Hope shop needs volunteers

The Hope Shop is looking for volunteers and it could be you. The East City Wesleyan Church op shop has a huge selection of beautiful...

Licenses, WoFs and regos extended under lockdown

All driver licences, WoFs, CoFs, and some vehicle certifications, that expired on or after 1 January 2020 will be valid for up to six...

Main retires from competitive swimming

Aquablack #243, Corey Main from Howick Pakuranga Swmming Club, has announced his retirement from competitive swimming to focus on other endeavours. Corey, who recently graduated from the University of Florida,...

PSA: support workers may refuse to work if PPE not provided

Home support workers say they are scared to go to work because without adequate supplies of personal protective equipment they risk spreading Covid-19 to...

WWII veteran Ben Smith remembered

World War II veteran Benjamin Alfred Smith passed away peacefully on August 10 in his 99th year. A service to celebrate Ben's life was held...

Marama a shining star on and off the field

Year 13 Pakuranga College student Marama Downes is a high achiever. She plays basketball and Tag for the school's teams, captains the Howick Pakuranga Cricket...

Great turnout for Hot Rod show

Southside Streeter’s Hot Rod in Howick at the weekend was a great success. It’s been seven years since the club, established in Howick 48 years...

Serious buyers still active despite lockdown

Real-time data from realestate.co.nz indicates that Kiwis hit pause on selling their homes at the end of March as the industry adapted to a...

No Ordinary Man- The untold tale of Arthur Purchas

‘Smales Trail’ author’s latest offering chronicles the extraordinary Arthur Purchas Arthur Purchas was said to be perhaps the most gifted person ever to come to...

Brown and Luxon face a barrage of questions 

What is it that the government has against small businesses? Don’t they realise we are the lifeline of the economy? Why is it so...

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