Man arrested after four car crashes in one hour

A man who stole several vehicles and caused mayhem in “a number of serious driving incidents” was finally arrested in Howick this morning. Senior Sergeant...

Cricket trophies on tour

By PJ Taylor Cricket’s on a roll with the ICC World Cup swinging into action, and Howick Pakuranga Cricket Club’s on an equally exciting high,...

Smith chalks up 100 first team games

On Saturday Bucklands Beach AFC celebrated with Josh Smith, his 100th first team game when they played Waitemata in NRFL Div 1 at Lloyd Elsmore...

Everything under the hammer at The Five Stags

The new team at The Five Stags have big plans for the Whitford local, including a new name and full makeover. The doors will be...

OPINION: A budget on botched catch phrases

There’s a lot of partisan commentary on Budget 2019 out there already. The red team says everything is great. The blue team says everything...

Major surgery no match for 104-year-old

While the thought of major surgery would be daunting for many, the operating table was no big deal for 104-year-old Len Darr. Just three week’s...

The Nukes pioneer ukulele affection

Of all musical instruments, the ukulele is the one that makes everyone happy. Even grumps crack a smile. The high and bright string sound hits...

Students go without for a good cause

It’s New Zealand’s largest youth fundraising event and this year World Vision’s 40 Hour Famine will see close to 30,000 Auckland students from around...

Elton John helps out Stockade Hill campaigners

The opening night of Elton John’s biopic ‘Rocketman’ was a sell out at Monterey cinema in Howick – and all for a very good...

Queen’s Birthday Honours: Yvette Corlett made a Dame

Sporting great, the late Yvette Corlett CNZM, MBE of Howick has been made a Dame Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in...