WHEN Paul Antonio was called into Brisbane 10 years ago, the Millmerran mayor had little clue that Peter Beattie was planning to dissolve his council.
THE Toowoomba Regional Council will start 109 initiatives within the next 12 months, which it hopes will prepare for a population of more than 200,000 by 2038.
ONE of Toowoomba's top night-life destinations, The Vault on Ruthven, has big plans for its fourth birthday this month.
THE Darling Downs could lose an extra $4 billion in agricultural exports each year within 20 years if the Inland Rail was not connected to the Port of Brisbane.
THE council will radically revamp how the Regional Arts Development Fund is allocated, voting to employ consultants to disperse the $100,000 funding.
A CHILDCARE centre big enough to cater for 80 pupils has been approved in one of Toowoomba's largest suburbs.
TOOWOOMBA’S business, political and economic leaders have pushed for federal defence and agriculture jobs to be moved to the region.
A NEW service station and childcare centre proposed for a growing western suburb of Toowoomba has been approved for the site of an old rugby league ground.
MAYOR Paul Antonio will today face a committee to make the case for why Toowoomba should earn a department as part of the Coalition's decentralisation plan.
HELEN Black has prisoners completing real graphic design jobs for customers - now she wants to do the same thing with coding.