In memoriam:Local league legend passes away

The Howick Hornets Rugby League Club has been deeply saddened by the news of the death of Ross Holtom. Ross was a hugely popular...

Exhibition: From Here to Africa- The Maasai people

Photographer Ilan Wittenberg held court at Uxbridge on February 28, for the opening of his exhibition, a series of photos titled ‘From here to...

Howick Rotary Fun Walk and Run – ready, set…

Dust off your running shoes and break out the – possibly green - activewear because the Howick Rotary Fun Walk and Run is back...

Summer crowds love the car show

More than 10,000 people are estimated to have visited the Brit & Euro Classic Car Show on Sunday. Chairman of the Brit & Euro Classic...

Play review: Agatha Christie’s ‘Love from a Stranger’

Developed by playwright Frank Vosper (who disappeared at sea in 1937 in an incident that would not be out of place in an Agatha...

100 years of taking a stand to help vulnerable children

One hundred years of helping vulnerable children and their families to stand up and be strong in the face of adverse childhood experiences, is...

New mural lights up Glenmore Rd

Pippins, Brownie and Ranger units in Pakuranga, supported by their adult volunteers have created a work of art that lightens up a vector transformer box located on Glenmore Road, alongside...

Rat expert visits restoration project

It’s not often a world-renowned expert in pest management, specialising in rats, visits a local school. That’s exactly what happened last week when New York-based...

Reay’s column:We’re publishing again

Just like that we are at Alert Level 2 and some normality has returned. The sun shone and we all descended on our various shopping...

Make it a double celebration!

Lia Reynders is celebrating her 100th birthday for the third time in weeks with different groups of friends and family. She turned 100 on April...


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