185 days ago

Central Otago mayoralty race under way

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Central Otago News

Central Otago major Tim Cadogan, faces a challenge from Cr Victoria Bonham for the mayoral chains.

Five people are running for the Cromwell ward, which has four vacancies, and 11 people are running for the Vincent ward, which has five vacancies.

The Maniototo and Teviot Valley wards each have one nomination.

Eight people are vying for the four seats available on the Cromwell Community Board, five for the Maniototo Community Board (four vacancies), seven for the Vincent Community Board (four vacancies), and five for the Teviot Valley Community Board (four vacancies).

Click the link below to see the full list of candidates.

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10 hours ago

Make a visit to start a conversation.

Yvette Williams Retirement Village

Talking to a family member about care can be difficult. To help start a conversation, you’re invited to visit our Open Day this Sunday.

This is a chance for you, and your family members, to experience the feeling of community at Ryman Care, first-hand.
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10 hours ago

Pioneering retirement for a trailblazing generation

Ryman Healthcare Limited

Our residents are not shy or retiring. They live their lives with passion and purpose. They strive to push further, create better, and go beyond the ordinary. We are pioneering a new way to live in retirement. One with flexibility, certainty, and the ability to dial care up and down as you need it.

Ryman has been pioneering retirement living for 35 years. Our New Zealand and Australian villages are named after trailblazers: Sir Edmund Hilary, Weary Dunlop, Rita Angus, Nellie Melba. We always have, and always will, challenge the status quo and adapt to better serve our residents.
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3 days ago

Want great gardening advice for free?

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

In this week's issue of Get Growing, love and a gazillion red roses are in the air as we ask florists from around the country what they really think of Valentine's Day. We also have leafy green tips on growing trees including propagation, pollarding and even thinking like a tree.

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