Author Archives: Jenan

Data demands action on state of waste

By Jenan Taylor Australia’s food waste report card shows our bad habits are costing us billions of dollars and contributing to environmental decline.  An analysis of related State Government data shows Victorian householders throw away an estimated $4 billion worth of … Continue reading

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Farce and loathing in suburbia

By Jenan Taylor. A tussle in Berwick over a Greek statue in the midst of its ANZAC memorial strip may shed light on suburban dynamics. Tom Watson keeps most of his collection close at hand in a yellow folder. Aristos … Continue reading

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Bakery wins seats after planning debacle

Iconic Oasis Bakery has won its seats back after the Murrumbeena eatery appealed successfully against planning rules. The Middle Eastern café lost 48 chairs, more than half its seats, after neighbouring businesses complained to Glen Eira Council last year that … Continue reading

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