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Toowoomba ChronicleChoat has another attempt at Toowoomba Regional CouncilToowoomba ChronicleMURRAY Choat has indicated that he will again stand for Toowoomba Regional Council in the upcoming election. Mr Choat, who has had unsuccessful tilts at earlier elections, said he wanted to see changes in a bid to make the region a better place to live ... [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleChef brings Thai food cooking secrets to ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleA TOOWOOMBA cafe, retail space and cooking school is working to give residents a chance to learn how to make the best cuisine for themselves. The Sauce Kitchen is bringing the flavours of Thai and Asian cooking to the region, with future Masterchefs ...and more [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleThree sets of twins together at the Toowoomba nurseryToowoomba ChronicleThree sets of twins were an unusual site at the Toowoomba Mother's Hospital. This photo was published in The Chronicle on June 7, 1986. Two sets of parents were Rodney and Margaret Reed and Bruce and Rita Concas. The third is still unknown.and more [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleFears for missing 62-year-old Toowoomba woman growToowoomba ChronicleWHEN Toowoomba woman Barbara Troughton failed to turn up to work 11 days ago, her employees got worried. It was unlike the 62-year-old Herries St shop owner to just not show up, and alarm bells began sounding. Mrs Troughton's husband Ray McCaul ... [...]
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Toowoomba's ambo dispatchers in baby boomToowoomba ChronicleSo with a rise in the region's imminent baby deliveries, the Toowoomba ambulance communications team is well suited to guiding mums to be through the birthing process. After all, three team members have just welcomed new bundles of joy and another two ...and more [...]
Fri, Feb 05, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Thieves caught stealing from Toowoomba business jailedToowoomba ChronicleTWO men caught in the act of an early morning break and enter of a Toowoomba work site have been sentenced to jail. Ross Ian Burgess, 36, and Frank Herbert Bond, 33, pleaded guilty to seven charges stemming from the one instance where they were ...and more [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba salads are still safe to eatToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA residents have no reason to be concerned about a ready-to-eat salad mix nationwide recall that has been linked to salmonella anatum cases. The recall was announced on Wednesday afternoon and affected pre-packed lettuce products ... [...]
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ABC LocalNo grout about it: Viral Toowoomba tile shop sign continues to trend on social mediaABC LocalWhen Emma Manteufel wrote a slogan on the sign outside her work a year ago, she never thought it would be shared hundreds of thousands of times on social media. External Link: Viral tile FB post. "I'm a sales consultant; my everyday job is helping ... [...]
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Toowoomba Chronicle10 things to do this weekend in ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleWHEN: Saturday, 6am to 6pm and Sunday 6am to 1pm; WHERE: Toowoomba Showgrounds. 2016 will be the 44th Toowoomba Swap Meet and it is now counted among the biggest three such events in Australia. The event is organised and managed solely ...and more [...]
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Complete guide to markets of the Toowoomba regionToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA'S newest My Local Feast Farmers' Markets are on every Thursday, rain, hail or shine. Each week the list of stallholders grows and a huge effort is made to ensure there is variety and stallholders who comply with the Australian Farmers ... [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleBubble bursts on Toowoomba tea shop's CBD storeToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA'S only dedicated bubble tea store is moving from the CBD to greener pastures. Bubble Tea City Toowoomba is in the process of moving from its former site on Ruthven St into a new location at Clifford Gardens. Delays in fitting out the new ... [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba Councillor takes up Relay baton as PatronToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA Councillor Carol Taylor will show her support for local cancer patients and join former Heritage CEO John Minz in the role of Patron of Toowoomba Relay For Life this May. Cr Taylor will open the Cancer Council Queensland event, set down for ...and more [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleLocal spend a win for Toowoomba regionToowoomba ChronicleBoth sides have played a role in ensuring council money remains in the Toowoomba region. While council has undergone a cultural change for the better, the region's companies have also improved their processes to ensure they can compete with outsiders.and more [...]
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Toowoomba businessman takes on farming expoToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA businessman Bob Carroll has taken over one of the state's biggest rural expos. The Australian Events director has been handed the reins of Farm Fantastic, Queensland's largest rural, retail, home and lifestyle expo. Mr Carroll said he wanted ... [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba supports refugees through protestToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA residents are invited to stand in support of 267 asylum seekers, including children, who could be returned to Nauru after medical treatment in Australia. Greens representative Louise Noble said she was hosting a protest as a mark of ...and more [...]
Thu, Feb 04, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba Chronicle6 best Indian restaurants in ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleFOUND at 62 Margaret St, East Toowoomba, Everest Spice is open every day for lunch from 10.30am to 3pm, and dinner from 4.30pm to midnight. "Everest spice is amazing! They haven't let me down ever," said XKayeleigh Ox. "Everest spice is without a ... [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba local earns coveted place at ADFAToowoomba ChronicleThe Toowoomba local was welcomed as an official member of the Royal Australian Navy at an Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) Appointment Ceremony at the Queensland Maritime Museum in Brisbane. Senior Military Recruitment Officer for ...and more [...]
Thu, Feb 04, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleOakey man puts hand up for Toowoomba Regional CouncilToowoomba ChronicleOAKEY man Craig Commens wants to run for Toowoomba Regional Council in the upcoming election. He cites his achievements as organising charity events like the 2011 Oakey Flood Relief Concert despite his own home being flooded. Mr Commens has ...and more [...]
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Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba we've mist you: heavy fog clouds cityToowoomba ChronicleVISIBILITY is low in the Garden City this morning after a thick fog descended on Toowoomba late last night. In the city the fog is limiting visibility, dropping in some places to as low as 20m. A Bureau of Meteorology spokesman said instruments at ... [...]
Thu, Feb 04, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba Swap Meet could be best yetToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA Swap Meet organisers are preparing for what they say could be the best yet. The Darling Downs Veteran and Vintage Motor Club has organised the event since 1973 and have seen about 15,000 visitors each year from across the country. [...]
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