It was a week of bad weather, bad blood and bad poetry, writes PHILIP MATTHEWS.
Tomorrow, thousands of folk at least 120 dogs will take part in the second Press Summer Starter.
OPINION: Warren Feeney takes a tram tour around the inner-city and is surprised by what he hears.
OPINION: Why is Christchurch being filled with large corporate-style buildings that look the same?
SATIRE: New Zealand Police Application Form For Access To Information For The Purposes Of Academic Research.
EDITORIAL: How can Redcliffs School advocates convince the minister it should stay?
OPINION: It is better to give than to receive, especially when your gift is the type that can break a relationship.
OPINION: The independent review confirming that the Christchurch City Council botched the $40 million development of new planning rules for the city is tragic.
OPINION: The Body Festival could be the first of many artistic and cultural casualties
OPINION: Cecile Meier says "au revoir" after writing more than 100 columns for The Press.
EDITORIAL: In the week The Press launches a campaign aimed at re-engaging the city in a conversation about its future, development delays continue to frustrate.
Today we are taking action for Christchurch and join us in making Christchurch a great place to be.
What is frustrating is that we already know what makes for great cities. . . so why are we working on untested assumptions?
OPINION: The vision for this city must have a focus on the 5-year-old whose world will be very different than the one we know today.
Broken streets and empty shops do not reflect the New Brighton community, writes Johnny Moore.
OPINION: Tabai Matson at shortest odds to take over from Blackadder.
We want your ideas and leadership to ensure Christchurch is A Great Place to Be.
OPINION: Sometimes, in our everyday lives, you forget who you are and what makes you happy.
The latest aviation tourism tragedy on Fox Glacier has to be investigated more thoroughly than the last.
OPINION: There is a heightened need for diligence and action against violence, Bishop Victoria Matthews says.
OPINION: Yes, we are blessed. Much of the world is hungry.
OPINION: The West’s choice is no longer between dictatorship and democracy; it is between dictatorship and chaos.
OPINION: It's about time the Christchurch City Council bares its enforcement fangs against litterbugs.
OPINION: New Zealand's first climate-change refugees will be our native coastal animals and plants.
OPINION: Swearing is very useful for self-expression, humour, control, pain relief and "non-violent retribution".
Hospitality NZ is keen to remind the cautious amongst us, that we can still drink and drive.
Confronting New Zealand's horrific child homicide record may be the best way to save lives.
OPINION: As he did so often on the rugby field, rugby's global superstar, Jonah Lomu, overshadowed other news this week, writes ALASTAIR PAULIN.
OPINION: Why the imminent re-opening of the Christchurch Art Gallery is cause for celebration
Criminal deportees are a problem but at least we ain't Paris.