Bag snatch:Daylight robbery at Meadowlands

By Jim Birchall A brazen daylight robbery, the second similar incident in the past month, occurred at Meadowlands on Saturday, November 9. According to a witness...

Top chef: Kaur blimey, Jasmine a hit in Spain

Nineteen thousand kilometres is a long way to travel for truffles, but for Farm Cove local Jasbir Kaur it’s all in a day’s work. The...

British Open leaders confirmed for NZ Women’s Open

Three of the top-six finishers from today’s British Women’s Open, led by runner-up Jodi Ewart Shadoff, have confirmed their places in next month’s MCKAYSON...

No Ordinary Man- The untold tale of Arthur Purchas

‘Smales Trail’ author’s latest offering chronicles the extraordinary Arthur Purchas Arthur Purchas was said to be perhaps the most gifted person ever to come to...

The terror and hope of Easter

BY: BRETT JONES Terror has long been a weapon wielded by those who seek to impose their world view on others. And when it happens to...

Eco-café is making a difference

One of our own is changing the way Aucklander’s think about sustainability. Pakuranga resident, Taryn Shirkey, is the founder of the new Auckland pop-up cafe,...

Help Kiwi kids with cancer

Child Cancer Foundation is calling for volunteers nationwide to lend a hand for its annual street collection, taking place on Friday 16th and Saturday...

Flight TE901: Hope for Erebus Memorial

The Howick-based spokesperson for the Erebus National Memorial proposed for a Parnell park is hopeful the plan gets the go-ahead next week. Rev Dr. Richard...

Rally team crashes out

A local rally team crashed out of the weekend’s International Rally of Whangarei after a promising start. Flat Bush-based Matt Jensen (Maddy J) and co-driver...

Man arrested following car park assault on East Tamaki Road

  Counties Manukau Police have arrested and charged a man in relation to the serious assault which occurred on East Tamaki Road last Saturday, August...


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