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Keep the old in Lavender, create space for the new

As Singapore approaches its 50th year of nation-building and honours early contributors though initiatives such as the Pioneer Generation Package, it is apt to review the approach towards the “pioneer” building stock. 884 more words

General News

MARINA ONE saves developers' sales in October

DEVELOPERS may have sold more units in October than in September, but take away just one project and the picture is decidedly less rosy.

In all, developers sold 765 private homes in October, 18 per cent higher than the 648 units sold in September, according to data released by Urban Redevelopment Authority on Monday. 551 more words


Singapore's second oldest Catholic Church undergoes restoration works

After years in disrepair, the crumbling 145-year-old Church of Saints Peter and Paul in Queen Street is finally being given an $8 million restoration.

Parish priest John Chua said the year-long restoration is to update the building to meet safety standards, while maintaining the original essence of the space. 443 more words


12 Sentosa Cove luxury villas relaunched at a discount

XIMENG Land, controlled by mainland China parties, is relaunching the balance 12 luxury villas on Pearl Island in Sentosa Cove at $2,185 psf on land area. 361 more words


Dance the night away

After living in Peru for nearly a year (between this year and last), it seems traditional regional dances are perhaps the most valued form of culture that is actively practised here in northern, coastal Peru.  387 more words

Photos To Ponder

One year celebrations

Tonight we had some team training for our detached youth work team and realised it was our first birthday! We celebrated with cake.
As we did our termly review with StreetSpace, I was once again encouraged and blessed to see how far we’ve come. 119 more words