From Bangers to Bluff for charity

And they’re off. Around 40 travellers hit the road on Tuesday morning in cars that cost them less than $2000 for the annual ‘Bangers to...

Local enviro kindy awarded Auckland Airport staff grant

Pakuranga Baptist Kindergarten has been awarded a $1,000 grant by Auckland Airport’s staff grant scheme. “We feel blessed to have been awarded this grant” says...

Winners of National holocaust essay competition

Two of the three writers who have been honoured for their moving compositions on the Holocaust, in the Holocaust Centre of New Zealand's annual...

Gig gets guitarists out on show

Sunday night (April 7) saw more than two hours of exciting, top quality guitar music, staged by Auckland Guitar School at the Uxbridge Theatre...

All Fit for a fun run?

After a successful launch last year, the Rotary Allfit Coastal Run in Beachlands, is all set for the next Fun Run on Sunday November...

Burns survivor: `The pain was excruciating’

He was broken. Joshua Sade-Inia was angry, sad, hurt and rejected — the all-consuming emotions pushed him over the edge. Joshua was bullied as well...

Education: St Mark’s school head retiring

Leaving was a hard decision to make for Catherine Rivers. The St Mark’s Catholic School principal admits she still gets a little teary-eyed when she...

Wotton named top male rider

Elim Christian College’s snowboarding team made its mark at the Secondary School Championships last week. The school has a proud track record in the sport. Noah...

Betty celebrates her 90th at the school she studied at

You would think it was the Queen of England coming out to lunch, quips Evelyn Elizabeth Robertson with a twinkle in her eyes. Betty, as...

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...


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