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Author Laurie Halse Anderson is a master of literary realistic fiction for young adults. Among her highly recommended works starring Mighty Girls are "Speak," which addresses the issue of teens and sexual assault for ages...
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Happy birthday to actor extraordinaire Dame Helen Mirren! And she's a feminist extraordinaire to boot: Asked during an interview if feminism was something she had signed up for, she said, "I didn’t 'sign up.' For me feminism is just BAD WORDing obvious. It is not an ideological or a political thing."
Metservice heeds body's 'H' request - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
MetService is the latest public entity to opt to put the H into the spelling of Wanganui. - Wanganui Chronicle
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Sport Wanganui are a Charitable Trust governed by a board of trustees and managed by a CEO. As one of 17 Regional Sports Trusts (RST) nationally servicing our geographical area of Rangitikei, Ruapehu
Crash can't stop kapa haka girls - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
A local schoolgirl kapa haka team will begin their national campaign today, despite their bus crashing and injuring 15 people on the way to the competition. - Wanganui Chronicle
Countdown to the NZ Master's Games in Wanganui
Sue Miller is set to host the Launch of the 2015 NZ Masters Games on August 1st.
The August meeting will be held at the Savage Club Hall on Sunday, August 3, 2014. Entertainment by Savage Club members, $7. Pick up from 1.30pm. Please book early. Phone Jean 345 7187 or Jocie 344 5999.
The Cancer Society will gratefully accept your generous donations of the following pre-loved items:
We have an accessible parking drop off area at their new shop at the old AA building, 78 Victoria Avenue. Drop offs accepted from 10am-2pm from July 29 onward, Monday-Saturday.
They look forward to seeing you in the very yellow Daffodil Day Shop at the Old AA building, 78 Victoria Ave.
They want to apprehend the man who robbed a 67-year-old man of his wallet and personal items in a struggle outside Wanganui's Avenue Arcade last Friday.
The incident happened just before 9.30am on Friday when the victim was entering the arcade next to Barber Town from the rear car park.
After the robbery the offender ran from the carpark out on to Cameron Tce with the victim in pursuit.
He continued along Cameron Tce past the Work & Income building on the...
You never know who you are going to bump into at Wanganui's Saturday morning market. While on the campaign trail last weekend, MP Chester Borrows stumbled into Hobbit Star Bill Kircher, who plays Bilfur in the blockbusters.....that's Bill in costume. Bill, who in his younger days was a regular at the city's Four Seasons theatre, is a regular visitor to the city as his mum lives here. Wanganui, the city of stars.....
Here's a link that might prove useful, if you're interested in the Games results, general information etc.
Commonwealth Games Federation - Commonwealth Games Results
The Commonwealth Games Federation - Uniting the Commonwealth through Sport
Daylight robbery sparks plea from police - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
A 67-year-old man was robbed of his wallet and personal items in a struggle outside Wanganui's Avenue Arcade. - Wanganui Chronicle