Pirates v Star Wars:LEGO battle on at Paradice Botany

A Pirates vs Star Wars Epic LEGO battle is on display at Paradice Ice Skating, Botany. The display has been created by members from the All...

Is Howick Market in jeopardy?

A battle is brewing over the old Howick Library building in Fencible Drive – and it could jeopardise the future of the Howick Market. The...

Save the Howick Horticultural Society

The Howick Horticultural Society, now in its 96th year, could be facing extinction. Save the 96-year-old Howick Horticultural Society and preserve a slice of Howick...

A fond farewell at RSA for Paulette

Paulette Trotter has been to Welfare Officer of the Howick RSA for almost quarter of a century. It's a job she has made her...

Cricket: Finn smashes ton versus touring English

Local resident and former Saint Kentigern College student Finn Allen announced his arrival to international opposition with an impressive 104 (retired) versus the touring...

Minister opens well integrated Pakuranga Medical Centre

The formal ribbon-cutting of the $20m Pakuranga Medical Centre was done by Minister of Health Dr David Clark on Monday evening. The two-storied, state-of-the-art, people-centred...

Farm Cove Intermediate prepping for AIMS Games

Farm Cove Intermediate School is getting ready to participate at the AIMS Games in Tauranga in September. The school has been participating in this elite...

Gymnast makes NZ squad

Thirteen-year-old local gymnast Bethany Hyde has made the New Zealand gymnastics team. The Bucklands Beach Intermediate School student — and former Maraetai Beach School student...

Kiwi songwriter supports those on the edge

Kiwi-born artist Ant Utama, a former resident of Cockle bay who now lives in Germany has just released a song in partnership with Lifeline...

Covid-19: Further steps to protect New Zealanders’ jobs

The Government has made modifications to the wage subsidy scheme to ensure people don’t lose their jobs during the national lockdown. These changes will soften...


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