Success story for Shakespeare students

Stage blood, ominous scenes and dangerous witches – it’s all in a day’s work for the Sheilah Winn Shakespeare team from Howick College. The team...

Niue principal inspired after visit to college

It’s not every day Howick College has the privilege of hosting the principal of Niue High School, but last week, Charles Ioane landed in...

Teens dig deep to lend helping hand

It was a bluebird day, and quite frankly, the kind of weather you’d expect would send teenagers on holiday flocking to the local beach. Instead,...

Silver medal for young butcher at Aussie comp

He put his knives on the table for his store and country and walked away victorious. Beachlands resident Daniel Johnson has been awarded the silver...
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Watercare launches pipe inspections

Watercare has launched an inspection of public and private wastewater pipes from every house in Mellons Bay in an effort to reduce wet weather...

Students to launch on-line food delivery enterprise

By Marianne Kelly As Akshay Kakkar was asked more frequently by his parents to pick up takeaways, especially when guests arrived, he decided there had...
Cars damaged Times

Tyres slashed overnight on Pakuranga street

Chatsworth Crescent residents had their Sunday morning plans disrupted as they awoke to discover many cars on the Pakuranga Heights street had been the...

Bag snatch victim: ‘I don’t feel safe now’

A Flat Bush resident is urging locals to be alert after her handbag was snatched from her lap while she was sitting in her...

Body found in Whitford

A body has been found in Whitford. Police are at an address in Whitford where they say a "sudden death" has taken place. Formal identification procedures...

Cops for a day: Kids win police escort to school

Four primary school students were recently escorted to school in a police car in a rather unusual occurrence. Botany Downs Primary School student Erin Simonson won a competition at...