Battling it out on world stage

They smashed out the moves with precision and went on to win the Battleground New Zealand Hip Hop competition in Hamilton recently. The two hip...

Botany playgroup welcomes all

There’s a new playgroup in town and parents and caregivers are invited to bring their little ones to join the fun. East City Wesleyan Church...

Orchestra brings beats to Howick

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) musicians are heading to All Saints Church in Howick on Monday  July 1 to showcase the incredibly versatile side of...

Wearable arts showcases diversity at Somerville Intermediate

There are seven schools and 121 garments to be showcased at the Wear The World 2019 a Wearable Arts Showcase to be held at...

Theatre Review: Now that’s a plot!

THE LADYKILLERS Genre: Comedy / Drama Directed by: Laurie Mills Reviewed by: Sarah Ellis Times rating: 4.5 stars The stage is set in Post War Britain. Mrs Wilberforce, a...

Fox and star cast interpret “Bird” Parker’s classic work

By PJ Taylor Rodger Fox is New Zealand’s king of big band jazz, but his latest musical project fuses the instruments of the classical domain...

Struggles of refugee in children’s book

  Refugees are vulnerable. Unlike immigrants they are “forcibly displaced” to another country, says Millard Rashidi, A Year 13 student at Ormiston Senior College. Millard arrived...

Chinese new year: welcoming the god of wealth

By Farida Master At this time of the year, educator and community worker Rosa Chow gets busy making around 250 auspicious red packets for the...

Matt: ‘I should have been more honest’

In a surprise move, Whitford resident and star of reality show Matt Hancock was voted out of a nail-biting episode of Survivor New Zealand on...

Local dancer shines on stage with Bieber

Dancing on stage with Justin Bieber is a dream for millions of girls around the world, but for 11-year-old Erin Stuck, it was a...


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