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Stress less at third age uni


Qualifications won't get you into this university but wisdom, life skills and a few grey hairs will.

Casting call for new 20-song musical

Don MacLeod

The writers of a musical about life-changing choices are on the hunt for a cast.

Shedding light on Matariki

Allen ‘‘Onesian’’ Vili

Uniting past and present with culture is what artist Allen "Onesian" Vili aims to do in his latest exhibition Mata Ariki.

New top dog takes over


There's a new nose helping to keep New Zealand's borders safe.

Cleanup helps whitebait

Matthew Bloxham

Whitebait are great swimmers but they can't jump so streams need to be clear of obstacles for fish to flourish.

Larvae found in orange drink

Muni Gurunadan

He felt sick just seconds after taking a sip of his favourite drink. Then he saw the bugs in his juice.

Hands-on experience at wonderful wetland


Students at Dawson Primary School are reeling with excitement at the completion of a new wetland.

Thieves go eeling at gardens


Artist Bing Dawe has little doubt why his bronze eel sculpture was stolen from Auckland Botanic Gardens.

Vandals fill pitch with holes


Damage to Mangere United's pitch is equal to the digging up of Eden Park as far as the upset club is concerned.

Students ditch public transport


Student commuters in Mangere are turning to their cars instead of the unreliable bus system.

'Warning signs' cars were stolen

speedo car driving

Former GP now scrap metal dealer fails in his bid to get convictions relating to receiving stolen cars overturned.

Tell hospital what you really think


Middlemore Hospital has introduced a survey allowing patients to have a say on experiences and services they receive.

Commuters sick of bus delays


A commuter reckons she could have travelled to Hamilton and back in the time it took her to go by bus from Ellerslie to work.

Legal high sales limited?

Legal Highs

Council moves towards plan for areas with a 'deprivation level' of 8, 9 or 10 to be free from the sale of legal highs.

Actor rises to challenge

Ekta Kumar

Imagine singing, acting and dancing in a musical stage production while being almost completely blind.

Maori input wanted on island's future

Puketutu Island

Puketutu Island is undergoing a 35-year rehabilitation project and input from local Maori is needed.

League stalwart honoured

Cathy Friend

Cathy Friend has been supporting rugby league for more than six decades and at 80 years old has no plans to stop.

What's behind closed doors

The E Ono Tama’i Pato team

Six women are staging a playreading looking at abuse in the home and how people deal with it .

Immortalising kiwi veterans


Photographer Chris Traill is on a mission to photograph all World War II veterans still living in NZ today.

New partnership to help needy

City mission

Auckland City Mission's stand-alone food bank in Otahuhu has closed its doors after 16 years in the area.

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