Upcycle Market a success

The Spring Beachlands Upcycle Market was a great success, with many activities and stalls geared towards upcycling resources into amazing products. Young entrepreneurs had their...

Local enviro kindy awarded Auckland Airport staff grant

Pakuranga Baptist Kindergarten has been awarded a $1,000 grant by Auckland Airport’s staff grant scheme. “We feel blessed to have been awarded this grant” says...

Students dig deep to reap fruits of labour

In an age of short attention spans, gardening in schools is making a huge comeback. Friday morning was evidence of that as students and teachers...

Howick Primary School needs the community’s help

The kids at Howick Primary School are diverting the Howick community’s oral care waste from landfill for their chance to win one of two...

Elim College wins Best Creative Award

Elim Christian College's Year 11 Chinese Class took home the best creative award in the Chinese Short Film Contest, hosted by International Languages Exchanges...

Regan, the rat catcher

Regan Norton, a Year 5 student at Sunnyhills Primary School, may seem an unlikely rat catcher, but this 10-year-old from east Auckland has successfully caught four...

Another year of fundraising success for Hillary House

Macleans College's Hillary House have once again outdone themselves in their fundraising efforts for the Himalayan Trust. This year, Hillary House students committed once again...

Help Mary make every day count

Mary Jury is a firm believer that it’s the simple things that make life beautiful. Being a mother and a wife, spending time with friends...

Kiwibank to shut in Howick

Kiwibank is to close its Howick branch and New Zealand Post will look for a local business to take up some of its services. NZ...

Festival celebrating full moon and cultural diversity

It’s one of Asia’s biggest celebrations and now local residents get to enjoy an evening of culture and tradition at Howick’s first Moon Festival. Howick...


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