Koro Percy Reedy, Michael van de Elzen

Farewell to a community kaumatua

He was hailed as a grandfather to the community – someone who was known for his generosity of spirit and all-embracing presence. On Tuesday, March...

Open doors at Uxbridge

By Nathan Morton Pakuranga College student It’s an exciting month for the Uxbridge Performing Arts Centre, which is set to host an Open Day for the...

Ready, set… go!

By Nathan Morton Pakuranga College student It was all smiles for pre-schoolers in the Howick district as the local kindergarten once again held their annual Bike-a-Thon. Hosted...
Uxbridge Centre Howick

Uxbridge pleads for help to stay afloat

It’s been an entertainment hub for the Howick Village for 35 years, providing the community with a cultured sense of all the arts has...

From back surgery to mountain trek

When Katie Leigh, 63, was lying in her hospital bed after undergoing major back surgery in June 2016, she never imagined that less than...

AT HOP rules Auckland’s public transport

The AT HOP card is now used for 91% of trips on trains, buses and ferries in Auckland. Three years after the card was fully...
Damaged Bus Stop Howick

Bus driver brings the roof down

  Commuters catching the bus in Howick Village this morning may have arrived to a strange sight. A Howick & Eastern bus crashed into the bus shelter...

Building strong foundations for cricket at MHJC

Mission Heights Junior College (MHJC) will soon have three new cricket nets. The nets will be the end product of months of planning and work...

HPK swim to success

Howick Pakuranga Swim Club retained their 3rd place club ranking last week at the Swimming New Zealand Age Group Championships held at Wellington Regional...

A peek into the inside world

Former Botany Downs Secondary College student Sonna Narayanan has been selected as a student blogger at the University of Auckland as part of an...


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