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AIM digs in at Warkworth centre

The community organisation Adults in Motion has started a vegetable garden at their centre on SH1 in Warkworth.

Weight loss leads to bragging rights

When Jason Bragg of Manly lost 42kg, it not only improved his life and health but also turned around a family problem with obesity.

Personality just one piece of the career puzzle

Nicky Gumbrell reckons she can tell quite a lot about someone before she even brings out her Personality Puzzle cards.

Springboard mentoring programme outlined

Lulu Perkins from Springboard Community Works, based at Snells Beach, was the guest speaker at last month’s Warkworth Men’s Fellowship Club meeting.

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Women acknowledged for recipe for success

Two of the women honoured with a yellow rose by Zonta Hibiscus Coast last month had more in common than their dedication to community causes.

Patroller’s dedication rewarded

A community patroller who has been involved with the Whangaparaoa service since its inception in 2008 was thanked by Police last month.

End of the road for meals on wheels

A drop in demand and changing demographics have led to the demise of two long-running local services for the elderly run by the Rodney Charitable Health Trust.

Harbour oyster farms reopen

Sewage or vomit from a vessel was the most likely cause of an oyster contamination earlier this year that forced the temporary closure of five oyster farms on Mahurangi Harbour.

Blue Light for youth emergency initiative

North Rodney Blue Light is focusing on engaging young people in their community this year, with community youth coordinator Shane Gould launching a joint initiative with members of volunteer emergency services and Civil Defence.

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