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Month: January 2019

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This past year saw a phenomenal increase in the number of women opening up about instances of sexual harassment at their workplace. The ‘Me Too’ movement that gained rapid momentum has changed the status quo at quite a good number of organisations that have come forward to institute a complaints committee to address such issues. […]

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Vanessa, Sadie, Jake, and Zoe post up on the outer wall of the house. From the first swipe of your feet on the Gabriels’ front doormat—which reads “Shut the front door”—you know they’re not your average family. “They’re cool,” says interior designer Lorena Gaxiola, who has traipsed over that mat many a time. “They’re total […]

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A dining hall at the University of North Texas is redefining the way its students eat, and the effort is gaining popularity. At the UNT Mean Greens dining hall, long gone are the days of pizza and chicken wings for breakfast, lunch and dinner for college students. Chef Matthew Ward, the general manager at the […]

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Neutral shades are a far cry from ‘boring beige’ and will bring a sophisticated, low-key look to a new kitchen Looking for cream kitchen ideas? For many years we were in love with all shades of peach, cream and magnolia, and those colour choices bore the brunt of many a painter and decorators’ jokes. The […]

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Question: This is a photo of a hard rock maple dresser with an adjustable mirror. It has an image of a spinning wheel in relief on the top drawer. The set includes the dresser; a full bed with a headboard, footboard and side rails; and a chest with four drawers. The image on the footboard […]

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THE CHALLENGE: Go bold with a dining room design that’s appropriate for the holiday season. THE CHALLENGER: Katie Johnson, Katie Johnson Interior DesignTHE CONCEPT: “The inspiration behind this dining room design was to create a functional and creative space using a mix of textures and reflective surfaces. Candlelight will dance off the mirror and brass detailing in the evening while […]

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The ambitious expansion of Buckley’s Restaurant & Bar comes to fruition Wednesday, when the new dining room opens in the building next to the original restaurant, at 801 N. Cass St. Buckley’s will have a new chef to go with its new dining rooms: Van Luu, who is a fine-dining veteran of Milwaukee restaurants including Bacchus and the […]

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Police have been kept busy with break-ins and malicious damage over the Christmas / New Year break. A house on Bogan Gate Road was ransacked by would-be thieves. Police said offenders had removed a flyscreen and smashed a window to gain access to the house before trashing the rooms. At time of preparing for print they […]

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PM Modi in Port Blair hoisted the high mast flag at South Point. New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Port Blair today to mark the 75th anniversary of freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose’s declaration of the formation of the Azad Hind government in 1943. The prime minister is scheduled to release a commemorative […]