Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty

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Russell Crowe helps rapper Omar Musa celebrate 30th birthday in A-list style

Megan Doherty Queanbeyan slam poet and rapper Omar Musa is living the high life - Russell Crowe threw him a birthday party.

Modern Family star weighs in on ACT's marriage equality laws


Megan Doherty Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson has expressed his disappointment that the ACT's same-sex marriage laws were struck down by the High Court as momentum builds to bring the hit comedy to the...

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George Gregan to grow wine and coffee empire in Canberra

George Gregan's company has become involved in the operation of the new AIS cafe, GG Espresso.
6 June 2013.
Photo: Rohan Thomson. The Canberra TImes.

Megan Doherty Retired rugby legend George Gregan and his wife Erica are expanding their coffee and wine bar empire - with one, and perhaps two, new venues planned for his hometown of Canberra.

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Jane Thompson saddles up for a challenge with Pegasus Riding for Disabled

New Pegasus director, Jane Thompson, with Luka.
Filed: Wednesday, 18 December 2013 2:08:30 pm 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times


Megan Doherty Jane Thompson is perfectly qualified for her new role at Pegasus.

ACT families pay nation's costliest childcare

Canberrans pay more money for childcare than any where else in Australia.

Megan Doherty Canberra families are paying a greater proportion of their income on childcare fees than those anywhere else in Australia.

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AIS childcare centre rated among the top in national rankings

AIS Childcare Centre Le Jardin Room toddlers from left, Alexis Bonny, Annabelle Millgate and Harrison Bindon-Howell playing with centre manager Lisa Syrette, 2nd right.

Megan Doherty One of the nation's top-ranking childcare centres says paying staff higher wages is one of the secrets to its success.

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Angelina arrival perhaps a bridge too far?

Megan Doherty First Mia and Jesse, now Angelina?

Canberra bargain hunters head to Boxing Day sales

Boxing Day Sales at the Canberra Centre.

Megan Doherty Retailers were optimistic of good - and even unprecedented - Boxing Day sales in Canberra despite the spectre of an impending downturn forced by public service cuts.

Canberra's Christmas baby worth the time and effort

As yet unnamed daughter of Jitin and Komal Oberai.

Megan Doherty She was a week late and came after two days of labour and then a caesarean for her mother.

Canberra party animals know how to deal with a scorcher

News: Hot weather photo pool christmas party. The Zoo advertising group have their roof top pool christmas party. Sophia Kochinos (right) enjoys a refreshing pool splash during a hot Canberra day with a top temperature of 36C. 20th of December 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Katherine Griffiths

Megan Doherty Many Canberra workplaces finished up on Friday for the Christmas holidays, sweltering in the heat - unless you were with the beautiful people at Zoo advertising's rooftop pool party.

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Fashion's a shoe-in for young Noah

News. for Private Capital.  Zoo managing director Clinton Hutchinson with wife Andrea Hutchinson and their nine week old son Noah Hutchinson at their Kingston home.  20 December 2013. Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey  Chan.

Megan Doherty Little Noah Leighton Hutchinson is well on his way to coming a fashionista.

Floriade blooming but needs to boost visitors to ACT

Floriade is a big moneyspinner for the ACT, but its pull as a tourist attraction is on the wane.

Megan Doherty Floriade appears to be a bigger moneyspinner for the ACT than originally thought but its pull as a tourist attraction is on the wane.

Airtight barriers for removal of Kingston Bus Depot markets' asbestos roof

Megan Doherty Airtight walls will be installed for the removal of a roof that contains asbestos Kingston's bus depot markets.

Former Canberra resident's identical triplets cause a sensation

Babies from left to right: Abby, Brin (Brindabella), Laurel.

Ewa Kretowicz and Megan Doherty A rare set of identical triplets born in the US, with a father from the ACT, have become an unexpected global sensation.

Canberra family's double dose of snakes

Megan Doherty An Isaacs family found two snakes in their yard within a week, but TAMS staff say it has not been an extraordinary snake season.

Robyn Archer lauded for ton of effort as Centenary of Canberra closes

Megan Doherty Centenary of Canberra creative director Robyn Archer says the 100th birthday year for the national capital has been exhausting but exhilarating.

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Hustle and Scout is back in town

Private Capital. Ingrid Vennonen, of Haus Models, wearing a Karen Lee designed, Loop Jumper/Dress and jewelry by Jodi Cunningham, promoting Saturday's Hustle and Scout fashion market in Lonsdale Street, Braddon. December 13th. 2013 Canberra Times photograph by Graham Tidy
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Megan Doherty Canberra's new fashion market, Hustle and Scout, returns to NewActon on Saturday with 10 more stalls and lots of groovy happenings, expanding into the just-opened Hotel Hotel.

No financial gain for the ACT for Skywhale in 2014

Megan Doherty The ACT Government is unlikely to reap any financial benefit from the taxpayer-funded Skywhale's proposed appearances overseas.

Hustle and Scout returns to NewActon

Megan Doherty Canberra's new fashion market, Hustle and Scout, returns to NewActon on Saturday with 10 more stalls and lots of groovy happenings, expanding into the just-opened Hotel Hotel.

Christmas couture for the family pet

News. Pets being prepared for Christmas at Canberra Pet Stylists, Gowrie shops. Tilly, the standard poodle, gets the painted nail treatment. December 12th. 2013 Canberra Times photograph by Graham Tidys

Megan Doherty If you think Christmas has gone to the dogs with all its stress and consumerism, then these festive pooches - and one slightly grinchy cat - may put a smile back on your dial.

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