Special legal services

Getting quality legal advice is now much easier for Pohutukawa Coast residents. Special services for locals are now on offer from Braden Matson and Breanna...

Building strong relationships with the community

It’s easy to see that owner-operators of FreshChoice Half Moon Bay supermarket Chris Harris and Juliet Monaghan are a hands-on team. Before you even meet...

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...

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...

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...

Good news for birds, bad news for pests

It’s now easier for the community to join the fight to protect native bird species. Howick ward residents can now borrow pest traps from a...

Winter wellness – Ways to avoid troublesome bugs

With winter well on its way it’s hard not to think about catching a cold (or even influenza), once or several times during the...

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...

Who’s in the kitchen with Spud?

The kitchen, it seems, has become a cook’s playground during the Covid-19 lockdown. Housebound families are enjoying meal and baking challenges and, in many cases,...

Dawn: a stunning spectacle where circus theatre meets orchestra

For someone who had never worked out, Mary Piggins can’t believe that she is the lead in the visually stunning production Dawn. It is a...

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Howick
light rain
13.3 ° C
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