Splash Pad for Pakuranga

The first spadeful of dirt has officially been turned at the Lloyd Elsmore Park site of what will soon be east Auckland’s new splash...

Robbery at Pakuranga service station

Police are investigating the robbery of a service station on Pakuranga Rd between Cascades Rd and Bells Rd early Monday morning. The police were called...

Viewshaft tweaks called for

The Howick Ratepayers and Residents Association (HRRA) is seeking adjustments to the viewshaft protection around Stockade Hill. By putting in place a viewshaft, Auckland Council...

Former PM presents challenge coin to Baljit Kaur

It's not very often that a former Prime Minister calls on an upcoming politician to tell her that he sees great potential. Labour candidate for...

Good deed for the community

A Half Moon Bay resident has taken it upon himself to tidy up his local reserve. “Someone has to do it,” says Ian Handisides, whose...

Improving traffic flow on Ti Rakau Dr

Improved journey times are on the way for everyone who uses Ti Rakau Drive. Auckland Transport (AT) is proposing to change intersection layouts, put in...

Bang on target

Sean McGrath has been shooting guns almost as long as he's been able to walk. While most three-year-olds were busy playing with plastic toys, McGrath...

Crash on Pakuranga Rd

There are reports of a crash eastbound on Pakuranga Rd after Panmure Bridge. The road is down to one lane in each direction, according to...

Anchorage Park Primary a Treemendous school

Anchorage Park is one of four New Zealand schools to become Treemendous in 2018. The school won $10,000 to create their own outdoor education space...
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Howick’s 170th Birthday Celebrations

Local Howick historian Alan LaRoche recalls moments of Howick's heritage to an audience attending Howick's 170th birthday celebrations at Howick Club Inc.