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Sumners Hollywood Cinema closing

Sumner's Hollywood Cinema closing

Friday, 6 September 2013 12:32 a.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch's last suburban cinema has been deemed unsafe and will close for strenthening work, forcing the postponement of the 2013 Italian Film Festival.

Sumners Hollywood cinema to close

Sumner's Hollywood cinema to close

Thursday, 5 September 2013 11:43 p.m. by MediaStuff

Sumner's Hollywood Cinema has been ordered to close, forcing the postponement of the 2013 Italian Film Festival.

Worst-hit people still without help

Worst-hit people still without help

Thursday, 5 September 2013 10:02 p.m. by MediaStuff



Three years on: I had to turn to antidepressants

Three years on: I had to turn to antidepressants

Thursday, 5 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff



CERA announces buildings to be acquired

CERA announces buildings to be acquired

Thursday, 5 September 2013 12:05 p.m. by MediaRNZ

A unit of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority has released final details of properties it will have to acquire to complete the north and east frames for the new central city.

Gym in the frame, strip club out

Gym in the frame, strip club out

Thursday, 5 September 2013 10:52 a.m. by MediaThePress

A Christchurch strip club will be bowled to make way for central city parks and walkways but a neighbouring gym is allowed to stay.

Road repairs ramping up to unprecedented level

Road repairs ramping up to 'unprecedented' level

Thursday, 5 September 2013 10:52 a.m. by MediaThePress

Work to repair Christchurch's earthquake-damaged streets will ramp up to an "unprecedented" level by the year's end.

Decision to bowl strip club nothing to do with morals

Decision to bowl strip club 'nothing to do with morals'

Thursday, 5 September 2013 10:52 a.m. by MediaThePress

A Christchurch strip club will be bowled to make way for central city parks and walkways but a neighbouring gym is allowed to stay.

Three years on: Rents driving locals out

Three years on: Rents driving locals out

Thursday, 5 September 2013 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff



Despair as historic kiln demolished

Despair as historic kiln demolished

Thursday, 5 September 2013 4:35 a.m. by MediaStuff

Heritage advocates have lost a battle to save a historic building that looked set to be restored.

Three years on: Im barely coping

Three years on: I'm barely coping

Thursday, 5 September 2013 4:00 a.m. by MediaStuff



Three years on: No light at the end of the tunnel

Three years on: No light at the end of the tunnel

Thursday, 5 September 2013 1:08 a.m. by MediaStuff



Calendars Girls condemned, Les Mills to stay

Calendars Girls condemned, Les Mills to stay

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 10:29 p.m. by MediaThePress

Calendar Girls looks set to be demolished to make way for the city's green frame, but the Les Mills building will be left.

Strip club may be demolished but gym to stay

Strip club may be demolished but gym to stay

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 10:29 p.m. by MediaThePress

Les Mills gym and the Christchurch Club will not be bought by the Crown but Calendar Girls and the former IRD building look set to be demolished.

Christchurch CBD shows signs of recovery

Christchurch CBD shows signs of recovery

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 5:40 p.m. by Media3News

Inside Christchurch's CBD signs of the rebuild are springing up everywhere.

Three years on: EQC process wasting money

Three years on: EQC process 'wasting money'

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff



Brooklands cleanup three years on

Brooklands cleanup three years on

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 12:53 p.m. by MediaRNZ

Making money out of thin air

Making money out of thin air

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 11:51 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch ratepayers could soon be making money out of thin air.

Christchurchs changing face post-quake

Christchurch's changing face post-quake

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 9:15 a.m. by Media3News

 

Quake anniversary: Claims remain incomplete

Quake anniversary: Claims remain incomplete

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 8:06 a.m. by MediaHerald

About 5000 Canterbury earthquake claims remain incomplete, unresolved or not scheduled for completion, according to figures from the Insurance Council of New Zealand.Today marks the third anniversary of the 7.1-magnitude Canterbury...

Thousands still waiting on quake claims

Thousands still waiting on quake claims

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 5:56 a.m. by MediaRNZ

Three years since first Canterbury quake

Three years since first Canterbury quake

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 5:44 a.m. by Media3News

 

Insurance settlement imminent for Forsyth Barr

Insurance settlement imminent for Forsyth Barr

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 4:58 a.m. by MediaThePress

The fate of one of Christchurch's last remaining high-rises is still to be determined, but the owners are close to settling their insurance claim

Christchurch - bruised and battered

Christchurch - bruised and battered

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 4:00 a.m. by MediaStuff



Three years on: Stuck in a shambles

Three years on: Stuck in a shambles

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 3:42 a.m. by MediaStuff



Three years on: Safety not taken seriously

Three years on: Safety not taken seriously

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 3:42 a.m. by MediaStuff



Three years on: Rebuild priorities skewed

Three years on: Rebuild priorities 'skewed'

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 3:30 a.m. by MediaStuff



Canterbury building activity drops

Canterbury building activity drops

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 1:30 a.m. by MediaThePress

A drop in building activity in Canterbury is no cause for concern, Statistics NZ says.

Three years on: I stopped feeling safe

Three years on: I stopped feeling safe

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 1:29 a.m. by MediaStuff



Three years on: Sly politicians let us down

Three years on: 'Sly' politicians let us down

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 1:24 a.m. by MediaStuff



Three years on: Its a rollercoaster ride

Three years on: It's a rollercoaster ride

Wednesday, 4 September 2013 12:45 a.m. by MediaStuff



EQC has paid $6b in claims

EQC has paid $6b in claims

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 10:40 p.m. by MediaStuff

Insurance and the Earthquake Commission (EQC) continue to stress and frustrate Cantabrians on the third anniversary of the September 4 earthquake, but it is surprising how many issues pre-dating the first earthquake still trouble the city.

Three years on: EQC staff struggle too

Three years on: EQC staff struggle too

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 10:30 p.m. by MediaStuff



Chch quake victim moving back

Chch quake victim moving back

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 8:09 p.m. by Media3News

Tony believes that not only should he be able to stay, but he and his immediate neighbours could save the taxpayer millions of dollars by doing so.

September 4: Three year report card

September 4: Three year report card

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Three years to the day since the first big earthquake struck Canterbury, how do you rate progress? How confident are you in plans for the future?

September 4: Three year report card

September 4: Three year report card

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Three years to the day since the first big earthquake struck Canterbury, how do you rate progress? How confident are you in plans for the future?

The death of resilience by 1000 paper cuts

The death of resilience by 1000 paper cuts

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Do I need to even say it?

I dont give a toss about the Town Hall

'I don't give a toss about the Town Hall'

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

I am cold. I am tired. I am frustrated. My government has forgotten me and my insurance company is slower than snails racing through peanut butter.

Three years on: Aftershocks made me leave

Three years on: Aftershocks made me leave

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff



Many still struggle with quake impact

Many still struggle with quake impact

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 12:06 p.m. by MediaStuff

The Press asked its readers this week to tell us about their lives three years on from the September, 4, 2010, earthquake. This is an abridged version of what they told us.

Pre-quake issues still linger

Pre-quake issues still linger

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 12:06 p.m. by MediaStuff

Insurance and the Earthquake Commission (EQC) continue to stress and frustrate Cantabrians on the third anniversary of the September 4 earthquake, but it is surprising how many issues pre-dating the first earthquake still trouble the city.

Banner makes landlords frustration clear

Banner makes landlord's frustration clear

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 12:06 p.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch landlord has made his frustrations with the Earthquake Commission (EQC) and insurance company IAG clear.

EQC has paid $6b in claims

EQC has paid $6b in claims

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 12:06 p.m. by MediaStuff

Insurance and the Earthquake Commission (EQC) continue to stress and frustrate Cantabrians on the third anniversary of the September 4 earthquake, but it is surprising how many issues pre-dating the first earthquake still trouble the city.

Bitter: If I could leave Chch I would

Bitter: 'If I could leave Chch I would'

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 4:35 a.m. by MediaStuff

3 years ago I think we were on a pretty good high, on no-one was critically injured and we all swapped stories saying wow we survived a major earthquake.

If I could leave Chch I would

'If I could leave Chch I would'

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 4:35 a.m. by MediaStuff

Three years ago I thought we were on a pretty good high - no-one was critically injured and we all swapped stories saying wow, we survived a major earthquake.

Multimillion-dollar project set to start

Multimillion-dollar project set to start

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 1:44 a.m. by MediaStuff

Arrow International (NZ) has secured project management of one of the largest commercial projects to come to market since the Christchurch rebuild began, the company said today.

Christchurch better than ever

Christchurch 'better than ever'

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 1:32 a.m. by MediaStuff

Christchurch is an exciting place to be right now. There is a growing sense of anticipation for what the new CBD will look like. There is construction and destruction work happening everywhere.

Three years on: Liquefaction taught us a lot

Three years on: Liquefaction taught us a lot

Tuesday, 3 September 2013 12:45 a.m. by MediaStuff



Interactive map reveals Christchurchs post-quake progress

Interactive map reveals Christchurch's post-quake progress

Monday, 2 September 2013 7:43 p.m. by MediaHerald Popular

Progress on how a post-disaster Christchurch is likely to look has been tracked with an online, interactive map.

Multi-storey building jacked up for repairs

Multi-storey building jacked up for repairs

Monday, 2 September 2013 3:20 a.m. by MediaThePress

When Greg Tudor took an ''educated risk'' in hoisting his building off the ground for earthquake repairs, he had no idea the multi-million dollar operation was going to work.

Mood check: Three years since Sept 4

Mood check: Three years since Sept 4

Monday, 2 September 2013 2:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Wednesday will mark three years since a terrifying magnitude 7.1 earthquake shook Canterbrians out of their beds at 4.35am on September 4.

1000 building consents get sign-off

1000 building consents get sign-off

Sunday, 1 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Canterbury's residential rebuild may finally be in full swing.

Heritage tourism survives in Christchurch

Heritage tourism survives in Christchurch

Sunday, 1 September 2013 5:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

Some parts of Christchurch's heritage tourism trail may have disappeared off the map but the city centre can still capture the hearts of visitors, some operators say.

Builder keen to box on

Builder keen to 'box on'

Sunday, 1 September 2013 10:59 a.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch entrepreneur has created an innovative system to make the "worst part" of a builder's job easier and faster.

Entrepreneurs faster, easier way of building

Entrepreneur's faster, easier way of building

Sunday, 1 September 2013 10:59 a.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch entrepreneur has created an innovative system to make the "worst part" of a builder's job easier and faster.

20,000 people for city centre?

20,000 people for city centre?

Sunday, 1 September 2013 10:49 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Government wants 20,000 residents living in Christchurch's inner city - and is formulating a plan to achieve it.

Residents play part updating Chch Google Maps

Residents play part updating Chch Google Maps

Saturday, 31 August 2013 5:13 p.m. by Media3News

The lack of a decent online map of Christchurch has been one of the great frustrations for residents after the earthquakes.

Last day for flat land red zone offers

Last day for flat land red zone offers

Saturday, 31 August 2013 11:05 a.m. by MediaRNZ

Saturday is the final day for those living on flat land in residential red zone in Christchurch to accept Government offers on their properties and move out of their homes.

Strong quake hits near Christchurch

Strong quake hits near Christchurch

Saturday, 31 August 2013 8:59 a.m. by Media3News

A strong 4.3 magnitude earthquake has shaken Christchurch.

Town hall vote timing queried

Town hall vote timing queried

Saturday, 31 August 2013 1:14 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's potential new leaders are split over whether the decision to restore the earthquake- damaged town hall should have been left until after this year's local body elections.