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Learning English through art

Rosie Hutchinson is the education coordinator at Estuary Arts. A short course teaching English as a second language through art will be launched at Estuary...

Social media after death

By Alysha Dudley, Local Matters, Digital Coordinator It is almost impossible to exist in today’s society without having an online presence of some description and...

New pastor for Snells Beach Baptist

John DiCicco with his wife Jasmin. John DiCicco has been appointed the new pastor of the Snells Beach Baptist church. Pastor DiCicco, 25, was welcomed...

Harbour Hospice honours long-serving volunteers

Long-serving volunteers were honoured with a high tea. 30-year volunteer Maureen McQuarrie was presented with flowers by Warkworth Hospice Shop manager Liz Sanderson. 25-year volunteer...

All hands on deck at MTI as Covid storm subsides

Superyacht crewing is once again a buoyant industry. Mahurangi Technical Institute is poised to prepare students for a surge of demand for superyacht crew as...

Bequest generosity helps meet Hospice shortfall

Some of the funds Harbour Hospice has received through bequests have contributed to the redevelopment of its unit in Takapuna to be constructed this year....

Mahurangi College hosts career expo

One Mahurangi Business Association will team up with Mahurangi College to present a career expo in Warkworth on August 12. The Mahurangi College Future Pathways...

Fees-free scheme boosts numbers

NorthTec offers courses and multiple campuses as well as online. Northtec campuses will host an open day on September 10 for students planning to enrol...

Preparing financially for a funeral

Savings up to $10,000 with the Funeral Trust are excluded from government asset testing. Organising and paying for a funeral is a difficult task during...

Law scholarships offered

Rebecca Merry Warkworth-based law firm WRMK lawyers is offering two new $10,000 scholarships to support aspiring law students. The successful applicants will have demonstrated academic...