Howick local a heartfelt hero

Last Tuesday morning one of our own was named a local hero. Howick local Emma MacDonald was presented with a medal at Kiwibank's Local Hero...

Stockade Hill views fight goes national

The fight to save Stockade Hill views went national last week, as the campaign appeared on TVNZ’s popular Seven Sharp. The show featured a story...

All aboard for Father’s Day

One of the items in the model display at the East City Wesleyan Father's Day display on Sunday is a 5 inch (12.7cm) scale...

Festival celebrating full moon and cultural diversity

It’s one of Asia’s biggest celebrations and now local residents get to enjoy an evening of culture and tradition at Howick’s first Moon Festival. Howick...

Howick Primary School needs the community’s help

The kids at Howick Primary School are diverting the Howick community’s oral care waste from landfill for their chance to win one of two...

Howick Stockade history

There has been considerable discussion recently on the wonderful views from the Howick Stockade but its history is also important. There is no evidence that...

Get your sporting nominations in now

Nominations for the Counties Manukau Sporting Excellence Awards are closing soon! These are set to close on November 2 so get these in soon! Nominations can be completed here. Last...

Update on Howick postal services

NZ Post has confirmed that it is partnering with Paper Plus Howick from Monday August 26. Kiwibank announced last September it is to close its Howick branch and...

Is Howick Beach a hazard?

Local author and historian Alan La Roche continues his column marking Howick's 170th anniversary. Since the Howick Coastguard was established at Waipaparoa-Howick Beach there have...

More Local Elections 2019 candidates

Masooma Mehdi Standing for Howick Local Board Botany Subdivision Kia ora, my name is Masooma Mehdi. I am a business owner, a mother, and a proud New...


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