Initiative set to change the way we eat

By Hannah Williams We are what we eat and it’s time to change. Clean Plate hit the Howick Library on Monday to teach new and experienced...

First home buyers divided on accepting home ownership help

More than half of Kiwi parents say they would loan their children money interest-free to help them buy a home, according to new research...

In a spin for music charity

Ever wondered how music is created and captured on a vinyl record? With the renaissance for affection of the vinyl record in mind, a unique...

Plant fair coming to Ayrlies

Plant lovers and people who simply want to walk one of New Zealand's top gardens, can attend the two-day Ayrlies Plant Fair, on April...

A tale of two gardens at a Bucklands Beach home

A garden should have an element of mystery. You should never be able to look at a garden in two minutes flat and walk away....

Summer Snaps

Whether road tripping around the country or enjoying the parks and beaches in our own backyard, locals spent the Christmas break soaking up the...

Communities celebrate first day of summer

A rain forecast didn’t deter locals from turning up to celebrate the first day of summer at the Ormiston Activity Centre at Barry Curtis...

Minister opens well integrated Pakuranga Medical Centre

The formal ribbon-cutting of the $20m Pakuranga Medical Centre was done by Minister of Health Dr David Clark on Monday evening. The two-storied, state-of-the-art, people-centred...

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...

Botany and Flat Bush Ethnic Association on the roll

They started with 10 members in March this year and now have a membership of 450. The Botany and Flat Bush Ethnic Association, to promote...

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