Values steady, sales volumes plummet

The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows nationwide residential property values for June increased 8.1 per cent over the past year which is...

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...

Tai Chi benefits Parkinson’s victims

A new Tai Chi initiative is back to help victims of Parkinson’s Disease. The Chen Tai Chi Centre in Highland Park has teamed up with...

Paddling towards life after cancer

Cancer survivors are being encouraged to pick up a paddle and get out on the water in a new initiative. PaddleOn, a four week stand...

Fact: housing crisis definitely real

Statistics produced by Auckland Council show that in the 12 months to June 2017 we completed only 6827 new houses. This is far short of...

Your local: Marine Specialist

As the Beachlands area continues to develop, Ovlov Marine Pine Harbour is also expanding. The Pine Harbour Marina- based business is growing and now has...

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...

Khanz for authentic Middle Eastern food

Khanz restaurant has a head chef, who has cooked for royalty and in leading hotels throughout the Middle East. The new Highland Park eatery...

Celebrating 15 years of connecting with the community

The huge turnout on Friday evening at the Imperial Palace Restaurant was an indication of how well connected the Pakuranga Chinese Association is with...

It’s all about trust

As customers, we can be horrible. We are demanding. We want service immediately, our standards are extremely high (we’re paying right?), We are busy and we know best.