Opinion

How we make our editorial decisions

I'm often asked why there's so much bad news - in papers, on television, and over the radio. There are different value structures which determine what warrants prominent news coverage. In some newsrooms, it'...

A great full year for MyCity Logan

As 2021 draws to a close, we at MyCity Logan are reflecting upon our first full year. We've done everything we set out to achieve, and so much more. We won an award as Logan's best media organisation, inc...

Year that was for Mick de Brenni

What a year! There’s no getting away from the challenges of Covid but I’m proud to be part of a Logan community that kept on keeping on, getting things done and reaching out a helping hand to those among us wh...

Thank you for your loyalty

From the businesses in Logan, thanks for your support. We have all had a tough year but your efforts to shop locally and support your Logan-based businesses has been greatly appreciated. Your local coffee not ...

I wish you a merry Christmas

The final countdown to Christmas is officially on! I would like to take the opportunity in my final column of the year to wish you all a Merry Christmas and reflect on the tremendous efforts of our communit...

A chance to stop, pause, reflect

With Christmas just days away it’s a chance to stop, pause, reflect, and spend quality time with family and loved ones. I know when I reflect on 2021, I think about a year that has taught us so much – resili...

I’m not overly chuffed with Christmas

Ho, ho, darn ho. Everybody's running around wishing everybody else a happy Christmas. I'm doing it too. But deep down I find myself winding up into a ball in the corner of the room, rocking motion, becaus...

The magic of Christmas

On Friday night I had the pleasure of joining more than 400 people at Mayes Cottage for the second annual Mayor’s Barbecue. Last year when the pandemic hit, we knew that Christmas would be a hard time for so...

SES crews come to the rescue

There’s much to be proud of here in Logan, especially the Energising Queensland initiative that helps our local State Emergency Services perform their best. If you’re a Logan local you know how to celebrate th...

Christmas for the spirit of giving

The festive season is officially in full swing! it is a time for us to be jolly, but it is also an opportunity to pause and reflect on the important things in life like our families, our friends, and our commun...