Veteran and RSA stalwart passes away

Tribute By PJ Taylor It’s been a sad and emotional day with the passing of Ronald George Hulse, the loving father of my partner his devoted...

NZ Polo Open set for a spectacular event

It is an exciting time for the nation’s most prestigious polo tournament, with the announcement of BMW as lead sponsor for the 43rd NZ...

Masons mark major milestone

The leader of New Zealand's Freemasons was on hand to help the Howick Masonic Lodge and its members mark a significant milestone. Grand Master Graham...

Mountain vista:Local snapper wins photo award

Shona Kebble, a photographer from the Howick Photographic Society, recently won a Silver medal in a prestigious NZ landscape competition that included many international...

Cockle Bay dispute: Sandspit Rd development fight continues

An on-going dispute between the developer of a proposed controversial residential development in Cockle Bay has again reared its head. The developer has submitted a...

Managed isolation: a perfect five-star holiday

Anju Butani cannot understand why anyone would want to abscond from managed isolation at a five-star hotel. Having arrived from India on June 30 and...

Two lucky women win $5000 each at Botany Town Centre

Michelle Bailey says she was gobsmacked when she got a call from Botany Town Centre saying she had just won $5000 as part of...

Fly by: Warbirds on Parade

NZ Warbirds at Ardmore will open their hangar doors for a display this year that will thrill and impress, with their stable of WWII...

Creative journey: Clevedon Art Trail photos

Art lovers had the fantastic opportunity to visit art studios, meet artists, participate in workshops and take off on a creative journey at the...

$100 million contract for Eastern Busway construction signed

The contract for the next $100million construction stage of the Eastern Busway has officially been signed. Today Transport Minister Phil Twyford and Auckland Mayor Phil Goff joined...


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