107 days ago

Looking 4+ bedroom house

Jasvil from Hillcrest

Hi, me and my husband is looking for a 4 bedroom house around the shore. We are both working professional...details about us please message me.so i can update you.

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12 hours ago

Poll: Is the Government doing enough to stop recyclable materials going to landfill?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

The Government has thrown $124 million at reducing the country’s growing waste pile, but not everyone agrees that’s enough.

Local Government NZ says the funding should be matched with a “strategic waste plan”, with the goal for New Zealand to be able to process its own waste onshore.

In the last decade, the amount of waste at council landfills has increased by 48 per cent.

To read more, click here.

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Is the Government doing enough to stop recyclable materials going to landfill?
  • 17.4% Yes, more money and time is better spent elsewhere
    17.4% Complete
  • 82.6% No, NZ's waste and recycling system needs more focus
    82.6% Complete
638 votes
1 day ago

Humanely dealing with pests this winter.

Kylie Klein Nixon Reporter from Homed

Have you ever had a pest problem? I used to have a pet rat. They are smart, affectionate, clever little things. I'd never want to cause one unnecessary pain or suffering, which is why we've chosen to manage pests in our home with traps. It's not ideal, but it's better - and safer - than poison. I've done a little research on humane, effective vermin control during the wet months, when they like to come in from the cold. Take a look:

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4 hours ago

The Phantom Rubbish Dumper

Ann from Hillcrest

Please be advised that there is someone unknown in this neighbourhood, that is dumping rubbish in other people's bins, the area is in Eban Avenue from Compton Street upwards towards Monarch Avenue. I have had various paper, cartons, etc put in my recycle bin on rubbish day, and the other neighbours have complained as well, so please keep a lookout for these lazy people, they also dump the wrong sort of rubbish in the "green " bins on their monthly refuse collection. If you see anyone doing this especially in the "wee Small hours" do advise the rest of the neighbourhood. Thank you