A home away from home

The smell of fresh baking wafts through the centre, and a single word comes to mind - homely. Early Connections is a beautiful new childcare...

Heimgartner and Miles claim Bathurst round honours

Andre Heimgartner has dominated the final race of Porsche Carrera Cup Australia’s penultimate 2017 event at Mount Panorama to claim the round victory, while...

It’s time for Whips n Spurs

Get your squad together and celebrate the start of Auckland’s social season when Ellerslie’s iconic Whips n Spurs party returns on Saturday, 28 October. Whips...

Avery shines at Nationals

The Year 10 student recently won his weighlifting division in the National Secondary School Championships in Whangarei. He placed first in his weight class and was also named best overall lifter for the comp.

Lodge supports Down syndrome

This month, the Freemasons of Howick presented the UpsideDowns Education Trust with a cheque for $10,500 to support children in the Howick/Pakuranga area with...

Time to bring in video evidence

Hard hitting visual evidence on camera could soon become the way of recording crimes of domestic harm on video for the Police In a pilot...

Success on the slopes for Elim

The girls' team, coached by Tody Granat, has remained the defending champion as the number one girls snowboarding team in the North Island.

Future bright for BBAFC girls

Girls at Bucklands Beach Association Football Club (BBAFC) have capped off a fantastic playing season. The 12th grade premiership team wrapped up with a fine...

Heimgartner gets supercars call up

Dannemora local, Andre Heimgartner will race in this weekend’s Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 for Brad Jones Racing in the #14 Freightliner Australia Holden Commodore...

Call for action after three crashes in eight days

*UPDATED A car carrying three teen boys which lost control along Mellons Bay Road last week narrowly missed pedestrians and wrote off two parked cars. Some Mellons...


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