There is a class at Kings High School in Dunedin unlike any other.
Primary principals were shocked to learn government funding for teacher professional development will be cut in almost all learning areas except literacy and numeracy next year.
Who said Dunedin people were slow to support live acts? Only a handful of tickets are left for New Zealand comedian Rhys Darby's show at the Regent Theatre in Dunedin next month.
End-users, mashups, Web 2.0, 3D internet, wearable point-of-view technologies, Next Generation Network (NGN) services, and multicore and parallel computing.
Sylvia Woodhouse's imagination has been running wild since she found an old sepia photograph among some papers and sheep in an old Middlemarch farmhouse.
"I like giving traditional Kiwi meals my own twist. I like the creative side of cooking - I can make things just the way I like it."
Even in his retirement Aart Brusse continues to share gems of musical wisdom with pupils at Bayfield High School.
The Government denies it intends to give police stations around the country "the chop" as part of a cost-cutting review, but say changes are likely within the police property holdings.
With daytime temperatures soaring above 50degC and shady trees a rarity, Death Valley is not the most hospitable of places to take a bicycle ride.
It has been almost 65 years since a long overlooked anthem written by poet James K. Baxter and composer Douglas Lilburn was last performed.
To give the teachings of the Buddha is the most precious gift a Buddhist can offer. For that reason, staff at the University of Otago felt fortunate and thrilled to receive a copy of the...
The rolls of 54% of Otago's 154 secondary, intermediate and primary schools have declined in the past year, and 40% of them have posted their lowest and second lowest March Roll returns in the past decade.
Otago regional councillors were given a gentle reminder of the council's meeting procedures and protocols, during an extraordinary meeting in Dunedin last night to discuss the councillors' code of conduct.