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A grandparents support line, Canpages lay offs and Victoria collects

It's a way to give grandparents raising grandchildren much needed support. A  new phone line for extended relatives who have taken over childcare was created in response to the need. We get feedback. 


Ringing an end to the biggest book in your house. Canpages has laid off hundreds of workers all over the country, including in Victoria. So we are asking, is this the end of an era for the big yellow telephone directory?


Touring the living rooms of strangers. Arts columnist Jennifer Chrumka takes us to an exhibit where some of Victoria's most remarkable private collections are on display.

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