“You may have left this earth but you will always live in our hearts”...

The fourth victim in last month’s fatal Flat Bush fire was laid to rest yesterday afternoon at the Manukau Memorial Gardens. Refugee Council of New...

Botany by-election: Twenty years serving community

  He’s a vegetarian who loves travelling, reading, and serving the community. Remuera resident Kuan Yap is one of seven candidates stepping up to contest the...

Drivers reminded to make safe driving choices ahead of holiday weekend

Auckland City Police are reminding motorists heading away this weekend of the need to make safe driving choices, after a road policing operation in...

Botany by-election: No billboard, no problem

“Your neighbours are your first relatives. That’s what my dad used to tell me,” says by-election candidate Nivedita Sharma Vij. It’s a sentiment she does...

AMETI tests to begin

The Auckland Manukau Eastern Transport Initiative (AMETI) Eastern Busway project will soon carry out a series of geotechnical and pavement investigations along and around...

Auckland Council takes back control of Motukorea Browns Island

Auckland Council is taking back the administration and management of Motukorea Browns Island from the Department of Conservation (DOC) after agreement with the government. Environment...

Fox hunting Oceania canoe crowns

Australian Jess Fox will lead a procession of world-class canoe slalom paddlers at this weekend’s Oceania championships in Auckland. The 140-strong field has more than...

Lifeguards hit the beach

The Surf Life Saving Northern Regions City Nippers programmes have come to town. There is an upcoming course starting on February 12 running for five...

Pumpkin Patch enters final phase

The children’s wear chain Pumpkin Patch will shut its doors for the last time in just a few weeks. The receivers have announced the closure...

Rose celebrating a very fine century

Being vibrantly fit, healthy and sharp as a tack belies the age of a centenarian who astounds all those who meet her. Rosemary (Rose) Boyer...


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