Pohutakawa landing: Building begins on coastal lifestyle village

After 18 months of design and siteworks, building work has begun on stage one of east Auckland’s newest retirement village project, Metlifecare’s Pohutukawa Landing...

Age-old craft continues to inspire

East Auckland Embroiderers Guild (EAEG) is an incorporated society and a member of the Association of New Zealand Embroiders Guild (ANZEG). It was formed in...

From a 12-year-old surviving bullets to world class New Zealander

What are the chances of a flight attendant who flew in a group of beleaguered refugees from Indonesia, introducing  Mitchell Pham (a 12-year-old Vietnamese...

Family’s tribute to theatre legend

Gair McRae’s legacy lives on in the thousands of young people she trained, encouraged, mentored and inspired. The well-known and widely respected figure of east...

Keith marks special day

On a beautiful sunny afternoon (January 31), Howick man, WWII air force hero Squadron Leader Keith Boles DFC, celebrated his 100th birthday at Bell...

Still time to join class action on leaky buildings

East Auckland leaky homeowners have received good news - their case will proceed as a class action. And others still have until January 30 2018...

Local raises $15,000 for charity

Local teacher and Miss World finalist Natasha Unkovich has raised more than $15,000 in a string of local fundraising events. Over the weekend Unkovich held...

Maintenance and project delays frustrate board members

Some local board members are fed up as community maintenance and funded projects continue to fall by the wayside. Long standing board member Adele White...

Change of guard in Rotary

The first of July marks the beginning of a new year  in Rotary and celebrates the changeover of presidents in Rotary Clubs all over...

Three new exhibitions at Polish Museum

Come visit us at 125 Elliot Street, behind Liquorland. '1918-2018 Poland 100 Years'. 2018 is a special year in the history of Poland. Poland was...


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