Local CAB marks 40 years

It’s said a little advice goes a long way and that would be true of the Pakuranga-Eastern Manukau Citizens’ Advice Bureau which recently celebrated...

Successful Paint Works

It was a case of brushstrokes all round at the Beachlands Memorial Hall last month when guests turned out for the opening of the...

Orchid show dazzles

Once again the annual Howick Orchid Show held last month in the Fencible Lounge was a blooming success. Visitors marvelled at the beautiful colours and delicate forms...

Maison de Tease at The Lounge

If it takes two to tango, it takes at least as many to tease! When The Lounge hosted a (little bit) bawdy burlesque evening (Maison...

Sewtec fashion showcase

If anyone knows how to sew a fine seam it’s the students from Sewtec Fashion Academy whose designer efforts were recently applauded at the...

Easy ‘RIDERS’ benefit charity

This year’s New Zealand Motorcycle Show hosted by the Papakura Rotary Club at the ASB Showgrounds in Auckland wheeled out scores of eye-catching motorcycles...

On parade with Belle

It was all fashion, fun and frivolity at Belle boutique’s spring fashion parade held at The Lounge, Howick. Showcasing a wide variety of new season...


It was hello Caroline Rennie and goodbye Nelson Choi when guests gathered last month to celebrate The Gift Room’s change of ownership, interior transformation...

Fitness Day for Donna

Family, friends and the community stretched their bodies and turned out their pockets recently at a Fitness Day for Donna to help local resident,...

Dining in Style

Every month it’s a case of ‘guess who’s coming to dinner?’ at Ryman’s Bruce McLaren Retirement Village in Howick. This glamorous ‘fine dining’ event is always...
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