24 Dec '12, 9am

Revitalising Orchard Road

http://www.straitstimes.com/archive/...years-20121222 Orchard Road through the years The success rate when it comes to injecting vibrancy into Orchard Road - from late night shopping to the building of underground linkways - has been spotty. Jessica Lim recaps its journey. Published on Dec 22, 2012 Pedestrianising Orchard Road IN 1989, a stretch of Orchard Road - from the junction with Scotts Road to Killiney Road - was closed off to traffic once a month on a Sunday. The stretch was filled with bazaars and carnivals, drawing up to 200,000 people each time. What happened: The closures stopped in 1992 as public enthusiasm petered out. Since then, there have been suggestions to repedestrianise Orchard Road by groups like the Singapore Retailers Association and Orchard Road Business Association (Orba). Urban verandahs IN 1996, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) introduced...

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20 spots to get meals under $7 at Orchard Road

soshiok.com 24 Dec '12, 1am

If you are hungry while shopping along Orchard Road, there is no need to break the bank to feast. Singapore's glitziest sh...

Where to get meals under $7 along Orchard Road

soshiok.com 23 Dec '12, 5am

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Rent in Orchard Rd prime areas down 0.28% in Q4

lushhomemedia.com 24 Dec '12, 12am

Prime area rent for shopping malls and retailers in Orchard Road inched down 0.28 per cent this quarter, compared to the p...

How did Orchard look like 50 years ago?

How did Orchard look like 50 years ago?

Last time I went down Orchard Road, about 10 years ago, I was astounded at the change. It was almost impossible to get a s...

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Dior Opening at TANGS Orchard

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Dog Guards His Dead Mate In Middle of Chinese Road

Dog Guards His Dead Mate In Middle of Chinese Road

care2.com 24 Dec '12, 9pm

For six hours, a stray dog stayed near his mate after she was hit by a car in the middle of a traffic-filled road in Zhang...

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Orchard Road feels the heat

forums.condosingapore.com 21 Dec '12, 9am

On the surface, Orchard Road may look like a thriving shopping street, but dig deeper and one will find there is a need fo...

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ladyironchef.com 23 Dec '12, 9am

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BREAKING: The Lions are going to have a victory parade through Orchard road tomorrow to add to the jam.

BREAKING: The Lions are going to have a victory...

channelnewsasia.com 22 Dec '12, 12pm

SINGAPORE: Fans will get a chance to show their support for the Lions at a Welcome Home Parade on Sunday. The national tea...

via Silicon Valley Nation: Five epic road trips - EE Times (blog)

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eetimes.com 21 Dec '12, 10pm

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Rents on Orchard Road fringes turning soft

forums.condosingapore.com 19 Dec '12, 11am

http://www.businesstimes.com.sg/prem...-soft-20121219 Published December 19, 2012 Rents on Orchard Road fringes turning so...

Top 5 Transitional Road Running Shoes of 2012: Earlier today I posted my top 3 most disappointing running shoes

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Earlier today I posted my top 3 most disappointing running shoes of 2012 - I wanted to get the bad news out of the way fir...