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The South Burnett TimesSaints women shred up the Toowoomba Tigers' clean sheetThe South Burnett TimesWITH just four first pick players in the Toowoomba Tigers' ranks they made "history" after they beat the South Burnett Saints' women 15.10.100-4.4.28. Tigers' coach Neville Jericho said the game was a highlight for the 2015 Darling Downs flag winners ... [...]
Mon, May 02, 2016, Continue reading at the source
NewsMaker (press release)FCF Fire & Electrical Expands Operations to ToowoombaNewsMaker (press release)The company is pleased to announce its expansion into the Queensland town of Toowoomba, offering cost effeective fire protection for Toowoomba business owners. FCF Fire & Electrical South Queensland owner operator Damian Leahy explains the ... [...]
Mon, May 02, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesToowoomba & Darling Downs Family History Society: The BeginningsBrisbane TimesHosting a wealth of historical records, stories and information, the Toowoomba & Darling Downs Family Historical Society works towards researching and indexing the ancestral history of the area. It has grown from humble beginning to a progressive ... [...]
Mon, May 02, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Courier MailCharges laid over armed robberiesCourier MailA MAN has been charged over a four-hour crime spree in Toowoomba in which he allegedly robbed a takeaway shop at knifepoint before trying to hold up two other businesses. Police allege the drama began about 6.30pm yesterday when the man allegedly ...and more [...]
Mon, May 02, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The South Burnett TimesToowoomba fans enjoy Camerata of St John's showThe South Burnett TimesToowoomba fans enjoy Camerata of St John's show. Kate Dodd | 1st May 2016 6:00 AM. Kate Dodd Reporter Kate has been with APN for almost two years, starting as a cadet at The Chronicle in November of 2010. She studied at Lowood State High School ... [...]
Sun, May 01, 2016, Continue reading at the source
9news.com.auToowoomba teen suffers serious burns after backyard kerosene accident9news.com.au... teenager who suffered serious burns had been playing with kerosene and a lighter when he was home alone. The 16-year-old caught on fire and suffered burns to his torso, hands and face about 2pm in the backyard of his home north-west of Toowoomba.Neighbour alerts ambulance to help 16-year-old on fire in ToowoombaBrisbane TimesTwo sustain burns in separate incidentsCourier Mailall 3 news articles [...]
Sat, Apr 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesNeighbour alerts ambulance to help 16-year-old on fire in ToowoombaBrisbane TimesThe Queensland Ambulance Service transported a 16-year-old boy to the Toowoomba Base Hospital with burns to 15 per cent of his body after receiving an emergency call from a neighbour who saw him on fire. Both the ambulance service and police ...Teen injured by home-made-bomb blastCourier Mailall 2 news articles [...]
Sat, Apr 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Warwick Daily NewsWarwick football teams have Sunday games in ToowoombaWarwick Daily NewsWhile the senior games in the Toowoomba competition are generally on a Sunday, Warwick colts play Friday nights and, this week, had a home game at Queens Park. Today heralds the start of Warwick junior football fixtures with 500 odd players lining up ... [...]
Sat, Apr 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba councillor Nancy Sommerfield withdraws LNP nomination for Toowoomba SouthABC LocalToowoomba councillor Nancy Sommerfield says she is committing to local council for the foreseeable future, after withdrawing her nomination for a state seat. Cr Sommerfield had nominated in the LNP's ballot for the state seat of Toowoomba South. [...]
Thu, Apr 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Business donations help Toowoomba charity pay it forwardThe South Burnett TimesTHE Salvation Army family store in Toowoomba has discovered good things come in threes; with significant donations received by businesses as they close or remodel. Manager Christine Mears said she was blown away by the generosity of businesses who ... [...]
Thu, Apr 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesLooking back: the iconic people and places of ToowoombaBrisbane TimesMost of Toowoomba's historical buildings and businesses have changed or disappeared over time, but the fond memories of the once iconic people and places remain for many. Marie Green, President of Toowoomba & Darling Downs Family Historical ... [...]
Thu, Apr 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Nancy withdraws from Toowoomba South raceQueensland Country LifeThe pre-selection for the seat of Toowoomba South vacated by Dr John McVeigh is now only a two-horse race after Cr Nancy Sommerfield announced she had withdrawn from the pre-selection race. Cr Sommerfield made her a statement to the media at 4pm ... [...]
Wed, Apr 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
LNP preselection bid would have triggered fourth Toowoomba election for 2016Brisbane TimesUPDATE: Toowoomba voters have been spared a possible fourth trip to the polls after a local councillor pulled out of a Liberal National Party state preselection race. Councillor Nancy Sommerfield was one of three candidates seeking LNP preselection for ... [...]
Wed, Apr 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleAccused Toowoomba steroid dealer faces courtToowoomba ChronicleBREAKING: Drug possession and supply charges against a Toowoomba woman have been adjourned after a brief appearance in the city's Magistrates Court this morning. Elisha May Thorp, 33, appeared briefly in court this morning beside lawyer Terry ... [...]
Wed, Apr 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Accused Toowoomba steroid dealer faces courtThe South Burnett TimesBREAKING: Drug possession and supply charges against a Toowoomba woman have been adjourned after a brief appearance in the city's Magistrates Court this morning. Elisha May Thorp, 33, appeared briefly in court this morning beside lawyer Terry ... [...]
Wed, Apr 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Courier MailLNP hopefuls line up for safe seatCourier MailA TOOWOOMBA councillor is one of three candidates who will battle it out for preselection as the LNP's candidate for Toowoomba South. The safe LNP seat will be vacated by John McVeigh at the end of this month when he will attempt to enter the federal ...and more [...]
Tue, Apr 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesIs There Enough Live Entertainment in Toowoomba?Brisbane TimesThree-quarters of residents think there needs to be more entertainment in Toowoomba, a survey by The Chronicle and Maurice Blackburn Lawyers found. But residents of the Garden City shouldn't be so quick to despair. There is a ton of live entertainment ... [...]
Tue, Apr 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
NEWS.com.au'No mother should have to go through this'NEWS.com.auBraving a tough regional jobs market, Josh was embarking on what should have been the start of his adult working life when he took a rubbish-collecting placement at the Toowoomba Showgrounds. But the Meringandan teen's life was cruelly cut short when ... [...]
Tue, Apr 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Insurance and Risk ProfessionalContractual indemnity seminar coming to ToowoombaInsurance and Risk ProfessionalContractual indemnity clauses are found in most commercial contracts. A contractual indemnity is a mechanism for passing risk with respect to an event from one party to the other. Often people who sign commercial contracts are under pressure to close a ... [...]
Tue, Apr 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Warwick Daily NewsWolves men go well in Toowoomba FootballWarwick Daily NewsFOOTBALL: The Warwick Wolves had two 3-1 wins in Toowoomba men's football fixtures at the weekend. The Wolves played St Alban's on Saturday night and won the reserves match 3-1 with Sam McLennan, Josh Jordan and Morgan Gilchrist scoring the ... [...]
Tue, Apr 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source