Shelly Park School turns 40

By Hannah Williams It’s a big year for Shelly Park School as they celebrated their big 40 last Tuesday also known as Foundation Day, the...

Kiwi kayakers fade on final day

The New Zealand challenge faded on the final day of the ICF world cup canoe slalom round in Slovenia on Sunday, although Tauranga's Jack...

The art of storytelling

By Hannah Williams Bringing a person’s story to life through art, Mark Stevenson has taken his passion for all things creative and made a name...

Cheerful re-enactment of a dark tale

The Howick Children’s and Youth Theatre is excited about the production of  The Pied Piper - a colourful and cheerful re-enactment of the very...

Cancer and plogging changed her life

Being diagnosed with Cancer saved her life, says Charlotte Liu who has learned to embrace life and do something positive for the environment and...

Robberies down, vehicle thefts up

The good news is robberies in the area are down 11 per cent over the past 12 months. The bad news is thefts from vehicles, particularly those...

A creative eye on nature

A combination of passion for the environment, fashion and all things crafty attracted schools from all over South Auckland to enter the 2019 Eye...

OPINION: Combine the top playmakers

Call me crazy but I would like to see the All Blacks combine Richie Mo’unga and Beauden Barrett in the five-eighths before the World...

Measles reported at two east Auckland schools

Two cases of the highly contagious disease measles have been reported at two local schools. Dr Julia Peters, clinical director at the Auckland Regional Public...

Orchestra brings beats to Howick

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) musicians are heading to All Saints Church in Howick on Monday  July 1 to showcase the incredibly versatile side of...