Mark’s big Race4Life wish

If there’s one thing Mark Beetham is, he's a fighter. The 52-year-old has bravely battled bowel cancer for eight years, all while being a loving...

Environmental green jam

There’s up to $2000 to be won by students who are serious moth pod hunters—one pod at a time. “The best green jam ever” is...

Sister’s heartfelt tribute to pilot brother

The community has rallied around the family of Peter Callagher, one of two pilots killed in a plane crash on Saturday night. The 27-year-old was...

MP and wife welcome new baby

Pakuranga MP Simeon Brown is beaming from ear to ear as he cradles tiny Anna Sarah Brown in his arms. Anna was born on the...

Easter art: artists wanted!

East Auckland artists have been creating Easter Art for the past 13 years as part of Stations of the Cross. Exhibition organisers from Cession Community...

Elim Christian College’s spirited athletics day 

By Bethany Britten and Alesha Kant Elim Christian College recently held their Year 11-13 Athletics Day at Lloyd Elsmore Park, after it being postponed the...

Pakuranga mosque opens its doors to all

The Muslim community in Auckland is opening the Masjid Abu Bakr Al-Siddiq at 5b Cortina Pl, Pakuranga, Ponsonby Masjid, Ranui Mosque, North Shore Islamic...

‘… It is as if he has killed all of humanity’

Fifty people died in an act of terror at the Masjid Al Noor Mosque and the Linwood Masjid Mosque in Christchurch last Friday. Abubakar Nazif...

Residents take park safety fight to local board

Concerned residents have launched a petition asking for action to be taken to reduce anti-social activity and violence at an east Auckland park. The Northpark...

‘It could have been any of us’

In the wake of the terror attacks on two mosques in Christchurch last Friday which claimed the lives of 50 people, the Times has...


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