Sports awards hit the right note

Amanda Dyason, one of the key organisers out of Pakuranga United Rugby Club, has branded the Howick Local Sports Awards are great success. "It was...

Students stand up against discrimination

By Farida Master He was shell-shocked as bullets whizzed past him and killed people. A 12-year-old was screaming saying ‘my dad is dying’. There was...

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...

TB an isolated case

False rumours of a tuberculosis (TB) outbreak at the Highland Park Community House (HPCH) have been shut down. Auckland Council and the chair for the...

Get ready for the local elections

The local elections are on their way and New Zealanders are being asked to check they’re enrolled and ready to vote. Some 3.3m enrolment update...

Grand Taiwanese cultural feast on offer

New Zealand Taiwan Day will be held this weekend at Aotea Square in downtown Auckland. This two-day multicultural event is estimated to attract tens of...

Travel to deep space and Mars

Local teacher Subash Chandar couldn’t believe his luck when he was told that he was selected to be the commander for a Mission to...

A mighty 102nd birthday celebration

Eating a bowl of porridge every morning is how Rhys Runciman says I will make it to 102-years-old - the same age he turned...

Speech contest highlights ethical standards

Howick Rotary held its annual Brian Hanlon Howick College 4 – Way Test Speech Contest for year 9 and 10 students last Tuesday evening. Finalists...

Macleans students take on the Halberg Challenge

A group of students from Macleans College joined more than 45 teams in the Halberg Challenge recently to raise funds to help physically disabled...

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