Warning after motorcyclists’ deaths

Police have issued a safety warning to motorists following the recent deaths of two motorcyclists in separate crashes. Senior Sergeant Stephen Richards, Area Prevention Manager,...

Emily wins speech comp

"Pollution, recycling and the great Pacific garbage patch. How do these things make you feel? I know they make me feel worried, frustrated and...

BBYC annual art exhibition

The ninth annual Bucklands Beach Yacht Art Exhibition is set to take place next week from November 8-12. There will be 181 pieces of art...

Murder at Howick Historical Village

There's a murder mystery at Howick Historical Village - a fictional one at least - and The Brokenwood Mysteries team is here to figure...

Preparing for the future

In 1964, Ayrlies Garden was simply a large piece of land with a small cottage placed on it. Today, it sprawls across some four hectares...

Travelling the world to study interfaith initiatives

They are on an epic InterFaith Tour spanning 20 countries and five continents. I met four French students at Jamaliyeh’s and Stephen Drake’s home in...

Happy birthday Howick

Howick is this month celebrating its 170th birthday – and it is inviting the community to join in. It is a prelude to massive 175th...

Howick Sailing Club just misses out to Glendowie

Howick Sailing Club hosted the first leg of the 2017/18 Junior East Auckland Series over the weekend. More than 40 sailors took to the water...

Money wasted on new pathway: Udy

The new pedestrian pathway at Little Buckland’s Beach is causing tension as some residents suggest the money would have been better spent on the...

Beware of art scam

A Howick resident is warning others to be on the lookout after she encountered an art scammer knocking on doors in the area. Early...


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