Ruth’s book gifted to 3500 prisoners

The first time Ruth Hammond, founder of the Classy Crafts in Howick, heard a voice calling her name out in the middle of the...

Brown shows his support for local firefighters

Today marks International Firefighters Day where the community show their appreciation for our local firefighters and the incredible work that they do. Pakuranga MP Simeon...

Stockade Hill – the final hearing

The final battle for Stockade Hill and our precious views took place on Friday April 27 in the Fencible Lounge of the Howick Library...

Knitting for the homeless

Audrey Gustard believes that with a lot of yarn and a little effort she can make a difference. The soon-to-be 90-year-old is preparing for winter...

Trust comes to the aid of Historical Village

A grant from the Stevenson Village Trust has helped the Howick Historical Village out of a potentially stressful financial situation with a blow out...

Fighting for a litter-free Lloyd Elsmore

Two youngsters are on a mission to make Lloyd Elsmore park litter-free. At a recent local board meeting the Farm Cove Intermediate School students appealed...

Buddha’s Day at Flat Bush attracts thousands

All roads in east Auckland led to the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple in Flat Bush on April 7 and 8. The popular two-day event...

Mystery of missing flagpole solved

The mystery of the missing flag pole on Moore Street has been the topic of much consternation over the past few years, not least...

Dreyer receives service medal

Long time Howick resident Colonel Barry Dreyer has had his work and service to veterans recognised with the Defence Meritorious Service Medal -- but...

Nadia Lim calls Aucklanders to host a Pink Ribbon Breakfast

Registrations are now open for Pink Ribbon Breakfast, with celebrity cook and author Nadia Lim encouraging Aucklanders to invite their friends to breakfast in...


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