The disappearance at the weekend of thousands of dollars worth of scaffolding has left a Kaiapoi church in the lurch.
Waimakariri community organisations would benefit from being in a purpose built "community hub" on the same site as the Rangiora health hub, says a Waimakariri District councillor.
An elderly Rangiora man who spent several hundred dollars on a matchmaking phone service says he was pressured to spend thousands more, after only one week and one failed match.
Damage and decay at Kaiapoi Pa has annoyed a former Department of Maori Affairs staffer.
Reuben Thorne and Frank Endacott came together for an enjoyable fundraising breakfast for Big Brother Big Sister.
Rea Rewiri-White couldn't believe her luck when she won a new car in a Starship Children's Hospital fundraiser.