05:00am 06 Dec 2013 It is amazing how Christmas has come full circle. In the pre-Christian era, it used to be a fertility festival celebrated by European pagans, who did not believe in a male "jealous god" and his "only son".
05:00am 06 Dec 2013 This week has been a special week for my organisation the Manukau Urban Maori Authority (MUMA).
05:00am 03 Dec 2013 John Blakey is angry. Here's why: "We have two houses in Auckland, one in Stonefields and one in Northern Rodney at Ti Point.
05:00am 03 Dec 2013 It will come as no surprise that I'm a cheerleader for the Kiwis. I wear my heart on my sleeve where my three great loves of league, the Mangere East Hawks, the Vodafone Warriors and the Kiwis are concerned.
05:00am 02 Dec 2013 Imagine you're in hospital, waiting for surgery. The surgeon walks over, and you realise they're holding a butter knife, not a scalpel. They grin sheepishly, and mumble that maybe they're not totally qualified to operate, but they definitely have an opinion on what to do.
05:00am 05 Dec 2013 Every runner that crosses the finish line in any race will have a story to tell about the hurdles they had to overcome to get to the start line and the internal battles they fought to reach the finish.
05:00am 01 Aug 2013 Richard Hills and Joseph Bergin discuss the North Shore and what makes it great.
05:00am 09 Sep 2013 Any chance the Warriors had of playing finals footy were destroyed on Saturday night after a dismal showing against the St George Dragons.
05:00am 26 Nov 2013 Back street abortionists, sly groggers and late night illegal nightclub operators.