Morningside, Auckland

40 minutes ago

Quick-thinking stranger saves Mt Roskill man's life

Caroline Williams Reporter from Central Leader

Jay Kumar technically shouldn't be alive today, but he is, thanks to the quick actions of those around him when he went into cardiac arrest at Mercury Plaza foodcourt last September.

The Mt Roskill local was given CPR by a bystander until emergency services arrived, which he credits with … View more
Jay Kumar technically shouldn't be alive today, but he is, thanks to the quick actions of those around him when he went into cardiac arrest at Mercury Plaza foodcourt last September.

The Mt Roskill local was given CPR by a bystander until emergency services arrived, which he credits with saving his life.

He doesn't know who the person was, but says it was a "godsend" they were there.

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7 hours ago

Kitchen, bathroom & laundry makeovers!

Jade Powell from The Building Guys

We focus on high-quality home improvements with our speciality being your dream kitchen, bathroom and laundry makeover. We promise quality work and to give a fair price.

If you need professional friendly people to help you transform any room or space in your house then call us today!
Book an appointment

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7 hours ago

Get ready for summer

Cover Corp

Summer is just a CoverCorp awning away!

Your complete awning specialist for awning, canopies, patio screens and retractable roof systems.

Covercorp (formerly Rentex Canvas Company) has been in business for more than 28 Years. Our dedicated staff have a combined experience of more than 70 … View more
Summer is just a CoverCorp awning away!

Your complete awning specialist for awning, canopies, patio screens and retractable roof systems.

Covercorp (formerly Rentex Canvas Company) has been in business for more than 28 Years. Our dedicated staff have a combined experience of more than 70 Years! You may not realize it, but many awnings in Auckland are an Original Covercorp Awning.

Contact us for your complimentary on-site consultation.
Webiste: www.covercorp.co.nz
Phone: 09 579 0570
Find out more

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7 days ago

Halloween's Trick 'o Treatin'

Liz from Mount Eden

Anyone getting involved in the spirit of trick or treating? Front of our house gets the annual Halloween do-up during the Term 3 school holidays. Has become increasingly popular on our street (shout out to Burnley Terrace). Can't WAIT. I LOVE it.

Thoughts on Halloween, you fine humans?

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Anyone getting involved in the spirit of trick or treating? Front of our house gets the annual Halloween do-up during the Term 3 school holidays. Has become increasingly popular on our street (shout out to Burnley Terrace). Can't WAIT. I LOVE it.

Thoughts on Halloween, you fine humans?

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20 hours ago

Get fit for FREE!

Sarah Moore from Froot Camp

Hi neighbours - wanna get fit for summer? Froot Camp is a boot camp that's been running in Auckland Domain for three years - and it's completely free. Come and train in Auckland's most beautiful park and get fit with a bunch of fun, supportive and friendly peeps.

We train 6pm … View more
Hi neighbours - wanna get fit for summer? Froot Camp is a boot camp that's been running in Auckland Domain for three years - and it's completely free. Come and train in Auckland's most beautiful park and get fit with a bunch of fun, supportive and friendly peeps.

We train 6pm Tuesday and Thursdays and 9am Saturday (whatever the weather)

It's a great bunch of people and you couldn't train in a more beautiful spot. All fitness levels welcomed, and encouraged. You don't need to get fit before you come, we're here to help you do that.

Questions? Ask below! Or visit our site.

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1 day ago

SingForJoy choir - all welcome

Max from Waterview

SingForJoy is an open to all choir with around 50 members. We are a sociable bunch and learn songs in a variety of styles. Although the emphasis is on having fun, we do put on a good performance. We meet on Wednesday evenings in Point Chevalier. Term 4 starts on Wednesday 16th October and this week… View moreSingForJoy is an open to all choir with around 50 members. We are a sociable bunch and learn songs in a variety of styles. Although the emphasis is on having fun, we do put on a good performance. We meet on Wednesday evenings in Point Chevalier. Term 4 starts on Wednesday 16th October and this week is FREE for newcomers.
Full details are at www.singforjoy.org.nz.... You can come along on any Wednesday – no need to register, just turn up”.

Whether you have sung in the group previously or not, come along and experience the joy of singing in a group.

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15 hours ago

Door repair

Good4wood Ltd. T/a Sash Window Repairs

Common issue with aluminum joinery. Inside timber liner is water damaged.
Before and after repair photos of sliding door.

15 hours ago

Nasty surprise on the job

Good4wood Ltd. T/a Sash Window Repairs

We never know what we are going to find. Like this job. Live wire, cut off and pushed into the soft timber underside of a window sill

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4 days ago

What's your message to the newly elected Auckland councillors?

Brittany Keogh Reporter from Central Leader

Hi neighbours, As Phil Goff is elected as Auckland mayor for a second three year term, a North Shore couple have a message for the incoming councillors and local board: invest in infrastructure over cutting rates. What issues would you like to see the council take action on this term in your … View moreHi neighbours, As Phil Goff is elected as Auckland mayor for a second three year term, a North Shore couple have a message for the incoming councillors and local board: invest in infrastructure over cutting rates. What issues would you like to see the council take action on this term in your community? Please write NFP if you don't want your comment used in stories.

16 hours ago

Sash window repair.

Good4wood Ltd. T/a Sash Window Repairs

We prevented A future problem happening when working on a house restoration. Discovered the new architraves had been screwed on. The long screws used protruded into the cavity where the counter weight sits. There is no way this window would have worked once it was closed in.

4 days ago

Sushi restaurant owner furious as paver from Albert St works used to smash windows

Danielle Clent Reporter from Central Leader

Hi neighbours, a business owner says having his shop broken into just makes dealing with the construction of City Rail Link harder.

In the early hours on Sunday morning, Sumo Sushi was broken into using a paver from a nearby construction site.
Please put NFP if you do not want your comments used … View more
Hi neighbours, a business owner says having his shop broken into just makes dealing with the construction of City Rail Link harder.

In the early hours on Sunday morning, Sumo Sushi was broken into using a paver from a nearby construction site.
Please put NFP if you do not want your comments used in print.

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21 hours ago

Buy-back and amnesty for prohibited firearms and parts

Auckland City District Police

After changes to firearm laws, the government introduced a six month amnesty period. This means that anyone with firearms and parts that are no longer legal have until 20 December 2019 to hand them in to Police.

Police are providing a number of ways for people to hand-in their firearms or … View more
After changes to firearm laws, the government introduced a six month amnesty period. This means that anyone with firearms and parts that are no longer legal have until 20 December 2019 to hand them in to Police.

Police are providing a number of ways for people to hand-in their firearms or parts, including Police-run collection events - bit.ly...

If you can’t make a collection event, check whether there is a dealer near you - bit.ly...

If you think you have a unique prohibited item and are eligible to apply for compensation, find out how you can do that here - bit.ly...

Some firearms can also be modified and there is also a list of approved gunsmiths eligible to do the work - bit.ly...

FAQ’s here - bit.ly... or call 0800 311 311.

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21 hours ago

VIVID Photo exhibition by Mike Williams

Mike from Kingsland

Vivid Photo exhibit 453 K'RD Lifewise Merge cafe Ponsonby celebrates colour and pastterns natural and man-made.
They are all high quality canvas prints ranging in size from 59 x 40 cm to 70 x 50 cm and costs range from $160 to $250.
10% of any sales go to Lifewise to help the homeless.
To view… View more
Vivid Photo exhibit 453 K'RD Lifewise Merge cafe Ponsonby celebrates colour and pastterns natural and man-made.
They are all high quality canvas prints ranging in size from 59 x 40 cm to 70 x 50 cm and costs range from $160 to $250.
10% of any sales go to Lifewise to help the homeless.
To view take a walk to K'RD to Merge grab a coffee (all sales at Merge go to Lifewise) and put some colour in your life !

22 hours ago

St Mary's College Homestay Families Needed!

Jacob Sheehan from St Mary's College Auckland

ST MARY’S COLLEGE, Catholic School for Girls, 11 New Street, Ponsonby, Auckland

HOMESTAY FAMILIES WANTED URGENTLY FOR 2020

We are looking for caring families to host our International Students. If you have a spare room, live in Ponsonby, surrounding areas or near a city-bound bus route and are… View more
ST MARY’S COLLEGE, Catholic School for Girls, 11 New Street, Ponsonby, Auckland

HOMESTAY FAMILIES WANTED URGENTLY FOR 2020

We are looking for caring families to host our International Students. If you have a spare room, live in Ponsonby, surrounding areas or near a city-bound bus route and are interested in learning about new cultures.

$310.00 WEEKLY REMUNERATION OFFERED FOR SHORT-TERM AND SCHOOL YEAR PLACEMENTS.

Please email for more information on this rewarding opportunity.

Sam van Deventer at svandeventer@stmaryak.school.nz

or phone on 376 6568 ext 817.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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