV antenna repair

By 16 November 2010 10

Hi all, Our TV antenna was knocked off our roof during one of the recent storms. Having never had any dealings with TV antenna guys before I'm looking for advice on: 1. How much - ball park figure - will a replacement antenna cost, including labour? 2. Does anyone have any recommend...

Do you want your local pub/club to close at 12?

By 16 November 2010 6

The ACT Government is introducing new liquor license fees to pubs and clubs in Canberra. This may not seem like a big issue, but it will ultimately affect people in this city - small business owners and punters alike. I know previously PM and others have posted on this previously and about the decl...

Has anyone seen Olivia?

By 16 November 2010 135

[First filed: Nov 15, 2010 @ 13:02] [Steve Tucker and friend courtesy of Facebook.] We're given to understand the below email was sent to the entire staff of the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC). We can only hope Steve finds his girl. UPDATE: SAVE STEVE! Word reach...

Police Wrap - 15 November 2010

By 15 November 2010 8

1. What do you expect from four blokes in a Commodore: ACT Policing seized a silver Holden Commodore and will be seeking to interview its driver after an incident on Saturday evening in Palmerston in which two men were assaulted. Police responded to the incident at Palmerston shops around 6.45...

Best restaurant in Canberra..... open Sunday nights.

By 15 November 2010 22

Long time lurker, first time poster. I know the "best restaurant" topic has been done previously, however having looked at previous posts I've been unable to come up with something for Mr Chatterbox and my upcoming anniversary, which due to other commitments must be celebrated on a Sunday night. See...

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