Bucklands Beach Tennis Club in running for club of year

Buckland Beach Tennis Club has picked up a number of trophies at the Auckland Tennis awards. The club on May 30 picked up the following...

Winning games and going places with Pokemon

Ten-year-old Shannon Rochester has just returned from Berlin and the Pokemon Championships and is now preparing to fly to North America. He is getting used...

A day of netball in memory of Belinda-Jane Burns

Around 600 eager netballers arrived at the Howick and Pakuranga Netball Courts on Sunday for a very special tournament. Organised by Bo Burns for her...

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...

Gabby’s wheeling her way to success

 By Sarah Ellis Gabby Wright took to the netball courts at on Saturday to umpire her first competition game. This in itself may not be that...

Howick Intermediate welcomes new principal

A familiar face has taken up the reins at Howick Intermediate School. Sara Pickering looks right at home in the principal’s seat as she talks...

Graceful ballerinas in a magical dream production

There is a buzz of excitement at the Howick Dance Studio, as a large group of ballerinas lace up their pointe shoes and change...

OPINION: Petrol tax increase first part of ‘Wellbeing’ Budget

Two weeks ago the Government handed down its much heralded ‘Wellbeing’ Budget. Despite its name, the Budget does little to actually improve the well-being of...

Smoke testing begins in the fight against sewage overflow

Smoke testing has begun in Cockle Bay in a bid to reduce wastewater overflows. This comes after local residents’ cries for help to stop sewage...

Farm Cove Intermediate prepping for AIMS Games

Farm Cove Intermediate School is getting ready to participate at the AIMS Games in Tauranga in September. The school has been participating in this elite...