John Lewis

Hair we go; it’s for good cause

Hair we go; it’s for good cause

When teenage girls get together, conversations often start with: "Oh my God, I love your hair''.

Festival first test for Regent's new sound shell

Festival first test for Regent's new sound shell

Eight brass bands will put the Regent Theatre's newly installed sound shell to the test this weekend when they compete in the 2016 Otago Southland Festival of Brass.

Tribute show for Bowie

Tribute show for Bowie

Ziggy Stardust, Aladdin Sane, Thin White Duke and Major Tom will rise again - in Dunedin no less - despite it being nearly three months since David Bowie died.

Emerson's unveils mobile Mini Bar (+ video)

Emerson's unveils mobile Mini Bar (+ video)

Richard Emerson has brought new meaning to the words ‘‘mini bar''.

Thick and thin of April Fools’ Day

When it comes to April Fools' Day, most people acknowledge practical jokes with a knowing chuckle.

Artefact not to be sniffed at (+ video)

Artefact not to be sniffed at (+ video)

Seldom does one come across an ancient Cyrus cylinder while delving through a second-hand goods sale.

King’s enrolment consultation begins

King’s enrolment consultation begins

Details of a proposed new enrolment zone for King's High School are to be released to the public today, marking the start of a public consultation process.

Community pools closed for season

Community pools closed for season

Shirley McMillan says she is a late bloomer when it comes to swimming.

Historic Dunedin buildings given new life

Historic Dunedin buildings given new life

On any given day, you can look out Loft Hair salon's window and imagine you are in New York, Melbourne, or Paris.

Taieri College to get new hall

Taieri College to get new hall

The nervous wait to see what will become of Taieri College's fire-damaged Hislop Hall is over.