Man hospitalised after Flat Bush shooting

A man has been taken to Middlemore Hospital in a stable condition with a gunshot wound after an altercation in Flat Bush overnight. Detective Senior...

Five locals make NZ swim squad camp

A stellar coaching line up, bringing together Paralympians, Commonwealth Games medallists and former Olympians, has been confirmed for the 2017 Jetstar Super Swim Squad...

Restaurant Brands workers to strike

KFC, Pizza Hut, Carls Jr and Starbucks workers will strike tomorrow after negotiations broke down over a new collective agreement. “Yesterday Restaurant Brands announced profits...

The bus stop that never was

Golflands residents were thrilled when a new bus stop with a modern shelter was built on Ti Rakau Drive just across from the Botany...

Helping fund Howick public transport

I’m very happy to be writing about our community’s new ferry pier at Half Moon Bay that opened last week with significant Government funding....

Apple opportunity for Elim Junior teacher

By Nathan Morton Pakuranga College Student Elim Junior Campus teacher Emily Bagrie is determined to teach kids how to make the best of technology in their...

Student with severe blood disorder inspires others

Andrew Scott doesn’t let severe haemophilia define him - but says he can’t ignore it either. The Elim Christian College student, winner of the Youth...

Neighbours throw party for centenarian

Make as many friends as you can and always overlook their faults. Everyone has faults and you should not let them come in the way...
Gerald Patterson, Mike Benzie and Bruce Bothwell are set to cycle from Wellington to Auckland

Howick men prepare for ride of a lifetime

Three Howick businessmen are preparing to set off for the ride of a lifetime, alongside some rugby legends. Gerald Patterson, Mike Benzie and Bruce Bothwell...
Michelle and Quin Wang with Scott Jenyns

Communication is key for award-winning courier

Effective customer communication is at the heart of local man Quin Wang’s modus operandi, helping him win this year’s Courier Franchisee of the Year...


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