Filling boxes with clothes

Making kids smile after Cyclone Pam

A teacher has come up with the idea of using shoe boxes to help children in Vanuatu smile.
collecting for Vanuatu

Iwi gets Crown apology

2:03pm The Crown has formally apologised to Ngaruahine iwi for harm done during the land confiscations.

Failing to catch break

Local surfing hope Paige Hareb has been knocked out of the Port Taranaki Pro this morning.

Dear Baz and the boys

OPINION: Mate, you asked us to dare to dream. We did. Now the reality is dawning.

Deputy PM doubtful on Marfell

Plans for a Housing New Zealand redevelopment of Marfell remain on ice.

Glimpse of future for district

Stratford residents have been given their first look at how their district will be shaped over the next 10 years.

Losing hair supporting loved-ones

A shaved head feels "weird", eight-year-old Jessica Knowles says.

Filling boxes with clothes

A teacher has come up with the idea of using shoe boxes to help children in Vanuatu smile.

Off to a flying start 75 years ago

Organic milk push 'worth wait'

Canoe prow to grace museum

Taranaki's cultural coffers have received a significant boost in recent times.

Elgar keeps Taranaki in hunt

Singles player Dean Elgar was the star for Taranaki on the opening day of the national intercentre event in Christchurch on Thursday.

Stags on ropes as Aces tighten grip

Brad Cachopa was in fine form for the Auckland Aces with an unbeaten 135 in Napier.

Amazing match lands in favour of NZ

CD battling hard against to salvage some pride

Jackson lands job with Ferns

Taranaki's Alan Jackson has taken another step up the coaching ladder.

Capital's $80m tower

A new $80 million office block is set to replace the quake-damaged BP House on Wellington's waterfront.

Tying the knot second time around

If you married young, chances are your estate was not exactly a goldmine.

Fonterra adds more milk powder to auction

Investor cash sought for trainer

KiwiRail cost-saving plan 'nuts'

Cash-strapped KiwiRail is proposing to replace electric trains with more diesel-powered engines, which could cost hundreds of jobs, union warns.

Legal spying doesn't make it right

A government statement in December 2012, announcing it had nominated Trade Minister Tim Groser for the position of director-general of the World Trade Organisation, was headed "PM supports Tim Groser's WTO bid".

That which binds us needn't rule us

No one needs rules. Rules are the refuge of the narrow mind, especially when it comes to language.

Time to dig deep for a neighbour

Can reptiles derail a new house?

Housing policy deceptive

The Government has acknowledged many state houses are not up to standard and have not been properly maintained.

Stylish houses under $500k

Yes, you can find an architecturally designed home in NZ that doesn't cost the earth.

Rain brings dancers inside

For years dancers have been leaping up in gardens across Taranaki.

Director lauds 'insane' comedy

More fun in facelifted Toyota coupe

'Gangster' look adds to old Chevy's appeal

Old Chev's owner not interested in tidying it up saying its ''gangster'' look adds to its appeal.


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Empowering the family

Persistence has paid off for Marfell Community School and the Marfell Community Trust.

Artists offered potluck sessions

For some Taranaki artists sharing is caring.

Animals ready to offer therapy

An animal farm aimed at providing therapy for both young and old has opened its gates for the first time.

Urenui Pa holds open day

A celebration of all things Ngati Mutunga was celebrated over the weekend.

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