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Right, lads, it’s time you learnt how to cook

Thanks to the help and support of the Woden Community Service, this year Men’s Kitchen is expanding from its base in Sydney to Canberra, with a new site opening at the Woden Valley Uniting Church Hall, reports KATARINA LLOYD JONES.

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KEEPING UP THE ACT

After all the stadiums he's promised us, King Andrew is holed up in Tramalot Castle, irritated by the noise of ungrateful peasants. At least that's what KEEPING UP THE ACT is telling us.

Letters

Arrogant Barr government is living in la-la land

"The ACT government is oblivious of the need to maximise the benefits from limited infrastructure funds, as its cavalier expenditure on the light rail money-pit is a prime example," says letter writer MIKE QUIRK, of Garran.

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KEEPING UP THE ACT

News from Tramalot Castle, our Dear Leader wants to know why a progressive dictatorship like his still needs elections. KEEPING UP THE ACT returns...

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Lisa left the witness box with head held high

"As a witness, Lisa Wilkinson was unruffled during the cross-examination from start to finish. Her answers were clear, all too clear as to her perceptions of the shortcomings of her employer," writes legal columnist HUGH SELBY.

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Curry needs heat to grow, too

Curry leaves are a main ingredient in Indian dishes and this plant is easy to grow in Canberra with a little care, says gardening writer JACKIE WARBURTON. 

Wine

Legal blood spills over Dracula wine

"It is intriguing that there should be a fight over the name vampire that, I would suppose, has long been in the public domain," writes wine columnist RICHARD CALVER. 

Dining

Best meal deal on the Foreshore

In an exciting start to her new "food-review year", WENDY JOHNSON landed at Black Salt Dining on the Kingston Foreshore... "It was so yum, I’ve already been back several times," she says. 

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