Internet restored on Waiheke

Internet services have been restored on Waiheke Island. Lines company Chorus has confirmed repairs were concluded in the early hours of Tuesday morning, some 12...

Development causes a stir in Beachlands

Around 16.38 hectare of prime property is earmarked for immediate development and it has upset a lot of Beachlands residents. Located at 109 Beachlands Road,...

Simeon Brown congratulates Premier Scholars

Pakuranga has once again shown its academic prowess at the Top Scholars Award Ceremony in Wellington, with local schools producing three of New Zealand’s...

Body confidence is key

While her hair has grown back, the self-confidence that inspired Briana Valgre to shave her head for charity remains stronger than ever. The Pakuranga-based...

Rainfall good for dams

Despite heavy rainfall on Tuesday night – and the wettest August since 1992 – water utility company Watercare continues to warn Aucklanders to be...

Macleans College raises the bar

By Hannah Williams Macleans College were busy this past week with students raising the bar in their studies and extracurricular activities earning a number of...

Fighting for a litter-free Lloyd Elsmore

Two youngsters are on a mission to make Lloyd Elsmore park litter-free. At a recent local board meeting the Farm Cove Intermediate School students appealed...

NZ Polo Open set for a spectacular event

It is an exciting time for the nation’s most prestigious polo tournament, with the announcement of BMW as lead sponsor for the 43rd NZ...

Councillors take charge of Howick ward upkeep

Local councillors are taking charge to fix up the streets of east Auckland. Councillors Sharon Stewart and Dick Quax have ventured out into the Howick...

20 years of pioneering service

The official opening of the Youth Worker rooms at Pakuranga College was a truly moving moment for Mike Turinsky, chief executive officer of Young...

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