Paddle boarding positive for cancer survivors

Anne McLean was never big on exercise. She is a busy mother and preferred leisurely walking with a friend to high impact sport. But when she...

Applications open for Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Howick Rotary is seeking candidates for its annual RYLA leadership course. Rotary has a long history of working with our nation's forward-thinking businesses, cultural organisations...

Four make Queen’s Birthday Honours list

Four locals have been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours. Kirsten Hellier, a sports coach, of Howick has been made an Officer of the New...

Construction starts on $1.4b Eastern Busway

High frequency, rapid transit bus travel for East Auckland is a step closer with construction underway for the first stage of the Eastern Busway...

From witch doctors to treating Howickians

It is a tad tricky to diagnose an ailment when a patient says he has a snake in his stomach and it gets even...

HVBA calls on locals to donate children’s pyjamas

Howick Village Business Association is assisting with the Middlemore Foundation project “Jammies in June”. The HVBA is asking the community to donate children’s new flannelette/winter...

Punt or bridge the Tamaki River?

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary, the Times continues its series giving readers a glimpse of life as it used...

Police busy after cars stolen

Counties Manukau East Police apprehended two youths after a vehicle stolen from Highland Park was spotted by officers in Howick this morning. The police Eagle helicopter...

Iconic Howick fun run is back

A 7.5km run has never sounded so good, with the promise of a cold beer readily available at the finish line. Howick’s annual Point to...

‘I’ll remember it forever’

Performing on stage with the New York Philharmonic is a dream for most music students, but it was a dream that came to life...


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