Shawn McAvinue

Poppa's on the move?

Poppa's on the move?

The new owner of Poppa's Pizzeria is considering relocating the North Dunedin eatery.

Exploding bonfire burns partygoers

Exploding bonfire burns partygoers

Revellers jumped into a pond to douse their burning clothing after a bonfire exploded in Mosgiel early yesterday.

Arts and Culture draft launched

Arts and Culture draft launched

A draft arts and culture strategy was launched last night aimed at helping Dunedin ''produce and seduce'' more creative minds.

Nibbles will cost more at Nitro Circus

Nibbles will cost more at Nitro Circus

Nitro Circus riders are set to soar in Dunedin on Waitangi Day, and so are food and beverage prices at Forsyth Barr Stadium.

Gull mulling move South

Gull mulling move South

Cut-price fuel retailer Gull says it is investigating ways to move into the South Island.

Prize winning poet pleased

Prize winning poet pleased

A cruise ship passenger exploring Dunedin was the inspiration for an award-winning poetry book and the city deserves international recognition for its literary past, New Zealand Poet Laureate Vincent O'Sullivan says.

Residency for writers

Residency for writers

Applications for a summer writing residency at Dunedin's Blue Oyster Art Project Space close on Sunday.

Artwork 'has failed'

Artwork 'has failed'

fate of a controversial Mosgiel picnic table remains unresolved as new information on the surrounding artwork comes to light.

A new string to Dr Twang's bow

A new string to Dr Twang's bow

Dunedin musician and instrument salesman ''Dr Twang'' might have closed his shopfront, but now he has restrung his business model, Shawn McAvinue reports.

With a wave, it was gone, paid by wrong card

With a wave, it was gone, paid by wrong card

A credit card inside a wallet, inside a pocket, is settling bills without its owner's knowledge.