Tag Archives: Steve Brown

Independents now ineffective?

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Is Robyn Lambley (at left) in breach of the Electoral Act by touting a new party, asks her former opponent in Araluen, Steve Brown (at right). FULL STORY »

24/7 youth centre push continues but no location yet

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24/7 youth centre: bridge between us and them?

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The first meeting brought together a lot of the right adults if not the kids themselves and too few of their families. There were as many ideas as people and occasionally tempers frayed. How many stay on board for the long haul will be crucial. KIERAN FINNANE reports. FULL STORY »

Memo Club for 24/7 youth centre?

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It is suitable and close enough to the CBD, says promoter Steve Brown. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. FULL STORY »

Problem kids: The whole town must help

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“You can’t stop kids from violent neglected backgrounds with rules, threats of dire consequence or incarceration, an outcome for them that is probably much better than being at home,” says Steve Brown (pictured). Report by ERWIN CHLANDA.

 

UPDATE May 26, 5.40pm: Steve Brown will be calling a public meeting. See readers’ comment box. FULL STORY »

Transport Hall fiasco may revive pressure groups

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Government incompetence climaxing with the possible loss or down-sizing of the National Transport Hall of Fame may trigger the revival of Advance Alice and Action for Alice groups, writes STEVE BROWN. FULL STORY »

Steve Brown will not stand

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Health, communications and financial stress made it too hard, he says, and he will “observe from the bench”. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

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Aboriginal flag on Anzac Hill? Give the right to others as well.

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Aboriginal flag celebrates a race, not a nation, says Cr Steve Brown who says he will be seeking re-election to the Alice Springs Town Council. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

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Cr Brown: Keep the civic centre loan until surplus is known

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Town Councillor Steve Brown (pictured) writes about his health, his plans for his role in public life and the vexed question of paying off the council’s civic centre loan.

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‘We are Australian’ new anthem?

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Inclusiveness should be the spirit of Australia Day, writes STEVE BROWN in his contribution to our Rest & Reflection summer series. And he suggests the Seeker’s hit would, as the national anthem, better describe what Aussies are all about.

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