Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty

80 per cent increase in thefts from motor vehicles Canberra, with Belconnen, Braddon and Calwell all hotspots, say ACT Policing

Megan Doherty There has been an 80 per cent increase in thefts from motor vehicles in Canberra, with almost 850 thefts occurring in three months.

Canberra woman Anne-Sophie Hermann spreads love of reading in PNG through the Buk Bilong Pikinini foundation

Chair of the Buk bilong Pikinini foundation Anne-Sophie Hermann.

Megan Doherty Canberra woman Anne-Sophie Hermann will be speaking at the National Library of Australia on Friday at 12.

Brazen thieves target basement carparks in Canberra

Megan Doherty Car break-ins have reached a frightening level in Canberra with thieves sneaking into basement carparks to smash their way into vehicles and steal everything from loose change to computers.

Chasing the Hollywood dream - one headline at a time

Megan Doherty Hollywood is the dream factory and 22-year-old Krystle McGill is chasing her place in it hard 

Canberra mum says 'I'm willing to give birth on The Voice'

Canberra mum Amber Nichols will be competing on The Voice while 34 weeks pregnant

Megan Doherty Amber Nichols will be 36 weeks' pregnant in the next round. She says she's prepared to go all the way.

Conversation continues on end of life options for the ACT

ACT Labor member Mary Porter hosted an end-of-life forum.

Megan Doherty  The ACT is unlikely to be a trailblazer on the issue of voluntary euthanasia, says a Canberra academic

Canberra dancer Gabriela Izurieta is bald and beautiful - but having hair is nice too

Gabriela Izurieta.

Megan Doherty Spence teenager Gabriela Izurieta has never let her loss of hair affect her passion for dance.

Jury out on Tuggeranong Town Park's $1 million makeover

Sam and Jack Dohan near the Tuggeranong Town Park.

Megan Doherty A senior official concedes residents may be underwhelmed by a soon-to-be-revealed million-dollar makeover of Tuggeranong Town Park.

One birthday and 35 random acts of kindness

Megan Doherty Elizabeth Kikkert is celebrating her 35th birthday on July 3 with 35 random acts of kindness.

North Canberra Community Council guardedly optimistic about Nik Bulum's plans for Canberra City Bowling Club site

Megan Doherty Residents' groups and members of the public react to the sale of the Canberra City Bowling Club and a devleloper's plans for the site.

Canberra firefighters get behind Red Nose Day in support of one of their own

Firefighters of Ainslie Fire Station, Joe Howland, Lloyd O'Keeffe, Garry Curran and 
Station Officer Ben Sweetapple showing their support for SIDS Foundation.

Megan Doherty Canberra firefighter Lloyd O'Keeffe regards his workmates as his second family - and they were there for him at his darkest moment.

Braddon developer Nik Bulum buys Canberra City Bowling Club site to create a 'vibrant community hub'

Nik Bulum at the  club,

Megan Doherty Developer Nik Bulum has confirmed he has bought the Canberra City Bowling Club site in Braddon, promising he won't be building high-rise apartments on the site but will instead create a village green...

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SIDS and Kids' Red Nose Day supports the families of all children tragically lost

Isobel Carroll with a framed photo of her brother Samuel, who died before she was born.

Megan Doherty Having lost their first-born, Samuel, at one day old, the Carrolls were overjoyed to welcome their daughter Isobel into the world a year later.

The Canberra Hospital says family can stay with dying patients

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Megan Doherty The Canberra Hospital says it has a clear policy on how to inform and treat the family of dying and deceased patients

Family watches woman 'die twice' at Canberra Hospital

Tom Griffiths of Lyons with a photograph of his deceased wife, Carol.

Megan Doherty A Canberra man who had to watch his wife die twice at the Canberra Hospital says he hopes no other family has to go through the same trauma.

Scientist Dr Marion Leiba and musician Courtney Leiba - a couple living in harmony

Courtney and Marion Leiba.
Courtney (right) is a drummer from the West Indies, Marion is an earthquake scientist originally from Hobart

Megan Doherty  She is known as The Earthquake Lady; he could be called the Steel Band Man – together in Canberra they have formed a harmonious partnership.

Private Capital: Dorte Ekelund's royal look

Elsa and Dorte

Megan Doherty Dorte Ekelund holds one of the ACT's most important positions, but there's one thing about her we just can't shake.

Love Your Sister's Connie Johnson determined to keep making a difference as she faces death

Samuel Johnson with his sister, Connie.

Megan Doherty Connie Johnson is not giving up her dream for a cancer-free world, with the Love Your Sister founder's next project to raise $1 million in one day for cancer research.

Birdsnest flies south for the winter to open an outlet in Thredbo for the ski season

Jane Cay, the founder of online fashion store Birdsnest, in her factory and store in Cooma. She is opening an outlet in Thredbo for the ski season.

Megan Doherty Birdsnest is flying south for the winter, with the wildly successful Cooma-based fashion business opening an outlet in Thredbo for the ski season.