Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Read More Global recognition for young local designer

He’s created artwork for the NBA’s Chicago Bulls, been commissioned by the United Nations and designed campaigns for internationally-renowned brands. Now, Eastern Beach graphic designer...

McClenaghan back in blue

International cricketer Mitchell McClenaghan is back in the Auckland Aces fold for the 2018-19 season, taking one of the four remaining domestic contracts. McClenaghan, from...

Uxbridge gifted grand piano

Uxbridge Arts & Culture has an exciting new addition -- a grand piano. The piano is on loan from Howick local Barbara Stroud for two...

Three named Premier Scholars

Three local students from two schools have been named as Premier Scholars following the release of the NZQA Scholarship results last week. Saint Kentigern College’s...

Ross: Changes needed in mental health care

New Zealand is experiencing a mental health crisis and some of the numbers around this issue are staggering. Almost 670 Kiwis took their own lives...

Morning commuter alert: South east Auckland affected by flooding

See more storm damage photos here. Severe localised flooding has caused damage and disruption to areas of Auckland's south eastern coast and inland Papakura. Drivers are...

Santa sleighs it in Howick

Thousands, one of the biggest crowds yet, flocked to Howick to celebrate it's 65th Santa Parade. Photos Wayne Martin.

Fire raises heritage issues

A BLAZE at an historic homestead has left its owners and civic officials working out how the property, protected by two covenants, can still...

Pak College hockey team qualify for Championship

The Pakuranga College 1st XI Boys Hockey team have qualified for the Supercity Premier Championship. This is the highest level of hockey at school level...

Happy birthday to us!

Following is an excerpt of a speech given by historian and author Alan La Roche marking the 170th anniversary of the founding of Howick....