John Lewis

Dunedin duo cook their way to national final

Dunedin duo cook their way to national final

The culinary arts profession is filled with challenges - sharp knives, allergic reactions to certain nuts and spices, and hot stoves.

Smokefreerockquest heats begin

Debatable Thesis, the Bys, 21 SEVEN, Flat Passengers, Jimmy and the Stale Fingers, the Baby and Three 9ths.

Art of fundraising benefits hospice

Art of fundraising benefits hospice

Hopes were high last night that two Ralph Hotere artworks up for auction would help take the Otago Community Hospice closer to its $1.6 million funding target for the next financial year.

Award for budding scientist

Award for budding scientist

William Pelet is a self-confessed ''nerd'' when it comes to science.

Extra matches inflation, but is that sufficient?

Extra matches inflation, but is that sufficient?

While the Government's $857.8 million investment in early childhood, primary and secondary education over the next four years has been applauded, an education expert is questioning whether it is enough.

Nigerian girls kept in mind

Nigerian girls kept in mind

Watching the search for about 200 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls unfold in media reports has left many Columba College pupils considering the chilling question, could that happen to me?

Teddy bears due for their checkups

Teddy bears due for their checkups

If you go down to the hospital later this month, you're sure of a big surprise.

New admin block delay

Complications have delayed by a term the start of construction of Taieri College's new $3.9million state-of-the-art administration block.

Globe trip for Dunedin actor

Globe trip for Dunedin actor

Matthew Scadden is seldom short of something to say about anything.

Willys resumes its long journey

Willys resumes its long journey

Thirty years ago, an example of one of the rarest vintage cars in New Zealand was nothing more than a pile of rusted metal on wheels, with a tree growing out of it.

This week, Keith Moore put the finishing touches on the 1927 soft-top Willys Overland Whippet tourer, and next week it will be rolled out in all its former glory, for all to see.