Are we looking after our youth?

By Brett Jones Cession Community is running this event as part of our wider commitment to serving youth and families in the Howick community. A growing concern that...

Retired soldier takes a trip down memory lane

He was a kid in WWII, became a member of the SAS in 1959 and ended up spending the last half century in Howick....

Challenges of parenting

Gladiators of Change (GoC) an Anglican Trust for Women and Children’s (ATWC) recently hosted a free parenting workshop, the `Whanau Show’ a collaboration between...

Happy Birthday Zonta Club of East Auckland

  Zonta Club of East Auckland celebrated its 31st birthday at the Howick Club on Tuesday by holding a Quiz Night, which raised $1000 for...

New address for Flat Bush Corps Plant

Flat Bush Corps Plant has just moved to a new office at 18 Fusion Road, near Botany Junction. To make their presence felt, Salvation...

Global impact rewarded

Social enterprise is done just because it’s right but taking time to recognise an organisation’s community-mindedness creates lots of warm fuzzies and motivation for...

Bullied boy became bully

For two years he sat outside the school staff room so that other kids wouldn't pick on him. Then one day he was invited by...

Blue Frog jumps into action to feed hungry Kiwi kids

Founder of Blue Frog Breakfast, Scotty Baragwanath, and his team, are passionate about food and love helping kids (Scotty and his wife Sara have...

PURC wins Jubilee Trophy

Ponsonby has won its 34th Gallaher Shield for Auckland premier club rugby supremacy. The 35-23 final victory over old rivals University at Eden Park before...

Howick Youth Council’s fresh perspective

Last week the young people of Howick had their voices heard by the Howick Local Board. The Howick Youth Council presented young people’s solutions to...


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