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Horoscopes and Greek Mythology

Horoscopes are designed to forecast a person's future in correlation with their star sign. While most simply find it entertaining, there are others who religiously...

Percy Jackson is the moment

Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series is finally getting the screen adaptation it deserves. The modern-day adventure is set in a world where Greek Gods...

A show full of heart

Netflix's Heartstopper is getting all the hype at the moment, and rightfully so. Heartstopper is a coming-of-age romantic comedy adapted from the novels by Alice...

Doctor Strange and Marvel fatigue

Marvel Studio's latest film, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, marks the superhero movie directorial comeback for Sam Raimi of Tobey Maguire Spider-Man...

Stanthorpe in 1904

The following is an excerpt from The Sydney Morning Herald, Wednesday 23 March 1904. 'In the Stanthorpe Mining District, Further Developments In previous articles...

Stanthorpe in 1903

In 1903, Stanthorpe Division became the Shire of Stanthorpe on 31 March and the first council meeting was held in April 1903. The following is...

A garden that’s easy to care for

Recently I have been asked to suggest a shrub for a low growing hedge for a partly shaded area. This is not for our...

Money and nostalgia

Let's face it: people are obsessed with nostalgia. Whether it's the resurgence of film cameras, record albums, or the terrifying return of early 2000s...

Stanthorpe in 1902

The following is an excerpt from the Brisbane Courier dated 14 February 1902, archived by the National Library of Australia. Stanthorpe Show 25th annual...

The art of a great soundtrack

The soundtrack, it can make or break the viewing experience. But have we forgotten the art of them? Let's go back in time, it's the...

Tomato tortellini soup

Ingredients: 1 litre of chicken broth 1 package refrigerated tortellini (we suggest cheese filling) 1 cup cherry tomatoes, sliced in half 1/3 cup good quality sun-dried tomato pesto 1/4...

Hypothetically pretty good

The internet can't stop raving about The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood, and while the novel doesn't knock your socks off it is an...

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St Mary’s opening its doors for Jumpers and Jazz

St Mary's Church in Warwick is getting involved in the Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival this year, opening up the church to visitors. While...