‘Rest in peace Malcolm, you will be sorely missed’

Malcolm Cowie, a teacher at Saint Kentigern College and Honorary Patron of NZ Secondary Schools Football, died suddenly of a suspected heart attack on...

Sewing with love for the less privileged

The Highland Park Sewing Group are a voluntary non-profit organisation who provide infant and children’s clothing made or repaired by a regular group of...

HISTORY: Howick’s birthday, How-ick-citing!

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary in 2022, the Times continues its series by ALAN LA ROCHE giving readers a...

Group calls for urgent skate park upgrade

Calls are growing for action to be taken over what people say is a lack of safe and easily accessible skate parks in east...

Skaters defy gravity at Barry Curtis Park Skate competition

The recent Skate Competition held to celebrate Barry Curtis skatepark's 10th birthday had around 40 competitors on the day aged between 6 - 32 from...

Back to the future – celebrating Howick and Districts

The Times - with support from Howick historian Alan La Roche - has once again produced the much sought-after historical calendar. This coming year is...

Sailing club rebuilds after storm

It's taken a huge amount of money and work to repair the damage left behind when a storm smashed into the Howick Sailing Club's...

Losing a leg in a volcanic eruption hasn’t stopped him

With a tenacious passion for life, William Pike is known to inspire and shock audiences with his collection of remarkable stories including surviving a...

Fitness and well-being activities in Botany

Looks like all service and cultural organisations have let out a collective sigh of relief as life quickly moved from a pause mode to...

Get set for a scenic coastal run

One of the most scenic Fun Run in Auckland, the third Rotary Allfit Coastal Run will take place this Sunday, November 8. The run/walk has...


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