A little luncheon goes a long way

It was an array of pink at Half Moon Bay for a very special Pink Ribbon fundraiser. Almost 20 women from the Forever Fit classes...

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...

Ellie’s life-changing experience as an au pair

Being an au pair in the east of France has been a transformational experience for Ellie Bambury and she wants to share it with...

Father of murdered daughter on a mission to change lives

Bang. He put a shotgun to her throat and killed her from close range. When the police knocked at David White’s door to inform him...

HVBA calls on locals to donate children’s pyjamas

Howick Village Business Association is assisting with the Middlemore Foundation project “Jammies in June”. The HVBA is asking the community to donate children’s new flannelette/winter...

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...

Locals asked to give to rescue helicopter service

No matter where in the country you live, if you get into trouble, help from above is probably closer than you think. Westpac is launching...

Pine plantation up for sale

A large maturing pine forest on Auckland City’s metropolitan boundary which is ready for harvesting in the near future is up for sale. The 135-hectare...

Safety barrier finally in after nine years of fear

Ajay Walia can finally have a good night’s sleep after nine years of living in constant fear that someone may crash into their house...

MP gives voice to mental health message

Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross has begun the next chapter of his mission to help reduce the number of Kiwis who take their own lives...


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