Chess club marks 50th

The Howick-Pakuranga Chess Club this week celebrated its 50th anniversary. The club held a banquet at its clubrooms at Howick Bowling Club on Monday which...

The legacy of Yvonne Featherstone

Yvonne Featherstone’s 25 year career in New Zealand customs saw her make history as the country's first uniformed female customs officer. In May, Yvonne...

Fox shoots lowest back nine in Open history

Beachlands’ pro golfer Ryan Fox has become the first person in Open history to score a back-nine of 29 after shooting a three-under 68...

OPINION: Locals tackling local crime

Community safety has improved a lot over the years, mostly as a testament to the...

OPINION: No shame in glorious loss

Cricket’s greatest World Cup won by one Kiwi and lost by 11. That was the amazing...

OPINION: Sonny Bill on thin ice

Having suffered hamstring problems soon after making the All Blacks' 39-man squad, Sonny Bill Williams...

From taking theatre to US prisons to bringing it home

She takes Shakespeare behind bars in the USA. Former Howick resident Karen Burnett Hamer has been using theatre to work with prison inmates. It was Karen’s...

Sustainable fashion show at Botany Library

A fashion show combining style, environmental sustainability, and travel essentials was held at Botany Library...

Urban Growth Agenda critical

“Last week’s announcement of a 10 per cent year-on-year decline in Auckland’s April dwelling consents and...

Good news for birds, bad news for pests

It’s now easier for the community to join the fight to protect native bird species. Howick...
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