New bins carry electronic chip

It was a call from one of the Times readers that set us thinking. The caller expressed concern about the new wheelie rubbish bins...

Art Salon invites artists of different genres

With a vision to make it an artistic and cultural hub, the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple in Flat Bush rolled out yet another...

Howick Has All Their Bases Covered

Howick are off to a great start at the National Women's Softball Tournament, currently under way at Meadowlands Reserve, Howick, winning all their games so...

Korean war veterans saluted

Torrential rain forced Korean War Veterans to abandon their final march outside the Auckland War Memorial Museum last week. The national body representing them –...

McDonald’s undergoes $2M development

Customers dropping by the Ti Rakau Drive McDonald’s restaurant may notice some new and improved renovations. The restaurant, which first opened in November 2002, has...

Touch Blacks goal in sight

At just 17 years of age, Kodi Barlow has been playing Touch Rugby for slightly less than 10 years. She started at age eight, playing...

Looking ahead to the next 30

A vision for the next three decades of development within Howick Village is being put into writing in a Howick Village Centre plan sponsored...

‘Like waking up in a river’

Tuesday night was a standard one for Grant Henson and his family. Like most of us, he went to bed listening to the rain...

Text to desex

Owners of pitbulls and other menacing dogs are being targeted in a new de-sexing drive aimed at reducing dog attacks on Aucklanders, particularly children. With...

Wild weather moves on

You could be forgiven for half-expecting to see Noah's Ark floating down the road at some point in the last week as continuous downpours...


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