Whitford Playcentre tackles social isolation in elderly

Children from Whitford Playcentre visited Gulf Views Rest Home in Cockle Bay aiming to build a relationship between the youngsters and the elderly residents. Whitford...

Going bush these holidays? Here’s how to enjoy it safely

Stay safe, get a distress beacon and check out some good advice below Everyone wants Kiwis to have a fun and safe festive season, especially...

Cuppa with a cop

In a unique move, the Asian Council of Reducing Crime has come up with an idea of people approaching the police without an element...

New whanau room at Riverina School

It was a community celebration on Friday as Riverina School opened their whanau room during their Mother’s Day Assembly. The whanau room was a project...

Join the Roaring Chorus for peace!

This Sunday at 11.02am, All Saints Anglican Church will be ringing the bell of the historic Selwyn Church after two minutes of silence to...

Rainfall good for dams

Despite heavy rainfall on Tuesday night – and the wettest August since 1992 – water utility company Watercare continues to warn Aucklanders to be...

Howick – The Village that Cares

By Ken Scott, President Howick Village Association Howickians, pat yourselves on the back. What a great turnout in Howick Village on Saturday 29th June to celebrate...

To Uganda with love

This summer holidays were a little different for one local family who travelled halfway across the world and met their sponsor children for the...

Okay, who wants Christmas cake?

The famous Lions Christmas Cake fundraiser is on again. Bucklands Beach Lions have taken possession of more than 200 Christmas Cakes which will be sold...

Sunday is Farm day at Howick club

The Howick Club is hosting its annual farm day, this coming Sunday. The event, for members and their guests, is running from 12 noon through...


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