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Can Comic Sans be saved?
Can Comic Sans be saved?

A new font called Comic Neue, by Sydney-born designer Craig Rozynski, has been trending online in the past few weeks. The font was developed, in the designer’s words, “to save Comic Sans”, one of the most famous and criticised fonts ever.

It took three years for Rozynski to develop the font. B Full Story »

Fiction lacks feisty, 40-something femmes
Fiction lacks feisty, 40-something femmes

OPINION | If you’re a woman in your 40s, chances are it’s been a while since you read a book in which you recognised yourself. You pick up crumbs from chick lit, where the concerns of 20 and (more rarely) 30-somethings can be the concerns of women of any age.

If your tastes run more to literary Full Story »

Black Moon: a world without sleep
Black Moon: a world without sleep

BOOK REVIEW | How long could you survive without sleep?

In Black Moon, a mysterious epidemic has swept across the globe and most of the world’s population has fallen victim to a never-ending insomnia.

As the once-vibrant city streets fill with the maddening sounds of the “sleepless”, a lucky Full Story »

Poem: A Lovely Dream
Poem: A Lovely Dream

POET’S CORNER | Antonia ten Hoopen – poet, artist, musician and singer/songwriter – imagines her dream world in this Poet’s Corner contribution.

A Lovely Dream

In my world there is no God
No figurehead for this poor sod
No churches high with golden steeple
I say: “God is in the Full Story »

Whisky Live
Whisky Live

Both novice whisky drinkers and aficionados enjoyed tasting a wide range of tipples at this month’s Whisky Live event in Bonython Hall, Adelaide University.

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Tennyson
Tennyson

This beachside property has four bedrooms and open-plan living upstairs and downstairs. The dining room, main bedroom and lounge area each overlook the sea. A sundeck with panoramic views to the city and ocean is perfect for entertaining. There is also a large underground cellar.

Find out more here. Full Story »

Frome St: The road to nowhere
Frome St: The road to nowhere

Comment | Frome Street – the street that wasn’t, and probably never should have been – demonstrates more about Adelaide’s flawed transport and planning policies than any other of the city’s wide boulevards.

Many Adelaideans are unaware that the street wasn’t on Colonel Light’s plan – Full Story »

The Magic Chicken
The Magic Chicken

CHILDREN’S THEATRE REVIEW | As audience members take their seats in eager anticipation of the unfolding story of The Magic Chicken, a two-man band in dinner jackets and red bow-ties seem to be improvising tunes on percussion, sax and keyboards in a creative, almost manic, fashion.

The music by Full Story »

The Forager: Tasting Oz, cider, market problems
The Forager: Tasting Oz, cider, market problems

Adelaide | Today, why this Tasting Australia festival will be different, Central Market management problems causing wariness, upcoming food events and more.

Tasting Australia: this will be different

Tasting Australia kicks off this weekend and there’s as much on the program for your mind as fo Full Story »

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Autumn home hunt
Autumn home hunt

With the arrival of autumn, we can expect the housing market will slow a little. But the cooler months can be a good time to buy and sell, as there’s less stock on the market and this can work to your advantage.

BankSA has a great range of products and services to help you find and secure your new Full Story »

Buying at auction versus private sale
Buying at auction versus private sale

When making decisions about buying your new property, you’ll also need to consider buying at an auction versus buying at a private sale.
If you find a home you love and it’s going to be sold at auction, the first thing to do is try to establish the potential selling price. Keep in mind t Full Story »