Choral Society delivers music from the Great War

Pakuranga Choral Society commemorates the end of World War I in a concert on August 26 devoted to music of the period, and some...

Rushton fixing female fears

A local lad has developed an app-based taxi service, giving females the safety and security of only female drivers. DriveHer is simply women driving women. Joel...

Dr Jekyll inspires Warriors

Having played Mister Hyde in being thrashed by the Penrith Panthers in the NRL the previous week, the Warriors took on the mantle of...

Standing room only on Stockade Hill

"Campaigners made sure their feelings came through loud and clear at Monday morning’s final Commission Hearing regarding Stockade Hill. With dozens of placard-toting Howickians lining...

Ross: “Government needs to prioritise healthcare”

The recent nurse’s strike saw thousands of nurses turn towards industrial action for the first time in 30 years. This is the result of the...

The star of all op shops

The Cancer Society Pre-Loved Boutique in Howick’s Rice’s Mall is the crème-de-la-crème of op shops. And as its relatively new shop manager Gabrielle Brcic will...

Young racer with a passion for speed

Amy Smith started racing when she was just six. This weekend the Year 13 Botany Downs Secondary College student is excited to be invited by Women...

Parris: it’s our time to shine

Be Fearless, says the internationally renowned choreographer, dancer, director and businesswoman Parris Goebel who was the recipient of  the inaugural Pacific Business Trust Legacy...

Local jeweller robbed at knife-point

Police are investigating an aggravated robbery of a local jewellery store. The jewellery store on Whitford Road in Sommerville was robbed at knife-point Tuesday July...

Final hearing to save Stockade Hill views

“The Fencible Hall was filled to overflowing on Monday 16th  with Howickians  determined to make the community feeling clear on preserving  Stockade Hill’s 360 degree views...


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