108 days ago

Youth politicians accuse Auckland Council of 'ageism'

Brittany Keogh Reporter from Manukau Courier

Auckland Council has been accused of ageism for paying members of its youth panel 30 per cent less than its older advisors.

Members of its youth advisory board, who are aged 14 to 24, are paid $173 per meeting, but a review has recommended the council raise their pay to match the rate of $250 per meeting, that members of other demographic panels get.

What do you think? Should young people get a pay rise? Read the full story here.

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45 minutes ago

Make your own outdoor ottoman

The Team from Resene ColorShop Manukau

Need somewhere to put your feet up when relaxing outside out can’t find anything to suit your place?

Why not create your own ottoman like this one made out of an old car tyre and paint it in a Resene colour to match your colour scheme.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Follow these easy step by step instructions to create your own.

1 day ago

Popular central Auckland food court, Food Alley, to close

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

Sad news for food lovers. Central Auckland institution Food Alley is closing its doors after 28 years.

Food Alley was Auckland's first dedicated asian food hall.

To read more, click here.

2 hours ago

Hi still looking for a fit new worker from Feb 1st

Darcy from Darcy Lawns Gardening & Landscaping

Hi i am strating to get ready busy with work but 1 guy will be going back to weekend work only so I am after a new staff who can do gardening work with me monday to Friday and weekends too jobs are gardening pall out weeds tree cutting hedges mowing lawns laying bark or weed matt jobs are all over Auckland if you have a car that's fine if not i can take you out with me the jobs are from grab one or treat me so pay is on a Tuesday night or Thursday it can be hard work