55 days ago

Father of Marist College student 'turned away twice' for testing

Melanie Earley Reporter from Central Leader

Kia ora neighbours, a father of a Marist College student says he was denied a coronavirus test twice before testing positive.
One week after attending an event at the school, Geoff Muliaga Brown said he began feeling ill. He attempted to get tested twice over four days but was turned away.

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The Art of a Club Sandwich

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

In New Zealand, business entertaining often occurs at drinks party events with elegant finger food hosted in the office reception or board room. The menu must be varied, with some vegetarian and gluten-free options and offer a mixture of fresh and crunchy palate-tempting snacks.

The Classic Club Sandwich remains one of these 'comfort dishes' that is ever popular but it needs to hold together so that the components don't slip alway and fall on your special jacket or silk dress.

As part of our Canapes and Drinks Party Cuisine module, we make a classic club with the test being - can you cut it in a triangle shape, on its side, and place on a platter, without the sandwich collapsing...

1 hour ago

Will you make the most of changes to DIY rules?

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, how do you feel about the changes to building consent rules for low-risk home projects?

The government says the change will save homeowners time and money, but pro builder and The Block NZ foreman Peter Wolfkamp, is advising caution if you're planning a DIY sleep-out or office. Find out why, here.

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1 hour ago

Auckland sky glows green as clouds and Sky Tower lights create eerie atmosphere

Ripu Bhatia Reporter from Central Leader

Hi neighbours,

Low clouds, moisture and the Sky Tower's lights created an eerie glow that mystified residents on Monday night.

Did you witness this?

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