Holey Moley! Botany car park becoming safety risk

By Jim Birchall Potholes continue to plague the carpark adjacent to the Warehouse and Pak n Save at Botany Town centre. The area which is owned...

Vicious assault in Flat Bush

By Jim Birchall A man who asked youths at a neighbouring property to turn music down in the early hours of Saturday morning, was allegedly...

Needles, wig, condoms found in Orangewood park

A resident stumbled upon a bag containing needles, a wig, condoms and mail addressed to several different people, when walking a dog on a...

Police and Facebook launch Amber Alerts system

Police and Facebook have this morning launched the Amber Alerts system in New Zealand at Police National Headquarters. The Amber Alerts system assists by quickly...

Show your love in a different way this Valentines Day

Wednesday February 14th is international CHD Day, or as we like to call it in New Zealand, “Little Heart Day”.  12 babies are born...

Local poet hits the stage

Local poet John Carr is heading back to where his poetry career began. The Bucklands Beach resident has been chosen as one of five to...

Feedback sought on road changes

Botany Road will be safer and less congested, Auckland Transport (AT) says, following its proposed changes to two major intersections. AT is seeking feedback until...

Blue Frog jumps into action to feed hungry Kiwi kids

Founder of Blue Frog Breakfast, Scotty Baragwanath, and his team, are passionate about food and love helping kids (Scotty and his wife Sara have...

Regan, the rat catcher

Regan Norton, a Year 5 student at Sunnyhills Primary School, may seem an unlikely rat catcher, but this 10-year-old from east Auckland has successfully caught four...

Help Coastguard save 19 lives today

Coastguard are appealing to the New Zealand public for donations to help them continue their life-saving efforts in providing professional marine and rescue services. Every...


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