Local artist hits the NZ charts

By Hannah Williams Local artist Lepani Tuifagalele is getting a lot of attention after his recent debut single ‘Pocket Full of Love’ sizzled its way...

Local derby action packed

Football in east Auckland came to a new level of excitement on Saturday when the men’s first teams from Fencibles and Bucklands Beach took...

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...

New bridge for Flat Bush School Road

Te Uho te Nikau Primary School’s pleas for help have been answered. The Howick Local Board has allocated more than $500,000 in funding to build...

Eco Day: A day for the environment

  Protecting the environment is no easy feat. But Howick’s very own Eco-Day on Saturday June 29 will give you all the tips and tricks to...

A day of netball in memory of Belinda-Jane Burns

Around 600 eager netballers arrived at the Howick and Pakuranga Netball Courts on Sunday for a very special tournament. Organised by Bo Burns for her...

Howick Intermediate welcomes new principal

A familiar face has taken up the reins at Howick Intermediate School. Sara Pickering looks right at home in the principal’s seat as she talks...

Smoke testing begins in the fight against sewage overflow

Smoke testing has begun in Cockle Bay in a bid to reduce wastewater overflows. This comes after local residents’ cries for help to stop sewage...

Farm Cove Intermediate prepping for AIMS Games

Farm Cove Intermediate School is getting ready to participate at the AIMS Games in Tauranga in September. The school has been participating in this elite...

Hundred and not bowled out

At 100, Jack Beckerleg still loves gardening, enjoys playing bowls and happily walks with a bottle of red wine to the cafe at the...


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