Shaving with own two feet

A video of a Pakuranga man with no arms shaving with his feet has catapulted him to international stardom.

Pohutukawa to go Sunday, 24 May 2015
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A significant cluster of pohutukawa in Bucklands Beach makes way for development.


Loved tale to be told by studentsSaturday, 23 May 2015
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  Everyone knows the story and Jacqueline Hood hasn’t taken too many liberties with the Lewis Carroll novel, Alice in Wonderland.


NZ War Essays

War essay winnersFriday, 01 May 2015

The recipients of prizes from the Times war essay competition. 


We salute our war essays winnersFriday, 24 April 2015

Rhian Fenton, 12, from Bucklands Beach Intermediate (BBI), and Kaleb Farr, 7, from Howick Primary, have won the top two prizes in  the Times’ war essays competition.


Sports News

Swarm optimistic ahead of seasonFriday, 22 May 2015
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The Botany Swarm has overhauled its off-season routines in a bid to improve on its second-last finish in the New Zealand Ice Hockey League (NZIHL).


Champions at lastFriday, 22 May 2015
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For the first time in its nearly 50-year history, Whitford Park Golf Club has won the Bissett Shield, the premier Auckland men’s interclub competition.


Arts & Entertainment

Drama and silliness combinedThursday, 21 May 2015
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It wasn't until the leading lady and man were chosen for St Kentigern College’s middle school production that the director discovered they were brother and sister.


Lifestyle & Leisure

Twins celebrate longevityTuesday, 05 May 2015

Twenty years have passed since the first kidney transplant between identical twins was conducted in Auckland Hospital.