Sustenance for Salvation Army food bank

Doing their bit to help the locals,  FreshChoice recently donated $1000 worth of groceries to the Salvation Army East City Corp. Before loading the trolleys...

Trampers’ efforts boost kōkako numbers

Two groups of enthusiastic Auckland trampers have become integral to the growth of the kōkako population in the North Island’s Pureora Forest. For 10 years...

No new community cases in NZ today

Ministry of Health Covid-19 update September 16, 2020 There is one new case of Covid-19 to report in New Zealand today, detected in a recent returnee...

Howick District High School brought pupils together

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary 2022, the Times continues its series by Alan La Roche giving readers a glimpse...

Locals share in the Good Stuff

TSB Good Stuff puts $250,000 behind nine brilliant ideas to benefit New Zealand communities Howick’s Dr Angela Lim and Botany’s Stephen Lyon have been recognised...

Weeding at Mangemangeroa Valley Reserve gets underway

Now that spring has arrived, so have the longer hours of day which indicate to plants, but particularly weeds, that it is now time...

People’s Choice Award goes to Amber Adams

The Estuary Art and Ecology Award showcased at the Malcolm Smith Gallery at Uxbridge recently announced the People's Choice Award. As art enthusiasts struggled from...

Howick Youth Council holds community election forums

A series of community election forums for local parliamentary candidates is set to be hosted by the Howick Youth Council (HYC) for the Botany...

Building of new church on target

Wet weather couldn't stop a lone construction worker continuing progress on the new St Lukes Catholic Church on Chapel Rd, Flat Bush. The church...

Covid-19 lockdowns – impact on Howick Village businesses

To say the winter of 2020 has been a challenging one would be a gross understatement. Never before have we had a situation as intrusive...


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