Internet restored on Waiheke

Internet services have been restored on Waiheke Island. Lines company Chorus has confirmed repairs were concluded in the early hours of Tuesday morning, some 12...

Locals asked to give to rescue helicopter service

No matter where in the country you live, if you get into trouble, help from above is probably closer than you think. Westpac is launching...

Man arrested after four car crashes in one hour

A man who stole several vehicles and caused mayhem in “a number of serious driving incidents” was finally arrested in Howick this morning. Senior Sergeant...

More protection for Stockade Hill?

Howick Local Board is investigating more protection for Stockade Hill. The hill’s Hauraki Gulf views have been protected by the Stockade Hill Viewshaft Overlay, which...

Olympians join search for buried treasure

Olympic champions Eric Murray and Bucklands Beach-raised Barbara Kendall have been announced as the final celebrities to join TVNZ 2’s rebooted Celebrity Treasure Island. The...

Ashton finds place in Geneva

When Saint Kentigern College year 13 student and aspiring actor Sam Ashton stumbled online across a young artist programme in Geneva, Switzerland, run by...

Vocational education reforms concerning

The Government has announced significant changes to New Zealand’s Vocational Education sector, which will mean big changes for local polytechs including our own Manukau...

Murphy’s the law on this track

Editor Nick Krause has tumbled from a plane in a static parachute jump, been white water rafting, skied some dodgy terrain, scuba dived and...

Once in a lifetime at the Harlequin Theatre

Title: Once in a Lifetime By: Moss Hart & George S. Kaufman Directed by: Laurie Mills This 1920s comedy features a washed-up performing trio from New York...

Botany electorate office opens

By Farida Master There was a huge turnout for the opening of the new National Party office for the Botany Electorate this week. From MPs Judith...

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