Christchurch

AIMS Games episode 4: From Auckland to Christchurch to an Olympic hockey star

Supplied<p>Road to AIMS Games Ep4.<p>In the fourth instalment of the Road to the Anchor AIMS Games, we catch up with athletes from two of New Zealand's …

New Zealand

Big names for Mainland Series double header in the Deep South

Nationally-ranked South Island karters Chris Cox, William Exton and Louis Sharp spearhead an impressive 70+ entry for the second, double-header, …

Sport (New Zealand)

Zebulon man found guilty for 2015 rape of a 6-year-old girl at Raleigh church

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A Zebulon man was found guilty Thursday on a bevy of charges stemming from the rape of a 6-year-old.<p>William Brandon Coffey, …

Crime

Hotel rates mostly flat but Queenstown roars ahead

An executive studio at The Museum Hotel in Wellington after a $12m renovation.<p>Occupancy rates in the hotel industry have been flat or falling in the …

Business (New Zealand)

Biggest 'as is where is' building bought by Fontein

One of New Zealand's largest "as is where is" earthquake-damaged building sales at 66 Oxford Tce, Christchurch has been clinched by developer Patrick …

Real Estate

Charges Filed in Murder of Mayer Brown’s Stephen Shapiro

John Gately III has been charged with homicide in the killing late Monday of Mayer Brown partner Stephen Shapiro, according to police.<p>Gately, 66, is …

Law (UK)

2018 football preview: Knights players, new staff work hard to connect

First-year St. Joseph's coach Jon Wheeler, who previously served as an assistant at Wofford College, said he's been pleased with his players during …

College Sports

NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) - A Selection of Current NASA and Other Space Related Work in Christchurch and the Antarctic with Ideas for the Future

A Selection of Current NASA and Other Space Related Work in Christchurch and the Antarctic with Ideas for the Future<p>NTRS Full-Text:<p>Click to View [PDF …

Research Center

Sugar Land Sound Chorus issues call for Christmas elves

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>The Sugar Land Sound Chorus is getting ready for Christmas, and is seeking any and all singers who want to join.<p>The Christmas …

San Francisco Bay Area

'Ring the bell Ms Ardern!' Hundreds of striking teachers in Nelson fire chants at Government

More than 500 striking school teachers and principals along with supportive parents and school children have rallied on the steps of the Nelson …

Education

Barbados Competition Opportunity

USA Weightlifting is looking for any interested athletes who want to compete in the Phillips & Springer Classic in Christ Church, Barbados, on …

Team USA

Study at Oxford just for fun. No exams

If you’ve always dreamed of being an Oxford student, here’s your chance. The Oxford Experience, a weeklong summer study and activities program for adults at the oldest university in the English-speaking world, is accepting students for 2019.<p>The Christ Church residential program at the British …

Santa Barbara

Christchurch convention centre animation shows final shape of anchor project

Christchurch's new convention centre may be still be a concrete and steel frame construction site, but the tours have already started.

New Zealand

Christchurch insurance premium hike of 440 per cent to $12,800 baffles homeowner

An insurance company may be attempting to freeze high-risk properties out of the market by increasing their premiums, an earthquake claims advocate …

New Zealand

Four Men, a Campervan and a Week on the Road

—New Zealand is one of the best places you could ever consider for camper vanning and road tripping. It’s a beautiful country with so much to see on …

New Zealand

2018 football preview: Cavaliers add a little variety to their offense

The biggest change at Christ Church this season is the offense. The Cavaliers will still be operating out of the spread, but they'll line up …

New Zealand

No-brainer: Letting Old City neighbors redo run-down park behind Christ Church | Editorial

The park behind Christ Church is a dull and unkempt lawn surrounded by a stark iron gate and brick wall. Few use it, and some would say it's not even …

Urban Design

Woman in court over robberies targeting elderly

A Whangarei woman is facing charges for aggravated robberies in both the North and South Islands which targeted elderly victims.<p>Maera Todd, 39, has …

Judiciary

Stonewood directors accused of 'reckless trading'

Queenstown mayor Jim Boult is being sued for millions in a court action alleging he and a fellow director traded recklessly while at the helm of …

New Zealand

Literary Oxford - a book lover's guide to the city of dreaming spires

As the home of a world-renowned university, Oxford is famous as being a place for readers, writers and thinkers. It’s little wonder then that the city has spawned some of the biggest names in literature and has inspired many famous works of fiction. From JRR Tolkien and Philip Pullman to CS Lewis …

Books

Seascape Retreat | Uncrate

Located on the edge of the Pacific about two hours from Christchurch, this Seascape Retreat is laid out to perfectly take advantage of the land…<br>— À …

New Zealand

Christchurch pianist on British sex offender register

A Christchurch music teacher placed on the British sex offenders register is back home and seeking work as a pianist who "enjoys working with high …

New Zealand

Man, 70, hit around head with sharp object in Christchurch home

An elderly man has been seriously assaulted at his Christchurch home last night.<p>Police say the incident occurred after the 70-year-old went to the …

New Zealand

Hungry Christchurch kids to continue receiving free lunches

Eat My Lunch founder Lisa King.<p>Hungry children from low decile schools in Christchurch will still get free lunches.<p>Social enterprise Eat My Lunch and …

Business (New Zealand)

Deadly police shooting in Whitehall township brings protests for victim and supporting the officer involved

Weeks after the deadly police-involved shooting of 44 year old Joseph Santos near Dorney Park in South Whitehall Township, his supporters gathered …

Police Shootings

West End Food Truck Rally draws hundreds

From churritos to Asian food to poutine, mobile food freaks had their pick of more than a dozen food trucks Saturday afternoon.Hundreds of …

Food (Canada)

Heritage Day to focus on RAF Padgate

<b>THE first-ever Padgate Heritage Day takes place on Saturday, September 8 – and the focus will be on RAF Padgate.</b><p>Thousands of recruits were trained at …

Cheshire

Church services

Week beginning Saturday August 11th, 2018<p>11 minutes ago<p><b>CATHEDRALS</b><p><b>Armagh -St Patricks Church of Ireland</b> --Sunday services at 10am (Holy Communion), …

Ireland

Scarborough House / Borrmeister Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> An exciting rock-face / hillside home located in Scarborough, Christchurch. It is a modestly sized, …

Architecture

L.A. Teens at Yom NCSY, Club Z Launch Event

California teens took part in a recent NCSY trip to Israel.<b>Thirty-eight Jewish teens from Los Angeles were</b> among about 2,500 NCSY summer program …

Israel