Poppy Day volunteers needed

The run-up to the annual Anzac Poppy Day is in full swing at Howick RSA and, as is the case every year, more volunteers...

Sunnyhills School gets a defibrillator

Half Moon Bay Rotary Club has donated an automated external defibrillator (AED) to Sunnyhills School. An AED is a safe and easy-to-use machine which is...

Another year, another successful fun run

Walkers and runners gathered bright and early for the eighth annual Howick Rotary Fun Run earlier this month. With running shoes and sweat bands at...

Lending for the love of books

A lending library has popped up in Howick’s Pegler Drive and it’s been a hit with the locals. Summer and Kris Farmer, devoted booklovers, came...

From Bangers to Bluff for charity

And they’re off. Around 40 travellers hit the road on Tuesday morning in cars that cost them less than $2000 for the annual ‘Bangers to...

Students catch a glimpse into the life of a war hero

More than 40 wide-eyed students sat quietly listening to the tales of war heroes on Monday afternoon. They were gathered at the Howick RSA for...

Celebrating biculturalism with new whare

There’s a new wharenui in town and it sits proudly in the children’s playground at KINZ Mission Heights. Youngsters and their parents turned up on...

Affordable Lighting Design workshop

If you have always wanted to learn about lighting design for theatre, now’s your chance. Coming up on April 13-14 at Howick Little Theatre (HTL)...

How can you not feel hope?

A steady procession of people filed past Pakuranga’s Masjid Abu Bakr Al-Siddiq on Friday night as the community came together to stand with Muslim...

Pakuranga Athletic Club top club in city

For the first time since the competition began in 1978, Pakuranga Athletic Club has won Athletics Auckland’s ‘Top Ten’ competition, making it the top...


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