p_1.gif p_2.gif  

Hibiscus Matters

Nautilus-owners-2

Court hears of systemic failure in Orewa’s Nautilus apartments

The problems with the Nautilus building in Orewa, which were laid bare before the Auckland High Court last week, involve considerably more than leaky cladding.
The list of defects also included a leaking roof, podium and skylights, leaky and unsafe decks, and corroding steel.


Beachcombers pick up slack for Council

The work of clearing beaches of rubbish in regional parks, including Shakespear and Wenderholm, will largely fall to volunteers due to a reduction in the service levels provided by Council contractors.
 

Trench ‘warfare’ at college

The 100th anniversary of the start of World War I was commemorated by Orewa College last week with a battle scene, a replica trench, a fly past and a visit from the New Zealand Defence Force.

Latest eEdition...
More stories
Elections 2014
Council
Business
Sport
Entertainment
Health & Lifestyle
Feature
August 1 stories
       
Tui_on_Kowhai.jpg
Local green solutions for a better future unite business, government and community.
  business_hands.jpg
The smart money is on local businesses who provide reliable products and service.
  sport2_1.jpg
Sports mad kiwis love to hear the starter's whistle - sports news and results here.
  health_carrots.jpg
Good health and well-being starts at home. Local advice can get you started.
  arts1_1.jpg
Auckland's north boasts a vibrant arts community, embracing all ages.