Police and Facebook launch Amber Alerts system

Police and Facebook have this morning launched the Amber Alerts system in New Zealand at Police National Headquarters. The Amber Alerts system assists by quickly...

Show your love in a different way this Valentines Day

Wednesday February 14th is international CHD Day, or as we like to call it in New Zealand, “Little Heart Day”.  12 babies are born...

Local poet hits the stage

Local poet John Carr is heading back to where his poetry career began. The Bucklands Beach resident has been chosen as one of five to...

Time for kids to get their hands dirty

Entries this week officially opened to the Young Gardener of the Year Awards and Kiwi kids nationwide, along with their primary schools, are encouraged...

Bullied boy became bully

For two years he sat outside the school staff room so that other kids wouldn't pick on him. Then one day he was invited by...

Elim College wins Best Creative Award

Elim Christian College's Year 11 Chinese Class took home the best creative award in the Chinese Short Film Contest, hosted by International Languages Exchanges...

Local ‘Ten Pound Pom’ publishes book to help migrants

Long-term Howick resident Clifford Owler arrived in New Zealand from Glasgow in 1956 on the HMS Captain Cook to work as a baker. Owler had...

‘I’ll remember it forever’

Performing on stage with the New York Philharmonic is a dream for most music students, but it was a dream that came to life...

Princess Poppy off to a good home

From the way she was being mobbed, it was easy to see that everyone loves Princess Poppy, the toy sensation and star of the...

Running great Dick Quax dies

* UPDATED Olympian Dick Quax has died after long and courageous battle with cancer. Quax, 70, an Auckland councillor of Pakuranga, won a silver medal in the...

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