Will Howick be Auckland’s first pest free suburb?

Farm Cove Intermediate School has taken the lead in getting rats to leave town. They are not playing the Piped Piper of Hamelin but are...

Parents, are you Raising Financially Independent Children?

We know that it’s getting harder for each generation to get ahead financially and so, as parents, we must equip our children with tools...

It’s a new year for new goals

With the New Year upon us, the Times spoke with Howick nutritionist Danijela Unkovich on how to achieve a healthier lifestyle and mindset in...

Warm up for winter with efficent home ventilation

An efficient ventilation system is essential to keep the house dry and warm, especially in the colder months. Everyday activities like cooking, showering and drying...

Young chefs prepare for opening of cafe

  Students of Somerville Intermediate School are having a trial run for the opening of a new school cafe to be run by the students. The official...

A special glow this winter

A change of seasons calls for a new makeover. It’s time to cut, colour, pamper and indulge with warmer, natural and softer colours. Working their...

Splash Pad for Pakuranga

The first spadeful of dirt has officially been turned at the Lloyd Elsmore Park site of what will soon be east Auckland’s new splash...

Citizens Advice Bureau for free advice

It’s nearly 40 years since the Pakuranga Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) opened in a prefab in a Pakuranga car park. Countless people have been...

Welcoming the Year of the Dog

  Representatives from race relations, Human Rights Commission, Howick Local Board, police, pastors, school principals and other prominent members of the community were there in...

Cost of building up 3.5 per cent

The latest QVcostbuilder data shows the average cost of building a new home in New Zealand’s four largest cities has risen on average by...

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