It was the day before Valentine’s and my Tinder wasn’t working, writes Lisa Scott.
Life & Style
A mythical, musically significant record shop will be celebrated as part of the Dunedin Fringe Festival, writes Shane Gilchrist.
Records Records founder and Dunedin musical mentor Roy Colbert reflects on his curious commercial enterprise.
Former climate scientist Prof Dave Griggs says businesses need to act now or be left behind as the world transitions to a high-tech, low-carbon future.
Energy is the stuff that makes everything work, and New Zealand has certain advantages when it comes to generating it. But we need to do better and research led by the University of Otago's Centre for Sustainability points the way.
Constructing a building well can make for some impressive results if it’s done properly, writes Jan Aitken.
Generation Z, those born after 2000, are now reaching their mid-teens. Social media, smart phones, terrorism and neo-liberal politics have been the background to their lives, writes Ian Munro.
A glengarry, a bottle of whisky, the family coat of arms: what could it mean? Herb Ritchie found out what his daughters had been up to.
Once shunned and undervalued, people with autism are gaining respect and independence as sought-after employees, writes Bruce Munro.
A Mosgiel grandmother gave two "gorgeous" dresses to help a charity shop step back in time.
Jerome Partington wants New Zealanders building their own homes to shift their thinking from compliance to "doing good". He talks to Kim Dungey.
I freely confess to being an obsessive tomato grower, experimenting with up to 60 varieties every year in my tiny plot.
Sky flower, pigeon berry and golden dew drop are some of the common names for the shrub Duranta erecta.
What to do in your garden this week.
I found another lil gem creating cool stuff from Christchurch on instagram,and that's the label Otis Butler.
British designer Quentin Hart is bringing a new look to famous New Zealand brand Swanndri but tells Amy Parsons-King from Milan the "Swannie" is not going anywhere.
Riesling is one of those grape varieties much loved by winemakers and the trade but can be a wine that punters can’t quite get their head around. As a riesling lover, I find that a shame, as in its...
Alison Lambert.shares a recipe for a tasty 3 bean salad.
Ask a Chef reveals the secrets of those superb dishes you ate in cafes and restaurants and wanted to try yourself.
If you walk round the grounds of the Otago Polytechnic in Dunedin you’d be forgiven for thinking they don’t look like normal institutional gardens, writes Charmian Smith.