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Billion Dollar Smile

The smile that keeps taking more and more from our wallets in increased levies, increased rates, and red tape designed to fill the council coffers....

Public ignore warnings on Karioitahi Beach

1500 – 2000 people descended on Karioitahi Beach on Auckland Anniversary day. Auckland Anniversary weekend saw people flock to the beach to escape the high humidity and cool the warm calm conditions...

Your WOW Award

This week’s wow award goes to one of the new owners of Cafe Karma, Waiuku, Josephine. “Josephine always has an amazing warm friendly smile, always addresses her...

Youth MP learns the ropes

In October 2015 Connor McCormick was appointed Hunua Electorate’s Youth MP. There was very strong competition for this position. An appointment is made every three years with the lucky person learning what it is like...

Opinion

A note from Emma’s desk

By the time you are reading this I am hoping that I survived the heat wave that has affected Perth, Australia, over the weekend....

How careful do we need to be?

My Question is: Who would have been to blame in this situation? I was recently following behind a tractor for...

A storm rolls in

Darren Masters of Waiuku managed to capture this great shot of the storm rolling in on Sunday, January 31. This was...

Baker’s Banter

Over three successive weekends in late February and early March, significant contributions to our communities through membership within volunteer Fire Brigades or Rural Fire...

Community feedback

In the rush to provide much needed additional housing in Auckland, some thought needs to be made as to what sort of city...