Northcross, Auckland

10 days ago

Cameras help cut red-light-running but thousands still do it

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, motorists running through red traffic lights create some of the highest death and injury risks. Auckland Transport's roll-out of cameras is making a difference, but do you think penalties are tough enough ? Read the story below:

2 days ago

Should Auckland Council execs get ATHOP cards instead of carparks?

Todd Niall Reporter from Auckland Stuff

Hi Neighbours, Auckland Council is looking to reduce the number of ratepayer funded carparks enjoyed by senior managers. It's down from 77 to 49. Is the council right to consider offering ATHOP cards instead? Read the story below:

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3 hours ago

What's On: Stars of Pasifika Poetry

Ria from Waterview

It’s Pacific month, so join us for a fantastic night with talented Pasifika poets. Also, bring your suede jandals to boogie with the Samoan Elvis! Free event - free parking.
Stars of Pasifika Poetry
  • Te Atatū Peninsula Library
6 hours ago

What's On: Alberton Market Day!

Rendell from Mount Albert

A quaint market featuring produce, crafts, food and a tearoom! Learn about seed saving with Katrina from Blue Borage at 12:30. With special guest gardening guru Lynda Hallinan.Free entry.
Alberton Market Day!
  • Alberton
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7 hours ago

Large desk and comfortable swivel chair (have one or both) FREE

Kathy from Oteha

FREE sturdy desk, gives plenty of room to study and spread out homework or paperwork. Very comfortable swivel adjustable chair in great working condition. Take the desk and chair or just one item. Desk is not very heavy but will probably need to be picked up by a ute or large van. Pickup from … View moreFREE sturdy desk, gives plenty of room to study and spread out homework or paperwork. Very comfortable swivel adjustable chair in great working condition. Take the desk and chair or just one item. Desk is not very heavy but will probably need to be picked up by a ute or large van. Pickup from Oteha, Albany.
Desk is 150 Length 70 wide and 70 high

Free

11 hours ago

Recipe: Lamb Salad

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Greg Heffernan's Marinated Lamb Salad recipe with Fresh Coriander & Mint Leaves

Ingredients
1 lamb fillet or ½ lamb loin

For the marinade:
1 shallot or 1 spring onion, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon fresh mint, sliced
1 tablespoon fresh coriander, sliced
5 or 6 pieces pickled … View more
Greg Heffernan's Marinated Lamb Salad recipe with Fresh Coriander & Mint Leaves

Ingredients
1 lamb fillet or ½ lamb loin

For the marinade:
1 shallot or 1 spring onion, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon fresh mint, sliced
1 tablespoon fresh coriander, sliced
5 or 6 pieces pickled ginger
Pinch of chilli powder or fresh chilli
Juice and zest of 1 lime
2-3 tablespoons soy sauce

To serve:
Handful of Mesclun salad
Few drops sesame oil
½ teaspoon toasted sesame seeds

Please follow the link for the full recipe.

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1 day ago

Poll: How common do you think Varicose Veins are?

Vein and Laser Group

Varicose veins are often quite symptomatic with aching, heaviness, cramp and itching. These problems may cause limitations to lifestyle choices and enjoyment of life.

At Vein & Laser, we want to know your thoughts. Simply vote down below.

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How common do you think Varicose Veins are?
  • 85% Very common
    85% Complete
  • 13.2% Not so common
    13.2% Complete
  • 1.8% Very rare
    1.8% Complete
167 votes
13 hours ago

Lace up for summer fun

The Team from Resene ColorShop Albany

Who wouldn’t want to show up to play in flash shoes like these? Customise a fresh pair of footwear or fancy up some old favourites – while covering up scuff marks – with nothing more than a few Resene testpots, artist’s brushes and a bit of good quality masking tape.

If your kids are … View more
Who wouldn’t want to show up to play in flash shoes like these? Customise a fresh pair of footwear or fancy up some old favourites – while covering up scuff marks – with nothing more than a few Resene testpots, artist’s brushes and a bit of good quality masking tape.

If your kids are little, you can help mask off any of the harder parts – such as around the soles – that you want to keep paint off of and remove laces, if there are any. You can even use this idea to makeover adult shoes that never get worn because the colour doesn’t go with anything.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene.

Find out how to makeover your shoes

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15 hours ago

FREE course for people with type 2 diabetes - Bayview

Heath Carle from Comprehensive Care

Learn to live well with diabetes
* FREE course for people with type 2 diabetes
* Learn how to better manage diabetes to live a healthier life
* Led by a dietitian and registered nurse
* Attendees will be given a bag of fresh fruit and vegetables on completion of the course (one per family)

Date: … View more
Learn to live well with diabetes
* FREE course for people with type 2 diabetes
* Learn how to better manage diabetes to live a healthier life
* Led by a dietitian and registered nurse
* Attendees will be given a bag of fresh fruit and vegetables on completion of the course (one per family)

Date: Thursday 26 March
Time: 9.00am - 3.30pm
Venue: Bayview Community House, 72 Bayview Road, Glenfield

Bookings are essential. You are welcome to bring a support person.

Contact us on 09 448 0019 or DSME@comprehensivecare.co.nz to book.

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21 hours ago

Give us your feedback on our proposed Annual Budget 2020/21

The Team from Auckland Council

Have your say on our proposed Annual Budget 2020/2021 and Council-Controlled Organisations Review.

You can also give your feedback for the Independent Panel about Auckland Transport, Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development, Panuku Development Auckland, Regional Facilities Auckland, and… View more
Have your say on our proposed Annual Budget 2020/2021 and Council-Controlled Organisations Review.

You can also give your feedback for the Independent Panel about Auckland Transport, Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development, Panuku Development Auckland, Regional Facilities Auckland, and Watercare.

Visit akhaveyoursay.nz to find out more and tell us what you think.
Have your say

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1 day ago

What's On: Meditate in Devonport

Michelle from Mount Eden

Learn Buddhist techniques to improve the quality of your life with meditation. Every Tuesday www.meditateinauckland.org............ $10 or $5 unwaged Beginners welcome
Meditate in Devonport
  • Devonport Library
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1 day ago

What's On: Meditate in Devonport

Michelle from Mount Eden

Learn Buddhist techniques to improve the quality of your life with meditation. Every Tuesday www.meditateinauckland.org............ $10 or $5 unwaged Beginners welcome
Meditate in Devonport
  • Devonport Library
1 day ago

Renovation mistakes you will want to avoid

Kiwi Self Storage - North Shore

With plenty of renovations happening around the Shore while the weather is good, we've pulled together some mistakes to try and avoid.

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1 day ago

What's On: North Shore Aglow

Marilyn from Hauraki

Experienced itinerant missionary and speaker, Denise Reid, brings inspiration and joy-filled hope for moving forward into 2020. All women welcome. A freewill offering taken towards expenses. Sorry no creche facility.
North Shore Aglow
  • Takapuna Cricket Club
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