Jennifer’s tortoise tale a true story

She’s one of two local authors nominated in the 2017 Children and Young Adults Book Awards, and Jennifer Beck is taking it all in...

Triumphs, trivia and laughs

Pakuranga Rotary Club is holding a ‘Triumphs and Trivia’ event on Saturday, July 22 at Edgewater College. Teams can compete for prizes, and are encouraged...

Special reunion celebrates history of Queenstown aviation pioneers

An enthusiastic group of aviation pioneers and their families will gather in Queenstown from April 7-9 for a special reunion organised by local aviation...

Reeves Road Flyover to enhance community

The latest artist impressions of the Reeves Road Flyover have been released. The vision is that the four-lane flyover will not only reduce congestion and...

Junior doctors’ strike proceeding this week

Counties Manukau District Health Board said it has full contingency plans in place ahead of the expected industrial action by resident doctors at a...

Contractors commit to resolving park maintenance concerns

The new contractors are committing to resolving park mowing and gardening concerns. Australian company Ventia took over the Auckland Council park maintenance contracts on July 1, 2017....

Can the Labour coalition last?

National party whip and Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross has raised questions as to whether a NZ First coalition with Labour and Greens can last. “Already...

Large development plans for Elim Christian Centre

  Elim Christian Centre has purchased 8.99 hectares of land in 16 Yates Road, Pukekohe, to expand and provide facilities for the existing congregation (Elim...

Success story for Shakespeare students

Stage blood, ominous scenes and dangerous witches – it’s all in a day’s work for the Sheilah Winn Shakespeare team from Howick College. The team...

Police investigate McDonald’s robbery

Police are still looking into an aggravated robbery at McDonald’s on Ti Rakau Dr, Northpark in the early hours of New Year’s Eve. The robbery...