Local authors meet at Classy Crafts

Spring is sprung and with the new season comes the busiest quarter of the year with the Christmas season looming fast. Here is an opportunity...

Brown: Fresh leadership for east Auckland

Last Monday two important meetings took place in east Auckland that will affect the leadership of our community. The Botany National Party met and selected...

Olympians join search for buried treasure

Olympic champions Eric Murray and Bucklands Beach-raised Barbara Kendall have been announced as the final celebrities to join TVNZ 2’s rebooted Celebrity Treasure Island. The...

Golflands fire: Family grateful for support

By Farida Master It was her grand-daughter’s scream that alerted Bev Lowson to the fire which would eventually destroy their house. Bev was looking after her...

Of cherry blossoms and creativity

Every artist dreams of their works of art being a sell out. Wood turner Neils Neilson couldn’t believe his ears when he was told that...

In memoriam: Cockle Bay Motor racing identity dies

A Howick businessman and motorsport exponent has died. Clark Proctor, 62, from Cockle Bay,  passed away on Friday June 26 at Middlemore Hospital, surrounded by...

Measles outbreak confirms need for vaccination targets

New Zealand has reached over 1000 cases of measles this year which raises a number of serious questions that the Government must answer. National believes...

Grand opening of new development at Botany Town Centre

The recent unveiling of the first stage of the $78 million development at Botany Town Centre lived up to the hoopla and excitement as...

‘I’ll remember it forever’

Performing on stage with the New York Philharmonic is a dream for most music students, but it was a dream that came to life...

Okay, who wants Christmas cake?

The famous Lions Christmas Cake fundraiser is on again. Bucklands Beach Lions have taken possession of more than 200 Christmas Cakes which will be sold...

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