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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 1

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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Local kids going the knuckle

By 10 November 2008 62

YouTube's MooMooACAC has posted a highlight reel of youthful biffo from Canberra's parks, schools, buses, and bus interchanges. It bears this description: "Some of the fights that happen around in Canberra that are caught on camera" Looks like pretty standard schoolyard violence to me, ...

Tic Tac Tile?

By 10 November 2008 20

At the risk of this being a "the best coffee in Canberra" post, I'll give it a shot anyway, because my options seem to be narrowing quickly. Where the hell does anyone find a wide selection of used roof tiles in Canberra?  I've tried Aussie Junk...both of them - no dice!  I've tried a few roof ...

Is it legal for a truck with Tank Water on the side to fill up from the mains

By 9 November 2008 58

[First filed: November 07, 2008 @ 11:10 Second filing: November 08, 2008 @ 14:35] This photo was taken this morning in Gungahlin. Whilst we all attempt keep within the water restrictions why should a big truck like this who claims to use tank water be allowed to fill up from the mains wat...

The Hive bows out

By 9 November 2008 4

The Hive Variety Club staged it's last show at Gorman House on Friday night. 100 lucky people got to experience various acts of Opera, Aerial acrobatics, Juggling, Spoken word and Dance. For those who missed it you'll have to make do with the slideshow below and other photos from the night...

Mark Parton to take over from Mike Jeffrey on 2CC?

By 9 November 2008 13

A hot anonymous tip has come in that the high profile failed independent candidate for Ginninderra, and FM breakfast host, Mark Parton will be replacing the venerable Mike Jeffreys on 2CC. Apparently this will come as some surprise to Jeffreys. We'll see what transpires....

The Forde dog park

By 9 November 2008 14

Having ventured to darkest Gungahlin this afternoon we thought we might as well do something useful. So we took George (The Kelpie Of Few Accomplishments) to the Forde Dog Park to see what it had to offer. As I previously mentioned on the subject of dog parks; all a dog really wants is green ...

Hoskins St, Franklin

By 9 November 2008 59

In a recent discussion on Canberra real estate "Affordable" suggested driving down Hoskins Street in Franklin: if you want to see how the market is going, drive down Hoskins street Franklin, looks like the sub prime streets you see in America, every house is for sale. So this afternoon I d...

Breakfast review: Edgar's in Ainslie

By 9 November 2008 11

Edgar's might be a pub, but they open for breakfast and after a hard night Allstarring we were in need of something within an easy stumble of the Ainslie lair. It's the second time I've breakfasted there and I'm becoming a bit of a fan. The service is fast. The quality is good, and the prices...

Fire at St. Edmund's College

By 9 November 2008 7

MIX 106.3 news is reporting that, late last night, a blaze broke out in the Gymnasium at St. Edmund's College, Canberra. It caused extensive damage to the storage facilities - early approximations are at $20,000-worth....

Waistcoats, Whiskers and Whiskey - big fun

By 9 November 2008 2

[First filed: November 08, 2008 @ 14:35] A big crowd rocked up to Ainslie's Corroboree Park last night for the Canberra Musicians Club's "Waistcoats, Whiskers and Whiskey" night. Despite initially being locked out of the hall by an obstinate yoga class the show filled up as the night wore ...

Simon says - Inspections? Who needs them?

By 9 November 2008 24

Buried deep in yesterday's print Canberra Times was a strange little story in which Simon Corbell said he was satisfied ("comfortable" even) with health and safety in Canberra's brothels, despite no inspections being conducted in the last four years. Even four years ago those were not surprise in...

Best Kangaroo Steak in Canberra?

By 9 November 2008 21

Hi everyone - in order to make good on a promise to an American colleague, I was hoping to get some recommendations as to restuarants serving good kangaroo steak in Canberra. So... any suggestions? Any favourites? Any to watch out for? Thanks, fellow rioters! PS> Feel free to make rud...

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