Transport : AT grilled by Greypower

By Jim Birchall East Aucklanders rely too much on the car and the new AMETI Eastern Busway would go a long way in addressing the...

Education:Ormiston Primary hosts ‘Pop Up’ School

Ormiston Primary School recently held a ‘Pop Up’ School which opened its doors to community members to ‘pop’ in and experience school as they...

Midnight madness:hurt boy’s mother complains to IPCA

By Jim Birchall A boy’s mother has made a formal complaint to the Independent Police Complaints Authority (IPCA) after an alleged serious assault at Midnight...

Jet-ski fishing: new sport taking off at Eastern beach

The sport of Jetskifishing is growing massively throughout the world and east Auckland is witnessing its strongest growth internationally with the Sea-Doo Global Brand...

Huge crowd at Cherry Blossom Festival

Not many are aware that Sir Barry Curtis, former mayor of Manukau for 24 years, had a big role to play in the building...

Bus Strike: disruptions continue Go Bus

Go Bus drivers in south and east Auckland will continue their strike action over a “bitter” employment dispute with the company by offering free...

Cinderella: Isabella takes lead role in ballet

Howick’s Isabella Guyan,15, will be dancing the lead role of Cinderella in the end of year ballet production for Philippa Campbell School of Ballet,...

Christmas in Howick: Mrs Claus to appear at parade

Behind every good man there’s a great woman, the old saying goes and Santa Claus couldn’t do all the good deeds without his number...

Flight TE901: Hope for Erebus Memorial

The Howick-based spokesperson for the Erebus National Memorial proposed for a Parnell park is hopeful the plan gets the go-ahead next week. Rev Dr. Richard...

Politics: National to invest in quality education for our kids

As the MP for Pakuranga, an electorate with some of the best schools in the country, I know just how a good education can...


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