Agnew a finalist for junior fiction award

By Bridget Kelly Leonie Agnew is a finalist for the Esther Glen Award for Junior Fiction for her latest book The Impossible Boy. The story is...

Nicolas forfeits race for schoolmate

It's made him something of a local celebrity -- but 12-year-old Nicolas Webster didn't think twice about stopping mid-race to help his friend who...

High interest loans hitting community hard

Desperate families are turning to high-cost online loans with interest rates as high as 700%. Reporter Bridget Kelly finds the pain is even being...

The Great Gatsby heads to Howick

Fancy a glimpse into the life of the rich and famous in 1920’s America? The glamour, the fashion, the’s all coming soon to...

Green Machine’s Pink Fundraiser a success

Pakuranga Union Rugby Club Premiers took to the field decked out in pink on Saturday as part of a fundraiser for the New Zealand...

Review: Bonnie and Clyde

It takes a lot for a vocal performance to give me goosebumps - and yet it happened several times over during Harlequin Musical Theatre's...

Charity Pillars for children of prisoners

Angry, shocked, scared, emotionally disturbed and bewildered. These are just some of the emotions children experience as they watch a parent being arrested. Being witness...

Let’s get quizzical

It promises to be a fun evening of trivia, triumphs, laughs and amazing prizes. Pakuranga Rotary's 'Triumphs & Trivia' event is being held on Saturday,...

A cheeky sausage dog’s tale

  By Bridget Kelly Children's book Rocky's Cheeky Sneaky Breakfast is set to be released today at Botany Library. The book, which is co-created by Howick locals...

South Auckland voters have their say on Good in the Hood funding split

Local voters in South Auckland have determined what needs will be addressed in their community with Z Energy’s Good in the Hood funding -...


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