Seventy apartments threaten native species

Cockle Bay residents say they are not giving up the fight to stop the development of more than 70 apartments in the neighbourhood. At this...

MP calls out AT for abandoning traffic ‘blackspot’

Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross isn’t giving up his fight to have safety improvements carried out to an east Auckland traffic blackspot. Mr Ross says he’s...

Dawn Johnston: Service above self

Del and Dawn, Dawn and Del, never one without the other for the last 52 years. That was until the much-loved Dawn Johnston passed...

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...


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