One little boy’s wish to walk

When Ethan Jones arrived in this world, nearly three months earlier than he should have and weighing only 1.4kg, his family had no idea...

Local schools raise money for mental well being

Student leaders from east Auckland schools have been collaborating for a number of weeks to organise fundraising initiatives across the region. In addition to mufti-days and...

Update on Howick postal services

NZ Post has confirmed that it is partnering with Paper Plus Howick from Monday August 26. Kiwibank announced last September it is to close its Howick branch and...

Police appeal for information in Flat Bush assault

An assault in Flat Bush recently has police appealing for the public’s help to identify the suspects. The incident took place on Cooladawson Drive just...

Park safety campaign paying off

A community campaign to increase safety at a dangerous east Auckland park is finally making progress. Residents who live near Tarnica Park in Northpark, led...

Howick land saved for recreation

Howick Local Board has classified Bucklands Beach Domain and Morrow Avenue Reserve as recreation reserves. Both are Department of Conservation land managed by Auckland Council,...

Wise women of Howick!

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary, the Times continues its series by Alan La Roche giving readers a glimpse of...

Culture Night another hit

Pakuranga College hosted its annual celebration of cultural diversity in a colourful explosion of music and dance on Thursday July 25. As one of...

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...

Do you support the legalisation of cannabis?

As far as public meetings go, Simeon Brown’s drug reform meeting on Monday night with National Party Spokesperson for Drug Reform Paula Bennett was...


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