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Ross Peake is a senior reporter for The Canberra Times
Ross Peake Speakers at a conference in the ACT Legislative Assembly this week illustrated how children are central to the promotion of restorative practices.
Ross Peake Rudi Lammers sat on the floor of a suburban house when he witnessed a life-changing act of kindness.
Ross Peake Despite retail trade in the ACT making a surprising recovery, the territory's economy will receive a mixed report card when two high-profile assessments are released on Monday.
Ross Peake People may soon have the choice of a burial that is kinder to the planet.
Ross Peake Vinnies is stepping up its appeal for warm clothes for Canberra's largely unseen homeless people, as the national capital prepares to face more rainy days and freezing nights.
Ross Peake The fight to keep the massive Immigration and Border Protection Department in Belconnen may be almost over – and possibly won.
Ross Peake Canberra's town centres have grown at different rates. Belconnen has good prospects, but a cloud hangs over it.
Ross Peake The community-run Hall Museum is stepping up its fight against the ACT Government's plan to charge rent.
Ross Peake Thousands of ACT patients face the prospect of having to pay more for hospital care after Australia’s largest health insurer ended its contract with Calvary Health Care.
Ross Peake A tug-of-war is happening in the skies over Canberra, with the winner to decide the intensity of next summer's drought.
Ross Peake Why is it so hard to buy a house in the national capital where households have the highest disposable income in the nation?
Ross Peake Dominic Aungles knows how to scrimp and save for his first home - it's called living with the parents.
Ross Peake The organisers at Menin Gate in Ypres have been so impressed with the Australian War Memorial's Last Post ceremony in Canberra that they intend to copy one part of it.
Ross Peake The major construction industry union is vowing to fight any moves to deregister it after being hit with big fines for coercion.
Ross Peake Presentations of biographies of individual servicemen and servicewomen on roll of honour strike a chord.
Ross Peake It's quite a change of pace for former ACT Liberal senator Gary Humphries who now hears cases at the Administrative Appeals Tribunal, writes Ross Peake.
Ross Peake The proposed name for a street at the Dickson shopping centre will invite ridicule and imply "something noxious or harmful", the ACT government has been told.
Ross Peake The University of Canberra will help upgrade the training of nurses in Tonga, a move that may reach other nations in the Pacific, writes Ross Peake.
Ross Peake and Latika Bourke The ACT's senators are involved in a personal stoush as tension mounts in federal parliament over gay marriage.
Ross Peake The National Capital Authority has given the go-ahead to a controversial plan to build a fence around the ministerial wing at Parliament House.