Help Lions stuff a campervan with jammies

Bucklands Beach Lions Club needs the community's help filling a motorhome with pyjamas for kids who really need them this winter. The club's Roger Robinson...

Budget focus needed on teachers, health, police

In just seven days we’ll learn what the Government’s major investment priorities are when it unveils Budget 2019. In a strong and growing economy we...

Howick’s blue artwork removed for repairs

Crawford Reserve’s controversial blue artwork ‘Kid Justice’ has been temporarily removed for repairs. Vandals recently damaged the feet of the $55,000 artwork, which was erected...

50 principals at Howick College

Howick College will welcome a delegation of approximately 50 Brazilian principals and education professionals from the UNESCO Associated Schools Network (ASPnet) to the school...

Preserving food in a Fencible village

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary celebrations, the Times continues its series giving readers a glimpse of life as it...

Prems fail to adapt

Desperate times call for desperate measures and Waitemata showed just what can be done in such situations with a convincing win over Pakuranga United...

OPINION: Warriors show cohesion

It has usually been the kiss of death on the rare occasion I have felt compelled to praise the Warriors' performance in the NRL...

War medals stolen

Local resident Kate Strawbridge is hoping the public can help recover stolen war medals and an antique trumpet. Strawbridge has gone to police and has...

New whanau room at Riverina School

It was a community celebration on Friday as Riverina School opened their whanau room during their Mother’s Day Assembly. The whanau room was a project...

Teachers’ residency rejected due to low pay

Two local beginner teachers have had their residency application rejected because their starting salary is too low. Chané and Chris van Tonder, both qualified teachers,...