516 days ago

Why choose Montessori childcare for your child?

Carla Beckingsale from Parent Portal

Thinking about Montessori childcare for your little one? Here are some tips to help you make an informed decision: parentportal.co.nz...

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8 days ago

Poll: What should the collective noun be for people from Christchurch?

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Australia has its Sydneysiders, Melburnians and Brisbanians, while New Zealand has Aucklanders, Wellingtonians and Dunedinites.

But where does that leave Christchurch?

There is no collective term for residents of the Garden City and although Cantabrian is commonly used, it could equally apply to people living in Waimate or Omarama – more than 200 kilometres away.

Read more: www.stuff.co.nz...

What should the collective noun be for people from Christchurch?
  • 28.6% Christchurchians
    28.6% Complete
  • 7.5% Christchurchites
    7.5% Complete
  • 37.1% Christchurchers
    37.1% Complete
  • 5.3% Christies
    5.3% Complete
  • 21.4% Something else (share your idea in the comments)
    21.4% Complete
318 votes
5 hours ago

Resene Colour your Community is back!! *WIN*


For a second year, Neighbourly and Resene are challenging you to Colour your Community! This is a chance to make a positive difference in your neighbourhood by transforming an area that needs a little love. There's six prizes of up to $1000 worth of Resene paints, wood stains and accessories up for grabs!

Whether it's a new mural for your community hall, a graffiti clean up or a local playground paint job, Colour Your Community lets you paint the town red (or green or blue). Apply now on behalf of your organisation, business, or for your own community project.
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15 hours ago

How are you coping with the increasing cost of driving?

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Petrol prices in many parts of the country have crossed $2.40 for the first time, days out from a nationwide tax increase.

Stations in many parts of the South Island are now charging $2.409 a litre for regular petrol, the latest in a series of record highs seen in recent weeks.