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  1. Parks champion sets new goal

    Posted Jul 10th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... of the then Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Jack Cater, to make it a reality. 'Jack Cater was very concerned about conservation. They asked us to basically assess the situation of natural resources ... for the city's expanding urban population. The couple spent one April here and wrote a report that formed the basis for the city's country and marine parks, and effectively changed the face of rural ...

  2. Macau bucks the convention trade with cheap deals

    Posted Jun 14th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... in Hong Kong. Now, the city of 450,000 people is fast becoming a stand-alone attraction, luring meetings and conventions away from the usual locations such as Hong Kong, Singapore and Phuket. ... manager of Shun Tak Hospitality Services. The group oversees the Macau Tower complex, the city's largest and most modern convention centre. Less crime may partly explain the island's ...

  3. How to redefine the great American songbook

    Posted Jan 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... the world when they get home.' She's continued to perform for passers-by on Fisherman's Wharf, even though she now has no shortage of more conventional gigs, and expects to go back ... of the tougher gigs. There are a lot of elements to deal with, but I can say I made a living last year doing that, and it beats having to do a day job,' she says. Pier 39 audiences hear her singing ...

  4. Reports from edge of reality

    Posted May 29th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... 'If you have a conventional world view, you'll usually be consulting conventional news sources and will get the conventional take. If you're a person with a fringe world view ... Clinton was correct- people who were doing everything in their power to have Clinton tripped up or investigated are now in the Bush administration. They're largely the neo-conservatives ...

  5. Flier & Ice

    Posted Jan 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their own lives, there is a vacuum. But for me it never happened. My husband bought a half share in a helicopter and I learned to fly... actually before he did, because he was so busy,' she ... The trip nearly ended in tragedy when the aircraft crashed on December 20 during a blizzard on the Antarctic's Ronne Ice Shelf. 'This trip was definitely the hardest because ...

  6. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

    Posted Oct 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus (Mute) It takes about one chord of the rollicking opener Get Ready for Love to blow away the disappointing mish-mash that was last year's Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds effort ...

  7. Living a dream that became reality in the stars

    Posted Jul 10th 2005, 12:00am by Jacqui Goddard

    ... cordial with her father living in a nearby apartment- often relied on welfare handouts to buy food for their four children. 'You could ask anybody that knew me in Elmira, New York, ...

  8. Secret Lives of Second Wives

    Posted Jun 13th 2004, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... Compiled by Diana McPartlin Secret Lives of Second Wives by Catherine Todd Harper Torch $71 Labelled home-wreckers and gold-diggers, second wives seldom receive sympathy. Catherine Todd gives a second wife a chance to tell her side of the story, and the picture she paints is far from rosy. 'It's like walking onto the stage in the middle of the play, when all the other ...

  9. A missionary who lived by his motto

    Posted Feb 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was attached to the Lutheran World Service's aid activities in Tsim Sha Tsui, a firm believer that people needed work as well as faith in their lives. The Nelssons left Hong Kong in 1963 to work ...

  10. Sars took dad, but his spirit lives in print

    Posted Nov 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Two Hong Kong sisters who lost their father to Sars are raising money to support their family by having a collection of drawings and poems published in his memory. Ten thousand copies of the book Too Nice To Be Forgotten, by the daughters of F ...




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