Elton John helps out Stockade Hill campaigners

The opening night of Elton John’s biopic ‘Rocketman’ was a sell out at Monterey cinema in Howick – and all for a very good...

Queen’s Birthday Honours: Yvette Corlett made a Dame

Sporting great, the late Yvette Corlett CNZM, MBE of Howick has been made a Dame Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in...

Volunteers target plastic at beaches

Eighty people volunteered on Sunday in the last of four beach clean-ups around the Tamaki Estuary. Half the volunteers sat down on the job, because they were...

Howick volunteer wins Coastguard award

Howick local Bradley McKenzie has won the Coastguard Supporter Young Volunteer of the Year Award. Every year Coastguard recognises its young volunteers from across the...

It takes a village to raise an exhibition

Under the inspirational guidance of the exhibition curator, Ros Palmer, the team of volunteers and staff at the Howick Historical Village have worked together...

Designs on Eye on Nature Wearable Art Fashion Show

‘Eye on Nature’ is a popular educational environmental programme that the Manukau Beautification Trust hosts annually and is widely attended by the primary and...

A boy and his horse win big award

When William Gauld is with his horse, Theo, he feels calm and happy. And by writing about it, the Clevedon School student nabbed first place...

Queen’s Birthday Weekend road warning: Heavy traffic and changeable weather conditions

One of the busiest weekends on New Zealand roads is upon us. With thousands of Kiwis heading out on long road journeys, Police, the NZ...

MP: Wellbeing Budget contains nothing to improve the lives of Pakuranga...

The Labour/NZ First/Green Government’s so-called “Wellbeing” Budget is anything but and is simply another example of a government with no plan to improve the...

Howick Local Board celebrates unsung citizens

Acknowledging unsung heroes for their service to the community was the Howick Celebrated Citizens Awards held on Sunday at the Howick Club. Hosted by the...